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World Science Festival NYC

World Science Festival NYC

The World Science Festival returns to New York City June 1-5, 2011 with a sweeping array of cutting-edge science programs designed to make the esoteric understandable and the familiar fascinating. The world’s leading scientific minds will be joined by… Read the rest

Meanwhile in America

Meanwhile in America

Math hard. Math make head hurt.

Child Mummy Sacrifice

Child Mummy Sacrifice

They are perfectly preserved child mummies unearthed on top of a volcano in northwest Argentina. As young as 6 years old, these three children were chosen to die as an Incan sacrifice to their gods.

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Scientists Cure Cancer, But No One Cares

Scientists Cure Cancer, But No One Cares

Canadian researchers find a simple cure for cancer, but major pharmaceutical companies are not interested because the method cannot be patented, and without a patent they can’t make money. Seriously.

The iPad Was Predicited In 1994

The iPad Was Predicited In 1994

Back in 1994, this video entitled The Tablet Newspaper: A Vision of the Future was released. It talked about the future of media, and how we will be receiving it. It shows us that the great minds and forward… Read the rest

Alien Corpse Found in Russia

Alien Corpse Found in Russia

Well, an amazingly detailed sculpture of one was found… Good job.

Pollen Explosion

Pollen Explosion

The tree came.

Exploding H-Bombs In Space

Exploding H-Bombs In Space

You could get away with just about anything back in the 60′s. Here’s all the proof you need.

Conservatives and Liberals Have Different Brain Anatomy

Conservatives and Liberals Have Different Brain Anatomy

According to a new study, your brain anatomy determine’s your political views. Feel free to blame FOX NEWS as long as you want though.

Cognitive neuroscientist Ryota Kanai and colleagues at University College London recruited 90 student volunteers and… Read the rest

12yo Astrophysics Prodigy

12yo Astrophysics Prodigy

Twelve year old Jacob Barnett is not only a math whiz, but he is taking on science’s big questions about how the universe began, the density of light, the density of the universe, and also making corrections… Read the rest

Like Father, Like Daughter

Like Father, Like Daughter

Wouldn’t expect much less.

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Proximal Humerus Plate

Proximal Humerus Plate


I know all ALIAB readers have been wondering what it would look like to get a metal plate screwed into their shoulder. No? Just me? Well here it is anyway. Open surgery always fascinated me.

How Laxatives Work

How Laxatives Work


Who knew that all this time, tiny magical elves appeared in my colon to give it a good scrubbin. It’s Magic.

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Be Healthy. Stare At Boobs.

Be Healthy. Stare At Boobs.

Hey ladies, we’re allowed to stare..science says so. “The authors of the study recommend that men stare at breasts for at least 10 minutes a day.” I’m just hoping that with this new found knowledge, we do no inevitably… Read the rest

See Me After Class!

See Me After Class!

I’m guessing that he aced the test, and was going after some extra credit.

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