chemical calisthenics

Here’s a set of lyrics to shift your brain to knots within knots on some fundamentals of chemistry. This would have been choice for those classes in 10th grade if I had to take them over again.

Lyrics: I can do anything

Neutron, proton, mass effect, lyrical oxidation, yo irrelevant Mass spectrograph, your [...]

madagascan moth drinks the tears of birds

I like how they describe the proboscis of the moth as being a “fearsome harpoon”. Heh. Makes me wish I had a proboscis if I was in trouble.

A species of moth drinks tears from the eyes of sleeping birds using a fearsome proboscis shaped like a harpoon, scientists have revealed. The new discovery [...]