Category Archives: Weirdscifacts

Twitter Weird Science Facts, Volume 2

Continuing to post a #weirdscifacts a day on Twitter; here’s the latest summary since my last posting! 16. (January 16). Project A119, when the US almost nuked the Moon to boost domestic morale.  The Cold War was a really scary time, … Continue reading

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The return of the “Weird science facts!”

Those who have been around this blog for a while will remember that I did a two year nonstop marathon of “weird science facts” (hashtag #weirdscifacts), with at least one fact a day.  It got pretty darn hard to keep it up … Continue reading

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Weird science facts: October — December 2012

While I work on some more detailed physics posts, I thought it would be a good time to recap some recent weird science facts that I’ve posted to Twitter under my longtime hashtag #weirdscifacts! Oct 24: Aww. Nineteen Species Of … Continue reading

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Weird science facts: July — August 2012

Though I stopped doing a Twitter weird science fact (#weirdscifacts) a day early this year, I’m still occasionally posting facts as I come across them.  Here’s a collection of a few tidbits I came across over the past couple of … Continue reading

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Weird science facts: April — May 2012

Though I stopped doing a Twitter weird science fact (#weirdscifacts) a day several months ago, I’m still occasionally posting facts as I come across them.  Here’s a collection of a few tidbits I came across over the past couple of … Continue reading

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Weird science facts: “Why am I still doing this?” edition

I’ve definitely decided to stop doing a Twitter #weirdscifacts a week, but it’s hard to slow down!  I’ll be travelling for the rest of the week, however, so I’ll be forced to stop at last — here’s a few facts … Continue reading

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Weird science facts — the final (regular) edition!

With the fact of March 14th, I have posted a weird science fact on Twitter every day for two years straight.  That’s one more year of #weirdscifacts than I expected to do, and I think this makes a good time … Continue reading

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