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This changes everything

Engineering humor

A hydroelectric dam is also known as a heavy water reactor.

Back to normal?

Well, eventually – but I’m not in a big hurry. Thanks to for hitting the nail on the head yet again. – 21 June 22021

How normal is your life becoming?

Thanks to!

Ah, the good old days

More humor from over at xkcd.
“I can’t wait until this is all over and I can go back to riding my horse through the mall.”

Oh, no! Now you’ve done it!

Another great XKCD comic.

Thank you to Gretchen McCulloch for fielding this question, and sorry that as a result the world’s foremost internet linguist has been devoured by the brown one. She will be missed.

Astronomy humor

Star types explained by

This article is about Eta Carinae, a luminous blue hypergiant with anomalous Fe[ii] emission spectra. For the 1998 Brad Bird film, see The Iron Giant (film).

Astronomy humor is at it again.

It may remain in equilibrium for some time, slowly growing, and then suddenly become significantly redder.

Now that’s funny! has posted a truly amazing candidate for the “Best Science Humor of 2020” award.

I asked them if it was safe to be running tours during the pandemic.
They said, “During the what?””

About predictive modeling…

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