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by Tiktaalik
March 10th, 2014, 8:55 pm
Forum: 2014 Study Events
Topic: Astronomy C
Replies: 132
Views: 25769

Re: Astronomy C

Does anyone know where a good complete list of all the objects in the Henry Draper catalogue can be found? I've been able to find most of the other important star catalogues we might need to use.
by Tiktaalik
February 6th, 2014, 4:43 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: The Bill Nye-Ken Ham debate analysis
Replies: 10
Views: 1061

Re: The Bill Nye-Ken Ham debate analysis

The winner of the debate was determined the moment they were asked what would change their minds; Bill Nye said any single piece of empirical scientific evidence against the theory of evolution by natural selection would change his mind, and Ken (S)Ham said that nothing would ever change his mind, e...
by Tiktaalik
January 19th, 2014, 1:28 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: The Political Compass Test II: AKA Starpug Is Still A Commie
Replies: 45
Views: 5560

Re: The Political Compass Test II: AKA Starpug Is Still A Co

Economic Left/Right: -3.12
Social Libertarian/Authoritarian: -5.38
That's a lot more to the left in terms of economics than I thought I'd get.
by Tiktaalik
January 18th, 2014, 8:43 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Scientific heroes
Replies: 10
Views: 1146

Re: Scientific heroes

Though some might dispute the "scientist" distinction, I would have to go with Carl Gustav Jung. Psychology is science... Right? Psychology can be science, as long as it adheres to the scientific method and any conclusions made in it are testable and falsifiable, but I wouldn't consider Jung that m...
by Tiktaalik
January 18th, 2014, 8:33 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Philosophy Discussion
Replies: 25
Views: 2555

Re: Philosophy Discussion

I've changed my stance on philosophy as of recently, and I've been reading Thus Spoke Zarathustra by Friedrich Nietzche, and I plan to read An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding by David Hume when I'm done with Zarathustra . I'm exactly understanding all of Zarathustra's teachings, but those tha...
by Tiktaalik
November 10th, 2013, 12:05 pm
Forum: 2014 Question Marathons
Topic: Entomology B/C ID/Question Marathon
Replies: 613
Views: 52681

Re: Entomology B/C ID/Question Marathon

Czery wrote:
Tiktaalik wrote:
[img]http://www.cmnh.org/site/Img/ResearchandCollections/InvertZoo/024_Cochliomya-mascellaria_.jpg[/img]
Diptera Calliphoridae (blowfly) Larvae ?
Correct! (the species is Cochliomyia masselaria) Your turn.
by Tiktaalik
November 10th, 2013, 8:16 am
Forum: 2014 Question Marathons
Topic: Entomology B/C ID/Question Marathon
Replies: 613
Views: 52681

Re: Entomology B/C ID/Question Marathon

[img]http://www.cmnh.org/site/Img/ResearchandCollections/InvertZoo/024_Cochliomya-mascellaria_.jpg[/img]
by Tiktaalik
November 8th, 2013, 7:59 pm
Forum: 2014 Question Marathons
Topic: Entomology B/C ID/Question Marathon
Replies: 613
Views: 52681

Re: Entomology B/C ID/Question Marathon

cookiecandy123 wrote:
[img]http://caterpillarblog.files.wordpress.com/2012/03/boreid_3.jpg[/img]
Mecoptera, obviously
Boreidae
Boreus brumalis?
by Tiktaalik
November 1st, 2013, 2:29 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Scientific Quotes!!
Replies: 32
Views: 3591

Re: Scientific Quotes!!

"In questions of science the authority of a thousand is not worth the humble reasoning of a single individual" ~Galileo Galilei "Ignorance more frequently begets confidence than does knowledge: it is those who know little, and not those who know much, who so positively assert that this or that probl...
by Tiktaalik
October 29th, 2013, 3:19 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: WHO here is a Dr. Who fan?
Replies: 36
Views: 2789

Re: WHO here is a Dr. Who fan?

Who else is excited for 23.11.2013?

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