Monthly Archives: March 2015

Intelligence and Chronotypes

Intelligent People All Have One Thing in Common: They Stay Up Later Than You Facile, shallow, and only supported by only a modest amount of evidence—but as a confirmed night-owl I want to believe it, so it must be true. … Continue reading

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Reindeer may not actually fly, but they’re pretty cool

I knew that people used reindeer for traction, meat, hides, and milk, but had no idea anyone actually rode them.

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Scientific progress does not go BOINK!

Everyone should read this, I think. Non-scientists for the useful antidote to breathless reporting. Scientists, for a link you can forward to people asking breathless questions about dubious new results. Progress in science almost never involves anyone shouting eureka! Anything new is … Continue reading

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