A friend who’s in liquor production,
Has a still of astounding construction,
The alcohol boils,
Through old magnet coils,
He says that it’s proof by induction.

Helen Czerski, Institute of Sound and Vibration Research, Southampton. Scientists’ favourite jokes – Boing Boing

A friend who’s in liquor production,
Has a still of astounding construction,
The alcohol boils,
Through old magnet coils,
He says that it’s proof by induction.

Helen Czerski, Institute of Sound and Vibration Research, Southampton. Scientists’ favourite jokes – Boing Boing

I am somehow less interested in the weight and convolutions of Einstein’s brain than in the near certainty that people of equal talent have lived and died in cotton fields and sweatshops.

Stephen Jay Gould  (via 5footabstract)(via knowledgeequalsblackpower) (via stfufauxmanists)

May my son live up to his (intentionally) shared middle name.

I am somehow less interested in the weight and convolutions of Einstein’s brain than in the near certainty that people of equal talent have lived and died in cotton fields and sweatshops.

Stephen Jay Gould  (via 5footabstract)(via knowledgeequalsblackpower) (via stfufauxmanists)

May my son live up to his (intentionally) shared middle name.