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    ¡Science Friday!

    Please tell me I'm not the only dork here who gets a hard-on every Friday at 1:00.

    Which reminds me I need to pick up a little radio during lunch since they put the kibosh on internet radio at work.

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    Who's Terry Gross interviewing today?

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    Quote Originally Posted by CyLowe97
    Who's Terry Gross interviewing today?
    Hour One: Climate Change and Climate Zones / Dinosaur Extinction and the Rise of Mammals / Breast Cancer Screening Guidelines

    Hour Two: Physics of Basketball / Saturn Hexagon / Baseball Statistics

    EDIT: I need to pay better attention to what I'm reading.
    Last edited by explody pup; 03-30-07 at 09:32 AM.

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    Science Friday addict here, and Terri Gross hosts Fresh Air, not SciFri.
    Those voices in your head aren't real, but they have some great ideas

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    I know that Shifty! I was showing my mid-afternoon NPR allegiance to Gross.


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    This is all the science I need:


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    Which begs the question, is Jesus immortal or can he travel in time?

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    Quote Originally Posted by shakeNbake
    This is all the science I need:
    The Creation Museum FTW!!

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    Dinosaurs are extinct?
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    Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jsharr
    Dinosaurs are extinct?
    Nah, they are still wandering the Garden of Eden because they never ate of the Tree of Knowledge.

    Didn't you ever stop to wonder why dinosaurs are always naked and so dumb?

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    Dinosaurs are naked?

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    Quote Originally Posted by colorider View Post
    Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.

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    Quote Originally Posted by CyLowe97
    Didn't you ever stop to wonder why dinosaurs are always naked and so dumb?
    Dinosaurs aren't dumb!

    http://www.qwantz.com/

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    Quote Originally Posted by Taerom
    Dinosaurs aren't dumb!
    Well if they are so smart, how come they all died out, like the dodo, thylacine, and Whig party?

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    Quote Originally Posted by CyLowe97
    Well if they are so smart, how come they all died out, like the dodo, thylacine, and Whig party?
    Wait, one minute they're in the Garden of Eden, next minute they all died out? I am so confused. How does this affect E85 ethanol? Do or did dinosaurs run better on higher octane fuel?
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    Quote Originally Posted by colorider View Post
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    Dude, everyone knows that T-Rex = 91 octane, Pteradactyls = 89, and Triceratops = 87.

    Also, Brontosaurus = TASTY! (as seen on the Flintsones)

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    Quote Originally Posted by CyLowe97
    Dude, everyone knows that T-Rex = 91 octane, Pteradactyls = 89, and Triceratops = 87.

    Also, Brontosaurus = TASTY! (as seen on the Flintsones)
    Every Triceratops I have ever rented or owned ran on 89. I checked the sticker under the horn. Next I guess you are gonna tell the how to make fire or that my stone wheel is not hard enought.
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    Quote Originally Posted by jsharr
    Every Triceratops I have ever rented or owned ran on 89. I checked the sticker under the horn. Next I guess you are gonna tell the how to make fire or that my stone wheel is not hard enought.
    your stone isn'thard enough? Sounds like you need a little Viagrasaurus.

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    Quote Originally Posted by colorider View Post
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    I love that show.

    Do they podcast? If so, I'll need to pick it up.
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    Obviously, the guy's like a 12th level white wizard or something. His mere presence is a danger to mortals.

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    Quote Originally Posted by explody pup
    Please tell me I'm not the only dork here who gets a hard-on every Friday at 1:00.
    Yes, I do, but not because of science....
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