ORVILLE […] is a very nice and cool mouse
#wikipedia SVG of
the week eternity: English Unit Lengths:
MARVEL AT OUR CULTURE
@realscientists I always thought those were ankles, and their anatomical “knees” are buried inside what appears to be their bodies?
Learning about C. V. Raman, first Indian winner of a Nobel Prize in science, inventor of Raman spectroscopy. He also researched musical instrument acoustics!
If you want (relatively) fast, go small: Mite sets new fastest land animal record sciencedaily.com/releases/2014/04/140427191124.htm — questioning the upper limit of relative speed/stride frequency:
"When the values for mites are compared with data from other animals, they indicate that, if there is an upper limit, we haven't found it yet."