Col. Chris Hadfield

Mad Quickies 2.15

Mad Quickies 2.15

Heck with the 9 to 5…It’s the Friday Quickies! Surf’s up! Alejandro Guijarro snapped chalk scribbles: Photos of Physicists’ Blackboards. Could Col. Chris Hadfield possibly be any cooler? He and Ed Robertson from Barenaked Ladies collaborated on the first space/earth duet! It’s wonderful and positive, just like Hadfield. Here are the music charts and lyrics. Alan Friedman is... »

Mad Quickies 2.6

Mad Quickies 2.6

From blown-glass microbes to sonic sculptures, the scientifically-inspired art of Luke Jerram is extraordinary. {via @chebutykin} Behold the minutiae of Katsumi Hayakawa’s paper works. Dr. Wheeler called his atomic art Electron Printing, circa 1954. {via Maggie} Out-of-this-world Tumblr find: Col. Chris Hadfield’s, of course. Here’s your dose of freak-out today: 3-D cybertaxonomy... »

Mad Quickies 1.23

Mad Quickies 1.23

Col. Chris Hadfield… rockin’ the tumblr. {via @chebutykin} Interstellar Overdrive. Oyster-tecture. Physics Nerdz: Explaining an astonishing slinky. {via Anne S.} 18 Of The World’s Most Amazing Tree Houses. Jill from the Lab has a new project: I Made You Dessert. App helps kids overcome fear of needles: Big shots get shots. {vid} Jump for more! »