1. Boiling Frog

    Hell Explained by Chemistry Student

    The following is reputed to be an actual question given on a University of Arizona chemistry mid term, and an actual answer turned in by a student. The answer by one student was so “profound” that the professor shared it with colleagues, via the Internet, which is, of course, why we now have...
  2. Unhypnotized

    Record Low Temperature at Crosby Coast

    12-20-2010 04:20 AM 'Part of the Merseyside coast has been experiencing its lowest temperature since records began. A Met Office weather observing station on the coast at Crosby, north of Liverpool, recorded a temperature of -17C on Saturday night. It was the lowest since operations began at...
  3. Unhypnotized

    WashPost buries coldest day in 138 years

    globalwarming.org Tuesday, Oct 20th, 2009 It’s got a good lede that should have won at least a front-page Metro slot. Instead, buried in Saturday’s Washington Post’s Metro Section amid the obituaries on p. B5 was this startling weather note: On Friday, October 16, 2009, in Washington, DC, the...