Happy Holidays, Skepchick readers! I hope you had a Merry Christmas, if you’re into that sort of thing. If not, enjoy all the sweet Boxing Day sales! In the meantime, here is what you missed last week on the Skepchick Network.
Where’s the Higgs?
Maki explains the Higgs particle, and why it’s so dang hard to find.
AI: Flying Snowman
Ryan asks you to share a time when you could suspend your belief no longer.
Fantasy Armor Errata
Ryan digs deep into the math of fantasy armor.
Science Sunday: Brinbows Part 1 or, The Magic of Fluorescence
Vy provides an overview of the magic of fluorescent proteins.
Modern Mythology: The 6th (and 7th, 8th, and 9th) Sense(s)
Lauren explains our many senses.
Suspension of Disbelief: Oryx and Crake
Mindy reviews Margaret Atwood’s dystopia.
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