Category: Science

  • Robert Hooke

    [Scans of Robert Hooke’s notebooks now available online]( I think [Robert Hooke]( is fascinating. A brilliant mind who would be one of the most revered scientists ever if he hadn’t had the misfortune to live in the same time and place as a more brilliant scientist in Isaac Newton. (And then compounded that misfortune by […]

  • Ding Dong, the Pluto’s Dead

    Good Riddance! So: next question – is Mercury a planet?