Awesome Sauce Music Friday

Awesome Sauce Music Friday! They Contain the History of Life Edition

Howdy! Are you ready for your weekly dose of nerdy music? Well, you better get ready, ’cause it’s happening! This week’s song comes to use from Tom McFadden as part of his masters thesis on the impact of music in science education.The song, a parody of LMFAO’s “Party Rock Anthem,” …

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Awesome Sauce Music Friday

Awesome Sauce Music Friday! Pachycephalosaurus?! Edition

Oof. It’s been a rough week. Lots to deadlines. Lots of work. But now it’s the most awesome sauce day of the week, which means it’s time for some awesome sauce tunes. Who’s with me? You are! Let’s go! We’ve featured They Might Be Giants a lot here on Teen …

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ScienceScience Sunday

Science Sunday: The Problem With Dinosaurs

I actually wrote this piece back in March as an entry into the wellcome science writing competition in association with The Observer newspaper. However, the site recently posted their shortlist of potential winners and I wasn’t among them, so now you get the pleasure of reading a post covered in …

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Science

Happy National Fossil Day!

As a paleontologist-in-training, I get really excited about fossils, and often believe that everyone else should be as well. Fortunately, the National Park Service, as part of Earth Science Week, hosts a National Fossil Day, a nation-wide celebration of these magnificent traces of prehistoric life. I think most everyone would …

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Child Scientists: Paleokids

For some, an interest in science shows up in college, or later. For others, it starts young. I was one of those very young science kids: if you mispronounced a dinosaur name around me, I would come right up to you and correct you. To this day, I still cringe …

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