Tuesday, February 10, 2015
Humanity has used science to answer a lot of questions about the future. First we figured out the lunar cycles and predicted tides. Soon after we were predicting seasons and growth rates of crops. Then we looked out into the cosmos and learned how to predict the motions of celestial objects near...
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
As a species, our survival is often based on making decisions that make the most sense for upcoming events and situations. Our ability to understand the seasons played a huge role in agriculture. Our early understanding of the cosmos was a precursor to a more in-depth understanding of physics. We...
Topics Covered: bad predictions, biology, brain, ethics, future, genetics, human behavior, mental processes, neurochemistry, neurology, predictions, process, psychology, science, science museum of virginia, stem, thinking, Time, Anthropology, sociology, mental health, behavioral science, personality, education
Thursday, October 31, 2013
Is the world ending on Dec 21, 2012? The Mayan Calendar says it is, but if you look into the physics, astronomy, geology, and chemistry behind this prediction you may notice a different outcome!
Topics Covered: Bad, predictions, end of the world, Mayan Calendar, Dec 21 2012, Mayan, Calendar, End of the world dec 21 2012, Nabiru, bad predictions, Doomsday, science, Asteroids, Meteors, Meteoroid, Meteroid, Sun flair, Sun Flare, Disaster, Comedy, Humor, Animation, Calendars, Astronomy, Data, stem, technology, engineering, Math, Mathematics, Scientific Method, Accuracy, history, Anthropology, RVA, Scientific Investigation, Reasoning, Logic, Force Motion, energy, Matter, Life Processes, Living Sytems, Interrelationships in Earth/Space Systems, Earth Patterns, Cycles, Change, Earth Resources, Life Science, Physical Science, Earth Science, physics
Wednesday, December 12, 2012
THE END OF THE WORLD IS COMING!!!….AGAIN!!!!! If the world had ended every time a bad prediction was made, we would be in some real trouble! Humanity's doom and gloom world ending predictions have happened several times in the past. So, its no...
Friday, September 7, 2012
Humanity has often turned to the skies for cosmic explanations – sometimes leading to amazing discoveries other times leading to bad predictions.