Daily Archives: February 24, 2011

What are the best steampunk goggles for me to wear to SkepchickCON?

This year’s CONvergence is allegedly more steampunk themed than usual, so we may be required to wear goggles to the various sessions on evolution, skepticism, etc. I need help picking out which ones to wear. So far, these are the choices:
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I’ve been translated into Spanish!

La falsedad de los universales humanos
Existen universales humanos. Ahora concederme media hora para explicar por qué esto es correcto y falso a al vez. Pero primero, algo sobre el trasfondo y la definición.

Definido del modo más simple, un universal humano es un rasgo, una conducta o una característica cultural que encontramos en todas las sociedades humanas. Los hombres son de media más grandes que las mujeres. Todos los humanos ven exactamente el mismo rango de colores porque nuestros ojos son iguales. El rango de emociones experimentado por las personas es el mismo, y aparece en las expresiones faciales y otros efectos externos, del mismo modo, en todos los humanos.


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The Nation’s Science Report Card is out. Everything is going fine.

The Science component of “The Nation’s Report Card” was released today and clearly indicates that we have moved one step closer as a nation in two of our most important goals: Building a large and complacent poorly educated low-pay labor class, and increasing the size of our science-illiterate populace in order to allow the advance of medieval morality and Iron Age Christian values.

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