Jun 15, 2015
Paired videos recently debuted on two well-known science YouTube channels. I saw the title, “The Truth about Toilet Swirl,” and I was intrigued. So I clicked. My first thought was incredulity, followed by many more thoughts best described as expressing a healthy dose of skepticism. There was no way Earth’s rotation was moving water in something as tiny as a 1.5 meter kiddie pool by way of the Coriolis effect. Or was there?
Jun 22, 2016
Christian Bök’s ambitious project combines poetry, cryptography, and bioengineering.
Jul 1, 2015
Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society moved from Connecticut to North Carolina in 1990 to be in the heart of the Research Triangle. We’re celebrating our 25-year anniversary of calling North Carolina home! Since then, we’ve experienced the state’s vibrant scientific research and diverse landscapes, from the mountains to the sea.