Author Archives: Sam Wise

The scientific tourist #341 — the Concorde

Here, you’ve got an excellent example of the Concorde, on display with some friends at the National Air & Space Museum’s Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Virginia… Continue reading

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Carnivalia — 11/12 – 11/18/2014

The past week’s selection of science-related blog carnivals… Continue reading

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The scientific tourist #340 — Short-Necked Plesiosaur

On display at Kansas’ Sternberg Museum, it’s a Short-Necked Plesiosaur… Continue reading

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Carnivalia — 11/05 – 11/11/2014

The past week’s selection of science-related blog carnivals for you… Continue reading

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The scientific tourist #339 — Apollo Soyuz

On display at the Kansas Cosmosphere in Hutchinson, Kansas — it’s a snapshot of a breather in the cold war… Continue reading

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Carnivalia — 10/29 – 11/04/2014

The past week’s crop of (mostly) science-related blog carnivals for you… Continue reading

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The scientific tourist #338 — Lord Shield Jaguar and Lady Xoc

Another excellent piece from the Maya: Hidden Worlds Revealed traveling exhibit, it’s a replica of Lintel 24 from Yaxchilan in Chiapas, Mexico… Continue reading

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Carnivalia — 10/22 – 10/28/2014

The past week’s bumper crop of science-related blog carnivals for you… Continue reading

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The scientific tourist #337 — Rough horsetail (Equisetum hyemale)

Seen at the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, near Austin, Texas — but found nearly worldwide — it’s a living fossil… Continue reading

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Carnivalia — 10/15 – 10/21/2014

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