This week in Sciencism, new Earth-like planets discovered, new surgical patch inspired by a parasitic worm, when do babies become conscious, first artificial kidney transplant in rats, fruit flies sleep like humans and how might we tell if we are living in a computer simulation?
Scince Quiz – Last week… Which scientific technique involves measuring the absorbance of visible light in order to ascertain the composition and/or concentration of substances within?
A – Spectrophotometry
Q – Which mathematical theory describes the strategy involved in decision making and who first offered mathematical proof of this theory?
Science or fiction – special coelacanth edition.
Last Week in the Past.