This week in Sciencism, The Earth’s tides are driving the moon further away from the Earth, RNA infused bandaged, Potato Famine pathogen identified. Most Zoomed Photograph ever and issues with the Stem Cell paper.
Predatory journals and metrics such as impact factor.
Q – Which area of chemistry studies the rate of catalysed reactions?
A – Enzyme Kinetics
Q – Which family of viruses is responsible for the respiratory disorders SARS and more recently MERS?
Last Week in the Past
240 BC – First recorded perihelion passage of Halley’s Comet.
1927 – The Ford Motor Company ceases manufacture of the Ford Model T and begins to retool plants to make the Ford Model A.