Ramblings about what I encounter within the realm of the geosciences, as well as the occasional rant about nonsense.
08 April 2009
Bad Astronomy to Bad Ass
Phil Plait is getting a tattoo. And he is opening it up to suggestions from the peanut gallery (so long as they are sciency). This post has nothing really to do with anything (we will return to geology shortly), except for a way to put a visualization along with the suggestion I gave, the Doppler Effect:The added benefit of this image is it remains scientifically accurate as the skin sags!!! It just emphasizes the principle!
All the Latin on this page is from my vague recollections from High School. There are mistakes in the text. I just was trying to get the point across