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Calamities of (human) Nature

Bad AstronomyBy Phil PlaitJan 9, 2011 11:02 PM


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I've been reading the web comic "Calamities of Nature" off and on for a while, but after this one I've put it in my feed reader. Click to see the whole comic. I might quibble about the number of zeroes in that panel -- it depends on what you mean by "understand", versus "have an idea about" -- but the rest of it is right on (so to speak) the money.

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