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The Sciences

Nothing to do

Bad AstronomyBy Phil PlaitDecember 28, 2011 10:30 PM


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Sometimes, over the holidays, it's easy to think there's nothing to do. If you feel that way, Sci-ence! wants to have a word with you.


[Click to exnihiloenate.] And why, yes, that comic does describe me as a child. ... and maybe as an adult, too.

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