Archives for: December 2007, 02

"Theory" Lost in the Crowd

12/02/07 | by Nimble | Categories: Thoughts, Science
We've been drilling it into people over and over again: "it's just a theory" is wrong when we say Theory of Evolution because Theory in scientific terms means well-proven hypothesis, not just some random guess, and that's true for things like evolution… more »

Twenty strange legal cases

12/02/07 | by Adam | Categories: Silly
Link is to an article on some of the odder legal cases from around the world. My favourite: 3. In 2004, a German lawyer, Dr Juergen Graefe, acted for an elderly pensioner from St Augustin, near Bonn, who was sent a tax demand for €287 million, even… more »