Lemmium, and the naming of things, part II

[wpedon id=”1740″ align=”left”]When I left off part I, the discovery of new elements had been announced, and a rock legend Lemmy Kilmister had passed away, prompting a petition to name one of the newly discovered elements “lemmium“.  The International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC) has strict naming conventions that the only people that elements […]

How the cosmetics industry is conning you!

Have you ever had one of those moments where you have defined your entire self worth based on how many lines there are in your face, how many pimples on your cheek or dimples on your thighs? You probably have. The cosmetics industry’s annual global revenue is hitting an all times high and their bullshit […]