Bicycle Friendly

Buzzwords Bicycle-friendly policies and practices help some people feel more comfortable about traveling by bicycle with other traffic. The level of bicycle-friendliness of an environment can be influenced by many factors resulting from town planning and cycling infrastructure decisions. – Wikipedia From the League of American Bicyclists Bicycling is more than a practical, cost-effective solution …

Quantum Physics

Buzzwords Quantum Physics = Fundamental theory in physics which describes nature at the smallest scales of energy levels of atoms and subatomic particles. Wikipedia Quantum mechanics Vocabulary https://planeta.com/wave-particle-duality Tunneling Superposition Planeta.com Physics #SciComm

Superposition

Buzzwords Quantum superposition is a fundamental principle of quantum mechanics. It states that, much like waves in classical physics, any two (or more) quantum states can be added together (“superposed”) and the result will be another valid quantum state; and conversely, that every quantum state can be represented as a sum of two or more …

Tunneling

Buzzwords Tunneling or Quantum tunnelling is the quantum mechanical phenomenon where a particle tunnels through a barrier that it classically cannot surmount. This plays an essential role in several physical phenomena, such as the nuclear fusion that occurs in main sequence stars like the Sun.- Wikipedia Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Quantum_tunnelling Planeta.com Physics https://planeta.com/quantum-physics #SciComm

Remix

Buzzwords Remix = Alternative version of a recorded work Elsewhere on the Web http://www.mixandmash.org.nz http://www.mixandmash.org.nz/may-content-pools https://twitter.com/mixandmashnz http://everythingisaremix.info http://right2remix.org http://www.whosampled.com https://medium.com/@CRA1G/the-evolution-of-an-accidental-meme-ddc4e139e0e4#.x2vbx73fs http://www.openculture.com/2014/07/terry-gilliam-reveals-the-secrets-of-monty-python-animations.html Wikipedia Remix Planeta.com Bad Lip Reading Read Write Culture https://planeta.com/reuse

Academics

Photo Academic = Scholar in a college or institute of higher education Headlines im-a-non-serious-academic-i-make-no-apologies-for-this Ten reasons we should ditch university lectures Academic spring: how an angry maths blog sparked a scientific revolution http://chronicle.com/article/Want-to-Change-Academic/134546 @AcademicsSay http://chronicle.com/article/AcademicsSay-The-Story/231195 – @AcademicsSay @chronicle Facebook Twitter @AcademicsSay Request We get a lot of requests for interviews with students and educators. We …