Tag Archives: Comics

xkcd: Surface areas in the solar system

My initial reaction to this was, where are the gas giants?  Then I woke up and realized this was about definable surfaces.  (Click through for full sized version.) Note the tiny size of Pluto in relation to moons like The … Continue reading

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Two Brothers – Existential Comics

Existential comics explores a common truth about life.  Click through for the full version. via Two Brothers – Existential Comics. It took me a long time to recognize the truth this comic explores.  Whatever path in life we choose, we’ll always wonder … Continue reading

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PHD Comics: The Higgs Boson Re-Explained

This is a pretty good explanation of the Higgs Boson.  (Not that I have the expertise to judge it, but it matches other stuff I’ve read and seems more accessible.) Click though to see the full size version. via PHD Comics: … Continue reading

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