Category Archives: Science/Technology

Recent research in science and technology explained in understandable terms.

Donald Trump, Xi Jinping, and Li Chao Yang

( Editor’s Note: This article was made possible by the extremely able assistance of Jean-Baptiste Poquelin and Jonathan Swift.  I greatly appreciate their hard work and assistance.  R. Van Conoley, Editor of Sanityandsense.com. ) The meetings in April, 2017, between … Continue reading

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Kim Jong-Un : Dictator of Mass Destruction

On February 13, 2017, Kim Jong-Nam was murdered in an airport in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Kim Jong-Nam was the half brother of North Korean Dictator, Kim Jong-Un.  Two women murdered this man by touching his face with VX, a lethal nerve … Continue reading

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Donald Trump. Global Warming, and The Democratic Party

I visit a bookstore near my house several days each week.  I know that my wife is grateful that I do this so I will not disturb her while she is watching the Home Shopping Channel or taking one of … Continue reading

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Homosexuality – A Scientific and Genetic View

I published two articles on this website that indirectly relate to homosexuality.  An article titled: ” More Terrorism – Anarchy Rules A Corrupt America ” was published on June 12, 2016.  The article was written in response to the tragic … Continue reading

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Teaching Mathematics

1) Teaching Math in the 1960’s.  = A logger sells a truckload of lumber for $ 100.  His cost of production is 4/5 of the price.  What is his profit ? 2) Teaching Math in the 1970’s.  =  A logger … Continue reading

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7 Billion 321 Million People : 7,321,472,368

In June of 2015, the population of the world will be 7,321,472,368.  Also, there are twelve countries in the world whose population will exceed one-hundred million in June of 2015.  China and India have populations that exceed one Billion.  The … Continue reading

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Scientific Illiteracy In America

   In recent months I have seen pictures in magazines and in major newspapers and even on TV of individuals pouring ice water over other individuals in order to promote understanding of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis ( ALS ). It is … Continue reading

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Google X

   Google Corporation has two top secret labs known as Google X.  One of the labs is in California at the company headquarters and the other lab’s location is not disclosed.     Both labs are filled with robotics engineers as … Continue reading

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Negative 459 Degrees Fahrenheit

   The classical equations of physics work fairly well.  However, when scientists work with the extremely small sub-particles that make up atoms, a new set of equations is required.  Also, the laws of physics are understandable at room temperature, but … Continue reading

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A Wise Saying – Part 77

   The following wise saying is a quote from David Stockman’s latest book titled: ” The Great Deformation. ” The quote is from page 696.  Sanityandsense.com recommends Mr. Stockman’s book to all of our readers.    ” … {H}ealth-care inflation … Continue reading

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