Tag: explain

Why America still uses Fahrenheit

And… Alexa, what’s the weather today? with clear skies and sun. Today’s forecast has partly sunny weather with a high of 77°F and a low of 61°F. UHHHH… I still don’t understand the use of Fahrenheit. Virtually every country on earth uses Celsius to measure temperature. But the US still uses Fahrenheit. And for that

What Hillary Clinton really thinks

Ezra Klein: Secretary Clinton, thank you for being here. Hillary Rodham Clinton: Thank you, Ezra, glad to talk to you again. EK: So I wanted to start with a part of the book that surprised me the most, which was you almost ran on the beginning of a universal basic income in America, which you

Why can’t you go faster than light?

Over the last hundred years or so, scientists have pushed our understanding of the universe into some extreme conditions, for example the world of the very small, the realm of very high speeds and the under the frigid conditions of near absolute zero. While each of us have developed an intuition about how the world