Another Installment of Sos-Pic-Cuh – or – Sunday Obscure Science Picture Caption Contest

You thought this was a one week deal? You thought I wouldn’t bother digging up any more spectacular science photos for you provide hilarious captions for? You were wrong – dead wrong: this week I found two great images for you to pick and prod at, this time with an energizing theme:

The First: Nuclear Rocket being transported to test stand


“That is the biggest night light I’ve ever seen”

The Second: demonstrating the properties of radioactive shielding


“Next time, we bring enough shielding for the both of us”


*Note: they have framed photos of numerous atomic explosions on their wall…

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5 Responses to “Another Installment of Sos-Pic-Cuh – or – Sunday Obscure Science Picture Caption Contest”

  1. Kerrie

    For #2:

    “I dunno Frank, there must be a better way to make Easy Mac”.

  2. Vivian

    The framed explosions are definitely a bit creepy… For #1:

    “Are you telling me that this sucker is nuclear?” (e-cookies for whoever identifies the movie reference)

  3. Smootchie

    For the scientist putting the vibe out to his colleague:

    “It’s 5 o’clock, and he hasn’t even noticed my new tie…”


    “I really hope 18 degree brick works better than 12 degree brick because my balls are killing me”

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