Daily Archives: June 20, 2011

Places to celebrate solstice 2

Places to celebrate solstice 2 Every year, France celebrates the first day of summer with a nationwide block party called the Fête de la Musique. While it can be experienced everywhere — from internationally known bands playing at the best … Continue reading

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Places to celebrate solstice 1

Places to celebrate solstice 1 The capital of Norway’s Svalbard archipelago, at 78 degrees north, Longyearbyen is the world’s most northerly settlement of significant size. Two thousand residents live in this colorful, affluent Arctic community where records of northernmost abound: … Continue reading

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Scenes from the Underground 5

Scenes from the Underground 5 Hundreds of cave formations decorate the Big Room at Carlsbad Caverns National Park near Carlsbad, New Mexico, seen on Dec. 18, 2010. Adventurous visitors can opt for several “off-trail” tours guided by park rangers through … Continue reading

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Scenes from the Underground 4

Scenes from the Underground 4 A visitor walks down the natural entrance at Carlsbad Caverns National Park near Carlsbad, New Mexico, on Dec. 18, 2010. More than 400,000 people visit Carlsbad Caverns each year to get a glimpse of the … Continue reading

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Scenes from the Underground 3

Scenes from Underground 3 Participants of the first underground bicycle race compete during the “Mole Race” in a mine under Budapest, Hungary, on Sunday, Feb. 6, 2011. Hundreds participated at the race, pedaling on the 1200 meter (0.75 miles) long … Continue reading

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Scenes from the Underground 2

Scenes from Underground 2 A visitor stands in the Erstfeld-Amsteg section of the NEAT Gotthard Base Tunnel October 5, 2010. With a length of 57 km (35 miles) crossing the Alps, the world’s longest train tunnel should become operational at … Continue reading

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Scholars Discuss Weiner’s Behavior – NYTimes.com

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/06/19/fashion/scholars-discuss-weiners-behavior.html?_r=1&emc=eta1

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Max and Jay Weinberg duet | Drum Video TV

http://drum–videos.com/2011/max-and-jay-weinberg-rip-it-up/

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Happy Birthday Eric Dolphy

http://www.jazzonthetube.com/page/782.html

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The gyrfalcon is a seabird and uses ancient nests

The gyrfalcon The gyrfalcon is a seabird and uses ancient nests [Posted with iBlogger from my iPod touch]

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Does a brain quirk foster creativity? From Kandinsky to Nabokov, many artists have had synesthesia, a condition where people assign colors to letters

Does a brain quirk foster creativity? From Kandinsky to Nabokov, many artists have had synesthesia, a condition where people assign colors to letters [Posted with iBlogger from my iPod touch]

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The Week in Uppers Good cancer news, a rabies miracle, a 99-year-old college grad, and much more

The Week in Uppers Good cancer news, a rabies miracle, a 99-year-old college grad, and much more [Posted with iBlogger from my iPod touch]

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Crime fiction for summer While away the long, hot days with a metaphysical detective in New Orleans and a hypnotist in Stockholm

Crime fiction for summer While away the long, hot days with a metaphysical detective in New Orleans and a hypnotist in Stockholm [Posted with iBlogger from my iPod touch]

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New brain imaging method sheds light on the nature of consciousness

New brain imaging method sheds light on the nature of consciousness [Posted with iBlogger from my iPod touch]

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Researchers turn long-term memories on and off with the flip of a switch

Researchers turn long-term memories on and off with the flip of a switch [Posted with iBlogger from my iPod touch]

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POOP BURGER: Japanese Researcher Creates Artificial Meat From Human Feces

Poop burger POOP BURGER: Japanese Researcher Creates Artificial Meat From Human Feces [Posted with iBlogger from my iPod touch]

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Did My Brother Invent E-Mail With Tom Van Vleck? (Part One) By ERROL MORRIS

Did My Brother Invent E-Mail With Tom Van Vleck? (Part One) By ERROL MORRIS [Posted with iBlogger from my iPod touch]

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How we do

How we do [Posted with iBlogger from my iPod touch]

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Chicago Tribune: Cops: Drunk man tried to operate on his dog

Cops: Drunk man tried to operate on his dog A man who told police he was a cardiologist was charged with felony cruelty to an animal after he tried to operate on his dog while “highly intoxicated,” Chicago police say. … Continue reading

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Get Happy-Bud Powell

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