Daily Archives: May 4, 2012

High-Speed Footage of a Great White Shark Predating on Fur Seals

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What’s in a Name? (Part 3) – NYTimes.com

What’s in a Name? (Part 3) – NYTimes.com.

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What’s in a Name? (Part 2) – NYTimes.com

What’s in a Name? (Part 2) – NYTimes.com.

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What’s in a Name? (Part 1) – NYTimes.com

What’s in a Name? (Part 1) – NYTimes.com.

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Brian Greene: Why is our universe fine-tuned for life?

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The Daily Quote

Venkatesh Rao, on culture: “Civilisation is the process of turning the incomprehensible into the arbitrary.” [Posted with iBlogger from my iPhone]

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Giant black hole is seen gobbling up a star – latimes.com

Giant black hole is seen gobbling up a star – latimes.com.

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Old Jews Telling Jokes | Norman Stiles, “Sperm Bank”

Old Jews Telling Jokes | Norman Stiles, “Sperm Bank”.

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How to End This Depression by Paul Krugman | The New York Review of Books

How to End This Depression by Paul Krugman | The New York Review of Books.

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Two Hundred Years of Surgery — NEJM

Two Hundred Years of Surgery — NEJM.

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Remembering poker legend Amarillo Slim – Grantland

Remembering poker legend Amarillo Slim – Grantland.

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Interpreting Shari’a | Guernica / A Magazine of Art & Politics

Interpreting Shari’a | Guernica / A Magazine of Art & Politics.

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Joseph Stiglitz: The 99 Percent Wakes Up – The Daily Beast

Joseph Stiglitz: The 99 Percent Wakes Up – The Daily Beast.

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No, Virginia, Iran isn’t in Bed with Al-Qaeda (Abbotabad Trove) | Informed Comment

No, Virginia, Iran isn’t in Bed with Al-Qaeda (Abbotabad Trove) | Informed Comment.

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The Right-Wing’s 20 Biggest Sex Hypocrites | | AlterNet

The Right-Wing’s 20 Biggest Sex Hypocrites | | AlterNet.

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Alex and Keri, Jamie and Jenny

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