Monthly Archives: July 2012

BBC News – Future foods: What will we be eating in 20 years’ time?

BBC News – Future foods: What will we be eating in 20 years’ time?.

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Originally posted on Puff the Mutant Dragon:
We all know that drugs like heroin, meth and cocaine have ruined a lot of lives. That isn’t (or shouldn’t) be news. And yet despite their dire effects, the science and the stories behind these drugs is…

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Mitt Romney Misuses Judaism to Support Israel and Buttress His Own Campaign – The Daily Beast

Mitt Romney Misuses Judaism to Support Israel and Buttress His Own Campaign – The Daily Beast.

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Will Self on Influences | The Browser

Will Self on Influences | The Browser.

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The Daily Bible Verse

Murder and Slavery After this, David subdued and humbled the Philistines by conquering Gath, their largest city. David also conquered the land of Moab. He made the people lie down on the ground in a row, and he measured them … Continue reading

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Hoxton Street Monster Supplies, A Storefront in London Featuring a Wonderful Variety of Creepy Curiosities

Hoxton Street Monster Supplies, A Storefront in London Featuring a Wonderful Variety of Creepy Curiosities.

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Tie a Bowtie with Bill Nye and Chris Hardwick – Bowtie Tutorial

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Paris in Motion (Part 1)

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1979 Interview Shows Tom Waits As Possible Inspiration For Heath Ledger as The Joker

1979 Interview Shows Tom Waits As Possible Inspiration For Heath Ledger as The Joker.

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Blandito, A Transformable Burrito-Like Pad for Lazy Living

Blandito, A Transformable Burrito-Like Pad for Lazy Living.

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World Map of Banknotes Featuring the Currency of Each Country

World Map of Banknotes Featuring the Currency of Each Country.

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Before Mating, the Female Giraffe Will First Urinate in the Male’s Mouth

Before Mating, the Female Giraffe Will First Urinate in the Male’s Mouth.

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The Daily Quote

Your dad paid for your college; my dad gave me five bucks. Sun Kil Moon

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New Yorker Writer Jonah Lehrer Fabricated Bob Dylan Quotes in His New Book, Imagine – Tablet Magazine

New Yorker Writer Jonah Lehrer Fabricated Bob Dylan Quotes in His New Book, Imagine – Tablet Magazine.

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UPDATE: Over at The Daily Beast, disgraced journalist Jayson Blair offers a take on Lehrer’s sins and offers him some “advice”. ____________ At 31, Jonah Lehrer was a Wunderkind of popular science writing,…

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George Monbiot – Scorched Earth Economics

George Monbiot – Scorched Earth Economics.

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Neuroscience and Moral Responsibility – NYTimes.com

Neuroscience and Moral Responsibility – NYTimes.com.

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NYTimes: Life of a Nantucket Surgeon

Dr. Timothy Lepore, the only surgeon working on Nantucket island, has taken it upon himself to deliver whatever type of medical care his island inhabitants need, often challenging conventional notions of medicine and redefining what it means to be a … Continue reading

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The Morality of Migration – NYTimes.com

The Morality of Migration – NYTimes.com.

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The Brain Set Free – Science News

The Brain Set Free – Science News.

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Guardian.co.uk – Enceladus: home of alien lifeforms?

Guardian.co.uk – Enceladus: home of alien lifeforms?.

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Rhythmics is NOT easy!

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Brian Phillips on Olympic rhythmic gymnastics – Grantland

Brian Phillips on Olympic rhythmic gymnastics – Grantland.

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Bunheads – Salon.com

Bunheads – Salon.com.

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