Daily Archives: January 5, 2013

Our favorite nature photos of 2012

Our favorite nature photos of 2012.

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Mountain pine beetle threatening high-altitude, endangered trees

Mountain pine beetle threatening high-altitude, endangered trees.

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Endless Forms Most Beautiful » Blog Archive » Newsworthy Animal Stories of 2012 – Part 4: Whales, Walruses & Whistleblowers

Endless Forms Most Beautiful » Blog Archive » Newsworthy Animal Stories of 2012 – Part 4: Whales, Walruses & Whistleblowers.

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Endless Forms Most Beautiful » Blog Archive » Newsworthy Animal Stories of 2012 – Part 3: Flying Monkeys

Endless Forms Most Beautiful » Blog Archive » Newsworthy Animal Stories of 2012 – Part 3: Flying Monkeys.

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Endless Forms Most Beautiful » Blog Archive » Newsworthy Animal Stories of 2012 – Part 2: The Ladies

Endless Forms Most Beautiful » Blog Archive » Newsworthy Animal Stories of 2012 – Part 2: The Ladies.

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The Card

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The Moth

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Best of 2012

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Originally posted on Why Evolution Is True:
As with the last two days, this quote is from Walter Kaufmann’s book The Faith of a Heretic (Doubleday & Co., New York, 1961; quote from page 145). Here Kaufman makes yet another…

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American Jewess Project

American Jewess Project.

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Home | Facing Freedom

Home | Facing Freedom.

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Welcome to the PLANTS Database | USDA PLANTS

Welcome to the PLANTS Database | USDA PLANTS.

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Return to Mars: 2012 Rover Curiosity—Live Video | Exploratorium

Return to Mars: 2012 Rover Curiosity—Live Video | Exploratorium.

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Israel’s Turn to the Far Right: The Point of No Return? (Beattie) | Informed Comment

Israel’s Turn to the Far Right: The Point of No Return? (Beattie) | Informed Comment.

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‘56 Up’ Adds to Michael Apted’s Documentary Series – NYTimes.com

‘56 Up’ Adds to Michael Apted’s Documentary Series – NYTimes.com.

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5 Second Films

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Adorable Baby Photos from a Fairy Tale-Themed Shoot

Adorable Baby Photos from a Fairy Tale-Themed Shoot.

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JULIE DE WAROQUIER ♦ Photographer – Les faux-semblants

JULIE DE WAROQUIER ♦ Photographer – Les faux-semblants.

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After Years in Solitary, an Austere Life as Uruguay’s President – NYTimes.com

After Years in Solitary, an Austere Life as Uruguay’s President – NYTimes.com.

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Foxes Jumping on my Trampoline

Check out this video on YouTube: http://youtu.be/c8xJtH6UcQY

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George Saunders

http://nyti.ms/Rttmok NYTimes: George Saunders Has Written the Best Book You’ll Read This Year The brutal, beautiful vision of a great American storyteller.

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Zosia Mamet

http://nyti.ms/WkVFCC NYTimes: Zosia Mamet Is Still Getting Used to Being Your New Best Friend How the breakout star (and daughter of David) turned “Girls” from a show about a trio to one about a quartet.

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Forgiveness

http://nyti.ms/ZgYFWZ NYTimes: Can Forgiveness Play a Role in Criminal Justice? After 19-year-old Conor McBride killed his girlfriend, her devastated parents tried a process called “restorative justice” — because they decided his life was worth saving.

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The Believer – But Never a Lovely So Real

The Believer – But Never a Lovely So Real.

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