Monthly Archives: February 2013

Originally posted on Why Evolution Is True:
From Tastefully Offensive via Matthew Cobb, we have a video of the Namaqua Rain Frog (Breviceps namaquensis). If you don’t think frogs can induce squee, think again. It’s not only unbearably cute, but makes adorable…

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PCMAG.COM: The 50 Best Free iPhone Apps of 2013

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The Rag Blog: Mike Davis : Christopher Dorner and the Exterminating Angels

The Rag Blog: Mike Davis : Christopher Dorner and the Exterminating Angels.

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The Rag Blog: Alan Waldman : ‘MI-5’ is a Gripping, Timely Brit Counterspy TV Series

The Rag Blog: Alan Waldman : ‘MI-5’ is a Gripping, Timely Brit Counterspy TV Series.

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Originally posted on Why Evolution Is True:
An  article in Wednesday’s Guardian by Sarah Boseley tells a truly disgusting tale of lobbying for homeopathy. Draft guidance for the website NHS [National Health Service] Choices warning that there is no evidence…

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Israel Spy Scandal and Press Censorship | Informed Comment

Israel Spy Scandal and Press Censorship | Informed Comment.

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Meteorite hits Russian Urals: Fireball explosion wreaks havoc, up to 1,200 injured (PHOTOS, VIDEO) — RT

http://rt.com/news/meteorite-crash-urals-chelyabinsk-283/

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Meteorite crash in Russia: Video of meteorite explosion that stirred panic in Urals region

Check out this video on YouTube: http://youtu.be/90Omh7_I8vI

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The Spider Assassin | Compound Eye, Scientific American Blog Network

The Spider Assassin | Compound Eye, Scientific American Blog Network.

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Krugman

http://nyti.ms/Yi9m7A NYTimes: Rubio and the Zombies The Republican response to the State of the Union sure was revealing.

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How Crazy Is Too Crazy to Be Executed? | Mother Jones

How Crazy Is Too Crazy to Be Executed? | Mother Jones.

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Originally posted on The Baseline Scenario:
By James Kwak I spent the past two days at a financial regulation conference in Washington (where I saw more BlackBerries than I have seen in years—can’t lawyers and lobbyists afford decent phones?). In…

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Jungleyes Love – Telegraph

Jungleyes Love – Telegraph.

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Ronald Dworkin, Legal Philosopher, Dies at 81 – NYTimes.com

Ronald Dworkin, Legal Philosopher, Dies at 81 – NYTimes.com.

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The girls are not alright — Crooked Timber

The girls are not alright — Crooked Timber.

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Mingus: The Chaos and the Magic by Christopher Carroll | NYRblog | The New York Review of Books

Mingus: The Chaos and the Magic by Christopher Carroll | NYRblog | The New York Review of Books.

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Photoshop is a city for everyone: how Adobe endlessly rebuilds its classic app | The Verge

Photoshop is a city for everyone: how Adobe endlessly rebuilds its classic app | The Verge.

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How Napoleon Chagnon Became Our Most Controversial Anthropologist – NYTimes.com

How Napoleon Chagnon Became Our Most Controversial Anthropologist – NYTimes.com.

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The Seven Habits Of Highly Effective Mediocre People – The Rumpus.net

The Seven Habits Of Highly Effective Mediocre People – The Rumpus.net.

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Kate Spencer on Girls

On Seeing Lena Dunham Naked When I was 10 years old, some moms in my fifth grade class organized an end of the year pool party for our entire grade. It was one of the first times I can recall … Continue reading

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Dog

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The Slug

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Giraffe

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Spring is coming

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