Daily Archives: August 8, 2013

Interview with David Epstein: How Athletes Get Great | Books | OutsideOnline.com

Interview with David Epstein: How Athletes Get Great | Books | OutsideOnline.com.

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How Will Historians of the Future Run MS Word 97? How Can We Save It for Them?

How Will Historians of the Future Run MS Word 97? How Can We Save It for Them?.

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Climate could warm more rapidly than any time in the last 65 million years

Climate could warm more rapidly than any time in the last 65 million years.

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Breaking Bad in 8 Minutes (Spoiler Recap)

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The Serengeti Lion | National Geographic Magazine

The Serengeti Lion | National Geographic Magazine.

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Monday Morning (분노의 아침밥)

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Amazon Founder Says He Clicked on Washington Post by Mistake : The New Yorker

Amazon Founder Says He Clicked on Washington Post by Mistake : The New Yorker.

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Lawyers of Sound Mind? – NYTimes.com

Lawyers of Sound Mind? – NYTimes.com.

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Crazy Pills – NYTimes.com

Crazy Pills – NYTimes.com.

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Too Much Work? – NYTimes.com

Too Much Work? – NYTimes.com.

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Wall Street has a Cow as Town uses Eminent Domain to Help Homeowners avoid Foreclosure (Lazare) | Informed Comment

Wall Street has a Cow as Town uses Eminent Domain to Help Homeowners avoid Foreclosure (Lazare) | Informed Comment.

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Sanjay Gupta: We have been Systematically Misled on Dangers of Marijuana | Informed Comment

Sanjay Gupta: We have been Systematically Misled on Dangers of Marijuana | Informed Comment.

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The Rag Blog: Alan Waldman : ‘Inspector Lynley Mysteries’ Feature Aristocratic Police Detective

The Rag Blog: Alan Waldman : ‘Inspector Lynley Mysteries’ Feature Aristocratic Police Detective.

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The Rag Blog: Harry Targ : Academic Freedom and the Mitch Daniels/Howard Zinn Kerfuffle

The Rag Blog: Harry Targ : Academic Freedom and the Mitch Daniels/Howard Zinn Kerfuffle.

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The Rag Blog: Lamar W. Hankins : Slipping Creationism into Texas Textbooks

The Rag Blog: Lamar W. Hankins : Slipping Creationism into Texas Textbooks.

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The Rag Blog: Bob Wing : The Battlelines Are Drawn in the South

The Rag Blog: Bob Wing : The Battlelines Are Drawn in the South.

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Sapo

Originally posted on The Smaller Majority:
A pair of Giant leaf frogs (Phyllomedusa bicolor) from Suriname, which I mistook for a four-eyed chimera. It may seem counterintuitive, but many small, cryptic animals, those that blend perfectly into their environment, are…

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The Megatooth Shark: Megalodon

Originally posted on The Contemplative Mammoth:
I’m at the Ecological Society of America meetings this week, so invited grad students Meghan Balk and Catalina Pimiento to write a guest post to coincide with Shark Week. Little did I know that this post…

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Kitchen Fun With My 3 Sons: Potty Training Fruit Snack & Other Potty Treats!

Kitchen Fun With My 3 Sons: Potty Training Fruit Snack & Other Potty Treats!.

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Why Habitat For Humanity’s Newest Homeowner Might Never Pay An Electricity Bill | ThinkProgress

Why Habitat For Humanity’s Newest Homeowner Might Never Pay An Electricity Bill | ThinkProgress.

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Catholics again say that death is preferable to birth control

Originally posted on Why Evolution Is True:
From Independent.ie, we learn that the Catholic Church in Ireland is promulgating its well-known stand that if you have to choose between using non-rhythm birth control and death, death is better. Mater Hospital…

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A story of sex and fly poop

Originally posted on Molecular Love (and other facts of life):
Scientists know a lot about fly sex. Maybe too much. We know how male fruit flies woo their mates. We’ve picked apart the seminal fluid to study all of the…

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Science is not the Enemy of the Humanities | New Republic

Science is not the Enemy of the Humanities | New Republic.

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