Daily Archives: August 23, 2013

Dana Milbank: Bradley Manning sentenced after exposing the national-security state – The Washington Post

Dana Milbank: Bradley Manning sentenced after exposing the national-security state – The Washington Post.

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Kate Webb: The Garden of Alla – Guernica / A Magazine of Art & Politics

Kate Webb: The Garden of Alla – Guernica / A Magazine of Art & Politics.

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Mali uromastyx wanting a belly rub!

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Nicolas Cage Gets Around Vol 1 – Parody Nicolas Cage Mashup (2013) Movie HD

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Penn Jillette: what he reads and how

Originally posted on Why Evolution Is True:
I just know you’ve been asking yourself, “I wonder what Penn Jillette is reading right now?” It should be interesting stuff, for he’s a famous magician, atheist, libertarian, and generally outspoken and intriguing…

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Bradley Manning in a World of Cheneys, Hadithas, and NSA Domestic Surveillance | Informed Comment

Bradley Manning in a World of Cheneys, Hadithas, and NSA Domestic Surveillance | Informed Comment.

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delanceyplace.com 8/23/13 – you can’t do two things at once

delanceyplace.com 8/23/13 – you can’t do two things at once.

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These Patterns Move, But It’s All an Illusion | Collage of Arts and Sciences

These Patterns Move, But It’s All an Illusion | Collage of Arts and Sciences.

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The Man Who Invented Modern Probability – Issue 4: The Unlikely – Nautilus

The Man Who Invented Modern Probability – Issue 4: The Unlikely – Nautilus.

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Eric Holder: Defendants’ legal rights undermined by budget cuts – The Washington Post

Eric Holder: Defendants’ legal rights undermined by budget cuts – The Washington Post.

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‘Mesh’ Your Way to a Safer Internet – Truthdig

‘Mesh’ Your Way to a Safer Internet – Truthdig.

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OldJewsTellingJokes: “Miracles”

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Anatomy & Physiology | Open Learning Initiative

http://oli.cmu.edu/courses/free-open/anatomy-physiology/

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City of Chicago :: Public Art Collection

City of Chicago :: Public Art Collection.

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A Democracy of Images

A Democracy of Images.

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NPS: Explore Nature » Geologic Resources » Tour of Park Geology

NPS: Explore Nature » Geologic Resources » Tour of Park Geology.

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Spider mimics leaf

Originally posted on Why Evolution Is True:
From Dr. Ross Piper (via Matthew Cobb), we have a type of mimicry I haven’t seen before: a spider stretching out its body to imitate a dead leaf. Piper also explains the details…

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Giving new life and an old home to struggling sea lion pups – latimes.com

http://www.latimes.com/local/la-me-c1-sea-lion-release-20130822-dto,0,2024748.htmlstory?track=lat-email-healthreport

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A classic battle: man versus goose

Originally posted on Why Evolution Is True:
It’s Friday, so don’t expect any more intellectual depth today. Matthew Cobb and I are apparently both in an end-of-the-week mood: he keeps sending me animal photos and videos, and I keep posting…

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Article: 4 Cases of the U.S. Sheltering Vicious Criminals that Reveal…

4 Cases of the U.S. Sheltering Vicious Criminals that Reveal Total Hypocrisy on Snowden http://www.alternet.org/world/americas-total-hypocrisy-snowden-and-extradition (via AlterNet)

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Friday favourite fly: Ornidia obesa

Originally posted on Why Evolution Is True:
by Matthew Cobb I have a new favourite fly. It is the aptly named Ornidia obesa, a syrphid (aka hoverfly) that is metallic green. As its name indicates, if it played soccerball it…

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Summer of the Big Dud – NYTimes.com

Summer of the Big Dud – NYTimes.com.

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