Daily Archives: November 8, 2013

Nomi Prins: The Village Against the World – Book Review – Truthdig

Nomi Prins: The Village Against the World – Book Review – Truthdig.

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▶ Run, Run – YouTube

▶ Run, Run – YouTube.

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Baseball and Jackie Robinson (American Memory from the Library of Congress)

Baseball and Jackie Robinson (American Memory from the Library of Congress).

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Numberphile

Numberphile.

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delanceyplace.com 11/6/13 – franz kafka finds love

delanceyplace.com 11/6/13 – franz kafka finds love.

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Study: Americans Safe from Gun Violence Except in Schools, Malls, Airports, Movie Theatres, Workplaces, Streets, Own Homes : The New Yorker

Study: Americans Safe from Gun Violence Except in Schools, Malls, Airports, Movie Theatres, Workplaces, Streets, Own Homes : The New Yorker.

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A Beautiful Collection of Insects – In Focus – The Atlantic

A Beautiful Collection of Insects – In Focus – The Atlantic.

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Preserving the Legacy of the X-ray Universe | NASA

Preserving the Legacy of the X-ray Universe | NASA.

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Highest Flying Push-Up – Ahmed Valentino

Highest Flying Push-Up – Ahmed Valentino.

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Mark Solock sent you a video: “Качели: Начало”

Mark Solock has shared a video with you on YouTube Качели: Начало by MrOldFrost http://skvo-net.livejournal.com/ Help center • Email options • Report spam ©2013 YouTube, LLC 901 Cherry Ave, San Bruno, CA 94066

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Science and Its Skeptics : The New Yorker

Science and Its Skeptics : The New Yorker.

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Malcolm Gladwell finds his faith

Originally posted on Why Evolution Is True:
Over at The New Republic, Isaac Chotiner reports (surprisingly neutrally) on an interview between unlikely twins, the unctuous Malcom Gladwell and the odious Glenn Beck, who met on Beck’s show for a conversation. …

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La lutte by Michel Brault, Marcel Carrière, Claude Fournier & Claude Jutra – NFB

La lutte by Michel Brault, Marcel Carrière, Claude Fournier & Claude Jutra – NFB.

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Circus Collection

Circus Collection.

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Modern Women

Modern Women.

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Renisha McBride shooter “accidentally” shot her in face – Salon.com

Renisha McBride shooter “accidentally” shot her in face – Salon.com.

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Driving May Damage Your Ovaries – NYTimes.com

Driving May Damage Your Ovaries – NYTimes.com.

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Friday Night Slights – NYTimes.com

Friday Night Slights – NYTimes.com.

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Milky Way may host billions of Earth-size planets – latimes.com

Milky Way may host billions of Earth-size planets – latimes.com.

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Tracking babies’ eyes, scientists find signs of autism in 2-month-olds – latimes.com

Tracking babies’ eyes, scientists find signs of autism in 2-month-olds – latimes.com.

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Finnish kayaker saves drowning owl

Originally posted on Why Evolution Is True:
Like the evening news, I always like to end on an upbeat story, particularly one about rescued animals. PuffHo reports a Finnish kayaker whose story originated at the Finnish-language link below. The PuffHo…

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Pseudoscience roundup: Guerrilla Skeptics mock Sheldrake’s paranoia; Tedx fails to keep its videos of Sheldrake off YouTube, and BBC criticized for giving “equal time” to climate-change denialists

Originally posted on Why Evolution Is True:
Rupert Sheldrake has been whining everywhere, including on the BBC, that his Wikipedia page has been doctored by a group called the Guerrilla Skeptics (or rather, a branch called the Guerrilla Skeptics on…

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WalkFree.org – The Movement to End Modern Slavery

WalkFree.org – The Movement to End Modern Slavery.

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George W. Bush to Raise Money for Group That Converts Jews to Bring About Second Coming of Christ | Mother Jones

George W. Bush to Raise Money for Group That Converts Jews to Bring About Second Coming of Christ | Mother Jones.

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