March 24, 2013

YouTube 2011 vs. YouTube 2013.

March 22, 2013

Facebook shocked that a woman runs I Fcking Love Science.

Kudos To Sara Volz.

March 21, 2013

Put A Bird On It.

March 20, 2013

Henry Rollins Comments On Steubenville Rape Verdict.

March 19, 2013

Misunderstanding the p-value.

Forget the Cellphone Fight — We Should Be Allowed to Unlock Everything We Own.

March 17, 2013

Food stamps put Rhode Island town on monthly boom-and-bust cycle.

The Rape Culture Inside CNN. We Are All Steubenville Football Players Today.

Bill Gates: capitalism means male baldness research gets more funding than malaria.

The new Tomb Raider.

For example, according to the USGCRP estimates, under a high-emissions scenario, areas of the Southeast and Southwest that currently experience an average of 60 days a year with a high temperature above 90°F will experience 150 or more such days by the end of the century.

March 10, 2013

Another major failure of economics.

How “Nice Guys” relate to women.

March 9, 2013

Opinion: On Being an “African-American Scientist.”

Believe it.

March 8, 2013

The enigma of the Ford paradox.

Plants make bees remember them fondly with a jolt of caffeine.

March 7, 2013

Yuppies Might Be the Only Market for Same-Day Delivery.

Women in SF&F Month: N. K. Jemisin.

Greta Christina’s Blog: An Open Letter to the Fat-Positive Movement.

March 6, 2013

States Move to Criminalize Whistleblowing on Food Fraud and Animal Cruelty.

Five reasons why Windows 8 has failed.

10 years later, Dixie Chicks right all along.

New York Cops Will Arrest You for Carrying Condoms.

March 5, 2013

Yahoo: Mayer culpa.

Insect wings shred bacteria to pieces.

March 4, 2013

Gender Bias 101 For Mathematicians.

Wage-Slavery and Republican Liberty.

March 3, 2013

What the smartest people do on the weekend is what everyone else will do during the week in ten years.

James while John had had had had had had had had had had had a better effect on the teacher.

The Jobs Are Never Coming Back. Nice to see others realizing something that has been obvious for a long time.

How The Suffragists Upstaged Woodrow Wilson In Washington.

March 2, 2013

Why Five Days in the Office Is Too Many.

“Even as you get near the upper reaches of the normal weight range, you begin to see increases in chronic diseases,” said JoAnn Manson, a professor at Harvard Medical School and Harvard School of Public Health. “It’s a clear gradient of increase. There is no evidence here of any global protective factor for being overweight.”

Online Misogynists Are Not Fringe Characters.

Len Deighton’s Bomber, the first book ever written on a word processor.

March 1, 2013

This is monstrous, and counterproductive.

Damn, DARPA, you scary.

Do Unto Others…..

The amount of delusion necessary to allow someone to sit in front of a 70″ TV in a giant house with two luxury cars in the garage and complain about the unfairness of it all is incomprehensible.

Is mathematics a vehicle for control fraud?

Too Much Night Light Makes Us Fat, Cranky—and No Safer.