February 29, 2016
Meet the most persecuted people in the world. When the aliens blast us with space rays, can we say it was undeserved?
February 28, 2016
Link between obesity and polycystic ovary syndrome may be exaggerated. More likely PCOS exacerbated by obesity, rather than that PCOS leads to obesity.
February 27, 2016
USA’s Northeast Megalopolis from Space. Too many people.
A Year Ago, The Dress Murdered the Idea of Objective Color. Only for non-photographers; photographs have known this since ever.
Ex Machina Interview: Creating the Movie’s Award Winning VFX. 15 to 25 setups a day. Holy crap. (For ref avg one-unit movie is 2-3.)
February 26, 2016
Americans gained over 500 million pounds last year. Great goddamn.
Is there any feeling, any thought, any joy or pain or fear that hasn’t been felt by millions before you and won’t be felt by millions after you? Wrong about energy, but still a good piece.
February 25, 2016
What’s so bad about mandatory workplace socializing? Everything. Everything is bad about it.
February 24, 2016
February 23, 2016
The number that fascinates physicists above all others. New geeky pickup line: Baby, they must call you α, because your fine structure is constant.
February 22, 2016
The Ecstasy of Influence. Great essay. Best I’ve read in a few years. And just wait till the end.