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Archives for December, 2007

Happy New Year!

New on…

Food: Where’s the schmaltz? Look no further… How religious curbs lead to great food (take with a grain of salt….and pepper and garlic). My mother’s sarma recipe will come shortly… Drink: Ask the expert on vodka: Just Like Water, But Better What are you drinking tonight at midnight? The Friday Fermentable: Champagne and Sparkling Wines…

There are 21 days until the Science Blogging Conference. We have 200 registered participants and a few people on the waiting list. The Sigma Xi space accommodates 200 and we have ordered food for 200 and swag bags for 200. Apart from the public list, we also have a list with a couple of anonymous…

Idoli – Maljciki

Idoli, the best of the Yugoslav 1980s New Wave.

ClockQuotes

Time – our youth – it never really goes, does it? It is all held in our minds. – Helen Hoover Santmyer

My picks from ScienceDaily

Adult Male Chimpanzees Don’t Stray Far From The Home: When it comes to choosing a place to live, male chimpanzees in the wild don’t stray far from home, according to a new report. The researchers found that adult male chimps out on their own tend to follow in their mother’s footsteps, spending their days in…

There are 22 days until the Science Blogging Conference. We have 200 registered participants and a few people on the waiting list. The Sigma Xi space accommodates 200 and we have ordered food for 200 and swag bags for 200. Apart from the public list, we also have a list with a couple of anonymous…

You are in my blood – Zdravko Colic

Zdravko Čolić was hugely popular in the late 1970s and 1980s. I was a kid when he filled the Red Star Stadium (which normally seats 90,000 people for the soccer games, when the field itself is not full of people). It is incredible to see him coming back after a 15-year break, visibly older (and…

ClockQuotes

The ability to concentrate and use time well is everything. – Lido Anthony Iacocca

Marbles in the sink