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Archives for March, 2008

My picks from ScienceDaily

American West Heating Nearly Twice As Fast As Rest Of World, New Analysis Shows: The American West is heating up more rapidly than the rest of the world, according to a new analysis of the most recent federal government temperature figures. The news is especially bad for some of the nation’s fastest growing cities, which…

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Juniorprof Biology Blogs JB Say What? andrew plemmons pratt Write To Done BIOLOGY & POLITICS Simon’s Writing Room

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Substitute damn every time you’re inclined to write very; your editor will delete it and the writing will be just as it should be. – Mark Twain

People collect the weirdest things….

From paper airplanes to IBM Typewriters, from cold war calculators to cereal boxes, from condoms to condiments, and many, many more strange collections, all found at the Museum of Online Museums, thanks to Anne-Marie.

Folk Taxonomy?!

If this is a cat, than what is this? A pig?

Yup, alarm clocks can be deadly

The 10 Most Prophetic Sci-Fi Movies Ever Hollywood’s Best War Movies

My picks from ScienceDaily

Cooperative Classrooms Lead To Better Friendships, Higher Achievement In Young Adolescents: Students competing for resources in the classroom while discounting each others’ success are less likely to earn top grades than students who work together toward goals and share their success, according to an analysis of 80 years of research. Despite Awareness Of Global Warming…

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People who take time to be alone usually have depth, originality, and quiet reserve. – John Miller