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If you live in Arizona….

…perhaps you and thousands of your friends can all simultaneously walk down the street wearing one of these: [yes, sales will help feed my family, so there is my Conflict Of Interest statement for posting this here]

Cognitive Bias Song (video)

[Hat-tip: “If you want to understand the future…don’t pay attention to how technology is changing, pay attention to how childhood is changing.”]

Environmentally friendly chico bags

We bought a couple of these recently and use them for all our grocery shopping. They are environmentally friendly, strong chico bags, tiny when wrapped up (and easy to wrap up) and large when opened up: Conflict of Interest: this is Bride of Coturnix’s store (look around for other items). Every item sold puts money…

Never go anywhere unprepared

Shy about openly carrying condoms around your pocketbook? Well, hide them in a tasteful little case – a variety of styles, including, for those with a sense of humor and fun, these Kitty cases, pre-packaged with two condoms each: Conflict of Interest: this is Bride of Coturnix’s store (look around for other items). Every item…

Drunk History – Nikola Tesla (video)

I wonder how much more (and more accurate) detail this guy would get when sober. And how much less most other people would be able to say when sober….

Ant tea-party protest (video)

Hat-tip: Annalee Newitz: Crazy Brazilian pranksters managed to get a colony of real ants to carry tiny protest signs in a demonstration against the insecticide Baygon. Need I say that I welcome our new insect overlords?

Neil Fraser was curious about this question, so he built a centrifuge at home and recorded a lava lamp at 3G (which is higher than Jupiter, actually). He explains the details here. [hat-tip]