Archives for August 9, 2008

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Blog Roll

Dopo i dinosauri: Evoluzione dei Mammiferi ~ Dougs Divine Drollery ~ Dougs Dynamic Drivel ~ Dr. Homeslice ~ Dr. Joan Bushwell’s Chimpanzee Refuge ~ Dr. Mom ~ Drowning in the Real ~ Dubito Ergo Sum ~ Dynamics of Cats ~ Early to Bed ~ Ecobirder ~ Effect Measure ~ Egyptology News ~ Endless Possibilities ~…

Technology Tidbits

A one-atom thick graphene balloon, made of carbon graphene is made of carbon), impermeable to gas, has been made and inflated. Graphene is a newly invented material that, it is said, will have important uses in nanotechnology and electronics. The next computer you buy may be based on graphine (if you don’t buy computers too…

Microsoft Vista is Doomed

Two security researchers have developed a new technique that essentially bypasses all of the memory protection safeguards in the Windows Vista operating system, an advance that many in the security community say will have far-reaching implications not only for Microsoft, but also on how the entire technology industry thinks about attacks. In a presentation at…

Atheist Talk Radio

Minnesota Atheists’ “Atheists Talk” radio show Sunday, August 10, 2008, 9-10 a.m. Central Time Lori Lipman Brown, Director of the Secular Coalition for America, discusses the past legislative session in Washington D.C. Also, a conversation with Louis Appignani, Humanist Philanthropist. “Atheists Talk” airs live on AM 950 KTNF in the Minneapolis/St. Paul area. To stream…

Atom bomb hits Nagasaki

….. on this day in 1945. American forces have dropped an atomic bomb on Nagasaki – the second such attack on Japan in three days. The bomb was dropped by parachute from an American B29 Bomber at 1102 local time. It exploded about 1,625 ft (500m) above the ground and is believed to have completely…

Carnivals!

Four Stone Hearth #45 – Caves, Graves and Audio-files Edition is at Remote Central. I and the Bird #81 is at The Marvelous in Nature. The glorious 46th ed of 4SH is at Testimony of the Spade. Aggregator of news about infectious diseases The Carnival of Cinema: Episode 86 – Blogger of the Paradise is…

Technically, Nisbet did not say that. He simply showed a picture of PZ Myers … a rather funny picture of PZ that is not what I would call a glamor shot … and made the statement paraphrased as the title of this post in reference to all atheists who have strong views and who are,…

Blog Roll

Bootstrap Analysis ~ Bore Me To Tears ~ Brian Foster ~ Bug Girl’s Blog ~ Buzz Blog ~ Campus Atheists & Sec. Humanists ~ Canned Platypus ~ Catalogue of Oganisms ~ cephyn ~ Chaotic Utopia ~ Charles Arthur ~ Clatic Detritus ~ Climate Change Action ~ Cocktail Party Physics ~ Coffee & Conservation ~ Cognitive…