Archives for October 13, 2008

A very good day of grunting worms. Credit: Ken Catania So-called Gene-Culture Co-Evolution can be very obvious and direct or it can be very subtle and complex. In almost all cases, the details defy the usual presumptions people make about the utility of culture, the nature of human-managed knowledge, race, and technology. I would like…

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The SpamMimic web application is available for free use and …will allow you to encode to your choice of generic SPAM, weakly-encrypted SPAM, fake PGP SPAM and fake Russian SPAM. … If someone’s looking for dirt on you, they’ll always go for the encrypted PGP ( or GPG) emails you have (assuming they contain valuable…

Carnivals

Carnival Of the Godless 102: Mission Impossible Gene Genie 38: Back in action! Praxis #2 The Giant’s Shoulders: third edition Medicine 2.0 Blog Carnival Carnival of the Green #148 Carnival of Homeschooling presents: The Simple Pleasures of Homeschooling October Scribes Blog Carnival Book Review Blog Carnival – Second Edition

What does the McCain Meltdown mean?

Numerous right wing writers or press outlets have already proffered negative reviews of both Sarah Palin and John McCain. Chris Buckley, conservative and son of William F. Buckley, has endorsed Barack Obama outright. . Conservative publisher Wick Allison has endorsed Obama. Other conservative writers are supporting the Democratic candidate. It looks like Indiana is even…

Blogospherics

First, a sad but hopeful good bye to a Sbling: Blogger Dr. Karen Ventii of Science to Life will be Leaving Scienceblogs.com to engage in other things. Please drop by and say bye: Last Post See: An Interview with Karen Ventii. I’ve always thought that some sort of bird flu, especially one carried by geese,…