Archives for May 18, 2009

New Blog of Note

John Lynch has moved from Stranger Fruit (on Scienceblog) to a new location on the internet. Please pay him a visit and adjust your bookmarks accordingly. John’s new blog is a simple prop. That’s the name of the blog.

Press release from NASA regarding Spirit, which has been stuck in the sand …

The big news

So it came to pass that Amanda seemed to be somewhat ill …. nausea, tired for no reason, that sort of thing. About the same time both of us started to rearrange the furniture a lot and we were both gathering small sticks and pieces of moss and putting them in the bottom of the…

Important announcement

I have an important announcement to make. I am going to make this announcement on facebook first, so if you are my facebook friend already go have a look.

Scientific American names the 10 most important leaders in science and technology … a press release from the National Center for Science Education OAKLAND, CA May 18, 2009 Barack Obama and Bill Gates are in good company. The NCSE’s Dr. Eugenie C. Scott joins Obama and Gates as members of the Scientific American 10 honor…

Every place is different, and some places are more different than others. … So we’re channel surfing and working at the same time … Amanda is working on her Transitive Phosphorescent Anisotopy or whatever the heck it is she’s working on, and I’m messing around with making networks work, and Super Nanny comes on. They’re…