Archives for July 5, 2009

Genome Size and Flight in Bats

The best of last June Continuing with our discussion of the Evolution 2008 conference, I was hoping to meet T. Ryan Gregory yesterday. He is listed on the Evolution 2008 program as an author of a talk on genome size. Goodnews/badnews: Gregory did not show, but the talk, given by his coauthor working in his…

Linux: Schedule tasks

I recommend not going the dual boot option. Just wipe the Windows install. But remember: Linux is not for everybody.

Organ virtuoso Qi Zhang plays her electric rendering of “Ridiculous Fellows” from Prokofiev’s “The Love for Three Oranges” orchestral suite. This exhilarating performance from TEDx USC features the Yamaha Electone Stagea, a rare, imported instrument specially programmed by Qi herself.

An oldie but a goodie: Hat Tip: The Intersection.