Living the Scientific Life (Scientist, Interrupted)

Archives for May, 2008

Young Hillary Clinton

tags: Young Hillary Clinton, politics, humor, comedy, streaming video This brilliantly funny streaming video is the result of a deviant comedic mind — it’s a portrait of the young Hillary Rodham (like, duh, she wasn’t married yet, as one of the students will remind you). My favorite quote? “What’s a superdelegate?” [3:05].

tags: West 86th street subway art, subway art, NYC through my eye, photography, NYC West 86th Street Subway tile mosaic art #17 as seen at NYC’s West 86th Street stop at Broadway for the uptown 1 train. (This piece was completed in 1989). Artist: Nitza Tufino. Image: GrrlScientist 2008 [larger view].

Well, nothing, really.

Grey-bellied Tragopan

tags: Grey-bellied Tragopan, Tragopan blythii, birds, Image of the Day First in a series of non-passerine images by this photographer. Blyth’s Tragopan, Tragopan blythii, also known as the Grey-bellied Tragopan. Image: John Del Rio. [larger view].

tags: West 86th street subway art, subway art, NYC through my eye, photography, NYC West 86th Street Subway tile mosaic art #16 as seen at NYC’s West 86th Street stop at Broadway for the uptown 1 train. (This piece was completed in 1989). Artist: Nitza Tufino. Image: GrrlScientist 2008 [larger view].

Turtle Yoga Chaos (2 of 2)

tags: turtles, turtle yoga, reptiles, Central Park, Image of the Day Turtle Yoga Chaos! Image: Bob Levy, author of Club George [larger].

A Horse Named Paleo

tags: paleo, horse artwork, street art, NYC through my eye, photography, NYC This is another of the American Museum of Natural History’s horse artworks. This piece is located on the grounds near the west entrance to the museum itself, as you can see in some of the shots in this photoessay. Paleo, right side. Artist:…

A Horse Named Starry Night

tags: Starry Night, horse tile artwork, street art, NYC through my eye, photography, NYC This is another of the American Museum of Natural History’s horse artworks. This piece is located at the 81st and Columbus street entrance to the museum grounds. Starry Night, left side. Artist: Geri Bowden. Image: GrrlScientist 2008 [larger view]. This horse’s…

tags: nocturnal landscape, horse artwork, street art, NYC through my eye, photography, NYC A week or two ago, the American Museum of Natural History added some horse artworks to its grounds. This is one of those horses. Nocturnal Landscape, right side. Artist: Heather L. Martin. Image: GrrlScientist 2008 [larger view]. This lovely horse artwork stands…

The Doctor Seuss Bible

tags: doctor seuss bible, comedy, humor, creationists, streaming video This streaming video is an amusing but nonsensical reading of Doctor Seuss’s Bible — hey, it’s kinda like the real Bible, isn’t it? [2:29].