Living the Scientific Life (Scientist, Interrupted)

Archives for July, 2008

tags: West 66th street/Lincoln Center Subway Art, Artemis, Acrobats, Divas and Dancers, subway art, NYC through my eye, photography, NYC Artemis, Acrobats, Divas and Dancers. Artist: Nancy Spero, 1999. Installed 2004. West 66th Street/Lincoln Center Subway tile mosaic art #24 as seen at NYC’s Lincoln Center stop at Broadway for the downtown (southbound) 1 train.…

Everyone knows that the White House has been forcing scientists to only talk about research that conforms with GW’s agenda, and the political cartoonists have been busily committing these shameful lies to paper in a form that we all can appreciate. One of those cartoons is pictured above. Thanks to a blog pal of mine,…

tags: Harry Potter, Tales of Beedle the Bard, books, JK Rowling, book news [larger view] The Harry Potter news has been pouring in so fast that fans like me can hardly keep track of what keeps them awake at night due to excited anticipation. This time, the news is that the book of fairy tales,…

Hey everyone, the planners have set up a location for the public to meet the ScienceBloggers in NYC! Location: Social bar and lounge — look for us in the back room. Date: Saturday, 9 August 2008 Time: 2-4pm

Short-billed Dowitcher

tags: Short-billed Dowitcher, Limnodromus griseus, birds, nature, Image of the Day Short-billed Dowitcher, Limnodromus griseus, at Bolivar Flats, Texas. These birds are in alternate (breeding) plumage. Image: Joseph Kennedy, 11 July 2008 [larger view]. Nikon D200, Kowa 883 telescope with TSN-PZ camera eyepiece 1/800s f/8.0 at 1000.0mm iso400.

Carnivalia

Here’s a blog carnival for you to enjoy; A Gardening Carnival, 30 July 2008 edition. This blog carnival focuses on all aspects of gardening and lawn care.

Yeah, me! Although I did spot one mistake in the test itself .. did you also see it? I Scored a 100%! Created by OnePlusYou

tags: Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, movie posters, poster teasers Which Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince poster is your favorite? After you’ve seen them all (I’ve found ten so far), I am going to ask you to vote for your favorite!

tags: West 66th street/Lincoln Center Subway Art, Artemis, Acrobats, Divas and Dancers, subway art, NYC through my eye, photography, NYC Artemis, Acrobats, Divas and Dancers. Artist: Nancy Spero, 1999. Installed 2004. West 66th Street/Lincoln Center Subway tile mosaic art #23 as seen at NYC’s Lincoln Center stop at Broadway for the downtown (southbound) 1 train.…

tags: Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, streaming video, movie trailers, poster teasers Which Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince poster is your favorite? After you’ve seen them all (I’ve found ten so far), I am going to ask you to vote for your favorite! Okay, trailer number one for the upcoming film, Harry Potter…