Pure Pedantry : Friday Rants: People
Bill Hicks: "We're a virus with shoes."
(tags: blogs society stupid silly)
YouTube - Gnarls Barkley Crazy Theremin Jam
A cover of "Crazy" with the vocals replaced by a theremin.
(tags: music video youtube)
A Call for Professional Attire :: Inside Higher Ed…
Preliminary thermal modeling accounts for some (but not all) of the Pioneer Anomaly - The Planetary Society Blog | The Planetary Society
Some of the mysterious extra acceleration may just be uneven heating.
(tags: science space physics astronomy thermo theory computing)
"Coming April 22…
The DHS gets security advice from Larry Niven, Jerry Pournelle, and David Brin. I feel safer already.
(tags: stupid SF war US politics)
States' Data Obscure How Few Finish High School - New York Times
"Like Mississippi, many states use an inflated graduation rate for federal…
COROT surprises a year after launch
Stellar seismology and a new extrasolar planet.
(tags: astronomy news science planets)
The quest for a new class of superconductors
An article positing superconductors in which electrons pair up through something other than phonon interactions.