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The best music of 2007 | The A.V. Club The top 25 albums, as voted on by AV Club writers. (tags: music review)
Ralph Asher Alpher - Physics Today December 2007 A very nice obituary (tags: astronomy physics) Chemical & Engineering News - ACS News - Class Of 2006 Salaries And Jobs The overall situation is pretty good, but Ph.D. Salaries dropped somewhat. (tags: chemistry academia news jobs) MIT…
nanoscale views: What does it mean for a material to be an "insulator"? "We broadly lump solids into two groups, those that conduct electricity and those that don't. Materials in the latter category are known as insulators, and it turns out that there are at least three different kinds." (tags:…
Monkeys perform arithmetic as well as college students I knew that. (tags: academia education biology math psychology news science) Merck Manual for Pet Health - Ferret Hit by an Arrow? Here's a Book for You - New York Times The Merck/Merial Manual for Pet Health: Home Edition: Because…