Links for you. Science:
Coughing Manequins Shed Light On Flu Transmission
Life Stands on the shoulders of Giants (Viruses)
On the annotation of functionality in GENCODE (or: our continuing efforts to understand how a television set works).
Ridiculous statements by mental health experts. (anyone have this pdf?)
Opinion: We Didn’t Domesticate Dogs. They Domesticated Us.
Louis Menand and New Deal Denialism in The New Yorker
Who Should We Listen To?
On being given pause, as a Jew
New Cars Increasingly Out of Reach for Many Americans (and the markets where it’s hardest to afford a car are where one needs one the most)
How the Californian condor’s fate rests on the Sandy Hook gun debate
“Download this gun”: 3D-printed semi-automatic fires over 600 rounds
Government and Medical Costs, Continued
Boston humming as appeal of life in city booms (though it also notes that rental prices are climbing)
Medicare Patients May Lose Their Doctors Under Sequestration
Allston: Then and Now (awesome photoset)
Obama economic adviser: Using the sequester to cut benefits was “part of the DNA from the start”
The Orange Line’s portal to another dimension