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Priority Mail

Not sure what this, at the corner of 18th and R Streets, Dupont Circle, D.C., is about. Looks ominous though:

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Links 8/23/15

Links for you. Science: Scientists built a ‘vomiting device’ to show how spewing chunks spreads disease A day in the life of a museum taxonomist 8 things you might not know about research misconduct proceedings: Guest post Flying Spiders Found—and … Continue reading

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Gong Kasr

I’m not sure what a Gong Kasr is, but Logan Circle (corner of 13th and Q Streets) has one!

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Links 8/21/15

Links for you. Science: Most gay and lesbian researchers are out in the lab Whose problem is the “reproducibility crisis” anyway? The future of mutating, treatment-resistant head lice is already here “Exactly the same clinical study” published six times How … Continue reading

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Links 8/16/15

Links for you. Science: MIT Has Plans for a Real ARC Fusion Reactor Fasta-O-Matic: a tool to sanity check and if needed reformat FASTA files For 40 years, computer scientists looked for a solution that doesn’t exist Ben Carson has … Continue reading

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Slow Down: Saturday Sermon

No, this isn’t about ‘lifestyle’ choices, it’s about driving. Some of these themes might be familiar to regular readers: It happens every day. An innocent person is crossing the street at a corner when suddenly, a car comes barrelling towards … Continue reading

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Links 8/13/15

Links for you. Science: Underwater Agriculture: The Scuba Divers Growing Crops in Bubbles Under the Sea (amazing) Steven Pinker interview: case against bioethocrats & CRISPR germline ban Why did the US abandon a lead in reactor design? Funding: Tales of … Continue reading

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