Links for you. Science:
Developments in next generation sequencing – a visualisation
What do drug dealers and drug reps have in common?
Concerns arise in Chinese bid for genomics firm (I have no problem with a national industrial plan–these are exactly the kinds of companies we want in the U.S.)
National Security Concerns over BGI Bid for Complete Genomics
An unhealthy obsession: The energy expended by US biomedical scientists on complaining about grant-application limits would be better directed at the real problem: stagnant funding.
A mass of city statistics (I too, am less than overwhelmed)
Say This For Ben Nelson: He Voted For Harry Reid As Majority Leader
The Problem With Mike Lee
Clerical Pay at the Port of LA: An Update (initial reports are biased against union workers. Inconceivable!)
The Recession’s Toll: How Middle Class Wealth Collapsed to a 40-Year Low
Renegade Democrats keep NY state Senate in GOP hands, Cuomo complicit
Kasandra Perkins Did Not Have to Die
AND THE SCROOGE AWARD GOES TO… Corporate America!
The FBI Is Collecting Everybody’s Emails, Former NSA Official Warns
It’s Time To Ask “Why The Hell Not?” On Infrastructure Spending
Investment Incentives and the Global Competition for Capital
Green Grow the Grassroots