Links for you. Science:
Detroit Biotech Companies, Startups Play Vital Role In City’s Economy
Too Many Science Students?
Competition in science: too much of a good thing.
All the reasons NOT to go to grad school
That Cuddly Kitty Is Deadlier Than You Think
Sell Out: Part One (funny as hell)
Home Depot Syndrome, the Purple Squirrel, and America’s Job Hunt Rabbit Hole (must-read)
The Confederacy Making a Comeback in the South? KKK Grand Wizard Glorified, Civil Rights Heroes Ignored: As Southern whites sink into economic despair, more and more are retreating into a fictional past.
Klallam dictionary opens window into tribal heritage: A three-decade effort to preserve a native language has resulted in the first-ever dictionary of the language, which previously was only spoken.
Quinoa’s quagmire: One-sided Guardian article incites media scare
Bring Back Earmarks!
A Column About Poverty Programs Creates a Stir and Raises Legitimate Questions
Immigration Reform and the English Language
Hell Isle (a bunch of wealthy libertarian assholes crammed into one spot won’t work. Ever)
If No One Mentioned It No One Would Notice (note to Gov. Patrick….)