Links for you. Science:
Open source plasmids: just add bacteria and reproduce at will
CDC’s lab problems have ripple effect on other outbreaks
Hospitals miss goal for worker flu shots
Microbes Help Corals Pick a Home and Settle Down
Peeling the onion: Almost everyone involved in developing Tor was (or is) funded by the US government (must-read; people seem to forget that spies should never be trusted)
NBC News Pulls Veteran Reporter from Gaza After Witnessing Israeli Attack on Children
Miami, the great world city, is drowning while the powers that be look away
TechCrunch editor says she’s “a cheerleader” who would have totally caved to Obama over Snowden
I have never been more conscious of my womanhood than right now in Jerusalem
After the Crash
Yet another TSA screener doesn’t know that DC is part of America
Arizona Charter School History Book: Slavery Was Awesome!
How to Renounce America and Still Be Called a Patriot: Her father is a senator, she’s a CEO, and her company is forsaking its U.S. citizenship.
Battle over handicap accessibility on Beacon Hill continues to ramp up
A List of People Who Supported the War in Iraq