Links 11/27/15

Links for you. Science:

Gene Amdahl, Pioneer of Mainframe Computing, Dies at 92
Attempt no landing there? Yeah right—we’re going to Europa
Our Generation Ships Will Sink
A Simple Model of the Evolution of Simple Models of Evolution (pdf)
Apocalypse Pig: The Last Antibiotic Begins to Fail


This fight will move to the statehouses
Microaggression and Macroexploitation (interesting history of the word microaggression)
‘You Can’t Buy My Soul’: Drone Whistleblowers Speak Out
Kentucky Governor Beshear hints at executive action on voting rights for non-violent felons
Cuyahoga County: A Case Study for Why We Need to Reinvigorate the Party in Democratic Areas, Too
What Would You Do, Hippie???
Nothing to See Here, Just a Spy Agency Funded by Paranoid Billionaires
Corporate America’s Higher Earnings Due To Stock Buyback Scams
Some Wisconsin Water Is Comparable to a Third World Country (Thanks, Scott Walker)
Dark Secrets In The Classroom (“He needs shoes.”)
The Social Network
Five myths about Metro
Burbsplaining (happens in D.C. too)
Authorities Missed Many ‘Red Flags’ Before Paris Attacks
Brown to invest $100M to address racism
The Museum of Surface Parking
We have the Woodrow Wilson/P.C. debate all backwards: Protesters are forcing a debate Princeton has whitewashed for decades
Thoughts on “Randomized” vs. Randomized Charter School Studies

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