Monthly Archives: January 2018

Links 1/31/18

Links for you. Science: Hunting for the ancient lost farms of North America Trump’s top health official traded tobacco stock while leading anti-smoking efforts Elephants Are Very Scared of Bees. That Could Save Their Lives. How a Church Deacon Found … Continue reading

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Il Trumpe’s Fear Of Sharks And The Original Call Out Culture

By now, it’s clear that we’ve elected a typical elderly, Fox News watching, white retiree as president, with all that entails. The link between what Il Trumpe tweets and what has Fox News has just aired is terrifying. In explaining … Continue reading

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Links 1/30/18

Links for you. Science: Fossil Discoveries Challenge Ideas About Earth’s Start If you love teaching, a research university might be perfect for you Functioning ‘mechanical gears’ seen in nature for the first time (ignores rotifers; still neat though) Here’s how … Continue reading

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The NRA As Collateral Damage From Il Trumpe

This only be a good thing (boldface mine): Maybe the most explosive omission pertained to a Russian mob boss who also happens to be good friends with Vladimir Putin and the deputy governor of the Russian central bank. Alexander Torshin, … Continue reading

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Links 1/29/18

Links for you. Science: Trump Administration Rolls Back Protections for Migratory Birds, Drawing Bipartisan Condemnation It’s the big new idea for stopping climate change — but it has huge environmental problems of its own With flu hospitalizations up again, MGH … Continue reading

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The Problem With Fundamentalists Defending Il Trumpe Isn’t The Hypocrisy

Since news of porn star Stormy Daniels’ affair with Donald Trump broke, followed by multiple defenses of Trump by the fundamentalist right, there has been a spate of articles decrying fundamentalists’ hypocrisy. While it’s an appealing line of attack, especially … Continue reading

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Links 1/28/18

Links for you. Science: The Mysterious Interior World of Exercise This flu season is on track to be the worst in nearly a decade How Humans Are Laying Out The Welcome Mat For Mosquitoes And The Diseases They Carry The … Continue reading

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