Monthly Archives: May 2018

Links 5/27/18

Links for you. Science: 10 things you need to know about antibiotic resistance Polio eradication initiative meets resistance to appeals to destroy samples Slug Life: About That Injectable Memory Study Humans just 0.01% of all life but have destroyed 83% … Continue reading

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Laughing At Their Base

On the off chance you missed it, Il Trumpe, Stephen Miller, and Jared Kushner had a nice little bigot eruption that was leaked to the press (boldface mine): The night before Trump delivered his first speech to Congress in February … Continue reading

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Links 5/26/18

Links for you. Science: These two lynxes have a lot to say to one another How a Pyramid Scheme Doomed the World’s Largest Amphibians Asteroid Impact That Wiped Out The Dinosaurs Also Caused Abrupt Global Warming Sleeping in on the … Continue reading

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In Case You Missed It…

…a week of Mad Biologist posts: Leaks And Narcissism We Need A Better Definition of Urban The Washington Examiner Editorial Board Doesn’t Understand Mass Transit Or Geometry When Il Trumpe’s Narcissism Hurts Foreign Policy Wet Rose Yes, Trump Is Impeachable, … Continue reading

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Links 5/25/18

Links for you. Science: These white animals are struggling to hide in a world with less snow Heart Failure: A Houston surgeon’s hidden history of research violations, conflicts of interest and poor outcomes ‘It’s a toxic place.’ How the online … Continue reading

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Very Few Sociological Phenomena Are Yes Or No: The Progressive Deplorables Edition

There are very few instances where we can say something is truly yes or no. One exception might be ‘the residents of the District of Columbia do not support Bush‘ (only four percent of the city voted for him, and … Continue reading

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Links 5/24/18

Links for you. Science: Every Cell in Your Body Has the Same DNA. Except It Doesn’t. Ancient Romans Painted Horrifying Blood-Red Warnings on Wall Across Scotland Here’s why there are so many coyotes and why they are spreading so fast … Continue reading

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Sky Heart

Observed at the corner of 16th and Corcoran Streets NW, Dupont Circle, D.C.:

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Yes, Trump Is Impeachable, If We Keep Our Focus On The Big Picture

I know I’ve been beating this point like a rented mule, but it bears repeating: Il Trumpe has done so many things that would have triggered impeachment hearings, even before we consider what the Mueller investigation might find. Jonathan Chait … Continue reading

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Links 5/23/18

Links for you. Science: Rise of the ticks Most Maps of the New Ebola Outbreak Are Wrong Lanternflies Eat Everything in Sight. The U.S. Is Looking Delicious. Hotter bodies fight infections and tumours better—researchers show how From 16S to the … Continue reading

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