Eye-tracking demonstrate the web is changing how we visually parse a page.
What is it? I saw it circling over my neighborhood and then heading west.
Matt Novak at Paleofuture has a great article on repeated failed predictions about peak oil, dating back over one-hundred years.
Exercise is the best anti-aging medicine.
The Great Marian War, 1913-17, History Channel documentary, airs December 8th.
Blasts from the Nevada Test Site were visible in Los Angeles.
This is the real mission patch for a rocket carrying spy satellites heading into space today.
An excellent pice in the New York Times about how insurance companies, who have no political agenda—for them the bottom line is profit—are taking climate change quite seriously.
…but sometimes the bear gets you. Apparently a lot of us may have had early leukemia, or other cancers, and fought it off without even knowing it: Echoes of past encounters with leukemia flow through the veins of people who have never suffered from the disease, a study suggests. The immune systems of cancer-free people […]
Sad to say, Stephen Crohn, one of the few people who seem to be inherently immune to HIV, died at the age of 66, of suicide. Dr Bill Paxton, an HIV researcher, was quoted as saying: “I couldn’t infect the CD4 cells. I’d never seen that before.” Link