Metousiosis 11Feb11 Links
Today is Thomas Edison’s birthday, enjoy some links:
- Kepler’s smokin’ performance: Zero to 68 in 4 months!
- How a hive mind mentality can make you capable of anything good, evil, and bizarre
- Reddit community shows overwhelming support for a suicidal transgender woman
- Why do we so devotedly insist on believing in nonsense
- Every computer in the world equals one puny Human brain
- Fleas jump using spring-loaded fee
- Study finds women used 30 percent less analgesia during labor when self-administered
- Homeopathy overdose befuddles Homeopaths
- Bill O’Reilly fails at science and becomes a meme – You can’t explain that!
- How can you find out if your date is religious?
- Parental income can determine post-secondary attendance
- How important is the Darwin Day House resolution?
- Ten things bacteria can do that you can’t
- What determines the length of words? MIT researchers say they know
- Certain types of popular uprisings more successful than others: research
- The Huffington Post and the ongoing fear that vaccines might cause autism
- Study finds that folate does not offer protection against preterm delivery
- All your iPhone passwords can be stolen in under six minutes
- Awesome discovery of the week: Glass melts when it gets too cold
- Fear and its consequences: Why states should get tough with vaccinations
- Evidence for neural networks
- More young people are having strokes
- S.F. man shot after dispute over Chihuahua in a pink sweater
- Experts determine age of book ‘nobody can read’
- Antarctic sea temperatures cooled in Holocene but now rising
A Star Trek and Doctor Who Mashup: