Saturday, October 4, 2008

Random Bytes

Lost penguins get Brazil air lift
By Gary Duffy
Oct. 4, 2008
Good news for penguins, how can you not smile??

Diagramming Sarah: Can Palin's sentences stand up to a grammarian?
By Kitty Burns Florey, Oct. 1, 2008
Spoiler alert -- NO!!

What’s the Healthiest Diet of All?
By Peter Libby, M.D.,
October 3, 2008
Spoiler alert -- Mediterranean

Strippers, Armadillos Inspire Ig Nobel Winners, October 2, 2008
Coca Cola as spermicide? Read on.

Bone Fragment Might Not ID Fossett
By Brandon Keim,
October 03, 2008
Forensic anthropology to the rescue!

Beyond Hysterectomy: Alternative Options for Heavy Bleeding
By CAROLYN SAYRE, Oct 2, 2008
1 in 5 women over 35 have this?! Who knew.

The Seven Habits of Highly Ineffective Terrorists
by Bruce Schneier,
October 2, 2008
This is news? Really, everyone should have to take at least 1 Anthro class.

Star Trek Writers Brace for Impact
By Hugh Hart, October 02, 2008
Can't wait, can't wait, can't wait!

The dumbing down of the GOP: Why aren't more conservatives disgusted that their party nominated a person devoid of qualifications for the vice presidency (again)?
By Joe Conason, Oct. 4, 2008

How Sarah Palin blew it
by Joan Walsh, October 3, 2008

Egalitarian Revolution In The Pleistocene?,
Oct. 3, 2008

Religion Makes People Helpful And Generous -- Under Certain Conditions, Oct. 3, 2008

Dian Fossey's Gorillas Exhumed for Investigation
By Stefan Lovgren
National Geographic,
September 24, 2008
When I first read this I thought "hey, that's grave robbing!" Kinda ironic, eh??

Polygamy left its mark on the human genome
by Ewen Callaway, 26 September 2008
Maybe the Mormons were on to something...


Jaime said...

These were really great links! It could just be that I'm looking for some procrastination, but I read (or at least skimmed) all of them...

Sue said...

Thanks. I try.