Friday, April 18, 2014
"Google X: An Exclusive Look Behind The Secretive Lab's Closed Doors". (Via H.R.)
Thursday, April 17, 2014
Wired: "Google's New Modular Phone May Be the Last You’ll Need to Buy". As the article notes, it's still a work-in-progress.
Wednesday, April 16, 2014
Blind test: "Professional violinists cannot actually tell the difference between a Stradivarius and a modern instrument, experts find"
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
USA Today: "So you want to be an astronaut? Here's what it takes." (From a few months ago.)
Monday, April 14, 2014
Sunday, April 13, 2014
Saturday, April 12, 2014
Friday, April 11, 2014
Thursday, April 10, 2014
Dr. Amesh Adalja, an infectious disease expert, recently did a Reddit Science AMA: "Ask me anything about biosecurity, emerging infectious diseases (e.g., Ebola, MERS, H7N9), influenza, polio, norovirus, antibiotic resistance, measles, mumps, STDS, and related history, science and policy issues".
The skydiver "meteorite" may have just been a rock inadvertently packed in with the skydiver's parachute.