News Briefs 22-11-2011

Whoever came up with number crunching had synaesthesia.

  • The mouse trap.
  • Fraud scandal fuels debate over practices of Social Psychology.
  • Statisticians can prove almost anything.
  • Spectacular photos of monster Saturn storm.
  • Whale fossil bonanza in desert poses mystery.
  • The educational lottery.
  • Ghosts are not always what they seem.
  • Neanderthal neuroscience.
  • Rise in autism linked to clever parents?
  • An elevator to space? Better take the stairs.
  • Amoeba-sized insect is missing some pieces.
  • The problem with film criticism.

Quote of the Day:

But thus do I counsel you, my friends: distrust all in whom the impulse to punish is powerful.

Friedrich Nietzsche

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LastLoup's picture
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6 April 2010
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7 hours 59 min

i don't like having to use any animal for research, it's abuse plain and simple. (and thus, i unleash the hounds)

you know what, hell, here's my view on PeTa:
http://www.escapistmagazine.com/videos/v...

...I forgot how I got here but everyone seems to be heading off in that direction. I hope someone brought food. I have a feeling this is going to be a long journey................