Daily Archives: May 12, 2010
Pack some sand in a form, add some very common bacteria (they live in dirt), add some rather common compounds (Calcium Chloride and pee), let sit for a week, and voila’! You have a brick, sans oven. OK, yeah, it … Continue reading
I am not impressed with this video. Look, if she’s holding in a small object to which the weight is attached, that’s truly impressive and I would pay her to do Kegel instructional videos and found a nonprofit to disseminate … Continue reading
Stand against radical freaks. Just to show I don’t discriminate (I’m with Han, I think all religions are hokey) , a joke: Ezra Epstein ran a very successful business making nails. When he retired, he handed the reins of company … Continue reading
Read this post about the capture of the The National Academies by special interests.
Gonna have to see if I can get my hands on the source data, but his conclusions are not out there.
The London School of Economics & Political Science released a paper discussing the current failure of policy to effect carbon emissions reduction across the world, and a better way to effect these changes. Key points (emphasis mine): The crash of … Continue reading
There is a rumor going around that if Kagan ascends to the SCOTUS one of the names on the short list to replace her is Washington’s Governor, Queen Christine Gregoire. Now, if she is appointed and approved, she would have … Continue reading