Shepherding moons — How Jupiter's rings keep their trim, girlish figures. (Thanks to AH.)
Why can bats fly when mice can't? — Well, there's this little thing called wings...
Tilt! — Bad Astronomy dissects some really stupid pseudoscience.
Monster hunting no more — A reconsideration of crypto-zoology.
Mad kitchen gadgets — (Thanks to danjite.)
To Clarify Sloppy Signage, Airports Hire 'Wayfinders'
jeffvandermeer takes some exception to my recent post on anthologies — ellen_datlow takes some exception to Jeff's exception.
Editor danhoyt announces the availability of his new project Fate Fantastic [ Powell's | Amazon ] — Includes my blatant Cordwainer Smith pastiche, "The Man With One Bright Eye."
Home Court Advantage — Applying draconian British libel laws to US publications.
Today's Dilbert get political — PHB: "I value loyalty over competence. That's the sign of a great leader." Nope, never seen that philosophy in action in real life.
Details emerge on the the death of an Alabama preacher — Former Falwell employee, Liberty University graduate, conservative pastor, found dead of autoerotic asphyixiation in a bizarre get-up, to say the least. At least he wasn't a liberal pervert!