Literacy slipping in China
Whatta Fiasco compares Carol Emshwiller to, erm, me — Or Rocket Science [ Powell's | Amazon ] at any rate.
Arcologists' Dreams — Future mega-cities. (Thanks to the_flea_king.)
Aussie beach foam — Eew.
Kite to pull ship across Atlantic
Growth Hormone: Fountain of Youth or Early Killer? — The story is pretty interesting, but the copy-editing on the subhead of the lede is just bizarre.
How we decide what to forget — "This is the story of how we begin to remember."
U.S. Alters Its Approach to Disasters — The Bush Administration finally responds to Hurricane Katrina.
Study: False statements preceded war — "The study counted 935 false statements in the two-year period." But the majority of Fox News viewers know that Iraq had WMDs! Fox reported, they decided. More liberal lies, courtesy of that pesky, biased reality.