Madness of Flowers — A write-up, with cover art, from Night Shade Books.
APOD with a panoramic view of moonrise and sunset — Nice photo. Kind of wide.
Language Log on the Atlas of True Names — This is fascinating, and more than a bit sfnal in its way.
Single-Celled Giant Upends Early Evolution — This story is weird on several levels. Also, an example of science’s processes of self-correction which the IDiots and Creationists may well seize on as evidence of the falsity of evolution.
Question of the day: Han Solo or James T. Kirk? Discuss.
Body movement: 60 minute suburban walk
This morning’s weigh-in: n/a
Currently reading: The Confidence-Man: His Masquerade by Herman Melville