Jay Lake (jaylake) wrote,
Jay Lake
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[links] Link salad thinks cheddar

Cancer Researcher Fabricated Data — Wow do I have some unkind words for someone who would do this.

Could Processed Meat Give You Cancer? — No! Not bacon! (Via Alex Tillson.)

abandonedsubwaytunnels.com — Some impressive industrial archaeology. (Via Emily Siskin.)

Bert and Ernie – not gay — Well, I’m glad that’s been cleared up.

Heritability of IntelligenceA new study of thousands of people in Europe quantifies the genetic underpinnings of intelligence, finding that some 50 percent of smarts stems from genes.

Why Your Battery Life is Terrible, in One Handy ChartNot every technology is on an endlessly compounding growth trend approaching some kind of technological singularity.

Coal-black alien planet is darkest ever seen

German Firm Metaio Demonstrates Real Augmented Reality — As it were…

The US military’s secret militarySpecial US commandos are deployed in about 75 countries around the world – and that number is expected to grow.

Social Security Is In Danger — From proposed cuts, not from the alleged insolvency the GOP is always lying about.

Scrivener’s Error on (among other things) the Bachmann Newsweek cover — In which he disagrees with me by name.

?otD: Do you know cheese’s price in your heart?


8/12/2011
Writing time yesterday: 1.5 hours (WRPA, specifically Hugo Ceremony prep)
Body movement: 30 minutes stationary bike ride
Hours slept: 7.75 hours (interrupted)
Weight: 225.6
Currently reading: Tongues of Serpents by Naomi Novik</p>

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