Were Colonial Americans More Literate than Americans Today? — Interesting post, though the question is decidedly not apples-to-apples.
Mythbusting 101: Sharks will cure cancer — Um, no.
Ancient furry rhino had snow shovel on its face — (Via David Goldman.)
Quantum Processor Hooks Up with Quantum Memory — Connecting the two could make it possible to perform complex calculations that are far beyond the power of conventional computers.
Space junk at tipping point, says report — Scientists in the US have warned Nasa that the amount of so-called space junk orbiting Earth is at tipping point.
How to stop your kids from becoming atheists — This is brilliant.
Obama Is Not Telling You How To Observe 9-11 — A clear, simple example of a conservative lie about Obama. Somehow the corrections never get the same airplay.
When Rick Perry Praised HillaryCare — Flip flop, anyone? Nuance? Hello? Is this thing on?
?otD: Why is the world in love again? Why are we marching hand in hand?
Writing time yesterday: 0.0 hours (parenting time took priority)
Body movement: 30 minute stationary bike ride
Hours slept: 8.25 hours (interrupted)
Currently reading: The Iron Duke by Meljean Brook