Jay Lake (jaylake) wrote,
Jay Lake

[links] Link salad thinks about clinical trials

From a Garret Near Holborn — A number of interesting squibs anent publishing from Scrivener's Error.

Coffee-Powered Car Sets Land Speed Record

Photograph of dirigible race in the Dominguez Air Meet, Dominguez Field, Los Angeles, 1910 — Cool. With bonus hot air balloon.

Flying robots learn mind-boggling tricks

Ancient crocs swam to North America

Canada’s North, Home to Bears, and Once, Camels

On Jupiter's Moon Europa, Underground Ocean Bubbles Up to Surface

Chasing the Higgs BosonAt the Large Hadron Collider near Geneva, two armies of scientists struggled to close in on physics' most elusive particle.

Protesting Too Much About #OverlyHonestMethods — This is both funny and not. Which is kind of the point of the article.

Two beautiful stories: Death and rebirth

Christian college fires woman for not getting abortionGiven the chance to choose between “saving babies” and controlling women, both the magazine and the college instinctively opt for controlling women. Women who have sex must be punished. Men who have sex — the very same sex — can be rewarded.

Bikes cause global warming because you exhale CO2, GOPer says — Being a conservative mean never having to keep in touch with reality. And people vote for morons like this...

QotD?: Got control group issues?

Writing time yesterday: 0.0 hours (busy with healthcare stuff)
Hours slept: 8.25 hours (solid)
Body movement: 0.5 hours (stationary bike, yay hotel gym!)
Weight: n/a (traveling)
Number of FEMA troops on my block faking evidence for climate change: 0
Currently reading: Pyramids by Terry Pratchett

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