Sorry for the huge linkdump. Postalicious was deactivated after an upgrade to the plugin, and hasn’t been updating for a week or so. The links should be trickling in as usual from now on.
- Animal acoustics: This whale goes to 11 – Best science article title of the week
tags: science oceanography
- Graphic image of seal clubbing – via reddit
tags: photo humor system:filetype:jpg system:media:image
- Phylogeny of Mixed Drinks – Phylogenetics + Liquor = Awesome
tags: alcohol bioinformatics
- Cocktail Party Physics: skeptic etiquette – “But dude! An OLD LADY DIED in that apartment!” she exclaims.
“DUDE! Something like SEVENTY BILLION PEOPLE died since the dawn of humanity. An OLD LADY DIED EVERYWHERE!” I holler.
tags: skepticism science pseudoscience culture
- Al Franken takes down Ann Coulter – I know which one I want in the senate!
tags: politics humor video
- Take Screenshots in Linux with scrot – Fantastic little tool for taking screenshots
tags: linux ubuntu howto
- The CompuTech Group Wordpess 2.7 and PHP4 – Fix to make the quick-posting bookmarklet work again
tags: wordpress tech internet blog
- Festival – Text-to-Speech on Ubuntu – Make your linux box read text in that awesomely awful 1980's computer voice
tags: linux ubuntu
- Teaching scientific knowledge doesn't improve scientific reasoning – Some experiences in undergrad with pre-meds come to mind…
tags: science education culture academia
- Google Visualization API – Google Code –
tags: programming visualization graph api
- Don't Become a Scientist! – "I have known more people whose lives have been ruined by getting a Ph.D. in physics than by drugs."
tags: science education
- Getting There from Here – Health-care reform and path-dependence
tags: politics economics medicine health
- Simple Plug-in Brings Hulu to Your XBMC – Stream Hulu to your TV through your xbox. The quality is pretty darn good, too.
tags: tv media tech
- 10 things to be aware of in moving to Ruby 1.9 – Nothing too major, from my perspective
tags: ruby programming tech
- Barack Obama vs. Darth Vader – scroll down for the action shot
tags: obama humor