Stupid hippies #1 Study finds ‘caffeinated’ Oregon coast waters
Stupid hippies #2 Study reveals harmful effects of compact fluorescent light bulbs to skin All emit UVA and UVB…and there’s that mercury thing too.
Justice Department Sues Telecom for Challenging National Security Letter Kafka couldn’t write it any better than this.
The Bitter Truth about Morality: Virtue, Not Vice, Makes a Bland Beverage Taste Nice More on the reversible directionality of emotions.
Patent Office Releases Rules To Let Third Parties Provide Documents To Help Reject Patent Applications Shocker – a real attempt at damage mitigation. We can’t expect them to voluntarily close up shop but this is a decent move in the right direction. Maybe I will devote all my free time to killing off patents.
Stimulating the brain through touch A vote for DIY in learning.
Viruses’ copying mechanism demystified, opening the door to new vaccine strategies If it really is a unique copying method it’s great news. Should be fairly hard to evolve around too.
Actions of the ruling elite in a nutshell: Power and Moral Hypocrisy
China’s big 4 banks doubled lending in first half of July No doubt due to a sudden, dramatic surge in credit-worthy projects so it’s guaranteed to end well.
Blood condition is highly predictive of graft failure in pediatric kidney transplant Low albumin, even for a short period of time.
Existing Home Sales “Unexpectedly” Fall Only so many buyers, so a better Spring generally means a worse Summer.