The “law school scam” media bubble | Gene Expression

If you’re like me you have friends and acquaintances who want to go to law school. I often respond sarcastically that “a mind is a terrible thing to waste.” There have long been “law school scam” blogs, but it seems …



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(1) Served: How law schools completely misrepresent their job numbers
URL: http://www.tnr.com/article/87251/law-school-employment-harvard-yale-georgetown


NASA sets Shuttle launch for May 2 | Bad Astronomy

Due to a problem with an Auxiliary Power Unit, NASA scrubbed Friday’s launch of Endeavour. The next scheduled window is May 2 at 2:33 p.m. EDT (18:33 GMT). You can keep up with the latest news at , and watch …



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(1) NASA’s Shuttle site
URL: http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/shuttle/main/index.html

(2) on the SpaceVidCast Ustream channel
URL: http://www.ustream.tv/spacevidcast


“Out of Africa” vs. “Multi-regionalism” revisited | Gene Expression

A few months ago I exchanged some emails with and . These are the two figures who have loomed large in paleoanthropology and the origins of modernity human for a generation, and they were keen in making sure that their …



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(1) Milford H. Wolpoff
URL: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Milford_H._Wolpoff

(2) Chris Stringer
URL: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chris_Stringer

(3) Here
URL: https://docs.google.com/viewer?a=v&pid=explorer&chrome=true&srcid=0B_JroKeNrmCBN2FiZjBhMDQtYjY5ZS00Yzc3LTg3NzEtYjgzNTIwMDRkOGMy&hl=en&authkey=CJ7T99YE

(4) Wolpoff’s 1984 manifesto of sorts of ‘Multi-regionalism.’
URL: https://docs.google.com/viewer?a=v&pid=explorer&chrome=true&srcid=0B_JroKeNrmCBN2FiZjBhMDQtYjY5ZS00Yzc3LTg3NzEtYjgzNTIwMDRkOGMy&hl=en&authkey=CJ7T99YE

(5) a scientific paper
URL: https://docs.google.com/viewer?a=v&pid=explorer&chrome=true&srcid=1CPPCMXNfj2OshXsDFKh28rFQ7dslhoWi5GWA7CNIdP33uz8CtfTcL0-2O4Mq&hl=en&authkey=CNbR1vwP

(6) more personal chapter of a book
URL: https://docs.google.com/viewer?a=v&pid=explorer&chrome=true&srcid=1mmngrcwro6s6mtXmFeGH_yR8iiA3RE5B4VBsfnFPx0-JHuNeWmXA13OpxXiE&hl=en&authkey=CMW5nKEP


Too Many RPM Not Enough Torque…

Hello all you, me again.It will probably look like a stupid question for some of you, but for me it will be one less thing to wounder about. Can a 3 phases ind. motor be rewind with a different amount …



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"Rippled" Puts Your Music Video To Shame [Video]

All India Radio’s “Rippled” video is a wonderful example of using long exposure techniques and light painting to make a quirky-cool work of art. Taken over a 6-month period, the process creates a rather otherworldly look and feel. [] (1) …



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(1) The Awesomer
URL: http://theawesomer.com/rippled/99554/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+TheAwesomer+%28The+Awesomer%29

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URL: http://gizmodo.com/5797363/all-india-radio-puts-your-music-video-to-shame


The loss of sacred belief? | Gene Expression

Over at the Less Wrong blog there is a post, . This portion caught my attention:So you’ve changed your mind. Given up your sacred belief, the one that defined so much of who you are for so long.You are probably feeling …



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(1) So You’ve Changed Your Mind
URL: http://lesswrong.com/lw/5h8/so_youve_changed_your_mind/


Cmesweat

How do i create a natural siphon in my water lines to keep county water supply from going back down hill??



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Retired – No Title

Need information about how practical it is to have a plastic rod which has threads that can be screwed into a plastic block that also has threads; all part of the sand castle project – molds that have sand inside …



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AT&T Thought Future Cooking Would Look Like This Circa 1993 [Video]

More dispatches from , all the way from the 90s. Here, the simple problem of needing an ingredient for a meal is solved with some cool retrofuturistic tech, replete with cheesy bleeps and boops. (1) At&T’s eerily prescient vision of …



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(1) At&T's eerily prescient vision of the future
URL: http://gizmodo.com/#!5362625/remember-the-att-ads-about-the-future-you-will

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URL: http://gizmodo.com/5797338/att-thought-future-cooking-would-look-like-this-circa-1993


Sony’s Bloggie 3D Arrives, Ready For 3D Home Movies [Video]



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(1) way back in CES
URL: http://gizmodo.com/#!5726044/sonys-3d-camera-onslaught-3d-camcorders-3d-point+and+shoots-and-3d-bloggie

(2) Ubergizmo
URL: http://www.ubergizmo.com/2011/04/sony-bloggie-3d-camera-available-now/

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URL: http://gizmodo.com/5797327/sonys-bloggie-3d-arrives-ready-for-3d-home-movies