Saturday, September 04, 2010

Daily Blend: Saturday, September 04, 2010

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Yellow-bellied three-toed skink carrying embryos
Yellow-bellied three-toed skink carrying embryos
[source: National Geographic]

  • Today’s new science-based catcall: Worm-brain!
    (via @rdfrs)

  • Next Media Animation now takes on the Chilean miners who are trapped underground. Their typically oddball video has a knack for lightening up a grim situation.

  • Christopher Hitchens addresses the unanswerable prayers of those who wish him well and those who don’t.
    (via @ebertchicago)

  • Boobquake: The Game. Jen has a bit of a mixed reaction for various reasons.

  • Evolution in action: Australian skink [pictured] slowly abandoning oviposition in favor of mammal-style live birth.
    (via The Daily Grail)

  • xkcd + GTA = Win.

  • An investigation reveals the Pentagon only investigated a handful of more than 260 Defense Department employees who were caught purchasing child porn online.
    (via @wikileaks)

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