Monday, January 22, 2007

On Functional Alcoholism

Basically, if you're're not an alcoholic.

You may be getting a beer belly, though, so watch it.

Friday, January 19, 2007

Colbert on iPhone

Colbert gives Apple, Inc a double wag of the finger.

He's absolutely right about FORTRAN 77 and Princess Leia.

Thursday, January 18, 2007


Hilarious, regardless of the source of the sayings.

She has an RSS feed too, BTW.

Math Geeks

Some of the oddest people I ever met, I met in grad school working on a math masters.

So this story brings back memories of when I pretended to laugh about a joke involving Abelian Grapes.

Wednesday, January 10, 2007

Fun with Science: debunking the paranormal

I'll bet you were always amazed at how the Magic 8 Ball could be so accurate....let's find out...

Tuesday, January 9, 2007

Burning out a fuse up there, alone

Had to blog this. Anything that hangs in my email inbox this long must mean it needs to be archived and shared. Thanks to Spaceman Spiff for the contribution. Now, if they can find someone from Goddard who also works for the Ravens....

Friday, January 5, 2007

How to read old documents

A tutorial on palaeography that looks fascinating.

Don't miss the dunking game to test your new skills.