‘Sleeping beauty’ papers slumber for decades : Nature News & Comment

May 25, 2015

http://www.nature.com/news/sleeping-beauty-papers-slumber-for-decades-1.17615?WT.mc_id=TWT_NatureNews


NSA Snooping Was Only the Beginning. Meet the Spy Chief Leading Us Into Cyberwar | WIRED

May 25, 2015

#NSA Snooping Was Only the Beginning
http://www.wired.com/2013/06/general-keith-alexander-cyberwar/ Overview of the activities of Alexander the Geek, spy master behind #stuxnet


Mountain gorilla genomes reveal the impact of long-term population decline and inbreeding

May 25, 2015

Mtn gorilla genomes reveal…impact of long-term…inbreeding http://www.sciencemag.org/content/348/6231/242 Pop. variation so low that very deleterious SNPs purged

Science 10 April 2015:
Vol. 348 no. 6231 pp. 242-245
DOI: 10.1126/science.aaa3952

Mountain gorilla genomes reveal the impact of long-term population decline and inbreeding

Yali Xue1,*,
Javier Prado-Martinez2,*,
Peter H. Sudmant3,*,

Tomas Marques-Bonet2,12,
Chris Tyler-Smith1,†,
Aylwyn Scally13,†


Deepwater Horizon: After the oil

May 25, 2015

http://www.sciencemag.org/content/348/6230/22.summary


From the archives: Nash’s Nobel prize | The Economist

May 24, 2015

From the archives: Nash’s Nobel prize | The Economist


What’s Behind Big Science Frauds? – NYTimes.com

May 24, 2015

What’s Behind Big Science Frauds? – NYTimes.com


Did natural selection make the Dutch the tallest people on the planet? | Science/AAAS | News

May 24, 2015

http://news.sciencemag.org/biology/2015/04/did-natural-selection-make-dutch-tallest-people-planet


John F. Nash Jr. dies; Nobel laureate was subject of ‘A Beautiful Mind’ – The Washington Post

May 24, 2015

http://www.washingtonpost.com/national/john-f-nash-jr-dies-nobel-laureate-was-subject-of-a-beautiful-mind/2015/05/24/61463418-0219-11e5-bc72-f3e16bf50bb6_story.html?tid=sm_tw


Verizon Wireless Customer Phone Number | Shortest Wait | Best Support | GetHuman.com

May 24, 2015

http://gethuman.com/phone-number/Verizon-Wireless/

Phone Number

800-922-0204

Talk to a Human
Press #, then 6, then 0 when it asks for your number. EXISTING CUSTOMERS press 4, then say “Customer Service” then wait and enter last four of social security number.

Average Wait: 10 mins — M-F 6am – 11pm CST & Sat & Sun 7am – 4pm


Security question study from Google shows they’re not very effective.

May 23, 2015

http://www.slate.com/blogs/future_tense/2015/05/22/security_question_study_from_google_shows_they_re_not_very_effective.html


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