Michael Lewis, Flash Boys, and 60 Minutes

April 22, 2014

Michael Lewis, Flash Boys, and 60 Minutes. Alleges legal “front running” on paid-for exchange lines http://www.cnbc.com/id/101537874 #investing

Slate: A Factory in Every Foyer

April 22, 2014

Tried a #3DPrinter & All I Made Was Plastic Goo. Good comparison to sewing machines, ie it’s not mass-market #tech

New Prowess for Russians – NYTimes.com

April 22, 2014


Sports, Complexity, and the Ten-Thousand-Hour Rule : The New Yorker

April 22, 2014

#Sports, Complexity & 10K-hr Rule (1/2): @Gladwell subtly rebuts @davidepstein on nurture v nature
http://www.newyorker.com/online/blogs/sportingscene/2013/08/psychology-ten-thousand-hour-rule-complexity.html HT @coreyspowell

.@Gladwell discounts @davidepstein track counter-ex. Argues rule works for complex, cognitive tasks. I disagree. (2/2) Sports… 10K-hr Rule


#Sports, Complexity & 10K-hr Rule: Gladwell subtly rebuts davidepstein on nurture v nature
http://www.newyorker.com/online/blogs/sportingscene/2013/08/psychology-ten-thousand-hour-rule-complexity.html. Gladwell discounts davidepstein track counter-ex. Argues rule works for complex, cognitive tasks. I disagree.

Access : Brain somatic mutations: the dark matter of psychiatric genetics|quest| : Molecular Psychiatry

April 22, 2014


views of Alberts et al

April 21, 2014


Five Best Text Editors

April 20, 2014


Raising a Moral Child – NYTimes.com

April 19, 2014


A New Haven for biotech | Yale Daily News

April 19, 2014


PLOS ONE: Burst of Young Retrogenes and Independent Retrogene Formation in Mammals

April 19, 2014

Burst of Young Retrogenes…in Mammals. Discusses much
retro-transposition ~40 Mya, relevant to proc. #pseudogenes

Also, ref #11 provides more detail on this.


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