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

May 25, 2015


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


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


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

May 24, 2015


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

May 24, 2015


Phone Number


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



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