Maggie Koerth-Baker at 9:07 am Wed, Jan 5, 2011
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The word “figment” means invention. You could say that every bit of technology around us is just a figment. Either that or you could go play Psychonauts (which you should anyway).
Nonsense, this is more evidence of intelligent life there. They realized the Earth Monkeys could see them, so then they cleverly hid their planet.
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The Wall Street Journal notes that cables released by WikiLeaks show the Japanese government repeatedly asked the US for help against anti-whaling activist organization Sea Shepherd (covered many times on BoingBoing in the past).
We talk a lot about how species adapt to new environments, and how random mutations favored by natural selection help organisms respond and change.
Last night, I watched five straight hours of Caprica—the last five hours of Caprica, in fact. This show started off as a weak soap opera about Cylons as whiny teenage girls.
Sean Bonner at 8:50 am Wed, Jan 5, 2011
Maggie Koerth-Baker at 8:34 am Wed, Jan 5, 2011
Maggie Koerth-Baker at 7:59 am Wed, Jan 5, 2011