Maggie Koerth-Baker at 7:14 am Fri, Jul 4, 2014
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Fascinating history at Nature, about the way war began the still-unfinished process of integrating female minds into the scientific world.
Fulgurites are glass tubes formed when lightning strikes a desert or beach. Artificial fulgurites are made by running a high-voltage arc through a tub of sand.
Speedtalking math-vlogger Vi Hart isn't just a math wizard: she's also a brilliant songstress.
She's collected a few of her "carpool lane" songs, which she invariably sings when she's blessed with access to the HOV.
Blow, Dolly, blow! (Thanks, Koocheekoo!)
Maggie Koerth-Baker at 7:10 am Fri, Jul 4, 2014
Cory Doctorow at 7:06 am Fri, Jul 4, 2014
Cory Doctorow at 6:11 am Fri, Jul 4, 2014