The BBC put out a film called SONS OF THE BLOOD. It is narrated by David...– BBC - Adam Curtis Blog: GUINEA PIGS UP THE CREEK Paragraph of the day. Love the last sentence. Very understated wit from Mr Curtis.
In reality, few senior American politicians, diplomats or White House officials...– View from the US: The ‘special relationship’ is a very British obsession | World news | The Guardian
From the 52 paintings, which date between 1000 and 2000 A.D., the sizes of...– Portion Sizes in ‘Last Supper’ Paintings Grew Over Time | LiveScience
Butter is a fat: a stick of milk solids bound with emulsified oil, suspending...– Food - The Cheat - The Upper (and Lower) Crust - NYTimes.com Perfect clarification. Never realised this.
A team of scientists has succeeded in putting an object large enough to be...– Scientists supersize quantum mechanics : Nature News This is with all quantum physics a little mind boggling. It certainly shows that it’s more than a theory.
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IncrEdibles, a late ’90s convenience food product. Packaged in cardboard...– The Smart Set: A Matter of Convenience - March 5, 2010
No matter how many times a privileged straight white male technology executive...– Dana Boyd, SXSW and Privacy Feudalism - broadstuff
We are obligated to examine what we are doing, whether we are updating our...– afeeld » Cultivated Play: Farmville
These slow-changing facts are what I term “mesofacts.” Mesofacts are the facts...– Warning: Your reality is out of date
Eat all the junk food you want as long as you cook it yourself.” That gets at a...– Michael Pollan Offers 64 Ways to Eat Food - Well Blog - NYTimes.com