Posts filed under “Weekend”

Friday!

Hat tip Flowing Data

Category: Weekend

Michael Specter: The danger of science denial

Vaccine-autism claims, “Frankenfood” bans, the herbal cure craze: All point to the public’s growing fear (and, often, outright denial) of science and reason, says Michael Specter. He warns the trend spells disaster for human progress. hat tip boingboing

Category: Really, really bad calls, Science, Weekend

Ripening Stars Near Rosette Nebula

How cool are these photos? Photo courtesy of NASA Photo courtesy of ESA

Category: Science, Weekend

Mad Money Friends

Hat tip Jim B.

Category: Television, Weekend

Plummeting Death Reform

Very funny, from new Pulitzer prize winner Mark Fiore: click for video Hat tip Barry2

Category: Bailouts, Humor, Really, really bad calls, Weekend

The United Countries of Baseball

Since its Spring . . . via Sly Oyster

Category: Sports, Weekend

The Conception of Wine

The Conception of Wine – Infographic from Tiago Cabaco on Vimeo.

Category: Food and Drink, Weekend

Human Body = Subway Map

I love this map, found over at Good:

Category: Weekend

Pixels

Way cool: Pixels by Patrick Jean (This far after 9/11, I still find it disturbing seeing NYC buildings come down) Written, directed by : Patrick Jean From: OneMoreProduction PIXELS is Patrick Jean’ latest short film, shot on location in New York. (Is the soundtrack Naïve New Beaters “L.A. trumpets”?)

Category: Technology, Weekend

FallingWater (CGI Animation)

A 3d animation from Etérea featuring the Frank Lloyd Wright masterpiece, Fallingwater. Fallingwater —as this building is commonly named in english— is a house designed by American architect Frank Lloyd Wright in 1935. Construction began in 1936, and ended with the completion of the guest house in 1939. Fallingwater from Cristóbal Vila on Vimeo. From…Read More

Category: Weekend