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Affect or effect?

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“Away All Boats” resources

The book The movie USS Belinda Ormsby class transports here Landing craft, etc. amtracks LCT – Landing Craft, Tank LST – Landing Ship, Tank LCVP – Landing Craft, Vehicle, Personnel LCM Places Looking at the maps really gives you a … Continue reading

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laissez le bon temps rouler!

Just a test.

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Black hole in the center of the Milky Way

This short video from the UCLA group says a lot.

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Maybe it’s time to start posting again

Read got this from Claudia the Great.

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Problem Report Form

I was thinking about how intractable some of the problems we face are and how nice it would be if there a government office to help us with them. Then I realized there would be a form you would fill … Continue reading

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Mr. Squishy – Part 3

“Mr. Squishy – Part 3″ from the collection “Oblivion” by David Foster Wallace”

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Mr. Squishy – Part 2

“Mr. Squishy – Part 2″ from the collection “Oblivion” by David Foster Wallace”

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Mr. Squishy – Part 1

“Mr. Squishy – Part 1″ from the collection “Oblivion” by David Foster Wallace”

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Episode Twelve – What to read

In the final episode of this series, we talk about what to read to keep informed as a practicing academic. One nice tool is an aggregator. (I use NetNewsWire). MindFeed: Fundmentalism in astronomy: article. Music: “Pop Science” by Devin Anderson … Continue reading

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