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What The Critics Don't Get About Tron

Digg - Sun, 2010-12-19 00:52
Critics have slammed the film Tron: Legacy, some asking if it should've even been made. NPR's Andy Carvin disagrees. "Tron isn’t just a movie. It’s a meme that a whole generation of geeks like me have been cherishing for nearly 30 years."


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Why has the longest golf drive record not been broken?

Digg - Sat, 2010-12-18 23:58
The man said to have the longest drive ever was 64 years old at the time and the record is over 35 years old. So why has technology not made breaking this record much easier?


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Rube Goldberg Goes Virtual In This Interactive Installation

Digg - Sat, 2010-12-18 22:59
A giant puzzle machine that mixes digital and real.


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Weird Art on Post it Notes

Digg - Sat, 2010-12-18 19:56
Sometimes we dive into the world of what we deem as “unreal.”


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Wealth: When Will The 98% Tell The 2%, Enough Is Enough?

Digg - Sat, 2010-12-18 10:25
Last night, as reported by News Junkie Post’s O. Olson, Congress passed, by an overwhelming majority, a two year renewal of the Bush tax cuts. The bill is a nice extra Christmas bonus for the wealthiest 2 percent of Americans, and it will only amplify the monumental US budget deficit.


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Rapper Fabolous Talks About His New Aston Martin Rapide (Video)

Digg - Sat, 2010-12-18 07:41
We're happy to report that rapper Fabolous, a.k.a. John David Jackson, is the proud owner of a new Aston Martin Rapide sedan. He was spotted in New Jersey recently visiting his local barber shop and we managed to scoop these images of his new ride, which reportedly cost him around $250,000.


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Effects of growth temperature on photosynthetic gas exchange characteristics and hydraulic anatomy in leaves of two cold-climate Poa species

CSIRO - Functional Plant Biology - Fri, 2010-12-17 18:00
Danielle E. Medek, John R. Evans, Marcus Schortemeyer, Marilyn C. Ball - Volume 38(1)
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Is fruit anatomy involved in variation in fruit starch concentration between Actinidia deliciosa genotypes?

CSIRO - Functional Plant Biology - Fri, 2010-12-17 18:00
Simona Nardozza, Ian C. Hallett, Rosannah McCartney, Annette C. Richardson, Elspeth A. MacRae, Guglielmo Costa, Michael J. Clearwater - Volume 38(1)
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miR398 regulation in rice of the responses to abiotic and biotic stresses depends on CSD1 and CSD2 expression

CSIRO - Functional Plant Biology - Fri, 2010-12-17 18:00
Yuzhu Lu, Zhen Feng, Liying Bian, Hong Xie, Jiansheng Liang - Volume 38(1)
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The hyp-1 gene is not a limiting factor for hypericin biosynthesis in the genus Hypericum

CSIRO - Functional Plant Biology - Fri, 2010-12-17 18:00
Ján Košuth, Andrija Smelcerovic, Thomas Borsch, Sebastian Zuehlke, Katja Karppinen, Michael Spiteller, Anja Hohtola, Eva Čellárová - Volume 38(1)
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Transcription profiling of the isoflavone phenylpropanoid pathway in soybean in response to Bradyrhizobium japonicum inoculation

CSIRO - Functional Plant Biology - Fri, 2010-12-17 18:00
Lisette Pregelj, Joanne R. McLanders, Peter M. Gresshoff, Peer M. Schenk - Volume 38(1)
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New feed!

Dan's Data - Thu, 2008-11-27 11:59
I've finally taken the plunge into putting (a few) ads in my RSS feed, which means this old one (which is requested about two-thirds of a million times a month - hence my interest in ads!) won't be updated any more. Just switch your feed reader to the new address, http://feedproxy.google.com/dansdata/feed1, and normal service will resume.
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a unique creature

sw - Wed, 2007-01-17 21:50
smart, but not genius. empathize at will, avoid with animosity. strong ethics, less morals. patient, but aversive. extroverted ... when it suits, or is required. introspective. confidence often mistaken for arrogance. cynical and world weary. tolerant ... to a point. keeps distance. happy and empty. quick on the uptake. current ...
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Before heading to the US...

DFS - Thu, 2006-08-03 23:38
So I have been the Chair of the AUDF now for a few months and the other day I actually saw the fruits of our most beneficial program. I had dinner on Tuesday evening with the folks we are sending to WWDC (developer.apple.com) and I have to say I was impressed.
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