Traffic not moving? Try never moving. Check out our new billboard campaign in NC, a huge pork state: pic.twitter.com/Y3Im5lak7P
— Humane Society (@HumaneSociety) December 31, 2013
Tuesday, December 31, 2013
New billboards from the Humane Society of the United States are going up in the State of North Carolina; a high volume pork producer. Seeing this in my Twitter stream made me think of this video of Dr. Bernie Rollin speaking on humanity's ancient contract with farm animals. You can read my full interview with Bernie from a few years back here.
Monday, December 16, 2013
Saturday, December 14, 2013
Thursday, December 12, 2013
|The nucleosome. Image generated from the protein data bank file deposited by Luger et al in 1997. This a representative model of the atomic structure of one nucleosome the basic packaging unit of chromatin. Chromatin is the mixture of DNA and proteins that make up chromosomes, the heritable parts of living things.|
Monday, December 2, 2013
Sunday, December 1, 2013
|Image credit - China Daily/Reuters|
Dubbed Jade Rabbit the lunar lander was rocketed into orbit in the early morning hours of December 2nd, 2013 from the Xichang launch center in Sichuan, China.
The vehicle carrying the jade rabbit is called the Chang’e-3 spacecraft.
Though the official landing date and location has not been revealed it is thought the spacecraft will reach lunar orbit in four days and the rover will then be sent down to gently land on the surface on December 14th in the Sinus Iridum region on the earth-facing side of the moon.