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Beautiful retro keycap mechanical keyboard

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 07:28

When I saw this keyboard on sale for $95 I had to order one. This is a solidly made, lovely to loo...

AAUP: Spalding U fired tenured professor for asking why it hadn't notified minority professors of possible threat from armed student

Tue, 05/16/2017 - 07:17

Erlene Grise-Owens’s 18-year career with Spalding University came down a memo, saying her time...

So you want to be a writer? Essential tips for aspiring novelists

Sat, 05/13/2017 - 10:14

How to write a killer opening line. Why Google is not research. When to rip it up and start again. W...

Thunderbird finds a new home

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 16:08

Thunderbird is one of the last robust email clients, a must-have for people who don't want to use w...

Cecropia moth

Mon, 05/08/2017 - 10:05

On a stewardship work day clearing garlic mustard at the arboretum, Jackie spotted this guy just out...

'Exercise-In-A-Pill' Boosts Athletic Endurance By 70 Percent, Study Finds

Thu, 05/04/2017 - 06:59

An anonymous reader quotes a report from Science Daily: Salk Institute scientists, building on earli...

Poison Fog

Wed, 05/03/2017 - 15:58

2017-04-17T16:47:12+00:00 John martinez

On “Kirk drift,” the strange mass cultural misremembering of Captain Kirk

Mon, 05/01/2017 - 00:54

In this really fantastic long-form essay published in the online magazine Strange Horizons, Erin Hor...

Here’s why sloths are so slow

Fri, 04/28/2017 - 12:51

TED-Ed host Kenny Coogan and animator Anton Bogaty offer a crash course on sloth evolution. Inter...


Fri, 04/28/2017 - 06:51

If I ever own a restaurant, the menu is going to have an artichoke hearts of darkness salad.

Everybody Loses.

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 06:45

James Somers has an infuriating article in the Atlantic describing the collapse of a great dream: Yo...

7-pack of disposable fountain pens in assorted colors for $12

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 06:40

I got this set of 7 fountain pens last year for my daughter, who is studying art in college. She's b...

Local March for Science draws large crowd in Amherst

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 06:40

AMHERST — Local scientists and their allies converged on the Amherst Town Common Saturday morning fo...

Linux PC Maker System76 Plans To Design And Manufacture Its Own Hardware

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 06:40

An anonymous reader quotes Liliputing: System76 is one of only a handful of PC vendors that exclusiv...

The Punycode Phishing Attack on Web Browsers Ain’t So Puny

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 06:38

Jeff Butts never thought someone could register a domain name that looked exactly like, bu...

StarCraft Is Now Free, Nearly 20 Years After Its Release

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 00:32

An anonymous reader quotes a report from TechCrunch: Nearly two decades after its 1998 release, Star...

Drupal Developers Threaten To Quit Drupal Unless Larry Garfield Is Reinstated

Fri, 04/14/2017 - 09:25

An anonymous reader writes: Slashdot previously covered the story of Larry Garfield, a Drupal develo...

THE TRUTH ABOUT TRUMPONOMICSWhen Donald Trump spoke at Boeing’s...

Tue, 04/11/2017 - 00:05

THE TRUTH ABOUT TRUMPONOMICSWhen Donald Trump spoke at Boeing’s factory in North Charleston, South C...

Elegy Friends™ #1

Tue, 04/11/2017 - 00:05

Elegy Friends™ #1


Mon, 04/03/2017 - 23:46