Sorry for the delay in the Quickies today, folks. I’m covering for Jen who is dealing with a yam-related emergency. :)
Genetically modified beagle glows green – And is completely adorable! Whooosagoo’glowypuppy? WHOOSAGOOBOY?
Amanda Marcotte on diversity, skepticism and atheism – “Look: atheism is the result of applying critical thinking and demands for evidence to the god hypothesis. It’s not any different than non-belief in all sorts of supernatural claims, such as ESP and ghosts.”
Biased but Brilliant – “A new scientific truth does not triumph by convincing its opponents and making them see the light, but rather because its opponents eventually die, and a new generation grows up that is familiar with it.”
Between 2 Vertices – Meg McG discusses the new pressures on women in the 21st century: “women have become shackled to their independence along with all the other roles that women fought to free themselves of”