Tweets for the week of 2010-01-23

  • The rain falling in Los Angeles this week would be enough water to supply the city for 1-2 years, if we didn't just send it all out to sea. #
  • C'mon immune system, I know you're better than this. You know you're better than this. Stop procrastinating and take this virus out! #
  • Oh, right, I forgot to have my coffee. No wonder. #
  • In California we throw away roughly 3 times as much food as the entire nation of Haiti consumes. #
  • Finally, all new traffic actuated signals in California must by law detect bicycles: (PDF) #
  • Was weirded out by several back-to-back pharmaceutical ads on the radio in the dentist's office. When did society get so messed up? #
  • Working on a talk entitled "Retirement investing for scientists and engineers". Let me know if you're interested. #
  • Wow. I had forgotten how spectacularly incompetent Charter Communications was. #
  • I live in a disposable house, ten years past its 'use-by' date. #
  • I am not understanding RNAi from the Wikipedia article. Anybody have another good introductory reference? #
  • More than any other flavor, berry jam mixed with black tea reminds me of my summer in Russia. #
  • Time for a bike ride in clean air with a view of the snow. And maybe the mudslides, too. #

By Zane Selvans

A former space explorer, now marooned on a beautiful, dying world.

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