* Charting how the economic downturn is affecting average Americans.
* The poor's struggle to feed the family.
* On the Tea Party obsession with the Constitution (or at least the parts they like.)
* Progress report from the LHC.
* New study finds people born through in vitro fertilization may have elevated cancer risks later in life.
* Good read: on the evolution of language and the web.
* Whoah. Lost Ralph McQuarrie concept art for Star Wars found while working on a furnace.
* Let's get meta! Overthinking Garfield.
* Legendary journalist and NPR vet Daniel Schorr passed away. He interviewed Khrushchev, people.