August 27th, 2011


The future of the economy, the warrior wasp, and Bathory

* Eek. Kevin Drum looks ahead to a grim economic future. Also, how reliance on oil is choking development.
* Ten rules on how to cut the Pentagon's budget while keeping America safe.
* Joel Achenbach on identifying the oldest fossils on the planet.
* Newly-discovered warrior wasp has freaky huge teeth.
* The Large Hadron Collider puts to rest the 'supersymmetic particles' theory.
* Was Camus killed by the KGB?
* covers Elizabeth Bathory.


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Back home from work, safe and sound. DC was... interesting.

Will see how bad it is out tomorrow morning when it's time to go get Z. Not going to stress about it before then.