• AIDS Vaccine is Working?

    via /. Xinhua is reporting successful first trials of a vaccine for AIDS. Not only does it appear that it is safe, but it also appears to keep the vaccinated patients AIDS free. I really hope this is for real, but it’s taken so long to research and develope a...

  • Man there are some real twits out there…

    Via digg. Wow. So this guy was stealing images from someone else’s site and totally thought he had every right to do so, and that it was okay for him to use someone else’s bandwidth to host images for his web page. What’s really funny, is that the site owner...

  • Please excuse the construction dust…

    I’m testing out some new themes. Apologies for all the construction dust. I’m digging this one called vistered little and am currently customizing the wallpapers to fit in with my blog a bit better. There are plans to fully integrate my website into my wordpress blog, which would be very...

  • Life Imitates Art: Vicious Duo of Grannies Murder 2

    This is a heck of a thing. When I saw the headline on CNN, I immediately thought of Monty Python’s skit with images of vicious gangs of grannies who were burying people in piles of leaves in public parks, and badgering their grandchildren to make sure that they had plenty...

  • Who needs three more planets anyway?

    This is a great editorial about the current debate going on in astronomy circles that revolves around the classification of Pluto, Charon, Ceres and… *cringe* Xena. Many of the astronomers I’ve spoken to believe that these bodies are Kuiper Belt Objects and not planets. For years, there has been a...