TED Redux

Blaise Aguera y Arecas on augmented-reality maps (CREEPY):Those Microsoft guys sure are amazing… Couldn’t this still mean daddy problems?: We recruited two groups of women who differed in their number of lifetime sex partners in order to investigate several hypotheses related to female sociosexuality. Specifically, we explored whether women who engage in casual sex have…


The Most Useless Facts You Know

From reddit: • More people die a year by coconuts falling on their heads than by shark attacks.• The moon rises 50 minutes later each day. That’s why it’s up during they day sometimes.• A sunset is usually more brilliant than a sunrise because of the dust that’s kicked up by the sun heating the…



Only he who has measured the dominion of force, and knows how not to respect it, is capable of love and justice.
– Simone Weil