I’ve got your missing links right here (27 August 2011)

Anonymous blog written by a Fukushima robot operator, reveals the inner workings of the clean-up effort. He’s probably a Syrian lesbian though.

How do you freak out lampreys? Give them a whiff of death. With TERRIFYING video of deranged, leaping lampreys

The Neuroskeptic is killing it at the moment. He discusses whether sleep give us a chance to defragment out brains and your third parent – random chance – in the context of eugenics.

A *beautiful* post on resonance, by Ann Finkbeiner.

“Having a restless planet is a consequence of having a habitable one.” Phil Plait on what’s with all the quakes.

I am mightily irritated at this count of “8.7 million species“. Without bacteria and archaea? Nonsense.

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