Sunday, May 24, 2015
Source: Flirtatious Fan
"... courtship display of the minute Australian peacock spiders. Here, a representative of this group, a male Maratus Volans, is shown extending its colorful fan during a courtship ritual that is accompanied by a complex dance and rivals that of birds of paradise.."
Posted by SNi at 5/24/2015 08:26:00 PM
Saturday, May 2, 2015
Source: Mapping life expectancy
"To underscore the connection between neighborhood conditions and health, the VCU Center on Society and Health has created a series of maps that prominently display life expectancy values alongside common geographic landmarks such as subway stops and highway exits. The projected is support by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF). The maps illustrate the vastly different health outcomes experienced by Americans living just a few miles apart and serve as a conversation starter about the social determinants of health..."
Posted by SNi at 5/02/2015 08:23:00 PM
Friday, May 1, 2015
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Sunday, April 12, 2015
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Friday, April 10, 2015
"We’re well aware of the support that Iran has been giving to Yemen. And Iran needs to recognize that the United States is not going to stand by while the region is destabilized, or while people engage, you know, in overt warfare across the lines, international boundaries and other countries."
- John Kerry opining on Iran's "interference" in... Yemen, which consists mostly of public support...
All the while the KSA is actively bombing Yemen with robust U.S. support (e.g. intelligence, logistics, bombs, aerial refueling!). Yup, the United Stats is not going to stand by while people engage in overt warfare across international boundaries; being an active participant is different, mind you...
Posted by SNi at 4/10/2015 06:15:00 PM