Bulldogs are significantly more likely than other dogs to suffer from a wide...– According to Brenda Bonnett, a consulting veterinary epidemiologist, in Can the Bulldog Be Saved? (NYT)
Paul was one of a kind: a musicians’ drummer who thought about the music, not...– Keith Jarrett, quoted in Paul Motian Dies at 80 (Jazztimes.com)
Paul Motian, the legendary drummer whose shadowy, ethereal playing was one of...– JazzTimes
viafrank: The Do Lectures just posted the video from my presentation this past September. It’s a little talk about doing things the long, hard, stupid way, and the opportunity of beginning to think about our work as designers as a gift. It also jumps a bit into the issues that need to be overcome to be able to do so in this new digital context where most of our work now lives.
There is little evidence that stretching does anything important, but there is...– Dr. Michael Fredericson Associate Professor, Division of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R), Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Stanford University Medical School, in The Right Reasons to Stretch Before Exercise (NYT)
Criminologists studying recidivism have found that felons usually have to stay...– Felons Finding It Easy to Regain Gun Rights (NYT)
Quantum theory predicts that empty space should exert a repulsive force, like...– Studies of Universe’s Expansion Win Physics Nobel (NYT)
…doctors liked new technology, were paid well to use it and tended to...– Dr. Joseph P. Broderick Chairman of neurology, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine in Study Debunks Operation to Prevent Strokes by DENISE GRADY (NYT)