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  • An air of creative writing

    An air of creative writing
    How do you write Lin's Bin? Lin's Bin starts with a question. Is it OK to compliment a woman on her breasts? Where does the time go? Why are teenagers so cranky? The questions come from clueless frat boys, from wistful mothers, from grade school kids...
  • With iPhone And Siri, Who Needs College?

    With iPhone And Siri, Who Needs College?
    What does it take to get us excited anymore? I mean, we have a remote-controlled craft roaming the surface of Mars — Mars! — and it's tooling around scooping up soil and looking for evidence of life, and our reaction is: ZZZZZZZZ. And in the...
  • July 4th, 2012

    July 4th, 2012
    I had one of those insights the other night that can only be blamed on a half bottle of wine. Conservatives are, among other things, trying to maintain the frontier spirit. They like that go-it-alone, individualist ethos that made this country great. God,...
  • Prodigy! Natomas 9-Year-Old Working On College Degree

    Prodigy! Natomas 9-Year-Old Working On College Degree
    As Tanishq Abraham explains the Higgs Boson to me, what's surprising me most is how natural it seems coming from his mouth. At 9 years old, Tanishq is already well on his way to completing a college degree. It will be the first, I'm certain, of many. "A...
  • Review: Jim Holt's compelling 'Why Does the World Exist?'

     Review: Jim Holt's compelling 'Why Does the World Exist?'
    -------------------- Why Does the World Exist? An Existential Detective Story Jim Holt Liveright: 310 pp., $27.95 -------------------- "How old is the Universe?" Kurt Vonnegut asked in his 1973 novel "Breakfast of Champions." "It is one half-second...
  • 7/6/2012-Boson Buddies

    7/6/2012-Boson Buddies
    Some scientist, I don't know who, explained the Higg's boson this way. Picture a large room full of important guests waiting for the prime minister to enter. They are mingling, chatting and having refreshments. Suddenly, the door opens and the prime...
  • Notable discovery: Higgs boson

    Notable discovery: Higgs boson
    Breakthrough: Scientists at Europe's CERN research center found evidence of a new subatomic particle thought to be the Higgs boson, known popularly as the "God particle." Researchers: Thousands of scientists around the world collaborated; locally,...
  • Unraveling the God particle: Caltech looks beyond Higgs boson

    Unraveling the God particle: Caltech looks beyond Higgs boson
    Caltech researchers tackle many projects that can change lives, from curing chronic diseases to producing artificial fuels that might curtail the need to drill for petroleum. But professors at the institute say a major new discovery announced this week...
  • The God Squad: The real question is, who created the God Particle?

    Question: Reportedly, scientists in Switzerland have announced the key discovery to authenticate the theory of all matter: the "God Particle." New discoveries, in turn, create new analysis of the intelligent design of creation, and so the wheel of science...
  • Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds announce new album due out next year

    Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds announce new album due out next year
    With screenwriting and film-scoring credits on "Lawless" and "West of Memphis," respectively, Nick Cave has spent much of 2012 focusing on his career in movies. Next year, though, the Australian polymath will return to rock with a new studio album by...
  • So close to the God particle: Scientists say 'stay tuned'

     
    Physicists have detected hints of the long-sought Higgs boson but have not yet amassed enough data for definitive proof of discovery of the so-called God particle, scientists at CERN, the European Organization for Nuclear Research, said Tuesda...