Jewish date: 6 Tishri 5770.
Today’s quasi-holidays: National Punctuation Day.
Worthy cause of the day: “Save Orphan Bears: End Cruel Den Hunts” and “Sierra Club: Add Your Voice and Help Us Reach Our Goal by October 4th!” Also: “Video: Will Ferrell stands up for the real health care victims”.
Today’s news and commentary:
- “It's Official: Water Found on the Moon”
- “Student-Built Space Camera Photographs Earth, Costs $150”: Be surprised. Be very, very surprised.
- “Pew Science Knowledge Quiz”: I got all 12 questions right.
- “Positions of Genes Inside the Cell Nucleus Exert Biological Effects”
- “Surprising, Huge Peaks Discovered in Saturn's Rings”
Enjoy and share the weirdness.