Jewish date: 20 Shevaṭ 5770 (Parashath Yithro).
Today’s quasi-holidays: International Dadaism Month, World Cancer Day.
Worthy causes of the day: “Take Action | Oceana North America: Tell President Obama: No More Offshore Oil Drilling!”, “Save BioGems: Take Action: Protect Grizzly Bears”, “Include Children in HIV Vaccine Research - The Petition Site”, and “Take Action: TrueMajority.org: Fix the Budget, Fix America”.
Today’s news and commentary:
- “How To Hide An Airplane Factory”: (Submitted by Barry.) It is amazing what one can do with camouflage.
- “Troubleshoot your DNS”
- “Hubble captures picture of asteroid collision!”
- “Bees Can Recognize Human Faces”: Who knew?
- “NASA has tons of cool space technologies that may never get to space”
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Today’s weird thing is “Valentine's Day Box of Mini Plush Microbes”, the perfect gift for the microbiologist or immunologist you love dearly. Enjoy and share the weirdness.