Jewish date: 21 ’Adhar 5770 (Parashath Wayyaqhel-Fequdhe).
Today’s quasi-holiday: Namesake Day.
Worthy cause of the day: “Tell Obama: Let us fight for the public option.”
Today’s news and commentary:
- “NASA Uses Fish to Fight Space Sickness”
- “Methane Leaks off Siberian Coast, Speeding Climate Change”
- “A Welcome Upgrade to a Childhood Vaccine – PCV 13”: Included is a reminder of what is so great about vaccination in the first place.