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Jewish date: 2 Marḥeshwan 5771 (Parashath Lekh-Lekha).
Today’s quasi-holidays: National Cake Decorating Day, World Mental Health Day (UN), National Angel Food Cake Day, 42 Day.
Worthy cause of the day: “Tell the DOJ: Investigate the Chamber of Commerce's campaign spending”.
Today’s news and commentary:
- “Biggest Genome Ever”
- “An Asteroid Smashup”
- “Old tracks show protodinosaurs emerged millions of years earlier than previously thought”
- “Regulators consider more rigorous examination of consumer genetic tests for serious diseases”
- “Smarter Than You Think - Google Cars Drive Themselves, in Traffic”
- “Longreach life-saving bazooka wins James Dyson Award for Australian inventor”
- “So, How Long Would It Take to Travel to That Exciting New Exoplanet?”
- “The 100-year leap”
- “Linguists Discover New Language in Remote India”
650 Million Years in 1 Min. and 20 Sec.
Enjoy and share the weirdness.