Santiago Meza Lopez, known as El Pozolero (the Stew Maker), says he stuffed bodies into barrels of lye for drug cartels. He may be a good source of information about missing loved ones.
nerd humor but pretty good.
Many biologists now argue that the tree concept is obsolete and needs to be discarded. "We have no evidence at all that the tree of life is a reality" says Bapteste. That bombshell has even persuaded some that our fundamental view of biology needs to change.
2 thoughts on “Delicious LiveJournal Links for 2-12-2009”
It’s funny how the zeitgeist fixates on an early pioneer in a science and neglects any subsequent discoveries which shed new light on a field. It’s always Darwin-Freud-Einstein even though the new stuff often means having to think differently.
My hunch is that people want to have one “responsible figure” to associate an idea with, but it could also be poor education or whatever. What are your opinions on it?