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  • Polar Bear Hoax, Mini Brains

    Polar Bear Hoax, Mini Brains

    Grind for October 27thFIRST SIP:“Never have more children than you have car windows.” – Erma Bombeck You’re Fired The HeadlineClimate change skeptic loses job based on polar bear researchThe GrindIn May, the University of Victoria rejected the renewal application of ...
  • Hot African Air And Exploding Asteroids

    Grind for July 5thFIRST SIP:“Don’t worry about the world coming to an end today. It is already tomorrow in Australia.” – Charles M. Schultz Out Of The Frying Pan The HeadlineAs hot air from Africa blows north, Europe experiences record-breaking temperaturesThe ...
  • What’s Happening Out East?

    What’s Happening Out East?

    Grind for February 3rd, 2019FIRST SIP:“Ignorance is preferable to error, and he is less remote from the truth who believes nothing than he who believes what is wrong.” – Thomas Jefferson Access Denied The HeadlineChinese government blocks Microsoft’s search engineThe ...
  • Knowledge Really Is Power

    Knowledge Really Is Power

    Grind for January 28th, 2019FIRST SIP:“Poor is the pupil who does not surpass his master.” – Leonardo da Vinci Trending The HeadlineNew discovery about the brain could help us treat addictionThe GrindNew research published this month suggests the cerebellum plays a key role in ...
  • A Bad Policy

    A Bad Policy

    Grind for January 27th, 2019FIRST SIP:“Well done is better than well said.” – Benjamin Franklin Getting Close The HeadlineFTC expected to fine Facebook over privacy violationsThe GrindFacebook has suffered widespread criticism over the past few years – most notably ...
  • More Political Nonsense

    More Political Nonsense

    Grind for January 21st, 2019FIRST SIP:“Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none.” – William Shakespeare Not Again The HeadlineCalifornia judge blocks Trump Administration’s birth control policyThe GrindLike his efforts to overturn Obama-era rules protecting immigrants, ...
  • Are You Ready for Facebook TV

    Are You Ready for Facebook TV

    Grind for December 23rd, 2018FIRST SIP:“Remember not only to say the right thing in the right place, but far more difficult still, to leave unsaid the wrong thing at the tempting moment.” – Benjamin Franklin Bug Off The HeadlineBugs are disappearing from textbooksThe ...
  • The Future Is Now

    The Future Is Now

    Grind for December 2nd, 2018FIRST SIP:“To have great poets, there must be great audiences.” – Walt Whitman Trending The HeadlineNASA spacecraft lands on MarsThe GrindNASA’s “InSight” Mars Lander touched down Monday after a journey of more than 300 million ...
  • You Have To See It To Believe It

    You Have To See It To Believe It

    Grind for October 22nd, 2018FIRST SIP:“Understanding is a two-way street.” – Eleanor Roosevelt Freeze Frame The HeadlineWorld’s fastest camera can photograph light as it moves through spaceThe GrindA new camera invented by researchers at the California Institute of ...
  • Blazing Stocks And Cool Antimatter

    Blazing Stocks And Cool Antimatter

    Grind for September 3rd, 2018FIRST SIP:“Before I got married I had six theories about raising children; now, I have six children and no theories.” – John Wilmot The Future Is Now The HeadlineScientists are close to cooling antimatterThe GrindResearch published last Wednesday ...