Morning Cup of Links: NASA Cleans the Loo

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DNA analysis of thousands of species is helping scientists to redraw the evolutionary tree. It promises to be a very dense, bushy tree when full grown.
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The Top 18 Most Addictive Drugs On Earth. Number one was easy to guess, but some of the others were surprises. (via Interesting Pile)
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The 6 Most Insane Moral Panics in American History. As if we didn't have enough real problems to worry about.
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The internet is made of kittens. This article points to way to hordes of them.
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Rob from Improv Everywhere gets on an escalator and gives out high fives to 2,000 people. He got lots of smiles in return!
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NASA procedures for cleaning the bathroom on the International Space Station include taking tricorder readings to find fungus and bacteria. Except that they call the device LOCAD-PTS.
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Sports' Most Miserable Fans. Rooting for a losing team is bad enough, but some fans have endured much worse.

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February 10, 2009 - 11:18pm
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