Morning Cup of Links: Egg Toss

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Ten percent of all people are left-handed, a ratio that holds up over generations. While we can correlate a lot of things with handedness, we still don’t know what causes it.
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Which Star Trek series do you like the best? It doesn’t really matter, because you can watch them all here, at least for now. (via Metafilter)
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Use a steady hand and a virtual catapult to toss Cadbury Creme Eggs at any Google Maps location. I managed to “egg” my own home! (via the Presurfer)
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What Pi Sounds Like. Numerical data transposed into music, rendered on different musical instruments, makes a nice tune.
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Did you read the story about how scientists found bacteria inside a meteorite? Too bad the facts aren’t there. It’s not the first time this has happened, either.
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The History of Science Fiction, laid out on a large timeline. This artwork by Ward Shelley enlarges to a size that might take you all day to follow. (via Neatorama)
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A scientist with lots of hair explains Schrodinger’s Cat and its quantum state. No cats were killed in the making of this thought experiment.
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6 Television Firsts (from Canned Laughter to Dropping the “D” Word). My first thought was that the “d-word was “divorce” but I was wrong.

March 9, 2011 - 12:11am
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