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Anton Zuiker's Sugarcubes archives

Thursday, January 02, 2014 Link to this date in the archive.

Free marathon coaching for @DukeU faculty, staff. today.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, January 01, 2014 Link to this date in the archive.

Just posted: Roots and bitters. It's very long, a long time in the writing, & offered in all humility. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, December 30, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Blogging matters. Writes @davewiner: "It's important to feel free to tell your story even if it cues up other people's permission to be jerks." #wisdom Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Apologies: What, When and How - fascinating guide to saying you are sorry. whatever.scalzi.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
SVG Files: From Illustrator to the Web - I need to follow this tutorial for my mistersugar logo. design.tutsplus.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Hungarumlaut Infinity - set of space & spaceships icons. hungarumlaut.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Saturday, December 28, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

From the News & Observer: Agriculture, animal-welfare groups clash in increasingly less rural NC. newsobserver.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, December 27, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Trinidadian Chicken Stew Recipe : Giada De Laurentiis : Recipes : Food Network. foodnetwork.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, December 26, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Afternoon outing on the RTA Red Line to downtown Cleveland a success. Got the kids out of house. riderta.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Sunday, December 22, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Ginger Syrup - Bon Appetit. bonappetit.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, December 20, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

New blog post: If I won the lottery, I'd end up with a dollar. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
"Planning Our Departure" - poem by Ralph Pennel. masspoetry.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
It's #ff (Follow Friday), & I'm reminded of this beautiful John Denver song: Follow Me lyricsfreak.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Introducing The New Yorker's Poetry Podcast : The New Yorker. newyorker.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
40 Years Later, the Cruelty of Papillon is a Reality in U.S. Prisons by @CBSAndrew - (I read Papillon when I was 14) theatlantic.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, December 18, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Fulbright-National Geographic Fellowship. Just what I've been waiting for. us.fulbrightonline.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
New blog post: Evolution of an online essay - how one set of my ideas has gone from outline to draft to blog. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Writer Pro -- Takes iA Writer to new levels. writer.pro Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Announcing: Open Lab 2013 authors. #sciox scienceonline.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Experimonth: Know yourself. Through science. - just relaunched by @10ch. science.experimonth.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Job @DukeU - News writer with digital storytelling skills. journalismjobs.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Perspective Page View Navigation - very cool - I think @jschuller suggested this would be next trend. tympanus.net Permanent link to this item in the archive.
"outfitted in a pink feather boa & Panama hat ... was cultural maven Richard Gildenmeister" #myfriend #cleveland cleveland.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The Conversation Project - Have You Had The Conversation? Let's Have Dinner & Talk About Death and The Conversation Project teaming up - plan dinner party 1st week of Jan. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
CommonHealth: Making End Of Life Conversations Easier - from @RadioBoston radioboston.wbur.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, December 17, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

This chocolate is very good! - Jingle Berry Dark Chocolate Bar - Seattle Chocolates shop.seattlechocolates.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
New blog post, about seeking integrity through words & silence, actions & inactions: How do I want to be? mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Wired on Snapguides. Anyone in #sciox community using this for lab, research or science teaching? wired.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
What Happened On Easter Island - A New (Even Scarier) Scenario : Krulwich Wonders npr.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, December 16, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

No Two People Smell the Same - research @DukeU. today.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Saturday, December 14, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

RAW FOOTAGE of Teahupoo in 2013. #surfing reallylovesurfing.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, December 13, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Full of Interesting Strangers -- about conference badges cc: @ktraphagen #sciox randsinrepose.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The Mission to De-Centralize the Internet : The New Yorker. newyorker.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, December 12, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Finding Vivian Maier - new documentary - wow, look at the photos she took! trailers.apple.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I'm liking the new Castro podcast app. First added @themonti1 podcast, naturally. itunes.apple.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Subreddit Announcement: Nature Partnership with Journalists and Editors reddit.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Interested in getting Master of Science in Global Health @DukeGHI - attend webinar 12/17 to learn more. globalhealth.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
What Does a Spleen (Video) Do? 33charts.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, December 11, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

I've been using the @ruhlman All-Strain Reusable Straining Cloths to filter this year's DIY slivovitz shop.ruhlman.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
NPR Music's 100 Favorite Songs Of 2013 npr.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
A power user's guide to OS X Server, Mavericks edition. arstechnica.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Headroom.js - lightweight, high-performance JS widget that allows you to react to the user's scroll. wicky.nillia.ms Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Duke Children's Hospital Patients Read Jim Valvano's ESPYS Speech - YouTube. youtube.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, December 10, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Saving Madagascar, One parcel at a time - chronicle of @klb8s science reporting trip research.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, December 09, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

I may drive to the a/perture cinema in Winston-Salem Thurs to catch showing of Broken Circle Breakdown. aperturecinema.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Cool. The Chelsea Theater (here in Chapel Hill, NC) will show Inside Llewyn Davis starting Dec 20. thechelseatheater.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
This is fantastic photo by Humans of Vanuatu - shows how big the coconut crab gets. facebook.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
My cousin, Mark, climbed Kilimanjaro. First of 7 summits he & team will climb to raise $$ for cystic fibrosis fund. vimeo.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
SPI World Cup group stage projections - ESPN FC. espnfc.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The Problem with Sex Scenes That Are Too Good : The New Yorker. "Sex is the joker in the deck, the infinite variable that provokes, on screen as in life, radically divergent and wildly unpredictable responses and consequences." Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Top 10 Clinical Research Achievement Awards - The Clinical Research Forum clinicalresearchforum.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Sunday, December 08, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Talk Story is what I called my storytelling initiative - hoping to bring it back in 2014. show.storyblogging.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
36 Hours in Kauai, Hawaii - NYTimes mentions Talk Story bookstore & Waimea Canyon. nytimes.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, December 06, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Relieved to have completed this project at work: All In - @DukeMedicine Annual Report 2013. news.medicine.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Eventify One Page Conference HTML5 Template. - might come in handy for my next event. themeforest.net Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, December 05, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

The Big Roundtable is a digital publishing platform ... to connect passionate nonfiction writers with readers who will support their work. thebigroundtable.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Here's the Nov 2000 National Geographic feature about the Ambrym volcanoes (I trekked there in 1999). ngm.nationalgeographic.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Just watched The Fox (What Does the Fox Say?) for first time. Great! (Saw Glee cover with my daughters.) youtube.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Nov 2012 news I missed: Eric Toone to Lead Innovation and Entrepreneurship Efforts. today.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Judy Rodgers, Chef of Refined Simplicity, Dies at 57. via @ruhlman nytimes.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
How to tell DVI-I and DVI-D cables apart - PC Advisor. pcadvisor.co.uk Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Kifli - mouth is watering. washingtonpost.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Amaro Cucciolo - another recipe to try, uses gentian. washingtonpost.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, December 04, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Science Experts Network: "enables researchers to easily maintain & generate biosketches for fed grant apps" nexus.od.nih.gov Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Struggles with My Morning Internet Fast : zenhabits. zenhabits.net Permanent link to this item in the archive.
New Visitor Developments Chart. Noticed construction for new Sam's Quik Shop on Hwy 54 in Durham - will include a second-floor tasting room Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, December 03, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Documenting the South Through Sound. today.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
101 days since Aug 24. Which means what? Yes, this year's first batch of DIY slivovitz is ready. cc @boraz mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
mistersugar.com: Sea food - recalling a hike to a volcano, & the meal that came after. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, December 02, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Face the Animals: Animal Line Icon Set (free download) - perhaps of interest to #sciox behance.net Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, November 28, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Tomorrow is National Day of Listening. Find a friend or a co-worker, sit down with a visiting family member, or walk to a retirement home and find a lonely senior. Ask that person to share a story, and listen. nationaldayoflistening.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, November 27, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

My friend Carter told this powerful story @TheMonti1 - Podcast Episode #83: Carter Kersh soundcloud.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Wanted: Speakers for 2014 TEDxDuke. today.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, November 26, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Motivation - @ktraphagen keeps going - send her a note of affirmation, please. stay-curious.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Listen to stories, music from the Humanities in Medicine show. news.medicine.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
New asthma treatment offered at Duke Medical Center, other NC hospitals. newsobserver.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, November 25, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Posted on mistersugar.com: We're going that way - about walking in the South Pacific and North Carolina mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Sunday, November 24, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Ginger — Show your story. Ginger - "Create an awesome explainer video" Permanent link to this item in the archive.
A Stroll Around the World: "Indeed, the century-old automotive revolution prepared the way for the rise of the Internet, by eroding the capacity for attention, for patience, by fomenting a cult of speed." nytimes.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Saturday, November 23, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Waiting for @OpenSky to send password reset (up to 4 hours?!) so I can buy spoons & kitchen cloths from @ruhlman store. opensky.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
About my new About page. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, November 22, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Just came across this - "Like A Rolling Stone" - #ff #dylan video.bobdylan.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Remembering John Egerton, 1935--2013, of Southern Foodways Alliance @potlikker southernfoodways.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
A message to my #sciox community. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, November 21, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Foundation 5 Blasts Off! by ZURB. zurb.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, November 19, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Caption Everything - Using HTML5 to create a real-time closed captioning system. daverupert.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
500 Students, 24 Hours, 102 New Projects at HackDuke. App to translate sign language to speech won first place @DukeU hackathon. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I will participate in discussion @DukeLibraries to explore social media & academic activity, Dec. 6. blogs.library.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, November 18, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Seth's Blog: Extinguishing the tantrum cycle. sethgodin.typepad.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Sunday, November 17, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Paamese on Wikipedia en.wikipedia.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Saturday, November 16, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

ScienceOnline -- crossing a river with Anton Zuiker. "allure of my crossing-a-river metaphor is joy in looking back at steps I've taken and people I've met" Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, November 15, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Bigfoot - a jQuery plugin for empowering footnotes cmsauve.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, November 14, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

And another Raleigh brewery! Crank Arm Brewing - maybe a #scio14 craft beer tour? crankarmbrewing.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
We Feel the Need ... the Need, for Speed: What's Ahead for Foundation 5 by @ZURB. zurb.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The Human Element: Melinda Gates and Paul Farmer on Designing Global Health - Wired Science. wired.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, November 12, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Movie Theater Coming to University Mall in Chapel Hill, NC chapelhillmagazine.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
mistersugar.com: Thinking places, or I am before I am. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Chapel Hill, Durham Chefs Respond to Lack of Women in Time Magazine's 'The Gods of Food' chapelhillmagazine.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, November 11, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

mistersugar.com: The four Cs of inspiration: Overlapping networks of ScienceOnline. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Caught in the Web - well, this film looks interesting. trailers.apple.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Sunday, November 10, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Haw River Farmhouse Ales: Craft Brewing in @saxapahaw NC - support @hawriverales kickstarter.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Saturday, November 09, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Getting ready for ScienceOnline Together 2014 - i.e., registration opens 11/14 #sciox mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, November 08, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Ink: A Responsive Email Framework from ZURB. zurb.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, November 04, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Lecture @DukeU tomorrow: Copa de Manifestações: Brazilian Politics, Football, and the 2014 World Cup. calendar.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Sunday, November 03, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Shane Zuiker - talking about the gym where he trains as kickboxer youtube.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
ScienceOnline Together - details about the conference - Feb 27-March 1, 2014 in Raleigh, NC. #sciox together.scienceonline.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Saturday, November 02, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

New post: Good morning. Will you look me in the eye? mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Maryn McKenna on sciwri13 xx session silence. twitlonger.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, November 01, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Zurb: Introducing Pizza, Our Responsive Pie Charts zurb.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, October 31, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

This is why I believe in blogging: a spoken essay. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, October 30, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Medium-Style Page Transition. tympanus.net Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Todd Bretl Underwater Photography. toddbretl.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, October 21, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

mistersugar.com: When blogging, face the conversation. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, October 17, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Grand Rounds 10/18/13: From the Bronx to Stockholm via Duke: Bob Lefkowitz's Journey. news.medicine.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Sunday, October 13, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Waves of praise for ScienceOnline Oceans. #sciox scienceonline.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Saturday, October 12, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

ScienceOnline - We Need Your Support - please donate $20.14 today. scienceonline.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Cotton Bureau -- A curated online community for design- and tech-focused t-shirts. cottonbureau.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Michael Ruhlman, a food writer's writer, pens a pair of cookbooks: Cleveland Chefs Books. cleveland.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, October 11, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Oceans away - blog post on missing #scioOCEANS: "Oceans and I go together." mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Help raise the tide: Support ScienceOnline with a donation during #scioOCEANS. us1.campaign-archive1.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
mistersugar.com: Found in the archives: my story on The Story. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, October 10, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

The Paper Kites: Young - 7 days to shoot 350+ faces, 10 days to assemble 4000+ photos. vimeo.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Malcolm Gladwell's David and Goliath: He explains why Christopher Chabris' criticisms of his book were unreasonable. Says @gladwell: "I write in the genre of what might be called 'intellectual adventure stories.'" Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Hand-Sketching: Things You Didn't Know Your Doodles Could Accomplish. smashingmagazine.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, October 09, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Nice to see another science blogs network: Popular Science Blog Network. #sciox popsci.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
mapsicon - "A free collection of maps for every country in the world, available in 11 sizes or in SVG." github.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Sitting on a Touch of Class - about the cool metal benches on Duke's campus. today.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, October 08, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

NoJPEG - use eps and png. nojpeg.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Sunday, October 06, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Just posted: Cayenne sauce, Spanish omelet and muscadine granita. #sundayinthekitchen mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Saturday, October 05, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Remembered that I had cayenne peppers steeping for homemade hot sauce from this @saveurmag recipe. Smells amazing. saveur.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
mistersugar.com: Back to the BloggerCon. If I could travel in time, I'd first visit Cambridge, Mass. for BloggerCon, then Cambridge, UK. Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, October 04, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Data+Journalism - @derekwillis coming to @DukeU Monday to talk about computing informs reporting @NYTimes dewitt.sanford.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, October 03, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Landing at Paama airstrip-Vanuatu. - YouTube. youtube.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Remembering Richard Merritt: Our respected communications colleague @DukeU died last month. pratt.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, October 01, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Broken Circle Breakdown - looks like a great film. But why not in Raleigh, where World of Bluegrass just took place? tribecafilm.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, September 30, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

House, Senate Disagree On How To Keep Government Open : NPR. (LAUGHTER) - Kudos to NPR for an accurate transcript, but shame on the lot for laughing at the Republican anarchists. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
New blog post: photos & sounds & notes from last week, incl salamander, bluegrass, #sackler & gourmand friends my.storyblogging.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, September 27, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

.@dukemedicine Research Conference today is Matthew Wolf talking about cardiomyopathies. news.medicine.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Have you blogged about science lately? Make sure we can find it on ScienceSeeker. scienceseeker.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Justin Vernon of Bon Iver on covering Peter Gabriel's Come Talk To Me youtube.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The Waiting Room: 24 hours, 241 patients, 1 stretched ER - documentary from @waitingstories whatruwaitingfor.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
How to Go Viral on YouTube - tips from 2 successful @DukeU students. today.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, September 26, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

NIH Expands Nationwide Network of Vaccine & Treatment Evaluation Units - includes @dukemedicine Human Vaccine Institute niaid.nih.gov Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Sunday, September 22, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Scripting News - September 2013. dave.smallpict.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Just made a batch of Thai red curry paste. Will I remember not to rub my eyes with my chile-stained fingers? saveur.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Saturday, September 21, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Waiting to @tryghost for simple, fast blogging? Check out @dropplets & Fargo by @smallpict for good alternatives. dropplets.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
How to Install Ghost on a Raspberry Pi Running Raspbian. howtoinstallghost.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Build Your Best-Ever Peanut Butter and Jelly Sandwich - @bigspooners in the WSJ.com. online.wsj.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
A Spoken Dish: What food tradition in your life reflects time, place, and people, or evokes a specific memory? aspokendish.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I'm going to the Sackler Colloquium next week. Hope to meet @xeni, see @rangerrik again. nasonline.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, September 20, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Ghost 0.3 - Kerouac - my name is listed since I supported Ghost through Kickstarter. blog.ghost.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, September 19, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Auto-Brewery Syndrome: Apparently, You Can Make Beer In Your Gut npr.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Living Alongside Wildlife - A natural history of the fascinating animals that share our landscapes livingalongsidewildlife.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Modern Farmer Magazine Capitalizes on a Trend - @NYTimes article about @ModFarm. nytimes.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Lots of different bottles of slivovitz on this site. tastebrandy.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, September 18, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Host-Based RT-PCR Gene Expression Signature to Identify Acute Respiratory Viral Infection - from @PersonalizedMed stm.sciencemag.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
CloudConvert - convert anything to anything. cloudconvert.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Online tool for identifying snakes of North Carolina. bio.davidson.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, September 17, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Y2K: Much Ado About Nothing? retroreport.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, September 16, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

mistersugar.com: The cafe life. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Sunday, September 15, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Sipping the Pleasures of Istria - must ask my local wine shop to get malvasia istria. Sounds delicious. travel.nytimes.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Just posted: Krab kokonas. my.storyblogging.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Flatow moves Science Friday to PRI distribution. current.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Aroma Constituents of Plum Brandy - 1973 journal article, cc: @boraz ajevonline.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, September 13, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Amphibians and Reptiles of North Carolina - Davidson Herpetology Laboratory. herpsofnc.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
First Amendment to the United States Constitution - Wikipedia en.wikipedia.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
One Real-Time Communication System to Rule Them All - Feld Thoughts. feld.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, September 12, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Fascinating follow up to Krakauer's bestseller, In to the Wild: How Chris McCandless Died - in @TheNewYorker. newyorker.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The Food Dialogues: North Carolina. fooddialogues.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The night light - Milky Way can cast shadows, which I experienced as @peacecorps volunteer in #Vanuatu. kottke.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, September 11, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Chef Vivian Howard stars in 'A Chef's Life' on UNC-TV. newsobserver.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, September 10, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Here's my 2003 blog post, Piss Poor, about my dad's contribution to helping Idaho's migrant farmworkers. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Heard Woody Guthrie's Deportee? There's more to story: 60 years after crash, names of migrant passengers emerge. thestory.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Pictures and a story: Bashar Al-Assad, Syria's autocratic ophthalmologist - Slate Magazine. slate.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Hand Drawn Goods - Brainy Icons - some good free icons here that the #sciox community might like. handdrawngoods.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Here's where we share news of grants and research awards to @dukemedicine faculty. news.medicine.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Two ways of looking at an outliner - I learn much every time @davewiner talks us through outliners & Fargo. scripting.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Maps of Vanuatu from Free Vector Maps. freevectormaps.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Ten Things We've Learned About The NSA From A Summer Of Snowden Leaks - Forbes. forbes.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
WordPress slideshows have grown up - WooSlider can display Instagram photos. woothemes.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, September 09, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

embedresponsively.com - responsive embed codes for embedding rich third-party media into responsive web pages embedresponsively.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The Global Elite's Favorite Strongman - @NYTimes on Rwanda president Paul Kigame. nytimes.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Haven't had my usual dose of tea this morning. You can tell by the spelling mistakes in my tweets. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award for cochlear implant pioneer Blake Wilson @DukeU @Duke_Medicine today.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
A full week of reporting on the microbiome from NPR this week. npr.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Saturday, September 07, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

I like how oldest blog post by @andrewshell is from Christmas day 2002. My first was Thanksgiving day 2000. blog.andrewshell.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, September 06, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

mistersugar.com: Cheers to a Great Lakes milestone. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, September 05, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Murphey School Radio Show - next fundraiser event is Sat Nov 2 - would love to go, but may not be in town. murpheyschoolradio.net Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Let's watch the Ig Nobel Prize Ceremony - Sept 12 6pm @naturalsciences my.storyblogging.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I have a yearning to go to Lantern Restaurant for drinks & dim sum menu. Tonight? Any joiners? lanternrestaurant.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
.@djbentley is using Fargo to outline Syria news and links - Worknotes. bentley.smallpict.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Job opp: Sr science writer for @DukeU engineering school #sciox sjobs.brassring.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, September 04, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

"The piano doesn’t care who you are." - Sweet message from a father to a daughter. medium.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Welcome Food Matters -- a big new group blog at #SciAmBlogs. blogs.scientificamerican.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Duke Recognized as Family-Friendly Workplace - I'm quoted (Oliver + helicopters). today.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Viva La Evidence - Coldplay parody about evidence-based medicine. #sciox #hcsm youtube.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Mystery of the Missing Women in Science, by @angier58 in NYTimes. nytimes.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, September 03, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Listen: Short Food-Themed Docs from @CDSduke 2013 Summer Audio Institute cdsporch.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
New Duke TV Commercial a Community Effort. #onedayatduke today.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
What I learned today: China uses just one time zone. en.wikipedia.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Saturday, August 31, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Just posted: Chronicles of the day. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Bacteria! RUN AWAY! RUN AWAY! - @ruhlman reacts to the latest chicken-or-germs flareup. ruhlman.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, August 30, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

About the National Security Archive at George Washington University. www2.gwu.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Fascinating declassified State Dept memo about Israel nukes, written by my mother's uncle, Joseph Sisco. www2.gwu.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I plan to enable encryption in Fargo. scripting.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Powerful: Olbermann talks about his dad, Satchel Paige and King's speech. shermanreport.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Colum McCann to speak to @DukeU first-year students about "Let the Great World Spin". today.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, August 28, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Pioneer Pitch Day #pioneerpitch via @pioneerrwjf pitchday.rwjf.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Duke to Host Brooklyn Nets Training Camp in October - Duke University Blue Devils. Duke to Host Brooklyn Nets Training Camp in October Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Seed - award-winning animated video by @DukeU student Rebecca Lai about #STEM cc: #sciox vimeo.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Networked individualism: What in the world is that? networked.pewinternet.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
What Medium Is - The Web We Make - deep dive into new blogging tool by @anildash medium.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, August 27, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

ethereally smooth hummus. smittenkitchen.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
New look for Futurity.org. futurity.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Eterniam - create your digital estate (i.e. online content after you die). eterniam.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, August 26, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Duke Hosts Bike Blow Out Sale Aug. 30. today.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Sunday, August 25, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Wide Open Bluegrass - festival in Raleigh Sept 27-28 - 100+ bands wideopenbluegrass.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Global voices - short blog post about @EthanZ interview @OnTheMedia. my.storyblogging.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
How to Make Jam - more good instruction from @bittman. nytimes.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Slivovitz - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. en.wikipedia.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Saturday, August 24, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Just posted - Fortune smiles: more DIY slivovitz. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, August 23, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

My rattlesnake. A stupid part of my brain said quietly, "Wow, it really is a rattle." Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Records for Life Contest - Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is seeking help to redesign the look and feel of child health records. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Etymologia: Staphylococcus wwwnc.cdc.gov Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Gastroenteritis Outbreak Associated with Unpasteurized Tempeh, North Carolina, USA. wwwnc.cdc.gov Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, August 22, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Drohnen-Dokumente: Die fremde Drohne - a drone Batman would love. zeit.de Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Grand Rounds 8/23/13: Addressing Latino Health Disparities: What Works? news.medicine.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Cleveland Sky Lift - proposed aerial cable car system for touring the city. clevelandskylift.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
500+ have signed up for DIHI Summit on Transformative Innovation in Health Care @DukeMedicine dihi.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The Class of 2017 Gets Its Closeup. today.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, August 21, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Duke University timeline. library.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Create a slide-out footer with this neat z-index trick. tutorialzine.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Duke in Pictures: Coal Pile Drive's Transformation. today.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Bullet Journal: An analog note-taking system for the digital age. cc: @experrinment @ktraphagen bulletjournal.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, August 20, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Butterick's Practical Typography. practicaltypography.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Fire in the Blood - 'Medicine. Monopoly. Malice.' trailers.apple.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Congrats to @om on his new citizenship! - iAMerican. om.co Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Duke Flags Lowered: Historian I.B. Holley Dies at Age 94. today.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, August 19, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

"If you care about giving good people more followers as much as you care about getting them yourself, you’re doing social right." blog.thinkup.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
ScioX community news - roundup of community comings & goings by @boraz, a la @romanesko #sciox scienceonline.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Fabulous post by a professor for her students: ScienceOnline Climate, Wrap-Up. #scioclimate journeysofdrg.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Brian K. Vaughan and Marcos Martin on digital comics and the medium's 'second Golden Age'. Brian K. Vaughan: "I'm kind of horrified at the way so many of us seem to have willfully sacrificed our own privacy at the altar of social media." Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, August 16, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Brodhead Brings the Humanities to 'The Colbert Report'. today.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, August 13, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

A Black Hole Mystery Wrapped in a Firewall Paradox. 'You might wonder who cares, especially if encountering a black hole is not on your calendar.' Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, August 12, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

The Avett Brothers, Live In Concert: Newport Folk 2013 : NPR. npr.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Sunday, August 11, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Fun to see @ryanirelan mentioned on Marco.org - Beams and potato chips marco.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The Algae Is Coming, But Its Impact Is Felt Far From Water : NPR. npr.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Speaking truth to power? - Superintendent Dr. Teresa Thayer Snyder- Voorheesville, NY. vcsd.neric.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
A Song of Our Warming Planet. vimeo.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Saturday, August 10, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Roasted Pork Tenderloin with Fig Sauce. kitchenculinaire.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, August 09, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Have you reviewed your free annual credit report? annualcreditreport.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Keep calm and pick a side. Nice! nbcsports.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
TypeWonder - Beta. typewonder.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Old Hawaiian Menus Tell Story Of Local Fish And Their Demise : The Salt : NPR. npr.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Why Aren't More Girls Attracted To Physics? : All Tech Considered : NPR. #sciox npr.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, August 08, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

An Island for One, With Room to Share. nytimes.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Sharks have rhythm, too - review article by @boraz blogs.scientificamerican.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, August 07, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

This looks really good: Inequality for All. trailers.apple.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Science Journalism and the Art of Expressing Uncertainty. #sciox symposium-magazine.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, July 31, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Where's The Spoon? Neo knows - YouTube. youtube.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Buttermilk Makes Everything Taste A Little Better - @tsusanchang @NPR npr.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Guinea Worms: An Extinction to Celebrate : The New Yorker. newyorker.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, July 30, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Seeking PRX Remix Assistant Producer. Seeking PRX Remix Assistant Producer. Cool job. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Scenes from Vanuatu, the Happiest Place on Earth. - Man, do I miss the place! mentalfloss.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
State of Transition by @Stuntbox - This is what I'm trying to accomplish with my blog, & 1/100th the web skills. stuntbox.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
For later listening: The History of Rome by Mike Duncan - (to go with multi-volume Gibbon I've yet to read) itunes.apple.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
A Race to Save the Orange by Altering Its DNA - I finished reading this superb feature by @amy_harmon this morning. nytimes.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, July 29, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

John Carroll magazine - Class notes 1992 - Nice to see mention of @boraz interview with me from earlier this year. sites.jcu.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Congrats to @griffey on raising 10x more than he requested: LibraryBox 2.0 kickstarter.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The Local Yarn: Habemus Papoose - @joeld describes the birth of his daughter at 65 mph. Congratulations! jdueck.net Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The Nai'a Guide - iPad app about dolphins in Hawai'i. naiaguide.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
WILMINGTON: Shaffer: Armadillos invade NC, challenging possums for roadkill title. Armadillos invade NC, challenging possums for roadkill title. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Conversing with a scientist - interesting proposition: Experts must be able to talk usefully to generalists smith.smallpict.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Sunday, July 28, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Assumptions - Greg Baugues. Short, powerful essay by @greggyb: "But it was too late. We all knew what happened." Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Under new NC law, patients' hospital bills will be simpler. newsobserver.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Big Spoon Roasters founder looks to boost nut butter production. heraldsun.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
'Rural Life' Adds Natural Color To 'The Grey Lady' - NPR - Verlyn Klinkeborg about new book of his essays on farm life. npr.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Fargo - easy enough for a 9-year-old: Malia just changed the style of her new blog: Malia's Chronicles. malia.smallpict.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, July 26, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

So proud of my brother for graduating @AustinFireDept Academy - & proud of dad for bringing maile lei from Honolulu. my.storyblogging.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Congrats to my brother, Nick, graduating tomorrow in Austin Fire Department Cadet Class 116. vimeo.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, July 25, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

SoundCloud iphone app crash FAQ - update pending in app store. help.soundcloud.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
An Integrated Clinico-Metabolomic Model Improves Prediction of Death in Sepsis. Sepsis = common cause of death, but outcomes difficult to predict. New test in works, with @dukemedicine researchers. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
On the exoneration of Dr. William H. Stewart Peer-reviewed: On the exoneration of Dr. William H. Stewart: debunking an urban legend - re common quote - #sciox Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, July 24, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Gone Fishin' - @iammattthomas goes on sabbatical, but takes a second to remind me of font used in mistersugar logo. mattnt.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The birth of the Eiffel tower - Google Cultural Institute. google.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Unsplash - great photos free to use. unsplash.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Black Bear Spotted Near Campus. today.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
About Ron Chester. Oh, great idea: "My plan is to build an outline of my life at this website." Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, July 23, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

African Fever Patients Commonly Over-diagnosed With Malaria. globalhealth.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, July 22, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Enigma Misheard Song Lyrics - yep, I searched for 'enigma don juan' - listening to Sadeness right now. amiright.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Enigma (musical project) - listening to Mea Culpa and Sadeness. en.wikipedia.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Jekyll * Simple, blog-aware, static sites - looks like a good solution, but too much for me right now. jekyllrb.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Space Images: The Day the Earth Smiled: Sneak Preview - NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory. jpl.nasa.gov Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Why I've decided to stop blogging.... "I'm going to stop blogging. Any pretense of it." - Thoughtful essay on just writing. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Sugar Love (A not so sweet story) by @richcohen2003 #sciox ngm.nationalgeographic.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Another good article by @Atul_Gawande: How Do Good Ideas Spread? newyorker.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Sunday, July 21, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

This is such an amazing thing for me to see: ScienceOnline Leiden. (My ancestors came from the Netherlands.) leiden.scienceonline.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Robert's musings: swarms of mutant hummingbirds. This is fantastical writing! rsdoiel.smallpict.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Yesterday, I blogged about my priorities. my.storyblogging.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Today I helped @boraz redesign coturnix.org (using @twbootstrap). Now I'm working on mistersugar.com (w/ @foundationzurb) coturnix.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, July 19, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Esquire interview: John Oliver - with tough words about Cleveland by @ScottRaab46 esquire.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, July 18, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

The Arlington Hts (Illinois) library has a podcasting studio! The Studio - Digital Media Lab. ahml.info Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, July 17, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Hi - Narrative mapping the world - cities, stories, travel, maps. sayhi.co Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Members @DukeU community invited to post images of campus scenes #PictureDuke & follow on Instagram: instagram.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, July 16, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Mighty Me - I hear my kids upstairs watching Brian Donovan's fitness video for kids. mightyme.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, July 15, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Missing: "But don't tell them that, lest I lose my leverage." fro7st.smallpict.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Diaries, the original social media - Nieman Journalism Lab. niemanlab.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Candid Slice - stories and insights from the streets of Raleigh. candidslice.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, July 12, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Deep impact: unintended consequences of journal rank - "we suggest that abandoning journals altogether" frontiersin.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Should I Use A Carousel? shouldiuseacarousel.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, July 11, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Just posted: Lincoln Highway. my.storyblogging.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Sugar blogging - maybe I've found a new topic. my.storyblogging.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Narrative4 - "we believe the world is forever changed when we share our stories" narrative4.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, July 10, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

New post by @davewiner: Academic blogging. dave.smallpict.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Can't stop, won't stop: PRX introduces an app for unending audio storytelling - Nieman Journalism Lab. niemanlab.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, July 09, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

NPR's On the Media tackles problems in medical reporting. ksj.mit.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Will We Cut Egypt's Aid? Ctd - The Dish. End aid to Egypt and Israel. The first doesn't deserve it; the second doesn't need it. Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, July 08, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Talking Story: Sharing stories at home and abroad - by @KellyKanayama in new issue of @HMSAislandscene‎ islandscene.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The @DukeU newspaper is looking for its first Visiting Lecturer in Digital Journalism. dukechroniclealumni.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Everyone's a Biblical Literalist Until You Bring Up Gluttony. rachelheldevans.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Images of Science. benlillie.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Sunday, July 07, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Yesterday I wrote about roadkill. Today, I saved a turtle. anton.smallpict.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Just posted: Staging a blog - about leaving my adolescence as a blogger. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Yemen Blues Live in Berkeley (SF) BARACA - YouTube. youtube.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Is nurse blogging over? bethblog.smallpict.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Zuiker Chronicles Online: Checklist for when you go to the mall - lesson learned by @liazuiker zuiker.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Saturday, July 06, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Just posted: Date nights in Carrboro, or, I slow for roadkill. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, July 03, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

New blog post (on my Fargo test blog): Swimming, sharks, snakes and sea stars. anton.smallpict.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
2005 obit of Eugene Stead Jr. - former @dukemedicine chair, innovative medical educator nytimes.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Do I Have to Do EVERYTHING Around Here? "It passed the House. Big deal. Then it moved to the Senate. Big deal. Except!" High-octane opinion from @huler Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, July 01, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Paama - the small South Pacific island where I lived as @peacecorps volunteer - has a Wikipedia entry. en.wikipedia.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Never Corner a Shark - preparations for kayaking to Vanuatu. carrielane22.wordpress.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Sunday, June 30, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Rare Titan Arum Finally Blooms. Rare Titan Arum finally blooms at Duke Gardens - smells like rotting meat, dung and rancid cheese. Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, June 27, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Museum Hours - this looks really good. trailers.apple.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Expanding Search Bar Deconstructed. tympanus.net Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, June 25, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Flame Retardants Make Dust Bunnies Dangerous. research.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, June 12, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Using Metadata to find Paul Revere - by @kjhealy kieranhealy.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Using Metadata to Find Paul Revere. Sam Adams and Paul Revere fingered as "persons of interest." Permanent link to this item in the archive.
What is ScienceSeeker? Your answer here: scienceseeker.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
PCORI Names Winners of Patient-Researcher "Matching" Challenge. cc: @jranganathan pcori.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Big new building @Duke_Medicine opens this week - called Duke Medicine Pavilion. Duke Cancer Center opened last year. construction.dukemedicine.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I hate it when I go for a run in the woods and I'm pestered by a deer fly. en.wikipedia.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
PSA #2: Participate in the Voices of Medicine pilot project - share a story about health & medicine. themonti.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
PSA #1: @ScienceOnline needs your support - $20.14 helps support the organization that supports you. scienceonline.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Acoustic @JoshRitter - A Certain Light (Live from Orange Street) - he'll be touring Europe this summer. youtube.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, June 11, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

GoPro HD: Matthias Giraud - B.A.S.E. Jumping in Iceland - YouTube. youtube.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Elvis Costello and Mumford & Sons - Ghosts of Tom Joad - YouTube. youtube.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Easily Remove Image Backgrounds Online - Clipping Magic. clippingmagic.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, June 10, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Heart plays Led Zeppelin's Stairway To Heaven, makes Robert Plant cry. blogs.vancouversun.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I was only mostly dead this weekend. My blog post on a midnight migraine, & what Oliver asked Erin. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Here's my report from yesterday's Farm to Fork picnic in North Carolina. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Bound Custom Journals - thanks @ktraphagen for introducing me to @boundcustom - I love notebooks! boundforanything.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
White Whale - bold mixers. drinkwhitewhale.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Sunday, June 09, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

.@ruhlman, you know about The Drunken Botanist from @Amy_Stewart - growing plants for great cocktails. drunkenbotanist.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
It's been 6 years since I was last at Farm to Fork dinner. I'm going back today (solo). Here's my earlier post. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I'm testing Typeform, new forms builder. typeform.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Another midnight migraine. Not fun. Wish I were smarter & could catch the signs of onset. Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Saturday, June 08, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Family kitchen fun, everyone helping to make chocolate financiers from Bouchon Bakery Cookbook. bouchonbakery.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Hoping there are still cherries to pick when I take the kids to Levering Orchard in Virginia next weekend. leveringorchard.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
For the Sat readers: Voices of Medicine Pilot Project: We want your stories about Health & Medicine. themonti.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, June 07, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

New work posted from Documenting Medicine. Here's story by @mariafdsouza, geriatrics fellow @dukemedicine news.medicine.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Here's my story from Talk Story: Voices of Medicine show in May. About reading, malaria, #peacecorps, stories. news.medicine.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Exciting pilot project: We want your stories about Health & Medicine. themonti.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
How To Sell Coke To People Who Have Never Had A Sip - good reporting. But is this really something to celebrate? npr.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The Boomerang Graffito (Or Bad, Bad, Luther B!) : Krulwich Wonders npr.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Hey, NSA, can you do something about all these spam messages offering me millions of dollars? Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Surgeons @Duke_Medicine implant bioengineered vein dukehealth.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Going Full Circle - documentary about history of family medicine residency @duke_medicine by @vivimbmd vimeo.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, June 06, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

MRSA too close for comfort today, so I'm rereading Superbug by @marynmck superbugthebook.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Hey, @boraz, there's a slivovitz festival we need to visit! slivovitz.us Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Forecast - embed a simple, attractive, weather widget blog.forecast.io Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Nineteen Eighty-Four - perhaps time to reread this? en.wikipedia.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Star scientist out as head of Nature Research Center @naturalsciences - disappointed, hope it turns out for best. newsobserver.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Hoping we're not in for a repeat of this: Staph stalls settling down. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Postagon - The minimalist blogging platform. postagon.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Newswordy: Word of the day. Newswordy - Buzzwords frequently used in news media, & how used & misused. Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, June 05, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

.@DuckDuckGo Search Box - I had this working on my site for a day. Now it won't search my site. Huh. duckduckgo.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Just discovered that the gift shop in lobby of Duke University Hospital sells Goetze's Caramel Creams. goetzecandy.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Do What You Say You'll Do - 1 reason for my ongoing #springcleaning (of house & life) medium.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The Sketchnote Handbook - by Mike Rohde - designed to teach regular people how to create sketchnotes. rohdesign.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, June 04, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Blackfish - documentary about captive orcas - this trailer is suspenseful! trailers.apple.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
That was so cool to hear coyotes out beyond my front porch. Hope they're feasting on the damn deer that feasted on my garden plants. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Farmer Foodshare - Creating healthy and sustainable food systems - collects food donations @carrboromarket farmerfoodshare.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The Social Oncology Report 2013. slideshare.net Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Starting to get email scams regarding my domain registrations: "We are the department of registration service in Asia." Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Tiny Farms. Tiny Farms is the edible insect company. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
"Rescuing drowning children: How to know when someone is in trouble" - we had a scare with Oliver recently. slate.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, June 03, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Just posted by @etemplin @dukemedicine: Vance Fowler to co-lead network that will address antibacterial resistance. #NIH news.medicine.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Vos y Tu Chagas - Duke global health masters student reports from Bolivia on chagas disease. globalhealth.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The Laborastory - science storytelling in Melbourne, Australia. thelaborastory.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
A Volunteer Army of Caregivers. "Create a Caregiver Corps that would include debt forgiveness for college graduates to care for our elders." Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Sunday, June 02, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Just posted: When a tornado rolls over - how a stormchaser video reminds me of an experience in high school. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Just posted: VUR and us - about new research helping my family understand an old illness. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
There's a rabbit in the yard, eyeing the garden. Kids don't think a rabbit stew is a good idea. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Just posted: Mango marathon - It's been a good weekend. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
"Get to know mangos" - the National Mango Board mango.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
An ecology poem by my daughter, Anna, using vocab words from her science class. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The ethics of health information technology in oncology - by @tomleblancmd @dukemedicine ncbi.nlm.nih.gov Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, May 31, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

I've been blogging for 13 years, but I still don't get the excerpting of posts on front page. Not reader friendly, imho. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Video of Dr. O'Connor @dukemedicine on mechanisms of how mental stress can induce myocardial ischemia - @JAMA_current jama.jamanetwork.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Foundation Docs: Top Bar - what does 'clickable topbar' mean? I don't get it, @foundationzurb foundation.zurb.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Lizard Lick, North Carolina. en.wikipedia.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Everest hosts breathtaking medical research - @DukeU researchers helping to look at oxygen levels in blood up high. guardian.co.uk Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, May 30, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

50 minutes past my bedtime. Yes, I now have an intended head-on-pillow time. Trying to be more disciplined, productive, healthy, serene. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Mission Statement. Good mission statement - Empowering farmers & ranchers to connect communities through social media platforms. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
2013 Agvocacy 2.0 Conference - Aug 22-23 in Charlotte, NC. #agchat agchat.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I just bought my ticket to the Farm to Fork 2013 Picnic. Who else is going? farmtoforknc.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Cooking With Cicadas: No Weirder Than Eating Cheese? cc: @boraz npr.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
History from @smalljones: The Story Behind the WWW Hypertext 91 Demo Page and UNC and me. ibiblio.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I just added a storytelling idea to the ScienceOnline Together #sciox planning wiki cc: @benlillie @jeffpolish scio14.wikispaces.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
ScienceOnline Together #sciox planning wiki - @tomlinden, see proposed session on future of science writing programs scio14.wikispaces.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The cast of 'Gatz' goes to see 'The Great Gatsby' in 3-D : The New Yorker. newyorker.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Colum McCann's Radical Empathy. Profile of one of my favorite writers. nytimes.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, May 29, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

VIDEO: Radiolab Behind the Scenes. Ever wondered how the podcast comes together, or what it's like to work at Radiolab, here's a peek. #sciox Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Cool full-page search function from the Archive page of website of @BenedictEvans. ben-evans.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The Magazine sold by @marcoarment to @glennf. the-magazine.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
An Interview With The Zebrafish - that's right, @huler interviews a fish. #sciox dukemagazine.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Thirst For Knowledge - @dukemagazine article about new book, Drinking Water, by #dukelaw prof James Salzman. dukemagazine.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Straight Shooting - feature @dukemagazine - subhead: "More guns equals more dead people." Never would have thought. dukemagazine.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, May 28, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Patients leave a microbial mark on hospitals : Nature News & Comment. nature.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The Wirecutter - list of the best technology to buy thewirecutter.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
A Great Cup of Coffee - @counter_culture update in @NewYorker newyorker.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
How journalists can help the scientists they interview - @orzelc writing at physicsfocus #sciox physicsfocus.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, May 27, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Last couple of weeks we did massive spring cleaning in the houser. Today, I'm cleaning out my servers, slimming my online sprawl. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
"Typical nonreactive materials are glass, enamel, and plastic." - The Elements of Cooking by @ruhlman Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I was confused about 'nonreactive cookware' so I looked in the ever-useful The Elements of Cooking by @ruhlman ruhlman.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Saturday, May 25, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Up, Up and Away. "The world, it seems, is running short of the second most abundant element in the universe." Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Essays like this, about fonts & design, simultaneously enlighten me & make me feel inadequate. jessicahische.is Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, May 24, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

My new RED regimen - rest, exercise, diet - is giving me strange dreams at night. 7 hours of sleep vs. 6 seems to give me more REM. Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, May 23, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Just had a great chat with @jeffpolish & a doctor @dukemedicine about storytelling possibilities in medicine. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
There's a thermos of hot, strong tea ready to power me today. Unfortunately, it's in the kitchen where I left it. Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, May 22, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

While #sciox exec dir @ktraphagen is on vacation, I take a look at the exciting @ScienceOnline lineup. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Let's try this link for my new post about what's Next in the ScienceOnline lineup mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Why do people pleading the Fifth say on "advice of counsel"? Can't they read Constitution themselves? Or is there legal reason? Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, May 21, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Eating an apricot. Mmmhmm. I search my blog archives to see if I've ever written about the apricot tree in Idaho. Nope. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Sound the Alarm: Fraud in Neuroscience - Steve Lisberger, Ph.D, chair of Neurobiology @DukeU dana.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
New website for Nasher Museum of Art @DukeU. nasher.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Scitable blog network just got bigger and better than ever! blogs.scientificamerican.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Talk Story update - next show will be Tues, July 9, with theme 'spaces'. show.storyblogging.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, May 20, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Just able to catch up on submissions to call for stories about @ScienceOnline impact - thanks, & keep 'em coming! scienceonline.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
ScienceOnline Climate - Aug 15-17 in Washington, DC climate.scienceonline.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Tumblr launched in February 2007 - I created my account 3/6/2007 - have used it sparingly, though. coconut.tumblr.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
My alma mater, @JohnCarrollU, has an institutional archive: Carroll Collected. collected.jcu.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Paradoxos I'm looking into the Paradoxos event in Durham next month. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
How come I never knew about this? Needed a massage last week! today.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
ICYMI: Please help us understand the impact of @ScienceOnline. #sciox scienceonline.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Sunday, May 19, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Hey Bartender - a documentary for @ruhlman trailers.apple.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Looks like @carterkersh is going to be on @themonti1 stage again, for the season finale 6/1. Tix on sale tomorrow! themonti.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Had a bright idea for the next Talk Story narrative variety show, possibly June 11. Details tomorrow, I hope. show.storyblogging.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Saturday, May 18, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Lahaina noon - sun at its zenith, no shadows - Hawai’i the only state in the nation with this phenomenon ht.ly Permanent link to this item in the archive.
New batch of vanilla beans put away to mellow in aged @cruzanrum - extract for baking in 60 days. chefandsteward.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
New blog post: Handshake from a master chef - with photo by @boraz mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, May 17, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

hey, @boraz, I'm headed your way for this: Thomas Keller Book Signing @fearringtonnc fearrington.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
There will be some, mad #madwriting from me this weekend, for work @dukemedicine, blog @scienceonline and my own. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
director jeffrey zablotny: 'photos every day' this is a spot by... zablotny.tumblr.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Doctors should discuss financial concerns of cancer patients - @yzafar @dukemedicine dukehealth.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, May 16, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Last night's Talk Story show went very well. That @jeffpolish is one excellent story coach. show.storyblogging.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Ethics Certificate students @DukeU critique morality tale The Giving Tree. kenan.ethics.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, May 15, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

One more reminder - Talk Story: Voices of Medicine show @casbahdurham tonight. Starts 7:30pm news.medicine.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Infographic: What's possible for health care? - Institute of Medicine. iom.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Best Care at Lower Cost: The Path to Continuously Learning Health Care in America - Institute of Medicine. iom.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Theee, um, truth about theee, uh.... 'our conversational missteps sometimes actually help our listeners get what we're saying' Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Michael Pollan: Say Hello to the 100 Trillion Bacteria That Make Up Your Microbiome. #citizenscience #sciox nytimes.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Red Pen. Red Pen - Effing fast feedback: 'Because we are not douchebags.' Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, May 14, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Talk Story is a free narrative variety show tomorrow night in Durham, NC. Join us! show.storyblogging.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
@ScienceOnline needs our support. Please be 1 of 2,014 people to donate $20.14 to the org before 2014 arrives. #sciox scienceonline.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Some seats still available for ScienceOnline Oceans in Miami Oct 11-13. #sciox oceans.scienceonline.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
GeoGuessr - Let's explore the world! - this is fun geoguessr.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Scholars@Duke - new faculty profile system @DukeU - starting with School of Medicine, including our @dukemedicine scholars.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Font Awesome - stacked icons. fortawesome.github.io Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Barns Are Painted Red Because of the Physics of Dying Stars. blogs.smithsonianmag.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Listen to this short montage of stories from Voices of Medicine. And join us tomorrow evening for more stories & music. news.medicine.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Short blog post: Someday, I hope we have a way to give BlogTogether Awards to recognize community builders. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
mistersugar.com: Voice in the wilderness. In my archives: I heard the clear, heavenly voice of John Denver...from ...one of the houses hidden in the rainforest. Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, May 13, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

I'm still thinking about yesterday's Mother's Day meal to remember. (@andreareusing, please read: you inspired this) mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Rebooted Amazon AWS server to get World Outline running again. Just updated the Talk Story page - join us this Wed - show.storyblogging.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Sunday, May 12, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Top-40 links from my sugarcubes linkblog static.storyblogging.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I blog about food as much as I do about science - why I'm working on a #sicox food event. Contact me if you'd like to help plan this. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Just posted: Mother's Day meal to remember - cooking w/ kids to honor mom - inspired by @andreareusing @bittman mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Cooks & Books dinner with @Chef_Keller @FearringtonNC 5/17 sold out. I may still go to signing earlier that day. fearrington.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Last blog post of the night: Memories of molasses - about the smell of my Caribbean youth & @CruzanRum mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Also just posted: Remembering a college class on terrorism. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Just posted: What's paper got to do with Blogging 2.0? - mentions @IndyWeek @davewiner @bittman mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Saturday, May 11, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Next Talk Story event is Wed 5/15 in conjunction with @dukemedicine Annual Humanities in Medicine show. news.medicine.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Blogging, Chit Chat and Listening - @om on how blogging is conversation. om.co Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Farm to Fork 2013 Picnic - best $100 you can spend this summer - June 9 in Hurdle Mills, NC farmtoforknc.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Really enjoyed listening to this on @thestorywithdg - One String Is All You Need - Brushy sings Chicken in the Corn thestory.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Drinking keemun mao feng, ordered from @TeaSource! Made it in teapot from @liazuiker. teasource.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, May 10, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

The gift that keeps on giving - @ruhlman mentions my grenadine - Friday Cocktail Hour: Key Sunrise. ruhlman.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Common Patterns in Styleguides, Boilerplates and Pattern Libraries Cloud Four Blog. blog.cloudfour.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I really like having my Twitter archive on my server. Just went looking for mentions of Cruzan rum. static.storyblogging.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, May 09, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Elizabeth Marincola appointed CEO of @plos plos.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
NOT-OD-13-064: NIH Fiscal Policy for Grant Awards FY 2013. NIH Fiscal Policy for Grant Awards -- FY 2013 Permanent link to this item in the archive.
ICYMI last night: I'm the Z that ends list in this @IndyWeek feature - The illustrated encyclopedia of Durham. indyweek.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, May 08, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Facebook ad by @zappos tantalizes me with pic of blacks shoes w/ orange soles. Must have. But htf do I find them on the site? Permanent link to this item in the archive.
What Vanuatu taught us about surviving - rereading this, & it pretty much sums up my amazing #peacecorps experience. indyweek.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
My 2007 blog post about importance of independent newsweeklies - why being featured in @IndyWeek means so much! mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
In #springcleaning, I found draft of this essay about Survivor in Vanuatu. Couldn't recall where it ran. Now I know. indyweek.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Hello Internet! - so proud of @scicurious! blogs.scientificamerican.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The illustrated encyclopedia of Durham. "random thoughts that add up to...something" - been trying to figure out what that is myself. (see article end) Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The illustrated encyclopedia of Durham - thanks, @IndyWeek - happy to bring up the end of the alphabet! indyweek.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Science Studio - the best science multimedia on the Web thesciencestudio.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, May 07, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

A Picture Postcard From Wild Wrangel Island : The Picture Show : NPR. npr.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Upton Tea Imports: Upton Tea Imports. Reversals of Fortune in the Tea Industry - series of articles from Upton Tea Imports. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Funny how life works. I went to bed hating Powerpoint. This morning, hate it even more. Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, May 06, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Nice take on the pub crawl: drink new brews from @GLBC_Cleveland on May 10. greatlakesbrewing.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Sunday, May 05, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Daniela Schiller: A new last memory. Great story by neuroscientist Daniela Schiller - @storycollider podcast Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Saturday, May 04, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Check out the program for ScienceOnline Oceans - this looks great! Registration opens 5/8/2013 #sciox oceans.scienceonline.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
My house needs place to quarantine paper before it's allowed inside. So much crap. Just spent 7 hours filtering. #springcleaning Permanent link to this item in the archive.
In #springcleaning, found Directory of Returned #peacecorps volunteers, discovered @szuiker was in Tanzania same years I was in Vanuatu. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
And I have 2 Handspring Visor Deluxe PDAs. Where to send these? #springcleaning Permanent link to this item in the archive.
There seem to be a lot of Underwood Standard Typewriter Model 5s on ebay. What to do with one I've got? Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, May 03, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Narratively: Local stories, boldly told. narrative.ly Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Moot - embedded comments/forum. Competes with Disqus. Who is using it? moot.it Permanent link to this item in the archive.
HEX to RGB Converter. hex.colorrrs.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, May 02, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

I just used the Fargo outliner to prepare my self assessment for my annual performance review @DukeMedicine. fargo.io Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Respect The Camel - video documentaries from around the world. About camels. vimeo.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, May 01, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

NC Near Space Research - balloon, space, pictures. sites.google.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Really nice way to display a personal blog archives - by @stammy paulstamatiou.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I need to help someone make a website to sell a house. Wonder if @getLeeflets might do the trick. github.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
An essay by @aquavita about the leek - I used leeks, sweated in butter, for chicken noodle soup last night. medium.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
What Today's Revolution in Publishing is Missing - personality - what I'm looking for in redesign of my blog tomtunguz.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
National VA Research Week - May 13-17, 2013 research.va.gov Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Mast cells give clues in diagnosis, treatment of dengue - research @DukeU @DukeNUS dukehealth.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, April 30, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

My Petri dish post also reflects #sciox kindnesses by @ktraphagen @rachelfeltman @laminda mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
It grows in a Petri dish - reflecting kindnesses by @joshwitten @artologica @fiaianros @cotesia1 @amoebamike mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
PLOS Biology: An Introduction to Social Media for Scientists. plosbiology.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Dr. Eleanor’s Book of Common Ants - free book/PDF yourwildlife.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
DukeHealth.org: patient online tool Duke HealthView will be converted to Duke MyChart. dukehealth.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, April 29, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

I posted this earlier: A doctor's heart beats - Q&A with brother-in-law about open-heart surgery mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Lots of tweets about this site - HERE IS TODAY - if you haven't visited it, do! Shows how we divide time. hereistoday.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I posted this earlier: A doctor's heart beats - Q&A with brother-in-law about open-heart surgery, blogging, recovery mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Just listened - A Soldier's Eye: Rediscovered Photos From Vietnam - & got ideas for my Talk Story project. thestory.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Final Banquet Closes First Science of Cooking Class - @DukeU - cc: @ruhlman today.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Uber Media WordPress Plugin - adds support for third party services such as Flickr, Instagram, 500px dev7studios.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
mistersugar.com: A doctor's heart beats. New post: I asked my brother-in-law about his experience as an open-heart surgery patient & new blogger. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
ICYMI over the weekend: my post at Medium about dengue fever & what I realized about research - medium.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Saturday, April 27, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Bought fresh spinach @carrboromarket today, wilted it with garlic & lemon juice, eating with dash of sambal oelek. Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, April 26, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Feels good to be in a blogging groove - 5 posts last night, & this science piece tonight. #sciox medium.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
My new avatar is a tamtam from Ambrym. cc: @cyrusradfar mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Bending Borders - Personal stories from far-flung places. bendingborders.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Please join me in giving $20.14 to ScienceOnline. Help us get 2014 donations before 2014 arrives! #sciox mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
My grandfather would have appreciated banjo that opens the short montage of Voices of Medicine stories. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Food for thought: Achieving Without Goals : zenhabits. zenhabits.net Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, April 25, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Discovered Kodaline's stream on SoundCloud. Enjoying the tunes. soundcloud.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Have lost track of how many times I've listened to The Beast in its Tracks by @JoshRitter. It's so good! joshritter.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
New post - short review of attending #Switchpoint conference @Saxapahaw @HRBallroom mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
New post - why I think @davewiner wrote the 'pretty perfect paragraph' mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
New post: Hearing voices - the Voices of Medicine project is moving along - collaboration with @JeffPolish mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
New post: Friends reforming health care - An acquaintance featured in @TheAtlantic. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
It's pledge week @WUNC, but here's why I donated $20.14 to @ScienceOnline instead. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Five new blog posts on my blog this evening! mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
What I wouldn't give for pneumatic tubes to deliver chocolate to me at my desk at any moment. youtube.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, April 24, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

StoryCorps 317: A Sense of Purpose. A very touching StoryCorps episode. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
New default theme for Wordpress: Twenty Thirteen - lots of colors! en.blog.wordpress.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Good list from @jschuller - Promising Solutions for Simple Websites and Blogs - (I have similar list on my blog) jason.sc Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I make things break - @davewiner says that's a good thing. :) But I broke 50-yr-old china cup Mon. :( threads2.scripting.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I make things break. And @davewiner says that's a good thing. :) But I broke a 50-yr-old china cup the other night. :( threads2.scripting.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Journal of Clinical Investigation - assistant science editor position - requires PhD in biomedical sciences. DM me. jci.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Duke Cancer Institute and Duke School of Law each looking for director of communications. Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, April 23, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

The Nature Conservancy - installing underwater coral nurseries in the U.S. Virgin Islands. nature.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Joss Whedon does Shakespeare - looks fun - Much Ado About Nothing trailers.apple.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Award-Winning Historian Named Director of Center for Documentary Studies at Duke. today.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, April 22, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Now Annika Scheynius of Karolinska Institutet, about malassezia (we've all got it), pityriasis versicolor (I've had it) ki.se Permanent link to this item in the archive.
"Chasing that elusive dengue vaccine" - by Ooi Eng Eong - he'll present this afternoon. todayonline.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Insights and Solutions for Emerging Infectious Diseases -- symposium 4/22-23/2013. btw, I'm attending this today: Symposium on Insights and Solutions for Emerging Infectious Diseases @DukeU Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I'm learning a lot about cell structures & viruses. Just now, enveloped hepatitis A virus. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Containing the Contagion: Treating the Virus That Inspired the Film. Containing the Contagion: Treating the Virus That Inspired the Film - paper by Benhur Lee re henipaviruses. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Next on the symposium agenda: UCLA's Benhur Lee, MD, talking about Henipavirus. en.wikipedia.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Learn more about vaccine development - HIV, influenza, more - coordinated by Duke CHAVI-ID. dhvi.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Hearing now from Bart Haynes, director of CHAVI-ID, talking about research for effective HIV vaccine. dukehealth.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Sunday, April 21, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Obit of John R. Gehring of Beulah, MI, teacher of biology. A life the #sciox community would surely celebrate. record-eagle.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Saturday, April 20, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Converge SE is conference for designers & developers in Columbia, SC April 25-27. convergese.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Just slivovitz tasting with mother-in-law, incl my DIY slivo & 2 different Serbian brands. Wish we had stuff @boraz mom sent from Belgrade. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
See the scribing from #TEDMED - great art from Discovery Doodles. discoverydoodles.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Storytelling tip from @natekontny: Lead with Pain. ninjasandrobots.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, April 19, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

The Death of Upcoming.org - Waxy.org. Upcoming to be axed by Yahoo, says @waxpancake Permanent link to this item in the archive.
One Day at Duke capturing all the activities of a great American university. spotlight.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Global health conference returns to Saxapahaw - The (Burlington, NC) Times News. Quotes me @dukemedicine #switchpoint thetimesnews.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Wish I could attend TEDXDuke tomorrow. tedxduke.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
What Took You So Long? - guerrilla filmmaking to tell stories from the corners of the world. whattookyousolong.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, April 18, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Kimberly Blackwell, @DukeMedicine oncologist, is on Time's annual list of 100 influential people. time100.time.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, April 17, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Thinking of going to med school? Watch this: Office Hours with Dr. Ed Buckley, vice dean for education @DukeU medschool.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Got a mobile app related to diabetes? Pitch it at the Diabetes Tech Summit @DukeU June 20. #TEDMED #mhealth durhamdiabetescoalition.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
So nice to see positive reactions to Fargo - @davewiner & @kyleshank have put much thought, effort into it! threads2.scripting.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Month Long Celebration of Hawai'i's Music * May 2013 @MeleMei melemei.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Ricin: What Is It? @sciam has the answer: scientificamerican.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The Verge Launches science section. blog.voxmedia.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The video player for the Web - Flowplayer. This is what #TEDMED is using for it's streaming player. flowplayer.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
It's here (officially): Introducing Fargo! - the new, bigger outliner from @SmallPict threads2.scripting.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, April 16, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

I've been updating my post on new blogging tools, editors and trends. Find more links and notes: mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Scripting News. Fargo is new outliner from @SmallPicture. I'm using it for all kinds of list making, note taking, future thinking. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Mungerruns: In praise of Boston. Beautiful essay by @davemunger about his marathon yesterday. mungerruns.blogspot.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, April 15, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Innovation & Entrepreneurship Communications & Community Manager job @DukeU linkedin.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
2 science librarian positions open @DukeLibraries #sciox library.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Duke computer science professor Landon Cox traces his academic genealogy (includes Isaac Newton). cs.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
A new, colorful website for Duke Global Health Institute @DukeGHI globalhealth.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
New @medium collection started by @notscientific: Us, Africa. Looking forward to what people post here. medium.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
"Why grad schools should require students to blog." by @mkonnikova blogs.scientificamerican.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Later this month, @MichaelPollan comes to Durham for chat with @andreareusing about his new book. But show sold out. regulatorbookshop.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
.@TEDMED starts tomorrow. Here's the schedule. Duke's @abern003 speaks Wed morning. tedmed.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Here's the 60 Minutes segment about Marfa, Texas. cbsnews.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Sunday, April 14, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Interesting story about Marfa, Texas, on 60 Minutes just now. KRTS manager Tom Michael is my brother-in-law. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Some cool icons here: The Noun Project. thenounproject.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Saturday, April 13, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Feeling lucky because I finally get to use @Medium (thanks @cyrusradfar). My first post: Lucky, for dinner. medium.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
N&O: Palliative care program @DukeMedicine can mean a better life for seriously ill patients. newsobserver.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Look at all the events happening across the state today that are part of 2013 @ncscifest. ncsciencefestival.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Today is first Carrboro Open Streets event, with bikes, games, food, more. facebook.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Today is ScienceOnline Teen in NYC. A really proud day for our #sciox community. #scioteen scienceonline.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, April 12, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Split Liver Hologram - cool augmented reality example from @HenryFordNews (download printed pattern first) henryford.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Here's the tool for creating interactive Google Street View hyper-lapse animations. hyperlapse.tllabs.io Permanent link to this item in the archive.
This is mesmerizing: Google Street View Hyperlapse - from @teehanlax vimeo.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The Yeti Presents Online Foundation Training! by ZURB. zurb.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Jean's Strawberry Patch says no berries yet. "Will be later season." I'm on last jar of jam at home! Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Medium adds RSS feeds medium.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
For my @dukemedicine job (I'm comm dir), I am desperate to find a freelance designer for monthly retainer work. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Maybe Lucy Wasn't Your Mom - playin' dem bones - Australopithecus sediba research.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
After that great post about by @ruhlman, I reread my 2004 post about pigs on Paama: It's a pigpen. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Trent Walton "When I'm not thinking about farm fresh eggs or green chile cheese burgers, my mind is set on future of the interweb." Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, April 11, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Nice. @ev commented on my comment on his Medium post about Medium. Maybe that'll get me an invite to use it? medium.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Draft (1 of the new online writing tools I'm exploring) is getting more interesting. ninjasandrobots.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Duke Hackathon - 100 students from Duke and UNC-Chapel Hill spent more than 24 hours competing last week. today.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I'm off to UNC j-school for Roy H. Park lecture with @ArthurBrooks of American Enterprise Institute jomc.unc.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Genome Biology. "But how sick do we have to get before we decide we shouldn't have cut our investment in biomedical research?" #scio14 Permanent link to this item in the archive.
New thread from @davewiner: A vision for River of News. threads2.scripting.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Stead Tread 5k Fun Run - Sun, April 28 @DukeU calendar.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
This blog post at Justinsomnia - New bike - is a great example of how cool Justin is. And how well he writes! justinsomnia.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, April 10, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

New music from The National - "Demons" - YouTube. youtube.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
dHealth RTP - Bringing the Triangle's Digital Health - today 5:45 in RTP. dhealthrtp-erec.eventbrite.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I think I'll go to #switchpoint conference next week. Stupidly missed it last year. event.switchpointideas.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Data Commons - new collaboration to aggregate info about health professionals. I think. mydatacommons.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Anyone figured out the rhyme or reason for getting invite to use Medium? medium.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Tomorrow: Google Hangout on human evolution with Steven Churchill, about latest re Australopithecus sediba sites.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Realizing the Opportunities of Genomics in Health Care - @personalizedmed (Geoff Ginsburg of @dukemedicine) jama.jamanetwork.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, April 09, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Opinion from @DavidQuammen: Too Early to Panic Over Bird Flu. #scio13 news.nationalgeographic.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The South's Tastiest Town: Durham, NC - Southern Living. Spot on. southernliving.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
'Between Man and Beast,' by Monte Reel. "Suddenly it was the gorilla in the room - a synecdoche, not just a metaphor." - @davidquammen #scio13 Permanent link to this item in the archive.
THE LIGHTHOUSE AND THE WHALER - indie pop band from Cleveland. thelighthouseandthewhaler.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Next photo walk @DukeU - April 19 - #pictureDuke Earth Day & Sustainability. sites.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, April 08, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Team Mendeley is joining Elsevier. blog.mendeley.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
ScienceOnlineGro: An Organic Neural Fertilizer. "As a teacher it is my responsibility to make sure this seed germinates, & ... no better nutrient than @ScienceOnline" Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Lynn Fellman: Nurturing Art and Science at NESCent. fellmanstudio.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Bill Adair, PolitiFact Editor, Named Knight Professor at Duke. today.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
How Far is it to Mars? distancetomars.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Important traffic update for @DukeU @dukemedicine employees: West Main Street to Close for 5 Months. today.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Sunday, April 07, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

The Transformational Power of the Right Spice. Interesting NYTimes article about a spice merchant/artisan: La Boite Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, April 05, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Bucking the trend (for profile photo in a circle): Nicolas Gallagher goes with photo in an egg shape. nicolasgallagher.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Little Outliner. I'm @aamcgia #gia13 professional development conference, & I'm using Little Outliner to take notes in sessions. Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, April 04, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

This is fun! - forkit.js - A different kind of GitHub ribbon. lab.hakim.se Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Another great Powerpoint alternative - rvl.io: Presentations Made Easy. rvl.io Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Are unordered lists appearing far to left of text column (in Chrome) desired on otherwise great page, @om? om.co Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Wow. New theater space in Durham, NC for @FullFrame festival - The Curtain Rises. today.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
ONE DAY at DUKE event rescheduled to April 19. Guess it must be raining in Durham (I'm in sunny Florida). onedayatduke.weebly.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
RapidPress from @namedotcom looks good if you want hosted Wordpress blog with custom domain. name.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
For great example of social media + photos, see @DukeU Science Photo Walk. #gia13 #brains #gatorsocial spotlight.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Here's Blue Cross Blue Shield of NC take on costs in health care. You should read Steven Brill piece in Time, too! connect.bcbsnc.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
fyi, this is what daddy blogging looks like: Same chair, different chicken. #gia13 mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, April 02, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Talk about star power, this film has quite the cast: The Company You Keep trailers.apple.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
#TEDxChange in Chapel Hill tomorrow - sorry to miss this. ted.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Sidr - A jQuery plugin for creating side menus. berriart.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
And these 7 stories told at ScienceOnline2012 are worth listening to again. #scio13 #scio14 themonti.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Listen to the stories told at last month's Talk Story: Voices of Medicine show. news.medicine.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, April 01, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Analysis from @reinpk: Online Education's Dirty Secret - Awful Retention rein.pk Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The World Exists - a roundtable storytelling podcast theworldexists.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
First Person Arts is storytelling org in Philly. @firstpersonarts firstpersonarts.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
New thread from @davewiner reveals next building block in the Little Outliner: Outliner plug-ins. Try it, it's neat. threads2.scripting.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Sunday, March 31, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Really interesting from @davewiner: Why don't programmers speak for programming? - Comments relevant to #scio13 threads2.scripting.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Infogram - Create infographics & online charts. infogr.am Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Steven Brill in Wikipedia - he wrote big Time article about health care prices. I remember his Brill's Content. en.wikipedia.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Enjoyed this @onthemedia conversation with basketball great Walt Frazier - especially his point about vocabulary. onthemedia.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I read NYTimes columns by Douthat & Dowd. Head scratching ensued. Correlation confusion & collage commentary. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Balkan Promises - Hiking the Albanian Alps. Looks fun, & maybe there'd be some slivovitz along the way. travel.nytimes.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Saturday, March 30, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Narrative Medicine Rounds at Columbia - lectures or readings by scholars, clinicians, or writers narrativemedicine.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
My new blog post mentions @davidquammen & his book, Spillover. Still reading, & will write review soon. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Wondering if there's anyone consistently blogging about sugar. Science, cooking, history, politics, other. Pls tell me if you know. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Just finished reading long Time article Bitter Pill: Why Medical Bills Are Killing Us. Will blog it. But behind paywall. time.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I enjoy writing thank you notes. Just wish I didn't put them off so long. Bunch going out in the mail today. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Resetting the Table: talk by @AndreaReusing at @TEDxUNC last month. (She's award-winning chef @lanternnc) youtube.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Oral history of Carrboro Farmers Market @carrboromarket @potlikker southernfoodways.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Extended trailer for PRIDE & JOY: A Southern Foodways Alliance Film Project on Vimeo. vimeo.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Brewgaloo in Raleigh April 27 looks fun. @ShopLocRaleigh shoplocalraleigh.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, March 29, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Could have sworn I blogged about so wanting a TRS-80 Model 100 when I was a teen living on St. Croix. en.wikipedia.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Chasing Cholera in Haiti - excellent posting to Medium by @arikia. medium.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
ThemeForest finally starting to have some good blogging themes, like this one: Basic. themeforest.net Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Domainr: fast, free, domain name search, short URLs, international domain registration. domai.nr Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I'm really liking the new Forecast weather website. forecast.io Permanent link to this item in the archive.
It's Nephrology Madness to determine the greatest nephrology advancement. #nephmadness ajkdblog.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Editorially is the collaborative writing tool we’ve been waiting for "I'm bamboozled by the constant love for Markdown. It's like going back to pre-WordStar days." Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Bespoke.js - for making an online presentation. markdalgleish.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The HomeMade Gin Kit. Just 36 hours! (via @gurdur) homemadegin.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Duke students can get a virtual machine to develop their applications: Innovation Co-Lab. colab.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, March 28, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Midnight's Children - I must finally read Rushdie before the movie comes out. trailers.apple.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The Making of John Mayer's 'Born & Raised' Artwork - artists at work. vimeo.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
My friend @WayneSutton blogging for WSJ: Work Smarter, Not Harder blogs.wsj.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Bummed to miss @TEDMED this year, especially @BenLillie talking about @storycollider. tedmed.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Forecast - this rocks. Weather info. forecast.io Permanent link to this item in the archive.
PodSnack - custom web audio players podsnack.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
That profile-in-a-circle trend I mentioned yesterday? @boeddo does it 1 better, letting you drag the circle around boeddo.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The Rise and Rise of David Bowie - interactive timeline. castlecover.co.uk Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, March 27, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Um, ok ... "Did we miss your tweet from earlier?" didwemissyourtweetfromearlier.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Oh, this site is fun! Move your cursor around the window, & off the browser. lookingatsomething.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Helping Hands for Sarcoma 5k. Tis the season for fun-run fundraisers: Duke Multidisciplinary Sarcoma Program 5K & Family Fun Walk - April 27 Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Myth Dispelled - poem about flu vaccine. wwwnc.cdc.gov Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Some very cool tools I want to try here by @_dte: Portfolio / Daniel Eden. daneden.me Permanent link to this item in the archive.
What on Earth is Soil? Question of the day: What on Earth is Soil? Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Web design trend, in case you haven't noticed: profile pics go in a small circle. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Pi's Epic Journey - very cool website about the making of LIFE OF PI. journey.lifeofpimovie.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, March 26, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Cosemble: "We designed Cosemble to help people connect through events." cosemble.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Proposed Cleveland City Council ward map approved; Cimperman, Polensek vote 'No'. cleveland.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Food Hackathon in San Fran April 6 & 7 - I should be there. But I'll be on the opposite coast. Bummer. foodhackathon.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Presentation Zen: Eric Mazur: confessions of a converted lecturer. presentationzen.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Amazing "Grandma Got STEM" Project Fights Old-Lady Luddite Stereotype - project of @mathcirque slate.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Diego Bohórquez. Diego Bohórquez: "I am a young scientist in the fast growing field of neurogastroenterology." Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Next Big Thing - music recommendations. nbt.fm Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, March 25, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

I can't stop listening to new album by @joshritter. Anticipating another great concert @catscradlenc in May. joshritter.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
My new blog post - It's an outliner world - answers a question posed by @jiparker. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
A new outliner from @davewiner & @kyleshank. I used it, & here's my testimonial: It's an outliner world. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Didn't get much sleep last night, what with 3 family members ill. But I'm wearing comfy new t-shirt @ktraphagen gave me, & life goes on. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Very nice minimal WP theme for a blog: Clutterless creativemarket.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Sunday, March 24, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Wife was in bed all day ill. Now, 2 kids just woke up with stomach aches, one vomited. Going to be an interesting 24 hours ahead. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I really enjoyed reading NYTimes Mag article by @maggiekb1: Who Lives Longest? (Reminded me of work of @pws22) nytimes.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Pork loin roast marinating in fridge. Milk cooling on stove, will become yogurt. Erin upstairs ill. Kids reading on sofas. Rain outside. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
17 hours to go in @BabaBrinkman campaign: Darwin Meets Chaucer Off-Broadway: Three Plays in Rep. indiegogo.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
If bands can make train ride into fun, @davewiner, why not outliner developers & users? - Big Easy Express bigeasyexpress.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Saturday, March 23, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

From the archives of mistersugar.com: As darkness falls - a favorite post, about the peaceful descent of calm. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, March 22, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

One Day at Duke - crowdsourcing Duke's next television commercial, 4/5/2013. #onedayatduke onedayatduke.weebly.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Update from @jschuller on his new minimal web & blogging tools: Making Things Simple Again. jason.sc Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Surfed.it is coming soon! A couple of my brothers will probably like this. surfed.it Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Internationally celebrated Nigerian author, statesman and dissident Chinua Achebe dies at 82. talkingpointsmemo.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, March 21, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Here's another good tune for your end-of-the-day groovin' - KCRW Presents: Jake Bugg : NPR. npr.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
New music: Chvrches: NPR Front Row At Austin's Red 7 During SXSW : NPR. npr.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Let's Have Dinner and Talk About Death - great idea, seriously. Might inspire a future @thelongtable dinner. deathoverdinner.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Aaand, here's another visual organizer, web bookmark manager: Icebergs. iceber.gs Permanent link to this item in the archive.
My childhood dream was to write novel about a bugle boy at Gettysburg. But this story by @jeffelder so better, & true. medium.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
A delightful story! Take 5 minutes and read this. "The best story I know" by @jeffelder. medium.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Kippt has launched. Another way to bookmark your web explorations. kippt.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I see Om's personal blog has a new design. Gone is the cool sliding sidebar I liked so much. om.co Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Springing Forward, Persian Style - Nowruz 1392 celebration is this coming Sunday. arts.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Duke Department Spotlight: Full Frame Documentary Film Festival - 16th annual fest is April 4-7 today.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, March 20, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

I like the reading-time slider that follows along as you read this blog post: Learning to See. informationarchitects.net Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Healthcare Innovation World Cup - $75,000 for innovation in diabetes. healthcareinnovationworldcup.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
.@tiftmerritt will be at World Voice Day 2013 @DukeMedicine 4/16/2013 dukehealth.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Coursera: Dan Ariely's course on "A Beginner's Guide to Irrational Behavior" open for enrollment! blog.coursera.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, March 19, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Kinda funny: everyfuckingwebsite everyfuckingwebsite.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Fun running: Pine Cone Pacer 5K race through Duke Forest on 4/13/13. Then, the Stead Tread 5k on 4/28/13. today.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
New Stanford research portal - DoResearch. doresearch.stanford.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, March 18, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Nothing more satisfying than serving homemade chicken noodle soup to my family. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Choosing Wisely. Choosing Wisely - think, talk about medical tests & procedures that may be unnecessary - from @abimfoundation Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Why James Bond Needs to Wear Condoms - by @PeterUbel peterubel.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Soundsupply - Get 10 albums for $15! soundsupp.ly Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Stronger Together: Improving Women's Health through Research, Education and Community Outreach. Duke Medicine Women's Health Initiative presents first annual Regional Women's Health Conference 5/3/2013 Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Duke Flags Lowered: Longtime Duke Chemistry Professor James Bonk Dies. The late Duke chemistry prof James Bonk: "But he was perhaps most notorious for the flat tire story..." Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Sunday, March 17, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Twitter Beats The Sell-Side After Cyprus Bailout - Business Insider. "Bottom line: The value of Twitter (and Twitterers' blogs) have been growing for some time." Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Adventures in Cooking: DIY Bitters: Part I - a weekend project to come. adventures-in-cooking.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Welcome to the new teehanlax.com. "When we talk about our work, it's done as long-form story-telling. We call them Stories of Making." Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Just watched this: The Innovator: Jack Dorsey - 60 Minutes - CBS News. cbsnews.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
One last Rhythm Corps tweet - here's my 2002 blog post with remembrance of a missed concert: Up high, down low. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
My college roommate, Chad, introduced me to Rhythm Corps. Wish I could find Chad now, too. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
A treasure trove of Rhythm Corps music - mp3s here. motorcityrock.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I've been searching online for Rhythm Corps for years, & just thought to look on YouTube. youtube.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Took our Sunday meal early today: roast chicken, Moroccan carrot salad, couscous, pan gravy. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Edible Institute. Must suggest to @ktraphagen for #scio14: Look at #edible2013 - BREAK: with complementary oyster and wine pairings Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Found it: #edible2013 is Edible Institute, local food movement gathering in California. ediblecommunities.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Useful chart here: CSS Front-end Frameworks with comparison usablica.github.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, March 14, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

I Thought She Made a Good Point. "NONE of the Bill of Rights' protections are absolute." Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Why working with Dropplets is fun. (I'm testing it, too.) chrisreynolds.io Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Hmm: The distraction-free iPhone (or 'Why I'm happier since I disabled Safari'). medium.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Over lunch, I finished reading this classic Berton Roueche @NewYorker piece: CH3C02C6H4C02H newyorker.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Brilliant! - Phenomena bloggers on Reddit. reddit.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Communications specialist position in Duke's Economics Dept. - search req# 400698769 hr.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
So, the feed for my blog only recently started working again in Google Reader. Now that service is going away. Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, March 13, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

The Chocolate Twist caramels arrived today, & they are delicious. chocolate-twist.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Would you rather sleep with a kg of Cesium-137 or kg of Uranium-238? - radioactive.js by @reinpk. #scio13 rein.pk Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Poi: Hawaii's Recipe For Revitalizing Island Culture : The Salt : NPR. npr.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Dengue Fever No Longer Just A Visitor To Florida Keys : Shots - Health News : NPR. npr.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Draft is here. Another online writing tool. Saves drafts, natch. draftin.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, March 12, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

I just joined @github. github.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Intriguing headline of the day: Corn Huskers Lotion Stars as Sex Lubricant peoplespharmacy.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Looks like we'll have a good crowed for tonight's Talk Story: Voices of Medicine narrative show. news.medicine.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
New book by @michaelpollan out next month - Cooked: A Natural History of Transformation. amazon.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Storytelling tonight in Durham, NC @casbahdurham - free! Join us for Talk Story: Voices of Medicine. news.medicine.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, March 11, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

The Typographic Desk Reference (TDR) looks useful. typedeskref.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Better link for my blog post about Talk Story: Voices of Medicine. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I'll run the Stead Tread - Duke Internal Medicine Residency 5K run. Join me. steadtread.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Sunday, March 10, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Two shirts ironed, while listening to very smooth new album by @JoshRitter. joshritter.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Introducing Editorially - here's another Markdown-based blogging tool in the works. blog.editorially.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Drinking my very first Manhattan, mixed with Town Branch Bourbon. kentuckyale.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Wow, @mikeswimm, Luisa Kelly Swimm is one adorable bundle of baby! Congrats. swimmindustries.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Reset post by @bjerkebjoy rings quite true to why I'm set on finding someone to redesign mistersugar-dot-com with me. pixelshift.in Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Arnaud Mercier - Retrospective 1999-2011. Honors life of an interactive designer. arnaud.area17.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
We still have seats open for Talk Story: Voices of Medicine narrative show this Tues @casbahdurham. FREE. news.medicine.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Exploring new blogging tools, editors My blog post about new blogging tools & trends Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Saturday, March 09, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Stumbled upon story (1 of few) of how Zuiker name came to be, this featuring Napoleon's brother. cc: @FranNu mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Haha, I see @dropplets in GitHub. Will try it @jschuller. github.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Scrappy's Bitters looks good. @scrappysbitters scrappysbitters.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Juice Wine. Or, maybe I'll make some wine. juicewine.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Homemade Bitters. My next project. cc: @ruhlman notwithoutsalt.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Here's a solution to the sliding menu panel I wanted for my site: jPanelMenu. jpanelmenu.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Scriptogr.am looks to be like a Medium- or Svbtle-type blogging system. I've set up account. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Scriptogr.am - for generating simple, elegant, static weblogs by reading Markdown files stored in your Dropbox folder. scriptogr.am Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Mou - Markdown editor for web developers, on Mac OS X. mouapp.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, March 08, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Just watched Argo. Good movie. Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, March 07, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

New look for the Duke Cardiology Fellows blog. Watch it this week for heart research news from #ACC13. dukecardiologyfellows.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I just ordered caramels from Chocolate Twist. chocolate-twist.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Join me next Tues for Talk Story narrative show featuring Voices of Medicine. 3/12/2013 @ 8pm @casbahdurham news.medicine.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Exhibit @DukeLibraries - Mapping the City: A Stranger's Guide exhibits.library.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Michael Hebb of @onepotorg will speak @TEDMED next month. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
This is interesting, & shares similarities with @thelongtable idea: The table of truth -- dining to learn and engage. flipthemedia.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Hungry for Spring (and Request to Readers). Give ideas to @ruhlman - It's time for a redesign of this site Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, March 06, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Good work: Patients compliment care by @DukeMedicine physicians. news.medicine.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, March 05, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

The Finkbeiner Test - What matters in stories about women scientists? doublexscience.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Tips for conference bloggers - from 2007, but certain to still be relevant. lunchoverip.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Screeny - "the simplest screen recording app for your Mac." screenyapp.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
BarCampRDU will be 5/18/2013 at @NCstate new Hunt Library. trilug.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, March 04, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Fun to listen/watch @JoshRitter live in concert on NPR Music, plus conversation in chat room. npr.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
From work to dinner to kids bed routine. Think I'll take moment to watch #scio13 music video before bills & taxes. blogs.scientificamerican.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Gravitational Lensing to Observe Ancient Earth by @reinpk. cc: #scio13 astronomers rein.pk Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Get your ticket for Talk Story: Voices of Medicine narrative show @casbahdurham 3/12/2013. news.medicine.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Choosing Wisely. "...think & talk about medical tests & procedures that may be unnecessary, & in some instances can cause harm..." Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Paperkit - printable graph paper template by @paperkitnet. paperkit.net Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The Week at Duke {in 60 Seconds} - 1-minute roundup of top news at Duke University. youtube.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Sunday, March 03, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Fantastic music @CatsCradleNC in April: They Might Be Giants, Billy Bragg, Son Volt, others - & Josh Ritter in May. catscradle.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Josh Ritter - new album out Tues. Stream it now at NPR Music. joshritter.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Yesterday, made roast leg of lamb with tomato & rosemary & garlic. Similar recipe here: Easy Provencal Lamb. saveur.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Just finished reading Joe Gould's Secret by Joseph Mitchell. en.wikipedia.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, March 01, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Some of the images I took while on today's #pictureDuke photo walk of science buildings - a set on Flickr. flickr.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Family movie night was Lifted (2010) - IMDb. A tear jerker. Dedicated to fallen soldiers. imdb.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
About. The Carolina Mercury - early stage of development a statewide news and feature site, by @ludkmr Permanent link to this item in the archive.
EpicEditor - embeddable JS Markdown editor. I've used Textile for 10 years, but Markdown is everywhere these days. epiceditor.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Typeplate: starter kit for beautiful web type. (SASS & import & Normalize are beyond my skill, but I'll learn.) smashingmagazine.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Reminder: Nominations period is open for the Inaugural Science Seeker Awards. #scio13 blog.scienceseeker.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
style.org > Storytelling with Data. style.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Reporting by @cqchoi: Temporary Tattoos Could Make Electronic Telepathy, Telekinesis Possible txchnologist.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, February 28, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Morguefile - free reference images. morguefile.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
New blog to follow: ScienceSalsa, in English and Spanish. cc: @WhySharksMatter sciencesalsa.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Check it out: ScienceOnline site has live stream of #scioSEA happening right now. #scio13 scienceonline.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Illinois Medical District - 560 acres of medical research facilities, labs, biotech business incubator, more ... imdc.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Hack for Change. National Day of Civic Hacking is nat'l event June 1-2, 2013, in cities across the nation. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Peace Corps fair at Duke attracts students - third goal at work. today.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I think I know now what to do with Zuiker Chronicles Online. Project for the summer. zuiker.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Announced by @zurb: Foundation 4 is Here. zurb.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Here's how @JeffHurt started his webinar today: with the Presenter Attendee Agreement. velvetchainsaw.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Repeated crashes of Chrome browser on my MacBook Pro. Not even sure how to troubleshoot. google.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I might have to rethink my nickname to show my support for reduced sugar consumption. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
"It's the Sugar, Folks" by @bittman, re research in @PLOSone. opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, February 27, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

The Goldilocks Approach to Responsive Web Design. goldilocksapproach.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The Virus That Learns -- another excellent post by @carlzimmer on his Phenomena blog. phenomena.nationalgeographic.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Intriguing scientific talk at Duke today at 4pm: Worms, Drugs, and Obesity. calendar.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
How did I miss that #TEDxRaleighLive was happening today? ted.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
RIAA head Cary Sherman to focus on music industry in digital age during Frey Lecture @DukeLawSchool 3/6. law.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
On my laptop, Gmail is repeatedly crashing Chrome Browser. Left hand, meet right hand. google.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, February 26, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

My cousin in listening to Yellow Ostrich - "Marathon Runner" so now I am, too. youtube.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Fascinating discussion here: Are Tasting Menus the Way Toward "Art"? ruhlman.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The #pictureDuke activity made me remember this post from 2 years ago: FOMO? Not with Duke Today. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Love this event planned for Friday: #pictureDuke Science Photo Walk. facebook.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Report from @AAMCToday: Physician Education Debt and the Cost to Attend Medical School aamc.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Green City Growers. New 3.8-acre hydroponic greenhouse in the Central neighborhood of Cleveland's east side Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Make your own explainer videos with help from @commoncraft (of interest to #scio13). commoncraft.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Scientist at Work: Getting to the Bottom of It All - @nytimes scientistatwork.blogs.nytimes.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
mHealth@Duke 2013 will be one-day conference with presentations about mobile health, April 15. sites.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, February 25, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Anton Zuiker - Medium. There's nothing here...yet. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Sneaky @CondeNastCorp has auto renewal for @newyorker at $94.26 for 1 year, but renewing myself online $25 less. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
This could be right out of @davidquammen Spillover, except it's from Friday: Hendra virus kills Queensland horse. sbs.com.au Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The Extraordinary Science of Addictive Junk Food. Must read, as it directly relates to next big event I'm plannig. nytimes.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Sunday, February 24, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Trustees Approve Upgrade of Programs, New Tuition Rates. Duke BoT on Friday approved creation of a Department of Neurology within the School of Medicine. Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Saturday, February 23, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

I bought a reed recently, now trying to find the oboe part in R.E.M.'s Nightswimming. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
FADER Explains: Harlem Shake thefader.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, February 22, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Right, on, @david_dobbs, write on: Actually, Mr. Brill, Fixing Healthcare IS Kinda Simple. wired.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, February 21, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

This is why I love science blogs: Most zombie ant photographs are upside down. blogs.scientificamerican.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Duke Libraries announce new service to digitize & deliver out-of-copyright books blogs.library.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
NC Claims 13 James Beard Award Semifinalists. wunc.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
DrawQuest. And this. "Every day, people come together on DrawQuest to draw the Quest of the Day." drawquest.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Canvas - Remix your world! Maybe something we could use at #scio14 for science art. cc: @experrinment canv.as Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The DNA of Field Notes comes from farmer notebooks. Gotta be a DeKalb Corn connection, I just know it. fieldnotesbrand.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Cool fade in on simple About page by Ricardo Rauch @gravityonmars (nice Twitter handle, btw). ricardorauch.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I really like the click-count function in Radio2, the linkblog software by @davewiner. Here's my Top 40: static.storyblogging.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
One Fish Two Fish, Fake Fish, Few Fish - Doctor's Tablet blog @EisteinMed blogs.einstein.yu.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Wordpress Svbtle - allows users instant access to their WordPress Site through XML-RPC. wordpress-svbtle.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Thread: How Vanity Fair led me back to Pulp Fiction and to a great blog. Excellent reminder from @davewiner: "It's that blogging is available to anyone who wants to blog." Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I really like these themes from @ThemesKult themeskult.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Life Beyond WordPress. From @jschuller: Leeflets ... simplistic platform for creating & managing minimalist websites Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences - first set of winners announced for richest prizes in biomedical sciences. breakthroughprizeinlifesciences.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, February 20, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Brain Week at Duke March 2-9, 2013. dibs.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I'm listening to @LouWoodley introducing #smwscience #sonyc Telling Stories with Scientists. nature.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Stephanie Miner: Mayors Challenge Finalist: Syracuse (Video, Vote). World Market Square, Syracuse's proposed innovation for the Mayors Challenge. My friend Dominic is part of this. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I really don't like Drupal. But maybe I can find an NC friend to help me better understand why it's so popular. drupal.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Get yer nominations in for the Inaugural Science Seeker Awards. blog.scienceseeker.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Gold rush: A Digital Shift on Health Data Swells Profits in an Industry. nytimes.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Allen Frances: Can Science Figure Out Consciousness? "The human brain is by far the most complicated thing in the known universe." Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Watched the pilot episode of The West Wing last night. Holds up well, indeed. en.wikipedia.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, February 19, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

National Paper Airplane Day - mark your calendars for May 26. nationalpaperairplaneday.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
AM Rounds - new blog for the journal Academic Medicine. academicmedicineblog.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The Oxford Comma and the Internet. blog.anguscroll.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Kurent is believed to chase away winter and usher in spring with its supernatural powers. clevelandkurentovanje.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Know where to start when telling your story? @bfeld has thoughts: Don't Tell Me Your History In Chronological Order feld.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Krulwich Wonders: The Filibuster Solution, Or 'What If Honeybees Ran The U.S. Senate?' npr.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
SpotOn NYC: Telling Stories -- The Power of Personal Stories in Science. nature.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
A great example of what I call storyblogging: Contractor. unshelvedblog.wordpress.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, February 18, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Little Oliver diagnosed with periorbital cellulitis. He & Erin just back from pharmacy with meds - & Oreos. ncbi.nlm.nih.gov Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Colin Jerolmack: How a sociologist became The Pigeon Guy. Great story fro @storycollider - Colin Jerolmack the pigeon sociologist. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The Dare Conference: Call for Speakers. London in September. dareconf.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Watermark. Watermark: Powerful archiving and search for Twitter and App.net Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Project Seeks to Build Map of Human Brain. nytimes.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Saturday, February 16, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

color.hailpixel.com - Swatch you doing? color.hailpixel.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Coming soon: Posthaven is the safe place for all your posts forever. posthaven.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, February 15, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Think 140 characters is something new? Check out this 1961 postcard from my grandpa, a traveling salesman. flickr.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
mistersugar.com: Lone ranger walks again. Posted earlier this evening: I think walking and blogging go hand in hand. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Stories that mention Peace Corps on Cowbird. cowbird.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Getting excited about our next Talk Story show, to feature Voices of Medicine stories from @dukemedicine. show.storyblogging.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Friday Cocktail Hour: Clover Club. Didn't mean to give @ruhlman heart attack: 'I came across a lovely little red bottle and I my heart nearly stopped' Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, February 14, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

What's New in the AWS Management Console docs.aws.amazon.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Just posted: It comes close. First of a few posts about kindnesses shown at #scio13 mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, February 13, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Discourse. Ready for a new discussion platform? discourse.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Draft. Version control for writing. Interesting. ninjasandrobots.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Want some good storytelling? See @benlillie upcoming events: Spring 2013 edition. #scio13 benlillie.tumblr.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, February 12, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Here's a good #AAASmeeting session to attend: A New Social (Media) Contract for Science #scio13 aaas.confex.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The Launch of PeerJ - first 30 articles are live. #scio13 blog.peerj.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, February 11, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

This part of an unfinished memoir by Joseph Mitchell in @newyorker is just masterful: Becoming Part of the City newyorker.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Mark your calendars, & please join me at Talk Story: 'Voices of Medicine' on Tues, March 12 @casbahdurham talk.storyblogging.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I could expound on the first time I truly tasted garlic, briefly mentioned in this 2001 blog post. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Theme for next @themonti1 Story Slam is 'first times'. I can't be there Feb 19, so may write something for StoryBlogging. themonti.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Brent Simmons is independent again, & he added a sidebar to his inessential weblog. inessential.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I wrote silly stories in high school. Here's one about climate change: An answer to the predicament of Planet Earth. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Team Thacker Blog - updates about Dr. Stephen Thacker & his illness, Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease teamthacker.wordpress.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Saturday, February 09, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

This week, I must find designer for my site. Background post: mistersugar needs a new design. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
This @NewYorker cartoon almost seems like it came out of a #scio13 session. newyorker.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, February 08, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Coconut water @ZICO founder encourages future entrepreneurs to find their purpose. fuqua.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Dedication ceremony for Duke School of Medicine new learning center is today. #dukemed news.medicine.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, February 07, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Dan Ariely on the "pain of paying" re cash vs credit blogs.fuqua.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
A beautiful tribute to a father, by @phylogenomics - The Tree of Life: A day to think, to pause, to ponder. phylogenomics.blogspot.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Nice photoshoot of @bigspooners - Mark makes some delicious small-batch nut butters. thespoonfeeds.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Quote: My mother made me a scientist without ever... by Noah of 37signals. "That difference -- asking good questions -- made me become a scientist." Permanent link to this item in the archive.
God Made A Factory Farmer from Nick Wiger and Funny Or Die. funnyordie.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Stop to read this by @davewiner. You'll enjoy it, be reminded of imp lesson: The guy at the gas station. threads2.scripting.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Freedom Isn't Free - @fstutzman profiled by Science. #scio13 sciencecareers.sciencemag.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, February 06, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Double X Science - Science. It's the new black. Please read this today: Recognizing when you need help and getting it. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Jobs at @Grist: Food Blogger/Writer/Columnist. cc: @ruhlman grist.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Duke Global Health Institute. Training a New Generation of Doctors in Tanzania Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Next Tues, @drgregpoland comes to @duke_medicine to discuss work-life balance. news.medicine.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Stately for making a map of the US. I might create one to show all the states I've lived in, or visited. intridea.github.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, February 05, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Whale Count Up (w/audio). N Pacific humpback whale pop estimated around 20,000, with 10k to 12k coming to the Hawaiian archipelago Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The real reason Mary Ingalls went blind -- The Chart Blogs. thechart.blogs.cnn.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Getting Organized Without Spending a Fortune - Chapel Hill Magazine. Advice from my friend, @theneatfreak: 'First, consider the cost of being disorganized.' Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, February 04, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

I confess, had to look it up: mansplain. urbandictionary.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Add posts, videos, cartoons, etc to #scio13 linkfest. Or tweet link with tag #scio13fest so I can find to add. scio13.wikispaces.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
So. 7 years ago tomorrow, I write a blog post about being a loner. Today, @astVintageSpace helps me see why. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Prior to #scio13, we said to expect 'phenomenal leadership & organization of @kTraphagen' - forecast 100% accurate! twitter.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
When I get my mistersugar pig tattoo, perhaps both @pcorpsconnect & @carlzimmer will take note. facebook.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
(1) Jerry Nguyen - Google+ - Here's my  leading by example, from @nguyen_jerry: 'Go the extra step and write up your thoughts beyond just, "That's great!"' Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Stephen Granade - Google+ - I am back from the  Loved this line by @sargent: "like researching seatbelt fabric for your warp drive spaceship" Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Watch "Your Voice, Their Money": A student-produced documentary on big money in politics. cdsporch.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
So many pearls in this post! by @tdelene: Tricks of the Trade: Narrative Writing #scio13 sciencetrio.wordpress.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Close Encounters of the Twitter Kind - about @astrokatie visit to Duke. #scio13 sites.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Cool way to have fun: Adult Kickball Players at Duke and the Triangle. today.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Saturday, February 02, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Video of my morning remarks @scienceonline. Also 2 great talks, by @DavidQuammen & Amy Abernethy of @dukemedicine scienceonline.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, February 01, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Legislators Reject State Implementation of Obamacare. Huh? NC Legislators Reject State Implementation of Obamacare Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Turn Any Browser Window Into a Quick-Edit Notepad. lifehacker.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, January 29, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

@ScienceOnline - many thanks to the sponsors of #scio13 scienceonline.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
For those staying Sat night after #scio13, NC Symphony is doing Holst, Star Wars & pretty pictures of planets! ncsymphony.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, January 28, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

I updated my profile on ScienceSeeker. scienceseeker.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Latest by @ruhlman - Steer Head & Chefs - reminds me of the sheep head I dined on in Norway: http://iv.stor.im/ - ruhlman.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
McSweeney's Internet Tendency: The New England Journal of Medicine Offers User "Josh95" a Chance to Revise His Comment On Their Blog. "While we cannot accept your post in its current form, ... the option of re-submitting a revised version." cc: @boraz Permanent link to this item in the archive.
MediaShift Idea Lab: Storytelling With Social Audio. pbs.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Lucky me? Just came upon dozens of salacious propositions asking for my coconut Tumblr url. coconut.tumblr.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Cooking up chemistry with candy. Explores the Duke course Chemistry and Physics of Cooking. sites.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Sunday, January 27, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

40 vendors will be at today's Durham Central Park food truck rodeo. durhamcentralpark.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Saturday, January 26, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Added a map to #scio13 planning wiki with markers for hotels, conference center, evening venues. What's missing? scio13.wikispaces.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Nuclear Power Plants in Earthquake Zones Map. esri.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, January 25, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

PEOPLE ARE AWESOME 2013 - YouTube. youtube.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Except now I see there are no live games tomorrow. Hmm. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Made dinner, baked cookies for family. Now #scio13 tasks. All so I can watch Premier League in the morning. premierleague.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
My daughters helping me practice my part for the #scio13 music video. scienceonline.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Interview video: @RebeccaSkloot on Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks... and Getting Kicked Out of Preschool. huffingtonpost.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Went through the #scio13 schedule, made my picks. So many great discussions. Hard to choose. scienceonline2013.sched.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Just out of @dukemedicine research conference about osteoarthritis. Kinda cool to watch science unfold. news.medicine.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, January 24, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Digging in closet for old magazines. Found NatGeo Jan 1991, The Disease Detectives - inspired me to med journalism. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I embedded a tweet in my post yesterday, but it seems to work only intermittently. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Clean new website for @WUNC. wunc.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
That app I was trying to remember: Glassboard. glassboard.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Perhaps of use to #scio13: Stow Is a Packing List App that Makes Sure You Don't Leave Anything Important Behind. lifehacker.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Intriguing headline of the day: Against the Lobster font abuse. mishes.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Why did Twitter change their bird logo? - Quora. --> I'm thinking of using just my purple pig. quora.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, January 23, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Launch: Basecamp Personal, the Basecamp for all your projects outside of work, by 37signals. 37signals.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Cheese fire in Norway tunnel burns for 5 days. --> I ate that same cheese while driving through Norway's tunnels. kottke.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
ScienceOnline -- crossing a river with Anton Zuiker. In interview, mentioned: @ruhlman @themonti1 @davewiner @ilinap @varminbites @doctor_v @zeapen @nephrosparks @carterkersh Permanent link to this item in the archive.
ScienceOnline -- crossing a river with Anton Zuiker. 'The narrative lives of my ancestors were a daily presence in my youth.' - me in my @boraz interview. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
mistersugar.com: ScienceOnline grows up, and I meet it for first time. A personal #scio13 reflection: 'I was at each of the previous six, but in many ways, this seventh will be my first.' Permanent link to this item in the archive.
A year or so ago, I came across iPhone app that looked good for during a conference, monitoring chatter & twitter. Can't find it now. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
A year or so ago, I came across iPhone app that looked good for during a conference, monitoring chatter & twitter. Can't find it, though. Suggestions? Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, January 22, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

"to do all which may achieve and cherish a just and lasting peace among ourselves, and with all nations" quote context: http://qote.me/PFIyTJ Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Remember this, @boraz? First comment was asking for livestream. And now #scio13 has Watch Parties! scienceblogs.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Cranley for Cincinnati. John Cranley: I am running for mayor because I want Cincinnati to be a center of innovation and opportunity. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
This was a key highlight of #sciwri12: David Quammen on Turning Research Into Story, Part 1. #scio13 theopennotebook.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
New Initiative Prepares Students for Society's Challenges. Duke University: $50 million gift will create 'Bass Connections' to promote innovative thinkers. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
ScienceOnline gets seed grant, programming grant from two foundations. Thanks @bwfund @MooreFound #scio13 scienceonline.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The State of Things @wunc today at noon will explore how Duke University integrated 50 years ago. wunc.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Yes, I just checked my copy of The Elements of Style (Strunk & White) re: further, farther. bartleby.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, January 21, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Using MiniBricks to teach my daughter about atoms, elements, minerals. (Thanks @ktraphagen for this mini-tub.) minibricksmadness.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
That inauguration ceremony was awesome! Permanent link to this item in the archive.
My family is watching the 57th Presidential Inauguration. whitehouse.gov Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Saturday, January 19, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

In college, I hosted an LA Law season premiere party. Now thinking about an Inuaguration party on Monday. Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, January 18, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

A few more minutes at my desk, but jamming to Tanlines - Brothers - YouTube. youtube.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Welcome To Figure One! New blog by alumni of the 2012 AAAS Mass Media Fellowship Program. figureoneblog.wordpress.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I'm on Stellar, case you didn't know. @yo_stellar stellar.io Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The Voyage of the Drums: From Africa to the Americas - ART 024, JAN 2013. revista-art.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The Lacks Family has a website. #hela lacksfamily.net Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Feathers, beta, 'blogless writing' & distraction-free writing app for the web. feathe.rs Permanent link to this item in the archive.
At Duke, there's this: Greater Than Games Lab, "to intervene constructively in real world problems." fhi.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
text playlist. "What would be on your text playlist?" Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Fading headers and footers. Brilliant - Theme :zenhabits. zenhabits.net Permanent link to this item in the archive.
If you read my recent post about designing a new mistersugar blog, this from @zen_habits will make sense: minimal web mnmlist.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
This thread by @davewiner is beautiful, authentic & a good lesson for us all: Why I write. threads2.scripting.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I love these 3 videos by @RickMereki on Vimeo. They make me want to grab my passport & travel the world again. vimeo.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, January 17, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

1 minute into Oprah & Lance Armstrong, Erin says: I'd rather watch a fake Scandal than a real scandal. ownspecial.oprah.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
If you happen to be in Raleigh super early for #sio13, catch @huler & The Equivocators in concert 1/27. facebook.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Two programs I use, may want to connect: iA Writer and Notational Velocity. appleink.co.uk Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Managing editor position at Duke Magazine. A very good job. sjobs.brassring.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Why I started Litterati — on startups — Medium. "So why not apply that same crowd-sourced model to the entire planet?" - @jeffkirschner on the litterati project Permanent link to this item in the archive.
This is excellent: Tips For Starting A ScienceOnline Satellite: If You Build It, Will They Come? by @comprendia sdbn.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Some Random Dude — What Comes After Sharing? "If sharing is the equivalent of a dialog, we have all been giving our monologues simultaneously..." by @somerandomdude Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, January 16, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Could've sworn I blogged childhood memory of seeing display of flip books in Arizona state house, but can't find. en.wikipedia.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Another @CarterKersh story on @TheMonti1 podcast. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Web content producer job at @DukeSanford school of public policy. Good job. Search for req#400683421 at Duke HR. hr.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Red Sweater Blog -- Elements Of Twitter Style. red-sweater.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
A designer explains process, choices, fonts: A card for a one-man business. mcwade.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Even though her letter wasn't read at White House today, I'm super proud of @liazuiker. See her note to the President. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
In New York, a Duke Home Turns 100. #architecture today.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I love this! Reminds me of my dad taking me to hockey games: Google honors Frank Zamboni, Jr. With 8-Bit Game. laughingsquid.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Seth's Blog: When a conference works (and doesn't). thanks @razoobe for alerting #scio13 community to this. sethgodin.typepad.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Future-looking page by Aaron Swartz, which I should copy for my own site: If I get hit by a truck... aaronsw.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, January 15, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

My new post also has a reference that @SciOctopus might like. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I give up. Read my latest post to see how you can help me, esp if you are a web designer. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, January 14, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

This was good turn-by-turn story of two hang gliders: One Sky. The Silent Realization of a Purer Form of Flight. nytimes.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Hang gliding Makapuu, Hawaii - YouTube. youtube.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Well, @boraz & @ktraphagen, the slivovitz is ready. But, no telling whether there will be any left by #scio13. twitter.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Measurement: Is Paris worth a mass? economist.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Nice to see my website loading much faster than the last few years. The @Txd update seems great. Thanks @textism! mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Woot. Looks like my multiple sites are now fully migrated to new TextDrive servers. Thanks tons @txd! textdrive.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Sunday, January 13, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

What sucks is that my site tracking is broken, so all the hits to the @boraz interview won't register. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Someone was feeling a bit sluggish yesterday. flickr.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Read to the end of this interview with @boraz to find out how our homemade #slivo turned out. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
In which we turn the tables on the Blogfather: An interview with Bora Zivkovic. #scio13 mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Digging in old files, found paper showing Zuiker Chronicles was online 6/15/2000, month earlier than I'd thought. zuiker.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Saturday, January 12, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Oh, my, this is good. @boraz is going to be happy. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I've been summoned to jury duty in Orange County, North Carolina this week. First time for me. nccourts.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Here's my 2007 essay about the early days of ScienceOnline: An off-line event about online science literacy. #scio13 mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Between birthday parties & family excursions, I'm writing a few blog posts. @iawriter helping me write faster, smarter. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
On my next trip to Cleveland, I must visit the new @mocacleveland contemporary art museum. mocacleveland.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Downtown Cleveland Alliance. Downtown Cleveland's 6th Annual Restaurant Week will take place Feb 22 - March 3, 2013 Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, January 11, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Here’s my previous tweet with 6-word memoir, @BoraZ @Ng_Dave twitter.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Stephen Jay Gould Speaks Out Against Science Paparazzi. Prophesy from Onion: "reckless throngs of photographers that relentlessly hound America's top scientists" Permanent link to this item in the archive.
'How to price something' by Jason Fried of 37signals. cc: @stephanliozu 37signals.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, January 10, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

I'm sure @10ch will enjoy this McPhee article given our discussion about designing my blog around time or theme. newyorker.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Fascinating! @newyorker John McPhee on writing structure, text editors, et cetera, & so forth. cc: @davewiner newyorker.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Wondering if any #scio13 friends coming from NYC or through JFK T5 can pick up few of these pens (black, blue) for me. muji.us Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Launch: Basecamp Breeze, the easiest way for small groups to keep in touch via email - 37signals. 37signals.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Mortified: About Mortified - What Is It? "Mortified is a comic excavation of the strange and extraordinary things we created as kids." cc: @TheMonti1 Permanent link to this item in the archive.
An End to Odysseys. From @DukeIGSP: For Those with the Rarest Diseases, Genomes Can Yield Answers. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
joebai.ch: About. "So, expect a similar approach here, even though any of these subjects is likely to draw more traffic to one's blog." Permanent link to this item in the archive.
"Little War on the Prairie": Listen to "This American Life" Broadcast of New CDS Radio Documentary. cdsporch.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Blog post from my archives, about my love affair with Norway. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Solborg Folkehøgskole: English. If I could just be 16 again! The Norwegian folk high school. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Job posting: director of @dukemedicine Cardiovascular Research Ctr, for basic or early-translational CV researchers cvrc.center.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Very nice @indyweek cover story profile of @dukemedicine Bob Lefkowitz by @davidkroll. indyweek.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
New from @dukemedicine @PersonalizedMed: Measuring Genomic Response to Infection Leads to Earlier, Accurate Diagnoses dukehealth.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, January 09, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Seems @dukemedicine wants to replace the ‘Durham’ in Durham Regional Hospital with ‘Duke’ thedurhamnews.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, January 08, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

From my blog archives: a post about music and maple syrup urine disease. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Still one of my favorite photos from my #peacecorps service in Vanuatu: this is Erin with fresh red snapper. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, January 07, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Will start to follow the soccer news on SBNation.com next month. sbnation.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
When @ktraphagen updates me on all #scio13 details she's juggling, I'm astounded. Thank you, Karyn! scienceonline.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
When @ktraphagen updates me on all the details she's juggling for #scio13, I'm astounded & impressed. Thank you, Karyn! scienceonline.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Database for mistersugar.com is down. Not sure when it will return. So I'll blog at my first, Zuiker Chronicles Online. zuiker.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The database used by mistersugar.com is down. Not sure when it will return. So I can't blog there. But I can use my Radio2 blog to post links, short messages and such. Actually, I don't even know what the limit on characters might be for this. Will have to check the docs. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
So many reasons the ScienceOnline community is awesome. Here's another: The Music Video (Take Two). #scio13 scienceonline.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
ReadQuick. But what's wrong with reading slowly, enjoying the experience? readquickapp.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Health Care Social Media List now housed by @MayoClinic network.socialmedia.mayoclinic.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I'm reading 'mHealth in an mWorld' report by @deloittehealth in prep for talk to @dukemedicine residents Wed. deloitte.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
What the Dalai Lama can teach us about temperatures below absolute zero. 'To understand this, we first need to know what physicists mean by temperature.' by @aatishb Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Catholic Education, in Need of Salvation. 'Without an overhaul of money and personnel, the future of Catholic education is grim.' Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Raspberry Pi: We want to see it being used by kids all over the world to learn programming. raspberrypi.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
DukeList is an online trading post for the university. Not many people know about it. dukelist.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
FAQs. Raspberry Pi, credit-card sized computer: We want to see it being used by kids all over the world to learn programming. Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Sunday, January 06, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Wondering if @Knoll_Inc could be persuaded to donate to #scio13. Who to contact? scienceonline.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Lionel Messi and the ascent of Barca soccer - 60 Minutes - CBS News. Sixty Minutes: Lionel Messi and the ascent of Barca soccer Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Amazing what I discover in my own blog archives: I was on the radio with @wunc @state_of_things mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I've found myself skipping the last two days. Skipping as in bouncing on my feet. I'm feeling a lightness to life. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
George Saunders: 'cumulative effect of an absence of wealth was the erosion of grace' nytimes.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
A tear-inducing article: Can Forgiveness Play a Role in Criminal Justice? nytimes.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
This caught me: "cumulative effect of an absence of wealth was the erosion of grace" - profile of author George Saunders nytimes.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
And here's what I've been saying for years: When blogging, face the conversation. #goldenrule mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Plea from @jeffjarvis to not attack people on the Web: We get the net - and society - we build. buzzmachine.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Saturday, January 05, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Pu'ukohola Heiau National Historic Site. nps.gov Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Must be getting close to #scio13 - one of my kids has turned on the annoyatron (swag at #scio11) & hidden it in the house! Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, January 04, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

#scio13 is safe haven: gender parity! A Simple Suggestion to Help Phase Out All-Male Panels at Tech Conferences theatlantic.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Just realized that I can redo my map of world travels using Prezi. Another project for after #scio13. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Great post by @carlzimmer, with grammar lessons in the comments even! The Norovirus: A Study in Puked Perfection phenomena.nationalgeographic.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Blast from the past: photo of Haish Gymnasium, where I spent 24 hours straight for DeKalb High School dance marathon dekalbparkdistrict.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, January 03, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Give me an N. Give me a C. Give me an N.C. State! Help me tell @NCState why their hosting of #scio13 is worth a touchdown dance. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Give me an N. Give me a C. Give me an N.C. State! I stood on that football field as DeKalb H.S. Homecoming King, the 1st soccer player to be chosen for that honor. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Video by @huler on the spanking new @NCState JB Hunt Library. vimeo.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
My blog post about breadfruit & more. cc: @Cotesia1 #scio13 mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Dr. Victor J. Dzau: A Moral Imperative. Dzau: "During his early work, Dr. Lefkowitz faced skepticism from some peers that his quest was even plausible." Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Neighborhood Connections Key To Surviving A Crisis : NPR. npr.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
5th annual @themonti1 Hippo Awards on Feb 7th, featuring my buddy @carterkersh. themonti.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Never a bad time to Get a taste of ScienceOnline. #scio13 scienceonline.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
CSS Lint, for evaluating style code. csslint.net Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Discover Magazine: The latest in science and technology news, blogs and articles - The Worst Mistake in the History of the Human Race. '..most hunger-gatherers farmed until they had to, & when they switched to farming they traded quality for quantity' Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Thanks @joecimperman @ruhlman @zenext @kristinlubben @chefchrislubben @maryclaffey @hrm350694 for good conversations last week. #cleveland Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Bonobos Share With Strangers Before Acquaintances. today.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, January 02, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

Found my former editor, Bill Harby, at Imagery Ink. billharby.squarespace.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
A new website for Humans of Vanuatu. Awesome. I've been loving the photos on Facebook. humansofvanuatu.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The Coconut Wireless weblog at mistersugar dot com has been independent, ad-free since July 2000. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Very interesting post from a Dane: How and why I changed my name. calvinconaway.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
An N&O Tar Heel of the Week: Dr. Robert Lefkowitz, Nobel in hand, still shapes young researchers. newsobserver.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Congrats to Duke School of Medicine: new Mary Duke Biddle Trent Semans Center for Health Education opened today. medschool.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
It's all about attention and focus for me in 2013. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Networking, ScienceOnline and How I Came to Write This Blog. Writes @shiplives: You never know when an opportunity will present itself. Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, January 01, 2013 Link to this date in the archive.

A Community of Possibilities - Uncommon Story. Online community building attempt: Uncommon in Common @uncommon Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, December 31, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

Home, sweet home. Back in North Carolina, ready to ring in a new year. Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Saturday, December 29, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

Erin & I went to @TheGreenhouse in downtown Cleveland for drinks with @ruhlman. Quite a treat all around. thegreenhousetavern.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The Massachusetts Historical Society. Benjamin Franklin's milk punch recipe, with characteristics of possets & syllabubs. cc: @ruhlman Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, December 28, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

A small (but glorious) world: The best microscope images of 2012. arstechnica.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
My mother-in-law brought out a tin type showing her grandmother & family, so we talked genealogy for an hour. flickr.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, December 27, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

Merry Christmas. Nice Christmas message from @ruhlman: 'When we cooperate, good things happen.' Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Peppermint patties — Look What I Made — Medium. Making peppermint patties: 'you are going to have to learn how to temper chocolate' by @emilygould Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Complaining about email? or is it complaining about communication? cc: @smalljones medium.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
.@davewiner selects his Blogger of the Year 2012. threads2.scripting.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I'll be @WestSideMarket tomorrow. Let's have a tweetup at Cleveland's oldest publicly owned market. Who's in? westsidemarket.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
ScienceOnline. Respect. Generosity. Acceptance. - first 3 of ScienceOnline community values (find at bottom right) #scio13 Permanent link to this item in the archive.
'Because they are the first to forget that there is a stranger watching them.' @twhaines on his photog friend. theatlantic.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Fascinating feature by Joshua Foer about an invented language. Read it to end to get the full experience. newyorker.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
13 Reasons 2012 Was Cleveland's Best Year Ever. clevescene.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
On car ride today, I finished this excellent feature by Joshua Foer, about John Quijada & his bespoke language Ithkuil. newyorker.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, December 26, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

mistersugar.com: Looking for a good medium. Given snail's pace of mistersugar.com redesign, it's clear I can't accomplish this myself. Time to look for help. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
My AWS EC2 server is back up, so I can use my Radio2 linkblog again. Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, December 21, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

I see we're back to Friday cat blogging. kottke.org #vizzinisaidgobacktothebeginning kottke.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Next-gen magazine? - Snow Fall: The Avalanche at Tunnel Creek - Multimedia Feature. nytimes.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Lazy Writing. Says @SachaGreif: "Imagine that, having to actually find at least one specific example to back up your point!" Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Anyone in the #scio13 community using Telescope? Could it be useful tool for science news, links? telesc.pe Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I put my Twitter archive online. 81 mentions of #slivo! static.storyblogging.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Inspiring phone call just now with a brilliant researcher who will be speaker at #scio13. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
This is excellent: Interactive Guide to Blog Typography. kaikkonendesign.fi Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Literally Canvas. I may embed this on one of my websites so my children can draw. literallycanvas.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Medicare Starts To Reward Quality, Not Quantity, Of Care : Shots - Health News : NPR. npr.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Got my Twitter archives yesterday. Here's Dec 2007 tweet: Late night working on science blogging conference details. twitter.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, December 20, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

I very much enjoyed reading 'Majestic Espresso' in the new issue of The Magazine. the-magazine.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
What Airplane Safety, Mammograms, and Gun Massacres Have in Common - @peterubel. forbes.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
This should give me hours of fun: MicrobeWiki. microbewiki.kenyon.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
What If God Were a Maggot? by @RobRDunn blogs.scientificamerican.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Duke Global Health: Meet John Stanifer, internal medicine resident. youtube.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Celebrating the Past, Charting the Future: Commemorating 50 Years of Black Students at Duke University. spotlight.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
March Madness 2013 begins on Tues., March 19. google.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Cell biologists hone elevator pitches. #scio13 sciencenews.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Vertigo! - I Believe I can Fly ( flight of the frenchies ). vimeo.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Downloaded my Twitter archive. "You recently downloaded your archive. Please wait a little while before downloading it again." Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I have requested by Twitter archives (found the button on my settings page today). Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, December 19, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

How to Make a Promo Video without any $$$. blog.alexcornell.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
SciArt at Scio13. Digital art show featuring #scio13 attendees. Enter today. Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, December 18, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

ScienceOnline2013 schedule is looking great! #scio13 scienceonline2013.sched.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Microbiome alert: When You Swallow A Grenade -- Phenomena: The Loom. phenomena.nationalgeographic.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Phenomenal! Phenomena - new science salon from Nat Geo with @carlzimmer @edyong209 @laelaps @virginiahughes phenomena.nationalgeographic.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Just stumbled upon this fantastic web typography tool. Going to save me loads of time. typecast.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
mistersugar.com: From There to Here. I once swam with 1000 dusky dolphins in chilly waters off Kaikoura, New Zealand. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Advice from @AshleyJYeager: Do not swim with Spinners. sites.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, December 17, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

3 Day Pre-Everest Study at Duke » Duke Center for Hyperbaric Medicine. Pretend you're on top of the world, for science: 3 Day Pre-Everest Study at Duke #scio13 Permanent link to this item in the archive.
New book from Dr Claude Piantadosi @dukemedicine: Mankind Beyond Earth, about space flight. cup.columbia.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Mankind Beyond Earth. From Dr. Claude Piantadosi @dukemedicine: Mankind Beyond Earth: The History, Science, & Future of Human Space Exploration Permanent link to this item in the archive.
John Cranley, Cincinnati mayoral candidate: Keep guns away from the mentally ill. (I know John from college @johncarrollu) cincinnati.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
At the moment, kottke.org seems to be dedicated to finding substantive gun-issue content. #applauding kottke.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Free cooking icons by @CosminCapitanu cc: @ruhlman dribbble.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
This young concerned citizen suggests a change: 'Please can you make this a law.' mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Sunday, December 16, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

A poem, by Sara Guest: "I am Adam Lanza's Mother". inknode.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
When even the two-year-old looks up & says "there's something wrong with the internet, dad," you know the connection sucks. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Just two notes from GANGNAM STYLE is enough to make Oliver jump down onto the floor to dance. youtube.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Saturday, December 15, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

I used this recipe for sauteed shiitake mushrooms and barely got a bite. Surprisingly, the kids loved it. naturalmushrooms.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The Monti Podcast Thank you @themonti1 for podcast #50. Truly an amazing story. I feel so fortunate to have been there. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Went for walk in woods. Heard many gunshots, someone having their fun. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
From @liazuiker: 'because people should fight with words instead of guns' mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Now listed on airbnb by my sister-in-law: her Calamity Creek desert mountain ranch retreat in Alpine, TX. airbnb.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Proud that my daughter @liazuiker wrote a letter to @barackobama mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Write or Call the White House. Write or Call the White House Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, December 14, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

The Web We Lost - Anil Dash. Look-back essay by @anildash: This isn't our web today. Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, December 13, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

WHAT'S DIG SOUTH? DIG SOUTH interactive festival - Charleston, SC - April 12-14, 2013 Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Hakanai - popup restaurant at @Cookery in Durham, just 3 days Feb 1-3. durhamcookery.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Editors' Picks on ScienceSeeker has link to earthquake painting item; shared it with my daughter for her homework. scienceseeker.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
There's a Center for Culinary Medicine at Tulane University School of Medicine. tulane.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I'm looking forward to using new Flickr iPhone app. My Flickrcubes are shared in sidebar on mistersugar.com. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Here's article I wrote back in 2003: The Tough Case of Fragile X. endeavors.unc.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Research @duke_medicine: Fragile X Protein Linked to Nearly 100 Genes Involved in Autism. dukehealth.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, December 12, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

Duke-NUS 2012 Season's Greetings Video youtube.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Field Notes in orange - how can I resist?! - with synthetic pages - Expedition Edition fieldnotesbrand.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
At this point, I should just pay a professional. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Om Malik has a great sliding menu on his blog. om.co Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Fullscreen Pageflip Layout. "slide out the menu when clicking on the menu button" - very cool - can I do this with @foundationzurb Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Schmaltz! My New Cookbook for iPads. Schmaltz: rendered chicken fat flavored with onion. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
From @ruhlman, new cookbook for iPad: Schmaltz! (Nice to see this, after all these months I was sworn to secrecy.) ruhlman.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Ravi Shankar, Who Brought Eastern Music To Western Legends, Dies : The Record : NPR. npr.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, December 11, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

Messi's Brilliance Transcends His Numbers. Messi scoring "more frequently than a starting pitcher takes the mound, as often as Starbucks opens a new store in China" Permanent link to this item in the archive.
USAJOBS - Search Jobs. Durham VA Medical Center needs physician for role of Associate Chief of Staff for Education Permanent link to this item in the archive.
mckelvey/creative. Very impressive personal site of @davidmckelvey, uses #bootstrap & lots of other pieces I don't understand. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Here @dukemedicine, we're eagerly anticipating the opening of the Mary Trent Semans Center. Take a video tour. construction.dukemedicine.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
One more reminder? We're telling stories tonight @casbahdurham, for Talk Story: 'Talk derby to me'. talk.storyblogging.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
GravityLight: I can think of a small island in the South Pacific that would benefit from this. #paama indiegogo.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Lefkowitz banquet speech at Nobel mentions "role that science plays in shaping public policy decisions" nobelprize.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Robert J. Lefkowitz - Banquet Speech. "This highlights aspect of science which is very important to both Brian & me, the mentoring of young trainees." #nobel Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I'm moving my blog to National Geographic next week, and look who's coming too! : Not Exactly Rocket Science. Not Exactly Rocket Science will be moving to National Geographic, as part of a small and brand-new Phenomena. #scio13 Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Jumping off cliffs. Amazing. vimeo.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, December 10, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

Working on my skating story for tomorrow's intro at Talk Story: 'Talk derby to me'. Join us @casbahdurham at 8pm. talk.storyblogging.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
My island jukebox: 4 albums from 20 years ago, & why I'm still listening to them. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Looks like I have a profile page on Medium, though as far as I know I don't have an account to post yet. medium.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
140 Character Hitchhike — This Happened to Me — Medium. "It was the guy from twitter! He looked just like his mini-photo, but life sized. Totally normal." Permanent link to this item in the archive.
We'll be telling stories tomorrow night @casbahdurham. Joins us for Talk Story: 'Talk derby to me'. talk.storyblogging.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
A bit of food blogging from me over the weekend: careful cuisine & delicious meals in the South Pacific. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
New book from Duke Law prof Salzman examines our relationship with drinking water. law.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Sunday, December 09, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

Nobel Lecture by Robert J. Lefkowitz is online. nobelprize.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Inspired by 4 short essays in Dec. 3 food issue of @newyorker, I've posted 1 of my own: Sea food. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Saturday, December 08, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

Omar Sharif talking to @nprscottsimon right now. I've never seen Lawrence of Arabia. What's wrong with me? Permanent link to this item in the archive.
mistersugar.com: Anticipation. New blog post in which I explore communicating the "small just and just ahead" Permanent link to this item in the archive.
My espresso not even finished, family already discussing definitions of belief, virtue. #itssaturdaymorningpeople! Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, December 07, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

Monica Potter & Sarah Paulson - actresses I cannot tell apart. imdb.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Found in one of my old journals: my receipt for Guggenheim Bilbao, 11/23/99, 4.81 euros. A Warhol exhibit. Amazing day. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Talk Story: 'Talk derby to me' - next Tues at 8pm, @casbahdurham, free. Join us for stories! talk.storyblogging.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Fragile. "Am I taking care of life better than I'm taking care of this fucking iPhone?" Permanent link to this item in the archive.
From my blog archive: a post about when @ruhlman & Reynolds - student & teacher - bantered about books. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Here's 2007 NYTimes article about underground kitchen of Duke student Bryan Zupon. nytimes.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The Allure of the Underground Supper Club : The New Yorker. Around the world, cooks...hosting sporadic, legally questionable supper clubs & dinner parties in unofficial spaces. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Why Won't Helvetica Go Away? "As it spread over the graphic landscape like melted runny processed cheese, I suggested renaming it Velveetica." Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, December 06, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

Reviewing plate tectonics for my daughter's test tomorrow. en.wikipedia.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
A blog without an RSS feed? I don't get it. 29.io Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Lovely music video with dancers: My Brightest Diamond vimeo.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I need a way to recreate a few important mixed tapes friends sent me years ago. Maybe this: Opentape. opentape.fm Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I first heard Windfall on Paama, then saw Jay Farrar on tour: Just back from the Rialto. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
So you saw me singing in my car this morning? That was Windfall, by Son Volt. Great early morning driving tune. sonvolt.net Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Do One Thing. "The thing is that focus trumps most things in any given situation." Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, December 05, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

YouTube video of last week's 2012 Weaver Memorial Lecture at Duke: An Evening with Siddhartha Mukherjee youtube.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The Veldt, short story by Ray Bradbury, still haunting me all these years later. en.wikipedia.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Africa's Savannahs - & Their Lions - Declining at Alarming Rates. nicholas.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, December 04, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

andbang - not exactly sure what this is, but looks like some type of team productivity tool. andbang.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Anton's River of Duke News. Just a few feeds for now, for testing. But so useful! static.storyblogging.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Home : SILS Lifetime Library. New students @uncsils get 250GB "trusted storage & associated services for...their entire lives" (but in death?) Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Lecture & live webcast schedule for Nobel Prizes are on NobelPrize.org home page. nobelprize.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Glossi.com - About Glossi. Glossi: Create and share your own digital magazines Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Kottke catches wind: Trend alert: small internet publications. kottke.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Listen & watch The Decline and Fall of Food, by @patrickmustain: "There's even ingredients in the ingredients." pmustain.webfactional.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Peter Thiel's Unorthodox Management Philosophy of Extreme Focus : iDoneThis blog. "Extreme focus worked, because Thiel gave it teeth." Permanent link to this item in the archive.
gardens@duke: A Secret Underground World. Gardens@Duke: "Plants actually shape and change the soil to suit their requirements more closely." Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, December 03, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

Living the Generous Life. Question for the day: "What does it mean to have lived or live a generous life?" Permanent link to this item in the archive.
10 Techniques for Making Cities More Walkable theatlanticcities.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
We Always Know Where We Are — We Live in the Future — Medium. Writes @ev: "We take this technology for granted now, but it's pretty mind-blowing." Permanent link to this item in the archive.
This essay by @mathowie reminded me of that Gladwell article. medium.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I recall @malcgladwell article about subject argued his childhood not imp to his life story. Present actions more imp. gladwell.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Today, must get Audio Hijack Pro to record a Skype call, & Panopto Recorder to capture a series of PPT presentations. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
A mistake is a moment in time by Jason Fried of 37signals. Thought-provoking, by @jasonfried: "And since you can't change time, why try to change a mistake that already happened?" Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Sunday, December 02, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

I grew up in DeKalb, Illinois, & both my parents are alumni of NIU, so I guess I should wish the Huskies well! daily-chronicle.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Am reminded that my tea-&-chocolate-&-late-nights #scio13 habits sent me in for an EKG last year. #refluxredux twitter.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I'm at kitchen counter with tea & chocolate & #scio13 tasks. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Can one person eat too many dark chocolate-covered malt balls? Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I read Life of Pi while on vacation in Costa Rica in 2003. And I vaguely recall seeing Yann Martel here in the Triangle. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
More useful tools from Zurb: Responsive Email Templates. zurb.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Talk Story: Talk derby to me Talk Story returns 12/11 w/ stories from members of @carolnarolrgrls - 'Talk derby to me' Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Talk Story returns 12/11 w/ stories from members of @carolnarolrgrls - 'Talk derby to me'. (More details coming soon.) talk.storyblogging.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Just bought 2 tix to 12/13 @themonti1 show, with my friend Carter telling another story. themonti.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Saturday, December 01, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

I love looking at ScienceSeeker, then clicking through to find something interesting to read. scienceseeker.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, November 30, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

Doc Searls Weblog · Journalism is outlining. Writes @dsearls: "Start looking at the world itself as a collection of outlines" Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The Black Islands - Spirit and War in Melanesia. A project on Emphas.is crowdfunded visual journalism. emphas.is Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Only A Kid - Stories from Duke's Healthy Lifestyles Program onlyakid.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, November 29, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

Thanks to #glee, I now know what a Kiki is, & I think we need one at #scio13 en.wikipedia.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Lefkowitz in the House. White House, that is, shaking the President's hand. @dukemedicine is proud of our Nobel winner. news.medicine.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Lots of LinkedIn endorsements for blogging coming my way. ;) Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I'm home with Oliver for a bit. He's dancing. Just went from Surfin' USA to Gangnam Style. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
It's hard to think simply. Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, November 28, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

Awesome Facebook page: Humans of Vanuatu. facebook.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Busy and Busier - James Fallows - The Atlantic. Says @gtdguy: "[I]f you want to go crazy, get rid of all your information: it's called sensory depravation." Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Career Tools: Polish a Professional Presence Online. 5 tips to polish your online presence: digital identity can be a powerful tool for career development Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Tonight @ 6pm at Duke: Cancer physician Siddhartha Mukherjee, author of Emperor of All Maladies, to speak blogs.library.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, November 27, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

I first met @HC in 2004. Honored to have raised my glass at the BlogAds 10-year party tonight. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Litragger - iPad app designed for literary journals. Launches Dec 2 litragger.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I like the @fivefilters PDF Newspaper tool, but need to modify it. Does the AGPLv3 license allow us to fork it? fivefilters.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Heads up: Talk Story returns to @casbahdurham on Tues Dec 11. Going to be a rollerderby of a show. Details soon. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Lots of links to explore in the comments: Tablets are waiting for their Movable Type by Ryan of 37signals. 37signals.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Tablets are waiting for their Movable Type by Ryan of 37signals. "Now is a great time for another Movable Type. Writers would love a way to push serialized content straight to tablets." Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Carbon Copy Cloner available for Duke staff, students: OIT Site-Licensed Software. oit.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Clinical Trials - DukeHealth.org. Participate in clinical trials @Duke_Medicine Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Triangle Transit to Operate Robertson Scholars Bus. Bus will remain free with use of GoPass Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, November 26, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

Important piece to read about trends in what he nicely calls Subcompact Publishing, by @CraigMod craigmod.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Spit Out Your Gum: A Conspiracy Of Whackiness: Explaining My Silence. "It all started so innocently." I found an old friend on the web, writing as well as ever. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Junk drawers. So necessary in a house, but so aggravating. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
ScienceOnline2013 Watch Parties: We want to give as many people as possible the opportunity to join in. #scio13 scienceonline.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Deborah Blum, Master of Reinvention. Deborah Blum, never shy about reinventing herself … Permanent link to this item in the archive.
This was fascinating NPR report: How The Rule Of Reciprocation Binds Us npr.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Sunday, November 25, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

Gigagalaxy Zoom. Really boggles my mind, so many galaxies and stars and space. gigagalaxyzoom.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Whimsical illustrations by Jeehyun Hoke, currently showing at Caffe Driade in Chapel Hill. jeehyunhoke.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
My kids love to dance to Gangnam Style - especially little Oliver. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Never Enough 'Gangnam': K-Pop Video Is YouTube's Most-Viewed : The Two-Way : NPR. Just watched for first time: South Korean pop star PSY has galloped his way to the top of the YouTube charts. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
mistersugar.com: First-class father and natural-born blogger. This morning, I realized that my father is a natural-born blogger. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Real Chefs Grind It With A Mortar And Pestle : The Salt : NPR. The mortar and pestle is one of the most primitive kitchen tools. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
mistersugar.com. New blog post: Dad, even if I do find that notice, I intend to stand at your funeral and proclaim your graces. Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Saturday, November 24, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

The Flow and The Balance "…unless you major in economics or finance, high school and college doesn't prepare you for the world of personal finance." Permanent link to this item in the archive.
PigPen Theatre Co. PigPen: atmospheric theatrical fables with...live music, puppetry, movement, and clever lighting effects Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, November 23, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

Reminder: today is great day to sit with relatives & friends & share stories: National Day of Listening. nationaldayoflistening.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, November 22, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

Clear, crisp night outside. In woods across from my home, an owl hoots. I'm thankful for its calling. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The ScienceOnline Thanksgiving message from @boraz @ktraphagen. Also a call for help. #scio13 scienceonline.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
My first post using Blogger was Thanksgiving Day 2000. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, November 21, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

My redesigning mistersugar.com a case study in inefficiency & ineptitude. But I plug along. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Turkey brining. Two-year-old crying. Rhythm Corps rocking. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The other kinds of expertise. Writes @boraz: Well, "nut graf" is funny, too. And so is "lede". And "word limit" is a funny concept. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Has NASA discovered life on Mars? I'm hoping it's a roly poly. thespacereporter.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Soft Matter, Or Just Marshmallows? Course at Duke next semester: Chemistry and Physics of Cooking, listed as Chem 89 cc: @ruhlman Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, November 20, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

To Kill a Mockingbird (1962) - IMDb. imdb.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Drinking rum runners (with homemade grenadine) & reminiscing with my dad. Good rum. Good stories, memories. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Finding Family after Forty Years. Duke IT Specialist Kisan Upadhaya rediscovers his family in Nepal and India Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Blocks. A new content management system to come. blockscms.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
RIP Pfc Brandon Buttry - The Buttry Diary. A fallen hero: "We laid Brandon Buttry to rest today." Permanent link to this item in the archive.
.@davewiner asks about your favorite independent blogger: Who's your BOTY? threads2.scripting.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Billboards and TV Screens. Looking through my river of Duke news, found this poem by a 16 year old. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Art Professions Icon Set (34 Icons, PNG). Free set of 34 icons, homage to the creative professions. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Controversial Casting For A Nina Simone Biopic : NPR. npr.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Still one of my favorite albums: Us by Peter Gabriel. Listened again yesterday. petergabriel.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Nice to see that Real World Records is still going strong. realworldrecords.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, November 19, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

Working with my dad on his storytelling to @liazuiker class tomorrow: He'll show his Crossroads School photos. zuikerchronicles.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Bringing the Rubenstein to Wikipedia. Bringing the Rubenstein Library to Wikipedia. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Reminder to myself to review this HowTo: Caring for Frontier databases. howtos.opml.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
National Day of Listening. Friday is @StoryCorps national day of listening: This year, honor a veteran. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
e-Book authoring platform Pressbooks going open source. osswatch.jiscinvolve.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The State of Mozilla: 2011 Annual Report - mozilla.org. mozilla.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Thread: I hope Mark Cuban reads this. I hope y'all are listening to @davewiner: "We need to use the Internet itself as social media." Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Zeega::Home. What is @Zeega? - "revolutionizing web publishing and interactive storytelling for a future beyond blogs" Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Ran into a wall this morning. Really. I have a bruise in middle of forehead to show for it. Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Sunday, November 18, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

Herman Melville, Science Writer. .@carlzimmer re Melville's Moby Dick: "This is science writing of the highest order, before there was science writing." Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Saturday, November 17, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

I'm making turkey stock for Thursday, soup for tonight. ruhlman.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Laughing with my dad about the Danny & the Juniors concert we saw back then: I heard them when. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, November 16, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

mistersugar.com: Let me count the ways. I'm glad, happy, thankful, delighted, honored and hopeful. Short new blog post: Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Storyteller — Work at Medium — Medium. "Medium is great for telling stories; we want someone on the inside helping to tell our story." Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Improving Public Access to Research Results. "...on a typical weekday over 700,000 users retrieve more than 1.5 million papers on PubMed Central" Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Here's outline I used for social media discussion at @AMSANational Knowledge4GlobalHealth Leadership Insitute. 3805.mediahackers.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Sally Rockey, NIH deputy director for extramural research: Improving Public Access to Research Results. nexus.od.nih.gov Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I'm leading chat about global health & social media today, & I'm using World Outline presentation node. worknotes.scripting.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, November 15, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

"Fetching stellar data" chrome.blogspot.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Raleigh's Quail Ridge Books up for sale, as longtime owner retires :: WRAL.com. wral.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, November 14, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

AMA Physician Masterfile. AMA Physician Masterfile has current & historical data for >1.4 million physicians, residents, & med students in US. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Thread: How did Cuban get caught? Important @davewiner: "I know this is just one scenario. It could turn out that Twitter is not a media company at all." Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Yesterday, @liazuiker came home from school talking about Cereal FACTS. So much sugar. cc: @patrickmustain cerealfacts.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
But, I've been inspired by the simple design of Svbtle.com, too. I'm so close to relaunching mistersugar.com. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Hmm, this Principles WordPress theme sure does look a lot like that of @dcurtis. themeforest.net Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Princeton University looking for a social media strategist (search the listings here). jobs.princeton.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Beachfront B-Roll. A place to download (for free!) unique HD stock video footage & animated backgrounds for any production purpose. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Nasher Museum Blogs: Lessons on Matisse. "The second lesson is people who think that modern art is so easy a 9 year old can do it are spectacularly wrong." Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, November 13, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

Pruning: Making room for something new by Jason Fried of 37signals. "We also stopped selling our Draft iPad app." This post explains why I can't find Draft anywhere. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
So glad to have my MacBook Pro back, sporting a new Samsung SSD drive. amazon.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
How to Tell if You're Involved in the Petraeus Scandal : The New Yorker. "Panetta said ... he expected Petraeus scandal to wind down by early 2015 but would not commit to ... timetable." Ha! Permanent link to this item in the archive.
PSA: there is no Talk Story show @casbahdurham tonight. We'll be back in December. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Please note that Talk Story show scheduled for tonight is canceled. We'll be back in December with more stories. show.storyblogging.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Duke to celebrate 50 years of black student integration. today.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, November 12, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

Caption for this photo says Chapel Hill is surrounded by mountains. I wish @davidbthomas was still photo editor. chapelhillnews.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Sunday, November 11, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

Why Listening Is So Much More Than Hearing. nytimes.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, November 09, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

Justinsomnia gets a new look: Long overdue for a redesign. justinsomnia.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
What is Neighborland? handbook.neighborland.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Here's a cool personal About page, by @glennf glennf.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, November 08, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

Why is my website not responding? Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The Social Life of Paper "Computer technology was supposed to replace paper. But that hasn't happened." Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, November 06, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

Good Fonts, Bad Fonts, and the Presidency "Americans will know exactly who to blame: typeface designers." Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, November 05, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

Daily Drop Cap: illustrative initial caps to prettify the internet and beautify your blog posts. dailydropcap.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Duke prof gets education while putting together a free, online course with @coursera today.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Sunday, November 04, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

I Didn't Write That. "...the essay launches into a tirade against the president that culminates in a comparison between him & Adolf Hitler." Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Crop Rotation and the Future of Farming. "Crops grow better, with fewer weeds and pest problems, if they are rotated in a careful sequence." Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Saturday, November 03, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

The Navigator: A Mediaeval Odyssey (1988) - IMDb. I saw this Aussie-Kiwi film with my dad many years ago: The Navigator: A Mediaeval Odyssey Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Trying to figure out what makes the search field expand in this Wordpress theme, Hum. Is is javascript? humdemo.wordpress.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Placehold.it - Quick and simple image placeholders. placehold.it Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, November 02, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

Lefkowitz talked yesterday about science being 99% failure, but failure teaches us. Humbling to see I've learned similar lesson. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
mistersugar.com: A Tale of Two Deans. From my 2003 blog post: "But in the end, I decided that I hadn't failed. I just hadn't yet succeeded. Yet." Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Hey @SciOctopus, you're mentioned in my blog post: ScienceOnline, from mango tree to tax exempt. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
This was great to hear yesterday: Robert Lefkowitz on science, life and 'eureka' moments. news.medicine.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Another slider solution: WordPress Slider & Gallery Plugin. slidedeck.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Got my EC2 server back online, and my OPML tools are at my fingertips again. Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, November 01, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

Geolo.cc - Retrieve position of your favorite places ! cc: @davewiner geolo.cc Permanent link to this item in the archive.
'Strangely enough, it all turns out well.' - 'How?' - 'I don't know. It's a mystery.' cla.calpoly.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
From the mouths of babes to the minds of adults everywhere: let's get this election over with. npr.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, October 31, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

Tomorrow at Carolina Science Cafe, a chat about plague, so tonight I might reread Defoe's A Journal of the Plague Year. moreheadplanetarium.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, October 30, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

A-Z index of funding opportunities from US National Science Foundation @NSF. nsf.gov Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Bootstrap 2.2.0 released - Twitter Bootstrap Blog. blog.getbootstrap.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I'm back at my @dukemedicine desk after a fabulous few days at the ScienceWriters2012 meeting. #sciwri12 sciencewriters2012.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, October 29, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

mistersugar.com: Probing Minds. From my 2001 article, re #sciwri #scirobot: "What sounds to me like AM radio static mixed with Morse code..." Permanent link to this item in the archive.
So impressed with how @rosehoban is building the independent North Carolina Health News. northcarolinahealthnews.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
For those not at #sciwri12 to hear Duke's Miguel Nicolelis on robotic limbs & mind control, see his TEDMED talk. tedmed.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The Name of the Wind. Writes @huler: Giving storms names was a scientific stroke of genius. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Duke Researchers Speak to Science Writers at National Conference. #sciwri12 today.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
This storify roundup by @marynmck is fantastic example of live tweeting a conference session. #SciWri12 storify.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Sunday, October 28, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

How Human Beings Almost Vanished From Earth In 70,000 B.C. : Krulwich Wonders... : NPR. "We damn near went extinct." quote from @samkean in @rkrulwich post on supervolcano Toba Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Hurricane Sandy: Live Updates - Interactive Feature. It takes about eight hours to shut down the NYC subway system, but the bus system requires only six hours. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
In 2003 post, Picture it, I wrote about Brian K. Vaughan, withPDF of earlier article. cc: @experrinment mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Saturday, October 27, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

.@DavidQuammen mentions Beatrice Hahn et al. cut-hunter hypothesis for HIV spillover; I heard Hahn at Duke; fascinating. chavi-id-duke.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
From my '04 thesis: "before my #PeaceCorps, bookstore shelves started bulging w/ new books abt infectious diseases" mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
.@DavidQuammen says read this book: Science as a Process, by David Hull #sciwri12 amazon.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
2007 NGS article Infectious Animals by @DavidQuammen led to his new book Spillover #sciwri12 8m.stor.im Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Here's 2007 NGS article by @DavidQuammen that was early step in writing new book Spillover: Infectious Animals #sciwri12 ngm.nationalgeographic.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Nice way to end great first day of #sciwri12, with Quammen/Dobbs discussion. theopennotebook.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Andrew Su lab is here. #sciwri12 sulab.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Here's @davewiner worknote explaining Fix Twitter breakage. Thanks for making it work again, Dave. worknotes.scripting.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Here's your Cannabis & Cannabinoids primer from National Cancer Institute #sciwri12 cancer.gov Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Here's WHO report on Global Observatory for eHealth series, mentioned by @KevinClauson at #sciwri12 who.int Permanent link to this item in the archive.
My 2004 masters thesis article: Narratives of North Carolina Epidemiology. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Elements iPad app from Touch Press gets kudos at #sciwri12 #sciebk session. touchpress.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
This is a test Radio2 post to see if it goes to Twitter. Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, October 26, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

A Tool to Assess Faculty Scholarly Productivity. FSPI's latest data (2010) ranks Duke faculty fourth in overall faculty productivity behind Harvard, Stanford, MIT. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Seriously, @SunTrust? "Please note: If you are using a Macintosh computer, you must access the site via Internet Explorer." Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I'm eagerly awaiting v3.2 of @FoundationZurb, promised for today. foundation.zurb.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
JCI - Take a deep breath: pulmonary research inspires. The lung is 1 of 3 organs (along with skin & GI tract) that are in constant contact with surrounding environment. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
In the spirit of #ff & #blogtogether, a new thread: To whom would you give a gold medal? threads.storyblogging.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, October 25, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

Super cake: 9100 receives special thank you from a patient. Gives @cakebossbuddy a run for the title IMHO. news.medicine.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
mistersugar.com: Gold-medal blogging. What @liazuiker suggests for my costume at @sconc #sciwri12 party: "You should wear your seven gold medals, dad." Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Science on Screen Grants. coolidge.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
No Trespassing - The Morning News. Guess what the map is telling. themorningnews.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
This, by @boraz: Beats vs obsessions, columns vs. blogs, and other angels dancing on pins. blogs.scientificamerican.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Now that's some #sciInk. cc: @carlzimmer @ktraphagen facebook.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The Salt Institute for Documentary Studies. Salt: "Our purpose ... to push our students to do work that makes their documentary hero's jaw drop." Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Cowbird. Cowbird: We think Apps are destined for obsolescence - they'll be CD-Roms of tomorrow. We believe in the open Web. Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, October 24, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

Contents Magazine: content strategy, online publishing, new-school editorial work. Looks cool. (via @pensato) contentsmagazine.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
T-Minus 2 Days to Foundation 3.2 by ZURB. zurb.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Help fund this: 27 Months: A Peace Corps Documentary. indiegogo.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, October 23, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

I really like this #wordpress theme: Hum. Notice it's got the cool sidebar rollover effect I liked on Nieman site. humdemo.wordpress.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Is @ruhlman's blog design the inspiration for Wordpress.com theme Delicacy? theme.wordpress.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
My middle-school daughter studied oases last week, so I'll show her this site for Siwa Oasis. siwawi.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
DNSly - Simple DNS Management for Amazon Route 53 and Rackspace Cloud DNS. dnsly.net Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Illinois governor, senators back proposed health insurance co-op SimpleHx - Health Care News - Crain's Chicago Business. My friend, Dr. Elmer Abbo, is quoted in this article about his group's proposal for a Chicago health care co-op Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, October 22, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

Limoncello Another to make. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Annals of Internal Medicine. Iatrogenic Fungal Meningitis: Tragedy Repeated - by John Perfect, chief of Division of Infectious Diseases @dukemedicine Permanent link to this item in the archive.
#ScioSoCal Panelist Karyn Traphagen: Science and Serendipity. Tonight at ScienceOnline SoCal - @ktraphagen a "boundary bridger" #scio13 Permanent link to this item in the archive.
City Silhouettes - high quality world wide city silhouettes open resource citysilhouettes.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Newsweek's demise inspired yesterday's blog post: On magazines, printed and online. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The New Yorker's Endorsement of Barack Obama : The New Yorker. The Republicans, however, showed no greater interest in working with Obama than did the ayatollahs. Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Sunday, October 21, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

This looks, & sounds, fantastic: Hecho en Mexico - Movie Trailers - iTunes. trailers.apple.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
$2 million prize announced for a cure for blindness by 2020 - baltimoresun.com. Sing it, Art: $2 million in gold bullion to cure blindness by 2020. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Slippery Business Am reminded about this 2007 @newyorker piece about olive oil. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
mistersugar.com: On magazines, printed and online. "For me, reading has been a contact sport." New blog post about books & magazines. On my blog, naturally. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I am such a slow blogger. But I eventually get my thoughts constructed. New post about magazines next. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Dad just called from Old Sturbridge Village in New England, says my kids would love dressing up in olde garb. osv.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Excited for next weekend's ScienceWriters2012 meeting in Raleigh. So many writers I read & admire. Much to learn. sciencewriters2012.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
5 Blogging Tips For Newbies, by @fenellasaunders reporting on last week's #Back2Blog meeting. spotlight.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Here's @deborahblum blog post with more details: Poisoning the (Female) Tourist in Asia. wired.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I enjoyed hearing @deborahblum on NPR: Tourist Deaths Raise Poison Expert's Suspicions. npr.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Looking for how to change Disqus comment count text, found answer here: Adapting to the Disqus 2012 Update. techpounce.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Saturday, October 20, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

The 100% Easy-2-Read Standard - really good web design tips here. informationarchitects.net Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Typography & Layout behind new Signal vs. Noise: "entire redesign process started with typesetting the post" #back2blog. 37signals.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Back Alley Bikes has been recommended to me for good bike repair. My steel-frame Trek mountain bike needs refurbishing. backalleybikes.net Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, October 19, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

Author and Cancer Physician Siddhartha Mukherjee to Speak at Duke, Nov. 28. Cancer physician Siddhartha Mukherjee to speak at Duke, Nov. 28, co-sponsored by @dukemedicine Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Erin's aunt & uncle star in this: Coming of Age (2012) - 48 Hour Film Project NH youtube.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Open Access Week at Duke: @jasonpriem talks Altmetrics & the Decoupled Journal 10/22 3pm #scio13 blogs.library.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
New exhibit at Duke - Words Matter: How Writing Helps Alums Make a Difference. today.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Beet Fest at Duke Oct 20, 4-7pm, at Duke Campus Farm. sites.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I dig the archives-search approach at bottom of Signal vs. Noise. Been contemplating similar way for mistersugar.com 37signals.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Granta 120: Medicine. Perhaps a visit to the bookstore for me. This issue looks intriguing. granta.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Hashtag help: #sciwri12 is for the ScienceWriters2012 meeting starting next week in Raleigh, NC. sciencewriters2012.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Because not knowing what a hashtag means bugs me, for those wondering about #scio13, it's for ScienceOnline2013. scienceonline.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, October 18, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

Duke Medicine Dev & Alumni Affairs hiring PR Specialist, Sr, someone with dev exp incl social media/web strategy. Contact me for more info. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
3390 Aase Social Media. Take the Health Care Social Media Survey Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Bringing the Social Media Revolution to Health Care. New book from @mayoclinic re: training & tools required to engage & walk with our patients where they are - online. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Rust Belt discussion: ruins & reviving both. A thread in my blogging for last 10 years. #clevelandrocks andrewsullivan.thedailybeast.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Minimal Posters - Six Women Who Changed Science. And The World. hydrogeneportfolio.tumblr.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, October 17, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

Says @Ruhlman: 'Shallots are 1 of the great magic elements in the kitchen.' Watch his video on making Potato Gratin. ruhlman.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
One of my favorite dishes to order & eat: Yellow Curry -- Kaeng Kari shesimmers.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Check how your responsive site looks in various mobile screens: The Responsinator. responsinator.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Responsive Sketchsheets - ZURB Playground - ZURB.com. zurb.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Tough Old Lizard To Face Grave Romantic Troubles, Say Scientists : Krulwich Wonders npr.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The Monti Podcast episode #45 features my friend Carter Kersh. He killed it at season opener last month. Listen! themonti.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
A one-hoot owl loudly calling in the woods across the street. Love that late-night sound in the crisp fall air. Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, October 16, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

Great conversation just now with a Duke resident who has similar love of the gnip (Caribbean fruit). Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Oh, my, this is fun, & funny: For all details on Mitt Romney's 5 trillion dollar tax plan - ROMNEYTAXPLAN.COM romneytaxplan.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Duke moving email system to cloud - Microsoft Office 365. I hope this means my Outlook woes will soon be over. today.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, October 15, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

And here's my favorite from my archives, about my love/hate relationship with spiders: Bugs in the night. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Here's @boraz blogging about spiders & Charlotte's Web: what was she smoking? blogs.scientificamerican.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Charlotte's Web is 60, on NPR this morning, with audio of E.B. White reading. It's been bedtime reading for my kids. npr.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, October 12, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

Tomorrow night, I write a post about my affliction (addiction?) for organizing events. #intervention Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I'm still baffled why I'm usually last to get new Twitter features even though I was early in. twitter.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Well, here's outline of some of what we'll try to discuss tomorrow at Back to the Blog. backto.storyblogging.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
BlogHer Food '13 will be in Austin in June 2013. blogher.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Would be nice if we got 7 more to register & attend tomorrow's Back to the Blog event at Duke. 50 is good number. sites.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The new @DukeU on Twitter -- excellent tutorial for designing your Twitter profile background. spotlight.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The Selfish Meme - Frank Rose - The Atlantic. "A closer look at the advantages conferred by storytelling offers some clues..." Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Dark Social: We Have the Whole History of the Web Wrong - Alexis C. Madrigal - The Atlantic. This ... vast trove of social traffic is essentially invisible to most analytics programs. I call it DARK SOCIAL. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
For tomorrow's Back to the Blog meeting, we'll use #back2blog. Hoping others join online discussion. sites.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Thread: Catching up on OPML & RSS stuff. Writes @davewiner: "Ask not what the Internet can do for you, ask what you can do for the Internet" Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Back to the Blog. Have I mentioned the Back to the Blog event we're having at Duke tomorrow? Come talk with us about trends in blogging. Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, October 11, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

Tomorrow, @etemplin joins @dukemedicine as our new web writer. So glad to welcome her to the team. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
A quiet office. So nice. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Tales from the Battlefield. Deadly bat-borne viruses Hendra, Nipah, SARS-like coronavirus - infectious diseases expert Prof Linfa Wang @DukeNUS Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Have you read long list of contributors to ScienceOnline2012? Pls contact me or @ktraphagen to help with #scio13 scienceonline.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Today at Duke, I'm talking with my Webcom colleagues about my dabblings in @foundationzurb @twbootstrap, OPML Editor & more. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
New Duke landing page for all news Lefkowitz & Nobel. spotlight.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Yes, we're meeting this Saturday at Duke to discuss Back to the Blog. We have seats (free!), & good trends to cover. sites.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, October 10, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

MALAMPA UNITE - The Amrikejo band, on Malekula Island in Vanuatu. youtube.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Duke News: Robert Lefkowitz Shares Nobel Prize in Chemistry. today.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Here's a 2003 profile of Lefkowitz (now Nobel laureate) by @cathyclabby. cc: @sconc newsobserver.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Website of the Lefkowitz Lab. lefkolab.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Hear Nobel laureate Robert Lefkowitz of @dukemedicine talk about his path to science. news.medicine.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Congratulations, Dr. Lefkowitz, professor of medicine @dukemedicine, on receiving the Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2012. news.medicine.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, October 08, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

Please come hear stories about 'Choices' tomorrow night. Likely to be next-to-last Talk Story show I organize. talk.storyblogging.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
ConvergeSouth is this Friday 10/12. The 7th annual conference. I can't attend, but with my friends there the best. convergesouth.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
TEDxRaleigh brings cocktail of cranial caffeine, brain tonic, and intellectual meth. N&O on upcoming TEDxRaleigh: 'designed to be a cocktail of cranial caffeine, brain tonic, and intellectual meth' Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Very nice personal podcast of @joeld: Howell Creek Radio. howellcreekradio.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Program Report from my talk to the Durham Rotary Club last week: Creating Online Communities. durhamrotaryclub.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
We need your voices at Back to the Blog, to share your experience as blogger & ideas for design, style, trends & more. sites.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Sharing Medical Records With Patients. "[F]ew patients have...consulted their own records. Most do not fully grasp extent of their legal rights ..." Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Sunday, October 07, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

Rodriguez: The rock icon who didn't know it - 60 Minutes cbsnews.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Using @Ruhlman Bread Baking Basics iPad app, & my orange mixer, to make boule. ruhlman.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Saturday, October 06, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

Talk Story is Tues. My talk to Duke Webcom is Thurs. Back to the Blog is Sat. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
http://howlermagazine.com/ Got my first issue of Howler Magazine, looking forward to reading about soccer this weekend. Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, October 05, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

Redesigning mistersugar.com, while watching Apocalypse Now. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Mandy Patinkin: 25 Years After 'The Princess Bride,' He's Not Tired Of That Line - NPR. npr.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
That peanut-butter-&-salmonella post by @marynmck reminds me of my 2005 post about food-sick blogging. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Blog post by @marynmck: Becoming Part Of The Story (Maybe): The Peanut Butter Recall. wired.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Does @farmerleejones have Italian prune plum tree? I need plums. Here's my blog post about The Chef's Garden. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Talk Story returns next Tuesday @CasbahDurham, with stories about 'Choices'. talk.storyblogging.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Angry Robot: Behold, New Design. Blog design advice from @dsankey: "Go down to one column." Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Writing on the Wall - graffiti in the Duke library. dukemagazine.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, October 04, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

From @DukeMagazine: Rivertown Revival, feature about alums in tres cool @Saxapahaw. dukemagazine.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
CSS Comb - tool for sorting CSS properties in specific order. I know my code is messy. Hair, too. csscomb.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Wednesday, October 03, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

In search of Italian prune plums (to make slivovitz). Struck out with @MelissasProduce. Anyone out West have source? produceoasis.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Saw an ad in @NewYorker for Port Magazine. port-magazine.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The Rise of Drug-Resistant Gonorrhea : The New Yorker. newyorker.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Mayo Clinic apps for patients. mayoclinic.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Another 2 hours wasted wrangling with Drupal. [primal scream] Permanent link to this item in the archive.
They made ScienceOnline2012 possible. "But, Bora and I knew, before we could get to 450, we needed to get to 3." #scio13 Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Instagram in the O.R.: Hearing Restoration Surgery Live-Tweeted theatlantic.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Faculty panel discussion today at Duke: The place of social media in one's academic work (and life). sites.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
One of the best parts of being a #scio13 organizer is thanking so many: They made ScienceOnline2012 possible. scienceonline.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Tuesday, October 02, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

Tewfic El-Sawy on why photojournalists pair images with audio - Soundslides. blog.soundslides.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Getting excited for ScienceWriters2012 #sciwri12 meeting later this month. I'm volunteering, & participating. sciencewriters2012.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Walking back with my cinnamon roll, ran into storyteller who will be at Talk Story: Choices next Tues @casbahdurham. talk.storyblogging.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
On NPR yesterday, @deanna about When Are Emoticons OK? This morning, I saw license plate: I:-D npr.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Internal alarm just sounded: You haven't had your daily cinnamon roll, Anton. Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Monday, October 01, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

Read: 'This world we are giving you is changing & those changes are going to be the defining story of your generation.' southernfriedscience.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
At my Duke job, we have a call for our faculty to be storytellers at Talk Story: Voices of Medicine show in Nov. news.medicine.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Duke Forward - Medicine that changes the world. Big capital campaign across Duke. dukeforward.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I used OPML outliner to rewrite speech. I'm finally grokking the outliner! Thx to @davewiner's Outliner cribsheet cribsheet.opml.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Reminder: if you're in the Triangle (or even beyond), join us for Back to the Blog 10/13 at Duke. sites.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Sunday, September 30, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

Just realized I could be using an outliner to prepare for my Rotary Club talk tomorrow. Now, now I understand the outliner. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
It'll be honor & pleasure to tell ScienceOnline story at Durham Rotary Club tomorrow. Our #scio13 community rocks. scienceonline.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I'm using the orange backpack for visit to Carrboro Music Festival. Listen to me Talk Story about the pack's past. talk.storyblogging.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
It's a beautiful fall day for the 2012 Carrboro Music Festival. carrboromusicfestival.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Tomorrow I'll be speaker at Rotary Club of Durham, talking about online community building. durhamrotaryclub.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Freezer needs fixing now, so I reached in, felt around, shocked the hell out of my finger. Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Saturday, September 29, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

New, big campaign to support Duke University: #DukeForward dukeforward.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Rainy day, quiet house, sleeping child, lull before the #scio13 lottery results. Curling up with a book & a beer. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Some nice fonts from Lost Type Co-op. losttype.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Good background to Twitter Bootstrap - turns out out it shares DNA with Zurb Foundation. news.ycombinator.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Friday, September 28, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

Need a good backup in the cloud? @Strongspace is solid & dependable. strongspace.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Grey pants and bucket seat Here's another story from the first Talk Story show in July, this segment from Carter Kersh. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I'm wearing a green linen shirt I bought in Cairns, Queensland (Australia) in 1999. Good memories. mistersugar.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
"Tears Happen" great short video. andrewsullivan.thedailybeast.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Post by @marcoarment, good for anyone who's tried to help a parent or grandparent with tech: iCloud Backup marco.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I've added Back to the Blog to Duke's calendar of events, 10/13/2012. calendar.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Where is the Typewriter tool in Acrobat X? blogs.adobe.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Sitting down with a mocha & ScienceSeeker - so much great content in this river of science news & blogging scienceseeker.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.

Thursday, September 27, 2012 Link to this date in the archive.

Gallery of free HTML snippets for Twitter Bootstrap. bootsnipp.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
That's right, @smalljones is coming to Back to the Blog. Can we get @HC @ruby @brianr? Other long-time bloggers? sites.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I love watching this Duke timelapse video. vimeo.com Permanent link to this item in the archive.
I finally have details for event I've been talking about for months. See Back to the Blog. Join us 10/13 at Duke. sites.duke.edu Permanent link to this item in the archive.
There, their, they're. I spent a lot of time teaching these homonyms to my students in Vanuatu. But even I screw them up sometimes. Permanent link to this item in the archive.
The Story of Medicine at Duke. dukemedicine.org Permanent link to this item in the archive.
Superfine Ampworks. I learned about the work of Lora & Tim & their boutique & vintage tube guitar amplifier service company. Permanent link to this item in the archive.