Weekend Link Dump

In the News

Pro-democracy protesters overtake Islamist group’s HQ in Benghazi [CNN]
Mitt Romney releases 2011 tax return; Pays effective tax rate of 14.1% [ABC News]
Cannabis Compound Stops Metastasis In Aggressive Cancers [Huffington Post]
Singer Fiona Apple Arrested On Drug Charge In Texas [Reuters]
Dispute Over A Pork Steak Results In Death [CBS News]
Mom Sues Police After Being Arrested For Letting Her Kids Play Outside [rt.com]
Homeless Men Save Teen From Sex Offender’s Alleged Attack [CBS Sacramento]
84-Year Old Man Builds An Airplane Out Of A Bathtub [Damn Geeky]

Science and Technology

A “Super-Earth” Found 50-Lightyears Away [Yahoo News]
Most Detailed Photo of the Apollo 11 Lunar Landing [ZME Science]
Scientists Make Monkeys Smarter Using Brain Implants [io9]
Growing Organs From Scratch [CNET]
Signs of the U.S. Drought Are Underground [nasa.gov]
Ancient Syrian Tools Came From Volcano in Turkey [ScienceBlog]
6,500-Year-Old Beeswax Filling Hints at Ancient Dentistry [Science Alert]

Pictures and Video

Somewhat Rare Photo-Shoot From the ‘Dark Knight’ 2008 [Imgur]
5 Seriously Bizarre Vending Machines [wgrd.com]
Sarah Silverman Takes On Voter ID Legislation [YouTube]
Marilyn Manson Teaches a Class [YouTube]
All 32 NFL Quarterbacks & Their Muppet Doppelgangers [Buzzfeed]


2 responses to “Weekend Link Dump

  1. Hey there just wanted to give you a brief heads up and let you know a few of
    the images aren’t loading properly. I’m not sure why but I think its
    a linking issue. I’ve tried it in two different browsers and both show the same outcome.

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