Nobel

7:35am

Wed December 12, 2012
Dispatches from Kolkata 12/12

From Kolkata with love: a Chinese Nobel laureate's Kolkata connection

Mo Yan
Naveen Kishore Seagull Books

Dispatches from Kolkata for Dec. 12, 2012

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1:25pm

Thu January 5, 2012
Doomsday clock adjustment

Buried Treasure: The end of the world may be one minute closer than we thought

Under CC license from Anthony Citrano. http://www.flickr.com/photos/zigzaglens/2863467050/sizes/o/in/photostream/

I just received a press release with this subject heading:

News Advisory - Doomsday Clock - Major Announcement to be Made Tuesday by Bulletin of Atomic Scientists

That'll get your attention, won't it? So I read the email. Turns out after "year-long deliberations" a collection of scientists will determine whether or not the end of the world is more nigh than it was at the beginning of 2011.

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