In a couple hours I’ll be on a plane to Portland! I’ve set up some posts to go up during my absence, and I may blog at the conference if I get burnt out on evolution (unlikely, I know). Until then, here are some interesting stories I’ve seen recently to keep you busy.
- NHL champions the Chicago Blackhawks will bring the Stanley Cup to the Chicago gay pride parade. Yet another reason why I love being a Chicagoan.
- Young professors are trying to gain some extra respect in academia by purposefully dying their hair gray. And you thought teaching all those undergrads would be enough to do it naturally.
- Barry White fans are finally justified by science: Romantic songs make women more open to dates.
- And here’s a lolcat that’s sure to lift your luggage: