Tag Archives: anniversary

My delicious.com bookmarks for October 23rd through October 28th

  • Darwin teaching ‘divides opinion’ – Very depressing. This isn't hard. Creationism and Intelligent Design is not science and therefore has no place in the Science classroom.
  • Share the Memories: Happy 8th Birthday iPod – I didn't get mine until January 2002 but it was worth the wait. After a series of tape and CD players that never quite lived up to the promise, the first gen iPod really did change the way I listened to music. Plus it still works, which is more than can be said for my fifth gen iPod…

My delicious.com bookmarks for August 25th through August 27th

  • Clive Thompson on the New Literacy – Maybe the Internet isn't the end of literacy after all…
  • Galileo’s telescope reaches 400th anniversary – "Exactly 400 years ago today, on 25 August 1609, the Italian astronomer and philosopher Galilei Galileo showed Venetian merchants his new creation, a telescope – the instrument that was to bring him both scientific immortality and, more immediately, a whole lot of trouble."
  • Creationists, now they’re coming for your children – "The Greatest Show on Earth is a book about the positive evidence that evolution is a fact. It is not intended as an antireligious book. I’ve done that, it’s another T-shirt, this is not the place to wear it again. Bishops and theologians who have attended to the evidence for evolution have given up the struggle against it."

My del.icio.us bookmarks for June 30th through July 2nd