Tropical Fish, Opioid Delivery System, or Nightmare Fuel?

D) All of the Above. Sounds like a promising murder weapon…

With their large lower canines, fang blennies deliver opioid-laced venom that seems to cause a sudden drop in their predators’ blood pressure.

from NYT Science


This fish-themed post is posted in honor of the French April 1 tradition, poissons d’avril. It involves exchanging humorous fish-themed cards and stealthily attaching paper fish to unsuspecting acquaintances.


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Why We Can’t Look Away From Our Screens

By CLAUDIA DREIFUS In a new book, the social psychologist Adam Alter warns that our devotion to digital devices has morphed into something very much like addiction.
The New York Times
Published: March 5, 2017 at 02:00PMRead more: http://nyti.ms/2mxELZJ


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From New York Times Education: A Bubble for Your Thoughts? Not for Long


By INYOUNG KANG

In May, ACT Inc. announced its test will go digital. Is it the end of the No. 2 pencil and the bubbles on a standardized-test answer sheet?

Published: August 1, 2013 at 02:00PM

from NYT Education http://nyti.ms/2ldFz5o


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From New York Times Education: A Bubble for Your Thoughts? Not for Long


By INYOUNG KANG

In May, ACT Inc. announced its test will go digital. Is it the end of the No. 2 pencil and the bubbles on a standardized-test answer sheet?

Published: August 1, 2013 at 02:00PM

from NYT Education http://nyti.ms/2ldFz5o


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From New York Times Education: How to Live Wisely


By RICHARD J. LIGHT

What does it mean to live a productive life? What about a happy life? Five exercises that tackle the tough questions. Try these at home.

Published: July 30, 2015 at 02:00PM

from NYT Education http://nyti.ms/2ldslFT


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From New York Times Education: How to Live Wisely


By RICHARD J. LIGHT

What does it mean to live a productive life? What about a happy life? Five exercises that tackle the tough questions. Try these at home.

Published: July 30, 2015 at 02:00PM

from NYT Education http://nyti.ms/2ldslFT


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