Something Starry

Creative Vision
Hard Work
More Time Than You Originally Thought x 2

(though 7067 dominoes and a cool soundtrack don’t hurt)


Video swiped from Smart Bitches, Trashy Books


Something Agricultural

There’s a slight chance some of you might not have seen this terrific parody by Greg Peterson and his brothers already, but even if you have, it’s worth enjoying again:

 Janie and I saw these young men being interviewed on a morning TV program yesterday.  Neither of us knew the original song (since one of us is nine, I’m calling that a win), but I don’t think it’s necessary.

Something Chemical

I know it’s a different branch of Science™, but I so want to see them demonstrate a Hadron Collider—with tachyons:

This video was produced by Marie Curie Actions, which, among other things, supplies grants and fellowships to reserchers in all scientific branches.  And they apparently have a sense of humor, too.  Excellent.

The music is “Fledermaus Can’t Get It” by Von Südenfed.  I can neither express nor explain how tickled I am by the title of this piece.


(video shamelessly swiped from Smart Bitches, Trashy Books)

Something to (Make) Believe

So many people sent me this, which means most of you have probably seen it, already, but it bears a repeat or two.

For those of you who didn’t grow up with Mr. Rogers . . . It’s difficult to explain the impact he had on those of us who did.

But it was a lot like this:

Thanks, guys—I needed this!