I’m sure that Brodhead doesn’t mean this as a swipe at the current administration, but I do. Research woes seen ahead, from the News & Observer Research is dependent on federal dollars and foreign-born graduate students — both of which are becoming scarcer. “Imagine the paradox in a world where it’s all too easy for jobs to go across borders but all too hard for intelligent people to come across.. Read More
A case history of Gollum. I’m not kidding. A precious case from Middle Earth, from BMJ (via BoingBoing) The comments are almost better than the article itself.