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Stephan Zielinski Stephan Zielinski Jul 28, 2018.

Predicting embryo success, & only 1/3 of fert. eggs can come to term

Predicting embryo success, & only 1/3 of fert. eggs can come to term

Not all embryos are at all likely to implant, let alone make it all the way to babyhood. This video is about an interesting development in predicting which ones are going to make it, but it also has some useful numbers— particularly that only about one in three embryos can come to term.

This, obviously, is a strong argument that legislation predicated on the notion of "life begins at...

Stephan Zielinski Stephan Zielinski Jun 29, 2018.

Kricheli-Katz et alia - How many cents on the dollar? Women and men in product markets

Kricheli-Katz et alia - How many cents on the dollar? Women and men in product markets

Tamar Kricheli-Katz and Tali Regev - How many cents on the dollar? Women and men in product markets

Abstract:

Gender inequality in contemporary U.S. society is a well-documented, widespread phenomenon. However, little is known about gender disparities in product markets. This study is the first to use actual market data to study the behavior of women and men as sellers and buyers and differences...

Stephan Zielinski Stephan Zielinski May 08, 2018.

One Texas gay marriage, with ovarian cancer

One Texas gay marriage, with ovarian cancer

Austin Statesman - Travis County clerk issues first legal gay marriage license in Texas

Travis County clerk issues first legal gay marriage license in Texas

Texas gay marriage: Travis County clerk issues 1st same-sex marriage license in Texas

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Two Austin women were married Thursday morning on a state judge's orders, igniting celebrations from supporters and condemnation from the...

Stephan Zielinski Stephan Zielinski May 06, 2018.

Brent at alia: . . . Evolution of Menopause in Killer Whales

Brent at alia: . . . Evolution of Menopause in Killer Whales

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.…

The "Summary" section:

"Classic life-history theory predicts that menopause should not occur because there should be no selection for survival after the cessation of reproduction [ 1 ]. Yet, human females routinely live 30 years after they have stopped reproducing [ 2 ]. Only two other species—killer whales (Orcinus orca) and short-finned pilot whales...

Stephan Zielinski Stephan Zielinski Sep 28, 2016.

J.C. Penney sweaters for older women: "Sag Harbor®"

J.C. Penney sweaters for older women: "Sag Harbor®"

Collection here. Don’t you want to be a Sag Harbor® girl?

Apparently wanting to save on hair and makeup prep costs, they’ve cut the models off at the mouth:

Special bargain: the Sag Harbor® American Dream Sweater Vest Jacket is on sale:

Which, per the product notes, is imported. An imported American flag vest jacket. Perhaps it should come with a sign reading “Keep your government hands off my...

Stephan Zielinski Stephan Zielinski Apr 05, 2016.

Winston Moseley is dead

Winston Moseley is dead

http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/nyc-c…

The man who raped and murdered Kitty Genovese — in what became one of the most sensational crimes in the history of New York City — has died, officials said.

A misreport of what happened quickly became urban legend. See The New Yorker: Nicholas Lemann - A Call for Help.

Stephan Zielinski Stephan Zielinski Mar 07, 2016.

Jerry Markon - Can a 3-year old represent herself in immigration court? This judge thinks so.

Jerry Markon - Can a 3-year old represent herself in immigration court? This judge thinks so.
Can a 3-year old represent herself in immigration court? This judge thinks so.

A senior Justice Department official said, “I have trained 3-year-olds and 4-year-olds in…

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Can a 3-year old represent herself in immigration court? This judge thinks so.

By Jerry Markon March 5 at 4:57 PM

A senior Justice Department official is arguing that 3- and 4-year-olds can learn immigration law...

Stephan Zielinski Stephan Zielinski Jan 17, 2015.

Popeye loops: animated Popeye GIFs

Popeye loops: animated Popeye GIFs

http://popeyeloops.tumblr.com

(Pointer from Laughing Squid.)

Popeye Loops, A Tumblr Blog Featuring Looping Animated GIFs of Scenes From the 'Popeye the Sailor'…

"It's not what I used to was, it's what I'm gonner be." Popeye Loops is a…

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