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Scientist Killed by Drunk Trucker

Local Channel 13 here in Tucson reports that Dr. Rafe Sagarin, a marine ecologist at the University of Arizona’s Biosphere 2 (where he is leading an exciting new project to create a living model of the Gulf of California) has been killed by a drunk trucker being held for manslaughter. 291 more words

Science

It's weird

It’s weird to be a college graduate | It’s weird to live with my parents again | It’s weird to not know what my future hold | It’s weird to think I am supposed to feel like an adult now but I don’t really | It’s weird not seeing my friends every second of every day | It’s weird that I have to make “responsible” decisions now | It’s all weird (right now). 325 more words

play

the ball does not matter     to him
it is the play
the movement and bright colors
it is the     interaction
and i cannot escape this same need… 42 more words

Poetry

Melocactus Conoideus

My Melocactus Conoideus is a recent addition to my collection – I just bought it last Sunday at EcoGro, a small aquaponics shop and purveyor of unique and interesting cacti and other succulents. 321 more words

Tucson

How many ways can you say "it's hot"?

Tucson Today rule #1: you can’t say it’s “hot” until the temperature reaches at least 100°.

But why call it “hot” when there’s other original, G-rated words to describe it? 38 more words

Weather

Iwi Tavor 5.56 16" FDE 30RD

This optimized, ergonomic Bullpup design gives you short rifle convenience with long rifle accuracy. Features include:

  • Long stroke piston operation
  • High strength impact modified polymer body…
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