Superb, raw, experimental punk-edged post-rock. I’ve been listening to the magnificently doomed “The Dying Hour” all night. All four tracks on the page are downloadable for free.
One of the most influential graphic novels ever, Bryan Talbot’s LUTHER ARKWRIGHT, is now available as a pay-download — the first part for Â£1/$2, the whole thing for Â£5/$9. Do it.
Scientists at SUNY Downstate Medical Center have discovered a molecular mechanism that maintains memories in the brain. In an article in Science magazine, they demonstrate that by inhibiting the molecule they can erase long-term memories.
Scientists have found a way to trick cancer cells into committing suicide. The article is notable for the phrase “the executioner enzyme caspase-3.” We have Executioner Enzymes now.
Oh my god. Infamous Defamer-style Silicon Valley gossipblog/club-hammer Valleywag has created and released their inaugural Spider Jerusalem Award for the best blurb in tech journalism.
This is peculiarly glorious to me.
(Via Doug Fort, thanks)