Archive for date: March 16, 2006

NPR : Fun with DNA

March 16, 2006 | Science | By: Mark VandeWettering

This is just too cool! Need to make a few million nanoscale smiley faces? Rothemund has developed a computer program that can analyze a shape, figure out the right folding pattern, and then tell you what DNA staples you need to make that shape.”It’s really easy and fun, actually, to make whatever you want at […]

Payment and Apology

March 16, 2006 | Rants and Raves | By: Mark VandeWettering

A couple of days ago I pointed out the hypocrisy of Isaac Hayes in accepting payment for episodes of Southpark that ridiculed religion but adopting a different standard when it applied to him. Christian Pundits agreed with me. The problem is, I don’t agree with much that Christian Pundits have to say about anything. For […]