Unrelated to all that, 5/31 edition

frogging in the rain

Dictators are only nightmares, they don’t exist in real life.  How much are the results of dictator games laboratory artifacts?

Also, because it was bad.  Seven reasons why journals reject papers.

The origin of outsight, I’d say!  Book review on foraging with prefrontal cortex.  Not that humans have particularly large frontal lobes anyway.

But look at that author list!  GWAS identifies genetic variants associated with educational attainment, but might it be a bit underpowered?  The variants only explain 2% of variation which is…not a lot.

Australia is surprisingly recognizable.  But then, broad stretches of Norway look like my homeland in the Pacific Northwest.  Geoguessr.

In the “things you should know about” department.  The world’s bloodiest civil war: China, 1850-1864.

Well there go all my passwords.  Why your password sucks.

It’s been a musical week.  Boards of Canada are back, and just as awesome as I had hoped.  Daft Punk and 2001 were made for each other.  And I really can’t get this Daft Punk/Mad Men combo out of my head.

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