Investigative reporter for Wired & other magazines, writing a book about autism/neurodiversity for Avery/Penguin 2015. One of @Time's selected science tweeters.
Gorgeous 1898 moon map.
"I see you have guests..." via @AmazonDroneBot, who I am now following. Or is it following me?
Awesome pic: Camouflage class at NYU, 1943, by Marjory Collins. http://goo.gl/5ou51e
Geeky dessert du jour: Octo-pie.
Science meme of the day [via #FB].
Another pic of the Dead's Phil Lesh playing right now for free in Central Park. [via #FB]
San Francisco, 1848. Not quite a bustling metropolis yet.
Vintage racism from a boycott campaign that failed spectacularly.
.@thinkprogress' LGBT page is full of good news today. Progress! http://goo.gl/1c6Dr2
Awesome pic of an LA drive-in, 1958. Via @reddit.
Again: These beautiful animals, Western black rhinos, are now officially extinct.
Good to see that my old work is finally being cited in important journals <grin>. cc @samgustin @nycjim
Oh the irony: Guy Fawkes masks on a Third World assembly line.
Rare color photos of Nazi rallies. http://goo.gl/vBMWWo
Album cover of the day.
19 years ago today, I met my husband Keith at a Berkeley brewery after meeting him online. Yay!
Happy Halloween from William Burroughs. Photo by Philip Heying, via Elissa Schapell. Pumpkin carved with hatchet.
Who knew? In his pre-Mummy days, Lon Cheney (born "Creighton") was a very handsome young man.
Love this wistful pic of Lou Reed in a diner. Young Lou, old NYC.
CSNY will play together for 1st time in 7 yrs tonight, and I'll be there (http://goo.gl/GzatWR). Fun!
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