fruit fly fight club

fruit fly fight club – films of fruit flies (and lobsters) duking it out. All part of research into agression. Link via Raymond Chen, who also links to a page of “cute” Drosophila gene names.

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Futurism and The Futurist Manifesto

Futurism and The Futurist Manifesto (F. T. Marinetti, 1909): We have been up all night, my friends and I, beneath mosque lamps whose brass cupolas are bright as our souls, because like them they were illuminated by the internal glow of electric hearts. And trampling underfoot our native sloth on opulent Persian carpets, we have […]