Gerry Canavan

the smartest kid on earth

Just a Few Links While I’m Super Busy

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* Dystopia now: Scientists Plant False Short-Term Memories Directly In Rodent Brains.

* The patriarchy ain’t what it used to be: The overhand throwing gap, beginning at 4 years of age, is three times the difference of any other motor task, and it just gets bigger across age. By 18, there’s hardly any overlap in the distribution: Nearly every boy by age 15 throws better than the best girl. I consider myself living disproof of this hypothesis.

* How to cheat in chess.

* And just this once: Inside the Romney camp’s massive self-inflicted wound. You know, some days I think I just might not like the guy.

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