Thursday Links


Sorry about the overnight thread, I fell out before I could post one.

The Glacier National Park may soon have to change its name: How global warming has taken its toll on America's wilderness

What Should You Buy a Sad Republican Loser? A Gift Guide

Parakeets mimic each other to start 'discussions' about creating new flocks and decide who is boss

MakerBot opens a NYC store with a 3D photo booth

How dogs learn to recognise the meaning of words: Man's best friend links language to size and texture, study shows

Book Gift Guide: 20 Picks for the Season

New York goes from a 'Summer of Blood' to a day with no violent crime as city records first day in memory where no one was shot or knifed

Feds double critical habitat for spotted owl

Communist corsets, prosthetic legs and colourful dresses: Frida Kahlo's fascinating wardrobe exhibited in the Mexico City home the artist shared with husband Diego Rivera

Texas test case: Do school IDs with locator chips violate religious freedom?