12 DEC 2011 by ideonexus

 Ancient Knowledge at the Library of Alexandria

Alexandria's Promise of a Brilliant Scientific Civilization > Example/Illustration > Ionian Science
What fantastic ancient knowledge was lost with the destruction of the Library of Alexandria? A survey of Ionian Science gives us some hints.
03 APR 2011 by ideonexus

 Nerd Hate: Huckabee and Facebook Juveniles

Obama is a Nerd, and That\'s Bad > Comparison > A Selection of Nerd-Hating Quotes
Mike Huckabee's attack on President Obama for being a nerd sounds a lot like the attacks made by teenagers on the Facebook "I hate nerds" page.