by syaffolee

Link Clearing VII

Unusual Words. Hm. “Agelast” does not mean what it looks like. “Gongoozler” totally sounds like something from a Roald Dahl book. And “nudiustertian” has nothing to do with nudibranchs.

Recipe Deal Breakers: When Step 2 Is ‘Corral Pig’. This is why I don’t follow recipes.

Fast-Reproducing Microbes Provide a Window on Natural Selection. “In that time, the bacteria have changed significantly. For one thing, they are bigger — twice as big on average as their common ancestor. They are also far better at reproducing in these flasks, dividing 70 percent faster than their ancestor. These changes have emerged through spontaneous mutations and natural selection, and Dr. Lenski and his colleagues have been able to watch them unfold.” This reminds me of another link I posted earlier. Hee hee, gotta love that domain name. It’s more about science in general rather just bacteria though.

Backlinks Checker Tool. “Type URL of your website to get complete detailed information about quality and quantity of backlinks pointing to your website.” Or is this just another way to procrastinate on the web?