by Tyler Cowen
on February 9, 2013 at 7:48 am
1. Virgil Storr’s Understanding the Culture of Markets, and Les Miserables ROK Air Force Parody (video).
2. Buy a ten-minute phone call with Cedric Ceballos (MIE).
3. What are we learning from measuring basketball performance with data-tracking cameras?
4. How ants shout for help.
5. 8,000 people still can speak Texas German (with audio sample).
There is also a list of WWII German American internment camps, three of which are in Texas, probably due to the relatively large German descent population there, see here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/German_American_internment
Science sans merci: so what desperate sounds do ants make when their spikes are being removed by enterprising entomologists?
Careful with that anthropomorphism.
Thank goodness we have robots to watch NBA so we don’t have to.
#5: the language may disappear but the inflence stays http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shiner_Bock
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