Six years later, a Katrina survivor talks about Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. Her experience led her to a project involving veterans and their experiences. (via Boing Boing)
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An astrophysict at Fermilab developed a method of sending passengers to board a plane that proves to be twice as efficient as the current boarding method used by airlines. It's even somewhat faster than boarding randomly.
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A Gizmodo writer went on a date with a game champion and complained he was too nerdy. The internet responded with something about a pot and a kettle, and here is a roundup of the relevant (and funny) links.
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Get a taste of films coming out the rest of this year (and some from next year) by peeking at the posters. Not all of them are representative of the film's promise.
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A small liberal arts school asks students about their sexuality on the application form. They say they are fostering diversity, but are they putting young people in a tough spot instead?
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This is how a cave spider hides itself. Wait for it, and find out how an arachnid can be "cute."
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The 12 Most Annoying Types Of College Students. If you recognize yourself, there's still time to mend your ways for this year!
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A cockatiel does the coffee cup dance. The things we do for our morning caffeine!
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8 Wacky Fall Festivals. It takes a good dose of silliness to stand out from all the rest of the harvest celebrations.