Posts Tagged: neatorama

Too Many Quests, Too Many Grails

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Really funny piece in Neatorama about the overuse of the holy grail metaphor in science writing. It’s gotten so bad that the term has been banned from the Chemical and Engineering News. Not everyone agrees with the anti-grail sentiment, however: “‘Holy grail’ means something to every chemist and to most others. It may mean something […]

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Saturday Morning Links

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If you’re not reading Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal, you ought to be. This dog would be fully justified in refusing to warn its owners in the event of a house fire. I can’t really top the title of this website: Klingons For Christ. It’s even on a Tripod site, for crying out loud. Topless Robot […]

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