The Remarkable Correlation Between Leaded Gasoline and Criminal Behavior - Mother Jones. A stunning reminder of how slowly the science of epidemiology moves. That's not an indictment of the field, they do incredibly difficult work under hostile conditions. Also, remember what they say: "Correlation does not apply carnality." Also, repression of the memes.
The Spurious Foundation of Genetic Engineering - Barry Commoner
Renewable Energy: The Vision, and a Dose of Reality - Automatic Earth
A Sine on the Road to Mecca - Dana Mackenzie
Mathematics as Propaganda - Neal Koblitz
ALPHA CENTAURI HAS A PLANET! - Phil Plait
Legacy of LULZ: Oil Patch of US Coast Complicated by Millions of Tons of Unexploded Bombs - Reuters