Search Results: young
10 May 2014: Desert Parsley
Food: Apiaceae, desert-parsley, Lomatiums, wild herbs · no comments
... parsley or celery leaf. Traditional food uses focus on younger greens than I was picking, or on the young taproot. See also: Writeups from herbalists Kahlee Keane and Ryan ...
25 Aug 2013: Cleavers Seed Coffee
Food: blacklight, cleavers, coffee substitutes, infusions, Rubiaceae · 3 comments
... glow; I'll try again the next time I make cleaverade from young shoots. Health warning: If you are a chicken, do not eat cleavers ...
20 Jun 2013: The Not-So-Many Uses of Dehydrated Knotweed
Food: infusions, knotweed, peer-reviewed research, Polygonaceae, resveratrol · 2 comments
... to have decided that Itadori tea ought to be made from the young shoots. A couple things about these resveratrol claims: The resveratrol levels in young knotweed shoots are about a fifth of what they are in the roots. The ...
7 Apr 2013: How I Don’t Eat Dandelions
Food: Asteraceae, bitters, coffee substitutes, dandelions, Food, infusions · 10 comments
... am picky about my dandelion greens and only eat the youngest, most tender babies. If they've sprouted underneath a carelessly ...
24 Feb 2013: Sunday Salad Report
Food, Personal: Apiaceae, Araliaceae, Asteraceae, basketry, Brassicaceae, Caryophyllaceae, diary, Lamiaceae, salad · 1 comment
... beginning of spring is a nice time for dandelions - the young plants have tender greens, and the overwintered plants still have fat ...
17 Feb 2013: Lessons from the Pantry
Food: Adoxaceae, Berberidaceae, Betulaceae, canning, Equisetaceae, Fabaceae, Lamiaceae, Polygonaceae, preserves, Rosaceae, Suillaceae, Urticaceae · 4 comments
... canes at the base of the old. Soon there will be edible young shoots from both blackberries, and my over-eager raspberry patch, popping ...
6 Jan 2009: High Femme and Geekery
Aimless: · 13 comments
... reactions. Perhaps I have missed the many teams of pudgy young women in ratty, one-size-too-large t-shirts that criss-cross the country, ... or a rejection of your sexuality/femininity, or a sign to young girls that brains and beauty are mutually exclusive. Whatever the case, ...
8 Oct 2008: Donors Choose Update: Prizes!
Meta: · 4 comments
... on your contributions towards the propagandizing of young and impressionable minds - could still fall back into ignominious ...
Aimless: · 3 comments
... to the geoblogosphere as we create a nation of budding young geoscientists, and the fabulous prizes you can win by donating (save your ...
24 Sep 2008: Carnival of Feminists #65
Aimless: · 9 comments
... on this one. I can only assume that they sat a group of young hetero men down in a room, showed them the image, and then asked them if ... And even better than just sex; sex in which an attractive young woman is tied up, crying and vulnerable. That must sell Christmas to ...
18 Jun 2008: Advice for a Mathphobe?
Aimless: · 25 comments
... soul who was obviously traumatized at an impressionable young age, and, if the mathphobe in question is a student who doesn't think ... at math, but it sounds like a path you settled on as a young adolescent. Now that you're an adult, you may wish to re-evaluate ...
Aimless: · 16 comments
... Reply, and the original 1989 article by Pratt et al.) Won-Young Kim (2003), The 18 June 2002 Caborn, Indiana, Earthquake: Reactivation of ...
16 Apr 2008: Women in Science Linky-Post
Links: · 3 comments
... there was a time (not that long ago) when a girl like the young Maria Mitchell grew up believing that there was nothing preventing her ...
29 Aug 2007: Another Year Older, Another Year Fartier
Whimsy: kids today · 5 comments
... prize in a Coca-Cola “MagiCan.” They were too young to understand Judas Priest’s subliminal messages. - you're never too young to understand subliminal messages, that's the point! When all else ...
Politics, Science: feminism, media, sexism, women in engineering · 22 comments
... vanish without warning). The ideal candidate? "[M]ale, young to late forties, edgy, adventurous, and an innovator." I'll be writing ...
Politics: bravery, rape · 7 comments
... when the restaurants on 24th Street close for the night, a younger bunch of waitstaff and kitchen workers dropped in to watch sports on ...
3 Mar 2007: Belated Carnival Post
Politics, Science: academia, anti-racism, blog carnivals, feminism, gender, grad school, scientiae · 17 comments
... Rather, encourage them to celebrate that another smart, young, and attractive female has joined the ranks of women in a technical ...
Politics: gender, Hillary Clinton, lazy journalism, sexism · 6 comments
... to study South American insects; eventually she took her youngest daughter with her to Surinam, where she made pioneering observations ...
19 Sep 2006: Arrr! It be Talk Like a Pirate Day!
Human Fuzzies, Links: pirate music, pirates, rum · 6 comments
... Here are me favorite pirate musicks: Derelict, by Young E. Allison. The original "Yo ho ho and a bottle of rum!", sung as a ...
25 Aug 2006: Am I an Old Fart?
Teaching, Whimsy: college mindset, old fogeyism · 9 comments
... by two separate yet equally important groups." Young women's fashions have never been concerned with where the waist is. - ... of fashion-jargon use of the word "waist", 'cause all the young women's fashions I've ever been familiar with were obsessed with ...
15 Aug 2006: Joe Jonah Euclid and the End of the World
Human Fuzzies: Berzerkeley, crackpots · 2 comments
... would Promote a False Claim of too much interest in a young woman. So, I didn't get off the bus to talk with her more. ...
27 Jul 2006: Coming Down from the Link Rush
Links, Meta: anti-racism, blog carnivals, doing science, erase racism, NASA, panta rei, race in science, racism · 1 comment
... mathematician once told me he thought this was the reason young mathematicians make the big discoveries. Math can be hard, he said, even ... while, they feel dumb and inadequate. Then one day, these young mathematicians become established, become professors, acquire secretaries ...
20 Jan 2006: Scientists, Not People
Science: literature, science in pop culture · 8 comments
... questioned said they did not picture scientists as "normal young and attractive men and women". ... Among those who said they would not ...
19 Jan 2006: Go Grey Lady Go!
Politics, Science: evolutionary psychology, lazy journalism · 2 comments
... mirabile visu, supports our cultural biases. *Cathy Young inhabits a strange alternate universe****, but sometimes manages to make ...
26 Nov 2005: My Neighbors Are Penis Zombies
Politics: Berzerkeley, rape, sexism · 4 comments
... and more than confirm what most people believe about young men as a group - that when aroused, they (1) become sexually attracted to ...
7 Oct 2005: Friday Review of Stuff
Human Fuzzies, Politics: Berzerkeley, restaurant reviews · 5 comments
... mainstream political establishment! Like it or not, the Young Dems serve as a grooming ground for tomorrow's bullshit internal party ...
28 Sep 2005: Hump Day a Lump a Dump Day
Human Fuzzies, Links, Politics: Hans Island, idiocy, kugel · no comments
... upon a time, I thought the Great State of Iowa wanted my young, educated ass back on the prairie, to prop up an economy that would ...
23 Sep 2005: Friday iTunes iChing
Whimsy: Friday random ten, iTunes iChing, search requests · 5 comments
... for Hammered Dulcimer) The Root: Fairport Convention, The Youngest Daughter (from Jewel in the Crown) The Past: Noe Venable, Papa Ain't ...
21 Sep 2005: Balancing Work and Family: Just Use Your Penis
Politics: lazy journalism, lifestyles of the privileged minority, sexism, work vs. family · 2 comments
... important this is, so there's really no sense interviewing young men to see how they plan to balance work and family; their hat racks make ...
1 Jul 2005: Into My Time Capsule I Go
Meta, Personal: blog status updates, family · 3 comments
... I'm off to Iceland. I'm sitting next to my very attractive younger sister: Now they're going to know that I told you to say that, and they'll say, well, your younger sister is stuck up. HEY you quoted me! This blog is journalism! ...
16 Jun 2005: Garbage Day
Links, Politics, Science: Caltech, classism, Dianne Feinstein, earthquakes, feminism, flag-burning, rape, welfare · 4 comments
... of fancy scientists. But I can't wait to see the young earthers pile on to the idea of 150 million years' worth of plate ...
10 Jun 2005: Friday Random Ten: Delphic Edition
Meta: Friday random ten, search requests · 1 comment
... liner notes: "Sobashiya Abazali Ekhaya" is the voice of young people saying "we will leave our parents behind and head for foreign ...
1 Jun 2005: Academic Insecurity Builds Character
Personal, Politics, Science: academia, brain in a jar, impostor syndrome · 6 comments
... tempest is brewing over at YoungFemaleScientist regarding the proper attitude to be displayed by postdocs ...
23 May 2005: In Lieu of Zurgh Urfle Blah
Links, Politics: kittens, networking, science jokes, women in science · 4 comments
... YoungFemaleScientist: And also, I was annoyed because a couple of the more ... women sat on a panel and complained that not enough young women apply for faculty positions, and that's part of why there aren't ... haven't been advertised yet. Meanwhile I can name several young men I've seen sitting on career panels saying how their advisor's old ...
13 May 2005: Friday Rock Blogging: Evaporites
Science: evaporites, rock blogging, sedimentary rocks · 3 comments
... the formative squirts happen when the sediment is still young and flexible. Convective or turbulent flow deforms the muck (salty muck ...
28 Apr 2005: Friday Random Ten-and-Twelve
Whimsy: Friday random ten, search requests · 2 comments
... Mung beans NOw!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! venusian passport the young men not willing to have children and what the women think Handmaid's ...
21 Apr 2005: Brain Asplode
Links: Caltech, compost, grad school, sexism · 4 comments
... on 'em. This was an effective strategy for me (I look young, so verbal "aging" techniques helped me gain that critical respect); I recommend that to young male apprentices that are having a hard time being taken seriously, ...
4 Apr 2005: Links to Daylight’s Rescue
Human Fuzzies, Links, Politics: concert bands, Holst, labor unions, Taco Bell, workers rights · 2 comments
This year, I'm actually happy about Daylight Savings Time: I've been waking up half an hour before my alarm, due to the excessive sunlight, and it's time for that to stop. So this morning I woke up abruptly to loud beeps, instead of gradually to the dawn; ...
27 Feb 2005: Three Parts
Links, Personal: gender, grad school, memes, nudity, sexual tension · 16 comments
... campus with lately. The point is, I saw an awful lot of young men successfully move from category 3 to category 4; while I can't speak ... Any readers out there willing to show two delightful young tourists a good ...
15 Feb 2005: How to Ward Off Rapists
Politics, Whimsy: rape, satire · 8 comments
... and/or nails or a bloodstain on its mouth. Similarly, a young woman with her wits intact can detect the presence of a rapist at a ...
14 Feb 2005: Fun with Creationist Plate Tectonics
Science: debunking, plate tectonics, young earthers · 11 comments
... Pharyngula to you and me: High-Speed Plate Tectonics and Young Earth Creationism. Yow! Before we indulge ourselves in pointless ... have chocolate chips to melt into a lazy person's fondue. Young-earther fish will still be in their barrels for shooting another ...
7 Feb 2005: Monday Links to Stuff
Links: brain drain, Iowa, nerdy jokes · no comments
... suffers from an alarming brain drain: It loses more of its young, single, well-educated adults than any state except North Dakota. In search of bigger cities, hipper crowds and warmer weather, young Iowans flee in such numbers that demographers predict the state will face ...
19 Dec 2004: Someone Has a Small Internet
Meta: fan mail, high school, Internet citizen of the world, nostalgia · no comments
... of people I might've known in high school, one year younger and one clique removed, trying to guess who they were. After realizing ...
7 Dec 2004: Old Enough to Buy My Own Candy
Human Fuzzies, Links: candy, Christmas, Hanukkah, nostalgia · 2 comments
... sentimental about yuletide, even when I was really too young to actually be sentimental about anything? So I'll bring it up here. ...
23 Aug 2004: John Kerry, War God
Politics: John Kerry, pacifism, presidential elections · no comments
... I simultaneously feel guilty for having missed the Young Dem volunteer night tonight. How's that for political wherewithal on a ...
17 Aug 2004: The Goth Old Party?
Politics: · 1 comment
... tastes that taste, when combined, kinda like a bunch of young conservatives learning to find a voice in political satire. Which I ...
Politics: · no comments
... youth-oriented partisan institution. Actually joining the Young Dems would be an unseemly affront to my cultivated lefty-swing-voter ...
25 Jul 2004: Education Reform Blah Blah
Politics: · 2 comments
... level of educational attainment. And many intelligent young people who might otherwise go into teaching in spite of the low pay are ... mind-numbing credentialing process. I'm an intelligent young person who very nearly went into teaching. The mind-numbing credentialing ...
14 Mar 2004: Now I Need Big Pots
Personal: · 1 comment
... to say that I need more tomatoes; the tragic death of a young Siberian Peasant still haunts my best sunny patch, so the seeds saved ...
18 Feb 2004: Spam Literary Identities
Aimless: · 1 comment
... ficticious travel narrative, space operas where dashing young men awkwardly refuse to notice the complete lack of women in their ...
21 Nov 2003: That’s So 1986
Science: · no comments
... lucrative edutainment potential. There are no attractive young tetrapods or land plants in the Ordovician, and even the coolest ...
18 Oct 2003: Joe Jonah Euclid
Human Fuzzies: · 5 comments
... opinion. It ONLY matters IF it is TRUE. Long Term. The younger generation will mostly Learn the Internet. When they Hear Of the ...
5 May 2003: Police Can’t Stop Drinking
Human Fuzzies: syntactical ambiguity · 6 comments
... from newspaper headlines. After all, the headline is a young thing, barely as old as the printing press, and subject to constraints no ...
22 Feb 2003: Cartoon Driving Television
Personal: dreams · no comments
... mom, after one too many failed set-ups with attractive young Korean boys, decides that Lane must be a lesbian. The details are fuzzy ...
Links: guest posts · 1 comment
... at least 500 car crashes in a doomed effort to meet young ...
1 Jun 2002: Someone Breaks Into Song
Meta: · no comments
... is untrue. Note that: Fresh and alive and gay and young, June is a love song sweetly sung! Around here, the sun is harsh enough ...
22 May 2002: Yeah Yeah Yeah
Personal: · 4 comments
... was. It's a feeling I associate with youth, or rather, young adulthood - a visceral sense of my enormous potential to drive places, to ... they are missing. Not to mention the fact that when you're young, you've got nothing better to do than drive around and beat your ...
18 Feb 2002: Guerilla Feminism
Politics: feminism, gender, sexism, stereotypes · no comments
... need to worsen the problem and twist the minds of innocent young boys away from healthy gender-bending behavior? I didn't think ... around age five or six. But now they are often observed in young preschoolers. Possible explanations, child-development experts say, ...
16 Feb 2002: vapid
Links: · no comments
... months ago Rick in the Physics machine shop was asked by a young woman he thinks was from Geology if she could borrow an oxygen regulator. ...
11 Feb 2002: Sorry, try again
Personal: · no comments
... weeks ago I was sitting in the hot tub* when this scraggly young man walks into the courtyard and asks if I've got any weed. I tell him ...
30 Jan 2002: Thrust Faulting
Personal: diary, earthquakes · no comments
... young geophysicist that I am, I desperately look forward to earthquakes. ...
27 Jan 2002: Dear Jack,
Whimsy: · no comments
... out the secret of reaching the disposable income of the young, hip, and cynical. It's not edgy graphics or throbbing bass jingos - it's ...
21 Jan 2002: Silly Hats Only
Links: · no comments
... referrer logs lately. I must clearly redouble my efforts. Young girl naked with ...
6 Dec 2001: I Biblioteket
Science: disasters, libraries, licorice, serendipitous discoveries · no comments
... People, particularly the poorest, the eldest, and the youngest, may die in disasters. Important information brought to you by the ...
23 Nov 2001: synchronizing
Human Fuzzies, Personal: · no comments
... Sci-fi has been traditionally associated with lonely young men, whearas romance is associated with lonely older women. How has this ...
17 Nov 2001: jeg var…
Personal: diary, words · no comments
... depths of old emails for a portrait of the blogger as a young(er) woman. Thursday, April 15, 1999 My life-as-movie today has been ...
13 Nov 2001: solen skinner så meget
Personal: · no comments
I walked out of class today and there was this bright yellow thing hanging low in the southern sky, which was inexplicably saturated with blue and there was no water coming out of it either. At first I thought I had woken up in California and this had all ...
9 Nov 2001: can’t sleep, blog will eat me
Personal: · no comments
Tuborg lies like a dog. All the ads around town - and there are quite a lot of them - claim that the first snow will fall tomorrow evening at 8:59 PM. Actually, it snowed a little tonight, great big globby flakes that melted as soon as they hit the ground. ...
30 Sep 2001: Problem Set #1
Aimless: · 1 comment
... in any non-gay bar there is a 25% chance of dodgy old (or young, but usually old) men making me ick out, and that gay bars definitely do ...
18 Sep 2001: Those of you who are
Politics: · no comments
... Why? Personally, I'm in the stage of super-extended-angsty-young-adulthood where both "girl" and "woman" make me feel a bit odd. But the ...