August 2009

A relevant tale of medical survival over at The Reality-Based Community: Three years ago a 39-year-old American man arrived at the haematology clinic of Berlin’s sprawling Charité hospital. (The venerable Charité, one of the great names in the history of medicine, used to be in East Berlin, but it’s now the brand for the merged…

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——————————— UPDATE:  @lbhuston gives us the dirty low down here: http://stateofsecurity.com/?p=766 ——————————— This was a test of the emergency broadcast system.  This was only a test, had this been a real change in the Threat Landscape….. You may have read in various media outlets about a little incident that happened yesterday concerning the mailing of…

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Hey all, sorry it’s been so long since I put up some eye candy.  Today’s posts come from the usual sources (flowing data and other various information design blogs) but I also wanted to point you to a new source of cool: http://www.informationisbeautiful.net/ So without futher adieu, your Visualization Friday Posts (some pertinent to the…

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