Archive - Aug 1, 2006

Bacteria

Scientists have discovered that there are between 10 and 100 timesmore types of bacteria in the world's oceans than they previously thought.

I am always interested when it becomes clear either in space or on earth how much we do not know. For instance, it is probable, according to scientists in on such matters, that we have not yet identified one-tenth of the insects which inhabit the earth.

Be careful what you wish for...



...you might get it. I wrote below that I was going down to watch Texas because their pitchers were so bad that I would likely see some offense from the Twins. Well, I didn't expect a complete blowout. But that's what we got. The Twins won 15-2. Hunter and Rabe hit three-run homers.