Profile

Cover photo
Vladimir Vigdorovich
237 followers|1,434,191 views
AboutPostsCollectionsPhotosVideosReviews

Stream

Vladimir Vigdorovich

Shared publicly  - 
 
It wasn't just the killing of Freddie Gray. Inside the complex legal infrastructure that encourages — and covers up — police violence
1
Add a comment...

Vladimir Vigdorovich

Shared publicly  - 
 
Where I work
Last week Seattle Biomed rebranded itself as 
The idea is to get the name/brand closer to the mission of the organization, which is to advance the knowledge and cures for diseases that affect huge numbers of people around the world.
1
Add a comment...

Vladimir Vigdorovich

Shared publicly  - 
 
Fund NIH!
Without well-funded research there can be no next-generation cures to an ever-expanding array of challenges nature throws our way.
Support publicly-funded medical research!
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, and is the nation’s primary medical research agency leading research essential to saving lives & improving health. This petition is important because: 1. Over 50 million people die each year from diseases, such as HIV/AIDS, cancer, TB, and heart disease, a number which could be dramatically decreased by medical research and breakthroughs funde...
1
Add a comment...

Vladimir Vigdorovich

Shared publicly  - 
 
A blast from the past
h/t +Boing Boing 
In 1950, with the Cold War in full swing, Soviet journalists were looking desperately for something to help them fill their anti-American…
1
Add a comment...

Vladimir Vigdorovich

Shared publicly  - 
 
Varmints!!!!
h/t +Boing Boing 
1
Add a comment...

Vladimir Vigdorovich

Shared publicly  - 
 
Net neutrality is not that complicated.
Is this a case of intellectual dishonesty?
Political cartoonists, as satirists, routinely offer some of the most incisive commentary on the issues of the day with just a few words. Of course, it all falls apart if there's a fundamental...
1
Add a comment...

Vladimir Vigdorovich

Shared publicly  - 
 
Another win for science.
The US Department of Agriculture has decided to deregulate two new apple varieties genetically engineered to resist browning, The New York Times reports. That means the apples, which will be...
1
Add a comment...
In his circles
138 people
Have him in circles
237 people
Нияз Мухаметшин's profile photo
Richard Xulescus's profile photo
Barry Gumm's profile photo
Falina Avrutin's profile photo
David Megyesi's profile photo
Nomen Kultur's profile photo
Robert Furler's profile photo
Miriam Rosenberg's profile photo
Hyungjun Jeon's profile photo

Vladimir Vigdorovich

Shared publicly  - 
 
h/t +Boing Boing 
1
Add a comment...

Vladimir Vigdorovich

Shared publicly  - 
 
Insane...
 
Everest avalanche following Nepal earthquake caught on video

A video posted online on Sunday appears to show the avalanche that hit a Mount Everest base camp during the Nepal earthquake. At least 17 people were killed by avalanches on during the quake. (Warning: Graphic Language)

Follow updates: http://www.breakingnews.com/topic/earthquake-in-south-asia-april-25-2015/
10 comments on original post
1
Add a comment...

Vladimir Vigdorovich

Shared publicly  - 
 
 
This Easter, enjoy a very special Bunny, Albrecht Dürer's masterpiece 'Hare', in ultra high resolution at: http://goo.gl/D6oPMQ thanks to the Albertina Museum.
#Zoom in! Can you see what the reflection in the hare’s right eye represents? #art #HappyFriday #Easter #gigapixel  
62 comments on original post
1
Add a comment...

Vladimir Vigdorovich

Shared publicly  - 
 
"Every gun has a history. Let's not repeat it. "
1
Add a comment...

Vladimir Vigdorovich

Shared publicly  - 
 
Russian political assassinations continue ...
1
Add a comment...
Vladimir's Collections
People
In his circles
138 people
Have him in circles
237 people
Нияз Мухаметшин's profile photo
Richard Xulescus's profile photo
Barry Gumm's profile photo
Falina Avrutin's profile photo
David Megyesi's profile photo
Nomen Kultur's profile photo
Robert Furler's profile photo
Miriam Rosenberg's profile photo
Hyungjun Jeon's profile photo
Basic Information
Gender
Male
Story
Tagline
Science FTW
Introduction
Life is full of genuine wonder. It's too short to worry about imaginary things. Enjoy reality-based living.
Work
Occupation
Staff Scientist
Links
Other profiles
Contributor to
Amazing selection of spices, legumes, pasta, cheeses and olives. Lots of cool and rare (for Seattle) culinary items.
Quality: ExcellentAppeal: ExcellentService: Excellent
Public - a year ago
reviewed a year ago
Favorite place to find all kinds of Asian cuisine groceries, fresh fruits and veggies. And ... durian! Nom-nom-nom!
Quality: ExcellentAppeal: ExcellentService: Excellent
Public - 2 years ago
reviewed 2 years ago
3 reviews
Map
Map
Map
Quality: Very GoodFacilities: Very GoodService: Very Good
Public - 2 years ago
reviewed 2 years ago