Bird Pics, Microscope Phone Dreams, and Other Stories We Didn't Post

So much news passes before our collective eyes every day that we couldn't possibly cover it all. Mostly because much of it isn't worth covering! But here are a some borderline tidbits we passed on, just in case.

Bird Pics, Microscope Phone Dreams, and Other Stories We Didn't Post

iPhone Saves Your Eyes from Microscope Strain

I love Kickstarter and all—or, okay, I like it but don't really think I'm ready for the kind of emotional commitment/involvement. This li'l project may be pretty far from full funding, but it promises to show a microscope's findings on a smartphone display, keeping you from going cross-eyed in AP Bio. [UberGizmo]

Bird Pics, Microscope Phone Dreams, and Other Stories We Didn't Post

The Birds Stay in the Picture

Honestly, we're close enough to Thanksgiving that there's not much not to post. So here's a photo of lots of birds? [PetaPixel]


Left Behind is our daily collection of chaff we didn't think was quite good enough to post on its own, and why.