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.

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]

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.