This Week in Science in Haiku 7/4/14

Dinosaur feathers.
Did not evolve just for flight.
But for real big pens.
http://austriantribune.com/informationen/144015-evolution-feathers-was-not-related-flying-purposes-only

30 thousand bucks.
To disprove global warming.
Could buy a new car.
http://www.cnet.com/news/physicist-offers-30000-to-disprove-climate-change/

New Earth-like planet.
Two sun custody battle.
Courts getting involved.
http://www.latimes.com/science/sciencenow/la-sci-sn-a-gravitational-microlensing-planet-20140703-story.html

Current human form.
Didn’t happen all at once.
Took lots of gym time.
http://www.npr.org/2014/07/04/328206581/dance-of-human-evolution-was-herky-jerky-fossils-suggest

Jacques Cousteau’s grandson.
New underwater record.
Kid damn near turned blue.
http://www.timesofmalta.com/articles/view/20140704/world/Record-underwater-stay.526290

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