Friday, February 14th, 2014
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How Your Antibodies Get Made

"Goat No. 11765 spent the last few days of her life foraging on a hillside near Shandon, a pretty town on the central coast of California. On the morning of May 2, 2012, she was placed in a truck and moved to a pen for goats in poor health. A few hours later, a Department of Agriculture inspector watched her struggle in the afternoon heat and, before the accompanying veterinarian could put her down, the goat died."
—I am not going to pretend that this in an upbeat piece that will make you feel better about life, but so few of them are anyway that you may as well go with something I can promise is at least worth your time.