NASA Litella: Nevermind

Robert Gibbs says all that NASA Muslim outreach stuff was just a misstatement.
"That was not his task and that's not the task of NASA," Gibbs said. 
So his interview with Al Jazeera and speech in Cairo were just flukes. Ah.

Say, while we're on the topic of misuse of Science, a bunch of scientists are complaining about being pressured by the Administration to hide or alter conclusions for political purposes. Jonathan Adler comments.

Instacurtsy. I enjoyed his headline for scientists believing Obama: More rubes self-identify.

Meanwhile, another triumph for bad, politicized science of the Bush-era variety from which we're now liberated: adult stem cells restore sight to 75% of folks blinded by chemical burns.