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Cosmologist, working on dark matter and dark energy distribution determination at high redshift (i.e. far, far away).

Diaries published: 25 (1665 days since last diary on Sun Nov 07, 2010 at 05:10 AM PST)

Comments posted: 689 (523 days since last comment on Sun Dec 22, 2013 at 11:30 PM PST)

Diary frequency: seldom

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 252

Total Comment Ratings: 2565

Most Recommended Diary: Why Blackwaterdog's diaries *rock* -- and yes, BWD fans can still criticize Admin policies, 80 comments, 46 recommends

People Following xylem: 3

xylem's Most Recent Diaries:

I posted a comment to BWD's diary of PresO and Michelle in India, my first since the elections here at the Big Orange, and decided i wanted to expand it into a diary, the first in quite a while here.
by xylem
Comment Count 11 comments on Sun Nov 07, 2010 at 05:10 AM PST with 8 Recommends
Update: I noticed several people are leaving comments for Helen below because they didn't see the original diary -- i will also collate these, and take them to her when i next go (which again, will ...
by xylem
Comment Count 31 comments on Fri Jul 02, 2010 at 11:43 PM PDT with 23 Recommends
I know Helen -- she is the nextdoor neighbor of close extended family i have in Wash. DC, and i got to talk to her at some length several times when I last visited them in February of this year (...
by xylem
Comment Count 217 comments on Tue Jun 08, 2010 at 01:57 PM PDT with 17 Recommends
I've made a couple of extensive comments the last couple of days to some diaries that i was esp. inspired by, and i copy them here (with small edits), to let folks who won't wade down to the 500th ...
by xylem
Comment Count 53 comments on Tue Apr 27, 2010 at 07:11 AM PDT with 15 Recommends
Others have been defending BWD here quite vocally, in comments in related ...
by xylem
Comment Count 80 comments on Fri Apr 09, 2010 at 12:33 PM PDT with 46 Recommends
I wrote the below to my friends just this eve, and am also curious about what others thought of the speech, and what you're going to do in response, so i attached a poll..
by xylem
Comment Count 24 comments on Wed Jan 27, 2010 at 11:07 PM PST with 3 Recommends

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