Via BoingBoing, researchers put an opera singer and an MC in a MRI machine, and recorded video of them performing. It is so much fun to watch how it all happens. I urge you to do so after the jump!
Also: U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan announced the release by the National Governors Association Center for Best Practices and the Council of Chief State School Officers of the Common Core State Standards.
In other news: Over at MOMA, Marina Abramovic has left the building, and, if it's Friday, this must be Facebook.
And: Love is Here, Now You're Gone - The Supremes