Thursday, February 04, 2010

Links ...

  1. Let's warm up with an Abstruse Goose cartoon on getting published: Rejecta Physica.

  2. Just discoverd this through Robert Scoble: Did you know that Google has something called Social Circle? Go to this link after logging into your GMail account, and you'll be amazed at the amount of stuff Google has unearthed about your friends, contacts, followers, followees, ...

  3. Joel Schwarz in University of Washington News: Of girls and geeks: Environment may be why women don't like computer science.

  4. Naughty Bits in the Bible by Alex Tabarrok at Marginal Revolution. Among other things, you'll find out the origins of the word 'testify.'

  5. Liquid glass will change your life, eliminate detergent profits by Cory Doctorow at Boing Boing.

  6. Crystals in Meteorite Harder Than Diamond by Larry O'Hanlon in

  7. Tensile vs. Shear Strength at xkcd.