Title: Waving at Myself

Wednesday, September 29, 2004

  The diamond illusion.

  Holy punch-up in Jerusalem.

Tuesday, September 28, 2004

  The 9/11 report index. Sheesh!

Friday, September 24, 2004

  The last speaker of a 400-year-old women's language has died.

Thursday, September 23, 2004

  Shades of Cordwainer Smith: rats' brain waves could find trapped people.

  02 plants a meme. The BBC cooperates.

  Why should there have been any controversy, legal action, or even discussion of this amongst grown-ups?

Tuesday, September 21, 2004


  It's as easy to swim in syrup as it is in water.

Monday, September 20, 2004

  Google rotated search.

Friday, September 10, 2004

  Arnold Schwarzenegger has outlawed sex with corpses. There has to be a joke there somewhere.

  Scientists create a carnivorous robot. It eats flies. Am I the only person who finds this idea disturbing? The bland acceptance of killing things to fuel a machine smacks of indoctrination in behavioralism. There, I feel better now.

  The experience of schizophrenia recreated in virtual reality.

  The real underground cinema: secret picture-house found in the catacombs of Paris.

  First image of a distant planet?

Wednesday, September 08, 2004

  Did Australians get to America first?

  Idea for a DNA Noah's ark on the moon.

Tuesday, September 07, 2004

  Oops. Fuji gives us the V sign.

  The Fanwing is hailed as one of the great breakthroughs in aeronautical history.

  Boingboing pulporama. Facsimile pulp fiction, hard-boiled crime novels, and wallpaper.

Friday, September 03, 2004

  Could 'dark energy bombs' be the nightmare of the near future?

  Hunt for treasure - or whatever - at Geocaching.

Wednesday, September 01, 2004

  People of the early mediaeval period were nearly as tall as us. Yes, I used an 'a'. Call me old-fashioned.

  Drawing Power. Get drawing!

  Tortoise takes an epic three mile journey.

  Online comic Argon Zark.