Jay Lake (jaylake) wrote,
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[links] Belated Saturday link salad

Leviathan: 1926Shorpy with a classic steam photo for you steampunks and railfans alike.

What makes up explore? — “Is the urge for exploration innate to our species, or is it a vestigial disorder?”

Tipping point identified for melting threshold of Greenland ice sheet — Just in case, you know.

Paper prints Obama’s private prayer — A curious story about Obama at the Western Wall in Jerusalem. I can’t even begin to imagine the moral standing of this, even as atheist this seems shameful to me. I rather liked his prayer, though. (Thanks to the_flea_king.)


7/26/08
Time in saddle: n/a (45 minute walk)
Last night’s weigh-out: n/a
This morning’s weigh-in: n/a
Currently reading: Green by Jay Lake

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