Leviathan: 1926 — Shorpy 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.)
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