Jay Lake (jaylake) wrote,
Jay Lake
jaylake

[links] Link salad flies west

Fantasy Literature likes Escapement Powell's | Amazon ]

"The Medusa and the Snail" — If you can't make a hell of an SF story out of this, you're not trying.

Lifes Persistence through the BombardmentCentauri Dreams on the Late Heavy Bombardment.

Giant Lens May Be Distorting Echo of the Big Bang — I question the use of the terms "supersonic" and "subsonic" with respect to the velocity of the solar wind in a vacuum, but perhaps I am ignorant. Interesting squib in any case.

7 WTF Military Weapons You Won't Believe They Actually Built — (Thanks to danjite.)

Intellectual Monopolies Kill: Two Examples — (Thanks to danjite.)

?otD: Baltimore or Baltiless?



5/22/2009
Body movement: n/a (travel day)
This morning's weigh-in: n/a (travel day)
Currently reading: The Hallowed Hunt by Lois McMaster Bujold; A Long Line of Cells by Lewis Thomas



Originally published at jlake.com.

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