Jay Lake (jaylake) wrote,
Jay Lake

[links] Link salad dons a fool's cap

Last Drink Bird Head — And so we write for charity.

Ongoing Google Books Settlement neepery from Scrivener's Error

The X-15 rocket plane, just prior to launch — Wow...

Craters Show 1970s Viking Lander Missed Martian Ice by Inches — Give an inch, take 80 million mile.

A Better Bug for BiofuelsScientists are optimizing a lipid-producing microbe to make biofuels. Mmm, growing your own gasoline in a Mason jar would be cool.

Thanks For Not Killing Us Anymore — The decline of public smoking, environmentalism and us. (FWIW, I can recall back in the 1970s asking people please not to light up and having them laugh and blow smoke in my face. We've come a long way, baby.)

?otD: Biscuits or toast?

Body movement: 60 minute suburban walk
Hours slept: 5.75
This morning's weigh-in: 235.8
Currently reading: The Real Wizard of Oz by Rebecca Loncraine

Originally published at jlake.com.

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