Incredible Astronomical Clocks — Fans of the Mainspring series, and readers of Escapement in particular, will enjoy this Dark Roasted Blend feature.
Project BLT — Making your own BLT. Literally. (Via Freakonomics.)
I do not know much about rivers. — The Edge of the American West on homoeroticism and race in American literature.
12 Insane Elevated Eco-Parks & Dizzying Outdoor Overlooks — (Thanks to willyumtx.)
Darwin Blogs the Beagle Voyage — Now there's a cool idea.
A Startup That Builds Biological Parts — Ginkgo BioWorks aims to push synthetic biology to the factory level.
?otD: When you look down from the jet, don't you get that magic feeling?
Body movement: n/a (traveling)
Hours slept: 5.0 (sick bounce)
This morning's weigh-in: n/a (traveling)
Currently reading: Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman! by Richard P. Feynman