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[links] Link salad for a travel day

A reader reacts to Green Powell's | Amazon | Kindle | Barnes & Noble | Borders ] — Rather badly. Mixed in with a number of capsule reviews. My favorite line of the review is the closer.

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 PartsGinkgo 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?



10/2/2009
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
Tags: books, clockpunk, cool, escapement, food, green, links, mainspring, personal, photos, publishing, reviews, science
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