A German review of Mainspring
Abi Sutherland on taboos
Jupiter's Great Red Spot from Voyager 1 — A badass classic photo.
Herding Swarms of Microrobots — Tiny robots self-assemble with a single command.
Obama and the End of Al-Qaeda — Juan Cole with some pretty extensive thoughts on the death of Osama bin Laden.
?otD: Did you catch a show last night?
Writing time yesterday: 2.75 hours (revisions to Kalimpura)
Body movement: 65 minute urban walk (the Vegas Strip)
Hours slept: 7.0 hours (solid)
Currently reading: Nifft the Lean by Michael Shea