Some Interesting Things that are worth understanding and thinking about
First a few specific ones ...
The pale blue dot
(... on the mote of dust, suspended in a sunbeam)
TED talk on war-tapes by Deborah Scranton
www: why web works
Randy Pausch's last lecture
Cliff Stoll's talk on computers
Space Race Reporting
HD in full bloom
Eric S. Raymond's
Master Foo Discourses on the Graphical User Interface
"When the saints go marching out" from THE HINDU
, Arundhati Roy
Kevin Carter's life
Love at First Byte,
an article on Donald Knuth.
... and some not so specific ones
Arts and Letters Daily
Radio series of LA Theatre Works
This American Life on NPR
Wait Wait dont tell me
A prairie home companion
Nova on PBS
A bit of Philosophy
World News: BBC
Today's News from India: THE HINDU
edition of THE HINDU
Mathematical Quotations Server
100 or so books that shaped a century of science
More to appear soon. So keep checking.
last modified March 29, 2008.