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6/24/10 Gil's LotD

http://abeautifulwww.com/2007/05/20/visualizing-the-power-struggle-in-wikipedia/ How Wikipedia article data was visualized to show activity.

6/4/10 Gil's LotD

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6/3/10 Gil's LotD

5/27/10 Gil's LotD

http://archive.stsci.edu/hst/getting_started.html How to get access to the data from the Hubble Space Telescope.

5/21/07 Gil's LotD

5/21/07 Gil's LotD
After today I'm going back to 2 links per email for the summer.
http://www.bibliobuffet.com/bb/content/view/186/195/ Bacon bookmarks.
http://www.progressquest.com/ Progress Quest: sit back and let the RPG play itself.
http://www.hactrn.net/sra/vaxen.html A very good short story about a VAX machine in a data center full of unfamiliar operators.

5/18/07 Gil's LotD

5/18/07 Gil's LotD
http://wikipediafs.sourceforge.net/ Read and edit Wikipedia as a filesystem! For Linux, of course.
http://www.psstpassiton.com/ Different teams work on designing and creating the same film in separate steps.
http://www.fakeisthenewreal.org/subway/ Subways all drawn to the same scale, very cool.

5/8/07 Gil's LotD

5/8/07 Gil's LotD
http://modular.math.washington.edu/sage/ SAGE, open source math software. Does it go in the email field?
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TNp7QKugzZE Music video for a remix of Gay Boyfriend by The Hazzards. The original video is in the sidebar.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L9HaNbsIfp0 A cover of the HD-DVD key.

5/4/07 Gil's LotD

5/4/07 Gil's LotD
http://graphserver.sourceforge.net/ Software that when given a map of paths will find a route for you!
http://sedac.ciesin.columbia.edu/usgrid/ More map stuffs: Census data about density, race, and other population characteristics.

3/26/07 Gil's LotD: kill -9, Language

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fow7iUaKrq4 Incredible nerdcore rap. Be sure to view this video.
http://specgram.com/CLI.2/08.kawil.rerating.html An article by linguists rating the languages of the world.

3/7/07 Gil's LotD

http://en.akihabaranews.com/10854/pc/the-usb-2-0-enclosure-for-hard-disks-that-looks-like-a-hard-disk An external drive that looks like an internal drive? ITS A TRAP
http://www.coolhunting.com/food-drink/marmite-guinnes.php Get some Marmite made with Guinness yeast for St. Patty's Day!

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1/29/07 Gil's LotD

http://www.networkworld.com/news/2007/011907-mit-your-take.html?page=1 An interview looking at MIT's network infrastructure.

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1/22/07 Gil's LotD

http://spritesmods.com/?art=inker&page=1 Instructions on building a homebrew device that controls an inkjet cartridge so it can be carried around and print messages anywhere.
http://www.joystiq.com/2007/01/14/zelda-cartoon-season-1/ The old-school Zelda cartoons on YouTube!

12/29/06 Gil's LotD

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Parallel_Postulate The parallel postulate says that if two angles are parallel to each other (or if they interset a 3rd line at the same angle) they will never interset and is part of the proof behind a lot of geometery.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lmA9yb7_JVI A 1000+ man game of Capture the Flag in Toronto.

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