Here are some links you might find interesting!
Your Brain by the Numbers – a really great graphic from Scientific American
The 66%: America’s Growing Underclass – Really? The implications of this are not good.
Saudi husbands ‘alerted by text’ if their wives leave the country – I can’t even imagine.
GPS Guided Trans-Atlantic Robot Boat – This is cool. A guy built a hobby boat that he’s trying to sail across the Atlantic. He launched today, but it looks like it got caught in a current and might have beached itself. Alas. But, I’m definitely going to be keeping up with this!
Nine Ways to Bide Your Time Waiting for The Hobbit – Actually, we won’t be having too much trouble. The Knitting Nest is doing a Nerd Knitting Night and we’re knitting some Fellowship of the Ring socks. Yeah, it’s not The Hobbit, but it’s Tolkein, so we get credit!!
Rosie Girl would love this link about origami!
The Storm is Gone but the After-Storm Is Always Here - A friend of mine from high school who is now a pastor in New York writes about her church’s experience with Super-Storm Sandy.