Came across this old link from Forbes asking readers to rate the best blogs. If you are an avid blogger [or if your eyes are glazing over looking at code], go through the various links, provided by category.
Ok, now this is creepy.If you enter the eye colors of your parents and your partner's parents, then this calculator from the The Tech Museum of Innovation will give you the probability of various eye colors for your child. Of course, this is something everyone must take into consideration before even thinking of having a child.
Sothebys', the premier auction house did decent business on Tuesday, estimated sales of $68 million. $12.6 million was paid for a square portrait in acrylic and silkscreen ink of Elizabeth Taylor by Andy Warhol, titled "Liz."
The Holocaust Memorial was opened in Germany - a nation facing up to its dark past, as reported by the International Herald Tribune. The BBC has some quotes from the opening ceremony.
I strongly recommend watching this episode of Strange Days on Planet Earth on PBS. This one dealt with the erosion of the Lamar river and the disappearance of aspen trees from the Yellowstone Park. It was fascinating to observe how two such disparate occurences and separate research teams worked towards a common cause hypothesis, which of all things, turned out to be an absence of wolves!
Don't forget to update Firefox - Mozilla reports that the updates are "extremely" critical.
And check out the very funny Fark blog.
Later people! And that's me in the photo with my cousin bro' when I was in India earlier in the year.