Ever wonder why snowflakes are all different, but each of their six little arms are exactly the same? Read all about it at the Caltech Snow Crystals site, where they can now custom build designer snowflakes.
More OpenCola news. Tech Review sez: Have Some Code and a Smile. Remember you heard it here first.
Here’s an entertaining interview with the real life George Jung (i.e. the guy behind Johnny Depp’s character in Blow).
R.W.B. Lewis has just written a highly praised book about Dante called Dante : A Penguin Life. Does anybody else find this funny? It is intriguing, I admit: just how long was Dante a penguin, anyway? Did he do all his writing in were-penguin form? Did anybody get any pictures? Because I don’t think his parents are going to believe this.
Something interesting is going on here. Cory Doctorow (see craphound.com) and Mark Frauenfelder collaborate on one of my favorite blogs, BoingBoing. Cory Doctorow is working for OpenCola. Here is an article about OpenCola in the Industry Standard my Mark Frauenfelder. OpenCola is one worth watching.