Morning Cup of Links: Biomimicry

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Academic Earth has thousands of video lectures from the world's top scholars. This is like attending Ivy League classes without that annoying tuition. (via Metafilter)
Oliver Sacks talks about losing his sight and the hallucinations left behind. If I ever go blind, I hope I get the kind in which people wear funny hats.
20 "Trials of the Century" of the 20th Century. Because "Trial of the Decade" probably wouldn't sell as many newspapers. (via Neatorama)
Top 10 Moments Caught on Google Maps Street View. The ridiculous little slices of life that will go down in infamy. (via Gorilla Mask)
The 15 Coolest Cases of Biomimicry, or human technologies inspired by nature. After all, there is no better designer than Mother Nature.
This cat insists on the best seat in the house. Especially when he's not in the house.
Why is space dark? Aren't you glad someone else asks the dumb questions and manages to get an answer?

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February 5, 2009 - 11:15pm
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