Morning Cup of Links: Mock Duck

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Surfing the net at work for pleasure actually increases our concentration levels and helps make a more productive workforce. That's my story and I'm sticking to it.
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Around the World in 80 Telescopes is a 24-hour webcast involving astronomical observatories around the world. Live streaming video will be available, plus links for each participating observatory and the times they will be online in Universal Time (GMT) Friday. (via Metafilter)
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Mock Duck is "a delicious assortment of thrift store cookbooks", with scanned pictures and descriptions that will make your mouth water"¦ NOT. (via Everlasting Blort)
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There are only around 1,000 Bonobos left in the world, all in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Now a flu epidemic has hit their sole sanctuary.
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Housing Homeless Drunks And Letting Them Drink Saves Millions. And savings might not be the only benefit.
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A Life Without Left Turns. A lovely family memoir about living and driving.
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When Superheroes Go Bad. Eight incidences where we like our good guys even better when they're more human.
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Spanish Influenza: One of Of Five Infamous Epidemics We Hope We Never See. It killed 50 million people, making the plague look like a childs game.

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April 2, 2009 - 8:59pm
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