This video is crazy and the music is awesome.
If you enjoy sex, food or porn… watch this video or don’t. It’s really funny, but kind of ruins food. The voiceover is NSFW; otherwise, there’s nothing dirty.
Waltz Around Saturn with this video showing highlights from Cassini’s exploration of the giant planet, its magnificent rings, and fascinating family of moons.
(WARNING: this video may not be suitable for people with photosensitive epilepsy)
They focus on Google in this article (and they deserve recognition in this regard), but my emphasis is that this is an open source success that is surrounded by walled-garden failure.
In a way, the experience of using Google to access the 19th century has enriched our ability to work in the physical archives and libraries that many of us still consider to be the epicenter of scholarship. I am constantly moving between my Victorian online experience and the far richer evidence available at some brick-and-mortar libraries.
Ze makes me cray-cray in the Rhe-Rhe.
I love Planet Money and I could probably just link you to every single episode, but I won’t. However, I found this episode especially compelling. The answer to managing (I won’t say “fix”) global warming, you’ve heard it before, is a carbon tax, but I had never thought of it as replacing a bad tax with a good one.