Endless Parade of Excellence

Monday, June 23, 2008

Thursday, June 19, 2008
Weird-Ass Stuff From The Bottom Of the Sea: Apparently lancetfish will only eat prey with big cartoony eyes. And each other.
(thanks, Kat!)
Update: Kat has a lancetfish head!


Sunday, June 15, 2008
Huge collection of Ed "Big Daddy" Roth ephemera on Coop's flickr stream. Includes a lot of interesting Vietnam era military pieces.

Tuesday, June 10, 2008
"The UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library Department of Special Collections has selected and digitized 5,746 of the more than three million images contained in the Los Angeles Times and Los Angeles Daily News photographic archives. The photographs chronicle the history and growth of Los Angeles from the 1920s to 1990."
Forget about getting anything done today.
(via Dinosaurs and Robots)

Friday, June 06, 2008
Running the Numbers-an American Self-Portrait. by Chris Jordan.
(Thanks, Scott!)

Monday, June 02, 2008
Hack a Day has a nice roundup of robotic cats.