Wednesday, September 28, 2005

Biodiesel--Alternative Fuel of the Future?

Now that the US Military is getting behind it, will biodiesel become the first truly viable mass-consumer alternative fuel? Maybe not, but this biodiesel stuff sounds interesting. Especially the notion that all that leftover cooking oil from all the greasy spoons across America could have a better alternative for disposing of their cooking oil waste. Eat your fries and get a McFillup w/ the oil used to cook 'em.

Live Giant Squid Photographed

Researchers in Japan finally get pics of a giant squid alive in the wild.

Friday, September 23, 2005

The Digital Dark Age

Friday, September 16, 2005

The Rise & Fall of Lookout Records

Really well-done and interesting feature article from the East Bay Express on The Rise and Fall of the Lookout Records Empire.

Illustrated version

The next-gen Nintendo Revolution Controller

Wired's Revolution Experience's Controller Review

Not exactly getting me very excited. I'll leave Nintendo to the yewts, just like the GameCube.

PS3 still the front-runner for my next-gen dollars, a couple price breaks after launch anyway.

Xbox 360 will get a long, hard look-see too.

And more good news from the Arctic...

Wednesday, September 07, 2005

Oregon Mystery Bulge

Friday, September 02, 2005

Continuing Coverage on: New Orleans is F'd Up

At least they're focusing on what's important, eh? "Refugee" banned

Hurricane Report

Survival of New Orleans Blog

NOLA Post-Katrina Intel Wiki

Anatomy of an unnatural disaster

This has got to go down in history as the most bungled response to a disaster ever. Listen to the mayor today.

Levee Breaks Shouldn't Have Been a Shocker