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Great 90-second movie from 90 Seconds of Dave: Construction I’m filled me with excitement, ideas, and questions about the new medium of videoblogging. What will the future bring for creators and storytellers?

Galapagos travel adventures

My friend Lilli has been traveling in Ecuador this month—and blogging it. She just posted about a trip to the Galapagos. (oh, and catch her report of the equator, as well, with description of the water-drain-tornado from on the equator, two feet north, and two feet south of it.)

Designing web sites? How much time is spent on each task

This pie chart graph shows how much time is spent on different aspects of designing for the web. Hilarious. [via Backup Brain]

The new Presiding Bishop

There’s a new Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church of America: Bishop Katharine Jefferts-Schori. The Presiding Bishop is also known as the “Primate” — which means the spiritual leader of the national church… nothing to do with opposible thumbs and all that. I somehow fell into a bunch of episcopal blogs. Here’s one from a […]

Stonehenge Pocket Watch (timely: summer solstice is tomorrow)

Boing Boing: Stonehenge pocket-watch predicts solstices This amazing Stonehenge pocket-watch lets you “tell time like a Druid” by aligning the miniature circle of stones using a built-in compass and then looking at the shadows. As a bonus, it also predicts the winter and summer solstices. it’s from Think Geek, and alas, they’re out of stock […]

Fatal Inaction: For the want of a nail

For want of a nail the shoe was lost. For want of a shoe the horse was lost. For want of a horse the rider was lost For want of a rider the battle was lost. For want of a battle the kingdom was lost. And all for the want of a horseshoe nail. The […]