2012- 02- 21 11:00:00 2012- 02- 21 11:00:00 Interesting Links for 21-02-2012
Technological progress not slow or steady, but superexponential
Why not pipe the water from north to south England?
Steam/Valve’s Gabe Newell talks wearable computers, why consoles should open up, and game ownership
Dutch scientists aim to produce lab-grown hamburger this year - with 60% smaller environmental footprint than existing burgers.
Sauerkraut Station (SF story which just got nominated for a Nebula)
Eternal Copyright: a modest proposal
Our unrealistic views of death, through a doctor’s eyes
We are all connected - an example of how your local economy is global
Possibly the finest pun in the history of awful geeky puns
When did 8/10 become a bad score? Seriously, I remember when 70% was pretty damn good
Advert on Oxford Street shown only to women
See a dinosaur in accurate colour, for the first time ever.
Hollywood's Next Great Business Model: Praying That Stars Die
Will people please stop thinking of the children? The SOPA author back and worse than ever
Can we please not have a war with Iran?
Slowly but surely, TV is moving onto the web
No 10 sides with gay couples over full marriage
Losing weight twice as difficult as diets claim. Plus, of course, temporary diets are really bad for you, and don't work long term
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