Contacting Pioneer 6

NASA is planning to attempt to contact its oldest spacecraft, Pioneer 6 on the 35th anniversary of its launch. This is just one example of NASA’s attempts to make the most of every mission.

Monsters, Inc.

Check out the trailer for the next Pixar film, Monsters, Inc.… but it’s not due out until next Thanksgiving.

Regrettable Food

The Gallery of Regrettable Food has added 500 Snacks, with such favorites as individual chicken shortcakes or a delicious aspic mold with frankfurters (although I not sure about the balls on picks).

Still Here

No, I really haven’t disappeared from the face of the Earth, it’s just been pretty busy both here and at work… At least others are having the same problem – looking through my logs I noticed a referral from Chocolately Shatner (didn’t even know he’d added a link to me), and saw that he hasn’t […]

ASIMO Humanoid Robot

Honda has announced their ASIMO Humanoid Robot. The site is in Japanese, but they have some great movies of the robots walking (even backward and sideways). They robot seems to be operated by what looks surprisingly like a Playstation controller! Sony also demonstrated their prototype SDR-3X “Sony dream robot”. It’s only 20 inches tall, but […]

The Inevitable

Well, this didn’t take long to appear:

Sizing the States

One last election item for tonight – a map with states sized proportionally by their number of electoral votes.

Betting it All

I just love this elections stuff! I think it would be great if Bush and Gore had to play a hand of poker to determine the winner in New Mexico.

13 Myths

13 Myths About the Results of the 2000 Election.

Vox Populi

Vox Populi is a free service that allows you to set up polls on your own website with real-time calculations of results. From ArsDigita, providers of a bunch of other free services.

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