Four and a Half Hours From Pluto

Love this story. We’re Finally Going To Visit Pluto! – DNews: “Since being launched into space in January 2006, NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft has traveled nearly three billion miles to its mission, a six-month encounter with the dwarf planet Pluto.…

Monday Links …

Omaha’s Otter Pup Makes a Splash – ZooBorns Quill & Pad – Why I Bought It: Vianney Halter Deep Space Tourbillon Omas Ogiva Alba Fountain Pen Review – edjelley.com London’s Hidden Horologists – WSJ HANDS-ON : with MB&F’s HM6 ‘Space…

Thursday Links …

Over-The-Top Home Theaters Make A Comeback – ForbesLife DeLorean DMC-12 Barn Find – Silodrome How GMO Crops Can Be Good for the Environment – Businessweek OMEGA – Seamaster 1000m: The Beast is Back Makes me want another Lamy 2K! Review:…

Monday Links …

The Omega Seamaster Automatic 120m Chronograph (Ref.176.004) a.k.a. the Big Blue Still my fav podcast app: Overcast 1.1 Brings iPad App, New Landscape Mode – MacStories My longtime EDC fav. pen … Pilot Vanishing Point – Matte Black — The…

Wednesday Links …

There are still three lunar rovers up there: Lunar Leftovers: How the Moon Became a Trash Can ~ Kuriositas Gourmet Pens: Review: J. Herbin Stormy Grey Ink Want To Grow These Apples? You’ll Have To Join The Club : NPR…

Oil and Water Usage …

I’ve seen several columns/articles over the last two weeks (gas under $3 in may places) explaining how low oil/gas prices were actually bad for the economy. And of course we’re also told how high oil/gas prices are bad for the…

Monday Links

Restored 1970 Toyota Land Cruiser FJ40 If I was ever to get a boat, or a sub: Hemmings Find of the Day – 1956 Lone Star Meteor A Passion for Vintage Trailers – NYTimes.com Ouch, I wonder what company he’s…

Wednesday Links …

This is sad, I’ve enjoyed their shows and columns for many years: Tom Magliozzi, Popular Co-Host Of NPR’s ‘Car Talk,’ Dies At 77 : NPR ‘Car Talk’ Host Tom Magliozzi Dead at 77 – Speakeasy – WSJ Bars paying a…