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Links for Saturday, March 31, 2007

  • Raed Jarrar’s Story – An outrageous incident at JFK – “I feel very sad that my personal freedom was taken away like this. I grew up under authoritarian governments in the Middle East, and one of the reasons I chose to move to the US was that I don’t want an officer to make me change my t-shirt.” – Via Kevin. Outrageous.
  • Universcale – “These measurements stimulate in us awe for the longer, larger, higher and faster existence, as well as feelings of sympathy and tenderness towards the small and the ephemeral.” – From Mike.
  • Jean-Pierre Houdin: 3D Technology Solves the Mystery of the Great Pyramid – “This is the story of an encounter. An encounter of the past and the future. Of history and high technology. Above all, an encounter of men not expecting to embark on such an adventure. One of them was seeking to solve an age-old enigma; the others, glued to their computer screens, were striving to link the future with the present