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Links for Saturday, December 29, 2007

  • Todd Harrison: Things I’ve Learned – “Take the high road. It’s less crowded and boasts a much better view.
  • USA Spending: API Documentation – “USAspending.gov is pleased to announce the availability of its data in an Application Programming Interface (API).
  • Kirkland Weblog: Kirkland, Take “The Plunge” With Me! – “Everyone hangs around huddling for warmth by the fire and laughing about how crazy they are and who double-dog dared them to be attempting this in the first place. When the countdown is approaching, you peel down to your bathing suit and wait for the ‘go’ signal.
  • Alan Taylor: All Known Bodies in Our Solar System Larger than 200 Miles in Diameter – “It’s just one of those things I’ve been itching to make for a long while, frankly because I wanted to see it – a visual listing of objects in the Solar System, ordered by size. A couple weeks ago, I started tinkering with it, today, I have something to show finally: A (large) image showing the 88 known objects in our Solar System that are larger than 200 miles in diameter.