The photo above is from last December; what a great shot…
Fresh from the STS-126 mission space shuttle Endeavour, mounted atop its modified Boeing 747 carrier aircraft, flew over California’s Mojave Desert on its way back to the Kennedy Space Center in Florida on Dec. 10, 2008.
Remi Gaillard imitates Mario Kart in the streets of France (?) in this DailyMotion video. Too funny…
How many of the 40 Inspirational Speeches in 2 Minutes (YouTube video) can you name?
The Shareaholic add-on for Firefox is a must download:
If you use sites like Facebook, MySpace, Digg, Gmail, [or] Twitter, you’ll want Shareaholic. Winner of the Extend Firefox contest, Shareaholic enables you to quickly, and very easily share, bookmark, and e-mail web pages via a wide array of your favorite web 2.0 social networking & bookmarking sites.
I can definitely say that it made posting to Facebook much easier…
New Scientist has a very cool gallery entitled Snowflakes as you’ve never seen them before:
These snowflake photos were taken by Kenneth Libbrecht of CalTech, using a specially-designed snowflake photomicroscope. They show real snow crystals that fell to earth in northern Ontario, Alaska, Vermont, the Michigan Upper Peninsula, and the Sierra Nevada mountains of California.
Check out the YouTube video showing Francois Macre’s rendition of Thriller:
In a compilation of 64 videos all shown on the same page, one man recreates Thriller – the beats, the howling, the singing – all by himself.