links for 2007-01-31

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  • The Last Question By Isaac Asimov This is by far my favorite story of all those I have written. After all, I undertook to tell several trillion years of human history in the space of a short story and I leave it to you as to how well I succeeded. I also u
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  • NEW YORK — Microsoft (Quote) CEO Steve Ballmer kicked off sales of the consumer version of its new Vista operating system (OS) and Office suite today, calling it “the biggest launch in Microsoft’s history.” Sales of Vista and Office 2007 officially begin
  • On the eve of the unveiling of Microsoft’s (Quote) Windows Vista operating system, Adobe announced it will push for its ubiquitous PDF format to become an international standard. Adobe said it will submit the full PDF 1.7 specification to AIIM, the Ente
  • Jonathon Coulton – I Feel Fantastic
  • James Brown – Funky Drummer
  • “In the Womb: Animals” opens a window into fetal development in the animal kingdom, unlocking mysteries of one of nature’s most remarkable journeys.
  • Did you know that the gestation period of an elephant is 22 months? With a baby on the way, it makes you think about the development cycle of humans and other animals. It’s strange how it relates to evolution, and it got me thinking. I don’t recall the na
  • In this article, Andrew demonstrates how to display current weather conditions from NOAA’s National Weather Service XML feeds on your site.
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