- The Size Of Our World - Pictures that show the relative size of Earth to other objects in the galaxy (via BoingBoing).
- New Sanctuary is the Big Kahuna - A post by Deep Sea News about the US's newest marine sanctuary.
- Acoelomorph flatworms and precambrian evolution - PZ Myers looks at a recent review paper that alters our view of the evolution of bilateral animals (and the placement of Platyhelminthes / Acoelomorpha on animal phylogenies).
- TUX magazine - A magazine aimed at new Linux users.
- 100 of the most significant events in Linux history - An article in Linux Journal asking for submissions for significant Linux events; starts with Linus Torvalds's very first post about the operating system that would become Linux.
- Life without Windows - A reporter writes about switching from Windows to Ubuntu.
- Taiwan mandates Linux-ready PCs - Taiwan is now requiring all government computers be able to run Linux.
- Confessions of an Aca/Fan: The Official Weblog of Henry Jenkins - A blog written by the author of Textual Poachers, one of my SO's favorite nonfiction books.