September 19th, 2012


lunch breaks

Now that summer has passed, I can take my lunches outside comfortably again. As noted previously, the park on the DC waterfront is convenient to my office, and not too shabby at all. These shady benches are a great place to sit and read quietly, and offer a good view to boot.


The Taliban, genetic sequencing, and cyberwarfare

* "Why Obama is winning." Bonus gallery: why the religious right thinks Romney is losing.
* Cyberpunk now: applying the rules of war to cyberattacks.
* The Taliban shifts focus to terror instead of territory.
* Remember Gattaca? What will be the impact of readily available genetic sequencing?
* Russia fesses up to having an asteroid crater full of diamonds.