Monday, February 28, 2005

Spock Days

If you're ever in Vulcan, Alberta at the right time, check out Spock Days. It sounds like the best thing since Spocktoberfest!

Thanks to Rick Mercer's Monday Report for publicizing this event and for making me wonder how I missed Jacques Chiractoberfest last year.

Thursday, February 17, 2005

Armstrong in the Tour

Lance Armstrong recently announced his intention to race in this year's Tour de France. Whatever you think of him, you've got to admit his chances of winning seem good. He will be without Floyd Landis' help though who has signed with Phonak. (And who couldn't use the help of a mennonite? :)

Wednesday, February 16, 2005

Foldage

The New York Times has a nice little story on Erik Demaine and the mathematics of origami.