Archive for December, 2008

Light bulbs


The Huntington has a cool new history of science exhibit. One of the displays consists of about a hundred historical light bulbs, including three test bulbs labeled by Edison himself. They constructed a case filled with Nitrogen (in case the seals on the bulbs were broken) and put a few watts through some of the […]

I finished my wordpress plugin, and, after fixing a few bugs, I think it’s at a usable version. Here is the plugin page, including source code and theory. The basic gist is that it creates a sidebar in your blog with links to some of your posts. At first, it experiments by displaying random posts, […]



I’ve been combing craigslist for a throne to complete my office. Today was the day of anointing.