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Monday, January 26, 2004

Monday January 26, 2004. Culinary discovery: peanut butter with lime juice. A small amount of lime juice makes a reasonable substitute for marmalade (in my opinion).

The peanut butter I used was unsalted and composed entirely of peanuts. Instead of bread, I used corn tortillas.

***Mail: "ACT NOW! This offer expires: September 30, 2004". Asimov's Science Fiction subscription offer.

De Profundis: LASFS newsletter. LASFS = Los Angeles Science Fantasy Society.

Web stuff:

Two good online surveys on values. They're intended to find out what kind of Canadian you are, fitting you into the author's categories.

MarsClock is a clock for Mars. It is a port of Mars24, created using OnBoardC. It runs on the PalmOS operating system (v 3.0 through 5.2) and requires MathLib. The error between MarsClock and the JPL MER time sheets is less than one minute for the nominal mission duration. (VJ)

And the original is here: http://www.giss.nasa.gov/tools/mars24/

From EurekAlert http://www.eurekalert.org/pubnews.php
Public Release: 26-Jan-2004
Global warming may cause songbirds to avoid certain foods
In another example of the far-reaching impact of global warming, a URI student found evidence that suggests some songbirds may avoid eating insects that consume leaves exposed to high levels of carbon dioxide.

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