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tensegrity Dan
My fiction:
Our Computers Are Made Out of Meat, a sequel to Terry Bisson's They're Made Out of Meat

My graphic novel -- sadly progress has stalled indefinitely after finishing the prologue and chapter 1...

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This post prompted me to calculate my expected day of death (according to this life expectancy table). If I live 76.64 years, I will die on January 23, 2044, which leaves me over 13,000 days left.
The number of days I have left to live

Clear Sky Chart for Berkeley (Lawrence Hall of Science). Unfortunately, it doesn't take into account the local fog :(

Bored? Here's free stuff to read on the internets:
StarShipSofa, scifi podcast hosted by Tony C. Smith, who is IMO the most entertaining voice on the internet

H. P. Lovecraft
Accelerando, Charles Stross
Romance of the Three Kingdoms
Blindsight, Peter Watts

The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock, T.S. Eliot
Sonnets from the Portuguese, Elizabeth Barrett Browning
September 1, 1939, W. H. Auden
Maud Muller, John Greenleaf Whittier
Fytte VIII: Finis Exoptatus, Adam Lindsay Gordon

Religion & Philosophy
New American Bible This is the translation used by American Roman Catholics.
Tao Teh Ching all 29 complete translations
Bardo Thodol also known as "The Tibetan Book of the Dead"
The Koran

Online tools
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