URLs

http://www.abpi.org.uk/publications/pdfs/Periodic-table-2005.pdf

Nice periodical table

http://www.oobject.com/category/12-unrecognizable-before-and-after-views-of-cities/

Unrecognizable before and after views of cities

http://www.urbanophile.com/2009/08/09/detroit-urban-laboratory-and-the-new-american-frontier/

Detroit

http://www.cnn.com/2009/OPINION/12/25/hagan.how.to.survive.plane.crash/index.html

How to survive a plane crash

http://www.nytimes.com/2009/12/21/technology/21nerds.html

New Programs Aim to Lure Young Into Digital Jobs

http://www.sciencemag.org/cgi/content/summary/321/5886/185

http://infoproc.blogspot.com/2010/01/tsinghua-uber-alles.html

The university that sends the most of its graduates to go on to get a US PhD is …

http://www.vs.inf.ethz.ch/publ/slides/Mattern-Bibliometry-SARIT06.pdf

Bibliometric evaluation of Computer Science

http://www.insidehighered.com/news/2009/12/15/russian

Russian is back

http://www.insidehighered.com/news/2009/12/15/qt/big_ten_may_become_big_twelve

Big 10 may get a 12th member

http://www.insidehighered.com/news/2009/12/15/tenure

Tenurometer

http://www.nytimes.com/2009/12/15/science/15books.html

A Deluge of Data Shapes a New Era in Computing

http://research.microsoft.com/en-us/collaboration/fourthparadigm

The fourth paradigm

http://www.acm.org/press-room/news-releases/fellows-2009

ACM fellows for 2009

http://vonahn.blogspot.com/2009/12/advice-on-grad-school-applications.html

Luis von Ahn’s funny list

http://geoapi.com/

Geo API

http://www.pbs.org/moyers/journal/07172009/profile.html

Robert Wright – THE EVOLUTION OF GOD

http://www.cs.jhu.edu/~sam/ccs243-mason.pdf

English Shell Code

http://www.insidehighered.com/news/2009/11/19/qt/obama_wants_to_send_100_000_students_to_china

Obama Wants to Send 100,000 Students to China

http://www.cs.ucr.edu/~eamonn/Keogh_SIGKDD09_tutorial.pdf

How to get a paper published in KDD

http://www.factual.com

factual.com

http://jmm.people.si.umich.edu/blog/job_market_guide_2009.pdf

Job market guide for Economics PhDs