Here's a peek into my Bookmarks file, past & present!
Last linkrot check: July 2002.
Useful utility sites:
Would you give a minute a day to feed a hungry person? Then please make The
Hunger Site one of your daily visits. It's totally free, paid for by ads.
Wanna net.surf to a completely random URL? Then try a spin on URouLette!
Check out NASA's Astronomy Picture of the Day
for a daily picture from or about space, descriptively annotated with plenty of links.
Spruce up your desktop with thousands of desktop background photos in many categories
that you can have change automatically. (My desktop background changes every half-hour!)
Includes a great screen saver, too. Visit Webshots
for new photos each day.
The best, most accurate search engine out there is Google. To the point and on-target.
Info on most any movie or actor (& more than a few TV shows): The Internet Movie Database.
other visions of the future:
Visions of Things to Come: The Future,
| The Artemis Project, a private
venture to establish a lunar colony.|
| SpaceDev Inc., another
private-sector company dedicated to space exploration and development.|
| Visit The Long Now Foundation, a group
working to promote very long-term thinking. Projects include a 10,000 year clock
and a new Rosetta Stone of most of Earth's languages.|
| The Millennial Project shows
how to colonize the galaxy in eight steps.|
| Live free on the high sea! The Oceania Web
page. (Still up, but apparently moribund.)
(Click here to see the flag
of Oceania; there's also a newsgroup.)
| Another organization working to build a new, free nation through
education, the Libertarian Nation Foundation.
The wave of the future! Check out The
Timely discussions in RealAudio of current events in science &
technology: NPR's ScienceFriday site.
True fact: the Andromeda galaxy is on a collision course with
our own. Read about it here.
Probably the best futurism site I've seen. Learn about postbiological
life, megascale engineering, and much more at Anders
Sandberg's Transhuman Page.
Info on Libertarians:
Great entertainment home pages:
||Simply the best show on TV. Ever.
5 episode guide. |
|Here's the Official
Babylon 5 Home Page.
is still on the net! Check out Network 23's favorite talking head
on the Squares.|
|Do you know who creepy surrealistic artist
Giger is? If you've seen the movie "Alien" or any of its sequels,
you've seen his designs.|
|Another good surrealist artist, not quite as
spooky, is Salvadore Dali.
(Check out the image archive!)|
|It's America's favorite dysfunctional animated
family, The Simpsons!|
JAC WWW page,
UIUC's anime club.|
Do you like Maison Dreamer? Take a look at
the romantic comedy Maison
Ikkoku, from which I derived the name for my website.|
Search for strings of numbers (like your phone number) in the first 100,000,000
digits of pi at The Pi-Search Page.
Should adults be restricted from viewing whatever sites they want? Should children be kept from seeing certain
purely educational sites? Learn the truth about net filters and other censorware.
You've got your web page. (Don't you??) Now
make a statement and show the world how you feel--pins, bumper stickers, and more
Last but certainly not least, check out my girlfriend Viveka's homepage. She's got pics from