Was vom Tage übrig blieb (22. August 2011)

Gesammelte Links des Tages

  • Libya on the brink of change – The Big Picture – Boston.com – “Rebels swept into the center of Tripoli over the weekend, and the end appeared to be inevitable for the 42-year reign of Moammar Khadafy as leader of Libya, but government forces were still putting up sporadic resistance in pockets of the city. The whereabouts of Khadafy were unknown. He is wanted by the International Criminal Court in The Hague for crimes against humanity. The six-month uprising had been marked by slow progress followed by setbacks, but moved with startling speed over the weekend. Gathered here are pictures from the last few days of the fighting and celebrations.”
  • A Short History of Computing (Juli 1978) bei Glaserei -
  • Scientists have discovered the oldest fossils on Earth in Australia – “An international team of geologists has discovered evidence of 3.4-billion-year-old single-cell organisms, making them the oldest known fossils on Earth. And all signs point to them being sulphur-munching little buggers.”