[links] Link salad flies back to Oregon

Fantasy Book Critic with a 2009 book preview — Including a nice little squib on Green.

DNA of Ice Age’s Woolly Mammoth’s Mapped — Quaternary Park, anyone? (Thanks to scarlettina.)

Race on to build world’s first space elevator — Offshore, near Perth. (Snurched from carolryles.)

Scientists say Copernicus’ remains, grave found

Ship of foolsThe Economist on the GOP. (Snurched from John Scalzi.)

Question of the day: What flavor cheese is the moon made of?

Body movement: airport walking (and later, convention walking)
This morning’s weigh-in: n/a
Currently reading: The Confidence-Man: His Masquerade by Herman Melville