This long-overdue episode of Random, filmed at Samovar Tea, includes:
– Book updates and new book recommendations (including Omnivore’s Dilemma and If This Is A Man : The Truce)
– Favorite sites, including design-focused sites
– The new Kindle vs. the iPad — pros and cons.
– Book title hijinks and red herrings
– iFly indoor skydiving video (special thanks to Kent and Travis!)
Find all previous episodes of Random here.
Correction: Russian chemist Dmitri Mendeleev is credited with the modern Periodic Table of Elements, not Primo Levi, who wrote a book entitled “The Periodic Table.”
Posted on: August 9, 2010.
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