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November 24, 2002


Lest anyone think that I'm overly flash-centric, here's a gem of an experimental site: bodytag - web programming explorations. Mostly Java and DHTML. Thanks to Edwin for the lead on this site.

These are some gorgeous experiments, but at least one warns "No guarantees on speed here (mac users should just give up now.)"

November 23, 2002

Juniverse on Wolfram

A view of Wolfram's science
from within academia.

November 20, 2002

Calling all GG members!

We need beta testers for the interview application. While in testing phase, the questions are trivial and only take a few seconds to answer:

scientist profile project: Your Interview Management Center

Project write-up.

November 19, 2002

Email's Back Up!

It looks like email is fully functional on GalaxyGoo, once again. Yipee!

November 18, 2002

Designing Pythagorgrams?

If you read the GalaxyGoo blog, you probably already know about the Juniverse blogs. She's come up with a nifty little "widget", as she calls it, on Math Design in the Juniverse

Email Down

Email at GalaxyGoo has been down since Saturday (Nov 16). Hopefully, it will be back up soon.

Phyllis ran a trace-route and found a bottleneck somewhere. Email may not even be reaching our server.

November 14, 2002

Interactive Dichotomous Key, XML fed

New work-in-progress on GalaxyGoo: Interactive Dichotomous Key built with flash and XML

Take a peak, and tell us what you think.

November 12, 2002

European Mathematica Symposium

Hey! There's a Mathematica symposium planned for London!

International Mathematica Symposium 2003

November 07, 2002

googlism on galaxygoo

Chris, over at flazoom, posted a tool I hadn't played with: Googlism.

The results I got on a search for "galaxygoo.org" were interesting. Just one, and it said "galaxygoo.org is very usable".

GalaxyGoo Math Links Blog

Richard's experimenting with a blog: GalaxyGoo Math Links

November 05, 2002

Two Middle Initials!

At Richard's wise request, we've added the capacity for two middle initials in the GalaxyGoo member profile.

GalaxyGoo in a Goog?

Wow, I just discovered that the GalaxyGoo blog is aggregated on Full As A Goog: Chock Full Of Macromedia Goodness Cool beans!

November 04, 2002

Archimedes Article

An interesting article about Archimedes: Science -- Netz 298 (5595): 967

November 01, 2002

Online interview database project

The personal management tool for the GalaxyGoo Scientist Interview project is ready for Beta Testing. And we need Volunteers.