Yum! Latest del.icio.us links

I _love_ “del.icio.us”:http://del.icio.us. I use it quite a bit and it is a godsend for grad students doing thesis work. Here are the latest 10 links I have added to my del.icio.us account:

“*US DHS – Cyber Security R & D Center*”:http://www.cyber.st.dhs.gov/
“*FT.com Digital Business IT Glossary*”:http://www.ft.com/dbglossary
Both of these were covered in “this post”:http://cominganarchy.com/2007/05/30/net-news/

“*Iraq Coalition Casualties*”:http://icasualties.org/oif/
Includes stats for “Afghanistan”:http://www.icasualties.org/oef/ as well

“*Canadian Forces base – Wikipedia*”:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Canadian_Forces_Base
Read about Canada’s “secret” base in Dubai

“*Japan Today – METI seeking Y200 bil over 5 yrs to develop post-gasoline cars*”:http://www.japantoday.com/jp/news/407665
Thesis-related

“*Various tie knots*”:http://www.bensilver.com/style04/knots_home.htm
Stylin’!

“*Japan Today – Japanese gas company at odds with Aborigines over sacred land*”:http://www.japantoday.com/jp/news/406484
More thesis-related

“*Blood Puddle Pillows*”:http://www.fromkeetra.com/posts.php?post=012
These are too cool!

“*Up-in-Smoke Cigar Band Museum*”:http://pages.ripco.net/~whizstrt/europe1.htm
Lord Curzon on a stogie!?

“*EurasiaNet – Japan Promotes Multilateralism in Central Asia*”:http://www.eurasianet.org/departments/insight/articles/eav050407a.shtml
Yep… thesis-related

About Younghusband

Sir Francis Edward Younghusband (1863-1942) was a British explorer, army officer, military-political officer, and foreign correspondent born in India who led expeditions into Manchuria, Kashgar, and Tibet. He three times tried and failed to scale Mt. Everest and journeyed from China to India, crossing the Gobi desert and the Mustagh Pass (alt. c.19,000 ft/5,791 m) of the Karakoram mountain range in modern day Pakistan. Convinced of Russian designs on British interests in India, Younghusband proactively engaged in the nineteenth century spying and conflict over Central Asia between the British and the Russians known as the Great Game. "Younghusband" is a Canadian who has spent a number of years bouncing back and forth between his home country and Japan. Fluent in Japanese and English with experience in numerous other languages from Spanish to Georgian, Younghusband has travelled throughout Asia. He graduated with an MA from the War Studies Department at the Royal Military College of Canada, where he focussed on the Japanese oil industry and energy security issues. He has recently returned to Canada from Japan, and is working in the technology sector.
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4 Responses to Yum! Latest del.icio.us links

  1. Bill Petti says:

    Wow, those blood puddle pillows are….disturbing, yet intriguing :)

    Remind me, have you ever posted an abstract/etc of your thesis? Just curious…

  2. Dan tdaxp says:

    You’ve been added to my network!

  3. Alfred Russel Wallace says:

    Great link to the cigar bands… but no ladies??

  4. Younghusband says:

    @BP: I haven’t posted an abstract yet. I did discuss the “initial idea before”:http://cominganarchy.com/2006/10/31/japans-precarious-addiction/, but it has evolved (as thesis projects tend to do).

    @Dan: And you to mine!

    @DR. ARW: “Gallery 3″:http://pages.ripco.net/~whizstrt/gall03.htm is dedicated to tha ladies!