A Chair, A Fireplace & A Tea Cozy interviews Justine Larbalestier, author of the Magic Or Madness trilogy.
Scientific American interviews Alan Weisman, author of The World without Us, a book that examines humanity’s impact on the environment by considering how the world would fare if all the people disappeared. [via MonkeyFilter]
What do you get the geek who has everything (including a singing Tesla Coil)? A Dalek Cage, which allows a person to get up close and personal to tens of thousands of volts. [via Neat-o-rama and Tesla Downunder]