If you want to follow my shared links in real time instead of as a weekly digest, head over to Delicious. You can search them there easily too.
- The Happiest Man in the World – Scientists find happiest man in the world by scanning his brain. Turns out he's a Tibetan Buddhist Monk.
- Freighter Travel – Turns out you can still travel across oceans by sea. Many container ships take up to a dozen passengers. It costs about $100/day though, which is more than flying by quite a bit. If only they'd let you travel crew class instead of officer class.