Curious George: Chicago Jeweler? Know a good Chicago-area (accessible on public transport) jeweler? more inside
Curious George: Stratocaster Action I want to lower the action on my American Fender Stratocaster. more inside
Deep-Sea Fish For years I've been wanting to see actual photos of these scary creatures. Here they are. [Via Metafilter]
The Catholic Encyclopedia Written in 1908 and hardly enlightened by today's standards, I still find this an interest resource to have around, whenever looking for the party line on issues like Angels, Demons, Transubstantiation, the Holy Sepulcre, and Masons. Also hosted (and not for the faint of heart) is the complete Summa Theologica of St. Thomas Aquinas.
The Art of Susan Kare Those of you (possibly very few) not already aware of her will be shocked at the influence she has had on your daily life. Here's an interview, too.
Nine Planets Without Intelligent Life A serialized graphic novel. With robots! Yay! It's good.
touchy-feely : sock puppet paintings. Not getting any comments over at MeFi, but these are worth a look. [via Mefi]