Those kind lads at Boing Boing sent me to this cool walking robots site by some gents at Berkeley. Their robot, RHEX, uses compliant legs to move really quickly over rough terrain. Be sure to catch the videos for added amusement.
Project Gutenberg just released Tesla’s Experiments with Alternate Currents of High Potential and High Frequency, with illustrations and everything.
If you are interested in tons of links about Tesla coils, you could do worse than starting with Bill Beaty’s collection of Tesla links.
Ode to a downright bastard.
The mp3 itself doesn’t have the right tags. It’s too late to fix. I apologize.