A desert

While discussing an upcoming vacation with someone I know, we talked over the various possible camping destinations in California and nearby. I went off-roading on the Mojave Road last year and discussed the desert with them.

Then, I happened across this photo on the web:


Q: Where do you think this photo is from?

A: Mars. (source)

I thought it was fascinating that the picture looks just like a desert you might see in southern california, Nevada, or Utah.

I can’t wait to see the first photo taken with a smartphone by a human stepping foot on the red planet. Imagine receiving a text message from another planet with a selfie in the desert of Mars, or from the top of Olympus Mons.

Interviews with Jeff Bezos, Dara Khosrowshahi, Bill Gates, and Warren Buffet

On my recent drive from SF to Tahoe, I listened to the following interviews, and really enjoyed them. Maybe you will too:

I particularly liked hearing from Uber’s new CEO. I am fascinated to watch what happens with that company.

Readers: I’d love to hear from you! What’s your favorite such video? Got any gems?

Weekly Roundup

A bit of a shorter week, I’ve been a little too busy to do a whole lot of reading. But, here are my favorite links from this week:

Have a great weekend.