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Friday linkage

By

Sam Roggeveen

@SamRoggeveen

7 March 2008 15:38

  • My Tuesday post on Airbus' victory over Boeing in the US Air Force tanker contest quoted the figure of US$40 billion for the deal. As this neat bit of number-crunching shows, that's probably a large exaggeration.
  • File under 'climate change mitigation': In arctic Norway, a high-security repository housing seeds from nearly every food crop in the world has recently opened. (Via The Strategist.)
  • No real international policy content here, but too funny not to share: the stupidest calls to tech support. (Via Core Economics.)