I did an experiment yesterday. I did my one mile "around the block" run barefoot.

It was awesome.

Though I'm not sure I can make a habit of it. My curiosity started with this article: Are expensive shoes a waste of money?

I am sitting in my hotel at the Astronomical Society of the Pacific (ASP) 2010 Conference in Boulder Colorado, and in usual form, I'm prepping for a session a mere 12 hours in advance. I'm not a total slacker though, I've been writing papers and posters and blogs about my topic for months.

The title is "U can DIY! Using Social Media to Connect with Audiences." So I'm going to ask, do you feel connected? Have you been connected to by someone or something like NASA? What made you feel connected to? Did you like it?