I've entered the Wolfram|Alpha Holiday Spikey Contest! Last Friday I got a package in the mail from Wolfram Research. Inside was this:
Spikey kit. Inside that was this:
The instructions said to take a photo of Spikey in a place I might need facts. So, here it is in the softwall cleanroom on an optical bench in my lab:
But now, it's time for me to ask all blog readers to: Vote for my Spikey! (even though there are other really impressive Spikeys on the site.) You can vote once a day from now through January 3, 2011. And I can win prizes! And you can win prizes! So, vote early! And vote often!