aku-aku: v.. To move a tall, flat bottomed object (such as a bookshelf) by swiveling it alternatively on its corners in a "walking" fashion. [After the book by Thor Heyerdahl theorising the statues of Easter Island were moved in this fashion.] source: LangMaker.com. Aku Aku also has another meaning to the islanders: a spiritual guide.
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Posted by dav at 2003 January 8 09:29 AM
File under: Geek

So there's a new web database that matches your web site to a set of latitude/longnitude coordinates: GeoURL.org. I've just signed up this blog with coordinates Lat: 37.7205544 Lon: -122.4465637 obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau's Tiger Map Server. These aren't exactly the coordinates for my house, it's actually for the nearby BART station. I'm not sure what good this is, but it seems neat :)


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