A good screen-saver makes life that much better. I’m not sure how or why they brighten a mood, but it would make a good research project in psychology. Generally, the better my screen-saver, the more I like my computer, so the happier I am being chained to it.
This week I’m using a seafloor image from Antarctica found while reading Kevin and Eric’s awesome inverteblog The Other 95%. This is one of two dozen NSF funded images collected in a photo story at Boston.com entitled "Scenes from Antartica". The original caption is below.