| A fun story involving Roger Moore |
The world lost one of the great Bond actors recently. This story shows what kind of guy he was off screen.
05.31.17, 6:51 pm est
| A stunning contrast: 10 images capture rivers at their distinct meeting points |
I feel like the rivers should mix more, but it's amazing how they kind of stay separate of each other.
05.31.17, 6:46 pm est
| Transcontinental Airway System |
The "Highway of Light" is a series of concrete arrows where airway beacons once stood to light the way for planes carrying mail 90 years ago. This is the kind of stuff that fascinates me.
05.31.17, 6:38 pm est
| Researchers discover seaweed that tastes like bacon and is twice as healthy as kale |
There's never been a news article more worthy of being called click-bait than this one.
05.30.17, 1:15 pm est
| French law forbids food waste by supermarkets |
I'd like to see this kind of legislation introduced in this country.
05.27.17, 5:49 pm est
| Adjustable Ear Plugs With Four Levels Of Noise Control |
Kind of want to try these out. It's still too late for my tinnitus, though.
05.27.17, 5:38 pm est
| Room for rent: Greenpoint, Brooklyn, NY: $800.00 |
This is why New York is stupid.
05.27.17, 5:37 pm est
| Leading causes of death |
Mambo Number Five.
05.27.17, 5:36 pm est
| Henderson Island is a 14.4 square mile uninhabited landmass in the South Pacific Ocean |
"It is estimated that the island's shores now contain 37.7 million items of debris that weigh a total of 17.6 tonnes." That is *INSANE*. Humans are terrible.
05.24.17, 3:02 am est
| Towering 'mothership' storm mesmerizes and menaces Washington region |
This pop-up storm rolled through the area on the evening of the 18th.
05.21.17, 4:22 am est
| Lightning Storm Moves Across the USA (0:36) |
An amazing satellite time-lapse of a recent storm to sweep through the nation.
05.21.17, 4:11 am est
| Amazing Rube Goldberg Machine Starring Yellow And Green Balls Trying To Save Their Red Brother (4:08) |
The planning that goes into something like this would amaze me.
05.19.17, 3:18 am est
| ThinkGeek Adds New Two-Piece Swimsuits To Its Star Trek 'Trekini' Line |
Insert joke about boldly going somewhere.
05.19.17, 3:16 am est
| Russian Illustrator Draws Beautiful Murals In The Dirt On Cars |
Even dirty cars can be a fantastic medium for art.
05.19.17, 3:15 am est
| Crown Palace by GolPlaysWithLego |
I really like this building.
05.19.17, 3:09 am est
| history of the entire world, i guess (19:25) |
The best 20 minute history lesson every created. I've watched this five times already, and it's my front runner for video of the year.
05.14.17, 11:48 pm est
| New Nighttime Map Shows Earth in Whole New Light |
Comparing satellite data from 2012 and 2016 reveals where the planet has dimmed and brightened.
05.13.17, 10:43 pm est
| Langar: The Communal Meal |
I don't know anything about the Sikh religion, but this meal sharing ritual seems to be on point as to what humanity should be about.
05.13.17, 10:13 pm est
| An Army Of Little Package Sorting Robots In China (1:24) |
I am mesmerized by this.
05.13.17, 5:27 pm est
| Rage Against The Machine's 'Killing In The Name Of' Played On Toy Instruments (1:38) |
You can rock out with anything.
05.13.17, 5:25 pm est
| Quantum Mechanics in 5 Minutes (Now with Added Ducks) (5:21) |
This got better as it went along. Educational!
05.13.17, 5:13 pm est
| Ultra-Impressive Color Night Vision Camera (3:06) |
This is technology I definitely want.
05.13.17, 5:07 pm est
| Platonic Love Or Lust? The Science Behind Men And Women Being 'Just Friends' |
So, I *don't* want to be friends with women I want to date. Noted. Let me know when the time machine is built so I can go back and tell my teenage self this, since that wasn't communicated to me in a timely manner.
05.08.17, 4:39 am est
| Mets make big comeback, then tweet out big dick |
Meet the Mets, Meet the Mets, step right up and greet the Mets! Bring your kiddies, bring your wife, guaranteed to have the time of your life!!!
05.08.17, 12:51 am est
| Could you eat $1000 of McDonald’s food in 36 hours? |
The 18 year old me is dying to try this.
05.08.17, 12:49 am est
| Lego Cyana Ifremer - atana studio |
I want this turned into a LEGO set I can buy.
05.08.17, 12:48 am est
| McDonald's Monopoly game was rigged in the early days |
From 2003: those men did not pass go or collect $200.
05.08.17, 12:45 am est
| The Time Nikola Tesla Paid for His Hotel Room With a "Death Ray" |
I mean, who's going to object to that?
05.08.17, 12:42 am est
| Buy Nothing Day |
An international day of protest against consumerism, held on the Friday after U.S. Thanksgiving, concurrent to Black Friday. I, for one, welcome this day and ideology.
05.08.17, 12:41 am est
| The Solar System, To Scale, In A Pocket-Size Bottle |
Kind of neat.
05.05.17, 1:25 am est
| Drone-Shot Stunt Run Looks Like A Real Top-Down Video Game (4:05) |
People look weird while running from an overhead view.
05.05.17, 1:24 am est
| Timelapse Of A Digital Painting Made By 1000's Of Users Each Altering A Single Pixel Every 5 Min (10:30) |
There is so much going on and so much coordination, I wonder how many people were involved with this.
05.05.17, 1:23 am est
| The Japanese Sunrise Dovetail Joint |
05.05.17, 1:16 am est
| Colin Furze Builds A 100+MPH Bumper Car (4:45) |
This guy is still making insane contraptions.
05.05.17, 1:15 am est
| Succulent Plant That Looks Like Little Dolphins |
I want to eat one. Can you eat one? Probably not.
05.05.17, 1:15 am est
| Existential Bug Reports |
My current answer for life.
05.05.17, 12:19 am est
| A single flower |
05.05.17, 12:17 am est
| S'mores Girl Scout Cookies S'mores |
You're killing me, Smalls.
05.05.17, 12:15 am est
| ESRB's new video game ratings are out |
It doesn't look good for me.
05.02.17, 1:30 am est
| Year 2038 problem |
So, Y2K38 is the next technological apocalypse. At least we have 21 years to correct it.
05.01.17, 4:06 am est