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musings of Carl Sagan ... "Before we found our way"
musings of Carl Sagan ... before we found our way
Oh, My Hand: Complaints Medieval Monks Scribbled in the...
"Thank God, it will soon be dark." The history of bookmaking hasn't been without its challenges, but never was its craft as painstaking a
Tower of Light: When Electricity Was New, People Used It...
The 30-Minute, No-Gym Bodyweight Workout [Infographic]
Tight on time, and no gym in sight? All you need is 30 minutes to break a sweat with this kick-butt bodyweight workout — anytime, anyplace.
30 Shots | Visual.ly
I Know That Feel, Bro
The world can be a lonely place. However, Chris G. has created portraits, of pairs of characters, who share between them a connection by way of woe and unlucky happenstance.
He uses statistics as a drunken man uses lamp-posts...for...
Online Shakespeare Course: Shakespeare After All with Harvard...
Watch free online Shakespeare course video lectures the later plays with by Harvard Shakespearean scholar Marjorie Garber.
NationStates | create your own country
VivaLaGames.Com - Hack Slash Crawl
What Is...every file format in the world
This page briefly describes every file format (or actually the file name extensions for the formats) that we have been able to learn about.
Fault Line - ENGINEERING.com
Teleportation does not mix with technical college
That got dark quickly.
Ab Exercise | Men's Health
Learn to master this ab exercise build better abs and help carve a six pack at Men's Health.
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The 50 Best Movies on Netflix Instant :: Blogs :: List of...
We love the convenience of Netflix Instant, but we don't always love the navigating through the countless movies on there to find something to watch. So we've compiled our list of recommended titles for you, whether you love classics, comedies, docum...
Book Country: Discover New Fiction with the Genre Map
Read, explore, and review original genre fiction with an active community of writers, readers, and experts.
10 drink recipes you can light on fire
Put a shallow layer of 151-proof rum on top. Light the rum on fire, then immediately sprinkle a generous dash of cinnamon on top. The cinnamon will sparkle and flame.
Murphy Laws Site - Martial Arts Laws
The origin and laws of Murphy. Love, war, technology and more. Books and poster shop.
WTF Japan Seriously: The TV show
That's pretty awsome, a critique of current tv over-dependence.
The First Six Books!
I'm trying to get a deadline met this week, PLUS get these finished in time for MoCCA , post a new comic that's halfway done, clean my apartment for company, and I still went to a Glee themed burlesque show tonight. What was I thinking?!!! (Answer: B...
Rashad Alakbarov Paints with Shadows and Light
Artist Rashad Alakbarov from Azerbaijan uses suspended translucent objects and other found materials to create light and shadow paintings on walls. The best part is that you can easily create somet...
Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee by Jerry Seinfeld
Jerry Seinfeld has a new show called Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee. Here's a 1-minute test drive.
VivaLaGames.Com - The Company of Myself in Full Screen
Symmetric Alphabet | Ubersuper
Love it! Would love it even more if I could link to the artist/creator.
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Early Movie Concept Art: See What Your Favorite Characters...
Just as with scripts, movie concept artists go through many a draft until they get the final approval for their character portrayals. Take Shrek for
Top 10 Websites To Watch Movies Online For Free
I love the idea of watching movies with just your Internet connection and a computer and no strings attached. Although some of you may think that this is not legal, i would say "why not try something ill-legal today". There are lots of websites which...
How to Make Your Own Irish Cream Liqueur
A step-by-step photo guide to making your own Irish Cream. It's quick and easy. All you need is a blender.
Empire's 500 Greatest Movies Of All TimeEmpire Features
15 Mar 2012: In depth looks at all the movies that matter as well as quizzes, fun and games from the world's leading film magazine.
STAR WARS ASCIIMATION - Main Page
STAR WARS In a way you've never seen before
BBC - Radio 4 - The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy Adventure Game - 20th Anniversary Edition.
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Help the blue block reach his beloved wherever she is
Interactive philosophy tests and activities designed to tell you what you don't want to know about yourself.
The Nine Ninja Hand Signs of the Kuji-in
Kuji-in ninja hand signs give shinobi warriors strength of mind and body. The seals also provide mystical powers such as invisibility.
How to Make Kool Aid Wine
This is a fun, extremely easy way to make very cheap but drinkable alcohol. It won't replace a nice beer or wine, but it's perfect for occasions where you need plenty of cheap alcohol. The initial equipment investment is about $5, and...
The Echo Park Time Travel Mart
Our friends at Laughing Squid visited the one-stop-shop for all your time travel needs, The Echo Park Time Travel Mart in Los Angeles. It's got anything a past/future/modern day time traveler c...
STREETVIEW ZOMBIE APOCALYPSE - RUN FROM ZOMBIES INSIDE GOOGLE...
Run from the zombies (the red markers on the map). Stay alive as long as you can.
Find the Right Online Game for You
Which MMO will you play next? This handy guide will help you find the right online game for you!
Jello Shots! - The Food in my Beard
I love jello shots. if you know me personally then you have most likely had my jello shots at least once because ill take pretty much any excuse to make them. To break it down for you: jello + alcohol = awesome
What Does 300 Calories Really Look Like?
Check out these pictures to see how much food you can eat when you make the right choices!
Kings and Queens of England
USB Prank Device Will Make Your Office Mates Hate You
We're hesitant to tell anybody about the USB Computer Prankster, but since most of us work from home here [Ed. Note: Thanks, Lee], and thus
How to lose 50 pounds fast within 5-to-8 months
See exactly how much food you need to eat and how to workout to lose 50 pounds in under 8 months
Trying to find his soul, this man adventures and enter into his own brain.
Buttersafe » Leaves
The leaves-as-problems metaphor breaks down after a child leaps into the freshly raked pile and starts rolling around shouting, "Wheeeee."
Have you got what it takes? • PR Friendly, Brand Ambassador,...
I recently came across a workout on Pinterest called "The Ninety-Nine". It is said to have originated from this blog: but I can't find an actual place on the blog where it was posted.
Brewing a 1 gallon batch of mead
How to brew an easy 1 gallon batch of Mead. Everything you need to have and do.
» What Would Happen if You Bought 25 Bottles of Nyquil?...
Ever since I was a little girl, I have periodically played a game I like to call ‘What would happen if…'
Madeon - Pop Culture Live
Madeon performs Pop Culture. Live in Nantes, France in July 2011.
20 Most Hilarious YouTube Videos Under 20 Seconds Long
Funny Videos, pictures, sketches, and humor online. Interesting and rare finds on the internet. Cool Stuff
SparkLife » Amazing True Facts
Sure, you know all about The Scarlet Letter ...
Caricature Map of Europe 1914
Germany is a massive military machine with weapons aimed outwards to all surrounding countries. It points threateningly at Britain, not so much ...
How to Catch Mew in Pokémon Red/Blue/Yellow
by whitecat, mirrored from http://pokedex.kary.ca/catchmew.shtml
Reassemble glasses and enjoy!
Finally assemble the glasses and you are ready for some fun! People might think you are crazy, staring at a blank white screen wearing sunglasses! But...
Current video game characters battle old-school 8-bit rivals...
Yesterday I talked about the Atari Arcade site, which lets you play classic games on your browser - as part of that campaign (or inspired by it), YouTube channel freddiew has created a cool video in which "new" or current video game characters (such ...
10 Hot Indie Games to Watch
We've hand-picked some highly anticipated indie projects that every gamer should keep tabs on.
A Conversation about reality - My Dinner with Andre
A Piece taken from the film My Dinner with Andre
Lego Antikythera Mechanism
Built in Greece at around 100 BCE, the Antikythera Mechanism is the oldest known scientific computer. It was lost for 2000 years, but recovered from a shipwreck in 1901. In 2010, we built a fully-functional replica out of Lego.
Well, At Least There Was Good Stuff to Read: The Books of...
What a shitty century. Except for books, and the diminishing ranks of people who read them.
Kishi Bashi Goes for a Loop of the Ephemeral
Kaoru Ishibashi is no newcomer to the music scene. A native of Norfolk, Va., in 2003 he formed New York City indie rock outfit Jupiter One, and as a violinist he's toured the globe with alt-folk act Regina Spektor and experimental rock group of Montr...
MARTIAN - Voice Command Watches for iPhone & Android
Thank you for making MARTIAN WATCHES successful! After funding closes, visit www.martianwatches.com to pre-order.
According to an old Hindu legend...
Where to hide their divinity was the question. So Brahma called a council of the gods to help him decide. "Let's bury it deep in the earth," said the gods. But Brahma answered, "No, that will not do because humans will...
Make a cloud lamp.
Word Lens: Instantly Translate Any Text, Using Your iPhone's...
Word Lens is a new iOS app that uses the power of augmented reality to instantly translate text viewed via the iPhones camera. Read on to find out more ...
i carry your heart | StumbleUpon.com
i carry your heart with me (i carry it in my heart) i am never without it (anywhere i go you go, my dear; and whatever is done by only me is your doing, my darling) i fear no fate (for you are my fate, my sweet) i wa...
Songza - Listen to Music Curated by Music Experts
Relaxing? Working? Throwing a party? Songza plays the right music for any situation. Songza is 100% free, with no audio ads.
Author quote posters
Being around a successful author would surely be exhausting and inspiring in equal amounts. As well as all that wisdom they put into their books, their thought-provoking one-liners would literally be falling out here, there and everywhere.
Ui Parade - User Interface Design Inspiration
Grab our new Photoshop plugin for iOS Developers -
Watermelons: Nature's Keg
Still pumping your watermelons full of rum? What is this, summer camp? It's time to grow up and start converting your watermelons into kegs.
Journal of Universal Rejection
New Game Round Up
The New Year brings loads of great new games for you to play. We pick out the cream of the crop.
ROBERT H. GODDARD: The rocket man
(1882-1945) was an American physicist, engineer and the father of modern rocketry. He built the first liquid-fuelled rocket and his work was directly responsible for spaceflight. The story goes like this: As a 17-year-old boy in 1899, Goddard had a l...
Shut Up And Take My Money - Cool Gadgets and Geeky Products...
Shut Up And Take My Money - ShutUpAndTakeMyMoney Cool Gadgets and Geeky Products
Stumblers Who Like Ten games that make you think about life...
Games might not yet be recognized as art but they are increasingly being used to explore the kind of deep themes that were previously the preserve of artists and philosophers.