In The World Of Science (10 Facts)
The Scale of the Universe 2
Zoom from the edge of the universe to the quantum foam of spacetime and learn about everything in between.
Nikon | THIS DAY
"THIS DAY" is a web content page that shows what happened on that day in the past, at some place in the aworld.
RED FILES: Secret Victories of the KGB
This episode of RED FILES tells the fascinating story of the men and women who betrayed their Western homes to spy for the KGB. Now that they are able to speak freely about the situation, Western and Soviet spies give their perspectives on one...
Is the Universe a Giant Hologram?
Note: I'm on vacation this week, so here's one from the vault. This article first appeared on my old website, back in February of 2009. Some days the questions I get are easy, and some days I get questions from our longtime reader, Ben. This past wee...
List of inventors killed by their own inventions
This is a list of whose deaths were in some manner caused by or related to a product, process, procedure, or other innovation that they invented or designed.
15 cool word illusions
marcofolio.net, Here are 15 cool word illusions that will blow your mind
Some Bizzare and Odd things around us…
Here is a bunch of some wonderful pictures which are not only the example of beautiful photography but....
How Things Work | Bozgo
Weather Extremes : The Top 12 Most Unusual Weather-related...
Obtenga los informes y mapas del pronóstico meteorológico más actualizados de Weather Underground, con detalles sobre el clima, la temperatura, la humedad, el viento y la probabilidad de precipitaciones
Don Harper Mills: 1994's Most Bizarre Suicide
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List of unusual deaths - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia...
This is a list of unusual deaths. This list contains unique or extremely rare circumstances of death recorded throughout history. This list also includes less rare, though still unusual, deaths of prominent people.
The Town that spent 25 Years Underwater
This is Villa Epecuen, an old tourist town south of Buenos Aires that spent a quarter of a century underwater. Established in the 1920s on the banks of a salt lake, the town was home to over 5,000 residents and a holiday destination to thousands more...
The Mysterious Imagery of The Dollar Bill
Are dollar bills fraught with symbols rooted in Freemansonry and tied to the Illuminati, as many Da Vinci Code fans believe? Or do they simply symbolize the foundation of our nation? This infographic looks at the mysterious symbols of the dollar bill...
Amazing life hacks (Infographic)
Daily science nature & art
Faces in the window
This picture was taken by the husband of the woman in the picture on a sunny afternoon with ordinary print film. They had just moved into their new home in Chicago, Illinois. In the window to the left of them clearly shows a older woman with her ha...
Profiling The Unexplained - Unexplained Mysteries & Paranormal...
Are These Images Proof Of Real Time Travel?
Tweet Sharebar Tweet What if time travel is, ultimately, possible? And what if there's already proof that people from the future have visited us, and even interacted with civilizations from our ancient past? What follows are a series of images that m...
particles :: physics simulation
This demo is a simple pinball game that uses several HTML5 technologies along with the Box2D physics engine. It uses HTML5 Canvas element for drawing, and @font-face and WOFF for font embedding.
Curiosities: Another Side of History
The History Place - Holocaust Timeline
a nation with a Jewish population of 566,000.
JST Virtual Science Center
In order to view this site in its entirety, you will need an ADSL or optical fiber broadband connection, 1.4GHz minimum CPU and Adobe Flash Player 9 or above. Copyright 2009 Japan Science and Technology Agency. All rights reserved.
40 Super Awesome Wallpapers for Nerds
'Afterlife' feels 'even more real than real,' researcher...
A scientist studying near-death experiences wants to know why patients say they're "even more real than real."
Information about DXM (Dextromethorphan) and cough syrup. Get the facts and make up your own mind.
Logic Problems - Easy
Logic Problems - grouped by difficulty. Includes answers and hints.
Dan Dennett: The illusion of consciousness
TED Talks Philosopher Dan Dennett makes a compelling argument that not only don't we understand our own consciousness, but that half the time our brains are actively fooling us.
Print - 110 Predictions For the Next 110 Years
45 Vintage ‘Space Age' Illustrations // WellMedicated
As a child, I truly believed that at this point in my life I would be living in a space-dome community with a flying car and a robot maid. I can even remember
6 Real World Da Vinci Codes That Aren't Full of Crap
There are, apparently, some fairly weird encoded messages that actual academic types have identified in a ways that seem fairly plausible.
Future Past: 173 Radical Retrofuturistic Directions in Design...
From retrocool concept cars to far-out fashion in sci-fi inspired cities of tomorrow, these 131 samples of retrofuturistic design & technology will take you back to the good old days to come!
44 Creative Retro Futurism Design Artworks
Today's modern times calls for high technology and futuristic designs and images. Not to mention the state-of-the-art facilities and gadgets that keep us updated with the latest trend… Amazingly, despite the new times, retro fashion never gets outdat...
Retro-futurism - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
(adjective or ) is a trend in the creative arts showing the influence of depictions of the future produced prior to about 1960. Characterized by a blend of old-fashioned "" styles with futuristic technology, retro-futurism explores the themes of ten...
30 Gorgeous Examples Of Retro Futurism Illustrations
Chomsky dispels 9/11 conspiracies with sheer logic
Hat tip to http://onegoodmove.org And yes, I know I'm about to get an avalanche of angry conspiracy theorists commenting on this video.
Drunk History : Nikola Tesla (thanks g3rm!)
Derek Waters Presents: Drunk HistoryCreated by Derek WatersFilmed, Edited & Directed by Jeremy Konner*adult languagehttp://www.youtube.com/user/Drun
Philips Daylight Window Concept Presentation
The full presentation of the Philips Daylight Window concept, shown at the Simplicity Event 2007 at Earls Court in London.
Arcosanti - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
is an that began construction in 1970 in central , 70 mi (110 km) north of , at an elevation of 3,732 feet (1,130 meters). Architect , using a concept he calls (a of and ), started the town to demonstrate how urban conditions could be improved wh...
The year 2000 as envisioned in the year 1910
In 1910, French artist Villemard produced a series of illustrations depicting what life might be like in the year 2000. Yeah, he pretty much nailed it. See more here on Flickr Via
Stanislav Petrov Averts a Worldwide Nuclear War
Stanislav Petrov averted a worldwide nuclear war in 1983, preventing what could have become the tragedy of the ages. See and listen to this remarkable account at www.brightstarsound.com.
Infinite Being - Spiritual Metaphysics
Infinite Being - Spiritual Metaphysics
Conspiracies in Sports, page 1
5 Lost Photos That Could Have Changed History
There are amazing accomplishments, conspiracy theories and outlandish claims that are all supposedly out there waiting to be proven true ... if only we could find the pictures.
Erowid Experience Vaults: Mushrooms - P. Cubensis
An experience with Mushrooms - P. Cubensis. 'Transcending Time' by No one
'Jaw-dropping' Crab Nebula shocks astronomers
The pulsar at the heart of the nebula is so dense that it has a mass greater than the sun.
Logic Problems - Very Easy
Logic Problems - grouped by difficulty. Includes answers and hints.
Logic and Penguins
Cherry Bomb Strain Information
Erowid Cannabis Vault : Cannabis Cookie Recipes
A collection of recipes for cannabis cookies
PAPER APP | BY FIFTY THREE
Futuristic Movie Timeline #6 In A Series Of...
Futuristic Movie Timeline #6 In A Series Of Pop-Cultural Charts No one really pays much attention to what year sci-fi movies take place. I thought it would be interesting to arrange some classic films...
Surviving Progress - Movie Trailers - iTunes
Technological advancement, economic development, population increase - are they signs of a thriving society? Or too much of a good thing? Based on the best-selling book A Short History of Progress, this provocative documentary explores the concept of...
Productivity Future Vision
In 5-10 years, how will people get things done at work, at home, and on the go? Watch the new vision video
Skull and Bones - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Astronomy Picture of the Day
A different astronomy and space science related image is featured each day, along with a brief explanation.
Astronomy For Beginners...Astronomy Basics...Amazing Astronomy...
WIKISKY.ORG - Interactive Sky Map
Interactive online sky map
Galactic Center of Milky Way Rises over Texas Star Party...
All night time-lapse video of sky over Texas Star Party in Fort Davis, Texas taken with 15mm fisheye lens. Stars, constellations, meteors and satellites can ...
Chandra :: Resources :: Desktop Patterns/Wallpaper
HowStuffWorks "How Area 51 Works"
Area 51 is the most famous secret military installation in the world. Learn all about Area 51 and find out why Area 51 is such a heavily guarded secret.
Turn off your brain and let these ten tracks remove you from the real world for a little bit. You could use the break from life anyway. Including music by Mumford & Sons, Bright Eyes and Death Cab For Cutie.
Mind-body problem - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Meditation XVII by John Donne
Hans Rosling: Stats that reshape your worldview
TED Talks You've never seen data presented like this. With the drama and urgency of a sportscaster, statistics guru Hans Rosling debunks myths about the so-called "developing world."
Neonflames - draw your own nebula!
Massive Extraterrestrial Rock Hit Earth 13 Millennia Ago,...
About 13,000 years ago, a chunk of a comet or asteroid hurtled into the atmosphere at a shallow angle, superheating the atmosphere around it as it careened toward the surface. The air grew hot enough to ignite plant material and melt rock below the o...
Space Shuttle Launch Viewed From Plane
Awesome footage of the Discovery during its final liftoff, shot from a plane.
35 Stunning Hi-Res "Public Domain" Astronomy Images | BittBox...
In the wake of Shepard Fairey's debacle with the AP over the rights to the image he used as reference/inspiration for his wildy popular Obama poster, I wanted to share a list of Public Domain Licensed images, in this case, astronomy. Fairey's situati...
LIVE REAL TIME SATELLITE TRACKING AND PREDICTIONS
- A wholly Indian-built spy/surveillance satellite - Radar Imaging Satellite (Risat-1) - that can see through clouds and fog and has very high- resolution imaging is slated for launch in April, a senior official of the Indian space agency has said. ...
46 Fabulous Photos of Endeavour's Last Ever Spacewalk
Today NASA astronauts completed their final spacewalk, the last ever for Endeavour. During the 16-day mission, Endeavour and its crew completed NASA's part in the construction of the International Space Station. This was the 36th shuttle mission to t...
"Prop 8 - The Musical" starring Jack Black, John C. Reilly,...
A star-studded cast turns out for Marc Shaiman's "Prop 8 - The Musical."
The Sadness of Toy Story Measured in Tears [CHART]
Stop it Pixar.
I Want To Be Your Cat
E-mails from an Asshole
Shit! The website is fucked up. Try again later.
Fake "Mitt Romney" Endorses Ron Paul
Watch to the END for a special announcement from Fake Mitt Romney. Please endorse Ron Paul (http://www.endorseliberty.com/ronpaul) and donate to Endorse Libe...
Jean-Paul Sartre quotes
Comparing your past with present
Comparing your past with present conditions is an interesting thing to imagine.
He who fights with monsters might take care lest he thereby become a monster. And if you gaze for long into an abyss, the abyss gazes also into you.
WHAT DO PHILOSOPHERS BELIEVE?
And what do people ask them in mid-air? Anthony Gottlieb decodes an unusual opinion poll ... read more »
Anaïs Nin Quotes (Author of Delta of Venus)
289 quotes from Anaïs Nin: 'We don't see things as they are, we see them as we are.', 'Love never dies a natural death. It dies because we don't know how...
Souljerky: South Park Zen: Alan Watts, Trey Parker, Matt...
The flute-like utterance of whatever arises.
Books: Wolverine Noir (Hardcover) by Stuart Moore (Author)...
Images From Marvel Noir: Dark Roots
Remember the War - Remembering our heroes
Experience the history of World War II Britain in a whole new way. Launching for Remembrance Day 2011, we're bringing history to the web in a new way.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art - Helmet
Watch a video to find out.
Strange and interesting beds!
Some odd or unique beds.
What foreign words are difficult to translate into English?...
Answer (1 of 73): From http://matadornetwork.com/abroad/20-awesomely-untranslatable-words-from-around-the-world/ : 1. Toska Russian - Vladmir Nabokov describes it best: "No single word in English renders all the shades of toska. At its deepest and m...