Thursday, February 11, 2016

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Bad Astronaut Food

"The Care and Feeding of Astronauts: Early space travelers faced darkness, danger and truly terrible food".

Plus you'll learn more than you ever wanted to know about the phenomenon of the "wet burp".

Even Virtual Assistants Are Sexually Harassed

CNN: "Even virtual assistants are sexually harassed"

Self-Refilling Water Bottle

"This Water Bottle Refills Itself From Moisture in the Air"

Low-Hanging Fruit?

"Should You Literally Pick the Low-Hanging Fruit?"

Short answer: No.

Monday, February 08, 2016

Flash Art

Nice "flash art" promotion for the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam. (Via R.W.)

Here "The Night Watch" painting featured in the video:

Fake Art In Museums

"Museums display perfect reproductions of fragile works and visitors can't tell the difference. Is nothing in art sacred?"

It's not much different than paying to attend a live concert, but hearing a lip-sync performance.

Not Dead Yet

Washington Post: "Wife crashes her own funeral, horrifying her husband, who had paid to have her killed".

I'm glad there was some justice at the end.

Thor's Well

Thor's Well: "On the Oregon coast there is a natural hole that seems to be draining the sea".

Sunday, February 07, 2016

Friday, February 05, 2016

Wednesday, February 03, 2016

Correlation Game

"Online Game Tests Your Statistical Abilities And It's Surprisingly Fun".

Direct link to "Guess The Correlation".

Arranging Tennis Balls

"How many ways can you arrange 128 tennis balls? Researchers solve an apparently impossible problem".

Worst Wifi Password Ever

Hah!: "Worst Wifi Password Ever".

"It's super easy, 'fourwordsalluppercase'." (Via A.O.)

Resting Bitch Face Explained

Washington Post: "Scientists have discovered what causes Resting Bitch Face"

Here's the original mock-PSA video about "Bitchy Resting Face"