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Most Amazing Views Around the World

2 hours agoOdd : Off Stuff Magazine

No words can describe these amazing places around the world, so I thought to show you these places with as many pictures as I can. Hope you like them. Observation Deck Sky Walk, Austria, Europe The Skywalk is located at about 2700 m, right next to the mountain station. It was constructed in 2005 […]

Tube Staked

2 hours agoOdd : Snopes

Are London police warning against using the Underground due to an impending terrorist attack?

Lynda Carter And The Ladies Behind The Latest Wonder Woman Comic Talk Gal Gadot - All of the opinions!

2 hours agoOdd : Geekosystem

Everyone on the internet has an opinion about Gal Gadot and her Wonder Woman look in Batman v Superman: The Epicest Court Case. And hey, that's great; but what about the people who are really invested in Diana? People like Queen Lynda Carter, and the ladies who are making the latest WW comic? Well, they have some feels about Gadot's look, too.

If You Sign a Mortgage in Russia, This Bank Will Lend You a Cat - Now with zero purrcent interest!

2 hours agoOdd : Geekosystem

Russia is currently facing a mortgage market boom, and banks in the region are doing whatever they can to capitalize on the increased interest (pun not intended) in home ownership. One way to do it? Let people borrow a cat to play with in their new apartment or house. Seems like a pretty dumb reason to buy a house, Russ—oh no ahh, they're so cute! Never mind, I'm on board.

Remember When Karen Gillan Shaved Her Head For Guardians? Here’s Video Of It Happening. - Geronimo, as they say.

2 hours agoOdd : Geekosystem

I've interviewed Karen Gillan a few times during her time on Doctor Who and she's a lovely woman but I think I'm gonna have to add her to my list of "BE MY BEST FRIEND PLEASE." I mean, she did the ALS ice bucket challenge the other day...Show More Summary

How Does Your Favorite Star Trek Series Fare on the Bechdel Test? - Which series fares best? Hint: It's WAY cool.

2 hours agoOdd : Geekosystem

A little over a year ago, with the help of a few other Trekkies I met through Tumblr, I took on a huge but super-fun project: running each and every live-action Star Trek episode—from The Original Series through Enterprise—through the Bechdel Test.

Monday Cute: “Tiny Hamster” Has Returned With Some To-Scale Real Estate, Is Loving Life In the 1% - Oh, just leave those seeds by the breakfast nook, the maid can get them.

2 hours agoOdd : Geekosystem

Life as a Tiny Hamster isn't just about tiny burritos and tiny pizza pies. Eventually, you have to settle down, get yourself an appropriately-sized job, maybe a tiny 401(k), eventually even some tiny property.

Steampunk Prosthetic Leg

2 hours agoOdd : Neatorama

(YouTube link) Snell’s O & P has been in business since 1911, and Chris Snell is the fourth generation of his family to make orthotics and prosthetics. Chris recently made this steampunk leg that has gears controlled by a microprocessor and powered by movement. Show More Summary

How Local Governments and People Strive to Cut Costs in Utility Repair

2 hours agoOdd : It Thing!

Municipalities, businesses, and home-owners face many challenges due to aging infrastructure, particularly plumbing and sewer lines. Over time, electrical wires short-out, roofs need to be replaced, and decades of water usage leave plumbing vulnerable to leaks and breaks. Show More Summary

Popular YouTube Video of a Deer Encounter With a Cat ‘Translated’ to Reveal What the Deer Are Saying

2 hours agoOdd : Laughing Squid

Comedian Chris Cohen has released a “translated” version of the popular YouTube video “Cat vs. Deer” in which he added a voice track of what the group of deer are saying. Surprisingly, they’re discussing the recent Guardians of the Galaxy...Show More Summary

Podcast: Petard from Tech Review's Twelve Tomorrows

2 hours agoOdd : Boing Boing

Here's a reading (MP3) of the first part of my story "Petard: A Tale of Just Desserts" from the new MIT Tech Review anthology Twelve Tomorrows, edited by Bruce Sterling. Read the rest

How not to respond to a bad review

3 hours agoOdd : Boing Boing

Stephan J Harper, author of a self-published ebook concerning crime-fighting teddy bears, makes a spectacular appearance in the comment section of Michael E. Cohen's review. [via]

Mid Century rocking chair project

3 hours agoOdd : Boing Boing

Oliver Frantelle, from Paris, built this Mid Century rocking chair from the instructions in my book, Maker Dad. He says: "We had so much fun that I wanted to report. First, it looks real cool. Second, it’s comfortable and cozy. Third, it makes my neighbors jealous!" Im jealous, too, Oliver -- yours looks a lot better than the ones I built!

Pay Japan's Apology Agencies When You Can't Bring Yourself to Say "I'm Sorry"

3 hours agoOdd : Neatorama

(Photo: Rocket News 24) Let's admit that mistakes were made. We both made some inadequate choices, said words that were best left unspoken, and pantsed people in public when it would have been optimal not to do so. Is that enough, Alex? Can't you just let it go? Apparently not. Show More Summary

Take Five, the Dave Brubeck Quartet

3 hours agoOdd : Boing Boing

As fantastic to watch as it is to listen to.

Stonehenge was a circle

3 hours agoOdd : Boing Boing

Stonehenge's remains suggest a circle, but archaeologists have finally proven it after a drought revealed what lay beneath the grass.

Ryan Adams streams new album in full

3 hours agoOdd : Death and Taxes

Ryan Adams is streaming his entire new album a week before the official release of one of the most highly anticipated records of 2014.

Frustrated Father Creates Instructional Video to Teach His Teenage Children How to Change the Toilet Paper Roll

3 hours agoOdd : Laughing Squid

“Obviously me telling them face-to-face is not working, so I’ve tried to be creative.” Frustrated father Will Reid was tired of repeatedly telling his two teenage children to change the toilet paper roll, so he got creative and made an instructional how-to video to teach them how it’s done. Show More Summary

Is moth wing pattern is a sign from God or Satan?

3 hours agoOdd : Boing Boing

When Yvonne Esquilin of Georgetown, Texas found a moth in her house, she interpreted its wing pattern as a sign from God. Read the rest

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