Radio Garden Explore live radio by rotating the globe
MONUMAP: A list of the 121 sites classified world heritage by the UNESCO.
50 cheapest Michelin-starred meals: Going for a Michelin-starred meal doesn’t have to mean blowing the travel budget. We’ve found the 50 cheapest one star (*) and two star (**) restaurants in each country covered by the Michelin guide, and ranked them by the price of an individual meal. Sort the list by location, price, or type of meal and click on each restaurant to find out exactly where you can eat beautiful, delicious, Michelin-worthy food wherever you go in the world.
Douglas County (of Georgia) Genealogical Society: Interesting old photographs... Gathered from emails and the internet.
List of ideas: Here is a list of ideas, over 3,370. Feel free to grab any idea that interests you.
Old Time Radio: This station broadcasts Old Time Radio shows 24/7 for free. All the audio that you hear is hosted by the non-profit Internet Archive.
Spurious Correlations was a project put together as a fun way to look at correlations and to think about data. Empirical research is interesting, and I love to wonder about how variables work together. The charts on this site aren't meant to imply causation nor are they meant to create a distrust for research or even correlative data. Rather, this project fosters interest in statistics and numerical research.
storeroulette Take me to an online store that I have never heard of!
The Confederados de Brasil. Unrepentant expat Americans from 1865. "We STILL refuse to pledge allegiance to any damn Yankee flag!"
World Debt Clock Real Time World Debt Clocks.
Cloud Zoo: Every day, the activities of hundreds of zoo and aquarium animals are live streamed online. Throughout the day we generate short clips from each of these cameras and collect them right here in our digital zoo.
Kiddle: Safe visual search engine for kids. Sites appearing in Kiddle search results satisfy family friendly requirements, as we filter sites with explicit or deceptive content
Time-traveler: When was a word first used in print? You may be surprised! Enter a date to see the words first recorded on that year.
LifeHacker: Home Electrical Projects You Can Totally Handle Yourself
Pocket Jungle: Enjoy peace of mind with continuous monitoring of your indoor plants. Tracks everything your plant needs and notifies you when they’re getting thirsty.
Dinosaurs: This map lets you see which dinosaurs lived in your hometown
Virtual Museum Resources: The Ultimate Guide to Virtual Museum Resources, E-Learning, and Online Collections
Videos: Archive of deleted channels and videos from Youtube
Physics Simulations: Click on one of the physics simulations.. you'll see them animating in real time, and be able to interact with them by dragging objects or changing parameters like gravity.
Eunoia: Words that Don't Translate
Purrli: The sound of a purring cat is one of the most comforting sounds available and can help soothe and calm you down when you're feeling stressed. Naturally, it's not just the sound that is important, but it's also the presence of the warm cuddly cat. Purrli tries to recreate both the sound and the presence of your very own virtual cat through a custom sound engine modelled after real purrs.
US National Debt Clock : Real Time U.S. National Debt Clock.
Fire and Smoke Maps - USFS Smoke and Fire Map Service
How to Stay Cool Without Air Conditioning If you don't have AC at home or are stuck in the heat outdoors, these tips are for you.
Virtual Summer Camps: 25 Free and Paid Virtual Summer Camps to Learn Art and Graphic Design during COVID-19
human.globalincidentmap: A Global Display of Human Trafficking and News
Photography Fundamentals. An interactive course. Have you ever wondered why your smartphone photos don’t turn out as good as the professionals'? What are they doing differently? Is it just a more expensive camera? An expensive lens? Is it Photoshop? Is it magic? In this course we’re going to demystify the basic techniques behind Photography. By the end you'll have the knowledge to take your photography to the next level.
America's way-overlooked natural treasures. These National Monuments Are Mind-Blowing National Park Alternatives
The Nostalgia Machine enables users to find and listen to music from their past years. Users have to just enter the year of their choice and they will be provided with a list of easy-to-digest list of pop music videos that reminds them of the years gone by.
English Is Not Normal: No, English isn’t uniquely vibrant or mighty or adaptable. But it really is weirder than pretty much every other language.
Inspirationfeed: 47 Creative Prank Websites & Products to Troll Your Friends
Pissed Consumer: Online Reviews and Complaints Platform Complaints, Check Reviews and Online Reputation on PissedConsumer.com.
Colorize Old Photos: Do not need to use Photoshop to colorize black and white photos. Upload your old photos and leave the pixel job to this AI system.
History Ireland: From Baltimore to Barbary: the 1631 sack of Baltimore
Parler Free Speech Social Network Parler is an unbiased social media focused on real user experiences and engagement. Free expression without violence and no censorship.
Note this seems a little right wing for now but any alternative to the existing companies is good.
Paper Airplane Designs. A database of paper airplanes with easy to follow folding instructions, video tutorials and printable folding plans. Find the best paper airplanes that fly the furthest and stay aloft the longest.
Register To Vote By Mail In Two Minutes. Wondering how to vote safely during the COVID-19 pandemic? We’ll guide you through the vote by mail process so that you can vote safely and save time in the upcoming elections.
midomi is the ultimate music search tool because it is powered by your voice. Sing, hum, or whistle to instantly find your favorite music and connect with a community that shares your musical interests.
mentalfloss: What Are Your Rights If You Get Arrested?
Demand Protest - We Assemble Movements: When your strategy demands paid protest, we organize and bring it to life.
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If you're ready to quit Facebook, here's how to replace everything you might miss.
Highbrow teaches you something new every day. As you sip your morning coffee and rub the sleep from your eyes, Highbrow delivers a short, 5-minute email lesson to help you learn anything from art and philosophy, to business and personal development. Lessons are delivered one-at-a-time, for 10 days, and are followed by fun, knowledge-testing quizzes at the end of each course. What’s more, with over 300 courses in the Highbrow catalog, you’ll never run out of new things to learn.
FlipAnim Create flipbook animations online!
Every Time Zone Never warp your brain with time zone math again
Need some random knowledge? There’s a chart for that (28 Photos)
Freerange Stock was formed with the goal to provide quality stock photos for commercial and non-commercial use. For free. Freerange is an advertising revenue supported photographic community - photographers get paid when users click on the ads that appear next to their submissions.
How a Car Works: The ultimate guide to how cars work. Your complete & free guide to automotive engineering.
Shorpy.com is a vintage photography site featuring thousands of high-definition images from the 1850s to 1950s. The site is named after Shorpy Higginbotham, a teenage coal miner who lived 100 years ago
A strange comic book that was commissioned for publication by the European Union in 2012 eerily predicted almost exactly what has unfolded with the Covid-19 global pandemic. However, in this propaganda laced presentation of the outbreak, unelected globalist bureaucrats save the planet.
The comic book, titled ‘Infected’, was a production of the European Commission’s international cooperation and development arm. It was not intended for widespread public consumption, but instead to be distributed inside EU institutions. Only a few hundred of the comic books were made.
Dudeism: Come join the slowest-growing religion in the world – Dudeism. An ancient philosophy that preaches non-preachiness, practices as little as possible, and above all, uh…lost my train of thought there. Anyway, if you’d like to find peace on earth and goodwill, man, we’ll help you get started. Right after a little nap.
Uxbridge English Dictionary. The purpose of which is to help clear up all those hazy definitions of words in the English language which simply don't sound like what they ought to mean. Examples:
Accomplish: a drunken sidekick
Befuddle: a tight group of cattle
Croquette: a tiny little crocodile
Dictaphone: someone you really don’t like calling
Economist: cheap fog
Falsetto: fake ice cream
Ghoulish: Hungarian stew that comes back to haunt you
Hobnob: cooking accident
Intercontinental: someone who has wet themselves all over the world
Juniper: Did you bite that woman?
Satya: Numerous English quotes to motivate, inspire, and share Explore English quotes from Google,The Joker,The Joker,Dr. Seuss,The Joker on the largest collection of quotes on the internet at Satya.
Memrise is a language learning app that is the opposite of textbook learning: it’s enjoyable and effective.
Epic! is the Leading Digital Library for Kids 12 & Under. Epic!’s digital library includes many of the best kids books, popular ebooks, and videos such as Fancy Nancy, Big Nate, Warriors, and National Geographic Kids
STATIONGOSSIP: Common scams around the world
Senatestockwatcher: Updated Daily - See the stock trades US Senators are making as they are reported. Get notifications when new reports are uploaded. Get insight now!
Native Land. This is a resource for North Americans (and others) to find out more about local Indigenous territories and languages.
Water Damage Advisor is not a restoration company, they are an information resource hub for everything related to water damage, home restoration, health-hazards in the home, fire damage, mold and much more.
The Niles Essanay Silent Film Museum, housed in an historic motion picture theater, is dedicated to the exhibition, education, study and preservation of film from the silent era.
POKER IN PLACE: Play poker while safely social distancing and catching up with your friends. Optimized for large screens or tablets.
How to Vote by Mail in All 50 States: States are scrambling to hold elections in a pandemic. You should be preparing to vote by mail.
Virtual Assembly: Social distancing shouldn't mean social isolation. 100+ FREE high-quality Virtual Events, Courses, Tools & Volunteering opportunities to keep you connected. Updated daily.
David Icke - The Coronavirus Conspiracy: How COVID-19 Will Seize Your Rights & Destroy Our Economy: Professional Conspiracy Theorist : David Icke, is an English writer and public speaker, known since the 1990s as a professional conspiracy theorist, calling himself a “full-time investigator into WHO and WHAT is really controlling the world.”
Treating COVID-19 with Chloroquine: This website gathers news articles from around the web that involve treating COVID-19 with Chloroquine.
Souurdoughs International is a family business dedicated to the resurgence of authentic sourdoughs. Authentic? Commercial yeast produces something that looks like sourdough but is completely bland and tasteless. Absolutely nothing tastes or smells anything like authentic sourdough. When you bake it with wild yeast and lactobacilli, it will taste and smell like sourdough should. There is no other way.
WFH Manual: A super huge collection of some of the best tips/hacks, resources and best practices shared by pro #WFH workers around the Internet.
The Board Game Remix Kit: New rules for old games! The Board Game Remix Kit is a collection of tips, tweaks, reimaginings and completely new games that you can play with the board and pieces from games you might already own: Monopoly, Cluedo, Scrabble and Trivial Pursuit.
Whichbook enables millions of combinations of factors and then suggests books which most closely match your needs.
Live Science: Activities and online resources for home bound kids: A coronavirus guide
Have I Been Pwned (HIBP) Check if you have an account that has been compromised in a data breach
FiveThirtyEight maintains the innovative and entrepreneurial spirit of the original site Nate Silver founded in 2008, while extending its coverage to diverse areas such as sports, politics, economics, science and life.
Bleeping Computer is a computer help site founded by Lawrence Abrams in 2004. It is a resource site for answering computer, security, and technical questions. All services to the public are free, including malware and rootkit cleanup of infected computers and removal instructions on rogue anti-spyware programs.
Short of the Week: Founded in 2007 by Andrew Allen and Jason Sondhi, Short of the Week has become the preeminent voice in online film curation built on scouring the web to discover and promote the new wave of emerging filmmakers creating innovative stories for online audiences.
Information is Beautiful is dedicated to helping you make clearer, more informed decisions about the world. All our visualizations are based on facts & data: constantly updated, revised & revisioned.
Instructables is a place that lets you explore, document, and share your DIY maker creations.
Book Riot is the largest independent editorial book site in North America, and home to a host of media, from podcasts to newsletters to original content, all designed around diverse readers and across all genres.
Puzzle Prime’s mission is to provide students and adults of all ages the opportunity to develop their mental skills in fun and engaging ways. The expert team has carefully selected hundreds of puzzles that will challenge your analytical thinking and boost your passion for science. With many sections to choose from, including Brain Teasers, Detective Mysteries, and Optical Illusions, Puzzle Prime is the most productive place to spend your free time at.
JustPaste.it - paste text and share with your friends. The quickest way to share text & images with other people
Ptable: If you are a Chemistry major or just trying to make through your Chemistry class, chances are you have use the Periodic Table of Elements very often. The Ptable.com is a cool periodic table with a detailed graphical representation for each element.
The Feynman Lectures on Physics is a physics textbook based on some lectures by Richard P. Feynman, a Nobel laureate who has sometimes been called "The Great Explainer". The lectures were presented before undergraduate students at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech), during 1961–1963.
Social Security Scams: How to Tell If Calls From Social Security Are Scams
Hunter-ed.com Official Hunter Safety Courses for Today’s Hunter
Neal.fun Every page on neal.fun is a different web experiment. Some pages are games and some are interactive articles. The site has been viewed millions of times and has been used in schools.
Ethical Consumer. Each day we all make choices according to our personal ethics. Ethical Consumer provides the tools and resources you need to make these choices simple, informed and effective.
Template.net Beautifully Designed, Easily Editable Templates to Get your Work Done Faster & Smarter. Simply Browse, Search, Save & Download our Easy to use Templates.
Anyplace America The best outdoor places to visit in the US with free printable topographic maps, coordinates, elevation, photos, climate/weather, and more.
Cheatography is a collection of cheat sheets and quick references
Factourism brings you the most fascinating facts of our world. It’s both funny, horrible, and unbelievable facts about people, animals, science, history, selfies, you name it. But most important: it’s facts. Real facts from the real world with real sources.
The US Men’s Shed Association is a nation-wide non-profit organization committed to breaking the cycle of social isolation and loneliness facing older men. A Men’s Shed is outfitted with tools so men can work and create as they choose, pursue their hobbies and interests, talk to one another and become friends. Research has shown that Shedders live longer, healthier, happier lives.
VitalDollar.com is a site to provide practical, actionable tips and advice related to saving money, managing money, and making money.
The Happy Broadcast is a counter hate and fear culture project that features weekly illustrated positive news from around the world.
Top 10 Irish boy names that nobody can pronounce. Ready to test your pronunciation skills? Check out our list of Irish boy names that nobody can pronounce.
Pic.Hance is a cloud based image processing solution. They use Artificial Intelligence algorithms to enhance your images by 4 times their original resolution.
TheFarSide.com, the first official online home of The Far Side! Created by Gary Larson, the single-panel cartoon ran daily in newspapers from 1980 to 1995. In those fifteen years, The Far Side went from garnering controversy to becoming one of the most beloved cartoons of its time. Until now, it has never been offered online. We encourage you to read Gary's Letter to find out why. (Yes, he is definitely still alive.)
TheFarSide.com offers a deep dive into Gary’s offbeat sense of humor with The Daily Dose, an ever-changing, random selection of cartoons. Comic Collections offer a different themed collection of his classic cartoons updated weekly. You’ll also find exclusive, never-before-seen extras such as sketches straight from Gary’s personal Sketchbooks.
Learn anything in a month: Take immersive, month-long classes with the world’s best instructors
Google Santa Tracker: Explore, play and learn with Santa's elves all December long.
Brilliant: Learn to think. Build quantitative skills in math, science, and computer science with fun and challenging interactive explorations.
SpyGuy is the premier retailer of spy and surveillance equipment like GPS traackers, covert audio, hidden cameras, and bug detectors.
Seterra! Learning geography doesn't have to be boring. Do it the easy way with Seterra! In no time, you could learn to locate every single country in the world on a map. Seterra includes fun quizzes that help familiarize you with countries, capital cities, flags, rivers, lakes, and notable geological features.
Our Favorite Quick-and-Cheap Adventures: 'Outside' staffers know a thing or two about maximizing our microadventures. Steal our tips for getting after it in the early morning, late at night, during lunchtime, and on short weekends.
The idea behind myNoise is to use the noises you most enjoy to mask the noises you don’t want to hear: chatty colleagues, your tinnitus, or even your inner voice when you can't shut it down! The concept is simple, works extremely well, and doesn’t require expensive noise-cancelling headphones. Thanks to its sound quality and unique audio engineering, myNoise sets the standard among online background noise machines.
Organized Christmas: Simplify Your Holidays and Celebrate the Season!
The Fraudski Project is an online database we have developed to help educate and combat the influx of scams and fraud happening every day. Simply type in a phone number, email, link, or even a description to see if it exists in our records.
Whitehot Magazine of Contemporary Art LLC was founded by artist Noah Becker in 2005. Over more than a decade Whitehot Magazine has become one of the most popular international art magazines. Becker has published over 300 writers since the magazine was founded, many of them the top art writers and critics. Whitehot has also introduced many new voices to the art writing world and beyond...
LOL Hunt is a daily top chart for funny Youtube clips. It turns Youtube into funny trending TV. Anyone can simply share and upvote videos.
The Kitchn: Inspiring cooks and nourishing homes through daily recipes, tips, kitchen design, and shopping guides.
Nothing much happens: Bedtime stories for grownups, in which nothing much happens, you feel good and then you fall asleep.
DocumentaryStorm is the leading source for 100% free documentary films. They curate the best documentary films available online for educational purposes as well as personal enjoyment.
Fast Company is the world’s leading business media brand, with an editorial focus on innovation in technology, leadership, world changing ideas, creativity, and design. Written for and about the most progressive business leaders, Fast Company inspires readers to think expansively, lead with purpose, embrace change, and shape the future of business.
Social Wallpapering is a great collection of desktop wallpapers.
Anonymous Potato - Send Potato Mail To Anyone: Anonymous Potato is the official potato mail service provider! We have been in business for three years and counting, bringing you fast shipping, anonymous delivery, and great customer service. Anonymous Potato is the mail potato service you can rely on.
Music Box Fun: This is a 15-note programmable music box, designed to work like the mechanical ones.
Johnny Lists: Lists posted almost daily to improve your life and your knowledge.
Top Documentary Films - Watch Free Documentaries Online: The world's greatest free documentary library - a place where documentaries are regarded as the supreme form of expression.
The Baloney Detection Kit: Carl Sagan’s rules for critical thinking offer cognitive fortification against propaganda, pseudoscience, and general falsehood.
Warts.org was created to help people suffering from the embarrassing and sometimes irritating or painful warts that come about from the HPV Virus.
The Story of Stuff Project’s journey began with a 20-minute online movie about the way we make, use and throw away all the Stuff in our lives. Five years and 40 million views later, we’re a Community of more than a million changemakers worldwide, working to build a more healthy and just planet. We invite you to watch and share our movies, participate in our study programs and join our campaigns.
Online Newspapers in all Countries in the World. List of the most important online newspapers and other news sources in all countries in the world. All the newspapers focus on general news, politics, debate and economy and they are free to access online.
AllTrails helps people explore the outdoors with the largest collection of detailed, hand-curated trail maps as well as trail reviews and photos crowdsourced from a community of 10 million registered hikers, mountain bikers and trail runners.
Optical illusions is a one stop optical illusions gallery with hundreds of pictures of illusions posted by people from all over the world. They have illusions from a wide range of categories some of them include the famous Jesus illusion, scary optical illusion and a lot more.
The Name Engine® provides audio name pronunciations of athletes, entertainers, politicians, newsmakers, and more. Confirming the correct pronunciation of names has always been a challenge, and even well-known names are often mispronounced. You'll find the right answer here. Better yet, you'll actually hear it.
The Klingon Language Institute exists to facilitate the scholarly exploration of the Klingon language and culture.
TwistedSifter: The Best of the visual Web, sifted, sorted and summarized.
The mission of the SETI Institute is to explore, understand and explain the origin and nature of life in the universe and the evolution of intelligence.
The Joy of Tech... the comic about pop culture and technology, by Nitrozac and Snaggy!
Top-Rated.online: When you travel or move to next city, it takes time till you find your new favorite place. The most reviewed places are usually the ones you might want to try first, but how to find them? There are also many hidden gems that are extremely good, but are not that popular.
IKEA hackers is the site for hacks and mods on all things IKEA. Browse thousands of ideas to transform your IKEA furniture to fit your home and life.
OldMagazineArticles is the effort of one old magazine enthusiast in particular who believes deeply that today's readers of history can learn a good deal from the old periodicals. It is a primary source website and is designed to serve as a reference for students, educators, authors, researchers, dabblers, dilettantes, hacks and the merely curious. The old articles, essays, poetry, cartoons and photographs that can be found on the site have all been collected from a number of different libraries, bookshops and yard sales throughout the United States and Europe.
WebExhibits is a virtual museum of science, humanities, and culture that uses information, virtual experiments, and hands-on activities that prompt visitors to think, to formulate questions, and to explore topics from a variety of angles.
Poop Senders: Anonymously send a package of poop to your friends or enemies. The ultimate gag gift. Sweet revenge at its finest.
Factsie.com is a place for interesting and unusual historical and scientific facts.
Tomatoes are evil dedicated to the tomato hater, offering proof the red fruit is evil. Soup, Ketchup, Sauce, the tomato is hated or loved, but it is always evil.
Airigami specializes in creating large-scale installations, illustrations, and experiences entirely out of balloons. From stadium-filling sculptures to sleek advertising imagery, Airigami combines storytelling & visual artistry to capture the attention of audiences world-wide.
Wrongcards offers funny, free ecards that satirize consumerism as well as the thoughtlessness of traditional holidays. Critics agree: Best. Ecard Site. Ever.
ListAfterList offers highly desirable information on popular topics in a form factor you love – lists!
Be A Doll Get a Custom 12 inch Action Figure of You, a Loved one,
or your favorite Celebrity! Hand sculpted head, fiber hair, custom clothing
Imaginawesome: Designer Garrett Miller has an ongoing project in which he takes children's drawings (and their descriptions) and makes them into professional illustrations. The imagination is still there; he just adds the technical abilities to bring the drawings to a more readable level.
Nietzsche Family Circus: Randomized pairings of Family Circus cartoons and Friedrich Nietzsche quotes.
Songsterr is an archive of guitar, bass and drum tabs. It is collaboratively built and maintained by your fellow music lovers. Songsterr is also an online tab player which makes learning tabs easier. It accompanies each tab with a song audio and automatically scrolls through each tab, indicating exactly which note is being played.
WikiGame is a wikipedia race game. You are given two wikipedia articles, and your aim is to reach from one wikipedia article to the other only by clicking the blue hyperlinks in the article. Try to do it in minimum time & number of clicks! Find, discover, and explore knowledge on Wikipedia Game.
Wizcabulary is a FREE vocabulary game for middle schoolers. It is a fun, interactive, vocabulary website designed to engage students in learning words that are appropriate for students in 5th - 9th grade.
The Lively Morgue was a daily photo blog from the New York Times in which an original photo from the newspaper's archives was reposted along with tidbits of information gleaned from the historical article it accompanied. Along with a rescan of the original photograph, the backs of each photo are also scanned, giving a behind-the-scenes look at the editorial process of one of the world's best newspapers. Note it stopped posting new content in Nov 2017.
Everything is Terrible! is the video and performance collective that is responsible for some of the internet’s most hilarious and bizarre videos
Zen Pencils: A website where inspirational quotes from famous people are adapted into cartoons.
Quirky is a free community-led invention platform that brings real people’s ideas to life. Invention is hard. It requires a diverse set of skills, and it costs a lot of money. Everyday people have brilliant ideas but no way to see them become real products. Quirky makes inventing and selling products possible by pairing inventors with product designers and big manufacturing companies that can bring their ideas to life.
Near Miss Memorials: In a bid to encourage road user and pedestrian safety, NZTA, Police, TrackSAFE NZ, and KiwiRail have launched a campaign based on near misses with trains. The campaign features 'memorials' for people who've had close calls with trains and feature a scannable QR code that links to video footage of the incident.
Jalopnik is a news and opinion website about cars, the automotive industry, racing, transportation, airplanes, technology, motorcycles and much more. We aim to cover these things with an honesty, transparency and cheerful belligerence that can’t be found anywhere else.
Hövding 3 Airbag for urban cyclists. The world’s safest head protection is worn like a collar around the neck. In the event of an accident the airbag inflates to protect your head.
GeekyStuffToBuy is a massive list of cool stuff and gift ideas. Here you can discover the cool stuff to buy online for your loved ones. Let your friends feel crazy by gifting them craziest things! We find the craziest things to buy on internet world and post them on our site.
The Far Side: Gary Larson said goodbye to fans and the absurdist universe of The Far Side with his final comic on January 1, 1995, and since then the real world has done everything it can to live up to the inanity of his iconic comic strip. Unfortunately, the foolishness of 2019 isn’t nearly as enjoyable as sentient chickens and oversized suburban bugs. Now, the 21st century might be getting both of those creatures—along with aliens, cavemen, clever cows, and women with beehive hairdos—because for the first time in almost two decades, the cartoon’s official webpage has been updated. And unless this joke is on all of us, The Far Side will soon be returning.
Ecovative is a New York-based biotech company, designing the future of mycelium materials.
PetaPixel is a blog for photographers and photo-enthusiasts.
The World Science Festival gathers great minds in science and the arts to produce live and digital content that allows a broad general audience to engage with scientific discoveries. Through discussions, debates, theatrical works, interactive explorations, musical performances, intimate salons, and major outdoor experiences, the Festival takes science out of the laboratory and into the streets, parks, museums, galleries and premier performing arts venues of New York City and beyond.
kottke.org is one of the oldest blogs on the web. It’s written and produced by Jason Kottke and covers the essential people, inventions, performances, and ideas that increase the collective adjacent possible of humanity. Frequent topics of interest among the 26,000+ posts include art, technology, science, visual culture, design, music, cities, food, architecture, sports, endless nonsense, and carefully curated current events, all of it lightly contextualized.
HackerThings aggregates the coolest products for the extremely tech-minded individual. If you like to hack, make, build, design, program, and dismantle then HT is what you've been waiting for. We specialize in finding the best hackable parts and products on the web. Products are posted to HackerThings on a purely is-this-awesome basis.
All Acronyms is an evolving database with more than 4 000 000 acronyms and abbreviations.
Bar None is one of the oldest mixed drink sites on the 'net. If you're looking for a cocktail or shooter, we probably have the drink recipe here. Other features that we're proud of include drink recipe tips, a home bar section, and a wide assortment of drinking games.
Drawspace lessons are used by millions of individuals and home schoolers, and in thousands of schools, colleges, and universities all over the world.
Ripley’s daily fun facts cartoon was started in 1918 by Robert Ripley. The cartoon contains stories so bizarre it can only be called “Believe It or Not!”
Made by Joel is a space to share art, craft, and handmade education projects for children and their care givers.
Green Car Reports is the place car shoppers turn to for help deciphering the world of "green" cars, reporting on which ones benefit the Earth, and which don't do as well. Green Car Reports drives and reviews all green cars, offers advice and tips to consumers on going green, and keeps green-car enthusiasts in touch with the latest news and information they need to make an informed buying decision.
Temponaut is a royalty free stock footage archive for online time-lapse video stock footage purchase.
Good Moves is the crème de la crème of motion design. Every day our algorithm scours the web to surface the videos that are turning heads around the world, before we hand-select that day’s top dog.
Lifehacker is the ultimate authority on optimizing every aspect of your life. Do everything better.
Pixton: The world's most popular and easy to use comic and storyboard creator.
I Love Coffee - A blog for coffee lovers
Mattanapkin: Every day for 7 years television writer John Matta has hand drawn a one panel cartoon on a napkin and posted it on the web. After creating over 1,400 he’s partnered with Odd Charm Press to gather his work into the full-color collection: Matta Napkin… A Daily Comic… On A Napkin… In A Book. It’s a 300 napkin-y peek into Matta’s brilliantly irreverent world of zombie dieticians, paranoid flowers, hypno-sombreros, and ventriloquists in love.
BrainPump: Learn something new everyday and feed your curiosity.
5-Second Films · Wasting your time, but not very much
Automatically summarize any article or text. SummarizeBot is a AI and Blockchain-powered chatbot that analyzes a document, weblink or multimedia file, extracts its main ideas and puts them into a short summary.
The Grommet: This is the place to discover and shop innovative new products from local Makers and small businesses.
UsefulCharts: Social Studies and Science Wall-charts.
Inwit: Publications in Science and Mathematics, Computing and the Humanities Museum Development, Educational Curricula, and Science Fair Initiatives, Educational Toys and Technology
Dad And More: Adventures of Parenthood
Hubblesite: Embark on a journey of discovery with the Hubble Space Telescope.
The Debt Collective is a direct action campaign that leverages the collective power of debtors, united together, against exploitative for-profit education and lending institutions in the US
The Vale Magazine is an online news publication that aims to scour the world for the best travel destinations, cultural events, and life stories.
Findie discovers amazing, high-quality, and creative videos and short films from all over the world and brings them to a single place. The cinematics are categorized in their proprietary content engine that recommends to its users based on what they view and like to watch.
The Splendid Table, hosted by award-winning food writer Francis Lam, has been an original weekend companion, celebrating the intersection of food and life for more than two decades. A culinary, culture and lifestyle program, it has hosted our nation's conversations about cooking, sustainability and food culture and has introduced us to generations of food dignitaries.
DPLA connects people to the riches held within America’s libraries, archives, museums, and other cultural heritage institutions. All of the materials found through DPLA—photographs, books, maps, news footage, oral histories, personal letters, museum objects, artwork, government documents, and so much more—are free and immediately available in digital format.
Broadcastify is the radio communications industry's largest platform for streaming live audio for public safety, aircraft, rail, and marine related communications. Broadcastify is a spin-off of RadioReference.com's live
UkeSong is passionate about ukuleles. Ukesong is your true source to find the most viewed uke videos anywhere on the internet. It is the place to visit after you have learned the basics and want to do more with your uke. If you want to be amazed at what a ukulele can do in the hands of masters, watch their videos.
New Nature is the only natural history magazine written, edited and produced entirely by young people: by young ecologists, conservationists, communicators, nature writers and wildlife photographers each boasting an undying passion for the natural world. It is intended, foremost, as a celebration of nature, but also of the young people giving their time, freely, to protect it.
Freegal® is a free music service from your library. All you need is your library card number and possibly a PIN if your library utilizes them. Freegal offers access to about 15 million songs, including Sony Music’s catalog of legendary artists, and over 40,000 music videos. In total the collection is comprised of music from over 40,000 labels with music that originates in over 100 countries. There is no software to download, and there are no digital rights management (DRM) restrictions. Access to Freegal is limited to patrons of subscribing libraries.
License to Drive. Everyone has a favorite Bond Car. Which is yours?
Project Gutenberg offers over 57,000 free eBooks. Choose among free epub books, free kindle books, download them or read them online. You will find the world's great literature here, with focus on older works for which copyright has expired. Thousands of volunteers digitized and diligently proofread the eBooks, for enjoyment and education.
If customers can’t find it, it doesn’t exist. Clearly list and describe the services you offer. Also, be sure to showcase a premium service.
Having a big sale, on-site celebrity, or other event? Be sure to announce it so everybody knows and gets excited about it.
Are your customers raving about you on social media? Share their great stories to help turn potential customers into loyal ones.
Running a holiday sale or weekly special? Definitely promote it here to get customers excited about getting a sweet deal.
Have you opened a new location, redesigned your shop, or added a new product or service? Don't keep it to yourself, let folks know.
Customers have questions, you have answers. Display the most frequently asked questions, so everybody benefits.
40 Maps That Will Help You Make Sense of the World
Students of all ages will love Hunkin's Experiments. Cool cartoons that will have you experimenting with food, light, sound, clothes, and a whole lot more!! Hundreds of cartoon experiments from cartoonist, broadcaster and engineer Tim Hunkin.
Dig into history, science, true crime, and beyond with All That's Interesting — where you'll discover the most interesting things on the internet.
Summaries of the latest science useful in life. Everything from health, fitness, and nutrition, to productivity, happiness, sleep, and creativity.
Celebrating creativity and promoting a positive culture by spotlighting the best sides of humanity—from the lighthearted and fun to the thought-provoking and enlightening.
An online arts, music, style & culture magazine accompanied by an offline poster pack found in selected spots around the globe.
Hundreds of fun educational games and activities for kids to play online. Topics include math, geography, animals, and more.
Guide to film locations around the world: how to visit and what you can see – 1800 titles and counting, with photos, full details and essential travel information.
Learn Something New and Interesting Everyday at Today I Found Out.
EveryDayCarry: A peek into the pockets of people worldwide, showcasing the essentials they carry every day.
Learn Something New and Interesting Everyday at Today I Found Out.
Daily Satellite Imagery and Insights. From ports to airfields to remote areas, Planet's daily global imagery powers rapid insights and confident decision-making.
The Kitty Convict Project aims to identify indoor only cats that have escaped from indoors. By having an orange collar on a cat it identifies that your cat, if seen outdoors, is an escapee and needs to be brought back home.
Fouded in 2001, Charity Navigator has become the nation's largest and most-utilized evaluator of charities. In our quest to help donors, our team of professional analysts has examined tens of thousands of non-profit financial documents. We've used this knowledge to develop an unbiased, objective, numbers-based rating system to assess over 9,000 of America's best-known and some lesser known, but worthy, charities.
The streaming service for grownups.
Great collection of Boston Irish Heritage Resources
Covert any YouTube video to MP3, GIF or MP4
This is Bill Gates' personal blog, where he shares about the people he meet, the books he's reading, and what he's learning.
eTree is an environmental enterprise, an ecological sculpture that aims to promote awareness to sustainability within the community. The eTree is powered by solar panels that produce energy directly from the sun. It is an independent unit that produces green energy and provides a place of comfort and energy for a wide variety of services.
The ultimate web code generator. Generate HTML5, CSS3, Microdata, JSON-LD, Twitter Cards, Open Graph and more! No coding skills required.
To mark the Centenary of the Armistice, 30 000 portraits were collected and overlaid using an algorithm, to make up one unique face: "THE UNKNOWN FACE".
On February 6, 2018, at 2045 UTC, the first Falcon Heavy was launched into space. It contained a very special payload- a Tesla Roadster with Starman. But where is this vehicle?
KoiKiwi is a website for children and adults that care about the environment! We have compiled a set of games: action games, puzzle games, trivia and other fun games - which all are focused on ecology, the environment and the future of our planet.
The Cloud Appreciation Society was launched in 2005 by Gavin Pretor-Pinney, to bring together people who love the sky.
Colorize Photos: Use Deep Learning to Automatically Colorize Black and White Photos
FlyThere is an immersive way to experience the world through the eyes of a drone. Fly a drone in the most exotic locations in the world from your home.
The site allows you to create personalized legal documents for FREE:
Huzlers.com is a fauxtire and fictional news blog that focuses on celebrities, hip hop and urban entertainment. If it's trending it's here!
For an Improve Anywhere mission, they turned a mini-golf course into a major golf championship. They surprised random mini-golfers with caddies, commentators, an ESPN camera crew, and a huge crowd. The “winner” was presented with the actual Claret Jug from The Open Championship. They surprised several groups throughout the day, appearing out of nowhere each time.
IfItWereMyHome.com is your gateway to understanding life outside your home. Use our country comparison tool to compare living conditions in your own country to those of another. Start by selecting a region to compare on the map to the right, and begin your exploration.
A site that allows you to compare scenes from World War II then and in modern times.
DONTTHROWMYPACKAGE.COM was born in an effort to showcase, reveal and rectify the modern-day mishandling of human-delivered packages. Each year, worldwide, consumers and businesses alike spend billions of dollars on shipping and insurance services with the promise that their parcels will be handled with the care and service outlined in the selected dispatcher’s rules and regulations. Quite frequently, as demonstrated on this website, employee performance doesn’t always honor this promise — resulting in loss of time, money and goods and services.
Simply beautiful open source icons
Girls Who Code is on a mission to close the gender gap in technology and to change the image of what a programmer looks like and does
Introductory and intermediate music theory lessons, exercises, ear trainers, and calculators.
wikiHow is a worldwide collaboration of thousands of people focused on one goal: teaching anyone in the world how to do anything.
The Outline is a new kind of publication founded by journalists and storytellers. We want to help you understand the world better, feed your curiosity, challenge your assumptions, and show you something new.
Inverse covers the latest news on science, innovation, entertainment, technology and culture by asking: What could happen next?
FlowingData explores how statisticians, designers, data scientists, and others use analysis, visualization, and exploration to understand data and ourselves.
The School of Life; a resource for helping us understand ourselves, for improving our relationships, our careers and our social lives - as well as for helping us find calm and get more out of our leisure hours. We do this through films, workshops, books and gifts - as well as through a warm and supportive community.
He’s been called a lot of things, but no one says that Dan Carlin is boring. His two long-running podcasts are among the most popular in the world. Part storyteller, part analyst, Carlin has mastered the art of looking at subjects from multiple angles and dissecting and thinking about them in original ways. He isn’t afraid to go deep or to inject historical context into modern debates. Whether it’s history or current events he’s discussing, his passion is contagious, his approach refreshing and his ideas tickle your brain in all the right place
The latest architecture news, events, publications, and a continually growing collection of the best in architectural works around.
FactRetriever is a group of scholars and philomaths who love sharing knowledge that both amuses and educates. Their commitment to sharing the highest quality of facts on the Web requires an absolute adherence to integrity, curiosity, and originality. To this end, they carefully cite and evaluate each of their articles for accuracy and veracity.
Laughing Squid is an art, culture and technology blog and a hosting company specializing in WordPress hosting.
Fark.com, the Web site, is a news aggregator and an edited social networking news site. Every day Fark receives 2,000 or so news submissions from its readership, from which we hand-pick the funny and weird notable news -- and not-news -- of the day.
Since its launch in 1997, The Moth has presented thousands of stories told live and without notes.
Learn about Small Cell and the 5G rollout in the Bay Area
Digg delivers the most interesting and talked about stories on the Internet right now.
In These Times, an independent, nonprofit magazine, is dedicated to advancing democracy and economic justice, informing movements for a more humane world, and providing an accessible forum for debate about the policies that shape our future.
Since 2012, Aeon has established itself as a unique digital magazine, publishing some of the most profound and provocative thinking on the web. We ask the big questions and find the freshest, most original answers, provided by leading thinkers on science, philosophy, society and the arts.
Factinate is a general knowledge website dedicated to publishing relevant and interesting facts. Their goal is to write engaging facts about every topic that interests their selves and their readers.
Refdesk is a free and family friendly web site indexing and reviewing quality, credible, and current Internet reference resources.
At Ancient Origins, we believe that one of the most important fields of knowledge we can pursue as human beings is our beginnings. And while some people may seem content with the story as it stands, our view is that there exists countless mysteries, scientific anomalies and surprising artifacts that have yet to be discovered and explained. The goal of Ancient Origins is to highlight recent archaeological discoveries, peer-reviewed academic research and evidence, as well as offering alternative viewpoints and explanations of science, archaeology, mythology, religion and history around the globe.
Gizmag is now New Atlas. Extraordinary ideas moving the world forward.
The National Science Foundation (NSF) is an independent federal agency created by Congress in 1950 "to promote the progress of science; to advance the national health, prosperity, and welfare; to secure the national defense..." NSF is vital because we support basic research and people to create knowledge that transforms the future.
This free personality test is based on Carl Jung’s and Isabel Briggs Myers’ personality type theory.
DoItYourself.com is the leading independent home improvement and home repair website. It has been repeatedly honored among the Best on the Web, and was named "One of the Top 50 Sites in the World" by Time Magazine. In addition to our broad list of topics, we operate the most active home improvement forum on the internet, enabling consumers to get personalized advice from professionals in over 100 subjects.
Wonderful Engineering is a community of international engineers who are transforming our lives through their innovative design and smart engineering.
GetComics is a free online repository of DC and Marvel Comics. Download your favorite DC and Marvel comic, totally for free.
The official website for BBC History Magazine and BBC World Histories Magazine
Quanta Magazine is an editorially independent online publication launched by the Simons Foundation to enhance public understanding of science. Why Quanta? Albert Einstein called photons “quanta of light.” Our goal is to “illuminate science.”
The Idea behind OldApps.com is ingeniously simple. The mission is to provide their users with a wide assortment of current versions of familiar software, and their predecessors, for free. The database is maintained up to date with older versions of software as they become readily available.
Nautilus is a different kind of science magazine. We deliver big-picture science by reporting on a single monthly topic from multiple perspectives. Read a new chapter in the story every Thursday.
Whether you need help with your DIY project or just inspiration, This Old House has you covered. Get expert advice on home improvement, gardening, & more!
IFL Science, short for I F#cking Love Science, began as a Facebook page in 2012. It then became a popular website that publishes light popular science stories.
The Bulwark is a project of the Defending Democracy Together Institute. DDTI is a 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to preserving America’s democratic norms, values, and institutions, and educating the public on conservative principles like rule of law, free trade, and expanding legal immigration.
Make: is the magazine for Makers, which was first published in 2005 and used the word “Maker” to name the community. Now in its 13th year, Make: is published bi-monthly in print and features dozens of DIY technology projects. Called the “bible” for makers, Make: and its companion website, Makezine.com, cover makers, their projects and technologies as well as the communities that grow up around them.
The Next Web (TNW) is a technology-focused media company that manages several initiatives focused on international technology news, business, and culture.
24/7 News Coverage of the Solar Energy Industry.
Curiosity is on a mission to make learning easier and more fun than it has ever been. Their goal is to ignite curiosity and inspire people to learn. Each day, they create and curate engaging topics for millions of lifelong learners worldwide.
Founded in Milan in 1999, designboom is the world's first and most popular digital architecture and design magazine. designboom aims to bring together professional and young creatives from a diverse range of backgrounds. by publishing the latest news and key issues in the fields of architecture, design, technology and art.
Since 2003: the original free, crowdsourced travel guide with 300,000 writer/travelers visiting every day.
The title says it all... Draw a stickman and see where he or she ends up! Draw items along the way to complete the story.
VideoLectures.NET is an award-winning free and open access educational video lectures repository. The lectures are given by distinguished scholars and scientists at the most important and prominent events like conferences, summer schools, workshops and science promotional events from many fields of Science. The portal is aimed at promoting science, exchanging ideas and fostering knowledge sharing by providing high quality didactic contents not only to the scientific community but also to the general public
ARCHAEOLOGY magazine brings readers close to the human past with stories from every corner of the world. We engage and entertain our readers with lively storytelling, surprising narratives, and stunning images. Our general interest magazine includes news of the latest archaeological discoveries, in-depth features, photo essays, and reports from the field. We explore ancient cultures not only through monuments and works of art, but through the towns, houses, and objects of daily life that bring people of the past to life.
Phys.org internet news portal provides the latest news on science including: Physics, Space Science, Earth Science, Health and Medicine.
By providing balanced news, issues and civil dialogue from all sides of the political bias spectrum, AllSides heals polarization and improves our democratic society.
The most popular and longest-running sustainable-lifestyle magazine, MOTHER EARTH NEWS provides wide-ranging, expert editorial coverage of organic foods, country living, green transportation, renewable energy, natural health, and green building.
CBR (formerly Comic Book Resources) was founded in 1995 and quickly became the go-to source for comics industry news, discussion, and community.
SpaceDaily is a leading news network of science and technology websites that began in 1996. Targeted at industry, science and educational experts, our news service enjoys a global audience of decision makers, implementers and technical professionals.
The Takeout is a food and pop culture website from the folks who brought you The A.V. Club and The Onion.
GeekWire is a fast-growing, national technology news site with strong roots in the Seattle region and a large audience of loyal, tech-savvy readers around the globe, who follow the site for breaking news, expert analysis and unique insights into the technology industry.
Universe Today is a popular space and astronomy news site that has been around since 1999.
A compendium of interesting places, breathtaking wonders, and strange stories from history.
Etymologies are not definitions; they're explanations of what our words meant 600 or 2,000 years ago. Think of it as looking at pictures of your friends' parents when they were your age. People will continue to use words as they will, finding wider meanings for old words and coining new ones to fit new situations. In fact, this list is a testimony to that process.
The Alcohol Drinking Game Encyclopedia.
Tired of Talking to a Voice Robot? Want to Talk with a Human? Try the site below.
Design a Roller Coaster. Try your hand at designing your own roller coaster. You will be building a conceptual coaster using the physics concepts that are used to design real coasters. You won't need to compute any formulas.
Have an analytical mind? Like to cook? This is the site to read!
Brighteon is the free speech alternative to YouTube.
On the website quartermaester.info, the map has been blended with the Google Maps API to create an interactive version, where you can follow the routes that the various characters take throughout the saga.
Hundreds of free custom-designed paper models that you can print out and fold yourself.
The Internet Movie Script Database (IMSDb). If you enjoy movies you've come to the right place, they have the biggest collection of movie scripts available anywhere on the web. The site lets you read or download movie scripts for free.
HyperHistory is an expanding scientific project presenting 3,000 years of world history with an interactive combination of synchronoptic lifelines, timelines, and maps.
Quote Catalog is the quote engine of the internet. All quotes are properly cited and from some of the world's most engaging and intelligent people.
The perfect questions to ask in your job interview. Want to stand out from other candidates and find your dream job? This will only take you 20 seconds!
Speaking.io is a new website that serves as a great guide for straight-forward, no-bs advice on public speaking.
TED is a nonpartisan nonprofit devoted to spreading ideas, usually in the form of short, powerful talks. TED began in 1984 as a conference where Technology, Entertainment and Design converged, and today covers almost all topics — from science to business to global issues — in more than 110 languages. Meanwhile, independently run TEDx events help share ideas in communities around the world.
Learning to code shouldn’t be hard. They’re making it easier by putting together a comprehensive set of web development tutorials to help transform complete beginners into talented Interneting professionals. They've got the curriculum, all you need is the motivation to start reading it. https://internetingishard.com/
It’s called The Book of Life because it’s about the most substantial things in your life: your relationships, your income, your career, your anxieties.
Advice on careers, finance, and life from Harvard Business School's Class of 1963
An Unconventional Guide to Finding Work on Your Terms
Two charts and sixteen maps, showing how the languages of Britain and Ireland have changed since the Roman rule of Britannia ended 1600 years ago!
The love affair with Google’s Gmail is slowing simmering for many Americans. People have become disenchanted with 24/7 surveillance from a company who once fed us the motto “Don’t be evil,’ and that is just the beginning of a long list of reasons to dump Google products. Here is a list of email providers, in no particular order, that value your privacy.
Join the Practical Jokes & Pranks World and learn how to… well… play practical jokes and pranks.
The largest collection of Shit Bricks and Mind Fuck Pictures available online. Feel free to try to solve the puzzles as well as submit Mindfuck pictures yourself.
BeginnersBook is a tutorials site for beginners that covers topics like Java, Collections, AWT, JSP, Servlet, JSTL, C, C++, DBMS, Perl, WordPress, SEO.
At the Space Telescope Science Institute (STScI), we're working hard to study and explain the once-unimaginable celestial phenomena now made visible using Hubble's cutting-edge technology. In the course of this exploration we will continue to share with you the grace and beauty of the universe, because the discoveries belong to all of us.
It is a well-known fact that Google search engine’s ‘personalized experience’ comes at the cost of sharing our personal data and by allowing ourselves to get tracked by Google on the internet. At some point, this personalization becomes annoying when you see too much of tailored content and ads targeting you. Besides, there are many search engines other than Google that have so much to offer; not just in terms of privacy but useful features too. So if you are not impressed with Google search results or maybe you are looking for search engines that are equally good, here is a list of 12 best Google alternative websites you can check out.
ActiveBeat connects health-conscious individuals with important news and information in the fast-paced world of health. From recalls and outbreaks to diet, nutrition and fitness we cover everything you need to know about health, every day.
This site lists free online computer science, engineering and programming books, textbooks and lecture notes, all of which are legally and freely available over the Internet.
Throughout this site, other terms are used to refer to a book, such as ebook, text, document, monogram or notes.
Since 2006 they have been taking photos of the most significant and interesting corners of the Earth. One of the most remarkable results of their work is the AirPano project. Around 3,000 panoramas of more than 300 places of the Earth, including the North Pole, the Antarctic, volcano eruptions and even panoramas from the stratosphere, are presented. Every week they publish a new virtual tour on the website.
At School Yourself, we reinvented online education in the style of 1-on-1 learning. We authored hundreds of interactive, personalized math lessons, using a custom analytics platform to continuously improve them. The result has been a collaboration between teacher and student providing an unprecedented learning experience.
Covering the outer reaches of space to the tiniest microbes in our bodies, Science Friday is the source for entertaining and educational stories about science, technology, and other cool stuff.
At School Yourself, we reinvented online education in the style of 1-on-1 learning. We authored hundreds of interactive, personalized math lessons, using a custom analytics platform to continuously improve them. The result has been a collaboration between teacher and student providing an unprecedented learning experience.
Covering the outer reaches of space to the tiniest microbes in our bodies, Science Friday is the source for entertaining and educational stories about science, technology, and other cool stuff.
Yanko Design is an online magazine dedicated to covering the best in international product design. They have a passion for the new, innovative, unique and undiscovered.
The war on truth has reached a fever pitch as Google has made it their mission to annihilate the independent media. The ‘New Media’ lead by the likes of Infowars, Breitbart, Natural News and many other great independent sites will have an uphill battle when it comes to getting their content in front of readers. Google has announced they will be doubling down on their ‘Orwellian’ practice of making stories disappear from their monopolistic search engine. Outlined in their Gestapo like 160-page handbook, Google describes exactly how they plan to suppress any information they deem unfit for readers.
The website is designed to literally allow you to waste your time. There are no long articles, just funny pictures with embedded texts. A very good time waster for short breaks.
Based in Austin, TX, the EarthSky team has a blast bringing you daily updates on your cosmos and world. We love your photos and welcome your news tips.
Skip the tourist traps. Explore like a local. Discover cities by following the advice of real locals that know their city inside out!
Headspace was officially launched in 2010 as an events company, but attendees wanted to take what they learned home with them. Andy, Rich, and a small team decided to make Andy’s techniques available online so more people could experience the benefits of meditation anytime, anywhere. And that blossomed into the Headspace you see today: guided meditations, animations, articles and videos, all in the distinct Headspace style.
Wirecutter is a list of the best gear and gadgets for people who want to save the time and stress of figuring out what to buy. Whatever sort of thing you need—tableware or TV or air purifier—we make shopping for it easy by telling you the best one to get.
WhatTheFont uses deep learning to search our collection of over 133,000 font styles and find the best match for the fonts in your photo. It even works with connected scripts and when there’s more than one font in an image. Just upload an image, click the font you want to identify, then check out the results.
Looking for LEGO® building instructions? You’ve come to the right place! We want you to have fun and start building right away, so we’ve made thousands of our LEGO instructions booklets available online. Simply search by theme or year and you’ll find instruction manuals for many of our old and new sets. Download them instantly and you’re ready to build! Plus for those special sets that you can build in multiple ways, you’ll find alternative instructions for extra under the set number.
Python Tutor, created by Philip Guo (@pgbovine), helps people overcome a fundamental barrier to learning programming: understanding what happens as the computer runs each line of code.
Write code in your web browser, see it visualized step by step, and get live help from volunteers.
midomi is the ultimate music search tool because it is powered by your voice. Sing, hum, or whistle to instantly find your favorite music and connect with a community that shares your musical interests.
MIT App Inventor is an intuitive, visual programming environment that allows everyone – even children – to build fully functional apps for smartphones and tablets. Those new to MIT App Inventor can have a simple first app up and running in less than 30 minutes. And what's more, our blocks-based tool facilitates the creation of complex, high-impact apps in significantly less time than traditional programming environments. The MIT App Inventor project seeks to democratize software development by empowering all people, especially young people, to move from technology consumption to technology creation.
Addicted to a website? Wanting to cut down on your visits? Make a bookmark for the website with us and store it in your browser. Using the bookmark will prevent you from visiting the website too often!
This website is meant to replace mind-numbing television. Instead of wasting your life watching TV, watch something mind-opening and educational. This site has hundreds of educational videos to help you learn or gain a new perspective. This website is NOT another Youtube or Wimp. You won’t find videos of talking dogs or double rainbows on this site.
GAB is a website which is coming to help you by providing you the best resources of all the important categories. They have spent their time to save yours. On GAB, you will find the links to the best website on the internet where you can get your work done without wasting your time and internet.
Instructables is a platform for you to share what you make through words, photos, video and files.
From a one step recipe to a 100 step jet engine build, everyone has something to share. Join the biggest DIY community on the web.
BYG is a first-stop, time saver for travelers as you plan and enjoy adventures around the world.
Each BYG Country Guide is a dossier of 30 must-knows before you go — visa fees, best wireless carrier, plug adapters, driving rules, vaccinations and more. All on 1 delightful page. Saving you time, money and 'lost in translation' headaches!
A trope is a storytelling device or convention, a shortcut for describing situations the storyteller can reasonably assume the audience will recognize. Tropes are the means by which a story is told by anyone who has a story to tell. This site collects them, for the fun involved.
HowStuffWorks got its start in 1998 at a college professor's kitchen table. From there, we quickly grew into an award-winning source of unbiased, reliable, easy-to-understand answers and explanations of how the world actually works.
Have you ever wanted to convert files without the need to download software ? Free online file conversion at Zamzar.
Never warp your brain with time zone math again.
Whether you're a serious home cook or a culinary school hopeful looking to sharpen your cooking skills at home, our online cooking classes will put you on the right path. Written by professional chefs, each lesson features up-to-date culinary tips and advice, not to mention tasty recipes. Topics include basic cooking techniques, seafood, meat and vegetable preparation, wine, and more.
How to permanently delete a Facebook account - Step by step gui
Here are 101 websites to find amazing royalty-free images.
Traveling from one city to another? Make the drive fun and funky by stopping at some groovy places along the way! Enter your information and get a route that stops at the funkiest places, where each stop is < 20 minutes off the main road, so you can keep good time while having a good time!
DeMilked, the sites that makes the best artshakes. Art, design, photography – if it’s new and creative, you want to see, and we want to deliver it to you. Thus we trawl the Internet for the best, most vibrant sources of inspiration and deliver to you our brand of artshake.
Ivy League schools are highly selective and extremely hard to get into. But the good news is that all these universities now offer free online courses across multiple online course platforms.
So far, they’ve created over 494 courses, of which around 396 are still active. Here’s a collection of all of them, split into courses in the following subjects: Computer Science, Business, Humanities, Social Sciences, Art & Design, Science, Health & Medicine, Data Science, Education & Teaching, Mathematics, Science, Engineering, Personal Development, and Programming.
This series of short courses is excerpted from OSU’s Master Gardener online course, allowing you to study specific fundamentals of gardening. In Basic Botany, you will learn to identify plants and their non-plant relatives as a fungus, lichen, algae, moss, fern, conifer or seed plant. Additionally, you will recognize plant parts and their functions, and learn about photosynthesis, respiration and transpiration in plants.
The Architecture of Radio is a data visualization, based on global open datasets of cell tower, Wi-Fi and satellite locations. Based on your GPS location the app shows a 360 degree visualization of signals around you. The dataset includes almost 7 million cell towers, 19 million Wi-Fi routers and hundreds of satellites. A site specific version of the app includes wired communication infrastructure embedded in the exhibition space. It's aim is to provide a comprehensive window into the infosphere.
Letterwhiz is a massive online literary database of free letter templates and quotes for all occasions.
Charity Navigator has become the nation's largest and most-utilized evaluator of charities. Its rating system examines two broad areas of a charity's performance; their Financial Health and their Accountability & Transparency.
iFixit is a wiki-based site that teaches people how to fix almost anything. Anyone can create a repair manual for a device, and anyone can also edit the existing set of manuals to improve them.
HackTheMenu is your one-stop resource for all Secret Menu items at all fast food restaurants. Secret Menus at restaurants are comprised of unofficial and unadvertised selections that fast food chains will make when ordered but that do not exist on their regular menus.
ifeveryoneknew.com is a site that posts statements and articles that would be great conversation starters in a classroom
Explore is a multimedia organization that documents leaders around the world who have devoted their lives to extraordinary causes. Both educational and inspirational, explore creates a portal into the soul of humanity by championing the selfless acts of others.
How a Car Works is a website that provides a guide to the inner workings of a car. Over time the guide has expanded and now includes several thousand historic car manuals and documents.
A Guy's Guide To Growing Up. Affordable style, self-development, how-tos, and apartment DIY for the aspiring gentleman.
The definitive list of every important technology ever, ranked by their importance. These aren’t all necessarily good technologies
, of course. There are plenty that have made the world a more miserable place for everybody. But they’re still on the list.
Starting at midnight on January 1, tens of thousands of books (as well as movies, songs, and cartoons) entered the public domain, meaning that people can download, share, or repurpose these works for free and without retribution under US copyright law.
Per the Sonny Bono Copyright Term Extension Act of 1998, “corporate” creations (like Mickey Mouse) can be restricted under copyright law for 120 years. But per an amendment to the act, works published between 1923 and 1977 can enter the public domain 95 years after their creation. This means that this is the first year since 1998 that a large number of works have entered the public domain.
1,792 papers you can download and print for free. They've got graph paper, lined paper, financial paper, music paper, and more
Pixton empowers the world to communicate graphically with comics.Pixton introduces the world to Click-n-Drag Comics™, a revolutionary new patented technology that gives anyone the power to create amazing comics on the web.
Freelance services. On demand.
Compute expert-level answers using Wolfram's breakthrough algorithms, knowledgebase and AI technology
Drench - The World's Simplest Web Game
Radio Garden allows you to listen to thousands of live radio stations world wide by rotating the globe.
Donothingfor2minutes is a site that asks you to just relax and listen to waves for 2 minutes. There is only one rule, DO NOT touch your mouse or keyboard for 2 minutes.
Attacking you with cute, every single day.
This is a collection of e-mails this guys has sent to people who post classified ads. His goal is to mess with them, confuse them, and/or piss them off.
We all know the feeling of insomnia. Your body wants to sleep but your mind is still awake and active. So how can we steady up our mind. Napflix is a parody video platform where you can find the most silent and sleepy content selection to relax your brain and easily fall asleep. Taking siesta to the next level.
A learning adventure that fits in your pocket and translates to useful, real-life language skills. Your superpowers, unlocked.
You can give yourself a world-class CS education without investing years and a small fortune in a degree program There are plenty of resources out there, but some are better than others. You don’t need yet another “200+ Free Online Courses” listicle. This guide is our attempt to definitively answer these questions.
Visual Capitalist creates and curates enriched visual content focused on emerging trends in business and investing.
Come share in thoughts from an older woman to the younger on alternative healthy-living, womanhood, parenting, home-education, recipes, gardening, and anything to do with building a strong home and family.
Discover local ingredients, traditional dishes & authentic restaurants from around the world.
You probably know you have to wipe your old computers and smartphones clean before you sell, donate, or recycle them. After all, you don’t want whoever ends up with your secondhand gadget to access your documents, login credentials, or any personal information. The same is true for smartphone gadgets—and even more important, we’d argue, given how much time they probably spend listening to your requests or watching you go about your life. But deleting the data on your smart speaker or camera isn’t as simple as unplugging it or disconnecting it from your wifi network.
Eunoia: the searchable directory of words that don't translate. Eunoia itself is one of those words, which essentially means a well-mind or beautiful thinking.
What exists beyond Earth? Over six lectures presented in 1977, American astronomer and cosmologist Carl Sagan explores the vast expanse of space that surrounds the third planet from the Sun.
FairBnB is first and foremost a community of activists, coders, researchers and designers that aims to address this challenge by putting the “share” back into the sharing economy. We want to offer a community-centred alternative that prioritizes people over profit and facilitates authentic, sustainable and intimate travel experiences.
everyday is a simple and beautiful habit tracker, an application that helps you form new habits and get disciplined.
Learning a new language takes time and effort, but there are ways to expedite and reinforce your learning. Here, author Jennifer Still shares tips on several things she's done to help her retain new languages.
ere are a lot of great lessons you can learn in business school. It emphasizes planning and strategic decision-making. Ideally, it shows you how to take academic theories and apply them to real-world problems. But no matter how brilliant the professors or how well designed the curriculum, no school can teach you everything you need to know.
The New Yorker List of the Best Video Games of 2018
How To Be Productive According To Ancient Philosophy
These are the charities where your money will do the most good.
Urban Dictionary is a crowdsourced online dictionary for slang words and phrases, operating under the motto "Define Your World."
Instructables is a website specializing in user-created and uploaded do-it-yourself projects, currently owned by Autodesk. It was created by Eric Wilhelm and Saul Griffith and launched in August 2005. Instructables is dedicated to step-by-step collaboration among members to build a variety of projects.
Worried your online privacy sucks? Hide your ass with a VPN.
Write a letter to the future
draw.io is free online diagram software for making flowcharts, process diagrams, org charts, UML, ER and network diagrams.
A really interesting website boasting of a comprehensive collection of documentaries that you can watch for free
Differencebetween.net not only facilitates your understanding of a topic, but it also enables you to differentiate two similar subjects. The site provides you with instant information on various topics. The subjects are organized into a range of categories from ‘Business’ to ‘Technology’.
Bad things happen. Sometimes, they happen to you. If something does happen, you might wish there was something you had told the people around you. How you feel, what you regret, what you wish you had said. Or maybe you just want to make sure your pets are taken care of promptly. For this, you need a dead man's switch.
Build your very own cheat sheet or share one from this huge repository of cheatsheets known as Cheatography
AlternativeTo is a free service that helps you find better alternatives to the products you love and hate.
If you’re a naturally curious or inquisitive person, you’ll love this website. It allows you to observe and explore a whole multitude of topics from an alternative perspective.
Software for MS-DOS machines that represent entertainment and games. The collection includes action, strategy, adventure and other unique genres of game and entertainment software. Through the use of the EM-DOSBOX in-browser emulator, these programs are bootable and playable.
Imgur is the easiest way to discover and enjoy the magic of the Internet. It’s where you’ll find the funniest, most informative and inspiring images, memes, GIFs, and visual stories served up in an endless stream of bite-sized fun. Powered by a passionate community of people from all around the world, anyone can join to share cool stuff and vote the best to the top.
Space.com is the premier source of space exploration, innovation and astronomy news, chronicling (and celebrating) humanity's ongoing expansion across the final frontier. We transport our visitors across the solar system and beyond through accessible, comprehensive coverage of the latest news and discoveries. For us, exploring space is as much about the journey as it is the destination. So from skywatching guides and stunning photos of the night sky to rocket launches and breaking news of robotic probes visiting other planets, at Space.com you'll find something amazing every day.
Lifehacker is a weblog about life hacks and software which launched on January 31, 2005. The blog posts cover a wide range of topics including: Microsoft Windows, Mac, Linux programs, iOS and Android, as well as general life tips and tricks. The staff updates the site about 18 times each weekday, with reduced updates on weekends. The Lifehacker motto is "Tips, tricks, and downloads for getting things done.
Wait But Why (WBW) is a website founded by Tim Urban and Andrew Finn and written and illustrated by Urban. The site covers a range of subjects as a long-form blog. Typical posts involve long-form discussions of various topics, including artificial intelligence, outer space, and procrastination, using a combination of prose and rough illustrations.
For every pop-culture phenomenon to ever steal our attention, there's a LEGO video series version ready to steal our hearts. Star Wars, Jurassic Park, Scooby Doo, Lord of the Rings, Harry Potter ... the list goes on. Tune into LEGO's video channel and enjoy.
The Track Sharker tool by Marine Research Group OCEARCH lets you track tagged sharks -- who all have names, by the way -- as they travel all over the world. You can even zoom in on a specific location to see which sharks are hanging out there and where they've been swimming and traveling for the past year.
The awards of design, creativity and innovation on the internet
The Browser has been in business since late 2007. Each day they recommend 5 pieces of reading that they think are of lasting value (and a video, podcast, and quotable quote).
The Billfold aims to do away with the misbelief that talking about difficult money issues is uncomfortable, and create a space to have an honest conversation about how we save, spend and repay our debts. We are going to break one of the last taboos in our culture — talking about what you earn, what you spend, what you owe.
Cool Material is your daily source for better gear, insightful articles, and insider info on all the stuff guys want.
Inverse covers the latest news on science, innovation, entertainment, technology and culture by asking: What could happen next?
Poets.org is produced by the Academy of American Poets. The site was launched in 1996, becoming the original online resource for poems, poets’ biographies, essays about poetry, and resources for K-12 teachers.
Become The Man You Are Meant To Be. Live with purpose, achieve self-mastery, and create your legacy. This site will show you how.
Thought Economics was founded in 2007, and has been recognized globally for the quality of its editorial content, having been named as an Official Honoree at the 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 Webby Awards (run by the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences) for Best Writing (Editorial) .
A collective of over 160 National Geographic photographers.
meh is an online store that only offers one item a day. It’s the worst selection in retail!. Its like Woot used to do but its got a Meh button which is the key to this whole enterprise! The Meh button takes your default non-decision to decline to buy something, and turns it into a satisfyingly affirmative act.
Eat This Much creates personalized meal plans based on your food preferences, budget, and schedule. Reach your diet and nutritional goals with our calorie calculator, weekly meal plans, grocery lists and more.
Freerice is a 100% non-profit website that is owned by and supports the United Nations World Food Programme. Each time you answer a question right, the banner ad that you see generates enough money for the World Food Programme to buy 10 grains of rice to help reach Zero Hunger.
This online web application allows you to edit photos and add effects to them as well. It’s also available on Android and iOS as an app – so you can work on your images offline as well as on. It’s more basic than Photoshop and other software, but it more than makes up for that in accessibility.
Learn a language for free. Forever.
Embark on a journey that takes you all over the world. From the most desolate roads in Australia to the busy, bustling streets of New York City.
agoodmovietowatch suggests highly-rated non-blockbuster movies and shows. Recommended to you by humans, not algorithms.
Ambient sounds to wash away distraction.
As a dermatologist and a film buff, this guy presents a series of skin conditions featured in movie's.
Fads have come to typify periods of time in popular culture over the 20th century. From Flagpole Sitting in the 1920’s, Dance Marathons and the Zoot Suits of the 1930’s and Goldfish Swallowing of the 1940’s, fads really emerged in the 1950’s, 1960’s and 1970’s with the coming of the Hula Hoop, Telephone Booth Stuffing, Bellbottoms, Platforms Shoes, Mood Rings and the Pet Rock. The 1980’s and 1990’s are represented as well with the Rubik’s Cube, Beanie Babies and the Hacky Sack.
This site tells you about the very BEST of Made in USA products. To ENCOURAGE you to ask for them in stores and demand them from from the companies you want to do business with. To make it EASY for you to FIND them and RECOMMEND them to your friends.
This is The Home Of The Celebrity Dead Pool. Stiffsville. Death Central. We make fun of famous people and the people who make them famous (i.e. you), and our main instrument of ridicule is our contest, The Lee Atwater Invitational Dead Pool.
Bored and fancy a little bit of WTF? Check out range of bizarre websites that will not only cure your boredom, but will have you asking yourself what the f*ck .
The Payphone Project: Following the World of Payphones and Public Telephony Since 1995.
Joey Green's Wacky Uses
Scarification is the art of creating a scar on the skin, in the shape of a symbol, picture or word, as permanent body modification. Scarification can be made by either cutting or branding the skin, and when done well it can have stunning results.
They are dedicated to bringing you the largest collection of stupid laws available anywhere. Some of the strange laws that are still on the books will amaze you!
h2g2 is a constantly expanding, user-generated guide to life, the universe and everything. The site was founded in 1999 by Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy author Douglas Adams.
Believe it or not, some chemists do have a sense of humour, and this page is a testament to that. Here they will show you some real molecules that have unusual, ridiculous or downright silly names.
Native-Land.ca is a resource for Canadians (and others) to find out more about local indigenous territories and languages.
A collection of more than 2000 pictures from 180 Ghost Towns, mining camps and historic places in the United States.
Here you find photos of western towns, some completely abandoned, others still lively, abandoned mines, mills (where the ore was processed), old cemeteries, railroad towns and depots.
Welcome to PONG-Story ! In memory of Ralph H. Baer (1922-2014), Inventor of the video game.
HiddenSongs.com - a comprehensive listing of hidden and unlisted tracks from albums by all types of artists throughout the history of recorded music, from vinyl records to cassettes to compact discs to MP3s.
Over 8500 superb pictures of classic and vintage motorcycles! Over 50 gorgeous classic bike sounds and videos!
The World RPS Society is dedicated to the promotion of Rock Paper Scissors as a fun and safe way to resolve disputes. We feel that conserving the roots of RPS is essential for the growth and development of the game and the players.
The World RPS Society is involved in many areas of the sport, such as; research studies, workshops, tournaments at both local and international levels, book publishing, and much more.
Get your own Chinese name based on your English name and find out your sign in the Chinese Zodiac! Simply type in your first and last name, select what kind of characteristics you want to be expressed in the name, select your gender, enter your birthdate and press "Get a Name!".
Sightings of Bigfoot, Lake Monsters and UFO's
Nominees significantly improve the gene pool by eliminating themselves from the human race in an obviously stupid way. They are self-selected examples of the dangers inherent in a lack of common sense, and all human races, cultures, and socioeconomic groups are eligible to compete.
"Hello World" is the first program one usually writes when learning a new programming language. Having first been mentioned in Brian Kernighan's tutorial to the B programming language, it became widely known through Kernighan & Ritchie's 1978 book that introduced "The C Programming Language", where it read like this:
Since then, Hello World has been implemented in just about every programming language on the planet. This collection includes 583 Hello World programs in as many more-or-less well known programming languages, plus 78 human languages.
"Happy Festivus" is the traditional greeting of Festivus, a holiday featured in the Season 9 episode of Seinfeld named "The Strike", which first aired on December 18, 1997. Since then, many people have been inspired by this zany, offbeat Seinfeld holiday and now celebrate Festivus as any other holiday.
MadCoverSite.com, since August 16, 1997 --- 21 years and counting! - (big deal), A resource for collectors and fans of the world's most important (ecch!) humor publication: http://www.madcoversite.com/covers.html
Jessica Hagy's Blog, She hand-draws simple graphics that provide a lot of humor, and a surprising amount of truth
WebUrbanist features creative, innovative, unusual and unique projects in the realm of architecture, art, design and built environments.
Each of these warning symbols could have helped me avoid a physical or psychological injury.
Reality Sandwich is a magazine of ideas for the transformational community. We cover subjects like shamanism, non-local consciousness, visionary art, alternative economics, psychedelics, permaculture, transformational festivals, meditation, democratic engagement, near death experiences, and tantra, to name but a few.
You can become an ordained member of the Spiritual Humanist clergy for FREE right now! As a legally ordained clergy member you can legally perform religious ceremonies and rituals like weddings, funerals, benedictions, etc.
Please type a word to translate into R2D2 language.
Improve your life one hack at a time. 1000 Life Hacks, DIYs, tips, tricks and More. Start living life to the fullest!
MapCrunch teleports you to a random place in the world. Discover the vast array of imagery captured by Google in 50 countries, featuring spectacular scenery, magical moments and the utterly unexplainable.
Want to write a customised short story really quickly? Choose a style, opening and type of ending, name your character, choose a few adjectives and we write a story for you
MyDecadeTV is a set of projects created to honor the pop culture memories of decades past. Basically, each site aspires to simulate the vintage experience of channel-surfing on a TV from a particular era. To support this effect, channel content may not necessarily start playing from the beginning. However, to accommodate those viewers with more modernized expectations, the settings can be adjusted
Matt Kirkland has always been curious about stuffed animals that sing, dance, light up, or talk back. There must be a fascinating robot underneath the fur and fluff, right? Surely the robot hiding in the bear's clothing, vestimentis ursum, is impressive. So: armed with his childish curious and the spurious excuse of 'product design research,' he set out to discover what, exactly, these creatures are hiding.
A Free Online Jigsaw Puzzle Game Every Day
Biggest Optical Illusions blog. Dedicated to visual phenomena and real life illusions.
Engineered by the Department of Defense, hardened against a nuclear event with earth-contact and tons of steel and concrete, they are some of the strongest structures ever constructed. They were each built at the cost of millions of taxpayer dollars. Bringing new meaning to the word "shelter," missile bases and bunkers are built to stand the test of time.
Edible Geography combines design, science, history and food in surprising and wonderful ways.
Guinness World Record Holder Card Stacker Bryan Berg
Library of Congress collections contain over 162 million books, periodicals, manuscripts, maps, music, recordings, images, and electronic resources. The LC Catalog contains 17 million records describing these collections. You can search Catalog records by keyword or browse by authors/creators, subjects, names/titles, series/uniform titles, and call numbers. Browse lists also include searching aids such cross-references and scope notes.
The Curious Dreamer is a free online dream dictionary. The dictionary is updated regularly based on what people are searching for. Definitions and all other content are provided by a dream expert with an advanced degree in applied psychology.
The data on CrimeReports is sent on an hourly, daily, or weekly basis from more than 1000 participating agencies to the CrimeReports map. Each agency controls their data flow to CrimeReports, including how often they send data, and which incidents are included.
ThisIsWhyImBroke is a free online magazine run by a bunch of geeks who partake in way too much online window shopping.
Future Learn offers a diverse selection of courses from leading universities and cultural institutions from around the world. These are delivered one step at a time, and are accessible on mobile, tablet and desktop, so you can fit learning around your life.
Daily Overview was inspired by, and derives its name from, an idea known as the Overview Effect. This term refers to the sensation that astronauts experience when given the opportunity to look down and view the Earth from outer space. They have the chance to appreciate our home in its entirety, to reflect on its beauty and its fragility all at once.
Cool Material is your daily source for better gear, insightful articles, and insider info on all the stuff guys want.
Mental Floss delivers smart, fun and shareable content in an upbeat and witty environment.
An encyclopedia of everything, we answer life’s big questions and uncover stories so interesting our readers absolutely must share them.
No industry has inflicted more suffering than the Motivational Industry. Motivational books, speakers and posters have made billions of dollars selling shortcuts to success and tools for unleashing our unlimited potential. At Despair, we know such products only raise hopes to dash them. That’s why our products go straight to the dashing. Enjoy!
The Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster, after having existed in secrecy for hundreds of years, came into the mainstream just a few years ago. With millions, if not thousands, of devout worshipers, the Church of the FSM is widely considered a legitimate religion, even by its opponents – mostly fundamentalist Christians, who have accepted that our God has larger balls than theirs.
Some claim that the church is purely a thought experiment or satire, illustrating that Intelligent Design is not science, just a pseudoscience manufactured by Christians to push Creationism into public schools. These people are mistaken — The Church of FSM is legit, and backed by hard science. Anything that comes across as humor or satire is purely coincidental.
Welcome to the homepage of the Centennial Bulb, the Longest burning Light Bulb in history. Now in its 117th year of illumination. For those of you coming here for the first time, feel free to explore the pages of our amazing little bulb, with pictures, stories, facts, and history.
Pentagram holiday book illustrating an imaginary lawsuit between Wile E. Coyote and Acme.
Helpful product reviews written by Amazon customers are the heart of Amazon.com, and they treasure the customers who work hard to write them. But occasionally customer creativity goes off the charts in the best possible way. Enjoy this collection of some of the funniest, top-voted reviews written by your fellow customers.
Information about the endangered Pacific Northwest Tree Octopus and what you can do to save it.
Focused on the odd, bizarre and strange things of our world, its daily articles and sections explore subjects from Science to Advertising and Technology; over 12 million pages are read at Oddee every month.
The Internet Archive is a non-profit digital library of millions of free books, movies, software, music, websites, and more.
Jon Dyer has been growing a beard every winter for some years now, and every spring. He tries to see how many facial hair variations he can check off from the chart of facial hair types. Listed here are descriptions of 53 facial hair types including examples of the 52 variations that he has been able to attain so far.
Strange Maps - The Blonde vs. Brunette Map of Europe
Atomic Zombie Extreme Machines - DIY Recumbent Bike, Trike and Choppers Plans
Alien Abduction Insurance
Boing Boing - A Directory of Mostly Wonderful Things
The Society for Barefoot Living is open to barefooters and to those who are interested in the lifestyle and desiring information.
Now in its 11th year, the competition will see ‘sheddies’ go head-to-head this summer to win the coveted crown of Shed of the Year 2018
The only scientific research organization exploring the bigfoot/sasquatch mystery.
Since 1982 the English Department at San Jose State University has sponsored the Bulwer-Lytton Fiction Contest, a whimsical literary competition that challenges entrants to compose the opening sentence to the worst of all possible novels.
This site features the art of Scott Wade, known internationally as "The Dirty Car Artist."
His work has been seen on television in over 20 countries and in print media throughout the world.
Oobject is somewhere between a blog and a directory. They pick topics for lists of gadgets . People then suggest items to go into them by tagging things as Oobject in wists. Visitors then vote on items to create something like ‘Billboard charts for gadgets’, voted by everyone.
Web Magazine for Guys - Bless This Stuff
Things Organized Neatly: The Art of Arranging the Everyday
Do you think time is catching up with you? Perhaps it's already overtaken you and left you in the dust. Do the years seem to be going ridiculously quickly now? There's a reason for it. You're getting old. This site will provide you a report full of interesting stuff.
Gadgets, Gizmos, and Awesome
How to pronounce hexadecimal from HBO’s Silicon Valley
The Official Loch Ness Monster Sightings Register
The Outhouses of America Tour was created way back in 1997. The curator used to spend summers on a Minnesota farm and spent many a day in an outhouse. There is a story and pictures of that outhouse that will be included in the Real Outhouses page.
Is your booze vegan?
Some Common Geographic Mental Misplacements
Which word entered the English language the year you were born? Use our birthday word generator and find out which word shares your birthday.
The Uncomfortable is a collection of deliberately inconvenient
everyday objects by Athens-based architect Katerina Kamprani
Iconic Photos Recreated in LEGOs
Founder of Pampered Poultry, Julie loves and cares for an eclectic collection of chickens. She started making diapers for her daughter's chickens about 8 years ago, and since then has expanded the business to ship diapers around the world.
CREEPYPASTA.COM is a collection of various paranormal/scary short stories.
This site will take a drawing from your child and turn it into a stuffed toy.
This site will make everything OK
Pointless site that does what it says
Take a tour of the cosmos
Information about plane crashes including the pilots last words
World Births and Deaths, Simulated in Real-Time
Clock made up of thousands of individuals pictures for each individual minute time.
The most popular fads from decades past. Find out what was popular when your parents were kids, or take a nostalgic trip down memory lane from your own childhood:
A Vietnam native, Diem Chau and her family came to America as refugees in 1986. Chau combines common mediums and common means to create delicate vignettes of fleeting memory, gesture and for resulting in works that combine egalitarian sensibility and minimalist restraint. Her work touches on the value of Storytelling, Myths and its ability to connect us to each other through cultural and humanistic similarities. Chau's current work drifts into new territory by exploring the periphery of the narrative, moments forgotten and faded, or too brief to retain.
The photos collected here represent some of the earliest portraiture from The World Beard and Moustache Championships, recovered from the original website. May they serve as enduring examples of the incredible works of the world's finest beardsmen.
Convert English text to any of several comic dialects e.g. Jive, Redneck, Swedish Chef
From incredibly cool to totally weird; a collection of unusual houses and buildings from around the World.
Here, over four pages, is a list of names given to fears or phobias
If you need quick access to an ironicly-placed rimshot sound to mock your friends, or a genuinely-placed rimshot to put your great joke over the top, you've come to the right place. http://instantrimshot.com/
Ecards that are wrong for every occasion.
For more than 30 years Archie McPhee has been bringing strange and amazing things to the world. We design and manufacture the kinds of impractical items that make life better
One or more persons obscuring or augmenting any part of their body or bodies with record sleeve(s) causing an illusion
Your Online Guide to Offbeat Tourist Attractions
The Twittering office chair tweets upon the detection of natural gas such as that produced by human flatulence
You can play music on your phone by pressing the buttons on the top (1,2,3)...and along the side (6,9,#). But don't play the 4,5,7,8,*, or 0. They sound even worse than the others.
This list of animals with fraudulent diplomas includes nonhuman animals who have been submitted as applicants to suspected diploma mills. On occasion, they have been admitted and granted a degree, as reported in reliable sources. Animals are often used as a device to clearly demonstrate the lax standards of the awarding institutions. In one case, a cat's degree helped lead to a successful fraud prosecution against the institution that had issued it.
12" Action Figures of You, Friends, or Family
What terrible business jargon do you need unsucked?
The Home for Odd, Ugly and Neglected Toys
This list of common misconceptions records widely held beliefs about notable topics which are considered to be erroneous. Each misconception and the corresponding facts have been discussed in published literature. Each entry is formatted as a correction; the misconceptions themselves are implied rather than stated.
Urban Resources site explores forgotten spaces in gritty cities around the world.
MOBA The Museum Of Bad Art - Art too bad to be ignored.
Famous record album covers recreated using kittens instead of people.
Amazing Fact Generator
Ugly Renaissance Babies - The Kids Aren't Alright
How to Paint a Mammoth
OK – so your cat is surpuss to requirements. You’re no longer smitten with your kitten. You’ve had enough of your bundle of fluff. Above all, you want to pass on your puss without fuss. That’s why, in a moment of warped inspiration, we created webuyanycat.com – the cat buying service that’s so good, it’s unreal.
Really Cool Bar code Clock
Flightradar24 is a global flight tracking service that provides you with real-time information about thousands of aircraft around the world.
Greetings, you weirdo! We just assume everyone who shops with us is as weird as we are. We mean, hey, wouldn't you have to be a bit weird to be interested in sarcastic t-shirts, obscene coffee mugs, stuff that smells really bad, or novelty items which cause the most important people in your life a moderate amount of emotional or even physical pain? Definitely maybe!
Weird or confusing stuff on ebay, at the click of a button!
Weird California, the strangest state west of New Jersey. You will find links to some of the weirdest stories from the golden state.
The Art of Manliness — a blog dedicated to uncovering the lost art of being a man.
Gnod is a self-adapting system that learns about the outer world by asking its visitors what they like and what they don't like. Gnod is kind of a search engine for music you don't know about. It will ask you what music you like and then think about what you might like too. The database contains thousands of bands and quite some knowledge about who likes what. And Gnod learns more every day.
PostSecret is an ongoing community art project where people mail in their secrets anonymously on one side of a postcard. Your secrets, posted here, every Sunday.
The Zooniverse enables everyone to take part in real cutting edge research in many fields across the sciences, humanities, and more. The Zooniverse creates opportunities for you to unlock answers and contribute to real discoveries.
The Customer is Not Always Right
Cool Things bring you the Cool Things of the right now, stuff you might not know about, or maybe want to know a little more about, or things that your cousin from Kansas is doing, but just won't give you the full 411 on.
Patatap is an interactive website that responds to the keys on your keyboard with a sound and a brief animation.
OddityMall is a news outlet that focuses on the newest brilliant inventions, odd gadgets, unusual product designs, and weird contraptions that pop up across the web. It doesn't matter if the product is completely useful or utterly useless, as long as it's obscure, unusual, interesting, or awesome, you will see it featured on OddityMall. In it's basic form, we scour the internet to find the weirdest products that you can actually purchase on the web.
When you Absolutely, Positively have to Get Off The PHONE!
The Museum of Endangered Sounds.
Radiooooo, a Web site that allows music lovers to listen to songs selected by geography and decade.
Aluminum Foil Deflector Beanie - An Effective, Low-Cost Solution To Combating Mind-Control
Tuna Free Dolphin Meat
Executed Today is a daily chronicle — each day the story of an historical execution that took place on this date, and the story behind it.
Site of a guy claiming to have come into the possession of a cassette tape containing a Beatles album that was never released.
Just Takes You to a Useless Website
Satirical website illustrating common approaches white people use to "relate" to black people.
Mail a Spud, began in 2014 with the philosophy that everyone could use a potato every now and then. When most people hear about a company that will mail a potato for you they think it's a joke, but no, we are 100% real and we love the reasons our customers use our services. From birthday presents to elaborate pranks.
One grumpy literary agent and a sea of query fails
Join Steve in saying F-YOU to his taste buds.
Evidence of the true cost of educational funding cuts: a compendium of reports from the field.
Rock, Paper, Scissors. Courtroom Fun with Iraq's Deposed Despot!
The Smurfs Were Communists!
Common objects. Uncommonly BIG sizes!
Send a piece of shit in a box to someone.
The magic button — Make Everything OK.
A website where a guy likes going onto his friends Facebook page, mortifying his face slightly and then putting them back up on Facebook. The friend does not like him doing this.
Write a letter to the future you
Lots of Facts
Laugh life off by sharing your daily mishaps and embarrassments, because it's good to share.
The Worst Things For Sale- The Internet's most horrible items. A daily blog.
The Unst Bus Shelter, also known as Bobby's Bus Shelter, is bus shelter and bus stop near the village of Baltasound, on the isle of Unst Shetland, Scotland. It's visited by tourists and thousands online.
Weird Stuff on sale on EBay
Weird Universe explores every aspect of a human and natural cosmos that is not only "stranger than we imagine, but stranger than we can imagine."
If you’re ever stuck for what to buy as a gift, check out the Weird Shit You Can Buy website. You’ll be in for a surprise!
Skulls Unlimited International, Inc. is committed to providing legally and ethically obtained natural bone osteological specimens as well as the finest replica specimens to the educational, medical and research communities
Strange site where some guy types as you scroll, make this weird kind of poetry.
The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy - 30th Anniversary Edition
10 Strangest Things Sold In Japanese Vending Machines
For less than the price of a cup of coffee, now you can enjoy the comfort and tranquility that can only come from nothing.
Slap a Guy With an Ell, do it Slow or Do It Fast
10 of the funniest mommy bloggers to follow right now
The Toilet Museum has a rare collection of facts, pictures and objects detailing the historic evolution of toilets from 2500 BC to date.
All the many many completely logical reasons that children cry.
15 Pieces Of Star Wars Fan Art That Will Creep You Out
The Museum of Hoaxes was established in 1997. It explores deception, mischief, and misinformation throughout history, playing host to a variety of humbugs and hoodwinks — from ancient fakery all the way up to modern schemes, dupes, and dodges that circulate online.
Future News for Year 2020 and Beyond
The Prime Number Shitting Bear
The Nine Eyes of Google Street View: a photo project by Jon Rafman
Real Products that aren't April Fools' jokes
Texas Death Row Information including last words.
Puppet Terrors began as an underground toy company, both figurative and literally. Initially all the products were made totally by hand in a murky New York basement.
Have you ever received a gift that came with bubble wrap and it was better than the gift itself? Now you can snap them all day long! Enjoy, as you pop virtual bubbles at SnapBubbles.com. Snap Away!
This site is a parody. It is meant to poke fun at people like Fred Phelps, and at people who protest against gay people and gay marriage.
Free Live Webcams All Over The World
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San Francisco is famous the world over for beautiful and historic landmarks like Coit Tower and the Golden Gate Bridge. But for many years, one SF landmark remained a local secret, due in pert to it’s ephemeral nature. Known as “The Two O’clock Titty”, the unique shadow shown above only appears on Saint Mary’s Cathedral twice a day, and then only during certain times of the year.
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