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  • August 13, 2015
    This is the IndieGoGo campaign to build a full-scale replica of Minas Tirith somewhere in southern England. The architects and structural engineers behind the project have calculated they only need around £1,850,000,000 (~$2,885,000,000) to make it happen. If they don't reach... / Continue →
  • January 10, 2013
    This is a photo of a pike that died trying to swallow a zander fish almost as big as it is. Like a middle school cafeteria lady once told me after I couldn't finish all the lasagna I'd asked for, "Your eyes must be bigger than your stomach." Oh yeah? If my eyes are really bi... / Continue →
  • January 9, 2013
    Note: Trip is ONE-WAY ONLY. Remember when the Dutch nonprofit Mars One announced they wanted to put colonists on Mars by 2023? Well apparently they're following through with the plan and just released their astronaut requirements yesterday, with televised colonist selection b... / Continue →
  • September 27, 2012
    The Zelda Project is an ambitious group dedicated to recreating scenes from the Zelda universe in "reality" using a combination of cosplay, set-building, background painting, computer graphics, etc. etc. They're the same people responsible for this Lost Woods photoset from las... / Continue →
  • August 31, 2011
    Russia just approved a 62-mile high-speed railway tunnel that will connect Soviet Russia and Alaska. Why? I have no idea, but if premium vodka prices mysteriously bottom out here in the U.S., well, I'd be okay with that. The Russian government has given the go-ahead on an ... / Continue →