Quick Reads

Short and quick posts of things I find, or think about.

The Ultimate Jägerbomb

While I might not enjoy Jägerboms as much as the next "Woo-girl", but I do enjoy explosives, and scientists with crazy hair and fun ideas...  Go see more on th...

Are You Death Positive?

So how do you join the Death Positive movement? Basically, by not making death such a taboo subject. After all we're all going to die at some point, so we may ...

Skeleton Lake

I found this just so fascinating! What would you think if you found a lake filled with skeletons - was it caused by a plague, was it a ceremonial burial place, ...

The Marble Music Machine – Wintergatan

I love "art machines", things that work for the sole purpose of being whimsical and interesting. Someone told me yesterday, that they thought this guy was proba...

A Guitar Made From Old Skateboards

Since I was 8 or 9 years old I've been playing the guitar. Originally my grandmother thought it would be cute to have me play for her friends when they came for...

Canada for President

I try not get into politics on this blog, and I really don't have a dog in this fight, but it's still funny. It would probably be great if Canada won. ...

The Nigerian Stuck In Space

Subject: Nigerian Astronaut Wants To Come Home Dr. Bakare Tunde Astronautics Project Manager National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA) Plot 55...

Drowning in Nicholas Cage and Other Things

Ever noticed that sometimes things seem to be connected but really it's a coincidence?  Spurious Correlations is a website showing just that - examples of corre...