Wikipedia has something like 23 million pages – this means you can click the link above every 5 seconds for the rest of your life and never get the same page again..
Is a circle about 200 light years in diameter around the Earth..
Browse famous quotes by topic or by author..
If you are a twitter member yourself you can also generate your own stats on this page..
“The owner of this apartment, Mrs. De Florian left Paris just before the
rumblings of World War II broke out in Europe. She closed up her
shutters and left for the South of France, never to return to the city
again. Seven decades later she passed away at the age of 91. It was only
when her heirs enlisted professionals to make an inventory of the
Parisian apartment she left behind, that this time capsule was finally
Many of these are truly bizarre..
“Normally these little cards advertise everything from second-hand cars to baby-sitters, cleaners, kittens and rabbits.But the ones created by 46-year-old Preston Likely were designed for a
laugh and to see whether anyone would reply in similar humorous vein.”
WARNING: There are some disturbing images on this page!
The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program – facts about it. This is an American scheme for domestic use only..
Apply to be a spaceman! Well, sorry, the application window for this one has already ended but this is what the advertisement looked like..
“They’re super-closeups of the human eye, revealing the beautiful
complexity of our iris. But what are we actually seeing? What makes our
eye look like a desert landscape?”
Read all about it..
“Its name refers to a German loanword meaning “a witty, yet
inelegant solution that succeeds in performing a particular task,” an
ipso facto descriptor for the ever-popular Rube Goldberg machine.”
“The six-minute final edit took four hours to film… and the structures
themselves took over 100 builders a total of 3,400+ hours over the
course of 17 days of construction, to say nothing of the months of
As we all know there is a certain etiquette involved when we are out drinking down the pub / nightclub / cocktail lounge etc.
These are those rules laid out..
“White Trash Repairs is your one stop shop for some good ole, git r’ done ingenuity.”
“See the International Space Station! As the third brightest object in
the sky the space station is easy to see if you know when to look up”
Click on each picture to move onto the next..
“Never in a million years would we claim partying is a bad thing. (We
leave nonsense like that for the therapists.) But we will say that there
comes a point in the night when you need to put down the bottle, and
get your drunk ass home – or at least to some place where you can pass
out in peace.”
“An invisible, ancient source of energy surrounds us–energy that powered
the first explorations of the world, and that may be a key to the future.
This map shows you the delicate tracery of wind flowing over the US.”
Sandy’s epic devastation at the end of 2012..
see the waterline halfway up the wall
“This portrait of “The Brown Lady” ghost is arguably the most famous and
well-regarded ghost photograph ever taken. The ghost is thought to be
that of Lady Dorothy Townshend, wife of Charles Townshend, 2nd Viscount
of Raynham, residents of Raynham Hall in Norfolk, England in the early
Interactive generative art..
A Russian site this time, but with a familiar theme..