Luigi Prina’s airships are pretty delightful.
Hey scientists, you probably shouldn’t pollute Antarctica so badly.
I guess we’re talking about kakapos now!
I have a moral obligation to post about any and all developments in aquanaut suits....more
Guys, please don’t litter on Everest. (Is this really a thing we have to say now?)
Remember that time the Vatican put the pope’s corpse on trial?
Perhaps you’d like to look at a 19th century illustrated almanac of fashion....more
The feral buildings of Hong Kong (are neat).
I don’t usually post things like this, but Faces of Olympic Figure Skating is the most important thing that has ever happened.
As long as we’re breaking rules, pop culture dolls of days past....more
Very important: it is nearly impossible to castrate a hippo.
You guys I just remembered that Terrible Real Estate Agent Photographs is a thing!...more
Don’t even worry about those asteroids my man, we’ll probably be fine.
Umberto Eco wants to talk to you about maps of imaginary lands.
On old Boston and NYC’s epic battle for subway supremacy....more
MC will be back tomorrow morning. Happy President’s Day....more
Ok ok, let’s talk about Saint Valentine.
I sure hope this is the worst story I’ll read this week, but these days…
The ICE/ISEE-3 satellite is coming back to earth after 36 years and we have no way of talking to it....more
Here is how to end the world (in 1962).
A bit of Italian futurist costume design.
Please enjoy some 1920s London Underground posters thanks....more
What the world needs is a museum of lost sounds.
It is time to stop feeling bad for Pluto, it’s hella important!
Sometimes you give birth to a child and then discover you are your own twin....more
This seems like a good time for a short history of quaaludes.
Why wouldn’t you want to read about arctic cowboys?
Don’t worry, this leech can survive for 24 hours in liquid nitrogen....more
Perhaps you’ve wondered where the pilcrow comes from, or what one is.
But wait, there’s more: there’s a dang grand canyon-sized valley under there!...more