You missed your once every two decades chance to see the island of Mont Saint-Michel.
Just stumbled on this in the archives: old pamphlets and tracts from 50 Watts....more
Don’t worry, we can all go live in lava tubes on the moon.
Perhaps you have wondered: why are so many weirdo deep sea creatures red?...more
Long story short, there’s so much danged water out in the solar system. (Maybe send some here?)
The strange loss and rediscovery of the tree lobster.
Pretty sure I’ve seen this movie before: ranchers are creating mutant animals for hunting in South Africa....more
All the customized coffins you could possibly ask for.
Visualizing the sound of the end of war. (wait, what?)
If we want to find alien life we should be looking for the gaudiest planet around.
Aqualung ocean wings yes please thank you please....more
It’s Errol Morris Week over at Grantland, so I don’t know why you’re still here.
Hey but it’s pretty neat that there are still lost cities to discover!
Similarly: oh look it’s Genghis Khan’s fortress.
Let’s talk some more about that crazy body transplant thing, mainly how crazy it is....more
Let’s get this out of the way: io9’ll explain how that dang colored dress things works.
Maybe what we need is a water pipeline from Alaska? (spoiler alert: probably not.)
The world is still full of magic: Mongolian reindeer riders....more
Today in impossible black holes: hey check out this impossible black hole!
Maybe we’ll be ready for full body transplants in two years. Maybe a lot of things....more
Due to some technical problems Morning Coffee will be back tomorrow. Thanks for being buds....more
Some design porn from the dying days of the Soviet Bloc.
Elsewhere in the Cold War: remember that time we almost started a war because of a simulation?
You have no idea how important your mom’s germs were....more
If you live in the bay area, you should spend your Valentine’s Day at the Museum of Broken Relationships.
Who needs blood diamonds when you can have peanut butter ones?
China’s unfinished Manhattan replica is a lonely place.
Elsewhere in the world: inside the huts of Antarctic explorers, 100 years later....more
Time to take a trip inside the world of CIA psychological profiles of dictators and world leaders.
Also here come the AI poets.
It’s always a good day to talk about Emperor Norton....more