The Anza Borrego Super Bloom. The desert hasn't looked this colorful in over a decade.
The story behind "Smoke on the Water."
How a Wild West Showman Brought Man-Lifting Kites to the British Army. And then abandoned them for planes.
Janelle Shane spent some time teaching a neural network how to generate recipes. The results are quite interesting. (via Metafilter)
Genevieve von Petzinger & the invention of graphics on cave walls. We are still trying to decipher the messages they left us.
10 Eerie Abandoned Cities You Can Visit. It might be difficult to find overnight accommodations, however.
7 Hilarious Ways Reality Would Ruin Famous Movie Scenes. It's a good thing we can suspend our disbelief and just go with the flow when watching.
9 Remarkable Ultrasound Images. Pareidolia reigns supreme when we don't know what we're looking at.
Project Moby Dick, the Cold War’s Least Believable Surveillance Strategy.