This is infuriatingly riveting.
Amazing reflection of Chicago reflected in the lake below clouds at sunset.
Fiery crater caused by a Soviet gas drilling accident that has been burning since 1971.
Atlas Obscura look at the pitfalls of illustrating prehistoric creatures.
An interactive guide to the game theory of why & how we trust each other by Nicky Case. Well worth clicking through.
Nicky Case on how different systems of voting compare (Australia's isn't that good after all...)
:D beyond the humour, this is quite an insightful way to review new products really!
Just in case you find Voyager I or II, here's how to decode the images on the golden records. For the rest of us, you can look at the pictures (there's a few odd choices really...) (and turn down the sound!)
A very interesting short story by Eugene Fischer - sort of a counterpoint to stories along the lines of Children of Men.
A frameless geodesic dome designed to be easy to fabricate and build.
The [TS100](https://hackaday.com/2017/07/24/review-ts100-soldering-iron/) uses a micro-controller for temperature control and someone has made Tetris for it, with bizarre stakes - each time you lose a game the tip temperature is raised!
This is pretty neat, draw feedback loops and simulate them.
I liked this one, return/reintegration/addiction with an uplifting twist and yet no cheesy easy answer.