Morning Cup of Links: Disaster Porn

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14 Basic Skills All Men Should Possess. I am assuming they mean "men" as in mankind, since these are skills all women should have as well.
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The story of prisoner F95488. A rising soccer star is convicted of rape, while DNA evidence points to another man. A white man.
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7 Random Animals That Decided The Course of History. Mostly by accident.
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Take the plot and the character development out of the movie 2012, and what you've got left is "disaster porn". Maybe that's all it needs to be.
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If you recall the mental_floss post on Animal Prosthetics, National Geographic has updates on several of those animals and a few others who have received prosthetic limbs or other body parts.
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The World's Largest Remote Control Helicopter. No word on where you can buy yours, yet.
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Think the Leaning Tower of Pisa is impressive? It's not the only leaning building out there, and according to the venerable Guinness Book, it's not even the leaning-est. These are.

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July 8, 2009 - 11:59pm
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