Morning Cup of Links: Alien vs. Pooh

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Scientists say they've identified a new human ancestor. The unnamed hominid species roamed as far as Siberia and may have coexisted with Neaderthals and humans. (via Boing Boing)
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Earth Hour is this Saturday. To get you into the mood to turn all your lights off, watch an interactive video controlled by a light switch and see what awesome things happen in the dark!
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Alien vs. Pooh. Silliness ensues when Winnie the Pooh mistakes an alien egg for a honey pot. (via Buzzfeed)
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Installing a vanity in ten easy steps. Except that home repairs are never as easy or as quick as it says on the tin.
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The Sexual Politics of Toilets. Men might laugh, but equality is not equity in comfort stations, and women get the short end of the stick. (via Metafilter)
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Art of the Steal: On the Trail of the World's Most Ingenious Thief. If Hollywood made a movie about Gerald Blanchard, critics would call it "over the top and unbelievable."
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3 Extreme Ways To Go Green. These will take total commitment to pull off successfully, because it ain't easy being green.

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March 25, 2010 - 12:07am
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