Golf Detroit. Not On A Detroit Golf Course. Just Detroit Itself.
Charlie Leduff attempts to better understand the Motor City by grabbing his golf clubs and hitting a ball across the entire city. One thing he may have learned: People don’t like when you hit their house with a golf ball.
(Via The Daily What)
Stifling Summer Heat Getting to You? Cool Off With A Boiling Hot Cup of Coffee.
It sounds weird, but it apparently works. Science says so. So there.
Get These (iPhone) Apps
Lifehacker compiles a list of the best iPhone apps. Apple haters can just skip this one I suppose.
“This Video Game Collection Will be Worth A Fortune Someday”
Many have probably said it. One guy was right.
Baby Steps & A Death Wish
To me, that’s all the explanation you need to describe how a tightrope walker does their thing. Sports Science decided to get a bit more technical to describe the feet feat.
Also: Last month, tightrope walker Nik Wallenda successfully walked across Niagara Falls. Now he wants to take his aerial art to the Grand Canyon.
Welcome to Mars
Check out this amazing hi-res Mars panorama created with 817 images.
Did You Hear That Pee-wee Herman Owns A Real Tron Light Cycle?
I'm a big Paul Reubens fan. So, I found this interview he just did with Jimmy Kimmel to be one of the best things I’ve seen on late night TV in a while. If you are a fan of Reubens and/or Pee-wee Herman you’ll love this interview, where he talks about the production of the upcoming Pee-wee film, the reason that I want to get to the MOMA in NYC very soon, and his penchant for completely lying to reporters in interviews in order to keep himself entertained. For instance, he doesn’t actually have a Tron light cycle.
* No he doesn't.