Surreal Knitting Art Photography

Jill Harness

How do you take knitting from grandma's sweater collection to the world of the surreal?

8 Marvelous Miniatures

Miss Cellania

If you've ever owned a dollhouse, you know how fascinating tiny little recreations can be. However, the world is more than a family home!

Tuesday Turnip

David K. Israel

In case you're not familiar with the Turnip, it's a whimsical Google search, wherein I type a random phrase and we see what kind of interesting pages "turn-up." As always with thi

Brain Game: Mayhem

It's time for the Tuesday Brain Game:  Besides being six letters in length, what do these six-letter words all have in common? ashore, budget, damage, itself, option, teethe, zither   He

Morning Cup of Links: Gainers

Miss Cellania

So someone leaves a phone on a bar, someone else picks it up and plays with it, and the next thing you know Gizmodo is taking it apart and declaring that this disguised iPhone is a test model of the n

The Late Movies: Mark Romanek's Music Videos

Ransom Riggs

A few weeks ago I did a post all about one of my favorite directors of film, commercial and music videos, Jonathan Glazer. This week I want to focus on another favorite, Mark Romanek.

One Awesome Winner

Jason English

To promote The Book of Awesome, author Neil Pasricha shared a few new excerpts here last week, and invited you guys to share your own awesome things.

The Quick 10: The Boxcar Children

Stacy Conradt

I think this may have been the #1-requested series when I asked what books you wanted to know more about last week.

Why Does Mint Make Your Mouth Feel Cold?

Matt Soniak

Reader Lisa from Anderson, California, wrote in with a question: "Chew a piece of mint gum and then drink something. It seems colder. Why is

Siskel and Ebert Play a Sega Boxing Game

Chris Higgins

Roger Ebert made waves a while back when he claimed that video games can never be art.

FAIL! 5 Toys/Games that need improvement

David K. Israel

We don't spoil our 2 ½ year old, but he has collected his fair share of toys and games, especially over the last year or so.

Brain Game: Math Square #21

The nine white squares inside the main red grid should be filled with the digits 1 through 9. Each digit should appear only once in this main grid. Two of these numbers are already provided for you.

Strange Geographies: Walking on Glaciers

Ransom Riggs

If there's one thing I can say about New Zealand (and there are many), it's that it is a place certainly not lacking in geographical diversity.

Morning Cup of Links: Ultimate Bull

Miss Cellania

Breeding the Perfect Bull.

The Weekend Links: Sunday Edition

Allison Keene

Sometimes at the end of my Dietribes post I ask you guys if anyone uses the food-of-the-week in an offbeat recipe.