but before we get carried away, i should add a quickie on the oxtowns own.
i can barely contain my excitement about this dutch scientific weblog on "expeditie dodo". yup, its that sweet.
ze in the times. dont forget to watch the interactive.
i know its only funny cuz its in german, but still. soooo gehts.
Gameplay is simple. Guide your fat gelatinous blob to the end of each meandering level, finding secrets, battling the odd enemy and picking up compadres en route.
i cant even count the times i could have done with a couple of these battleship napkins.
how did i miss this?
playing the piano was never this fun. use speed, direction and color to play the pianolina. wow. coudal creds too.
in my quest for cable solutions, these stood out. odd. different. kinda scary.
im pretty handy with the flags, but even i get stumped at times. this site lets you search by color or markings. there are some pretty awesome flags out there with sweet beasties. =)
yea, i know plantic is this awesome new biodegradable stuff, but eating it? looks way worse than monkey chow...
bush do something good for the environment? i say.
camping gear seems to be cool these days. found this on coolhunter. some of their other products are neat too...feather lamp reminiscent of eloise's hats? but quite disturbing...poor birdies.
in my quest for mosquito control, i came across this teenager control system...not sure if which i love more: the fact that youths are vermin or that its also called the "chavbuster"
really old, but still awesomely funny. one day i aspire to be enough of a scientist to join...
in my quest for images for my next study, ive been perusing photo rating sites. this one had my entire office in stitches. =)
"classic gaming meets modern art" courtesy of coudal
one of the freakiest looking creatures ive come across in a long time. the russian desman (Desmana moschata).
the flying pig at dublin international airport. cant seem to get more info on this crazy sculpture.
squirrels with cameras. what more can we say?
apparently water buffalo milk makes the best mozarella. who knew?
i found this one on airport tv in DUB. they sent 150,000 rubber duckies down the liffey to raise money for the children's lifeline challenge. so cool and such a great cause.
"The fear of Pee & Poo - two come out of the loo!"
legal herp smuggling = sweet. why aren't we doing that?
biodiversity never looked so good. an incredible site started by folks at the california academy of sciences. =)
i wonder if the newspaper extendable bench gives you papercuts. cuz that could totally suck...
Discovery of eight previously unknown, ancient animal species within "a new and unique underground ecosystem" in Israel... no more images unless you email them though. :-[
we're all about saving endangered species, but that's not the only diversity we're losing. years of non-speciated, artificially selected diversity is disappearing from our farms. save the rare breeds! some are so cute!
a supermarket selling consumer awareness
theFLOWmarket is a shop designed to inspire consumers to think, live and consume more holistic.
nordljus will make you drool for all the right reasons. its not just about the food (though its full of delicacies) the images are just as tasty.
apparently cheese rolling in gloucester is serious business. wow.
intrigued my fellow science geeks? click on! and check out everything else on inhabitat too, they rock!
with all the recent hype about "grass armchairs" on big brother, i felt i had to remind everybody about the WAY cooler sod-couch.
just came across the bird machine and thought some of their prints were kinda fun.
dude, if i had a kid, id totally get my kid this. brings back fond memories of childhood doodles on huge reams of paper down in sd.
i dont know why, but i find myself loving this site. its chock full of stylish goodness. =)
for stylishly ghetto living. perfect for us poor grad students! =)
old news to most, but awesome nonetheless. check out the yamaha divide.
remember these guys? i engaged in some stickering a few years back, but now they come in different languages!
we've seen some cool rabbitats and kitty litter boxes, now puppies can enjoy city living too!
this image caught my eye and had to be shared
the maranello, solution to all my transport problems?
the ideal picnic-saver? dont let the thunderstorms get you down!
absolutely gorgeous images of some stunning creatures of the deep.