An Antarctic expedition is setting out to find an explanation for why there is a great mountain range buried under the White Continent. The mysterious Gamburtsevs lie underneath up to four kilometers of ice. (via Metafilter)
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The Science of Gossip: Why We Can't Stop Ourselves. Because a good dish is as satisfying as ...a good dish. But don't tell anyone!
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Upside Down Dogs is a website full of pictures of upside down dogs. In fact, it may be the greatest resource for upside down dogs in the world!
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The Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Explained in a pleasant video.
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Animal Planet has teamed up with the makers of Wallace & Gromit to produce a series of 10 short claymation films promoting green living. That's all well and good, but I'll never forget the jet-propelled farting cow. (via the Presurfer)
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Artist James Turrell bought a three-kilometer-wide dormant volcanic crater to create his "skyspaces", which turn the space you occupy into an artistic experience. After thirty years of work, he will open it to the public in 2012.
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Five Ballpark Promotions That Went Wrong. One of our most popular posts ever.