Newly restored footage of the Apollo moon landing. They are not lost or unreleased videos, just easier to see and hear than when they were first broadcast.
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How to start a fire, Rube Goldberg style. This is so intricate, you have to wonder how many times it went wrong before it went right.
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Meet Phineas Gage. This newly discovered picture may be the only existing photograph of the man who survived being impaled through the brain with an iron pole. (via Neurophilosophy)
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7 Ridiculously involved College Pranks. Silly, juvenile stuff that you wish you'd thought of first.
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10 things you probably didn't know about Mt. Rushmore. I just wonder who got the assignment to go measure their noses.
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5 Spies with Bigger Balls Than James Bond. True stories that Ian Fleming couldn't use because no one would believe them. (via Gorilla Mask)
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War-opoly: How History's Most Popular Board Game Helped Defend The Free World. Read and be glad that a monopoly game is classified as a "useful object".