Researchers Build a Living Laser. Human kidney cells with green fluorescent protein made the light which was amplified by mirrors -but of course it wasn't that easy.
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The Unsung Heroes of Biscuit Embossing. In American, that means cookies, like Oreos, and a lot more interesting backstory than you'd think. (via Metafilter)
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"Jubilation Day" by Steve Martin and the Steep Canyon Rangers. You might miss a well-done song with funny lyrics if you are distracted by an awesomely animated video.
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How to be a good GREAT teacher. Some basic encouragement to those of the class of 2011 who are charged with educating future classes.
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Kitten Plays Invisible Harp. Hold onto your stockings or you might melt from the avalanche of cuteness.
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How to Screw with Car Salesmen (and Get a Better Deal). It's nothing personal between you two, just a tug-of-war over your money.
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Bus Stop Boogie Boy. This is how he waits for the bus, every day.
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6 Stripes for Flag Day. That is, six stories about American flags you'll be glad to know about.