The Search for Cleopatra. She was the world's first celebrity, but we still don't know where she was buried.
*
Imagine a 200-foot tall clock designed to tick once every year and last for 10,000 years. You don't have to imagine it, since they are building it under a mountain in Texas. (via Laughing Squid)
*
International road signs explained. Looks like we're only getting part of the picture. (via Breakfast Links)
*
Creepy, Crusty, Crumbling: Illegal Tour of Abandoned Six Flags New Orleans. The theme park never reopened after Katrina, and what's left is heartbreaking and eerie. (via J-Walk Blog)
*
How to make a Spam sandwich Japanese-style. I wonder if they'd taste the same without the yelling?
*
Extreme Game Show Eliminations. Japanese game shows are different because 1. focus on entertainment more than victory, and 2. there is a real danger of injury or extreme embarrassment.
*
10 Notable Staircases. They are all so different, yet you would kill to have any of them in your home.