Jolla is real: Maybe the Maemo concept can actually do something outside of Nokia.
Bad/Good Star Trek Movie rule fixed: Convincing!
Rat Avatar: A research project has seen human subjects control a rat-sized robot, and rats control a human-shaped avatar in a VR environment.
Wheel Of Urine: Sadly obsoleted by digital electronics.
Original Sim: From Marvel Fanfare #25 (1986) – Dave Sim Marvel character portfolio. Yeah, me too.
32 out of phase metronomes: Suspended on a flexible platform. Watch and marvel.
Vampyroteuthis infernalis: (literally, "Vampire squid from hell") eats faeces to survive extreme depths. Link from Jim.
Alan Moore Webcam Q+A: Two and a half hour webcam session with the legendary stripper.
A Speculative List of Jay-Z's 99 Problems: a wonderful piece of work.
458 more from him: 458 archive recordings of The John Peel Show turn up on Soundcloud