September 15, 2014 / 7:32AM

Blinded me with science: for enginerds like us, a trip to Switzerland would not be complete without a stop at CERN, the world’s largest particle physics laboratory and — most relevant to our interests — birthplace of the World Wide Web! (at CERN)

Blinded me with science: for enginerds like us, a trip to Switzerland would not be complete without a stop at CERN, the world’s largest particle physics laboratory and — most relevant to our interests — birthplace of the World Wide Web! (at CERN)

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September 12, 2014 / 4:16PM 233 notes

fallontonight:

fallontonight:

Web Exclusive: Jeffrey Tambor’s Guide to Binge-Watching “Arrested Development”

Binge-watching TV shows can be serious stuff. Luckily Jeffrey Tambor is here to offer you some insider tips on how to get through your next marathon-viewing. 

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September 12, 2014 / 4:01PM 154 notes

maptitude1:

This map, from a 1853 US Coast Survey, shows San Francisco and the surrounding coastline.

maptitude1:

This map, from a 1853 US Coast Survey, shows San Francisco and the surrounding coastline.

(via fuckyeahcartography)

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September 12, 2014 / 3:49PM 205 notes

thelandofmaps:

Coffee vs Tea consumption worldwide [1226x1114]CLICK HERE FOR MORE MAPS!thelandofmaps.tumblr.com

thelandofmaps:

Coffee vs Tea consumption worldwide [1226x1114]
CLICK HERE FOR MORE MAPS!
thelandofmaps.tumblr.com

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September 12, 2014 / 3:48PM 2,154 notes

clickholeofficial:


‘I Let Everyone Down’: A Blogger Apologizes For Not Posting In A While

sorry Julia, I am on vacation Sep 3-17 and basically have been this guy

clickholeofficial:

‘I Let Everyone Down’: A Blogger Apologizes For Not Posting In A While

sorry Julia, I am on vacation Sep 3-17 and basically have been this guy

(via theonion)

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September 12, 2014 / 3:05PM

OK I clearly misspoke; it can definitely get worse than the selfie stick

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September 12, 2014 / 11:02AM 2 notes
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September 10, 2014 / 8:29AM 6 notes

Float on okay: paragliding over Lake Thun (at Outdoor Interlaken)

Float on okay: paragliding over Lake Thun (at Outdoor Interlaken)

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September 9, 2014 / 3:22PM 1 note

"The selfie has been demonized and decried, despite its democratization as a proper photographic genre. It’s about to get worse, as selfie sticks grow in popularity"

These are easily the worst thing about Switzerland

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September 8, 2014 / 10:49AM 3 notes

Started from the bottom; now we here: These 48% grade trains — steepest in the world — that we took from Alpnachstad to Pilatus Kulm easily put San Francisco cable cars to shame (and are rightfully classified as a historical landmark by the American Society of Mechanical Engineers!!) (at Pilatus Kulm)

Started from the bottom; now we here: These 48% grade trains — steepest in the world — that we took from Alpnachstad to Pilatus Kulm easily put San Francisco cable cars to shame (and are rightfully classified as a historical landmark by the American Society of Mechanical Engineers!!) (at Pilatus Kulm)

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