[gallery] Does this image look futuristic? Well, the future is here, as this is an actual image from October 10, 2010 (today!) Virgin Galactic’s future passenger ship made its first manned glide flight on Sunday. (via Universe Today)...

[gallery] rickwebb: generic1: The World According to San Francisco. I was distractedly editing this in a coffeeshop and a guy leaned over and said, “I’m going to Cocaine this week.” I was so confused for a second. Ha! I would have thought Italy would be Fernet, though.  ...

[gallery] zadi: laughingsquid: Your Beautiful Pictures Are Stupid: Against Trendy Digital Photography Just read this blog post and it got me riled up. There is nothing I dislike more than creatives who get on their high horse and attempt to dictate the “right” way to be creative. Digital photography is...

[gallery] Built in 1937 and distributed in London to members of the Chelsea Baby Club, the baby cage was meant for women with children but without a backyard, garden or terrace for them to play in or on. (via The Atlantic)...

[gallery] And if all else fails to motivate us to make a national digital public library a reality, a bit of jingoism might do the trick. Darnton points out that the Dutch are digitizing every Dutch book, pamphlet, and newspaper; that Japan is doling out 12.6...