A very different type of windmill compared to what you would find in the UK or the Netherlands.
There has been a monthly competition running for a while on this blog where you can win some free paintballing tickets for use within the UK. This month's competition runs out tomorrow so if you want to win some tickets read more here.
Containing five beef patties, five slices of cheese, nearly a cup of chilli, corn chips, salsa and an 8-inch sesame-seed bun, the 4lb, $20 burger server at Comstock Park, Mich. weighs in at 4,800 calories! Those manly enough to eat it all in one sitting get a free t-shirt! Link
I can't see this being a big hit in bars.
Anyone for a nice, refreshing placenta drink? It's made with real horse placenta.
According to the manufacturer's website, the drink 'contains 30,000 mg of 100% undiluted horse-origin placenta and promotes cellular metabolism from deep within to produce a firm, moist complexion.'
Apparently it has a fresh flavour that's easy to drink. I'll have to take their word on that. Buy yours here! [Thanks Reggie035s]
Techradar.com has posted some original sketches and screenshots showing how Windows 7 may have looked. According to Steven Sinofsky, Senior Vice President for the Windows and Windows Live Engineering Group, there were over 400 sketches for the desktop experience alone.
The "great" Blue Hole on Lighthouse Reef Atoll is a popular diving spot off the coast of Belize. Visible in a flyover, the hole is about 1,000 feet in diameter and 412 feet deep. The late Jacques Cousteau and a filming crew explored the underwater cave whose roof collapsed about 10,000 years ago.
10 nature related time-lapse videos including Aurora Borealis, a snowstorm, a rotting apple and magic mushrooms growing.
This half inch long sea spider is an amazing form of life. It has no lungs or gills, transmitting gasses directly through it's slender exoskeleton. The digestive tract extends down it's legs and is clearly visible here as snaky, colored tubes inside the transparent exoskeleton.
You may have noticed that there is a competition running on the side of the site to win free Paintball tickets. The competition will be running every month until the end of May. The competition is easy to enter and you can find out more details here.
A Philippines plane with 80 passengers aboard was seconds away from a crash when a man teaching his girlfriend to drive sped across the runway as the aircraft landed, newspapers reported on Monday.
The Cebu Pacific plane touched down in an airport in the central Philippines but had to take off again when the pilot saw the couples' van crossing the run.
The "instructor" has been detained for questioning. [via]
Don't you just want to punch her? (interview from 2:40)
I'm going to start learning learning some basic Welsh (I've got the books and CD ready) and am curious as to how many people who read my site can speak Welsh. If you can speak Welsh, feel free to leave your email/Twitter ID so that I can pester you whilst learning.