Although judging from some of the websites we’ve come across that assumption is cast into doubt. Here’s some of the sites we like that might get your brain to sit up and listen. Ted A conference that started in 1984 bringing together experts in technology, entertainment and design quickly grew into so much more. The conference itself is invitation only, but the website features all the talks at the conference in high res video format. New Scientist The New Scientist website carries new articles from the magazine as well as the NS archive of over 76,000 pieces. Big Think The Big Think website is a collection of ‘global thought leaders’ who offer their thoughts and analysis on world events and other important developments. Café Scientifque ‘for the price of a cup of coffee or a glass of wine, anyone can come to explore the latest ideas in science and technology’ Breathing Earth Arts & Letters Daily How Stuff Works.
25 Killer Websites that Make You Cleverer. It’s easy to forget that we have access to a virtually limitless resource of information, i.e. the Internet.
For a lot of us, this is even true at our fingertips, thanks to the ubiquity of smartphones and an ever-increasing push for online greatness by tech engineers all over the world. As a result, there are countless websites out there that are geared to make you smarter and more brilliant for either a low or no cost. The 100 Best, Most Interesting Blogs and Websites of 2012 (Categorized)
Editor’s note: 2015’s list of the best, most interesting websites has arrived!
I don’t know about you, but I’m constantly running into so many cool websites I want to remember or recommend to people but I don’t always have time to make a note of them, add them to Evernote, bookmark them in Delicious, etc. So this is a good example of a post I created as a personal (and completely unscientific) resource that other people will probably benefit from as well.
Alltop - Top Quotations News. Adflip.com ^ Ads archive, greeting cards of automobile, celebrity, audio magazines advertising and more! The Best Movie Lists Around: Top 10 Film Lists and Top Movie Rankings. Best Online Videos. BibliOdyssey. BOOOOOOOM! - CREATE * INSPIRE * COMMUNITY * ART * DESIGN * MUSIC * FILM * PHOTO * PROJECTS. BoredPanda.org - pandas against boredom! Classic Movie Man. Cute Overload :D. DeMilked - Design Milking Magazine. Design Milk: Design Blog with Interior Design, Modern Furniture, & Art.
Discovery Channel : Science, History, Space, Tech, Sharks, News! Dipity - Find, Create, and Embed Interactive Timelines. Design Ideas and Tech Concepts - Toxel.com. Documentary Channel - 24-hour documentary television network. Everything Curious From Aquiziam and Curious Britain. Found in Mom's Basement. 1940s ad for A-penn products:
Geekologie - Gadgets, Gizmos, and Awesome. It's dark in the dark. I Waste So Much Time. Kiddie Records Weekly. Laughing Squid. My Modern Metropolis. One big photo » a picture is worth a thousand words. National Geographic - Inspiring People to Care About the Planet Since 1888.
French is a beautiful language that I know very little. It was fairly easy to figure out the message due to some words being similar to English – webnetworkengineers
Mystery. World Renowned Psychic – Edgar Cayce believed the Atlanteans created three Ancient Halls of Records believed to be located in Egypt; the Bahamas; and the […] Read more Indiana Jones meets The X-Files in this intriguing 3rd and final installment in the award winning series that tackles the age-old question “Where did we […] Read more This talk was presented at the TEDx Whitechapel event in London on 12 January 2013 and TED organisation has removed it from their YouTube channel […]
Military Channel : Wars, Weapons, Vehicles, Games, Top Ten Lists. MAKE magazine. Only2Clicks. Open Culture. PICTURE OF THE DAY. PopCult Magazine/Passing Fancies/Website of the Week. Science Channel: Space, Technology, Engineering, Earth Science. Stories. TED: Ideas worth spreading. TuneIn: Listen to Online Radio, Music and Talk Stations. Top news at a glance. Storyboard.
ZergNet - Discover Interesting Articles. Yes, You CAN Watch TV Online Legally & For Free. Whether you’re thinking of cutting the cord or just want to watch TV on your own schedule instead of the television network’s, there are more legal ways to watch TV online than ever.
Even better, many of these legal options are free. Most of these websites will expose you to commercials – someone has to pay for the free TV – but you’ll end up watching commercials if you pay to watch TV the traditional way, anyway. From Urban Art & 3D Graffiti to Abandoned Cities.