Monday Grab Bag of Links …

Architecture.
Manhattan Marvel: Townhouse With a Living Room Pool
Glamourous Architecture Display in South Africa
Modern Home in Costa Rica: Areopagus Residence
Residence in Colombia Displaying a Minimalist Design

Science.
10 Spectacular Radio Telescopes around the World

Travel.
Airlines, Fliers Seek To Fit More In Overhead : NPR
The Luxurious Cavo Tagoo Hotel, Greece
Morocco’s Roman Ruins Are Stunning, With Few Tourists
Unique Places: Buffalo Fire Museum

Photography.
37 Fantastic Photos of Earth from Above
Ghosts of Gemini Forgotten photos show the human face of NASA’s early astronaut program

Retro.
“Sea Monkeys” Ads, 1960s
(SILODROME) – General Motors Aerotrain
Colour photographs of Sevastopol, 1940s-1970s

Hipsters.
Hipster Owner’s Manual: What You Need To Be A ‘Hipster’

Cars / Motorcycles.
Scooby-Doo Mystery Machine-Themed Van
World’s Smallest Car Back On The Road
Super Indeed: 1962 Porsche 356B S90 Vintage Racer
Consequences Be Damned: 1968 Unimog 404S
Urban Motor BMW R100RS

Food.
Handpresso Auto
The Cocktails of Mad Men

Vending Machines Are So Freaking Unpopular Now
6 Girl Scout Cookie Inspired Milkshakes for Grownups
Nutella Cupcakes?!

Wegmans.
The anti–Walmart

Gear / Gadgets / Kit.
If C4 had a Face, the Gerber 600 – DET Would Punch It
Fully booked tent by Jack Maxwell
LED Lenser X21: A Whole Bunch of Badass In Brilliant, Blinding Light
Smith & Wesson Tactical Pen with Fire Striker

 

Liberty / Govt.
French bread spiked with LSD in CIA experiment – Telegraph
NSA Chief Denies Domestic Spying But Whistleblowers Say Otherwise
NSA’s Spy Program “Stellar Wind” Exposed

Watches.
Review: Steinhart Ocean Vintage Military
One owner’s stunning pics of his new Breguet 5247
REVOLUTION EXCLUSIVE: ROLEX’S ASTOUNDING NEW DEEPSEA CHALLENGE
Goodwood Festival of Speed TAG Heuer Carrera Editions
OMEGA Speedmasters And Chevrolette Corvette
Heuer Autavia 11630 Tachy Black/White (Viceroy Colours)
Jaeger-LeCoultre Duomètre à Sphérotourbillon FULLY EXPLAINED

Animals.
Clean Bill of Health For Koala Joeys
Why giant squids have enormous eyes
Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo’s Dingoes Are Growing Up Fast!

Economics.
Women Are Paid Less Than Men Not Because of Discrimination

Style.
 Exploring the North Pole in Style

Fountain Pens / Writing.
seize the dave: ink review: noodler’s black revisited…
Lamy Pico Pocket Size Extendable Ballpoint Pen
I’m In The Mood For Green – Ink That Is
The Practically Perfect Pencil – The uni‑ball Kuru Toga Self-Sharpening Mechanical Pencil [REVIEW]
Japanese notebook happiness – Leigh Reyes
Rotring Rapidograph 0.35 mm Review
Mini Review: DIY Notebook—Moleskine Cahier Style
Friday Link Share – a giant list!
Ink Links – The Pen Addict
[Pen/Pencil Review] The TomBow Airpress Ballpoint Pen 0.7mm – Green Body
Onoto Magna 261 Centenary Edition -  Review
Platinum Izumo #28 Akatame – Review
Alex Grant: Fisher Space Pen

Computing / Tech.
20 Iconic Tech Sounds Bound for Extinction – PCWorld

Grammar.
20 Common Grammar Mistakes That (Almost) Everyone Makes
14 Wacky Lorem Ipsum Generators

Misc.
Museum of Soviet Arcade Machines
Utah Husband Posts Video of Wife Stumped by MPH Math
First High-Resolution Images of the Wreck of the Titanic