Image: Bzuk via Urban Ghosts
This week’s link roundup proves once and for all that flying saucers are a real phenomenon; unfortunately, though, not many have taken to the skies. And along with the most outlandish such airborne craft even conceived, there are some inventions that have proven considerably more successful, albeit much to the regret of their creators.
Elsewhere, for those who are always up for a challenge, there’s an endurance race so tough that only a handful of folk have ever managed to complete it, while homebodies may find plenty to love among a selection of quirky, geeky pieces of home decor paying homage to classic video games. Finally, as it turns out, death can be the ideal way to improve one’s life – but only as long as your brush with the Grim Reaper is brief or announced just that wee bit prematurely.