homemade weather baloon

Balloon v1.0.
Jim Meehan built and launched a high altitude baloon running Linux with wireless (packet radio) connectivity, GPS, and a digital camera. The technical details of how it worked, and the hunt to track and recover it, are really not-to-be-missed nerd-porn. But the aerial photos are pretty swell too...
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A Shoggoth on the Roof

"There are some things man was not meant to adapt to musical theatre..." This is truly bent.

In addition to the "Shoggoth on the Roof Cast Album", they also have some really nice historical fonts.

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ministry of funny skeleton walks

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Current Music: Curve -- Cherry ♬

Usenet Kooks never die!

As far as I can tell, this guy is not joking.
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Current Music: Coil -- The Snow ♬