Tag: shortest

This is impressive. This short runway, just 1299 feet long, is located at the Juancho E. Yrausquin Airport on the Caribbean island of Saba.


A really interesting excerpt from Marginal Revolution about why some cabbies ask you how to get to your destination. It’s not that they don’t know, it’s that they have a feeling that you know a particular route and that any other route you take will cause them to think that you’re cheating them. But it […]

MIND OUT : PROJECT LONGARM from e on Vimeo. I don’t completely grasp the concept here, so I’ll quote it from the video description. I just know that whatever this robot drew is pretty awesome and that I’d love it as my wallpaper. Towards the end of 2012, as part of The Festival of the […]

Kottke posted this hilarious video of two people essentially playing speed Monopoly. If you’ve ever played the classic board game, you’ll know that Monopoly is no easy game to complete in a timely manner (games often run for several hours). If you’re curious, here’s what just happened in the video above.