Bloomberg takes you into Facebook’s massive data center in Luleå, Sweden.
Most people associate ramen with broke college students, but the story behind these instant noodles is far more surprising. The instant dinner is the brainchild of Momofuku Ando, a Japanese businessman who was on a mission to solve a post-WWII hunger crisis.
From the fake Wathan Funeral Home website:
If you’re here, you’ve probably seen our “Text and Drive” billboard. And if you have, you probably came to this website to tell us what horrible people we are for running an ad like that. And you’d be right.
It is a horrible thing for a funeral home to do. But we’re not a funeral home.
We’re just trying to get Canadians to stop texting and driving, which is projected to kill more people in Ontario this year than drinking and driving. That’s right. More. And while most people wouldn’t even think about drinking and driving, over half of Ontario drivers admit to reading texts while behind the wheel. That’s more than half of the drivers on the road today risking their lives, their passengers’ lives and the lives of their fellow motorists and pedestrians. Which should make you even madder than our billboard did.
The NBA celebrates Threezus’s second consecutive MVP award.
Curry – who finished the season with 402 3-pointers (shattering his previous single-season NBA record of 286), became the third player in history to shoot at least 50 percent from the floor, 45 percent from 3-point range and 90 percent from the line in a season, led his team past the 1995-1996 Bulls to the best regular season record in NBA history, and scored more points in overtime this week than any player ever has – has become the first NBA player in history to win the title unanimously.
An award-winning animated short from the Institute of Animation, Visual Effects and Digital Postproduction at the Filmakademie Baden-Wuerttemberg in Ludwigsburg, Germany.
After winning awards at 59 different film festivals, the animators were given jobs at Disney Animation Studios.
…annnd here’s the song every girl you know will be singing/dancing to all summer.
To mark the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death, The Guardian asked leading actors to perform key speeches from his plays. Here is Damian Lewis as Antony in Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar.