89 ounces of gold (2.5 kilograms) in four plates were found by the 66 year old worker at the construction wastes processing plant in Japanese city of Miyoshi, Asahi Shimbun reports. Gold plates worth a total of 6.7 million yen (or around US$55,000) were found among pieces of concrete that were received from the construction site for recycling.
The windfall was seized by the police as lost articles and will be returned to wastes processing plant if the plates are not claimed by the owner in six months.
All over the world wastes recycling is in the Top 10 of the most profitable business (excluding something illegal). But such discoveries make it a real goldmine. What can I say? Tony Soprano has made a bad choice of a place for business.
Somewhere deep in the rural areas of Russia probably most weird car museum is showing its rusty exhibition just under the open sky. Without walls, floor and roof hundreds of Moskvitchs, Volgas and Chaikas are gathering dust making it looks more like a dump than a museum.
Continue reading Moskvitch Car Museum
Yahoo – the second largest search engine (after Google) and the second player on the internet advertising market (after Google once more) – have launched new and innovative contextual ads system named SmartAds.
Probably, Google don’t like the new competitor for its AdSense program. If you’ll try to search at google.com for Yahoo’s SmartAds, Google’s spell checker will ask you: “Did you mean: smartass?”
Tim Knowles has packed a digital camera inside the parcel and sent in from his studio to the gallery. Looking through a tiny hole in the box, camera took almost seven thousands captures of UK postal system inner life, 10 seconds one after another. A small selection of this captures become a very interesting slide-show. You can see it at the Tim’s website.
Wet cats are funny, especially this one found at the German website. Just look in his eyes: “But why?!” them says.
Have you ever felt sick next morning after party? Have you ever came out after shower realizing that there is no hair comb nearby? Than you was looked exactly like this cat, and it was funny I guess. Don’t laugh at wet cats! Because someday wet cats will laugh at you.
This guy has gained 630 pounds due to stress and than he has lose almost all his fat. But this is don’t come easy. He has surgery to remove the superfluous skin and a lot of physical exercises to become normal again. So the best way of weight loss is still do not gain it at all. This is the sole case when to gain is easier than to lost.
Read the 6km.org: the weight loss diary. How to lose weight and prevent Diabetes.
Can_ka_no_rey have explored the old factory building somewhere in US. Desolated and forgotten it looked like the scene from post apocalyptic “Mad Max” movie. Photo post processing added even more drama.
Europeans are going crazy on 3D street pavement drawings. Website by Edgar Müller & Manfred Stader collects the photos of amazing Street Art 3D pictures drawn right on the pavement. 3D landscapes, furious cars, astonishing scenes and abstract graphics just under your legs.
Have you ever tried to think out a fake name for yourself? Looking around for something to feed your imagination. Calling yourself Richie Asher because of Donald Trump show on TV and the Marlboro cigarette in the ash-tray, pretending that you are from Oakland because of the tree outside the window?
This is not needed anymore. Fake Name Generator will do it much better in a seconds. Choose your new nationality: American, Hispanic, Swedish or even Japanese or Chinese. Choose your country of fake origin among US, Canada, Europe or Asia. Choose a sex if you want to change it. And this amazing web service will generate a new name and whole new background for you. Also you’ll get a valid credit card number (don’t even try to use it for shopping!).
A nice way to protect your privacy participating in the on-line communities like MySpace, bulletin boards or web-chats. Keep your real name for your tax examiner :)