Now that's interesting - Articles about things that are interesting
Exploding pingpong balls - What happens when you take a scientist, liquid nitrogen and 1500 table tennis balls?
Tearable puns - Ripping good jokes
18 years ago - "In the virtual world we can actually fly into the virtual fish tank"
These are thoughts - Yes they are
Dumb facts - A trove of useless information
Find the Difference - Spot the difference (s).... fun!
Gadsby - A 43-page story, without using the letter 'e'.
Beatles Anomalies - A massive list of anomalies in Beatles songs, for those who are interested in such things.
New Years Exercise - Now's the time...
Minute Physics - Periodic table with videos. Potassium is good.
Ten ten - Ever noticed the time in watch ads?
Road Bike Party 2 - Don't try this at home
Bizarre Labs - Experiments to do in your kitchen
Sorting algorithms - Fifteen animated sorting algorithms in six minutes.
Here is today - Today, in perspective
The Great Language Game - How many languages can you identify?
Life hacks - Handy tips to get you through some of life's problems
Zidbits - Learn something new everyday
Internet live stats - Live statistics on internet usage. Fascinating.
Epic Conway's Life - Cellular Automata with epic music.
Exam failures - Epic exam failures from Russel Howard's Good News
Bizarre facts - Useless information on a range of topics
FACTSlides - A slideshow of interesting and curious facts.
Everyday products - 18 everyday products that you've probably been using wrong
German trains - live - Follow German trains in real-time on the map
Chillouts - Meditation and relaxation aid - coloured lights, soothing music. Great with headphones.
Plasma Ball - A plasma lamp simulator - lightning at your fingertips
Anasomnia - by Ana Somnia. Don't turn out the light...
DHMO - Become informed of the dangers of Dihydrogen Monoxide!
Flightradar24 - View every flight in realtime. So many people going to so many places!
Top 10 zen - A whole site devoted to top 10 lists
My life is average - Why would you read about other peoples average day...
Card trick - Your computer can read your mind
TV Tropes - All you ever wanted to know about TV plot types, and then some.
Every last drop - A nice lesson about water, just scroll down.
This Day - What's so special about today?
Hema sales page - Catalogue Chaos. That blue mug is trouble.
Rhymezone - Rhyming dictionary website, all right? Possibly not pointless, actually, factually.
Museum of hoaxes - Top 100 April fool's hoaxes
Lolcat Bible - In teh beginnin Ceiling Cat maded teh Skiez an da Erfs n stuffz
Satellite timelapse - See a time lapse of anywhere in the world in satellite images.
How animals eat their food - It's almost exactly like being at the zoo at feeding time.
Thxthxthx - A daily exercise in gratitude.
Random Names game - How popular is your name? - find your name then vote for it.... A game to rank your name the highest??
Catchphrases - A pointless database of quotes and catchphrases
Cosmic Microwave Background - No, it's not a groovy screensaver for your oven - it's the dawn of the universe drawn on a marble.
Telegraph Pole Appreciation Society - Beauty is in the eye of the beholder.
Shoe lacing methods - Who knew there were so many ways to tie your shoe laces?
Frogland - Everything you ever wanted to know about frogs, and more.
My Crazy Town - Crazy, cool and interesting stuff
The Secret Door - Where will you be taken when you step through the Secret Door?
Cute roulette - Just... cuteness.
Colour changing card trick - No camera tricks!
The Butterfield Diet Plan - Yummy pork cylinders
Akinator - Asks questions, and guesses real or fictional characters
Bad kids jokes - Bad jokes submitted by kids. May be mildly offensive.
Mediaeval Bestiary - Natural history in the Middle Ages. Check out the elephant!
common words - How many common English words can you list in 5 minutes? We found 45
Egg watchers - How do you like your egg?
Retronaut - Become a retronaut, explore the past.
Do nothing for 2 minutes - Just relax for 2 minutes
Connect the dots - Parabolas and Cardioids, with Vi Hart. Keep up at the back!
Best joke ever? - Extra points for the 'pointless' reference!
Mathematically correct breakfast - Practise on a bagel. Then try this!
Antipode map - Where would you end up if you dug a hole through the centre of the earth?
Carrot Museum - Discover the power of carrots!
silent conversation - Play a game, read a story at the same time
worldmapper - map of the world, with countries sized by internet usage
Final debate songified - US Presidential debate, in song
biggest stuff - A site listing big things
Vortex cannon - Giant smoke rings from a cardboard box
Cloud appreciation society - Enrich you life, become a cloud spotter.
Celebrities as kids - Famous people when they were kids.
Free Rice - Play and feed hungry people. Not pointless, but kind of neat, in a interesting unusual sort of way. So it gets into the "Slightly Interesting" category!
galaxyzoo - See your message written in galaxies
Optimist vs pessimist - xkcd's take on the glass-half-full vs glass-half-empty question
AsapSCIENCE - Everything you need to know, in bite-sized videos. Not really pointless, but interesting.
How many people are in space... - ...right now?
Don't click it - An experiment in click-less user interface. Possibly not so good on a touchscreen...
One red paperclip - One guy's story of how he traded a red paperclip for,,, well, read it and see!
Impending Doom - Interactive Doomsday clock (s) ... Watching these can be boring...
Zork - The original - a huge free text adventure.
You are in a forest - A classic. See what people are saying about YouAreInAForest.com
Underwater toroidal vortices - Beautiful examples of underwater toroidal vortices. With dolphins.
Binary Clock - Display the time in binary (or hexadecimal, or smileys)... the ultimate geek clock site!
Gigapan - Massive zoomable panoramic photos - even read the text on the little nuts!
Solar system simulator - Animated simulation of the solar system. See how the planets line up on any date.
Homeopathy - How does homeopathy work?
Lightbulb jokes - All the lightbulb jokes you're ever likely to need.
Number Gossip - Discover fascinating mathematic properties of integers
Molossia - Molossia, a self-declared micro-nation.
Letter shuffle - It's amazing what you can read, if you just try.
Flur - Drift through the dream-like world of Flur. Learn... Grow... Explore... Is there any point to this? Red = bad! Love it - 85 achievements
howtobakeapotato - How to bake a potato. There's a lot more to it than just shoving it in the oven. Apparently.
interrobang - You mean to say you've never heard of it ‽
DailyFalseFacts - A daily dose of lies and falsehood.
Illogicopedia - A fantastic encyclopedia of complete and utter pointless twaddle.
Tie-a-tie - How to tie a tie
Longest Text Ever - We challenge you to read all of this...
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