Grist List


Baby pig in a sweater and socks is the world’s cutest knitwear model

There is no reason for this snoozing baby pig wearing socks and a sweater. No reason except COME ON, BABY PIG WEARING SOCKS AND A SWEATER.


This may be the world’s most expensive egg

This single egg from a London restaurant costs more than $12. It better be the best egg ever. And maybe it is.

Climate & Energy

Spoof Kickstarter celebrates the ‘New Canada’ with oil-filled souvenirs

LaMar DiCuois' fictional Kickstarter campaign will fund the development of oil-filled snow globes featuring Prime Minister Stephen Harper and his cronies.


Scientists can 3D print lifelike tissue using only oil and water

You need only a few simple ingredients to make something amazing.


Where not to pee in NYC: Interactive map shows you where you’ll get busted

Gothamist made a map that shows where in New York people are peeing and getting arrested for it. What will they think of next? More public toilets?


A big battle over a tiny door in a San Francisco tree

There's a tiny door in a tree in San Fran's Golden Gate Park. People like it. Officials don't. Who will win?

Business & Technology

China is building buses so enormous that cars can just drive underneath them

The Chinese have invented a bus you can drive under. Let's get some of them. Now.


Paris will harvest energy from its marathon runners

On Sunday, 40,000 runners will expend A LOT of energy running all 26 miles of the Paris marathon. But for approximately 0.06 percent of the course, not all of that energy will go to waste.

Climate & Energy

This is the one graph that’s scarier than climate projections

And no, it's not from the jobs report.

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