- Life Dream Status: NASA Will Pay You $18,000 To Lie In Bed For 70 Days. Sign me up. (The Frisky)
- Video game innovator Hiroshi Yamauchi, who ran Nintendo for more than 50 years, has passed away at the age of 85. (Geekosystem)
- Meet The Lady, an organization that puts on variety shows celebrating obscure women in film, is working to get the memoirs of Elsa Lanchester, best known as the “Bride of Frankenstein” (and Mary Shelley!), back into print. Visit the website of Reprint Elsa for more on the campaign, the memoir, and the actress herself.
- Female Squid Wear Fake Testes to Avoid Male Advances (Neatorama)
Even your eyeballs can be kawaii with these Hello Kitty contact lenses. In addition, USA Today shares pictures of a new Hello Kitty plane, which is equipped with, yes, Hello Kitty toilet paper. (Fashionably Geek)