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Image from Kottke BoingBoing reports that Australia has officially added a new color to their heat indexing maps because the country is experiencing record heat. O_O

cockroach-index

I can’t read a thing on Gokiten but from what Gizmodo is telling me this Japanese website does just one thing based on the weather: It tells you how likely you are to see a cockroach due to the heat or cold in your area. Let me just be the first to say that every […]

waffle-house-destroyed

Photo via Multinational Monitor The Wall Street Journal has published a rather interesting article about how FEMA relies on an unofficial metric called the Waffle House Index to determine how badly a storm has hit an area. Essentially it boils down to this: Green means the restaurant is serving a full menu, a signal that […]

google-2001

Google is celebrating 10 years of their search technology by allowing people to search their oldest Google index, which dates back to 2001. As many of you know, the web changes drastically from day to day, so going back to a complete snapshot of the “web that Google knew” from all the way in 2001 […]