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Today I stumbled across this magnificent Marble Machine; making my day 17% better and restoring 3% of my faith in humanity. The Marble Machine was built by Martin Molin — yep, it's Martin Molin's Marble Machine — and forms part of Swedish rock outfit Wintergatan's stage show. Interesting fact:...

Ever thought to yourself, I quite like the idea of learning more about Greek Mythology but I'm not prepared to dedicate the next 12 months of my life to getting through that 1,200 page tome on the topic?

For the period from 1929 through 1943, Montparnasse's Felipe Beaulieu was Paris' undisputed bare-knuckle boxing champion. Standing a diminutive five foot one, what the heavily-moustachioed Beaulieu lacked in stature, he made up for with blistering speed and an often ill-directed temper, exacerbated by a sizzling case of syphilis.