Share some puzzles in the cross thread

Hello fellow kinjaeers and welcome to the very weekly Whitenoise, Hackerspace, Groupthink, Odeck, Tay, Oppo, Backtalk, Clashtalk, and Powder Room cross thread. This week we take a break from kinja and discuss puzzles. Games you’re liking or liked, puzzles you just solved or are looking to solve...if it’s puzzeling… » 7/30/15 10:32am Yesterday 10:32am

Wondrous Nyan Crafting

On kinja, we are a diverse group of people but there is one thing we can all agree. We wished we lived in a world where a poptart cat was shooting rainbows across the sky. So what did one person do to make that more of a reality? Well, DIY, rainbow rolls. A RAINBOW EVERYWHERE!!!! » 7/29/15 10:48am Wednesday 10:48am

Can someone please verify that I haven’t lost my mind. My school’s IT department said they wouldn’t accept my request ‘cause I don’t know the difference between a phone port or an internet port, but the room I was talking about doesn’t even have telephone ports in it...am I losing my mind or could they be using cat5… » 7/28/15 6:36pm Tuesday 6:36pm

Life is not worth living without happiness, it can be very displeasing most times when you lose the person you cherish most through breakup. Most people prefers moving on to a new life, but they can never find a perfect replacement especially when he/she is their soul mate. » 7/28/15 1:00pm Tuesday 1:00pm

Your Vehicle Is Not A Vault

I’ve lost track of how many people I know who have posted on Facebook, “Holy shit my car got broken into last night! They smashed my window, stole my backpack and my wallet with all my cash and credit cards! They got my freakin’ laptop and my iPad, they kidnapped my 4-year-old nephew, and they stole my puppy! My whole… » 7/28/15 12:55pm Tuesday 12:55pm

Roll Call

Hello and happy Tuesday, one and all. And the world carries on with comings and goings, as per usual. Among other things, it’s very nearly the end of July. I mean, dang. How did that happen? Ah, well. At least it means maybe there’s just one more month of going outside and hoping not to burst into flames without at … » 7/28/15 6:00am Tuesday 6:00am

Sea Otters Use Tools, and Archaeologists Are On the Case

For a long time, we thought of tool use as the thing that made us human, but we actually share the ability with many other primates, as well as surprising animals like crows and sea otters. Some archaeologists are interested in studying sea otters’ tools. » 7/27/15 1:05pm Monday 1:05pm

Roll Call

Good morning and welcome to another Monday, O ‘Noisers. First, thanks to Otter for being so danged useful and keeping the mornings going around here. In case you missed it, my beloved kittypie is no longer with us, except in our hearts and all the ridiculous .gifs and stuff I fully intend to keep throwing on the… » 7/27/15 6:00am Monday 6:00am