This is the SS Gairsoppa, a merchant ship that was crossing the Atlantic until a Nazi u-boat sunk it. It was loaded with seven million ounces of silver. That's $202.74 million, which will be kept mostly by the treasure hunters.
If you have a cat, $23 and get easily amused, you should grab the Cat Scratch Turntable—a fake turntable with a rotating scratching pad that sadly can't be connected to your iPod. [Suck UK via Oh Gizmo! via Wired]
Rejoice, for Boeing has delivered its first 787 Dreamliner after three years of delay. It has been handed to All Nippon Airways yesterday and it'll arrive to its base in Tokyo today. It will begin commercial flying on November 11.
Perhaps it is because I'm used to see it in black and white, but it's fascinating to see how incredibly modern Berlin looks in this color film from 1936. It was a beautiful city. Except for the bloody Nazis, of course.