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Non interactive: Blogs, magazines, info sites, etc.
- All Tomorrows- A transhumanist sci-fi story about the evolutionary path of humans billions of years into the future. It is fucking wild- at one point humanity gets transformed into literal mats of flesh. Comes complete with illustrations. Cannot reccomend this enough it messed me up.
- The Hiveswap Fiasco- A 34,810 word blog post detailing everything you did not want to know about the most famous failed kickstarter.
- Fans.Gorillaz.Com- Old Gorillaz fansite, from around the Plastic Beach era.
- Byways, not highways- a hitchhiker's travel blog. theres no about page so i don't actually know who writes it but she has lots of interesting posts
- Hitchwiki- there's lots of hitchiking related posts here cus last week i was on an internet rabbithole till 5am. anyways this was fun to read even if i don't know if id ever hitchhike.
- Mad Scientist Encyclopedia- accounts of different scientists and the weird and immoral experiments they did
- Exit Mundi-A collection of end-of-the-world scenarios. obsessed with this site.
- Eggramen-Jade Pages Eggramen's Jade Harley fanshrine :) She's always been my favorite hs character so this was fun to see!
- dELiA*s catalogs- scans of the 90s- early 200s fashion magazine
- Cameron's World- GIF based exploration
Interactive: games, radios, experimental stuff, etc.
- Sci-Hub- Unlock scientific papers
- Radio Garden- listen to any radio station in the world
- Artbreeder- Help a neural network make suprisingly good art, or at least some inhuman monstrosities.
- Earthbound Text Generator- Generate earthbound-style text boxes
- Earthbound Battle Backgrounds- Generate GIF versions of the Earthbound battle backgrounds
- Noclip- Fly around empty versions of video game maps
- Human Interference Task Force- menacingly worded plans to keep future civilizations from stumbling on our nuclear waste
- MKUltra- us government lsd experiments/war crimes. everyone likes to pretend this was about ""mind control"" (the kind you see in movies) but lets all be honest it was an experiment on tourture and interrogation techniques on unwitting civillians. Frank Olson was pushed.
- Head Transplant History- cw animal abuse. that time a soviet scientist made a two headed dog but technically a french scientist did it first.
- Fermi Paradox- where are all the aliens.
- Zoo Hypothesis-one of the hypothesiseses(??) for the fermi paradox. don't really believe in it but wouldnt that be sick or what.
- Dylatov Pass Incident- what do you guys think happened to the hikers i think they got freaked out by the soviet parachute mine testing but my friend says it was hypothemia induced paranoia.
- Aleph (Cult)- The Japanese doomsday cult that orchestrated sarin gas attacks and a failed attempt at starting an anthrax epidemic, among other things.
- List of Emoticons- ∩(·ω·)∩
- List of dates predicted for apocalyptic events- place your bets.
- Black Eyed Children
- Project A119- these bitches were going to detonate a nuke on the moon?!??!?!
- List of Methods of Torture- imagine its like 92 CE and you say the king sucks ass and they throw you in the brazen bull.
- List of Unusual Deaths
- Death of Gloria Ramirez- Woman checks in to hospital for heart complications, inadvertently poisons the staff treating her.
- List of Bizzare Buildings
- List of Unusual Biological Names- slingshot homolog.
- JCS-Criminal Psychology- Watch murderers get interrogated and learn the psychology behind it.
- I Shouldn't Be Alive-Full Episodes- Watch as people do dumb shit then go through terrifying ordeals because of it-shipwrecks, getting lost in the jungle, stranded in a canyon, the works.
- Chubbyemu- An Amatuer Coder Uploaded A Neocities Site. This Is How Her Organs Shut Down. (basically, this guy covers weird cases he's seen in his time in the med field)
- Ask A Mortician- Learn about underwater cave diving corpses, how decay varies depending on the environment, and other cool death topics.
- MochaMilk- This one's just a cute dog channel honestly
- Crime Scene Cleanup- Warning: this one is gross as hell. Watch professional crime scene cleaners do their job.
- Horror Stories- Short and straight to the point videos about real-world tragedies. Content warning for lots of death and violence, sometimes graphic.
- Shrouded Hand- Like Horror Stories, but a little more in depth. Again, CW for your general horror content kind of shit.
- Alpha Beta Gamer- No commentary playthroughs of free indie games
- Qxir: Tales from the Bottle- Illustrated stories about history's weirdest events. Genuinely my favorite Youtube series.
- Batzilla the Bat- A bat rescue org that records bats eating fruit. literally top tier.
- this is MONSTERS- A podcast about murderers.
- Like Home- Huge list of website resources and pixels
- Bonnibel's Graphic Collection
- Peachie's Pixel Collection
- Pixel Soup
- Pixel Icons- hand drawn, retro pixel graphics
- Background Masterpost
- Tiled Backgrounds
- Milky Glitter-Backgrounds
- Cepheus- backgrounds
- The Horror Gif Necronomicon
- Glitter Text Generator- Sadly, dazzlejunction seems to have been completely taken over by adware. Rest in pieces.
- Favicon Masterpost
- Lovely Designs- Avatar templates, button templates, layouts, general anime stuff, the works
- FreeMidi- dead kennedys holiday in cambodia midi.
- Brandmark Color Wheel- Let an AI recolor an image for you (funner than it sounds).
- TinyPNG- Online image compressor, useful for image heavy sites.
- Bars and lines- A collection of website dividers.
- Unsplash- Free images that don't suck ass.
- SCM Music Player- Music autoplayer but fancy.
- GIFYpet- Get a pet for your website!
- PHOTOMOSH- Add scanlines, TV effects, RGB shift, etc. to your photos.
- Scanline Crusher- Add a scanline effect to your images.
- Bodies in Motion- Dynamic pose reference- more suited to life drawings, studies, etc.
- SenshiStock- More pose references- these ones are more suited to actual illustration
- Characterdesigns- Character design inspiration photos- NSFW warning
- Line of Action- Figure drawing site with timed images. Sessions for normal life drawing, as well as animal drawing, expression drawing, hands and feet drawing, and environment drawing. Cannot reccomend this site more for online figure drawing sessions.
- Naz's Beginner Plushmaking Guide- learn how to make plushes!