Life Imitates Art

Take one kilogram of polyisocyanide polymer. Sprinkle liberally across an Olympic swimming pool. Warm gently. Within minutes, your jelly is ready. Serves 25 million.

via Polymer can turn swimming pool to jelly : Nature News & Comment.

One of the airplanes crashes into the dictators seaside palace and causes his still-frozen body to tumble into the ocean, and all the water in the worlds seas, rivers, and groundwater turns into ice-nine, killing almost all life in a few days.

via Cats Cradle – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.