Stay-at-home orders are still in effect and as much as endlessly scrolling Instagram is okay, rather use this time to discover some of the most beautiful websites from using Spotify data to finding out how the world is feeling. This list has something for everyone.
We filtered through this sub-reddit, so that you don’t have to.
- You are your Internet History
Check what your web browser knows about you.
- Become a Harvard Grad
You can take free online courses from Harvard and maybe order the t-shirt afterwards.
- Puzzles are in
This artist uses different jigsaw puzzles to create surreal mashups which begs the question ‘is this art?’.
- Listening Together
Two people with no connection starting to play the same song, at the same time 1000s of km apart.
- Top 500 Passwords
Is yours here? Maybe it’s time to update your password.
- Can you Hear That?
Find out how high you can hear; this website lets you test your hearing abilities.
- Learn a Recently Dead Language
Depending how old you are, you might not even know what Morse code is. With this Googlemade site, you can learn Morse code in 15 mins.
- Evolution of a Scrollbar
An unsung hero of our online experience.
- Interactive Tree of Life
A zoomable, evolutionary tree of life covering. Explore the relationships between species and learn how all life on earth is related.
- Your Birthday in the Stars
Nasa’s Hubble telescope explores the universe every second of the day, what did it see on your birthday?
- How is the World
A website illustrating how the world is feeling right now.
Literally hours of fun, just press the bored button.
- 900 Classic Games
From Sega to PlayStation 1, delve into the archive and get lost.