Happy Friday! Have a look at what we're reading, viewing, and gawking at on the internet.
Just in time for summer! The world's tallest water slide has opened in Kansas; it stands at a staggering 168.5 feet high, and those who dare to slide, can hit speeds of up to 65 miles per hour. (Outside Magazine)
This video of a handful of snorkelers freeing a humpback whale in the Sea of Cortez with just a small knife and a lot of willpower may make you cry tears of joy. (strange-stories.com)
A German museum is showcasing an ear (that's right, an ear) that was grown from genetic tissue of Vincent van Gogh's lineage. (ABC/AP)
Fog, summer, start up -- these are just a few of the words that carry different meaning in San Francisco. (Buzzfeed)