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9 August 15

design & sustainability

The GravityLight is a brilliant design that could partially help people in developing countries escape poverty.

15 April 15

food & video

Cinnamon: Harvesting Cassia in the Jungles of Sumatra

19 March 15

nature & sustainability

30 Endangered Species, 30 Pieces.

13 February 15


Daft Punk’s Get Lucky played by Andre Antunes in the style of 10 famous guitar players

8 February 15

nature & photography

Dreaming of this on this rainy Sunday morning:


From The Big Lebowski: It’s a league game, Smoky


Wondering what to cook with that Romanesco your friend gave you?

8 December 14


Parable of the Polygons is a playable post on the shape of society.

3 December 14


The last time the Arctic was ice-free in summer, modern humans didn’t exist

2 December 14

sustainability & politics

Volkswagen’s New 300 MPG Car Is Not Allowed In America Because It’s Too Efficient

You won’t find the 300 MPG Volkswagen XL1 in an American showroom, in fact it has even been denied a tour of America because it is too efficient for the American public to be made widely aware of, and oil profits are too high in America with the status quo in place.

14 November 14


BandToBand.com lets you map out who is connected to whom in every major music band.

11 November 14

food & culture

Allen & Alinea: One Man’s Odyssey Through an Iconic Cookbook

4 November 14


The Second Languages In Every Part Of The World


Study the Masters: Elliot Erwitt

30 October 14


Awesome Tumbleblog find of the day: It’s Like They Know Us


The Default Parent

Are you the default parent? If you have to think about it, you’re not. You’d know. Trust me. The default parent is the one responsible for the emotional, physical and logistical needs of the children. Spoiler alert: It’s typically the one with the uterus.

24 October 14

design & culture

One of the better Layer Tennis competitions in a long time: DKNG vs. Delicious Design League


Totally agree with Khoi: Thoughts on Yosemite’s Look and Feel

design & fashion

This is how you make a product video: Patagonia Men’s Nano-Air Jacket — utterly believable, bathed in credibility and human-centeredness. Great linguistic references to the community for whom it is targeted.

20 October 14

art & nature

This How-To on Moss Graffiti may just be most awesome DIY project you’ve ever seen