Tuesday, March 31, 2009

Hacking Spaces

Where the hackers go to work. Bring your soldering iron! At Wired.

Monday, March 30, 2009

Norwegian Black Metal Photos

Via the Creative Review blog. Some photos by Peter Beste. The images of Norway's Black Metal fans are part of a show at Berlin's Pool Gallery

Friday, March 27, 2009

Short Film

Thursday, March 26, 2009


It's for Coke, but the message is wonderful. Watch here.

Wednesday, March 25, 2009


We must travel in the direction of our fear. - John Berryman

Tuesday, March 24, 2009

Another Photo

Baby bath, 1905. At Shorpy.

Thursday, March 19, 2009


From a series of photos by fabian unternährer. More work here.

Tuesday, March 17, 2009

Goin' Green

St. Patrick's Day Graphics

Friday, March 13, 2009


It's a Hindu festival of color via The Big Picture.

Wednesday, March 11, 2009


"Not being able to govern events, I govern myself." -Michel de Montaigne

Monday, March 9, 2009

James Dean And Paul Newman

It's been floating around the web a bit, but I just found this one:

Friday, March 6, 2009

Photos Distorted

From a series of found optically distorted photos at Square America.

Thursday, March 5, 2009

International Space Station View


Farmer Wu Yulu drives his rickshaw pulled by his self-made walking robot near his home in a village at the outskirts of Beijing January 8, 2009. This robot is the latest and largest development of hobby inventor Wu, who started to build robots in 1986, made of wire, metal, screws and nails found in rubbish sites. (REUTERS/Reinhard Krause
More robot pix via The Big Picture.

Wednesday, March 4, 2009

Very Short Stories

Six word stories. Here is link.

Tuesday, March 3, 2009

The Current State Of Things

Helen Philpot of Margaret and Helen asks who we need in charge:

"A Harvard law graduate and former constitutional law professor, or a disc jockey with a drug addiction who flunked out of college, divorced three wives and publicly made fun of a disabled person? Because that is the choice we have between Barack Obama as leader of the free world and Rush Limbaugh as leader of the Republican party."

Monday, March 2, 2009

Sushi Go Around

Shot at a sushi bar in Tomakomai, Hokkaido, Japan, here is a wonderful slice of life from Asia:

It won't be long before this kind of media will stream live via mobile devices from all over the world in real time.

Sliding House

This sliding house adapts to all seasons and lets the light in when you want it: