If you lose your baggage in China, now you know why.
John Nelson — a UX & Mapping manager at IDV Solutions — published a series of maps that looked at a new way to articulate weather data.
As part of the launch its 2013 Summer Reading Program, the Seattle Public Library set a new world record for the “longest book domino chain”. The chain, designed by two college students, took 27 volunteers, 2,131 books, seven hours and five failed attempts to complete.
Beck’s and creative agency Shine Limited have created the world’s first playable beer bottle. The team at Gyro Constructivists also pitched in, making a special lathe to cut grooves along the bottle, as well as the bottle playable phonograph. Finally, Ghost Wave’s new song was inscribed on the bottle itself. Inspired by Thomas Edison, the design of the phonograph was improved using modern technology.
With this image-obsessed world, photographer Nick Veasey decided to take a step back and reflect on what’s important—inner beauty. This notion is made literal through his x-ray photographs—each shot details some hidden aspect of life that cannot be noticed with an ordinary camera, suggesting that there is always more to life than meets the eye.
When you are a politicians, musicians, actors and even Royalty – you are constantly under the microscope, compared and assessed next to your peers and popular and historical figures in your field of work.
Some of these sculptures were large, deliberate works of art, while others came about organically. Using grass, moss, flowers, and weeds, they produce extraordinarily unique sculptures that combine art and nature.