Celeste Kean

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A Psychologist Explains Why People Get Bad Tattoos

Clichéd tattoos are "kind of like a safety blanket to give your life meaning," says Dr. Kirby Farrell.<p>Tattoos say everything you need to know about the society that births them—and America is witnessing an epidemic of bad ones. There are no numbers to back this up, probably because no one has …

The world's most intriguing lists

What demands did Einstein send his wife? What did Galileo buy on his weekly shop? What was on Houdini's rider? Shaun Usher introduces the world's most intriguing lists<p><b>Since we first began walking the Earth, human beings have been creating lists of one kind or another. A world without them would, I</b> …

Books

Watch a Japanese Kokeshi Doll Emerge From a Spinning Block of Wood | Colossal

<p>In an age of the ubiquitous 3D printer, it’s easy to forget the joy and beauty of handmade craft. Take, for example, the 400-year old Japanese art …

The Interface of the Afterlife: Examining Cemeteries and Mausoleums in the 21st Century

The relationship between immortality and architecture is ancient one. Writing in <i>The New Yorker</i>, Alexandra Lange discusses the past and future of …

Columbia University

I keep this illustration tucked away because it's a keeper. Such good line work it makes me smile. #typehunter #vintageillustration #vintageprint