Jake Pearce

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The 18 Netflix Original Series to Be Excited About in 2018

With more being spent on original content than ever before, can Netflix match quantity with quality in 2018? These new shows have us thinking …

How to access a million stunning, copyright-free antique illustrations from the British Library

What would you do with a million free images?<p>In keeping with its ambition to become the world’s most open institution of its kind, the British Library has released over a million public domain illustrations and other images to the public through Flickr for anyone to reuse, remix or repurpose. So …

Think Faest! » Bandanas by @JonContino for the @ToledoMuseum & Faesthetic!

This just in:<p>Jon Contino‘s submission for Faesthetic #14 is now available in <i>limited edition</i> bandana form via the Toledo Museum of Art‘s store.<p>Also, …

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Brawls Typeface is new font from Heybing Supply Co, the font with simple, minimalistic, retro and vintage feel character set. Come with 2 styles, a clean and rough to create an option for the designs. To create the beautiful combination, just mix the uppercase and lowercase then mix with the alternative glyphs. The brawls typeface includes a full set of capital and lowercase letters, as well as multi-lingual support, currency figures, numerals, punctuation & some extra glyphs.

Stray Dog Spontaneously Joins Swedish Team Competing in 430-Mile Amazonian Race

Right before a four-person Swedish team was scheduled to hike, kayak, and bike a grueling 430-mile endurance race through the Amazon rainforest, they sat down for a quick meal together. That's when teammate Mikael Lindnord noticed a tattered, miserable-looking stray dog. Feeling sympathy for the …

Remarkable 240-Year-Old Doll Automaton Can Write Actual Programmable Text

Designed and constructed in the 1770s, this extraordinary little doll is actually a self-operating machine that's believed by some to be one of the oldest examples of a computer. Known as “The Writer,” the automaton was built by Swiss-born watchmaker Pierre Jaquet-Droz in order to entertain …

A New 100-Day Miniature Painting Project by Lorraine Loots Tackles Vintage Book Covers, the Cosmos, and Furry Animals | Colossal

<p>As a continuation of her impossibly miniature painting project, South African artist Lorraine Loots (previously) has embarked on her latest endeavor …

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A Towering Home in the Alaskan Wilderness Looks Like Something Right out of a Dr. Seuss Book | Colossal

<p>As the story goes, the original owner of this unwieldy building located in Willow, Alaska built his house shortly after a forest fire with a clear …

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Software Tools That Change the Way We…Create "Unnecessary Explosions" GIFs

Probably not what the developers intended<p>This is <i>not</i> part of our Tech-tacular special, where we'll soon show you how better design and manufacturing …

A Bioluminescent Forest Created with Digital Projection Mapping | Colossal

<p>While we’ve seen many examples of projection mapping on the sides of buildings or other relatively flat surfaces in an attempt to add depth or …

Man Quits Job to Convert Old Van into Mobile Home to Travel the World

Like many others, Mike Hudson longed to exchange the monotony of work and everyday routines for a life filled with adventure and travel. He made that dream a reality in 2013, when he quit his job as a systems engineer, gave away most of his worldly possessions, and began the enormous project of …

Paperthin Sheet Gives Light, Needs Purpose

A bright idea looking for a niche<p>Lightpaper looks like a tear in reality, or a handheld computer glitch. Rohinni, a technology company with roots in both Idaho and Austin, Texas, created a paper-thin light-emitting square. When a charge is sent through it, it glows like a gleaming portal.<p>Rohinni …

Learn How to Build iOS Apps from Scratch

Have you always wanted to build an iOS app, but lacked the knowledge and skills? Have you ever signed up for an online course on creating iOS apps, only to feel frustrated because the content was out of date or not comprehensive enough? Are you dying to learn more about Swift and programming for …

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How Ikea Destroys Relationships

Don’t build furniture on a first date.<p>Between the trials of its endless showcase labyrinth or fights spurred over that last Swedish meatball, Ikea has been the death of countless budding relationships. In fact, the plot of a special double episode of <i>30 Rock</i> once explored at length Ikea’s romantic …

goTenna Connecting Device Even When There’s no Wi-Fi, Satellites, or Cell Towers

<b>goTenna</b> keeps you connected with your group even when there’s no WiFi, no satellites, no cell towers. Simply pair this device with your smartphone, …

A New iPhone App Turns Your Selfies Into GIFs And Katy Perry Is Already Using It

The app, which has already been used by the likes of Katy Perry and Diplo, lets users record a sort of hybrid selfie-GIF, uploading the finished product to an Instagram-like feed.<p>The Phhhotos themselves can be interesting and beautiful or confusing and pointless, it depends on what you choose to …

15 Tweets That Prove Kids Say The Weirdest Stuff

Kids, you're drunk. Go home. @LiveFromSnackTime, an anonymous twitter user, has been posting some hilarious things their students have been saying.<p>R.I.P. Cat.

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Google Just Released A New Map Trivia Game And It's Really Fun

In this case, they've made a fun little trivia game that I could probably waste an entire weekend playing.<p>It's called "Smarty Pins," and works inside of Google Maps. The basic premise is that you answer a series of questions based on geography, dropping your pin on the location of your answer.<p>It's …

Willy B’s Raw and Fermented Hot Sauce

Growing up in a macrobiotic house can lead to both positive and negative reactions from the kids. On the plus side, Willy Barling of Willy B’s understood from a young age that his family prized eating fresh, healthy foods. (Barling also admits that when a fast food burger chain opened down the …

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Brazilian artist Henrique Oliveira (previously) recently completed work on his largest installation to date titled Transarquitetônica at Museu de …

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Hand Lettering Logos by Sergey Shapiro

Sergey Shapiro is a graphic designer based in Moscow, Russian Federation. I recently got into hand lettering myself and I would admit Sergey pays a …

Graphic Design

Bryan Patrick Todd | typography

“I’m a graphic designer living and working in Louisville, Kentucky where inspiration abounds. I believe in a simple approach, with a strong emphasis on typography and illustrated elements.” — Bryan Patrick Todd<p>2 color black & metallic gold ink | printed on 110lb Crane lettra cotton paper | 8"x10"<p>“Pieces created for my ‘Banner Year’ solo show at Why Lou Two in Louisville, Kentucky. The collection featured 8 handcrafted banners.<p>I designed 8 simple quotes that served as part motivation, part fun. …

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Stunning Entryway of the Nishi Building Includes a Suspended Ceiling of 2,150 Reclaimed Boards from Old Homes and a Basketball Court | Colossal

<p>The team at Australian firm March Studio are currently finishing work on this amazing interior staircase for the Japanese-inspired Nishi building in …

The Cyanometer Is a 225-Year-Old Tool for Measuring the Blueness of the Sky | Colossal

<p>Hot on the heels of a post earlier this week about centuries-old guide for mixing watercolors, I stumbled onto this 18th century instrument designed …

Snore Stopper Boxing Glove -- the easy way to stop nightime disturbances

Snoring is not just annoying, but a serious thing every person should take care of. Even if you don’t have this problem, it can be a difficult task …

Wes Anderson Is Obsessed With Symmetry [Supercut]

People love symmetry. Especially people named Wes Anderson.<p>The filmmaker’s characters and props are constantly shown smack-dab in the center of a frame, as this awesome supercut, from Korean filmmaker Kogonada, proves.<p>Social scientists have done studies showing that people find symmetrical faces …