You never know when this tutorial on diving from a waterfall will come handy. Oddly enough, the figure in the how-to image looks exactly like Harrison Ford and his epic dive from The Fugitive. Below is the classic scene I’m referencing.
We’ve gone from the invention and proliferation of 15th century mirrors to human iPhone selfies, to the Google street view robot taking pictures of itself off mirrors. Progress.
What if the four distracted Beatles never looked up during the Abbey Road album shoot? This cartoon presents a funny, modern-day interpretation of the iconic The Beatles Abbey Road album cover. The only thing missing, besides Paul McCartney’s shoes, is the Abbey Road zebra-crossing. Chances are the driver also works for Uber.
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When it comes to book reviews, authors have to take the good with the bad. But writer Paraic O’Donnell has created a bingo of book reviews all cliche and positive in nature. Needless to say, I’d love to see an indifferent version. But maybe that’s what the FREE SPACE is for.
Space is about 100 kilometers away. That’s far away—I wouldn’t want to climb a ladder to get there—but it isn’t that far away. If you’re in Sacramento, Seattle, Canberra, Kolkata, Hyderabad, Phnom Penh, Cairo, Beijing, central Japan, central Sri Lanka, or Portland, space is closer than the sea. Randall Munroe, What If?: Serious Scientific Answers to […]
Tsundoku is a Japanese word for collecting reading materials like books without ever reading them. We thought the Kindle may have resolved the hoarding problem, but even that device can become bloated. Physical or digital, the same rules apply: we often purchase books and forget about them. Perhaps surrounding ourselves with books isn’t a bad […]
Yet another reason for millennials to turn their apartments into “house jungles.”