Class of 2018 was ruff. View Entire Post › [...]
Sun, May 20, 2018, Continue reading at the source
Do you even exfoliate, bro? View Entire Post › [...]
Sun, May 20, 2018, Continue reading at the source
Japanese designer Norihiko Terayama suspends simple floral arrangements in polygonal forms, contrasting the organic material with straight, meticulous lines. With the simple addition of pins and thread his series Crust of the Polygon reframes the dried plants as poetic sculptures. Another one of his series, Polygon of Tree Branch, features full branches encased in a similar geometric style. Terayama studied at Design Academy Eindhoven where he trained under designer Richard Hutten and was immersed in Dutch [...]
Fri, May 18, 2018, Continue reading at the source
The back alley bookends, on display at Design Festa in Tokyo. Photo by twitter user @riku_ton If you've ever wandered around Tokyo on foot you'll know that it can sometimes be like a spider web of side streets and back alleys. It's one of the things that makes Tokyo so unique and therein lies the allure of exploring the massive city. Now, one designer has brought that magic to bookshelves by designing back alley bookends. The clever [...]
Fri, May 18, 2018, Continue reading at the source
Welcome to the Shirk Report where you will find 20 funny images, 10 interesting articles and 5 entertaining videos from the last 7 days of sifting. Most images found on Reddit; articles from Facebook, Twitter, and email; videos come from everywhere. Any suggestions? Send a note to submit@twistedsifter.com 20 IMAGES – Friday! – Still the greatest entrance ever – When she finds out she's pregnant – Thought I was going to have to fight him – He's not even picking [...]
Fri, May 18, 2018, Continue reading at the source
if you think of the word “brainstorm” you hear the word brainstorm. if you think of the words “green needle” you hear green needle. pic.twitter.com/kNBfIINpgL — Vinny Skywalker (@sirvinnyd) May 17, 2018 While Yanny & Laurel swept the Internet this week, a far more interesting example using similar audio tricks also surfaced. “Brainstorm or Green Needle” however, puts you in charge of your destiny. Try it for yourself! Think of which word you want to hear [...]
Fri, May 18, 2018, Continue reading at the source
UK-based illustrator Richard Wilkinson created a series of fantastical insects based on the most famous Star Wars characters. It's easy to imagine these incredibly life-like renderings truly existing as creatures crawling on a planet far away, and each is given a cheeky scientific name with Latin roots that relate to its sci-fi counterpart like Roboduobus Deoduobus for R2D2 or Chaetebarbatus Bonamicii for Chewbacca. Wilkinson has previous experience creating scientifically-minded illustrations for publications like New Scientist [...]
Thu, May 17, 2018, Continue reading at the source
What an amazing story. You can see more at A Chick Called Albert [...]
Thu, May 17, 2018, Continue reading at the source
A Russian fighter pilot in a Sukhoi Su-35S shows off the aircraft's incredible maneuverability [...]
Thu, May 17, 2018, Continue reading at the source
Glass Miltonia Orchid Colorful orchids, identical in size, bloom in UK artist Laura Hart's studio. From their bilateral symmetry to their splashes of pigment, the glass designer's perfectly crafted forms illustrate the strange exotic beauty of the plant species. With their soft and fleshy glass petals, Hart's botanical sculptures appear as fully bloomed flower heads, each of which has a different pattern to reflect the diversity of the species. “My fascination with orchids spans decades and [...]
Thu, May 17, 2018, Continue reading at the source