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Syd Mead And The Playboy Land Yacht

The swinging 60s stoked the fire for Hugh Hefner’s bathrobe and tobacco pipe aesthetic. The 70s witnessed the ascension of Playboy to the zenith of popular culture, and Hefner became the envy of every red blooded American male; beautiful women, ...
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Cord Sculptures: Soft Pop Art

The sculptures of Brazilian artist Mozart Guerra are unlike any we’ve seen before. Over a base of Styrofoam Guerra uses lengths of brightly colored nylon cord to spirally wind the perfect heads of monkeys, geisha’s and wild animals. In uniquely ...
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Even Silence Won’t Hold Back These Actors

The New York Times Magazine has put together 14 moments by 14 different actors. The project was directed by Solve Sundsbo and scored by Owen Pallette. Each piece is about a minute long and the silent film format allows you ...
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An Entire Roll of Film on One Disk

Explaining some very futuristic technology for it’s 1985 air date, this clip from the long running BBC series Tomorrows World explores the new frontier of digital photography. Hard to believe in that era, but the host was able to fit ...
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Richard Branson Gives Island To Lemurs

Not many animals can say their new best friend is a British billionaire but lemurs are proud to announce such extraordinary news. Sir Richard Branson has taken an interest in the cute, furry little primates and has decided to turn ...
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Make Addictive Music With Otomata

Batuhan Bozkurt, a sound artist, computer programmer and performer from Turkey, has recently created a audio toy that is entirely addictive. Otomata is a generative sequencer that uses cellular automation to produce beautiful echoing music. By placing cells onto the ...