Posts filed under “Weekend”

1938 Sharknosed Graham

via boing boing

Category: Weekend

Cosmetic Surgery Cutbacks

Consumers are spending less on plastic surgery: > > Cosmetic Surgeries Get a Little Nip and Tuck CATHERINE SAINT LOUIS NYT, April 27, 2010 http://www.nytimes.com/2010/04/29/fashion/29SKIN.html

Category: Consumer Spending, Digital Media, Weekend

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Tyson Hesse: “This was my graduating these film for my final year at SCAD. It turned out alright, I think. I would have liked to do something more ambitious, but being that I was working alone for the entirety of the film and had other projects in production at the same time I had to…Read More

Category: Weekend

iPad + Velcro = Love

iPad + Velcro from Jesse Rosten on Vimeo. Hat tip kottke

Category: Technology, Weekend

US Global Trade Sanctions

Source: Visual Economics

Category: Digital Media, Travel, Weekend

New Species: Fish With “Hands”

~~~ Source: Nine Fish With “Hands” Found to Be New Species National Geographic, May 24, 2010 http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2010/05/photogalleries/100524-new-species-handfish-walk-science-pictures/

Category: Weekend

Typeface Selector

Amusing, via Inspiration Labs: > click for ginormous graphic

Category: Digital Media, Weekend

The Hottest Known Planet is Doomed

That hottest known planet may be its shortest-lived … This NASA artist’s concept image shows that the hottest known planet in the Milky Way galaxy may also be its shortest-lived world. The doomed planet is being eaten by its parent star, according to observations made by a new instrument on NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope, the…Read More

Category: Science, Weekend

The True Cost of Owning a Car

Click for ginormous graphic > Via GoBankingRates

Category: Weekend

The Twitter Universe of Influence

via Cosmic 140, we get the universe of Twitter influence: Here’s what the full Twitter universe looks like: PDF here Hat tip Flowing Data

Category: Technology, Web/Tech, Weekend