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Word on the Water, a Floating Bookshop in London Kings Cross, Regent’s Canal

The whole idea of a floating bookstore is just so quaint and charming. The interior of Word on the Water is probably exactly what you are imagining. Bobbing up-and-down in London, England at Regent’s …
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December 27, 2019
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Lab-grown Meats will be the future

Chase Purdy at Quartz writes: On Oct. 7, it was announced that astronauts on the International Space Station had successfully grown their own meat from microscopic animal cells, using a process called cell-culturing. The bit of …
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December 25, 2019
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The Nike Air Force 1 x Colin Kaepernick Sneaker Sold Out

The shoe is an insanely popular design which bears Kaepernick’s iconic name (and Afro). It’s a really cool shoe. Marc Bain for Quartz reports: The sneaker, a version of Nike’s popular Air Force 1, quickly …
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December 24, 2019
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Donald Judd’s Furniture

Donald Judd, was a truly wonderful artist. He was a Texan, a self-proclaimed minimalist (many attribute the term's ubiquity and elevated definition to his contributions). He was a pioneer in fabrication methods, a prolific …
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December 18, 2019
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Micronations

Very few micronations exist. Microsnations, by definition are self-proclaimed (and often unrecognized countries). Only about 67 exist, as of writing according to research from Quartz. My favorite tid-bit from Quartz's research is the micronation …
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December 17, 2019
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Microsoft Announces New Next-gen Console, Xbox Series X

Pretty big announcement from Microsoft happened yesterday. Tom Warren for The Verge reports: Microsoft has been working on Xbox Series X under the name Project Scarlett previously, and today’s naming follows confirmation from Sony that …
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December 13, 2019
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Behind-the-scene Production Details in Knives Out

I came across these wonderful, wonderful little production details for the 2019 Rian Johnson film, Knives Out. Thanks to the incredible tweets from Steve Yedlin (@steveyedlin), a seasoned cinematographer — he shared some sweet …
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December 13, 2019
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“Raspbaby Yoda” Raspberry Pie

I hope you've been following The Mandalorian on Disney+. Wether you have (or have not) seen the show yet, matters not. All you need to know is, Baby Yoda, (or as he is officially …
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December 9, 2019
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The Silver Lining of Climate Change

It's pretty rare to come across shards of optimism nowadays. The internet has made me (and probably you too) quite the skeptic. However, this quick-cut of audio lifted from the After On podcast, features …
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December 5, 2019
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Arcade Game Typography

I have nothing but praise for those who study niche topics like these. Toshi Omagari of MonoType, studied typography at Musashino Art University in Tokyo. He's worked alongside big brands like H&M, and he's …
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December 5, 2019