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Friday Link Pack

I am currently staying in Venice, Los Angeles and everything here reminds me of the movie Roller Boogie which I watched when I was around 10. – The web is a library; the web is a shopping mall – Why

What it Feels Like to Slide Downhill at 90 M.P.H.

This: “If you start to get stiff, you start to get scared, it’s not going to work, the sled is going to break lose on you and you are going to crash. You have to embrace the speed instead of getting

How Spiders Fly

A 1909 animation on how spiders take to the air is a charming dip into the history of science. Stop motion has come a LONG way!
Ikigai

Ikigai

Ikigai is a Japanese concept meaning “A Reason For Being”. More over on Wikipedia.

“Although there are some examples of highly engaged communities being developed via technology (e.g., Peloton riders), when it comes to belonging, real connection will most likely come from in-person
I feel this

I feel this

I feel these photographsby Sakir Yildirim.
GifMuse

GifMuse

Lots of mesmerizing GIFs, like the ones above, can be found over on GIFMUSE.
Eye Poster

Eye Poster

Eye-catching poster by German artist and graphic designer Marta Fromm.
One Word Resolutions

One Word Resolutions

These one word resolution prompts seem like an interesting way to help form new habits. Could be used as a playful tool in an office environment.

Progress

“Progress is never permanent, will always be threatened, must be redoubled, restated and reimagined if it is to survive.” – Zadie Smith
♥ / Miss D

♥ / Miss D

A big thank you to Miss D for sponsoring my blog and RSS feed this week. Imagine what would happen if you let a couple of enthusiast photographers build a language app? Miss D is a beautiful,

Friday Link Pack

This gives new meaning to “skating on thin ice.” In Sweden, a filmmaker named Henrik Trygg likes to take his chances skating on pristine sheets of black ice, measuring only five centimeters/two inches
New Life

New Life

I could have used this keychain 2.5 years ago when I started a big new chapter in my life. What a great gift for someone embarking on a new adventure.

Floating in Empty Space

“You’re floating in empty space in a universe that goes on forever. If you have to be here, at least be happy and enjoy the experience.” ― Michael Singer

Infento

A few weeks ago I was at a friend’s house in LA and he showed me Infento. This makes me want to be a kid! You can build various rides for your kids, with your kids. This is next level LEGO-kinda-play!
Wearing Every Single Piece of Clothing

Wearing Every Single Piece of Clothing

Libby Oliver photographed individuals wearing every single piece of clothing they own. Beautiful.
Moon Tray

Moon Tray

This Moon Tray is a beauty.

Something Rad

“When I’m terrified, I’m probably on the brink of something that’s pretty rad.” – Shannon Lee Simmons