Sara Czosnyka’s beautiful Hex6agon vinyl tiles are beginning to hit backers’ mailboxes and thusly, windows. Here’s the view from the second floor of Kickstarter HQ. We think it’s an improvement. Hex6agon may redefine how we think of window treatments. Not such a dirty word anymore!
Production company Hungry Man has created a maze out of 250,000 books as part of LOCOG’s London 2012 Festival in the Southbank Centre in London.
The installation is called aMAZEme, and was devised by Brazilian artists Marcos Saboya and Gualter Pupo. All of the books will be donated to Oxfam when the project ends.
The Legacy of Sally Ride, the First American Woman in Space
In 1983 every American woman who’d ever been told that she wasn’t good at science, technology, engineering, or math cheered as Sally Ride broke the astronautical glass ceiling with her journey aboard the Space Shuttle Challenger. Ride, who died on Monday at the age of 61 after a 17-month battle with pancreatic cancer, will forever be known as the first American woman in space. That’s more notable than what most of us will ever accomplish in our lives, but Ride’s legacy extends beyond what she achieved as an astronaut.
Christian Bale was in Aurora today visiting victims of Friday’s movie theater shooting.
Didn’t go on behalf of Warner Bros. Didn’t go for press. Just went. Class act.
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