Edison electric light sign, circa 1900. This made me think of what invention in my lifetime will need a similar sign? Maybe self-driving cars?
Wave hands at faucet
Nothing happens, not a thing
Like I don't exist
— Josh Clark (@bigmediumjosh) May 2, 2017
Last weekend I noticed a woman sitting next to me at a cafe with this beautiful leather handbag. Couldn’t help but ask her where she got it from, a thing I was told not to do growing up in Switzerland. Good thing I live in NYC now.
52 cards to find out just how weird (or not) you might be. The School of Life designed this set of cards as a tool of self-assessment and reassurance.
An exhibition in London gathers 64 artifacts of the early web, from the first site that allowed users to order pizza online to one of the first animated GIFs to go viral. I wish I could see this!
Half Half Travel is a beautifully creative project by a long-distance photographer couple. Their photos meet in the middle when they can’t.
This takes eating lunch at your desk to a whole new level. Watching her cook her lunch at her desk, all I could think of is “come on, protect the desk surface”. My mom sure got that pounded into me…
When Croatian artists Olinka Vistina and Drazen Grubisic separated, their reluctance to part with the sentimental reminders of their fizzled love inspired them to open the Museum of Broken Relationships, so that the items could remain together.