Squid Skin

This is is remarkably fascinating: Squid speak a unique, undeciphered language using their skin

“Hymn” by VeilHymn

Can’t stop listening to VeilHymn, a musical collaboration between Devonté Hynes and Bryndon Cook. Part of Mailchimp’s beautiful and slightly absurd campaign consisting of videos and mini websites. My other favorite is MailShrimp.

Jacques Cousteau on Atlantis and Cognac

A queer Vision of Love and Marriage

This talk by Tiq and Kim Katrin Milan hit me in the heart.

(via Kim)

Love Letters for My Children

This is the first Kickstarter video that made me cry! Maggie Doyne is the most remarkable human I have ever had the honor to meet. What an unstoppable force of good! YES to supporting this project. YES YES YES!

(Last year Maggie Doyne told her moving store at CreativeMornings. You can watch the talk here)

Let’s Share A Meal

This commercial made me tear up! And yes, we need to have more face-to-face connections! (Hence me starting CreativeMornings eight years ago!)

(via Lisa)

The Queen of Shitty Robots

Robot queen Simone Giertz tours her mad laboratory. Adore her.

Speak Italian With Your Mouth Full

MIT teaches you how to speak Italian and cook Italian food all at once in this Free Online Course.

Data Selfie

A new Chrome extension reveals the unsettling amount of information Facebook might have on you.

Folding The World Record Plane

John Collins demonstrates how to fold his design for a long distance paper airplane for the Harvard Graduate School of Design.

All That We Share

This is beautiful.

Lazy: A Manifesto

An essay and excerpt from Tim Kreider’s “We Learn Nothing“.

(via my favorite newsletter)

Carl Sagan

“I believe our future depends powerfully on how well we understand this cosmos in which we float like a mote of dust in the morning sky.”
– Carl Sagan

(via Open Culture)

How The Blind Cook

(via)

Best Kept Secret in Radio

The charming Lulu Miller gives us an animated look into the lives and practices of radio personalities and broadcasters, and speaks to the effects radio can have on us as individuals and a society.

MailShrimp

MailChimp likes all things weird. This time, they went all out: MailShrimp. So much love for this company. And, their service.

Toe, Petal, Cosmos

Qieer Wang created this piece based on Quantum Theory which describes that one object could exist at the same time in different parts of this world in any unexpected form.

Astronaut.io

Astronaut.io lets you watch random YouTube videos with almost no views.

(via Kottke)

Don’t Be A Bully, Loser

(via The Curious Brain)

Art is Theft

(via The Curious Brain)

Mr. Rogers Introduces Kids to Experimental Electronic Music

Mr. Rogers Introduces Kids to Experimental Electronic Music by Bruce Haack & Esther Nelson (1968). Made me smile.

How Louis CK Tells A Joke

(via)

Speaking Truth to Trump

Thank you Nicholas Kristof.

Style is Substance | Saul Bass

(via The Curious Brain)