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Before & After Photos – Taken Years & Years & Years Apart

First find a picture of yourself taken when you were a child, then – once you are a fully grown adult – retake the same picture and juxtapose it with the original… and this is what you get. The full … Continue reading

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Beautiful Playing Cards by Monja Gentschow (Available from Ignant)

A deck of playing cards designed and produced very attractively and sold on a website called Ignant. Ignant is a German website, here a Google Translate of the About page: ignant is a blog about the culture of the perfectly … Continue reading

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The True Cost of an iPhone

Here’s some information about the true costs involved in manufacturing iPhones. The info tells of the environmental impacts of creating Apple’s number 1 mobile device and what consumers could do to help reduce this. Like the whole MBAonline site, this … Continue reading

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Lift Correctly Or Something Embarassing Might Happen!

I don’t think this was the intended meaning of the sign but – albeit childish – it’s hard not to find it even a little bit amusing. It even comes complete with the person waving there hand behind them in … Continue reading

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Snijlab’s ‘Bendable Wood’ Note Pad

The guys over at Snijlab (website is Dutch) have come up with some incredible designs made from laser cut sheets of birch ply wood. Among them is this A7 note pad cover. The hinge is made by lots of fine laser … Continue reading

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World Record Breaking Stop-Frame Short Animation Filmed on a Nokia N8 (Title: Gulp, Studio: Aardman)

Aardman make fantastic animations (Wallace & Gromit and Chicken Run to name just two), this short film is no exception. They took a crane to the beach, three Nokia mobile phones, and a bunch of sand arts, mix these together with the … Continue reading

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Feltronics by HackerSpace Charlotte

A blend of textiles, electronics, and education… Making electronics more accessible and easier to learn, HackerSpace Charlotte have come up with a brilliant entry for the Element14 Great Global Hackerspace Challenge. The brief for the challenge is to build an … Continue reading

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