Concrete Beam we made in lab. Finally got to crack it.

moviesinframes:

Idiocracy, 2006 (dir. Mike Judge)
By emptyfolder

moviesinframes:

Idiocracy, 2006 (dir. Mike Judge)

By emptyfolder

instagram:

Weekend Hashtag Project: #WHPtypeinthewild

Weekend Hashtag Project is a series featuring designated themes & hashtags chosen by Instagram’s Community Team. For a chance to be featured on the Instagram blog, follow @instagram and look for a post announcing the weekend’s project every Friday.

This weekend’s tag was #WHPtypeinthewild, which asked participants to capture creative photos of typography in the world around us. Every Monday we feature some of our favorite submissions from the project, but be sure to check out the rest here.

explore-blog:

These minimalist posters of mathematical objects by VisualizingMath are the best thing since Oliver Byrne’s Victorian drawings of Euclid’s elements

(via jtotheizzoe)

yalestewart:

Grundy and Bizarro
C2E2 Convention Commission
Pencil and ink on bristol, 9”x12”
-Yale

yalestewart:

Grundy and Bizarro

C2E2 Convention Commission

Pencil and ink on bristol, 9”x12”

-Yale

designersofthings:


Turning Trash Into Treasure with 3D Printing
A Seattle entrepreneur wants to take recycling to a whole new level. Working together with a local inventor, she has developed a machine that turns plastic bottles into 3D printing filament allowing makers to literally turn their trash into newly created treasures. 
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designersofthings:

Turning Trash Into Treasure with 3D Printing

A Seattle entrepreneur wants to take recycling to a whole new level. Working together with a local inventor, she has developed a machine that turns plastic bottles into 3D printing filament allowing makers to literally turn their trash into newly created treasures. 

Read More

gq:

Louis C.K. Is America’s Undisputed King of Comedy
Comedy is subjective, but not with Louis C.K. He’s the funniest man alive, and we don’t want any of your lip about it.

gq:

Louis C.K. Is America’s Undisputed King of Comedy

Comedy is subjective, but not with Louis C.K. He’s the funniest man alive, and we don’t want any of your lip about it.

transitoriented:

Transit Tidbits: Short Rides
From shuttles to stub lines, here are some rail transit routes that are end-to-end some of the shortest around.

Route: Princeton Branch
Type: Commuter Rail
System: NJ Transit
Number of Stations: 2
Distance: 2.9 miles
Notes: Known as the “Dinky Line,” connects Princeton University with the Northeast Corridor main line.

Route: Yellow Line
Type: Rapid Transit
System: Montreal Metro
Number of Stations: 3
Distance: 2.64 miles
Notes: There have been several plans to extend this line, which hasn’t seen an expansion since its opening in 1967.

Route: Almaden Shuttle
Type: Light Rail
System: VTA Light Rail (San Jose)
Number of Stations: 3
Distance: 2.2 miles
Notes: Ridership has been notoriously poor, and almost became the first federally-funded light rail line to close in 2004.

Route: Tacoma Link
Type: Light Rail
System: SoundTransit (Seattle & Tacoma)
Number of Stations: 6
Distance: 1.6 miles
Notes: Service on this short line has been free, but will begin charging a $1 fare in September.

Route: 42nd St Shuttle
Type: Rapid Transit
System: New York City Subway
Number of Stations: 2
Distance: .81 miles
Notes: Takes just one minute to make its journey between the two busiest stations in the system.