‘Citihenge’, a recreation of Stonehenge made of cars, is unveiled on London’s Southbank by Skoda to launch their Citigo model. The giant sculpture provides Londoners with a meeting point to celebrate the summer solstice. Amazingly they might not need umbrellas, as it’s not raining today in London. It is made from 18 scrap cars, weighs 36 tonnes and is over 5 metres tall.
Relevant to our interests, via The Hairpin:Ranked: Alexis Bledel’s Boyfriends, Fictional or Otherwise
slow motion lightning.
Thats crazy, because even in slow motion it still looks like it goes the speed of fireworks, thats how fast it is
Reminds me a bit of the shape of a river delta.
Bosh got a ring…YA HEARD?!?
Color, Linguistic Relativity, And Other Trippy Stuff
By Harriet Staff, poetryfoundation.org
Was Basho’s green willow the same color as Dylan Thomas’s green grass? Maybe not. Anyone who has heard the old—and false—claim that Eskimos have myriad words for “snow” has thought about how language influences our perception of color. A…
8. Best Sandwich in America
We like that the Man vs. Food star has put down the giant vats of fatty foods (temporarily at least) and instead is traveling across the country on a quest to find a great sandwich. And he’s doing it bracket style, breaking the country down into segments with a champion for each region. And we’re most happy to see the affable star get to be sweetly enthusiastic about food without having to worry about his arteries.
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