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Window views from trains August 22, 2019
How do you deal with heartbreak — great answer from @zeldman August 21, 2019
Colossal Statues August 21, 2019
Earth rotation relative to the milky way August 21, 2019
Studio Table August 14, 2019
“Be kind. August 9, 2019
“Cars, lost in their own technical hallucinations, being steered to unknown destinations, unaware that they’ve even strayed. August 3, 2019
The making of ‘Margaret by Moonlight’ August 2, 2019
Flocks of birds that are starting their day observed on radar August 1, 2019
#Montana July 28, 2019
“The weather will be unsettled for the next few days. July 27, 2019
The tectonics of Pillow Fort Semper July 27, 2019
How to survive an alligator attack July 26, 2019
We have so little of each other … July 25, 2019
Beastie Boys - An Exciting Evening At Home With Shadrach, Meshach and Abednego - EP July 19, 2019
I like — Happy to be a part of the industry of human happiness. July 18, 2019
sunshine. July 15, 2019
Schematic view of generated islands from the Bad North game July 5, 2019
Kilauea volcano lava flow spitting into the air and ocean (via Robin Sloan) June 16, 2019
Between 10,000 and 15,000 people took part in the search for Mrs. June 16, 2019
Tiger Mountain Trail. June 9, 2019
Here’s a video of a guy putting a camera on a sushi conveyer belt. May 18, 2019
A Year Of Beer May 17, 2019
Musée Mécanique May 17, 2019
Treasure Map May 17, 2019
One of my favorite Saturday morning cartoons in real life. May 16, 2019
May 10, 2019, 113 North Market May 12, 2019
Monterey, California May 7, 2019
Moon gardens May 4, 2019
Kosmos May 1, 2019
Youth Spies and Curious Elders April 26, 2019
optical illusion April 26, 2019
pub17.3.jpg April 25, 2019
rumz dot org, surprised this concept works so well on mobile April 21, 2019
Hancock, Maine April 16, 2019
Habitat 67 April 8, 2019
The Bat Cave April 8, 2019
Dynamite Tree, an actual tree and great band name April 7, 2019
Biblioteca Vasconcelos April 7, 2019
Palaces for the People from 99% Invisible April 7, 2019
Every decision my kids made me make in one day April 6, 2019
The Appearance of That Which Cannot Be Seen April 5, 2019
stoicism defined April 5, 2019
back and forth squiggly April 3, 2019
little lights April 2, 2019
Barcelona From Above March 27, 2019
Recs is a weekly newsletter by Rex Sorgatz March 24, 2019
Things Could Be Worse Mugs March 24, 2019
Vacation. March 22, 2019
A painting of someone holding a painting of someone holding a painting …. March 14, 2019
Bread Time is putting out episodes again. March 6, 2019
escape-book March 6, 2019
evening-hill March 5, 2019
Things to Click (8) March 4, 2019
Things to Click (7) March 4, 2019
The Atlantic puffin can hold a large number of small fish in its spacious beak. March 4, 2019
Things to Click (5) March 4, 2019
Actual thing a luxury apartment broker told me yesterday: tenants have come to expect soundproof recording studios in new buildings so they can all record their own podcasts. March 4, 2019
Things to Click (3) March 4, 2019
Big Trouble in Little China slap (stickers) February 20, 2019
Ordnance Survey map keys (graphics) February 20, 2019
The Numbers (podcast) February 20, 2019
Sleeping arrangements (little drawings) February 20, 2019
An 81 megapixel image the moon created from 50,000 images. February 19, 2019
Sabotage, a novela January 29, 2019
A TV Radio Robot, “In the early 1970s Japan Victor experimented with producing appliances in unusual shapes: round televisions sets that resembled space helmets or pyramids like this one, which echoed the form of the robots they were testing at the time. January 11, 2019
Dinosaur Statues of Questionable Accuracy January 10, 2019
The Galaxy Tree January 10, 2019
Dust Devils on Mars January 8, 2019
Write. January 7, 2019
Blobmaker, does what it says on the tin January 4, 2019
War stories from a cable ‘guy’ January 4, 2019
Henri Prestes’ photography is creepy good December 27, 2018
Ohto Wooden Mechanical Pencil Lead Holder December 27, 2018
A knitted map of the universe December 26, 2018
UFO Drawings From The National Archives December 26, 2018
Tiny Love Stories are reader-submitted stories of 100 words or fewer December 26, 2018
This shoe may be motivation enough to start trail running again. December 26, 2018
Almost every spacesuit ever made December 25, 2018
The Littlest Lifehack December 24, 2018
Segmented type December 24, 2018
Geometric shapes painted with drones above the ocean, so album coverish. December 24, 2018
Fugazi infographic by carni klirs December 22, 2018
Rediscovering My Daughter Through Instagram December 21, 2018
When the Sun Sets in Baiona, a Seemingly Simple Whale Mural Reveals a Belly Full of Sailors December 20, 2018
Here’s How to Mute Those Annoying Gas Station Video Ads December 14, 2018
Charlie Santore sees Los Angeles from the inside, by breaking into safes whose owners can no longer unlock them December 14, 2018
Make America Geocities Again December 14, 2018
by Kiyoshi Saitō's December 12, 2018
Winter vibes. December 12, 2018
A group of friends create a secret apartment in the middle of a mall and live there for years. December 12, 2018
Solo concept art by Ian McQue December 6, 2018
K-mart Christmas 1974 December 6, 2018
“A simple and realistic hack list: Work hard. December 6, 2018
Rocket launch between mountains December 6, 2018
by Mikael Gustafsson November 30, 2018
This is how I die. November 30, 2018
Make your own grid paper with Gridzzly. November 30, 2018
Book covers animated. November 30, 2018
A plot diagram of Hamlet. November 29, 2018
Daniel Benneworth-Gray and Michael Bierut on paper notebooks. November 29, 2018
Barely Maps, via kottke. November 29, 2018
Stoop is like a feed reader, but for email newsletters. November 24, 2018
www.almostperfect.jp November 22, 2018
Darkness is arriving earlier and earlier each day. November 22, 2018
“In American folklore, the snallygaster is a dragon-like beast said to inhabit Central Maryland, the Washington, DC, metro area, and particularly the Middletown area of Frederick County, Maryland. November 17, 2018
“And in just one hour on Sunday, the community passed more than 2,000 books, hand to hand, to the new shop. November 15, 2018
LeMonstre November 2, 2018
Dense Discovery is a newsletter that provides a “… curated mix of practical and inspirational links at the intersection of tech, design, and culture every Tuesday. October 23, 2018
Cool day at Hershey Park. October 20, 2018
Word of the day: “canimal” October 17, 2018
The dashboard for a asteroid chasing satelite. October 16, 2018
It’s good to see the fall sun October 12, 2018
Guy Schmidt (9) September 30, 2018
An antique firetruck parade just happened to pass by the doughnut shop we were sitting at this morning. September 29, 2018
I wonder if “think zipper” is a citizen addition to the sign? September 24, 2018
Early this morning, somewhere in Baltimore. September 19, 2018
View from the top September 15, 2018
🌩️ September 6, 2018
This is her mean look, she can’t hold it too long before starting to laugh. September 3, 2018
Roof tops September 1, 2018
The hex colors of the woods according to Picular. August 28, 2018
back roads August 25, 2018
My Podcast Diet (a rebound) August 12, 2018
Things to Click (2) August 11, 2018
Things to Click (1) August 11, 2018
hong-kong-roofs August 11, 2018
A new collaborative mural by Barcelona-based artists María López and Javier de Riba undergoes a dramatic shift from day to night. August 11, 2018
jussieu-paris-france August 11, 2018
Use this awkward Alexa skill to protect your home from unwanted visitors. August 11, 2018
Great site, love the little winky dude. August 11, 2018
helicopter August 11, 2018
Tolkien styled route cards (or linear maps) August 10, 2018
Tiny Lobot August 10, 2018
PSA, the second season of Spooked has begun August 7, 2018
Time Dorks, get back some time in your day August 7, 2018
They knew armed guards would be required to protect their compounds from the angry mobs. August 7, 2018
Most-linked Blogs in Sep­tem­ber 2000, a time capsule. August 6, 2018
Coffee shop fake names, I’m Joe. August 6, 2018
On The Radio, It’s Always Midnight August 6, 2018
Things to Click, Friday August 3, 2018 August 3, 2018
“Brookstone files for Chapter 11, powers down all of its mall massage chairs… forever” from the Hustle. August 3, 2018
Do yourself a favor and listen to Summertime Mixtape Vol. July 12, 2018
Searching for an abandoned church in the English countryside. June 11, 2018
Bad Ass! June 7, 2018
Infrared photos of Tokyo: twitter. May 23, 2018
Unrealized DC Metro map designs by Massimo Vignelli: presentandcorrect. May 22, 2018
Digital nostalgia bombs: kottke. May 20, 2018
For six decades, ‘the man with the golden arm’ donated blood — and saved 2. May 13, 2018
What happens when you rent out your house to the Beastie Boys? May 13, 2018
We Lost Scott Hutchison May 11, 2018
Mice love to run. May 1, 2018
Sketchize. April 30, 2018
There are still Blockbusters. April 27, 2018
nanolist is “the world’s cleanest todo list. April 25, 2018
A fun little library mystery: April 20, 2018
Patient Rouge is a fun dungeon crawler card game made by the same developer who created the Medieval Fantasy City Generator. April 10, 2018
sea-monkeys April 5, 2018
“Our popup studio setup is designed to provide the client stakeholders with the mental space for data-wall walkthroughs and home cooked meals — not just aligning to the deliverables — but exposed to the intent behind the process. March 25, 2018
I’m a Shameless Fortnite Camper. March 25, 2018
Heater by sugi. March 20, 2018
walk-in-the-woods March 15, 2018
Monthly Mix is “a playlist of the best new music each month. March 15, 2018
Happy birthday Kottke! March 14, 2018
Little isometric buildings by Rob Turpin. March 5, 2018
pizza-key March 3, 2018
By Matthew Lyons March 2, 2018
Sad day, my favorite email newsletter, Five for Friday, is calling it quits: March 2, 2018
#“You can tell as soon as it starts that this is one of those songs, perfect for driving, for wide skies and telephone poles, billboards and headlights, sun or clouds or stars. February 28, 2018
matt-cook February 28, 2018
The 2017 SkyPixel Photos of the Year feature amazing photos taken from above. February 17, 2018
daywreckers. February 16, 2018
Loffee is an app that plays lo-fi music to work by. February 16, 2018
#“Barlow viewed his life’s work as being a good ancestor — one who consistently did the right things, and whose contributions we can look back on with fondness. February 16, 2018
One of the spreads from Spectacle’s first issue. February 1, 2018
dan-mcpharlin February 1, 2018
laura-bifano February 1, 2018
Aerial shots of amusement parks by photographer Jeffrey Milstein January 28, 2018
This photo of Toronto is unreal. January 27, 2018
Super fun pixel art by Gustavo Viselner. January 24, 2018
VHS Distributor Logos January 24, 2018
The Slash is a 20-foot clearing that stretches the length of US and Canadian border January 24, 2018
One of the tank illustrations from the Floral Pilgrim theme on Cargo Collective. January 24, 2018
Photos of Japanese Playground Equipment at Night by Kito Fujio. January 23, 2018
Gradient Puffer Jacket. January 21, 2018
The Grunge Gold Rush, all about the rush to sign the next Nirvana in the early 90s. January 16, 2018
The Medium 404 page is pretty fun January 15, 2018
Incredibly Detailed Miniature Urban Buildings. January 11, 2018
“Playing Arts is a collective art project where designers and illustrators from all over the world express their vision of an ordinary playing card using personal styles, techniques and imagination. January 11, 2018
Start with words, and then build your design from there. January 10, 2018
I don’t remember the movie Island at the Top of the World, but the poster is epic. January 9, 2018
Signs we are in the future 2017 edition. January 7, 2018
Six Words Written On A Napkin. January 7, 2018
I think I could get behind the 13-Month Calendar. January 7, 2018
The Ideal Paragraph by iA, this should replace lorem ipsum as filler text. January 6, 2018
bird-tracks January 4, 2018
enter-the-37th January 2, 2018
axiom-simulation January 2, 2018
viewfrom30k is an Instagram account that creates minimal diagrams of airport runways. December 8, 2017
The darkest day, Krampus, art doppelgangers … December 6, 2017
Bicycle Graveyard December 5, 2017
The always interesting 52 things I learned this year by Tom Whitwell December 4, 2017
TOORMIX - Their logo tilts as you scroll down, fun. December 1, 2017
The Old Gentleman of Raahe is the oldest surviving diving suit November 29, 2017
The daily Hey Okay always contains a wonderfully weird collection of photos November 29, 2017
Matchbox Nativity November 29, 2017
All medical supply packaging should be this interesting November 29, 2017
The Origins of Black Friday November 26, 2017
Do You Love Any Dead People November 25, 2017
flowkit November 21, 2017
Tags music, travel, hip-hop November 20, 2017
tom November 19, 2017
Tonight was 还阳, a “ghost holiday” where the afterworld is a little closer. November 18, 2017
#The Jail in the Gunter Hotel November 18, 2017
#Vacationland: True Stories from Painful Beaches by John Hodgman November 16, 2017
Story Speaker November 13, 2017
The Dark Feels Different in November November 13, 2017
The tropes of dinosaur art applied to living animals November 1, 2017
Little Drawing Book of Weirdos October 27, 2017
The Legend of Steve October 24, 2017
Autumnal Content October 24, 2017
Spooked Podcast October 11, 2017
Japanese Vending Machines at Night October 8, 2017
Protanopia October 5, 2017
Colors September 29, 2017
Episode 75: The Gatekeeper September 28, 2017
Post ride tacos by the fire September 26, 2017
likelikelike.org September 25, 2017
Paul Scott Canavan September 23, 2017
Mark Mann September 23, 2017
Scratching the Surface with Geoff Manaugh September 23, 2017
Visions September 23, 2017
Time Claustrophobia September 23, 2017
Raised By Wu-Tang September 22, 2017
Time maps September 21, 2017
On The Beaten Trail, a Reddit about desire paths September 21, 2017
Caiyuanba Bridge in Chongqing, China September 20, 2017
Hieronymus Bosch Piñatas September 20, 2017
Hippos, birdies, T. September 19, 2017
Bulk storage September 16, 2017
Paul Regan’s art captures the uncanny in the mundane September 16, 2017
Punch Activated Arm Flamethrowers September 16, 2017
Underground tennis courts somewhere in Missouri September 15, 2017
Word of the day, shinrin-yoku or forest bathing September 15, 2017
Night paintings by Ivan Aivazovsky September 14, 2017
These waves! September 13, 2017
I downloaded an app. September 13, 2017
gyrocopter September 12, 2017
Dear David, a creepypasta told via Twitter September 12, 2017
That “Kirby Krackle,” unleashed in scenes of energy or chaos, became a signature device of Kirby. September 11, 2017
Tabagotchi is a little monster that helps keep your number of tabs down. September 11, 2017
And sails of rust. September 11, 2017
Every time I look at this drawing I notice something new September 11, 2017
Blocks and Bricks, worth playing just to hear the oh yeah September 11, 2017
After 46 Years, Mattel Redesigned Uno For Color-Blind People September 11, 2017
links. September 10, 2017
text.fyi September 10, 2017
GIjoe365 September 9, 2017
czech-clutch-pencil August 17, 2017
It came from the deep. August 17, 2017
chiba-lotte-marines-mascot August 10, 2017
floating-cloud August 8, 2017
Beth Dean's home page is pure retro fun August 7, 2017
freehand August 6, 2017
swear-trek-comes-to-america August 6, 2017
int-ball August 2, 2017
dead mall July 8, 2017
i just finished reading kings of the wyld by nicholas eames super fun read highly recommend it June 30, 2017
panobookmd June 28, 2017
quick-twittermd June 28, 2017
Skyline Drive June 26, 2017
Mike D designed this wallpaper June 17, 2017
austinkleon on david sedaris note taking process also this is how t June 16, 2017
because i m me by the avalanches. great song great video happy friday June 16, 2017
mapping choose your own adventure books June 16, 2017
medieval fantasy city generator June 13, 2017
Redditors design worst volume sliders possible June 8, 2017
Craig Mod has a new podcast about making books called On Margins May 23, 2017
#Foggy Spaces May 12, 2017
#A New Day Dawning: How “Check Your Head” Invented the Beastie Boys May 12, 2017
#I Want Crab. May 7, 2017
#What city is the microbrew capital of the US? May 7, 2017
“Because when you see someone on the street head-down in their phone and dabbing away at the screen, they’re not cut off from the outside world. They’re talking to people. Fuck your Black Mirror narrative — they’re just more interested in a window to their friends and family than they are in you peering at them in judgement.” May 5, 2017
Missed my old Pebble. Breaking it out and wearing it until it bricks. May 5, 2017
Aleutian Dreams shows the otherworldly life of an Alaskan Fisherman. May 3, 2017
Scenes is a paper pop-up/cut-out tool for storyboarding. May 2, 2017
listen.hatnote.com let’s you listen to Wikipedia edits in real time. Kinda relaxing actually. April 29, 2017
lists.design gives you some data to use for your wireframes and designs. Nice idea! April 29, 2017
“River of Teeth” is a forthcoming alternative history book by Sarah Gailey about “… a bayou overrun by feral hippos and mercenary hippo wranglers” in the 1890s. I’m in! April 28, 2017
The Design Observer podcast has a super interesting chat with Ashleigh Axios, the former creative director for the White House’s Office of Digital Strategy. April 28, 2017
NPR’s podcast, How I Built This, interviews Atari and Chuck E. Cheese creator, Nolan Bushnell April 24, 2017
Copywriter Joe Coleman’s site is very funny April 6, 2017
Can’t get enough of Masashi Wakui’s photos. April 5, 2017
#This week (no. March 10, 2017
Missing Richard Simmons is my new podcast obsession. March 8, 2017
#The most amazing thing about this houseboat is that it’s actually a boat March 7, 2017
How To Make Sense of Any Mess February 28, 2017
#The Magic iPod February 28, 2017
Samurai Jack Season 5 Trailer February 7, 2017
Grammofy February 7, 2017
#Vecka February 6, 2017
#Bukket February 3, 2017
#Baikoh February 2, 2017
#A Tribe Called Quest mix January 27, 2017
A decent recipe for productivity January 26, 2017
You think you’re having a crazy day, then you see a sonogram of your unborn child, hear it’s heartbeat, hear the doctor say that everything’s looking normal (brain, heart, limbs, etc. January 25, 2017
#Yeah Boi! January 18, 2017
Typora January 9, 2017
#The movie that doesn’t exist and the Redditors who think it does January 6, 2017
hibernate January 5, 2017
pooters January 5, 2017
#“In an ever-changing hyper-competitive landscape, what I’ve found to be even more important is the value of laughter, empathy, a collective responsibility and a distinct lack of ego. January 5, 2017
#“We’ve burned through a remarkable amount of futurity in the last 21 years. January 5, 2017
#The Punkt MP01 Mobile Phone December 29, 2016
#Sir Carma’s voxel art is fun December 9, 2016
#Wise Buyer December 9, 2016
#The gold mine at the end of the world December 9, 2016
#Sea Foam December 8, 2016
#“Science fiction stories are the dazzling flares we launch into the darkness, to catch a glimpse of the country before us and show us our way. December 8, 2016
#“The NFL has effectively turned into a circus: a bizarre combination of feudal management practices and primal on-field violence. December 8, 2016
#Fitbit has officially acquired Pebble December 7, 2016
#reMarkable December 5, 2016
#“the gangly beast that is the internet” November 22, 2016
#“We got it from Here… Thank You 4 Your service” November 21, 2016
#@str_voyage November 19, 2016
Aaron Reynolds (the creator of awesome Twitters like @swear_trek) tells the story of declaring his social media accounts when he visited America: November 19, 2016
#Narro November 19, 2016
#Do Not Go Gentle into that iTunes Store November 19, 2016
#Winds November 18, 2016
#Biz Markie was on Celebrity House Hunters November 17, 2016
#Redesigning Waxy, 2016 edition November 3, 2016
A month’s worth of things to click in one day! October 28, 2016
#Octopus Kingdom September 20, 2016
#Silicon Valley’s Secrets Are Hiding in Marc Andreessen’s Library September 20, 2016
#Xhurches September 20, 2016
#Kottke. September 13, 2016
#Om Malik on Recode Media Om talks to Peter Kafka about how he started with blogging, his heart attack, the shut down of Gigaom, and more. September 13, 2016
#Haunted apartments go for cheap in China September 11, 2016
“If ice cream is available. I would eat that 24-7. I also like a beer or two each night.” September 9, 2016
#Fidget Cube September 9, 2016
#Twists, Slugs and Roscoes: A Glossary of Hardboiled Slang September 2, 2016
#Paul Kaptein August 30, 2016
#These Mysterious Symbols Have Been in 19 Video Games and No One Knows Why August 26, 2016
#DJ Shadow feat. August 26, 2016
#UX Bear August 25, 2016
#Every Joke from ‘Airplane! August 25, 2016
#FarmBot August 12, 2016
#FaveJet August 12, 2016
#Swear Trek August 12, 2016
#Wonder August 10, 2016
#Ambiance Jeune August 1, 2016
#Cassette July 29, 2016
#Snap Text Ship July 28, 2016
#Chekhov’s Gun July 27, 2016
#Prisma July 26, 2016
#Null Island July 26, 2016
#Beastie Boys Mural A tribute to Paul’s Boutique for the 25th anniversary of the album. July 25, 2016
#Rogue One Trailer + Celebration July 21, 2016
#Year Progress July 20, 2016
#Masashi Wakui July 19, 2016
#Printed By Somerset July 15, 2016
#Dial July 15, 2016
#Pentagram designs new logo and identity system for Mastercard July 15, 2016
#palettable. July 14, 2016
#108 July 14, 2016
#form + align July 14, 2016
#The Last Days of Jack Sparks July 13, 2016
#The latest DJ Jazzy Jeff & MICK Summertime Mixtape July 5, 2016
#Sidebar, one of my favorite web places/newsletters, has redesigned July 5, 2016
#Pixel Art to CSS July 5, 2016
#How to get value from wireframes July 1, 2016
#Die Hard An Oral History June 30, 2016
#Zuihitsu June 30, 2016
#“An insulting pitch,” email from MK12 co-founder Ben Radatz June 29, 2016
#The Secret Inspiration Behind Warren Zevon’s ‘Werewolves of London’ June 27, 2016
Trampled by Turtles Wait So Long is another blip from Spotify’s Discovery Weekly. June 25, 2016
Guillaume Kurkdjian makes super fun animated gifs. June 25, 2016
Jon Gold quotes J. June 24, 2016
Procedurally generate 3D spaceships. June 24, 2016
#This week (25) June 23, 2016
#NIMBYs vs. June 10, 2016
The word of the day is Homefulness: June 10, 2016
#refenestrate June 6, 2016
somewhere in pittsburgh May 29, 2016
#star wars in one image May 25, 2016
#computational kindness May 25, 2016
#roomba routes May 20, 2016
#moebius x adventure time May 20, 2016
#Freewrite May 16, 2016
#Moving Art by Carl Burton May 10, 2016
#Detroit by Jason Peterson May 10, 2016
#They Have To Be Monsters May 9, 2016
#Moon Camera Idea Journal May 4, 2016
#Hiding in Plain Site May 3, 2016
#A Rube Goldberg machine built entirely from HTML form elements May 2, 2016
#CMS April 28, 2016
#Roads Tunneled into the Earth April 28, 2016
#Taking a line for a walk April 27, 2016
#Papier March 31, 2016
#Jim Harrison’s obituary March 30, 2016
#How should we collaborate? March 11, 2016
remainders-vol-4 January 29, 2016
#Minimal workstation January 8, 2016
Goodbye Gravity Falls. December 4, 2015
#No. November 20, 2015
#No. November 13, 2015
Mini Metro is a minimalistic subway layout game. November 10, 2015
#Dystopian food November 10, 2015
#Penny booksellers November 6, 2015
#Sabotage through group dynamics November 6, 2015
#BlackBerry-prayer style November 4, 2015
#Remainders vol. October 26, 2015
#Creepy content October 21, 2015
#To login or log in October 16, 2015
#Quake tweets October 14, 2015
#20 questions to ask children about ghosts October 13, 2015
#Doggerland and “everything west of Interstate 5” July 20, 2015
#Here’s how I use my mobile device to read your content August 20, 2014
#Reaching out April 27, 2013
#You always do discovery April 19, 2013
#Foreboding December 16, 2012