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Mad Quickies 12.11

I’m back filling in for Donna for the day. And, strangely enough, just about all of my quickies come from Emily, who I am thrilled is back from her space exploration. Snow art by artist Simon Beck. I surely hope he has a FitBit for all that walking! via Steve …

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Mad Quickies 11.20

Wednesday Quickies for y’all! Party like it’s 1120! By now you’ve seen the GoldieBlox Rube Goldberg, yes? If not, go now. Photographer Uses Cheap Home-Made Camera Rig To Take Stunning Close-Ups of Snowflakes. So lovely.  Oldie but goodie #1 for the week: The Most Amazing Thing About Trees. Oldie but goodie …

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Mad Quickies 11.13

A Songwriter and an Astrophysicist See the Universe as a Beach Ball. Of course they do. This interactive Periodic Table makes my chemist heart happy. Friends, WHY MY CAT IS SAD makes me happy, especially when he has writer’s block. Using folk art to popularize science in India. Artists as citizen …

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Mad Quickies 11.6

Featured image from LICK! by photographer Ty Foster. The sweetest canine portraits you’ll see all week. via Maria Old, I know. But I love these motion graphics that might just make you healthier in 23 & 1/2 hours. This turtle-saving use of a 3D Printer could win anyone over with it’s cute! The …

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Mad Quickies 10.30

Yay! My first post on Mad Art Lab that is actually a post I’m posting myself! w00t! Goodbye Lou Reed. Amidst an enormous legacy, we also have a velvety spider that lives underground. My favorite Lou Reed tune is Last Great American Whale. What’s yours? Iszi Lawrence brings us the …

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