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Mad Quickies

Mad Quickies: Bycatch, Banksy, Buddhists Battle Art Theft, Super Planet Crash, Sisterhood of the Traveling Armor and More!

Hey hey! You guys, I can’t get enough of Dismaland. If there were some way I could go right now, I would be typing this to you on my flight to the UK. But sadly, I can only offer you this… Here’s a peek inside the galleries and a playlist …

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Mad Quickies

Mad Quickies: Banksy Bemusement, Geek Parent Advice, Surgical Wall Repair and More!

Hey- don’t look now but the weekend is actually here. YASSSS! I say, chores down and surf’s up! Welcome to Dismaland! This is a first look at Banksy’s new art exhibition housed inside a dystopian theme park in the UK with works by 50 artists from around the world . …

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Mad Quickies

Mad Quickies: Night Tube, Emotional Colors, Pretty DNA, Little People in a Big World and More!

Welcome to the working week, all y’all. I have some Quickies for you. Let’s get to it! The map design of the London Underground—or “The Tube” as it’s known— is so influential that it’s been the benchmark for metro maps worldwide. And now, there is a map of the Night …

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Mad Quickies

Mad Quickies: Sound Sculptress, Massive Animal Projections, Spicy Longevity, Code Doodles and More!

Surf’s up, you guys! Let’s dive right in… With a degree in mathematics and music, Delia Derbyshire was a pioneer in electronic music in the 1960s and 70s. Now there are two documentaries about the “Sculptress of Sound.” On August 1, 2015, Louie Psihoyos, director of “Racing Extinction” and Travis …

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Mad Quickies

Mad Quickies: Forgotten Surrealists, Tattooed Women Prevail, Space Whisky, Meditative Coloring and More!

Good day, all! When Dr. Ray shared this bit of information with us with us: Leather gets a new perfume, new guy Jim proceeded to pen this gem: “Hello researchers? This is BondageCo, where we’re fit to be tied!” “…Yes? Is this about that thing we ordered?” “No! You signed …

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Mad Quickies

Mad Quickies: Pee-Free Walls, Spacecraft Sounds, GoT Characters Autocorrected, the Remake Project and More!

Quickly, my friends, have some Quickies. It would be nice to have some Quik as well. (Chocolate or strawberry for you?) Beverages notwithstanding, I say, Onward! Artist James Chapman illustrated Game of Thrones characters as their autocorrected names. {via Courtney} San Francisco is trying out an innovation that seems to …

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Mad Quickies

Mad Quickies: Ambiguous Colors, Gehry Sand Castles, Light Calligraphy, Shatner Sings and Much More!

You guyz- WE MADE IT! I hope each one and every one of you is as happy as this dog. I’ve got some Quickies for you. Onward! This quote is fantastic: “I think a scientist is on a personal journey that is very similar to what an artist takes. They …

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Mad Quickies

Mad Quickies: Getty Buddha Caves, Bad FX Supercut, Old-Timey Postcards, Bird Sounds Visualized and More!

You guys- I hope there’s a little Sunday in your Monday. And now that I wished you that bon mot, I’m thinking it sounds a little bawdy. Be that as it may, we’ve got Quickies. Again. Bawdy. ONWARD! C&EN, the magazine of the American Chemical Society, featured our Chief, Surly …

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