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Mad Quickies: Robots Singing 90s Ballads, Recycled Skateboard Guitars, Art Crime Blotter and More!

There’s no time for long winded nonsense. Dig in! I know what you’re thinking – “Hey Brian, is there a police blotter type thing for art crimes?” Yes. There is. Researcher Stefan Eberhard is honored for his photography. Teenage me (and frankly, 37 year-old me) is in love with these …

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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: 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: Dinosaurs in High Heels, Jedi Knight With a GoPro, Infinite Dioramas and So Much More!

Hey gang, there were so many cool things to share this week that I had to pare it down to these fine links below. So much good stuff here, so you should probably dive right in. Go! I saw this thing about Arabic numerals and angles on Facebook the other …

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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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Mad Quickies: Groovy Specs, Pornagami, Electronic Clothes, Ant-Man Science, More Pluto Yes and More!

Hey you guys, I know you’re all kinds of busy- whether it’s cleaning out the garage, taking some sun or 3D-printing a birthday cake. I know you’re going to take a break at some point and when you do, I’ve got your diversion right here. Quickly… Kenyan artist, Cyrus Kabiru …

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Mad Quickies: The Pluto Edition – All Pluto, All The Time

My birthday isn’t until Friday. But I got an early present from NASA today (yesterday, as you read this). We’ve been waiting years for the New Horizons probe to reach the Pluto system and on July 14th, the waiting was over. We’ve made no secret about our giddiness here at …

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Mad Quickies: Feminist Pirate Chantey, Rubik’s Table, X-men X-plainers, Bleak Cereal Mascots and More!

Hey there, my friends, let me help you ramp up to your work week. Easy does it. Grab a cup of your favorite beverage and take a looksee at these Quickies. Onward! This is quite possibly the best Key & Peele. We are still singing along with their feminist pirate …

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