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Mad Quickies

Mad Quickies: Boat Puzzle, Filthy FemCorps, Transit Maps, Maker Musings, Pearl Skulls and More!

Good day, my geeksters! As you begin your work week, let me make your re-entry as smooth as possible. I’ve got some funk links and even a physics puzzle courtesy of Physics Girl. So grab your favorite tasty beverage and let’s get this thing started. Onward! Goodnight, Bill Cunningham, and …

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Mad Quickies: Maker Life, YInMn Blue, Unequal Scenes, Puppy Robot and More!

We made it, you guyz: it’s the weekend- and not a moment too soon! If you have a few minutes, you will probably find something to amuse/inspire/inform you in this humble list of cool links. Surf’s up! Here’s some awesome news: our fearless leader was featured in Make magazine and …

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Mad Quickies: Ancient Lost Cities, NSFW Hump Day GIFs, Art Crimes and More!

Well hey there gang, your old pal Brian has got your mid-week Quickies all ready to go for you. There’s no time to lose because there’s hidden cities to be read about! Go! Your weekly ART CRIMES. As promised (by me), archaeologists have discovered medieval cities hidden by the jungle …

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Mad Quickies: Oceanic XKCD, Cephalopod Celebration, Russian ChemArt, Naughty Fly Bits and More!

Happy Monday, warriors of the work week! And holla to any of you on vacation. I’ve got yer links for more than a few moments of fun and awesomeness. Onward! Christo’s newest project is a glorious saffron-colored walkway in Italy: “The Floating Piers”. Randall Munroe never ceases to amaze me. …

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Mad Quickies: Starry Night In A Bowl of Water, Mars Exploration Posters, Art Crimes and More!

Hey pals, I know these Quickies are a day plus a few hours late. I know that. But I’ve cobbled together some great stuff to make up for it. Indulge. This is pretty unbelievable. Von Gogh’s Starry Night reproduced in a bowl of water. -Via Donna These NASA posters for …

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Mad Quickies: Instagram Provocateur, Juliet Variations, Banksy Gift Mural, Queen Green Screen and More!

Hey hey, you guys- first things first. I’m giving alla youse a great big bearhug. I hope you’re having a good day today and that you can enjoy a little bit of levity and happy links. Instagram artist Amalia Ulman toys with the stereotypes of white women artists. Via Amy …

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Mad Quickies: Astralnauts, Ask Carrie, Tattoo Prosthesis, AI Screenwriter, Queen of Bad Bots and More!

Happy Friday, geeksters! No time to waste. We’ve got links to explore. Onward! Here at the Lab, we’re big fans of Carrie Fisher. Leaning on her expansive life experiences, she is writing a teen advice column for the Guardian. Via Jim Tattoo artist JC Sheitan Tenet lost his arm but …

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Mad Quickies: Mirrored Pumpkins, The Unfinished, Techno Dystopia, Hyper-Reality and More!

Please join me in starting the day, and for many of us, the working week, with this delicious—and yet—nutritious serving of Quickies. Let’s dig in! Street artist @majorbigtime has affixed the subway’s MTA stick figures with thousands of Trump heads. And it’s the bad-etiquette stick figure. Strangely, these look so …

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