Christina Mrozik and Zoe Keller
Mad Quickies

Mad Quickies: Nature Makes Its Articles Free, The World at Night, Anatomy of a Gummi Bear and More!

Hey gang, it’s time for your mid-week feeding of Mad Quickies. Here comes the airplane! The journal Nature has made their articles, going all the way back to 1869, available for free! Ben Coffman is a photographer who specializes in landscape astrophotography featuring the Milky Way. These fantastic photographs show …

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The Mona Lisa with Rowan Atkinson Instead
Mad Quickies

Mad Quickies: Rowan Atkinson In Famous Paintings, Printable Makeup, Inktober and More, More, More!

Well hello there. It’s time for the Wednesday Quickies and I can’t wait to share these links with you. Yes. You, Devin. It’s that time of year again. It’s time for Inktober! Do a drawing every day and post it with the hashtag #inktober. Here’s what’s on offer at Twitter. …

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Mad Quickies

Mad Quickies 1.30

From “Come Fly With Me” to “Thus Spake Zarathrustra” (natch), “Wake-Up Calls” is the playlist used by NASA to wake crews in space. [pdf] • Bad Astronomer gives us The Art of the Pale Blue Dot inked by Gavin Aung Than. Vid included. {via Mary B} • Alien cake toppers. …

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Mad Quickies

Mad Quickies 4.5

This will bake your noodle. A zoomable Milky Way image. {via Ryan} And check out the Bad Astronomer’s post “To Grasp a Billion Stars”. {via Geo} It’s strangely soothing to watch – Wind Map. {via nowoo} Heather Sherman created a Pegasus mama and baby cake. {via Sparklecorn} Laura Stone recaps …

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