Douglas Adams's text adventure game of the Hitch-Hiker's Guide to the Galaxy is available to play on the BBC web site.
(Via Joe Shadow 👤 on Twitter)
Read Naked (2002) is a type specimen of Sauna, and also a book about the world of saunas.
(Via Underware on Twitter)Noted by .
Vogue Italia has illustrated covers for January 2020 rather than photoshoots.
Building a catenary-arch soda kiln. A catenary is the optimum shape for a self-supporting brick arch and hence the basis of a free-standing brick kiln.Noted by .
An elaborate hand-animated sequence using Disney’s multiplane camera technique.
(Via kottke.org on Twitter)
A cute little oak table that has many uses.
Excerpts from the Economist about diversity and immigration (both human and arboreal), featuring the most diverse district in Africa, the Cockneys of Thetford, and California’s eucalyptus trees.Noted by .
I am slightly baffled by people who say the 2020s don’t start until 2021, and I say this as a fan of saying the 21st century started on 1 January 2001.Noted by .
HQ9+, a minimalist tutorial-complete esoteric programming language.Noted by .