A bit opposite of a recent post that focused on background art in games.
A little cheesy with the music, but watching toddlers experience new things is wonderful.
Fantastic image downloadable in many different sizes and colors.
When the ground takes on the consistency of jelly, apparently the right thing to do is start jumping on it.
Bringing cacti to life using projected light formations.
Hypnotic. Would make a great background video to just about any soundtrack.
Former Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg’s vision of new sporting venues across the boroughs fizzled, and New York lost its bid for the 2012 Summer Olympics. But what if the city had tried to get the Winter Olympics instead? It would probably take more hubris than even this city can muster, but the exercise provides some telling measures of scale.
The shortlist of this year's winners. Don't miss the 1280px option.
Journalists at Sochi are live-tweeting their hilarious and gross hotel experiences.
Those creepy Facebook "Look Back" ads that were going around yesterday, with the data-mining concern auto-generated moving short films of your life on Facebook? This is Rob Ford's, probably.
"Pleasant" here means the mean temperature was between (55° F and 75° F), the minimum temperature was above 45° F, the maximum temperature was below 85° F and there was no significant precipitation or snow depth.
Ten minutes of every transformation scene from all three movies.
Another solid candidate for the next to be included in something scary award.
Possibly slightly NSFW.
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