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French surreal animation. The film's site is here.



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No Room for Error
"astonishing aero-acrobatics", see more here (pics & videos)


(photo by B. Harry)

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Extreme Studying

in addition to extreme sleeping...


(image credit: Labyrinthos)

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Cut! Cut! Cut!


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Mixed fresh links for today:

Cloned Fluorescent Cats - [fascinating]
10 Ridicously Unique Dining Experiences - [food]
Curious (fake) KGB UFO photos - [russian forest again]
Today is the first day of the rest of your life - [gadget]
Pills & Capsules Art - [weird art]
The world's largest jigsaw puzzle: 24,000 pieces - [cool]
Grass-covered skyscrapers and houses - [architecture]
Kitchen Rock! - [fun video]
The Future is... disconcerting - [fun video]
Win $50,000 Ultimate Makeover, just for a survey

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Good Postcard. 1969


(image credit: thepostcard.com)

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Clean Design

by the Austrian designers Bernhard Buchegger, Michael Denoth and Thomas Feichtner:



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Dragonculus


(original unknown)

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Some kind of a new sport?
if it's basketball, it's some strange Russian kind...


(original unknown)

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5 Comments:

Anonymous Anonymous said...

re: the basketball picture -- I'm guessing there used to be a basketball court there, with the floor mounted on those little brick pillars. But, it was abandoned and the floor scavenged by the locals, so all you've got left are the pillars.

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Anonymous Anonymous said...

Well done Anonymous, that's precisely that...

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Blogger Elliot said...

The dragon is a fake, no surprise there, but it was created in the 1890s!
http://www.smh.com.au/articles/2004/01/28/1075088090949.html?from=top5&oneclick=true

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Anonymous Anonymous said...

Actually, the hoax was also a hoax - it wasn't made in 1890.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pickled_dragon

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Anonymous Anonymous said...

More specifically, it was made by a professional firm:

http://www.crawley-creatures.com/creatures/pickled.htm

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