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Google takes us inside some of the world’s great museums

Art Project, powered by Google. More about the project, including a brief how-it’s-done video, on LaughingSquid.

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Erik Johansson

Some great photo retouching by Erik Johansson. [via Polly Adams]

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Thursday Top 5

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FHzYj1Vhbjs] Scott Pilgrim vs. The World Trailer [HD]Yay! Can’t wait for this movie. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XT9XfMriVIE] Back to the FuturamaOne of the best TV shows is coming back, this time on Comedy Central. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9nlBjiMbZZI] Old Jews Telling Jokes [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LfamTmY5REw] Ben Folds does Chatroulette on stage Amazing Hand Painting Art The weekly Thursday Top 5 lists the five […]

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Thursday Top 5

Llewtube CarpoolEvery week British actor and author Robert Llewellyn (best known as Kryten from “Red Dwarf”) gives someone interesting a lift, and interviews them on the way, recording a video podcast. The guests seem to usually be British entertainment insiders, but others are well-known even to us on this side of “the pond,” such as […]

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Thursday Top 5+5

My Internet connection was down for almost nine days so I’m a bit behind in posting this Top 5. To make up for it, here’s an extra helping of interestingness, lols, and shenanigans. http://video.ted.com/assets/player/swf/EmbedPlayer.swf TED Talks: Juan Enriquez shares mindboggling science This is why I love science. “Even as mega-banks topple, Juan Enriquez says the […]

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Thursday Top 5

http://www.collegehumor.com/moogaloop/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=1928033&fullscreen=1 Honest Twister CommercialFor sexually frustrated people ages 8 and up. Little People – A tiny street art projectJason really liked this book. http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=8267791&server=vimeo.com&show_title=1&show_byline=1&show_portrait=0&color=&fullscreen=1 “A Million Ways” by OK Go http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=8718627&server=vimeo.com&show_title=1&show_byline=1&show_portrait=0&color=&fullscreen=1 “This Too Shall Pass” by OK GoThis one’s for Jenny. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aW-ljrm7a6g] Hot Dog Launcher The weekly Thursday Top 5 lists the five most notable, […]

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Art inspired by the series Lost http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=9329292&server=vimeo.com&show_title=1&show_byline=1&show_portrait=0&color=&fullscreen=1 LogoramaNominated for an Oscar. With good reason. [via Jason] [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qpbAe2HyzqA] ’80s Synth MedleyThree guys, six keyboards, 15 hits of the 1980s. See how many you recognize. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dRYQEmwPJjQ] Dr. Who (How To Remake TV Theme)How the BBC audio guys recreated and refreshed the Dr. Who theme in the 1980s. […]

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Thursday Top 5

7,000 death metal logos? That’s like 1,850,000 spikes!Vice brings us a brief interview with Christophe Szpajdel, a designer who specializes in creating logos for death metal bands. He says he’s designed more than 7,000 of them in the last 20 years. I don’t know what’s more scary: that he made that many, or that there […]

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Grupo Falso BaianoMy pal Jesse’s group plays choros, a Brazilian style of music popularized in the 1920s and ’30s. They play classic songs plus modern songs in the choros style, including a version of the Super Mario theme. They happen to be playing in Berkeley tonight, if you’re in those parts: Thursday, August 13 (8 […]

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Cory Doctorow’s MakersTor.com is serializing Corey Doctorow’s upcoming new novel before its November release, with a new installment every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday morning. This art is junkLiterally. Artists Tim Noble and Sue Webster make shadow art out of piles of trash. NPR Road Trip station finderNPR has relaunched a redesigned site and there are […]

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