Smith Journal · A quarterly, Australia-based publication that takes unexpected, interesting, funny and sometimes complicated stories and tells them the way you would to a bunch of friends at the pub.

Building bones

Friday March 02, 2012

How long does it take to build a human skeleton? Either two billion years or 50 seconds depending on whether you take the Darwinian or time-lapse view of things. 

Smith Reader Survey

Friday March 02, 2012

If you'd like a beer or some new luggage and have five minutes to spare, kindly click this way.

What you talking about Willis?

Friday March 02, 2012

The new 7" by Chicago's Willis Earl Beal and its accompanying video have all the charm of a lost relic found at a yard sale in some remote part of town.

The Antifridge

Thursday March 01, 2012

If you're anything like us, your fridge situation oscillates between 'garden fresh optimism' and 'liquid cucumber horror show' with alarming regularity. 

Yoshi's Blend

Thursday March 01, 2012

Kombi vans trekking up and down the coast usually carry surfboards, but Yoshi Masuda's carries coffee and quality music. 

Greenhouse by Joost

Wednesday February 29, 2012

Joost Bakker's latest restaurant recycles its customers' urine. It's a gross-sounding bit of genius. 

Paper cuts

Wednesday February 29, 2012

Thinking outside the box is damn hard on a computer screen. So while we love hyperlinks and forwarding to a friend, mags can take on so many other forms. 

Kiosk Kiosk

Tuesday February 28, 2012

A combination of no-fuss utilitarian design objects and wacked-out wonder makes Kiosk Kiosk everyman's sorta shop. 

Relishing your chutney

Tuesday February 28, 2012

Rohan reckons its OK for the average bloke to go slightly C.W.A.A. around harvest time. We'll let him explain. 

Little Sun

Monday February 27, 2012

Olafur Eliasson - he who built waterfalls under New York bridges and put the sun inside the Tate Modern has unveiled a new project.