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.

God is in the machine

Monday December 19, 2011

We're not supposed to talk about it yet, but everyone's talking about it: the 'God Particle' (Higgs boson) has finally (probably) been discovered! 

When WikiLeaks, Twitter and tablets are creating, breaking and publishing news is there still a role for the New York Times? Hell yes.

Weapons Of Mass Digestion

Sunday December 18, 2011

British designer Kyle Bean's artillery won't blow your face off, but it might blow a little bit of your mind.

The Stevenson Overall Co.

Saturday December 17, 2011

You might have mildly traumatic memories of wearing overalls to kindergarten when all the other kids were wearing shorts or jeans. Happily, The Stevenson Overall Co. don't just make overalls.

Hair to Help

Friday December 16, 2011

It doesn't matter who you are - everyone feels a little bit better about themselves with a fresh haircut.  

Free / Man

Thursday December 15, 2011

Shopping shouldn't be a soulless experience and products should be proud of their backstory. FREE / MAN knows this. 

Left vs. Right

Thursday December 15, 2011

Politics. What's all that about? Why read hefty tomes and endless newspaper column inches when you can have the entire political spectrum digested for you in seconds.

A Jonti Tune

Wednesday December 14, 2011

It's hard not to love Jonti's debut album Twirligig. Mix Beck's tropicalia and Flying Lotus rhythms for a psychedelic mash-up that goes great with summer (if our southern hemi summer ever starts...)

Friends On Film

Wednesday December 14, 2011

As the cliché goes, dogs are a man's best friend, especially if that man happens to be a 26-year-old Canadian photographer.

Toy Car Cityscape

Wednesday December 14, 2011

'Metropolis II' is a monster speedway of elaborate tracks and conveyors that took Chris Burden and Zak Cook over five years to build.