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Doing puzzles ‘wrong’ can be nice on the eye.

The 2019 Good Stuff Awards Are Open

Friday November 23, 2018

And you should totally enter, you creative types, you. (Because there's an $11,000 prize pool up for grabs.)

The Art of Imaginary Cities

Friday November 16, 2018

What the cities of the future might look like, according to the world’s artists and architects.

Suspiria: Ticket Giveaway

Friday November 02, 2018

Luca Guadagnino (Call Me by Your Name) gives the 1977 horror classic Suspiria the remake treatment – and we have some double passes to give away. 

It’s called Portals, and it’s two minutes of trippy eye candy.

The Thousand-Year Photo

Monday October 22, 2018

This camera is taking a single long-exposure photo over the course of a millennium. Because good things come to those who wait.

Mona Foma 2019: Ticket Giveaway

Friday October 19, 2018

After a decade in Hobart, Tasmania’s Mona Foma festival is moving to Launceston – and we have tickets to give away.

Charles Darwin's Doodles

Thursday October 18, 2018

On the Origin of Species might be one of the most important books ever written. But to Darwin’s kids, it was just another thing to scribble on.

Analogue Miniatures

Saturday October 13, 2018

Handmade using paper, string and rubber bands, these tiny models imagine what today’s musical instruments might look like if we hadn’t abandoned the analogue technology of yesteryear.

Before Boris Yeltsin, the USSR actually tried to wean the country off vodka with these smartly designed ad campaigns. 

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