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Data meets literature (and makes some surprisingly eye-catching art in the process).

Bunker building is on the rise for the first time since the Cold War. Which is, ah, concerning. 

Finally: someone has invented a rocking chair that will knit you a beanie while you gently coo yourself to sleep. 

This Indian city looks like it’s from a sci-fi film. Are its ideals more grounded in reality?

When that run-down laundromat finally shutters its doors, Drew Leshko’s painstakingly detailed models will remain.

The Lost Art of Matchbox Design

Wednesday August 01, 2018

This collection of old matchboxes is proof that, back in the day, you couldn’t start a fire without some art.

It's been a ghost town for years, but you’ll soon be able to sleep at JFK Airport's iconic Terminal 5.

Some people have a Hills Hoist in their backyard. Wayne Coyne has a giant disco ball. 

Meet Karim the Bladesmith

Monday July 09, 2018

Behold a master at work in the latest episode of Rough Hands.

Bibliophilia and design fetishism had a baby, and they called it 'Book Worship'.

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