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Links van 8 januari 2018 tot 10 januari 2018

Want to fix gun violence in America? Go local. | US news | The Guardian
The Guardian’s new geographic analysis is the first time that gun homicides nationwide have been mapped down to the census tract level, researchers said. This new approach was made possible with the geocoded data collected since 2014 by the not-for-profit Gun Violence Archive, which tracks shootings and gun deaths using media reports. The FBI’s national crime data only provides gun murder statistics down to the city level, which masks the clustering of violence within neighborhoods.

What If Renaissance Sculptures “Behaved” In A Modern Way – Design You Trust
“I thought about the millions of attitudes and situations that old artworks couldn’t capture because they were simply inappropriate for a lady in the 15th century,” Mas says. “I decided to try to do it in an old media and style. It was something like an invented old art. After that, the anachronisms came and pop elements, too, as a natural evolution.”

The Vintage Beauty Of Soviet Control Rooms – Design You Trust
Just for the pleasure, a selection of vintage control rooms dating back to the Soviet era! A beautiful collection of control rooms filled with large buttons and analog dials, long before the democratization of computers and screens.

Leitmotif Catalogue Online Version
Complete Catalogue of the Motivic Material in Star Wars, Episodes I-VII

BBC GEL | Homepage
Global Experience Language, (GEL), is the BBC's shared design framework which enables us to create consistent and delightful user experiences across all of our Digital Services.

Links van 10 maart 2011 tot 11 maart 2011

THE SPLENDIFEROUS ARRAY OF CULINARY TOOLS
a thorough mapping of over 100 tools used in the preparation of delicious food. Printed with real copper ink, the same substance you might find in a fine piece of cookware

2011 Egyptian Revolution – chartbeat
Mohamed Nanabhay and the team at Al Jazeera have been using chartbeat to react swiftly to the revolution in Egypt. We’ve watched in awe as a news service ignored by many of the major cable companies became, at least for a while, the most important news site in the world. Below is a visualization of concurrent traffic for english.aljazeera.net during the 18 day revolution.

Defcon :: View topic – Minecraft Physics = Awesome!
Net result : Minecraft Physics! This is just a prototype, just a tuesday afternoon hobby project, but wouldn't it be awesome to play an FPS or a wargame with this kind of totally destructible environment?

I don’t know why, but I found this Sasha Grey piece sexier than watching any of her actual porn videos. : nsfw
"She's cute as hell, but watching her in porn is like watching meat fuck." — it's funny cause it's true.

Not Guilty. The Israeli Captain who Emptied his Rifle into a Palestinian Schoolgirl | Philosophers stone
Fuck this. An Israeli army officer who fired the entire magazine of his automatic rifle into a 13-year-old Palestinian girl and then said he would have done the same even if she had been three years old was acquitted on all charges by a military court yesterday.

Terrain generation, Part 1 : The Word of Notch
Wahey! Notch schrijft technisch. Ik kijk uit naar de hele reeks.

i lost all the money.
I Lost All the Money. A site dedicated to showing off the greatest failures to grace the game show stage.

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