Maic's floor

You are not alone, this place is full of people.

ri-science:

Germany by H. Moll Geographer 1728
From ‘Atlas Minor’ produced by Herman Moll Geographer in 1729
Royal Institution Rare Book Collection

ri-science:

Germany by H. Moll Geographer 1728

From ‘Atlas Minor’ produced by Herman Moll Geographer in 1729

Royal Institution Rare Book Collection

(via fuckyeahcartography)

Thursday, 7 - 08 - 2014

beingblog:

There’s nothing quite like this artistic geometry. Magnificent.

nevver:

Houses of the Holy

Gorgeous photos.

(via mashable)

natgeofound:

Motorists pass people on a scenic road atop a cliff overlooking a bay near Trieste, Italy, 1956.Photograph by B. Anthony Stewart, National Geographic Creative

natgeofound:

Motorists pass people on a scenic road atop a cliff overlooking a bay near Trieste, Italy, 1956.Photograph by B. Anthony Stewart, National Geographic Creative

allthingseurope:

Vienna, Austria (by Helder Caixinha)

allthingseurope:

Vienna, Austria (by Helder Caixinha)

randwiches:

foodwhore:

Griddled Croissant with Chive Cream Cheese, Smoked Salmon, and Pickled Onions

I forget about croissants sometimes, maybe because they squish so easily in transport! But yes, croissants…

randwiches:

foodwhore:

Griddled Croissant with Chive Cream Cheese, Smoked Salmon, and Pickled Onions

I forget about croissants sometimes, maybe because they squish so easily in transport! But yes, croissants…

Saturday, 18 - 01 - 2014

ccccommunications:

DJ Harvey’s custom Alpha Recordings rotary mixer, created for Womb in Tokyo. Beautiful.

(via dub9dope)

The Irony of Being Authentic in Social Media

13. January 2014

falconblog:

By Mary Liebowitz, Social Engagement Manager

“Authentic” is so overused when talking about social media and brand messaging. “Don’t forget to be human” was the catchphrase of 2013. “Transparency” was every other word out of marketers’ mouths.

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allthingseurope:

Vienna, Austria (by *Vasek*)

allthingseurope:

Vienna, Austria (by *Vasek*)

maptacular:

Maps and Monsters
Via the New York Review of Books:
“If animals are not only bons à manger but also bons à penser (good to eat, good to think with), according to the celebrated dictum of Claude Lévi-Strauss, then monsters, while perhaps less inviting to the palate, make even better food for thought. Themselves the direct and fanciful products of attempts to understand phenomena, they appear in a wonderful variety of forms on the maps drawn up by medieval and Renaissance cartographers, as Joseph Nigg and Chet van Duzer show in two resplendently illustrated and thoughtful recent studies. Scylla and Charybdis, sea serpents and pristers offer a range of explanations for natural phenomena, such as whirlpools and reefs; indeed the abundant stories that Homer and Ovid tell draw up a wonderful narrative geography as much as a mythical history.”

maptacular:

Maps and Monsters

Via the New York Review of Books:

If animals are not only bons à manger but also bons à penser (good to eat, good to think with), according to the celebrated dictum of Claude Lévi-Strauss, then monsters, while perhaps less inviting to the palate, make even better food for thought. Themselves the direct and fanciful products of attempts to understand phenomena, they appear in a wonderful variety of forms on the maps drawn up by medieval and Renaissance cartographers, as Joseph Nigg and Chet van Duzer show in two resplendently illustrated and thoughtful recent studies. Scylla and Charybdis, sea serpents and pristers offer a range of explanations for natural phenomena, such as whirlpools and reefs; indeed the abundant stories that Homer and Ovid tell draw up a wonderful narrative geography as much as a mythical history.”

(via fuckyeahcartography)