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5 Interesting Links for 06-26-2020

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Steampunk (Art) Artist Tammie Wales shares some of her beautiful steampunk art painted with coffee instead of traditional paints. https://www.boredpanda.com/it-takes-hours-to-paint-steampunk-art-using-real-coffee/ Preventative (Health Care) There have been many attempts to provide … Continue reading

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Things That Make Me Smile No. 216: Behind the Walls of Big Ben

My mom sent me a clipped version of this introduction to the architecture and mechanics of Big Ben because she knows how much I enjoy mechanisms. Well, architecture is only mechanisms with mortar, so I’m sharing the full-length piece. It’s … Continue reading

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5 Interesting Links for 06-05-2020

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Textile (Art) UK artist Helen Thompson uses vintage textiles to give her dog sculptures the appearance of life and to provoke an emotional reaction. https://www.boredpanda.com/textile-dog-sculptures-holy-smoke-helen-thompson/ Doctors (History) The image of … Continue reading

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5 Interesting Links for 05-15-2020

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Miniatures (Art) It’s been some time since this artist has posted a new picture, but feast your eyes on an amazing collection of realistic miniatures going about their tiny lives. … Continue reading

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5 Interesting Links for 04-17-2020

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Household Objects (History) Household objects we now take for granted often have curious or even checkered pasts. Here are some glimpses of how they came to be in our lives. … Continue reading

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