Architect Ricardo Bofill bought an abandoned cement factory in Barcelona and converted it to use as his business offices, creative studio, and home. He spent two years remodeling it into an inspiring and overwhelmingly spacious headquarters. (via b3ta)
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A Flapper's Dictionary. It's no wonder your grandma can't keep up with internet slang; she already learned a different version of hep talk. (via Boing Boing)
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The History of Cats and Dolphins Together On The Internet. With enough "Squee!" and "Awww" to last you all day long.
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The massive amounts of carbon dioxide we produce are finding their way into the oceans. The acidification of the seas is already changing the balance of nature underwater.
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So Ikea is outsourcing its manufacturing to a country where unions are weaker and wages are lower, because the standard of living is lower. On the bright side, the USA really needs the jobs. (via Metafilter)
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The entire film The Godfather, recreated in a one-minute continuous take. And just like the original , you'll probably have to watch it twice to follow the story.
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Miles per Gallon or Gallons per Mile? "The relationship between the amount of gas consumed by a vehicle and its MPG rating isn’t linear … it’s curvilinear."