From quarks and stuff to smart machines making more smart machines…in just under 20 minutes: a ► history of the entire world, i guess (through May 2017, at least).
Videos, paintings, pictures, maps, animations and other pleasures for your eyes and ears.
Spend four minutes with ► Adelene Koh, a (maybe the only) hand bookbinder in Singapore. Beautiful work (and thoughts on) rebinding old books.
A beautiful moment to witness → ► 66 year old Bodybuilder William Reed sees color for first time.
View the trailer for ► Wes Anderson’s new stop-motion film Isle of Dogs, which he says is heavily influenced by Akira Kurosawa!
Tom Gauld on Twitter: “Useful abbreviations for the time-pressed online reader”. Time to celebrate…Tom has a new book, Baking with Kafka, coming out. If you don’t have all of Gauld’s books, you should!
“Robin Hanson, research associate at the Future of Humanity Institute of Oxford University, ► speaks to his upcoming book, The Age of Em: Work, Love, and Life when Robots Rule the Earth. It’s a unique look into the social and economic effects of whole brain emulation.”