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Category: Cool Things

08/04/2012

Folding Money Origami

Maybe if your money was a form of art if it would encourage you to hold onto it and not spend it. Here are some examples of origami using dollar bills. Hasegawa Yosuke folds the dollars so that the faces are the center and gives them different hats and costumes. There are many many more[…]

08/03/2012

Outdoor Summer Beds

by Cyle
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Nothing beats an afternoon nap outdoors in the summer, especially if you have one of these beds!

07/31/2012

Things I Never Knew

by Cyle
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I came across a long list of facts that many people don’t know. Below is a list of the ones that I was shocked to hear.     Alaska – More than half of the coastline of the entire United States is in Alaska .

07/29/2012

Wildlife Overpasses

by Cyle
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What happens when you build a major highway through a densely populated forest? A lot of animals turn to roadkill. So then you put up fences, but now no animals can get to the other side of the highway. The only solution is to build an overpass for the wildlife to cross. Canada is the[…]

07/28/2012

Leaf Carvings

by Cyle
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A new art coming out of China is leaf carving. This art is very tedious to create. The artist starts by scraping the top layer of the leaf off while leaving the veins in for support. For $25 you can have one of these for yourself (from here).


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