Oh man: Friday!! At last!
Tiiiiime for some linkages… es… s.
An interactive “then and now” photo comparison of several New York monuments and skyscrapers.
There are many more photos on this site, but these are the photo comparisons. Really well executed.
This is a great little zoomable map using a source map from 1858 that was lovingly scanned and stitched together in a Google Maps-like interface. Very cool.
Suggested by Matt G.
This is a fascinating piece. It’s surprising what the choices were for some people. You might be surprised.
“Your mouse moves the kitten catcher. Break the kittens fall and land them safely. Or not.”
Sent in by Sheena F.
From Cape Town, South Africa, calligrapher Andrew van der Merwe carves intricate calligraphy into the beaches of Africa and then skillfully photographs them.
Sent along by Ashy.
Happy, happy Friday everybody.