Five Things Friday With Dead CDs! 💿

Happy Friday! This week on 5TF, I’m sharing:

  1. Atlas Obscura’s list of wonderfully specific museums!
  2. Michael Massaia’s haunting black and white photos of New York’s Central Park when nobody is around.
  3. This week, I learned that CDs can die.
  4. Cat Pianos, Sound-Houses, and other imaginary musical instruments.
  5. Joshua Smith’s amazingly detailed miniature urban worlds.

Have a great weekend!

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Five Things Friday With Sand Sculptures!🏖

Happy Friday! This week on 5TF, I’m sharing:

  1.  Japanese scientist Hirofumi Kawano created this time-lapse video that show the fascinating transformation of a Hercules Rhinoceros beetle from the larval stage to an adult, fully-grown beetle.
  2. Toshihiko Hosaka creates gorgeous sand sculptures in and around Japan.
  3. Here are 12 abandoned food trucks.
  4. Magnetic radiation photography by Seb Janiak.
  5. Nick Liefhebber’s colorful patterned collages.

Have a great weekend!

Five Things Friday With Two-Headed Sharks! 🦈

Happy Friday! This week on 5TF, I’m sharing:

  1. New Order, Smiths, and Hall and Oates songs re-imagined as Stephen King book covers!
  2. Cartoonist Phil Jones was rejected by The New Yorker, so he put up a bunch of his rejected cartoons.
  3. Two-headed sharks are popping up everywhere.
  4. Surgeons removed pens from a man’s stomach 36 years after he swallowed them.
  5. Studying the design of a 19th-century mental asylum.

Have an awesome weekend!

Five Things Friday With Flip Books! 📚

Happy Friday! This week on 5TF, I’m sharing:

  1. Plushy stone rugs by Martina Schuhmann.
  2. Sweden’s Museum of Failure will be opening on June 7 of this year.
  3. Spacecraft Cassini, which is currently exploring Saturn’s rings, heard some unexpected noise.
  4. Slimy giant shipworms!
  5. Flip Book Machines on Dioniso Punk!

Have an awesome weekend!

Five Things Friday With Pushpins Shaped Like Planets! 🌎🌌

Happy Friday! This week, I’m sharing:

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  1. An 8-minute animation showing the destruction of Pompeii.
  2. Hand-painted planetary pushpins by Duncan Shotton.
  3. Giant Brahma chickens!
  4. Cult of Weird has some weird book recommendations.
  5. Argentine artist Marta Minujín is creating a Parthenon of banned books from all over the world.

Thanks for reading and have a great weekend!

Five Things Friday With Glass Sea Creatures 🦐🐡🐚🦑

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Happy Friday! This week on 5TF:

  1.  Leopold Blaschka’s intricate glass sea creatures.
  2. What Garden of Earthly Delights abomination are you? Take Dirge Magazine’s quiz!
  3. Rainbow colored nests made by wasps when given colored construction paper to build with.
  4. Vantablack 2.0 is even darker than the first one.
  5. The year 1816 was the “Year Without a Summer“.

Thanks for reading! Have an awesome weekend.