Archive for March 14th, 2010

Album Cover Mix and Match

Christian Marclay is a DJ and a composer of mashups, both audio and visual. He puts album covers together to make mashups that are more than the sum of their parts. Link -via mental_flossmashup, LP, album covers...

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10 Weird Miniature Versions of Normal Animals

Take a look at this lovely and cute collection of miniature copies of some animals, like the horse. Several breeds of horse are less than three feet tall!People sometimes train them as service animals (be the first o...

http://www.neatorama.com/2010/03/14/10-weird-miniature-versions-of-normal-animals/

Murrine Glass Art by Robert Wiener

Murrine glass is an art form using glass that is formed by layering colors and stretching the hot glass into a cane. Then the cane is cut into cross sections, exposing the colors and patterns inside. Robert Wiener is rev...

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7 Cat Species Found in 1 Forest

The Wildlife Conservation Society took a two-year survey of wildlife biodiversity in the Jeypore-Dehing rain forest in India, and found seven different cat species in a 354-square-mile area. This is the highest diversi...

http://www.neatorama.com/2010/03/14/7-cat-species-found-in-1-forest/

Too Lazy to Floss? Get a Zebra.

The photo above was taken by a visitor to the Zurich zoo, who observed a zebra placing its head in the mouth of a hippopotamus. But the hippo had no intention of having the zebra for lunch - it was having its teeth...

http://www.neatorama.com/2010/03/14/too-lazy-to-floss-get-a-zebra/

Chook the Lyrebird

(YouTube link) You might recall Sir David Attenborough introducing us to the lyrebird, a master of mimcry (and later the wonderful remix). Chook the lyrebird lives at the Adelaide Zoo. After a period of construction a...

http://www.neatorama.com/2010/03/14/chook-the-lyrebird/

Skeletonized Oscar

Here in LA, a skeletonized Oscar-esque statue suddenly appeared atop Runyon Canyon days before the awards show last week. For those who don’t know it, Runyon Canyon is a park in Hollywood that’s very popular with...

http://www.neatorama.com/2010/03/14/skeletonized-oscar/




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