The Price of Being a Superhero in Real Life: Then & Now

The Price of Being a Superhero in Real Life: Then & Now

Posted 11 months ago
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Beautiful Quilled Map of the World

Beautiful Quilled Map of the World

Posted 1 year ago
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The Giant-Size Omnibus of Superpowers

In its 3rd iteration, this is the universe’s most extensive charting of superpowers. The sprawling taxonomy of over 200 superpowers and 600 superheroes and villains spreads over six square feet. Powers from the mighty (Super Strength and Immortality) to the meek (Open Any Window) to the weird (Infinite Mouth Storage) are charted, along with the characters that wield these awesome abilities, spanning the past 75 years of comic book history from the giant publishers like Marvel and DC to indies like IDW, Image, and Dark Horse.

The Giant-Size Omnibus of Superpowers

In its 3rd iteration, this is the universe’s most extensive charting of superpowers. The sprawling taxonomy of over 200 superpowers and 600 superheroes and villains spreads over six square feet. Powers from the mighty (Super Strength and Immortality) to the meek (Open Any Window) to the weird (Infinite Mouth Storage) are charted, along with the characters that wield these awesome abilities, spanning the past 75 years of comic book history from the giant publishers like Marvel and DC to indies like IDW, Image, and Dark Horse.

Posted 1 year ago
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Game of Thrones Season 3 As Infographics

Game of Thrones  season three ended just five days ago and we’ve spent the entire time since missing, thinking about, and analyzing it. And is there a better way of looking back than in graph and chart form? Nope!

Game of Thrones Season 3 As Infographics

Game of Thrones  season three ended just five days ago and we’ve spent the entire time since missing, thinking about, and analyzing it. And is there a better way of looking back than in graph and chart form? Nope!

Posted 1 year ago
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Map Stack, Custom Map Generator by Stamen Design

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Map Stack, Custom Map Generator by Stamen Design

Reblogged 1 year ago from laughingsquid
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The Southern Sky & The Northern Sky, Hand-Printed Star Chart Maps

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The Southern Sky & The Northern Sky, Hand-Printed Star Chart Maps

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Graph of Word Frequencies in They Might Be Giants Lyrics

Graph of Word Frequencies in They Might Be Giants Lyrics

Posted 1 year ago
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Stranger Visions, Portrait Sculptures Generated from Genetic Material Found in Public Places

In the project “Stranger Visions,” artist Heather Dewey-Hagborg creates portrait sculptures of people she has never met, based solely on their DNA.

Stranger Visions, Portrait Sculptures Generated from Genetic Material Found in Public Places

In the project “Stranger Visions,” artist Heather Dewey-Hagborg creates portrait sculptures of people she has never met, based solely on their DNA.

Posted 1 year ago
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Stanley Kubrick Week2001: A Space Odyssey, 1968Cinematography: Geoffrey Unsworth

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Stanley Kubrick Week
2001: A Space Odyssey, 1968
Cinematography: Geoffrey Unsworth

Reblogged 1 year ago from moviesincolor
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Status Board, A Detailed Information Dashboard App For iPad by Panic 

Status Board by Panic is a detailed information dashboard designed for the iPad. The app displays the time and weather, as well as your calendar, email, Twitter, and RSS feeds in an organized, customizable way.

Status Board, A Detailed Information Dashboard App For iPad by Panic

Status Board by Panic is a detailed information dashboard designed for the iPad. The app displays the time and weather, as well as your calendar, email, Twitter, and RSS feeds in an organized, customizable way.

Posted 1 year ago
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One Million Photos Taken From the International Space Station

Nate Bergey has created several data visualizations using 1,129,177 photos taken from the International Space Station. Since most images from the ISS are of land masses, Bergey found that plotting all of the images creates a fuzzy map of the world.

One Million Photos Taken From the International Space Station

Nate Bergey has created several data visualizations using 1,129,177 photos taken from the International Space Station. Since most images from the ISS are of land masses, Bergey found that plotting all of the images creates a fuzzy map of the world.

Posted 1 year ago
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