Unbelievable “nail houses” around the world


In China, a “nail house” is a home whose resident refuses to leave in order to make way for new construction. Builders have to elaborately construct around it, often leaving behind an eyesore so awesome that it’s almost a sculpture. Here are some of the most famous examples of nail houses. Continue reading “Unbelievable “nail houses” around the world”

Amazing Photographs Of New York City


The New York City Skyline At Night From New Jersey

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Source: Scott Hudson

Times Square At Midnight On New Years Eve

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One man, 100,000 toothpicks, and 35 years: An incredible kinetic sculpture of San Francisco


One man, 100,000 toothpicks, and 35 years: An incredible kinetic sculpture of San Francisco wood toothpicks sculpture San Francisco multiples
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You need to watch the video at the end of this post!  This is CRAZY AMAZING ART that moves!

Scott Weaver’s amazing piece, made with over 100,000 toothpicks over the course of 35 years, is a depiction of San Francisco, with multiple ball runs that allow you to go on “tours” of different parts of the city. It will be on display in the Tinkering Studio until June 19th!

tinkering.exploratorium.edu

Continue reading “One man, 100,000 toothpicks, and 35 years: An incredible kinetic sculpture of San Francisco”

Amazing spans, and some beautiful pictures


I do not know where some of these are located.  If you know can you post the location in the comments?  Thanks!

This is yet another post where a person had gathered a few amazing pictures of some beautiful bridges, and another person had added a few spans, and I found that some real interesting bridges/shots where missing. So here they are… a number of spans that are just great looking.

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