With fans struggling to come to terms with David Bowie's musical hiatus and likely retirement
, any new Bowie-related material has been eagerly pursued. Last year, the leak of the unreleased album Toy
) slaked the thirst of those needing a Bowie fix. Last week, an unauthorized preview of another Bowie project emerged— Bowie: Object
. First announced in 2010
, the book features 100 objects from Bowie's archive, with text written by the man himself.
posted by kimdog
on Apr 25, 2012 -
"We have assembled objects in the form of a human figure
, objects of all types that we found here each day and selected for their form and color, to obtain a familial nucleus that is the unity through which the individual forms itself and develops its ability to live and realize itself in the world." Artworks by Dario Tironi
. via iGNANT
posted by unliteral
on Jun 8, 2011 -
What the Heck is Shadow DOM?
Browser developers realized that coding the appearance and behavior of HTML elements completely by hand is a) hard and b) silly. So they sort of cheated. They created a boundary between what you, the Web developer can reach and what’s considered implementation details, thus inaccessible to you. The browser however, can traipse across this boundary at will.
posted by netbros
on Jan 18, 2011 -
Unidentified Titan Object
Saturn's moon Titan shows an unusual bright spot that has scientists mystified. The spot, approximately the size and shape of West Virginia, is just southeast of the bright region called Xanadu and is visible to multiple instruments on the Cassini spacecraft.
posted by Diamornte
on May 25, 2005 -