I’ve always been mesmerized by the work of designer Jeff Berg. His primary medium is Flash, but he’s savant-like in a variety of areas. Weather, subway signage, geometry — it’s all fodder for visualization and interaction. Plus, he’s pretty good at his day job.
I’m a coral nerd and an unrepentant adult fan of LEGO bricks, so I figured why not attempt a completely instruction-free build of a squishy, curvaceous reef out of hard plastic 90° angles. Certainly I get the irony of making a model of corals from non-biodegradable plastics, but maybe that’s the point (and part of […]
A few months ago I embarked on the Sisyphean task of organizing the LEGO collection in our house. I mean, let’s be truthful: it’s my collection, but my children have historically been the happy recipients of sets that I have ultimately folded into the larger pile of bricks over time. And what a long time it […]
You know how a vaccine is really just a little bit of the same thing that makes you sick in the service of building your defenses against the thing? OK, good. There are lots of people seeking respite from the real world this crazy year from TV and movies that take our minds off the […]