I believe all we need are simple things. I think simple things have all the answers which is why people find them beautiful.
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Grid shapes by Claudio Salas.
From the National Geographic article:
Over the past few decades, genetic research has revealed two deep truths about people. The first is that all humans are closely related—more closely related than all chimps, even though there are many more humans around today. Everyone has the same collection of genes, but with the exception of identical twins, everyone has slightly different versions of some of them. Studies of this genetic diversity have allowed scientists to reconstruct a kind of family tree of human populations. That has revealed the second deep truth: In a very real sense, all people alive today are Africans.
Whatever you spend your time on, it’s all you have.
– watchmaker Faramarz
Fronted by the great Jackie Wilson.
People say nothing is impossible, but I do nothing everyday.
—Winnie The Pooh (A.A. Milne)
Dave Winer’s post about what Google is up to now. If you’re seeing this on my site and you’re using Chrome you can see what he’s talking about in the address bar where my ‘favicon/site icon’ is supposed to be.
I don’t even have a mailing list sign-up form on my site, and Google makes it sound like visiting [...]
The textual detail is impressive. Rhinos are struggling against extinction. So are humans. Maybe because we are encumbered…