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weekend links #44

Weekend Links is a collection of the interesting bits and pieces that I’ve come across on the streets and online. The weekly post is my chance to share with you a few things from the week, in a list compiled during the weekend. I hope you enjoy them as well.

A few things I enjoyed over the last week:
1. Watching this video about translucent tape art in Amsterdam
2. Preparing menus for Thanksgiving and Christmas with inspiration from Sweet Paul (pictured above)
3. Feeling a bit cozier after spotting these socks and this sweater
4. Viewing this infographic comparing education with incarceration in the US
5. Being awed by 2,000 suspended dandelions by Swiss artist Regine Ramseier (pictured below, via colossal)
6. Seeing images of foraging for truffles in Umbria
7. Eating a meal at Proef with Liz, Jenn, Lauren, and Ellen
8. Finding the new digital magazine Contents, with insights about my field of work

Weekend Links #39

Weekend Links is a collection of the interesting bits and pieces that I’ve come across on the streets and online. The weekly post is my chance to share with you a few things from the week, in a list compiled during the weekend. I hope you enjoy them as well.

A few things I enjoyed over the last week:
1. Spotting a photo of this beautiful work of street art by Remed (via unurth)
2. Buying tickets to see First Aid Kit on 8 December in Amsterdam
3. Planning a short jaunt over to Copenhagen next week
4. Seeing an infographic which visualizes American ancestry, which is largely German (via curiosity counts)
5. Watching Ed van der Elsken’s short films of Amsterdam in the ’80s (via @Ellenbokkinga)

a village of 100

With the world population now over 7 billion, it can be hard to comprehend just how many people share our planet. These infographics by Toby Ng Design try to make this just a bit more imaginable by presenting stats if the world were a village of 100 people. Here are a few favorites, see more here (via SG1).

the perfect drink infographic

A colorful collection of infographics by Brazilian illustrator Fabio Rex depicting how to make the perfect drink. See more here (via datavisualization.ch)