Cloudflare provides security and domain name services for millions of the most prominent sites on the web. The company has built a solid reputation for its secure encryption and one of the key factors in its system is a wall of 100 lava lamps in the lobby of its San Francisco headquarters.
What you’re seeing is a valuable painting being partially dissolved on purpose.
Unless you’ve done the right thing and moved yourself into a secluded cave for the next four years, after spending each day enduring a constant stream of depressing news on social media, you can probably relate to the animated characters in Ari Weinkle’s short film, Moodles, who collapse into giant piles of limp,…
We wouldn’t blame you for thinking that Julius Horsthuis spent weeks designing and animating his sci-fi short, Fraktaal, using 3D software. But as the artist reveals, “It so happens that I’m a lazy animator.” So he instead relied on complex mathematical fractal patterns to automatically generate the alien worlds and…
Hi Whitenoise, Hackerspace, Groupthink, Powder Room, Odeck, Tay, Oppo, Backtalk, Clashtalk, CrossTalk, Gawrker, and The Salad Bowl, how are you fairing this fine fall evening? I’ve been pulling late/all nighters in the lab helping a friend on a project, so I’ve been eating salad for dinner for two nights and will…
Here’s the thing about NASA’s rocket scientists: They’re smart. And maybe a little weird. When you get literal rocket scientists to channel their energy into something silly like a pumpkin carving contest, the results are bound to be incredible. Seriously:
It doesn’t matter what medium you choose, animation is a tedious process requiring you to painstakingly bring every frame to life. But it’s even more challenging when your brush is an LED flashlight, the air is your canvas, and you can’t actually see what you just drew.
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Here is a brief clip of Washington defensive line coach Jim Tomsula firing up his players before Sunday’s game against the Eagles. He looks at his linemen and yells, “Everybody play naked! Butt-ass naked! Everybody play butt-ass naked!”
Don’t be ridiculous. You and I both know that men are actually just apes, incapable of communicating by means of anything other than grunts and, in exceptionally intelligent specimens, basic sign language
Hello lovies! I have a Big Event™ coming up on Friday and it occurred to me literally this morning that this is the first time I’m ever going to have to do my own hair for an event of this caliber.
It's been brought to my attention that I eat like a middle-aged bachelor. Here's proof.
Hello, gentlemen! Noted commerce and hip-hop music site recently ran this post about buying the perfect engagement ring.
who the fuck are you???
8pm drunk chat
I don't hate pigeons more than I hate possums, but it's a really close thing.
So I keep seeing this post floating around on Tumblr, where many fine folks seem to think that this is a fantastic and highly effective commentary on the way women in media are often criticized for their attire.
So I totally forgot I wrote this earlier this year, and was reminded of it last night. In the absence of actually writing things (I swear I have more bad Netflix coming!) I'm just gonna recycle this and go back to my tort-feasing hole for the next ten days. <3