A giant flock of sheep completely blocked all of the ensuing traffic for miles on a small roadway in Viña del Mar, Chile. The incredible sight caused filmmaker Alejandro Blas Glucevic to proclaim “ESTA ES MI TIERRA” (This is my land!).
The BBC has officially announced that the Doctor from Doctor Who and his faithful companion Clara will be facing a brand-new monster named Block 3 in the newest season of the long-running series. Block 3, who bears a striking resemblance to the Big Daddy character from the popular video game BioShock, is scheduled to first show its face in episodes five and six during the same time that Game of Thrones actress Maisie Williams will be guest starring on the show.
images via BBC
Jerry Seinfeld recently made an appearance on The Late Show and reversed the show’s usual roles by trading places with and interviewing host David Letterman. Before physically switching chairs, Seinfeld pointed out the height difference between Letterman’s desk and the guest’s chair.
i/o is an ASCII art photo booth consisting of a modified typewriter, a camera, and an Arduino controller. The interactive installation creates “instant” portraits–in actuality the typewriter must type each character individually in a process that is both lengthy and quite noisy. i/o was created by Moscow-based media artist Dmitry Morozov (::vtol::).
photos via Dmitry Morozov
When Philip Wang discovered a troop of baby foxes in his Princeton, New Jersey backyard, he took the opportunity to photograph them with the help of his daughter Alice. In an interview with Philly.com, Wang described how he came across the vulpine youngsters in his yard.
I see red foxes a few times a year, so I know we have foxes around, but last week I heard like a soft ‘meowing’ like a cat near a shed. And then I saw that they were very young foxes and started taking their pictures everyday. And they are very, very cute.
photos via Philly.com
PBS Game/Show host Jamin Warren muses on crowdfunding and video games in a recent video in the series. Warren specifically looks at developer Double Fine, Tim Schafer, and the funding and release of Broken Age.
In this week’s vlog, Jamin shares his thought on the contract that is formed between the backer of a crowdfunding project and the person running the project. In short, what should we expect when we back a project on something like Kickstarter or Indiegogo?