The aesthetics of tropical fish prove that nature is the best graphic designer
And these fish prove it.
Vintage Russian circus ads are unexpectedly trippy
Prepare to swing off the trapeze of the mind and into... The Twilight Zone.
The FTC has taken Uber‘s money and is giving it to Uber drivers
As it struggles to turn a profit, the ride-sharing service’s legal and public-relations woes are still compounding.
Electric cars were cooler in the ’70s
Eat your heart out, Elon Musk.
What we loved this week
Here’s the entertainment that got us through the week of July 9, 2018.
How to beat LinkedIn: The Game
A strategy guide for using a semi-pointless social network in all the wrong ways.
Working out in the morning makes you healthier
Working out in the evening makes you happier.
An ice shelf melts and the world’s sea levels gain an inch
The sea level will rise many feet over the next hundred years, but the impact of a single shelf is huge.
The online status indicator is dead
Instagram: stop snitching.
The Tesla magic is gone
An corporate analyst estimated that almost a quarter of Tesla Model 3 orders may have been canceled. People who canceled their orders were driven by a variety of reasons.
Enjoy these classic works of art reinterpreted as toast
#KunstGeschichteAlsBrotbelag is a good, German internet thing.
Tomorrow 124: Facing Off an Impossible Mission
Nobody Does Tom Cruise like Tom Cruise, except Philip Seymour Hoffman.
Soylent, but make it summery
Soylent’s newest flavor is actually pretty refreshing.
What really scares teens?
We asked Gen Z to watch bad horror movies about Facebook, the dark web, and more, so you don’t have to.
Trump wants to endanger endangered animals even further
I guess they’re just pivoting to pure evil at this point.
Uber drivers are officially employees in New York state
Hopefully benefits are coming next.
‘Generation Wealth’ is a sprawling chronicle of decadence and decay
The new documentary from Lauren Greenfield offers a critical but compassionate look at our bizarre, late capitalist world.
Single pollutants combine in the air like Voltron, may be making everything worse
Industrial pollutants link up with other chemicals and spur the formation of clouds, which have a huge influence on the climate.
How does gentrification look from the other side of ‘Hamilton’?
Daveed Diggs’ new movie ‘Blindspotting’ takes a stark look at a changing Oakland.
Chance the false media savior
An artist notoriously hostile to negative press buying a media outlet raises questions about what he really wants.