The Robot War, Jakub Rozalski
Coffee is my favorite thing in the world. I needed to hear this.
Turning Bridge-Building Sideways
In 1978, SOM architect Myron Goldsmith and engineer T.Y. Lin created a remarkable structure to span the challenging middle fork of California’s American River. Ruck-A-Chucky Bridge elegantly solves the problem of building a stable, economical structure across a wide, steep gorge by entirely rethinking the principles of bridge-building. A “hanging arc,” the bridge was to be suspended by 80 high-strength cables and balanced by tensile forces. Though unbuilt, Ruck-A-Chucky Bridge stands as a masterwork of innovative design and structural economy to this day. Learn more
Doing nothing is better than being busy doing nothing.
— Lao Tzu (via purplebuddhaproject)
vanityr101 said: In Fight Club the Narrator has Tyler Durden as its Alter Ego. What about yourself? Is it tyler or do you have another? If so. Share with us?
Secret: In college, when I wanted to drink and raise hell, I told people my name was ‘Nick.’ That way, if anyone phoned, looking for ‘Nick’ I’d know it was bad news. I’d tell them, “Nick is dead.”
Self Edge’s Jean Finder is pretty awesome.