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The Wizard of Oz Book Sculpture

Helen Baker’s book sculpture shows a literary journey down the Yellow Brick Road. Follow Dorothy page by page in this work displayed at the Bath Central Library in the UK during July. Link -via Lustik

The Field of Dreams and Five Other Movie Pilgrimages You Can Make

Whenever I’m traveling and people find out where I’m from, 90 percent of the time, the reaction is, “Iowa! Have you been to the Field of Dreams?” I’m a little embarrassed to say the answer is no, I’ve never set foot in Dyersville. But thanks to the purchase that was made earlier this week, I [...]

The Late Movies: Muppets Singing Classic Songs

For your viewing pleasure, here are fourteen great Muppets performances — some involving the original artists! Danny Boy The three least articulate Muppets share their brilliant, touching interpretation of “Danny Boy.” While My Guitar Gently Weeps Floyd performs a touching cover, alone on the fire escape. School’s Out Alice Cooper, some pyrotechnics, and a host of Halloween-ish Muppets tear it up! Stand [...]

Liquid Bricks Turn a Road’s Surface Bouncy

(Video Link) It looks like the surface of a road has suddenly turned aqueous! This is actually an art installation by Benjamin Boré in Bourges, France. Although there’s not much information, an introductory video shows several people ripping up a section of brick road and putting a water mattress under the surface. That’s why it’s so [...]

A Machine That Builds Brick Roads

(Video Link) This video allegedly shows a machine that can lay 400 yards of brick road a day. But I can’t find any information about it beyond Internet buzz. What do you think — is it real? via Gizmodo