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Panoramic Sistine Chapel

The official Vatican website has a panoramic view of the Sistine Chapel. If you don’t have the opportunity to go and visit it yourself, this could be your best chance to get up close and personal with Michelangelo’s ceiling and the works of other Renaissance artists. Take your virtual tour with or without music. Link [...]

Twitter’s New Design Is Based on the Golden Ratio

The Golden Ratio is a mathematical constant that, since the Renaissance, artists have incorporated into their works as an expression of aesthetic perfection. Doug Bowman of Twitter says that the site’s redesign is directly based upon it: To anyone curious about #NewTwitter proportions, know that we didn’t leave those ratios to chance. This, of course, only applies [...]

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Tumblers

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Tumblers – $29.95 (set of 4) Enjoy your next feast with glass tumblers inspired by Leonardo, Michelangelo, Donatello and Raphael from the NeatoShop. The Renaissance artists? Well, close. We mean the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Link | More fun Glassware & Drinkware