· Apr 28, 2015 at 2:32 pm
Facebook’s ‘People You May Know’ is often just a conglomeration of porn stars and shirtless folks who think they’re porn star–and occasionally Shelley Long (true story). But occasionally Facebook’s algorithm is far more pointedly insidious.
Such was the case for spoken word poet Kevin Kantor, who found himself staring at a picture of his rapist, a feeling he described as “the closest to a crime scene I’ve ever been.”
· Apr 27, 2015 at 12:48 pm
You’re 16. You’re in school. You’re sitting in class. You have a crush on another student — you’ve fallen hard. You can’t stop thinking about them. You suspect the feelings are mutual — but you don’t know. You’re afraid to just come right out and ask, verbally — afraid of the crushing weight of rejection. But you both wear an Apple Watch.
· Apr 26, 2015 at 8:46 am
looking to find a solution to the shrinking bird population in urban areas, klaas kuiken consulted with the vogelbescherming (dutch bird association)
to conceive the ‘birdhouse rooftile’, a design which offers more places in which our feathered friends may rest and feed within the city.
The article itself is hard to read but the idea is pretty cool.