Such an insane video.
Another fantastic letterpress piece of work by Joey Roth. This one gives visual representation to the Grind vs the Dream. Grind: Disciplined, incremental movement through reality towards a goal. Dream: A good idea that loses potency as it encounters reality. Printed by Aardvark Letterpress in LA. You can buy one for $35.
The Chiba Institute of Technology in Japan has created a wheelchair robot can use its wheels as “legs” to climb steps.
In case you wanted to see what it was like to walk up one of Los Angeles’ longer flights of stairs. Well, here you go. But don’t say I didn’t warn you about how unexciting it’s going to be. View Larger Map
Photo: Fire Monkey Fish/Flickr/Creative Commons License I’ve been reading a lot about Los Angeles’ secret staircases lately and this one in Silver Lake nicknamed the “Music Box Steps” has just recently been named one of the world’s coolest. A notable claim for a rather unsuspecting staircase. From what I can gather, the staircases are remnants [...]
Oh, I forgot to mention in the headline that it’s done down a flight of steps at a neck-breaking pace of 4 minutes and 27 seconds. [via]