July 1, 2012

AFRICAN HEAVY METAL

Botswana is a landlocked country, surrounded by South Africa, Namibia and Zimbabwe. Slightly smaller than Texas, and with just over 2 million people, it is one […]
May 6, 2012

Algie and the Cathedral of Electrons

The enormous pig had been designed by Australian artist Jeffrey Shaw and built by a German company called Ballon Fabrik. On a cold December morning in […]
May 5, 2012

Anderson Cooper

CNN journalist Anderson Cooper has always felt the need to be where the action is and where History unfolds. His personal style is both provocative and […]
May 4, 2012

The Zuck

The day everyone has been waiting for is coming. Facebook’s $11.8 billion initial public offering will make Mark Zuckerberg, who is only 27 years old, one […]
April 21, 2012

Eau de Whale Shit

If you have ever heard that someone feels lower than whale shit at the bottom of the ocean, you have probably imagined something very visually unattractive […]
April 21, 2012

Islamic Banking

During the Islamic Golden Age, which spanned approximately 500 years, between the 8th and 13th centuries, some early forms of capitalism and freemarkets existed. The dinar […]
April 10, 2012

Who’s Afraid of the Big Bad Penis?

A curious Japanese festival involving a princess, a demon and a big iron penis The Kanamara Matsuri (Iron Penis Festival) is held at the beginning of […]
April 10, 2012

Silk Thread Martyrs

Omar Joseph Nasser-Khoury is a young Palestinian and one of the most promising young designers to recently emerge from the Arab world. He was born in […]
April 8, 2012

Master Prankster

In many countries around the world, April Fool’s Day is celebrated on April 1. This day has been celebrated as far back as 536BC in Iran, […]

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