Every week or so, we find 5 thought-provoking, curious or fun links. And share them with you. Because we find the internet pretty distracting.
- An Ode to Elder Scrolls: Video game fan and DC Comics artist Tyler Kirkham spent $50,000 and more than 2 years creating a man-cave in his basement, straight out of the Elder Scrolls fantasy video game.
- A Brief History of the @ and the #: Keith Houston, etymologist and author of the book Shady Characters, takes us in for a closer look at 2 popular symbols of punctuation.
- Eggplant Emoji: Banned on Instagram, the famed eggplant emoji has become the most phallic food.
- Albert Einstein Font: A Kickstarter campaign aims to bring a touch of genius to your projects by recreating the handwriting of everyone’s favorite physicist. Their methodology is impressive.
- 23 1/2 hours: [VIDEO] Dr. Mike Evans shows how a simple 30 minute walk a day can drastically improve your health in this white board animation.