Notes from the design studio, Revision

  • Follow: @Todayscuriousity

    @Todayscuriousity is the work of Kensuke Koike. Vintage photos, a few snips and a few tricks. Always a fun unexpected result.      If you'd lik...
  • Physics?

    So this is an autogyro. It may look like a helicopter but it's waaaaay weirder. The top propellor is unpowered and only spins due to side winds cre...
  • Follow: @bridge_city_tool_works

    Bridge City Tool Works is a very rare breed. They make innovative, high quality tools for woodworking without pandering to an antique aesthetic. I ...
  • Recommended listen: Revisionist Histories

    Revisionist Histories (no relation) is the best podcast. Malcolm Gladwell takes a second look at stories you think you know. The guy is a next leve...
  • Here's the thing: Herring Blade

    Just backed CW&T’s latest Kickstarter: Herring Blade. It's a super thin utility knife. No moving parts and it's been fussed over for about a ye...
  • Listen here: Built from Sand

    Built from Sand by 99% Invisible 99% Invisible is a staple of anyone in the ID world. For anyone reading Curio and uninitiated to industrial design...
  • Here's the thing: Candle Brick

    Candle Brick, designed by Sebastian Bergne, is a candle holder made with the most basic of construction materials: Brick.  "Locally sourced clay ...
  • This exists: r/CatsStandingUp

    Subreddit: catsstandingup - Reddit is doing the hard work of keeping the internet weird. On this subreddit, people post pictures of cats… wait for ...
  • Here's the thing: Toolbox

    A toolbox prototype from Anthony Guex.  A cohesive form combining sharps and rounds with finesse and defined only by a couple of 2D surfaces. All b...
  • But, how random?

    Generating a random number, a truly unpredictable number, is no small feat for a computer. And random numbers are super important for cryptology an...
  • Recommended listen: David's Ankles

    Fun fact, Michelangelo's David has weak ankles. Cracks have formed over the last 500 years and it's in serious trouble if an earthquake hits Floren...
  • Watch this: A Life on Our Planet

    David Attenborough's latest documentary is a thing of beauty. We've all heard a lot about sustainability in the last twenty or so years and most of...