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[Video Link] Sculptor Tom Sachs made this wonderful seven-and-a-half minute film about his loved for the wondrous properties of plywood. This makes me want to run out, by a sheet, and start making stuff out of it, like this chair I saw in a photo of a house designed by architect John Lautner in 1947.

Mark Frauenfelder

Mark Frauenfelder

Mark Frauenfelder is the editor-in-chief of Make magazine, and the founder of the popular Boing Boing blog.


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  1. Maker8 on said:

    Watch out! The video is safe, but one of the author’s websites linked to from the Youtube description appears to be compromised. NOD 32 reports that contains a trojan, while Google flags the site as potentially harmful.

    Cool video, though.

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