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3D Print Your Own Banksy Art-Shredder Frame

One maker has taken it upon himself to create a replica of Banksy’s art-shredding frame, following the roll-up-and-hide-it concept, and has shared his design files for others to build from as well.

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Googly Eye Fridge Magnets

Googly Eye Fridge Magnets

When I post a photo on my fridge, I don’t really want the magnet to steal attention away from the photo. So I have these tiny square rare-earth magnets (super strong) that I just place along the photo edge somewhere, where they don’t draw attention to themselves. However… I think making them into googly eyes is an awesome idea!

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A Photo Op Not to be Missed…

A Photo Op Not to be Missed…

…if you happen to have a vehicle with about 300,000 units on the odometer. From Alan Parekh’s always-delightful Hacked Gadgets.

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Sad bookshelf is sad…

Sad bookshelf is sad…

…because everyone’s got an iPad. Or a Kindle.

It’s the work of Waynesville, NC, designer Blaine Johnston, aka Red F Studios.

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Stigler’s Law of Eponymy

A comment on this morning’s cometarium post reminded me of this famous axiom in the history of science: “No scientific discovery is named after its original discoverer.” Stigler’s Law is named for University of Chicago statistician Stephen Stigler, who attributes it to sociologist Robert K. Merton. [Thanks, Rahere!]

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