Monday, February 2, 2009

Odds and Ends, Mon 2 February 2009

1. "Snowflakes as you've never seen them before"
For those of us enduring the heatwave in southern Australia ;)

2. "After The Crisis: A Parody of 15 Corporate Logos"

3. "20 Weird Logos That Work (and Why They Do)"

4. "Heavy Metal Band Names", a flow chart by Doogie Horner

5. "Lake Superior State University 2009 List of Banished Words"

6. "Will Dog Cloning Become Mainstream as the Price Drops?"
"A Florida couple has just received a genetic copy of their beloved
 and deceased golden Labrador Sir Lancelot, naming the three-month-old
 puppy Lancelot Encore. The couple paid $155,000 for one of the first
 commercially cloned dogs in the world, and say the money was well

7. "Open-plan offices are making workers sick, say Australian scientists"
"In 90 per cent of the research, the outcome of working in an open-
 plan office was seen as negative, with open-plan offices causing high
 levels of stress, conflict, high blood pressure, and a high staff

8. "Yoshimoto Cube"

9. the. Products
* "Anti-Theft Lunch Bags"
* "Speak-er"