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Shannon Connellan

  • These Origami-Like Shapes are Almost Unrecognisable as Furniture

    Yep, you can put your books, coffee and butt on them.

  • See the Eye-Opening Pictures from the 2015 World Press Photo Contest

    The world's best photojournalism.

  • Food Artists Bompas & Parr Make Bespoke Cocktails Based on Your DNA

    These cocktails could not be more biologically bespoke.

  • You Can Now Play Cards Against Humanity On Your Phone

    The 'party game for horrible people' is now online.

  • Derek Zoolander and Hansel Close Valentino AW15 at Paris Fashion Week

    Behold, the perfect publicity stunt to announce the Zoolander sequel dates.

  • Airbnb's Latest Terrifying Stay is Snuggled In the End of This Ski Jump

    Checkout is via zipline. Really.

  • What if Wes Anderson Directed X-Men?

    Would watch.

  • The Very Best's New Music Video Uses Beads as 8-Bit Pixels

    Mario should've tried more dance-offs to beat the bosses.

  • Litter All You Want With These Plantable Coffee Cups

    Going one better than recyclable cups, these Kickstarter gems are ticking seed bombs.

  • Oscar-Winning Documentary Citizenfour Was Streaming Online Free — But Not Legally

    Sit in on the Snowden chats that changed everything.

  • Ikea Furniture Will Soon Be Able to Wirelessly Charge Your Smartphone

    The Swedish furniture giants are bringing wireless charging technology home.

  • Bjork's New Video Will Be Available for Oculus Rift

    Classic ahead-of-the-curve Bjork.

  • Flight Facilities Make Their 'Weapon of Choice' Sam Rockwell for New Video

    Sam Rockwell tries his hand at a Christopher Walken.

  • Is the World's Most Expensive Ice Cream Scoop Worth It?

    We're not sold on this $800 scoop.

  • Honey On Tap: The Crowdfunded Australian Beehive That Raised Millions

    Honey's just gone hive to jar.

  • These Custom Walnut Turntables are Kickstarter's Latest Gem

    You've never played 'Norwegian Wood' like this.

  • Could Richard Linklater Be Considering a Boyhood Sequel?

    Poor Ellar Coltrane thought he was out of the water.

  • Victor Solomon's Stained Glass Basketball Hoops are Too Pretty to Slam Dunk

    "Literally balling."

  • Alex Chinneck's Newest Installation Shouldn't Be Tried at Home

    The London artist installed this overnight. Overnight.

  • This Crowdfunded Bike Umbrella Might Actually Work

    After various shockers, here's a design we'd take for a spin.

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