Thursday, August 5, 2010


Atlas pop-up book, by some imaginative scientist at CERN. Here.

Friday, July 30, 2010

coming back

Because it's great news.
If you google "241543903", you'll get images of people with their head in a freezer.

Tuesday, June 15, 2010

doomed (we'd better be)/40 (poooooooooooooooooooooooo)

Have the most annoying sound of the moment always with you. Vuvuzela for iPhone and iPad. Also features a battle mode to test the endurance of the fans (and of their lucky neighbors). Here.

Monday, May 31, 2010

O Rhaeto-Romans, what the hell were you thinking?

Largest ski resort in Switzerland, highest city in Europe, widely recommended for lung disease patients, host of the only European Bandy Championship ever played, in 1913, inspiration for painters and writers throughout its history. Today, May 31, 2010, I am in Davos. And it's snowing.

Friday, May 28, 2010


Today I've met a person who comes out as the 6th suggestion on google if you type the first 4 letters of her first name. If you type in mine, you get "lorem ipsum" and "l'Oréal".

Thursday, May 27, 2010

two good locks, all the time

what goes around comes around

My new year's resolution for 2010 was: relativize the concept of "ridiculous". This involves finding a dignity in any kind of harmless activity, as long as there are people who are enthusiastically willing to practice it.
Therefore, I'm proud to report that the 2010 World Boomerang Championship is starting tomorrow, the 28th of May, in Rome.
Here the website, here the rulebook, here the access plan.