Let’s check in on a nasty argument taking place on a bonsai-growing subreddit

Put a group of people who are passionate about any conceivable topic online together and it won’t be long before they’re tearing each other’s throats out over the most inscrutable shit. Case in point: The (apparently thriving) community of passionate bonsai g…

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Exploring Somerset’s garden of earthly delights

An aerial walkway is among the wonders at the spectacular Hadspen estate open to the publicIf you walk left on entering the Newt in Somerset, past the shop selling artisanal wares, up the slope and into the deer park, you will arrive at an avenue of pines edg…

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Towards Principled Reactive UI

This is a followup to my post about a year ago, Towards a unified theory of reactive UI. It is a deeper exploration of the question: “what is the best way to express reactive UI in Rust?”

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Bringing a Katana to a Gunfight

A recent trailer for Cyberpunk 2077’ was upsetting to a lot of people of color in my gaming circles. Most notably, my Asian diaspora friends were abuzz by the blatant orientalism in a segment about an in-game gang called the Tyger Claws.Read more…

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Wire Tree Wunderkind

(Loud Music) There are lots of videos out there of artists making bonsai trees out of twisted wire. What makes this particular clip so impressive is that the artist creating the amazing sculpture is a little girl who couldn’t be more than 10-years-old.

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30 Best Fake Plants for Your Office

If you want to add color and warmth to your office, but don’t want the hassle of dealing with plant care, here’s a list of the best fake plants to consider.

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Watch Chilling Footage of the Hiroshima & Nagasaki Bombings in Restored Color

“You saw nothing in Hiroshima. Nothing,” says Eiji Okada in the opening of Alain Resnais’ Hiroshima mon amour. “I saw everything,” replies Emmanuelle Riva. “Everything.” The film goes on to show the effects of the American atomic-bomb attack that devastated t…

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Mini Bonsai Trees Can Grow Full-Sized Apples, Quinces, and Pomegranates

Mini Bonsai Trees Can Grow Full-Sized Apples, Quinces, and Pomegranates
Did you know that tiny Bonsai fruit trees can bear full-sized fruit just like their naturally growing counterparts? Despite their tiny stature, these mini Bonsai are mighty fruit bearers …

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Katie Holten

Katie Holten’s Irish Tree Alphabet (A-Z), 2020, is based on an agreeable, legible conceit: matching each letter of the ABCs with the silhouette of a specific tree. Read her twenty-six original pictograms and they become a new language, or at least a new way o…

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Umi Sushi Debuts Its Elegant Covered Patio Featuring a Towering Bonsai Tree

The Bonsai Room at Umi in Buckhead features an eight-foot bonsai tree

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Yoshiokubo And Reebok To Deliver A Collaboration Around The Instapump Fury And Club C

It’s become crystal clear that one of the main focuses for the Reebok family this season is to bombard the market with a slew of collaborative projects. Lately, the Boston-headquartered brand has ramped up their footwear partnerships with many an imprint incl…

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Jack Hartnell: At the Huntington

There​ is a long history of Europeans bringing buildings to California. A Christian mission has stood in some form or other at San Diego de Alcalá since 1769, testifying to the colonial…

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Elif Shafak’s Diary: Cutting my own hair, what bonsai trees tell us about the world, and the dark side of digital

As much as I have missed live festivals, there are things about holding digital events during the Covid crisis that I find incredibly valuable. 

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Sooth yourself with these terrariums and nature pics

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As promised, here’s a update on the mini orchid terrarium I created in a @laredoute_uk glass storage box. I thought my original design, shown in picture three, was a bit too simplistic so I decided to create something a bit more t…

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Elusive is Back with a New Dome of Doom Album

‘Horizons’ LP is scheduled for October 9 release.
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Amazon small business gift guide: Stocking stuffers, Prime Day credits, more

Next up, we are taking a closer look at the 2020 Amazon Small Business Gift Guide. After seeing what its tech, home, beauty, and toy sections have to offer, it’s time to dive into some of the smaller operations Amazon is celebrating this year and the plethora…

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Pandemic is perfect time to savor the gardens at St. Paul’s Como Park

The pandemic is a perfect time to savor the gardens at St. Paul’s Como Park.

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Azuma Makoto’s Provocative Botanical Sculptures, in “Flower Punk”

Andrea Scott introduces Alison Klayman’s documentary about Azuma Makoto, a former punk musician who brought his sensibility—part poet, part mad scientist—to the unlikely medium of floral art.

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These Are Some Cool Quarantine Projects! (40 PICS)

These Are Some Cool Quarantine Projects! (40 PICS)

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If you’re tired of the royal family, you’re tired of life

COMMENT: It’s the world’s longest running reality show and I’ve no plans to stop watching.

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