Xeni Jardin

Boing Boing editor/partner and tech culture journalist Xeni Jardin hosts and produces Boing Boing's in-flight TV channel on Virgin America airlines (#10 on the dial), and writes about living with breast cancer. Diagnosed in 2011. @xeni on Twitter. email: xeni@boingboing.net.

A ghost's daily schedule


By Marc Johns.

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The otherworldly photography and video art of Reuben Wu


Reuben Wu may be best-known as a co-founding member of the band Ladytron, but the Liverpool-based artist is also a photographer and video director. Here are some of the fantastic photographs you can find on his website, Tumblr, Behance, and Facebook.

Vice/Noisey recently premiered a gorgeous new music video he directed for Xu Xu Fang: "Friend to the Unknown.” There's a "behind the scenes" feature here, more shots here, and the video is below.








[via Asylum Art]

In life, pick two


Doghouse Diaries.

Interactive U.S. map of Fall foliage, as it progresses toward winter


Are you wondering when the leaves will peak in your area? Here's a chronological data map of leaves changing color throughout the USA.

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Babies dressed up like Die Antwoord

EaPG9[via, thanks Eric Mittleman!]

Funny unmotivational coffee mugs by Emily McDowell

hilariouslyawesomemugs012 Wonderful mugs for hot beverage and daily inspiration by illustrator and funny lady Emily McDowell.

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White Lion and Lioness (photo from the Boing Boing Flickr Pool)


White Lion and Lioness, a photo shared by readers Ria en Reinier Mensink in the Boing Boing Flickr Pool.

Anacapri dog (photo from the Boing Boing Flickr Pool)


Anacapri dog, a photo shared by reader Capri Violin in the Boing Boing Flickr Pool.

Video: 87 Bounces

Brilliant short film by HOTU.

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Watch two new NASA spacewalks, live, over the next two weeks


Two astronauts and two cosmonauts are preparing for a pair of spacewalks over the next two weeks--and one of them is tomorrow, Wednesday, October 15. You can watch both spacewalks live on NASA TV, and coverage of the spacewalk will begin at 7 a.m. Eastern.

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Holly Herndon, “Home.” Music video on surveillance, overlaid with spy tech firm logos

Cyberpop assemblage of found textures and fragmented voices. This video from Holly Herndon looks like it came right out of one of Cory Doctorow's novels.

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Ticket Giveaway! LA music event, 10/18: The Relationship ft. Brian Bell of Weezer, and Gavin Turek


Come celebrate Halloween with a night of funky synthwave and disco on Saturday October 18 with us: Twilight Sessions at the Village Studios. Artists include The Relationship ft. Brian Bell of Weezer, Gavin Turek, Happy Hollows, and Misun.

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The textile art of Michelle Kingdom


“I create tiny worlds in thread to capture elusive yet persistent inner voices,” explains textile artist Michelle Kingdom:

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Every Curve: Biggie and Tupac lyrics embroidered in vintage lingerie by Zoe Buckman


Artist Zoe Buckman's text-and-textiles installation Every Curve “explores the both contradictory and complementary influences of Feminism and Hip-hop.”

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Wasting Time


By John Atkinson of webcomic Wrong Hands.