Diamond Route Japan went all in on this gorgeous series of tourism ads. Their living samurai spirit ad taps into the romantic view of Japan depicted in their renowned epic period films.
The "diamond route" is the company's nickname for regional tourism in three prefectures: Fukushima, Tochigi and Ibaraki north of Tokyo. For many outside of Japan, their only association for Fukushima is the nuclear plant damaged in the 2011 tsunami, but that affected area is about 10% of the prefecture. The area is known for its snow and winter sports:
• History. Discover the Living Samurai Spirit (YouTube/ Diamond Route Japan via MeFi)
The Giant Magellan Telescope is a marvel of engineering, and Dr. Patrick McCarthy explains the years-long process to make an optic mirror that costs over $20 million.
Cody from Cody’s lab had some elemental tin and a new rolling press, so he decided to craft a tin can from actual tin.
Yusuke Aonuma created these amazing symmetrical sculptures by arranging dandelion achenes, the technical term for individual bits of wispy white dandelion fluff.
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