#np The Lonely Island - HUGS (feat. Pharrell) (a social commentary) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0JVwfJGfins
How effing great is this Luter “trailer” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aEwrOnrlERY (no spoilers)
SVA Products of Design grad’s fascinating thesis addressed “ambient energy,” through a combination of serious research and provocative speculative designs.
Damon committed himself to creating a system that would leverage the power of numbers: Looking at the opportunity on a macro, global scale with billions of people harvesting power from constant movement and activity, he envisioned a product, platform, and system called “Harvest.”
Lots of great and fascinating detail, check it out here: Masters Thesis: Hacking the Orchestra of Life: A Movement for Capturing Ambient Energy, by Damon Ahola | Products of Design
Nicely done, Damon!
(Disclosure: I’m on the PoD faculty.)
#np Tove Styrke - Even If I’m Loud It Doesn’t Mean I’m Talking To You https://soundcloud.com/tovestyrke/tove-styrke-even-if-im-loud-it-doesnt-mean-im-talking-to-you
OK Go’s new music video for The Writing’s On the Wall kicks ass: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m86ae_e_ptU
**QUICKLY GETS BACK TO WORK WHILE MUTTERING PROFANITY**
Other than the obvious aw factor, this Dr Indonya’s African Bangalala Babygrows LION is pretty cool (R175)
My Mom’s Motorcycle: My Rode Reel