Striking papercraft illustrations celebrate CERN and the Higgs Boson

As part of their 2012 retrospective, French newspaper Le Monde commissioned design studio Zim & Zou to create a series of papercraft illustrations as part of an article on CERN's advancements in seeking the Higgs Boson. The cover illustration gives us a lovely interpretation of particle collision based on the Large… »1/19/13 2:30pm1/19/13 2:30pm

Feed Your Watchmen Action Figure Addiction on the Cheap

We were trolling one of our favorite Watchmen »9/12/08 5:20pm9/12/08 5:20pm sites recently and noticed that the movie’s action figures are available for pre-order at about 20 bucks a piece. Because we are itching to reenact, say, the Doc Manhattan fighting in ’Nam scene , we naturally need them all—and, well, that’s gonna add up. So instead of…