Dec. 5th, 2014

Welcome back to Friday!

If you’re not already a subscriber to my Friday Links list, you may want to check out this week’s posting since it includes my first ever Xmas-related recommendations and donations guide. You can find that over here.

And now! To the Videos!!

» Wanderers – a short film by Erik Wernquist

Wanderers - a short film by Erik Wernquist
“Wanderers is a vision of humanity’s expansion into the Solar System, based on scientific ideas and concepts of what our future in space might look like, if it ever happens. The locations depicted in the film are digital recreations of actual places in the Solar System, built from real photos and map data where available.”
This is beautiful.
Suggested by Kim N.

» The Birth Of A Tool. Part III. Damascus steel knife making (by John Neeman Tools)

The Birth Of A Tool. Part III. Damascus steel knife making (by John Neeman Tools)
“This is the 3rd part of our documentary series uncovering the process of making Scandinavian Damascus steel or pattern welded knife.”
Damascus steel is classified as some of the toughest, most resilient steel in the world, and its manufacture is among the oldest (3rd century AD,) most secretive metalworking processes ever.
Which is to say: I find this a little fascinating.

» 100 Years of Beauty in 1 Minute

100 Years of Beauty in 1 Minute
“Time lapse of a model getting her hair and makeup done to match every decade from 1910 to 2010.”
So, specifically, hair trends. Still well done.

» JENKEM – Skateboarding New York’s Abandoned Psych Ward

JENKEM - Skateboarding New York's Abandoned Psych Ward
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Wonderfully shot.

Bonus Video:

» 5 Genius Thanksgiving Leftover Hacks

5 Genius Thanksgiving Leftover Hacks
“Make Thanksgiving last all week long.”
I’m sure there are dozens of these going around, but I liked this one.

Have a great Friday everybody! Welcome to December!

See you next week.

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