In Transit: NYC is the first in a series of laser-cut, edge-lit abstractions of iconic subway maps.

In Transit: NYC is the first in a series of laser-cut, edge-lit abstractions of iconic subway maps.

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In London and Berlin-based Palestinian artist Mona Hatoum's sculptural work titled "Hot Spot", we are presented with a massive cage-like metallic globe radiating a crimson glow. In terms of global politics and news, a "hot spot" generally refers to an area of conflict. Hatoum's piece highlights every land mass by outlining it in a neon red light that fills the room with an overwhelming scarlet hue. The structure seems to suggest that these neon contoured areas are the "hot spots" of the…

In London and Berlin-based Palestinian artist Mona Hatoum's sculptural work titled "Hot Spot", we are presented with a massive cage-like metallic globe radiating a crimson glow. In terms of global politics and news, a "hot spot" generally refers to an area of conflict. Hatoum's piece highlights every land mass by outlining it in a neon red light that fills the room with an overwhelming scarlet hue. The structure seems to suggest that these neon contoured areas are the "hot spots" of the…

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If I ever have a kid they are having a gigantic map in their room and are going to know about the world.

If I ever have a kid they are having a gigantic map in their room and are going to know about the world.

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There is no exact science to seeing the Northern Lights, and that there’s never any guarantee. Though from the northernmost fjords of Norway to the snow-enveloped wilderness of Alaska, here are some of your best bets.

There is no exact science to seeing the Northern Lights, and that there’s never any guarantee. Though from the northernmost fjords of Norway to the snow-enveloped wilderness of Alaska, here are some of your best bets.

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milst0ne: “ Step 1 (tidy and organised study space) ✔️ ”
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I found this gorgeous geological map of Great Britain yesterday, I love the internet.

I found this gorgeous geological map of Great Britain yesterday, I love the internet.

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antique Constellation star map circa 1900s vintage map of stars visible in Britain Astronomy star chart blue white

antique Constellation star map circa 1900s vintage map of stars visible in Britain Astronomy star chart blue white

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Globe Lamp. Pinner: My brother has one of these in his somewhat nautical/traveller-themed bedroom. He uses it as a night light.

Globe Lamp. Pinner: My brother has one of these in his somewhat nautical/traveller-themed bedroom. He uses it as a night light.

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