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Square Watermelon

Posted at 2:46pm on 25 Apr 2008

It's Hip to be Square

Not new, apparently, but I hadn't come across these before:

Square watermelons (no, really!)

Apparently the idea is to make more efficient use of fridge space, as well as avoiding damage due to unfortunate rolling-off-table incidents.

I think it's brilliant - I wonder what other things we could make into cuboids for efficiency (or amusement). Square cows perhaps?

Eastern Europe

Posted at 2:05pm on 25 Apr 2008

Eastern Europe

I love this: Visualisation of Eastern Europe

From Dresden Codak's, LiveJournal page.