Daily chart: military spending. America, Western Europe and Latin America all spent less on defence in 2011 than they did in 2010. But Russia’s spending increased by 9.3%, making it the third biggest spender worldwide, ahead of France and Britain.
Better-designed street lighting can reduce light pollution in our cities.
Anthony Pendlebury, “In the Distance”, acrylic and collage on paper
TIL that there are famous clouds. ID (from the artist): iCloud, Simpsons opening sequence, BBC weather, Soundcloud, Mario, Snoopy, Flintstones, Toy Story.
Reinvention in Beijing: City of Dreams | “Invisible Man” by Liu Bolin
Reclaiming broken city spaces. It’s rad to see artists reclaim these broken areas of walls and sides of buildings.