up, up, up, and away
and over to the gratitude cafe
newsweek:

Stauffer’s - Animal Cracker Identifier
Important.
nycedc:

New York City’s bodegas are responding to the demand for fresh food.
Thanks to a recent partnership with City Harvest, Jetro Cash and Carry - one of NYC’s largest wholesale outlets -  will now provide healthier foods to the City’s 12,000 bodegas. 
Read more about this new relationship on the New York Times. 

nycedc:

New York City’s bodegas are responding to the demand for fresh food.

Thanks to a recent partnership with City Harvest, Jetro Cash and Carry - one of NYC’s largest wholesale outlets -  will now provide healthier foods to the City’s 12,000 bodegas. 

Read more about this new relationship on the New York Times

wetheurban:

SPOTLIGHT: Modern Remakes of Famous Paintings

The amount of feels this post gives us! We all probably know these beloved Western art masterpieces, but not like this! Here are 20 great examples of classic paintings that have been reproduced creatively by a few very creative art lovers with photo cameras.

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(via npr)

ilovecharts:

How to upgrade your wardrobe without buying any new clothes
fastcompany:

This Building Will Suck Up Smog Like It Was A Forest
banksystreetart:

New by Banksy in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn!

banksystreetart:

New by Banksy in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn!

(via vidanacidade)

The secret of success is… to be fully awake to everything about you.

For Father’s Day, 16-year-old Jackson Pollock’s dad on life and success – a beautiful 1928 letter (via explore-blog)
thehpalliance:

Rest in peace, Maya Angelou

thehpalliance:

Rest in peace, Maya Angelou

(via npr)

Cheap and renewable. Meet our new bioplastic overlords.

romeviharo:

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Now researchers at Harvard’s Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering have introduced a new bioplastic isolated from shrimp shells. It’s made from chitosan, a form of chitin — the second-most abundant organic material on Earth.

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(via smarterplanet)