Tag: preserve

Maybe it’s because I just came back from watching World War Z and doomsday scenarios are on my mind, but these official instructions from Wikipedia on how to preserve its contents in case of a “non-localized event that would render the continuation of Wikipedia in its current form untenable” is freaky! It’s called their Terminal […]

The Smokehouse from Smith Journal on Vimeo. Smith Journal uploads this incredible video piece called The Smokehouse about Rohan Anderson, an Australian from Victoria that smokes meats to preserve them for longer. If you don’t already know, Smith Journal is one of my all-time favorite periodicals. If you can pick one up, you should!

The AP takes a quick tour of the Smithsonian car warehouse where many rare vehicles are stored and speaks with the custodian of these rare gems, 2 of which are being prepped for display at the National Museum of American History. In the video, you see a pristine 1948 Tucker and a 1929 Miller race […]

An Australian company has developed a neat little tool called the BottleMate that easily pops the caps off of bottles while preserving their circular shape. Normally, if you have to open a bottle with a sealed cap, you end up bending it somehow with a bottle opener which really messes up the shape of the […]