Greatest NBA Teams of All Time Illustrated 40 Foot Mural

I'm not a huge basketball fan, but I do dig illustration, murals and public installations of this sort. Also love a good process video. Timothy Goodman with a slam dunk from free throw line. More photos and the aforementioned process video at designboom.

On ‘Public Philosophy’

Came across the beginnings of what so far is a great series of articles on 'Public philosophy' over at The Point Magazine by Agnes Callard. In the first article, Is Public Philosophy Good?, Ms. Callard writes: "Recently, there have been rumblings of a Great Escape, one that goes by the name of “Public Philosophy.” Public [...]

Neurointerventions Could Hijack the Free Will You Think You Actually Have

We aren't really in control so why worry about neurointerventions? - aeon.co "But I want to suggest that the loss of control that might be delivered by some neurointerventions is not really the issue because we are never actually in control anyway, even though it might seem that we are. The real issue is that [...]

Ancient Roman Roads Rendered as Modern Subway Maps

Roman Roads by Sasha Trubetskoy From Open Culture: Ancient Rome’s System of Roads Visualized in the Style of Modern Subway MapsThe Roman Roads of Spain and Portugal Visualized as a Subway MapThe Roman Roads of Britain Visualized as a Subway Map It's hard for me to pinpoint exactly why these appeal to me so much [...]