Native Union Dispatch
Design, technology and culture. Curated by Native Union.

An interesting look at one of the world’s most recognizable cities.

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  • Col. Chris Hadfield demonstrates what happens when you wring a wet towel in zero gravity.

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  • Only God Forgives is director Nicolas Winding Refn’s follow up to the neo-noir masterpiece, Drive, also starring Ryan Gosling.

    It is competing in this year’s Cannes film festival.

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  • donottouch.org →

    A great interactive, crowdsourced music video for Kilo by Light Light. It also works as a great sociological experiment.

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  • #boston
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  • Something to brighten up your day. Two saxophonists do battle in the New York City subway. 

    Watch Part 2 here.

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  • Academy Award-winning actress Tilda Swinton surprised visitors of the MoMA in New York today. Her live performance of “The Maybe” wherein she sleeps in a glass box, was previously staged in 1995 at the Serpentine Gallery in London.

    "The Maybe" live performance will be staged unannounced at random days throughout the year.

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  • Mel Blanc had a voice-acting career that spanned six decades, perhaps best known for voicing such iconic characters as Bugs Bunny, Porky Pig, Daffy Duck, Sylvester the Cat, Foghorn Leghorn, Pepé Le Pew, Marvin the Martian and others.
When he died in 1989, Warner Bros. released a poster that is indeed, too touching for words.

    Mel Blanc had a voice-acting career that spanned six decades, perhaps best known for voicing such iconic characters as Bugs Bunny, Porky Pig, Daffy Duck, Sylvester the Cat, Foghorn Leghorn, Pepé Le Pew, Marvin the Martian and others.

    When he died in 1989, Warner Bros. released a poster that is indeed, too touching for words.

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  • #memorial
  • #tribute
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  • "Me at the zoo" is the very first video uploaded to YouTube. It was uploaded at 8:27pm, Saturday, April 23, 2005 by one of YouTube’s co-founders Jawed Karim.

    The video is a simple 19-second video describing elephants in the zoo. It ends with the line “And that’s pretty much all there is to say.”

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  • Rob Lutter gained instant fame for his 19-month bike journey from London all the way to Hong Kong.
The 29 year-old photographer left a career in the London film industry to embark on a 30,000 KM journey as he attempts to cycle around the world.
Follow his journey here and his official site.
Follow him on Instagram.

    Rob Lutter gained instant fame for his 19-month bike journey from London all the way to Hong Kong.

    The 29 year-old photographer left a career in the London film industry to embark on a 30,000 KM journey as he attempts to cycle around the world.

    Follow his journey here and his official site.

    Follow him on Instagram.

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  • #around the world
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