Stephen King’s Maine

Stephen King is synonymous with the Pine Tree State. The best-selling author, 73, has lived in the land of lobsters and lighthouses nearly his entire life, using the chilly surroundings as inspiration to build a literary universe. Several small towns in central Maine serve as the real-life backdrops for such famously inhospitable fictional settings asContinue reading “Stephen King’s Maine”

The United States of Movies — 51 Iconic Films

Movies have touched almost every aspect of the American experience — and just about every square inch of land. Entertainment Weekly picks the one film that best captures the spirit and story of each state. Check out the list HERE.

Maps of The Disney Parks: Charting 60 Years From California to Shanghai

It all started with a map. . . . Maps of the Disney Parks are more than just atlases used by guests to find their way to Big Thunder Mountain Railroad. They are snapshots of a place and time, relics treasured by collectors, and gorgeous pieces of artwork. In fact, it was a map-imagined byContinue reading “Maps of The Disney Parks: Charting 60 Years From California to Shanghai”

Plotted: A Literary Atlas By Andrew DeGraff

Plotted: A Literary Atlas by Andrew DeGraff ($25) is an incredibly wide-ranging collection of maps — all inspired by literary classics! The book offers readers a new way of looking at their favorite fictional worlds. DeGraff’s stunningly detailed artwork takes readers deep into the landscapes from The Odyssey, Hamlet, Pride and Prejudice, Invisible Man, A WrinkleContinue reading “Plotted: A Literary Atlas By Andrew DeGraff”

This Map Shows How All The Future Marvel Movies Are Connected

There are plenty more Marvel superhero film to come. Disney and Marvel are releasing 19 movies and TV shows between now and 2019, and they are all interconnected. All these titles are building up to Avengers: Infinity Wars, Parts I and II, out in 2018 and 2019. These films will focus on the villain Thanos,Continue reading “This Map Shows How All The Future Marvel Movies Are Connected”

Navdy

Navdy ($300) is a head-up display (HUD) that allows drivers to use turn-by-turn navigation, make calls, and use smartphone apps, all without taking their eyes off the road. The Navdy display mounts atop the driver’s side dashboard and projects an image on a 5.1-inch transparent display. The driver interacts with Navdy through voice and gestureContinue reading “Navdy”

The Nerdiest States In America

There’s a lot to consider when choosing which state to live in. Will the locals trade Pokemon cards with you? Will you be mocked for LARPing in the park? Will you meet others who enjoy dressing up like Star Wars characters? For those who harbor interests considered nerdy or geekish, not all states are created equal.Continue reading “The Nerdiest States In America”

The Great American Menu, Ranking Regional Foods Across The U.S.

Albert Burneko and illustrator Jim Cooke have put together the Great American Menu, a list of signature regional foods from each state in the United States. According to the ranked list, Illinois’ Chicago-style deep-dish pizza is the best regional food in the country. Check out the Great American Menu HERE. Here are the top 10:Continue reading “The Great American Menu, Ranking Regional Foods Across The U.S.”

A Map of Television Show Locations in America By James Chapman

Graphic artist and physicist James Chapman has designed a detailed poster titled “AMERICA:the home of television” which is a map of television show locations in the United States. It’s available to purchase at his Etsy shop for $24. Have you ever wondered how far it is from Breaking Bad to Arrested Development? Or which coastContinue reading “A Map of Television Show Locations in America By James Chapman”

MOVA Globe

The MOVA globe turns gently and silently inside a clear acrylic shell, no batteries or wires required. Simply place the MOVA globe on its stand. Your globe will come to life and start to turn when exposed to natural or artificial light. The MOVA globe creates the perfect focal point for any room or office.Continue reading “MOVA Globe”

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