Inside a New York rubbish collector’s large private assortment of treasures discovered within the trash

For more than three decades, New York Sanitation worker Nelson Molina has picked personal treasures from the garbage he collects in East Harlem. Now totaling more than 45,000 cataloged items, Molina has an astounding personal wunderkammer of treasures from the trash. Nicolas Heller profiles him in this wonderful short documentary. Adam Savage goes behind the…

 

Professor’s door is a wonderful Trompe-l’œil

When I saw this photo, I thought “so?” It took about 30 seconds to figure it out. My professor’s door Image: Imgur Professor rating site finally drops creepy “hotness” rating RateMyProfessors.com is like Yelp for college students, but until recently it also had an uncool “Hot or Not” setting where students could rate the attractiveness…

 

EFF is hiring a growth director!

EFF has just posted a job listing for a development director, seeking someone to “take charge of EFF’s eleven-person Development Team in their efforts to raise over $13 million each year,” starting late 2019 or early 2020. We’re looking for someone with these qualities: Experience and confidence managing a team of dedicated development professionals Experience…