Dec 31: NYE with Blink-182, a Blu-ray microscope and more

Party like it's 1999

Transport yourself to simpler times with this video of Blink-182 performing at MTV's 1999 New Year's Eve party. (Honorable mention goes to this No Doubt performance of It's The End of the World As We Know It.)

Mark Hoppus at MTV

Vinyl victory

Vinyl sales have surpassed CD sales in the UK for the first time in 35 years thanks to the release of Taylor Swift's Midnights. Taylor released her most recent album in four colorways (well, five counting the Target exclusive), and when put together the back covers make a clock.

Taylor Swift vinyl

Blu-ray with benefits
Follow YouTuber Doctor Volt's ambitious journey in turning a Blu-ray player into a laser-scanning microscope. Part 1Part 2

Blu-ray microscope

Logo modernism

Take a deep dive into the history of logos in this highly detailed collection of approximately 6,000 logos from 1940-1980. The comprehensive catalog also features designer profiles and case studies. Measuring over 9x14 inches, this compilation is a great addition to any office or coffee table. 

Logo Modernism book