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A Staggering Tower of 15,000 Abraham Lincoln Books

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…Soon to be on display at the newly-constructed Ford’s Theatre Center for Education and Leadership in Washington, DC, this 34-foot pillar of literature includes over 15,000 unique titles about the United State’s 16th president, Abraham Lincoln. The museum is set to open before President’s Day. (via this isn’t happiness, laura keene, gary erskine, my modern met)…

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A Vintage Lincoln Continental Reproduced in Cardboard from Dash to Fender

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…,19′ x 6’5″ x 4’9″ (All images by PD Rearick) Shannon Goff was born in Detroit, a trigger for her lifelong interest in the evolution of transportation. Captivated by her grandfather’s 1979 Lincoln Continental Mark V, she had considered making the car many times, but shied away due its massive size. “Miles to Empty” brings this longtime dream to reality, a sculpture that is her most ambitious…

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Alphabet Shelf by Lincoln Kayiwa

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…The Aakkoset shelf (aakkoset = alphabet in Finnish) by Finland-based Lincoln Kayiwa comes in 8 different colors. Though it might be slightly out of reach for the typical IKEA-going crowd at $21,000. (via sub-studio)…

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Emancipation Schematication: Deconstructing Abraham Lincoln

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…A wonderful illustration by Mike Mitchell that was submitted as a Threadless shirt design. Prints! Prints!…

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Storm Chaser Films Rolling Cloud Formations That Make You Feel like You’re Underwater

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…Earlier this summer, storm chaser Alex Schueth managed to capture a timelapse of a rare cloud formation called a undulatus asperatus during a storm over Lincoln, Nebraska. The rolling pattern formed by the clouds almost gives the impression you’re underwater looking up at the surface at waves. (via PetaPixel)…

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The Mini Museum: A Desktop Museum with Dinosaur Fragments, Apollo 11 Spacecraft, the Moon, and More

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…me 33 special objects that he’s broken down into tiny fragments and inserted into translucent resin case he calls the Mini Museum. Because the collected specimens are absurdly unique, the project is currently going crazy over on Kickstarter where you can see detailed information and photos of every single object appearing in the museum. Some additional specimens include the foundation of Abraham Lincoln’s House, the Berlin Wall, the…

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Dizzying Carousel GIFs by Dave Gorum

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…Designer Dave Gorum (previously) recently stopped by the Lincoln Park Zoo in Chicago to capture the carousel in this fun pair of gifs. The strobe effect of the lights moving in the opposite direction of the platform is uncanny….

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