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Clearasil Doesn’t Understand Teens but Tries to Using Birds
After a few embarrassing attempts last year to market to teens, Clearasil tossed their hands up and decided to fully embrace their “uncoolness.” In their new marketing campaign, Clearasil released 10 commercials basically saying “We don’t know teens but we do know teen acne,” accompanied by feeble attempts to relate to them.
One of these commercials really spoke to me on an intrinsic level, the best of the bunch (I am biased), aptly titled “Birds.”
Entertainment, Featured, Main Feed, Science
London Twitter Users Can Request Air Quality Checks from Pigeons
For those who live in London, you can now tweet @PigeonAir to have a pigeon task force dispatched to your neighborhood to fly through the sky and test the quality of the air. Plume Labs has teamed up with a local owner of racing pigeons, whose birds are outfitted with tiny sensors that take readings of ozone, volatile compounds, and nitrogen dioxide.
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Abandoned Giant Chicken Church in Indonesia
I stumbled upon this video of a giant chicken church in located deep in the forest of Central Java island in Indonesia.
The building was originally built as a prayer house by 67-year-old Daniel Alamsjah after he received a divine message from God. Although he intended the building to resemble a dove, the locals care more that it looks like a chicken, nicknaming it “Chicken Church.”
Education, Entertainment, Featured, Main Feed
5 Things You Might Not Know About Pigeons
Pigeons are some of our most common urban neighbors, and much like humans, they are frequently seen where there’s a possibility of free food. But despite sharing our space with them on a regular basis, people still have plenty of misconceptions about our feathery friends. Here are five things you might not know about pigeons.
Entertainment, Humor, Main Feed
The Best Birds on Tumblr This Week 10/30/15
So many great posts of birds make it to Tumblr every day. Here is recap of this week’s best Tumblr posts featuring birds.
Amazing Custom Bird Wings Costume, Life-Like and Fully Articulating
This fantastic artist The Crooked Feather, has created many incredible custom bird wings for costumes and cosplays. Her latest creation of bird wings are fully articulating and move using CO2 tanks. Prices vary depending on size and complexity.