1. "What if not just one random building or street, however, but an entire map is deliberately wrong?"
This is the strange fate of digital mapping products in China: there, every street, building, and freeway is just slightly off its mark, skewed for reasons of national and economic security.2. $10 sketches by Julia Gfrörer. (Palm Ash is really good.)
3. "According to a census, Japan’s population shrank by nearly 1 million people in the past five years." Via.
4. Deluxe Will Smith/Independence Day figure.