Link About It: This Week’s Picks

COS comes to America, soccer mania at Dazed, a Plutonian moon's underground ocean and more in our weekly look at the web

1. Porcelain Pieces Combine Street Fighter with Ai Weiwei’s 1995 “Dropping a Han Dynasty Urn” piece and you get the work of German artist Martin Klimas. In his “Porcelain Figurines,” the Düsseldorf-based photographer drops the fragile statues to the ground and captures them as they shatter, injecting a dynamic quality into the rigid pieces. 2. An Ocean on Pluto’s Moon According to a new NASA …

Perspective Clocks

Not your ordinary clocks—five different designs from Tel Aviv's Studio Ve rethink how we read changes in time

Tel Aviv-based Studio Ve is comprised of Shay Carmon and Ben Klinger, two young men who like exploring objects and their conception—whether it’s a Two Leg Table or a Toast-ER that “revives” sad bread. More recently they’ve been experimenting with clocks, and their previous Manifold and Lithe designs—both successfully funded through Kickstarter—challenge the way users read and perceive changes in time. This time around, they’ve …