DUTCH ROUNDABOUT WEBCAM AN INTERNET HIT (nltimes.nl)
A webcam feed of an unassuming roundabout on Gorsstraat in Pumerend has become an unexpected internet sensation. Approximately 3,500 people from around the world is watching the feed day and night, despite the fact that nothing spectacular happens.
The feed has been streaming since the end of May, according to Nieuwsblad, and since then more than a quarter million people watched the webcam images.
On Tuesday US social networking site Reddit somehow became aware of the webcam feed and picked it up. Things started getting a bit weird once Dutch Reddit users started figuring out the location of the webcam and visited it. more... 7/16/2015
Check Out D.C.'s Biggest Ball Pit Under Construction Right Now (http://dc.curbed.com)
Starting July 4, you'll be able to go to the beach in Washington, D.C. with no sunscreen required. The National Building Museum is creating a new exhibit with design firm Snarkitecture that will fill a 10,000-square-foot space with an "ocean" of nearly one million recyclable translucent plastic balls. more... 7/1/2015