Sunday, December 23, 2007

Acne Medicine Removes Pen Marks?!?!

Well here's a new one from the "Baby Toolkit" blog. Apparently, acne creams that contain benzyl peroxide, in combination with sunlight, remove ink marks from plastics without causing damage to the underlying material or painted highlights.

Of course, it sorta makes you wonder about putting the stuff on your face and walking into direct sun, though! Nevertheless, a handy tip for exhibits folks.

Wednesday, December 12, 2007

Vischeck: A Colorblindness Design Tool

Vischeck is a cool website that allows you to simulate (as well as correct for) colorblind vision of documents and websites.

A nice way to be aware of another segment of our audience.

Saturday, December 1, 2007

Black Balloons Energy Saving Campaign

Cool/Scary YouTube video that represents CO2 emissions as black balloons.

Open Source Web Design

Need to design and implement a simple website without going HTML crazy?

The folks at Open Source Web Design have gathered a whole set of downloadable templates and links to simple web tools so you (yes, you!) can make a simple website for an exhibit or whatever you like.