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Experience Strandbeests, the Wind-Powered Walking Sculptures on View at the Exploratorium

Dutch artist and physicist Theo Jansen will be showcasing his wind-powered creations dubbed Strandbeests (or "beach animals" in Dutch) at the Exploratorium next week. These giant skeleton-like creatures are made out of PVC tubing and other hardware store materials, and are able to walk on their own— it's pretty amazing to behold. 

New Last-Minute Booking App, Overnight, Is Like Airbnb For Procrastinators

Picture this: It's Memorial Day weekend and you decide to spontaneously jump in the car and drive to Los Angeles, Palm Springs, Austin (wherever). The problem? You don't exactly have anywhere to crash, and you don't want to put down a couple hundred dollars for a night at the Ace. What's a traveler to do? A new LA-based startup, Overnight, can pair you with a local to stay with in less than a minute. 

Science and Live Music Join Forces to Combat Climate Change

Can climate change be combated with live music? That's the goal of San Francisco-based non-profit The Climate Music Project, who brings their unique mix of science and live performance to Grace Cathedral on June 3. 

Bottle Bracket Perfectly Combines Our Love of Wine and Board Games

Whether you're looking for something to liven up a bridal shower or you just want to host a fun night with friends, Bottle Bracket is the perfect combination of competition and booze. 

Festival Jewelry, Unicorn Pool Floats, Sunny Pop-Ups + More Fashion News

Where to shop 'til you drop this week. 

Weekend Guide: Mimosas at The Dorian + 90s Night at Cal Academy

If you're craving a mimosa, a lobster roll, or a vintage treasure, we've got you covered. Here's what's going on this weekend around the Bay Area.

A Massive Venus Statue Is Being Erected in SoMa

Outside the new Trinity Place apartment complex at 8th and Market streets, San Francisco's tallest new statue just got her head on her shoulders.

4 Stylish New Tasting Rooms Open in Wine Country

The newest Napa and Sonoma tasting rooms are unveiling some pretty fancy spaces with a range of eclectic themes. Here are some brand new spots that will have you saying, "Sip, sip hooray!"

Drink Here Now: Tap Takeover, Twofer Tuesday, and Pints for Paws

Hangovers are God's way of reminding you how awesome last night was.

Inside the Instagram-Worthy House of Award-Winning Designer Scott Croyle

Product designer Scott Croyle—whose impressive resume includes gigs at HTC and now Nextbit—crafts products out of necessity. Instead of making what he hopes people will like, he focuses on making products easier, simpler, and more beautiful. The same can be said of his gorgeous home. 

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