After two years of renovations and restoration, the historic Rose Reading Room at the New York Public Library is open again. First built in 1911, the room was closed after a piece of plaster decoration fell from the 52-foot tall ceiling. With the completion of construction, over 52,000 books had to be re-shelved, the entire process of which is shown here in just two minutes.
Finally, someone has come up with a new take on the classic game of ping pong — Ping Pong FM. Putting a musical twist into the game, specially designed paddles speed and slow the tempo of a song based on the timing of your shots, while missing a ball stops the music completely. Learn more at pingpong.fm.