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thecollectibles:Art by Eugene Korolev

Barneveld Noord by NL Architects

NL Architects have designed Barneveld Noord, a train station in Utrecht, The Netherlands. Description ProRail, responsible for the railway network in the Netherlands, together with the so called spoorbouwmeester Koen van Velsen (‘the national supervisor for railway architecture’) started a campaign to make waiting more comfortable: Prettig Wachten. Travelers experience waiting on a station as much longer then waiting within a vehicle. Surveys have indicated that waiting time is experienced as 3 times longer than it actually is. In this respect especially small and medium sized stations proof a big challenge. These smaller stations are usually unmanned, desolate, often creating a sense un-safety. What can we do to improve them? The waiting areas of in total twenty stations throughout the country will be upgraded, both functionally and cosmetically: introduction of washrooms, wifi, floor heating, railway TV. Or Art! One of the keys to the success of Prettig Wachten is to introduce h

Hilarious Hong Kong Movie Subtitles (44 pics)

Hong Kong movie subtitles gone wrong.