28.11.12 by Jeff

Kelvin Doe / 15 year old self-taught engineering prodigy from Sierra Leone, Africa

Kelvin Doe / 15-year old self-taught engineering prodigy from Sierra Leone
Pure inspiration here. Kelvin Doe is a self-taught engineering prodigy from Sierra Leone, Africa. He builds everything from generators to radio transmitters from things he finds in the garbage! At 15, he’s the youngest person ever to be invited to MIT’s Visiting Practitioner’s Program for international development. Watch the profile on this gifted creator below!

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Jeff
Jeff Hamada is the Founder and Editor of Booooooom. He lives and works in Vancouver.



  • be right back, gotta go make something!!!!

  • Watching this makes me smile. It makes me know that it is not just a select few in privileged countries who are benefiting from technological advancements in society.

    No doubt our friend Kelvin will continue to change more lives in the future, and be a mentor to many in his community and the world.

    Keep it up DJ Focus.





28.07.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Madeline von Foerster

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Paintings by artist Madeline von Foerster. More images below.

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28.07.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Jaime Brett Treadwell

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Paintings by artist Jaime Brett Treadwell. More images below.

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28.07.16 by Jeff

Artist Spotlight: Greg ‘Craola’ Simkins

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Paintings by the legend, artist Greg ‘Craola’ Simkins. More images below.

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28.07.16 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Cable Griffith

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A selection of paintings by Seattle-based artist Cable Griffith, whose style is inspired by early video game graphics. More images from his extraterrestrial series, “Sightings”, below.

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28.07.16 by Staff

Another Thing from Good Thing

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Good Thing just launched Another Thing, a weekly micro-blog of one sentence interviews with creatives and the objects they love! Above is Ty Haney (Founder and CEO of Outdoor Voices) and his favourite pair of Spalwarts sneakers. Check out some more things below!

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