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Seed: directed by Ben Richardson and Daniel Bird won the Best Animation Short Slamdance 2010:

An egg and an apple build competing broadcast towers that vie for the attention of a transistor radio. With its complex characterization and narrative of animal evolution, competition and reproduction, SEED is a beautiful and sinister stop-motion story about the struggle to survive.

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In Beijing, rents are prohibitively high.

Which is why Dai Haifei, a 24-year-old architect, lives rent-free in an egg-shaped house he’s built on the street outside his office.

It’s made of bamboo strips, wood chippings, sack bags, and grass seed, that he’s hoping will grow in the spring. The whole thing cost 6427 Yuan (about €725).

Hatching a Cheap Way To Live In Beijing (China Daily)

UPDATE: Gimme Shell-ter: Chinese man evicted from Giant Egg (AOL News)

Boo! Bad internet. Naughty internet! (Ta, Redline)