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Documentary ‘Do You Trust This Computer?’ free to stream courtesy of Elon Musk

A new documentary from the director of <i>Who Killed the Electric Car?</i> is now available to stream for free this weekend, courtesy of entrepreneur Elon …

Elon Musk

'High school now, it's a whole other level': 7 adults who posed as teenagers for a semester were shocked by how much things have changed

If you could relive your high-school experience for a day, would you jump at the chance?<p>How about for a whole semester?<p>That was the premise of "Undercover High," an A&E documentary series that followed seven adults as they posed as students at Highland Park High School in Topeka, Kansas, for the …

High School

Adrian Frutiger logos, 1960s–70s

While the late Swiss type designer Adrian Frutiger (1928–2015) is best known for his renowned typefaces such as Univers, Avenir, and Frutiger, many …

Typography

Japanese Artist Creates Insane Wristwatch Replicas Out of Paper

Manabu Kosaka, an artist from Saitama, Japan, has a very special skill – he can recreate virtually any wristwatch model exclusively out of …

Airbnb built an AI that turns design sketches into product source code

Airbnb is betting big on automation. The company is currently developing a new AI system that will empower its designers and product engineers to literally take ideas from the drawing board and turn them into actual products almost instantaneously.<p>The AI-powered solution aims to simplify the …

Honda unveils all-electric sports car concept based on new electric platform

Honda is among the several automakers unveiling new electric vehicle concepts at the Tokyo Motor Show today.<p>The automaker brought a new retro-looking all-electric sports car concept based on a new electric platform that they plan to bring to market in 2019.<p>At the Frankfurt Motor Show last month, …

Art house: A Ghost Story – Casey Affleck, Rooney Mara in reflective, metaphysical drama about time’s passing | Post Magazine | South China Morning Post

Most contemporary films about the supernatural fail because they aren’t scary enough. The delightful thing about David Lowery’s <i>A Ghost Story</i> (2017) …

'Warmed up' sex robots can now be borrowed via an app as sharing economy goes too far

£35-a-night robots are delivered ready to use and come with accessories such as whips and handcuffs.<p>Life-size sex robots can be hired through a new …

There's no such thing as a 'remote' employee

Over the next year or two, some of your best employees may quit and find work elsewhere for a simple reason: They want to work from home full …

Mercedes' $2.7 million hypercar will arrive in 2019 — and it's a high-tech marvel

On Monday, Mercedes-Benz and its AMG performance division unveiled their new Project ONE hybrid hyper car. As promised, the car is an absolute technical marvel.<p>After dominating in the world of Formula One racing for the past three years, Mercedes-AMG is finally putting its race know-how into a true …

Mercedes-Benz

We may have cracked the mystery of Stonehenge

The more archaeologists study Stonehenge, the more mysteries unfold. But a coherent story is beginning to emerge.<p>Stonehenge is one the UK’s most visited tourist attractions – and one of the world’s most enigmatic ancient monuments. People come from all over the world to stare at the iconic stone …

Archaeology

Being more comfortable around strangers could come down to a simple mental shift

In its video and accompanying article, the educational company The School of Life presents a new way of thinking about shyness — suggesting that it results when we exaggerate our differences from others.<p>Our brains are wired to notice and exaggerate our differences<p>Research from psychology lends …

Psychology

Lota Grotesque Font Family

The Lota Grotesque font family, a sturdy, modern typeface with 56 fonts and a lot of typographic features.Published in May 2017 by type foundry Los …

Typography

Monotype release new typeface SST, originally designed for Sony

Monotype has released a new typeface, SST, “a timeless sans serif created specifically to help brands consistently extend their brand across multiple …

Typography

Google Photos gains ability to suggest images for you to archive

Just a week after learning a new archive trick, Google Photos is adding another feature to its arsenal.<p>The Google Photos app will now suggest images …

Google Photos

What Is Agitated Depression?

Overview<p>Agitated depression is a type of depression that involves symptoms like restlessness and anger. People who experience this type of depression …

Depression

Methylene blue shows promise reversing aging in human skin

Don't be surprised if in a few years television commercials for skin cream start touting that they are "now formulated with methylene blue." That's …

NASA plans to launch a probe in 2018 that will 'touch' the sun's blazing-hot atmosphere

NASA on Wednesday released new details about its $1.5 billion effort to "touch" the sun.<p>The Parker Solar Probe (PSP), as the space agency has re-named the its Solar Probe Plus mission, is scheduled to launch sometime between July 31 and August 19 in 2018.<p>The robot is designed to survive sunlight …

Astronomy

Are You in Transition, Too?

Tran·si·tion. tranˈziSH(ə)n,tranˈsiSH(ə)n/. noun 1. the process or a period of changing from one state of being or condition to another<p>I got to …

Self Compassion

Stop dragging kids away from their screens

Every parent thinks it’s healthy for their kids to play outside. I want it for my kids, my parents wanted it for me, and my grandparents wanted the same for my parents. Right now, it’s a hot topic among parents that mobile phones are turning kids into zombies who tune out and do nothing else but …

Grandparents

Artificial Intelligence: A Free Online Course from MIT

Today we're adding MIT's course on Artificial Intelligence to our ever-growing collection, 1,300 Free Online Courses from Top Universities. That's …

Artificial Intelligence

This ex-Googler got backing from Peter Thiel and Max Levchin to build a LinkedIn killer

Pete Johnston's plan to build "the world's most badass recruitment engine" could put a dent in Microsoft's plans to wring money from LinkedIn's 500 …

Peter Thiel

The 24 best science movies and shows streaming on Netflix that will make you smarter

These films and series showcase the beauty of the planet, delve into the details of how food arrives on your plate, and explore the mysterious and alien underwater world in oceans around the globe.<p>The downside to all of those options is that there's a lot to choose from. To make it easier, Business …

National Parks

The Dalai Lama reveals that he too gets angry, and here's what he does about it

The Dalai Lama is a man known for sharing wisdom and enlightenment. So you wouldn’t think he’s someone that gets angry.<p>This isn’t the case. In a …

Every single Machine Learning course on the internet, ranked by your reviews

A year and a half ago, I dropped out of one of the best computer science programs in Canada. I started creating my own data science master’s program …

Over Two Hundred Free Art Books Are Now Available to Download from the Guggenheim

Tomes of work by Picasso, Kandinsky, Lichtenstein, Flavin, Klimt, Rothko, and more are as good as yours.<p>A veritable art history degree's worth of books digitized by the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum are now available for free.<p>There's Wassily Kandinsky's 1946 treatise, <i>On the Spiritual in Art</i>; books …

Art

Torus Font Family by Paulo Goode

Torus font family, a sans serif display typeface designed and published by Paulo Goode.Published in 2017, Torus is a modern sans serif that comes in …

Typography

New Planet Discovered: Alien 'Super-Jupiter' Orbits A Cool Star

Astronomers have found an alien planet that is nearly three times the size of Jupiter, the largest planet in our solar system.<p>With its massive size, …

Artificial intelligence makes shocking advance

Computers can already hold a massive amount of instantly retrievable data in a manner that puts most humans to shame, but getting them to actually …

Artificial Intelligence