Carlos M Mendez

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Ka'apor warriors in the Amazon confront illegal loggers - Telegraph

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This Airplane Seat Redesign That Everyone Loves Makes Bold Claims, But Doesn't Make Much Sense

This one's got us scratching our heads. The blogosphere has been blindly touting the design of Singapore-based AirGo Design's Orion airplane seating …

Kendall Jenner and Hailey Baldwin's New York Best-Friend Style

Watch out, Karlie and Taylor—it looks like there's a new stylish BFF duo on the scene and their names are Kendall Jenner and Hailey Baldwin. They've been spotted all over New York City recently, presumably hitting castings and go-sees for Fashion Week.<p>The California transplants fit perfectly into …

How to shoot images of powerful women and vulnerable men

Norwegian photographer Sølve Sundsbø on creating a parallel universe full of characters he's imagined<p>A shoot is a collaboration. There's the stylist, make-up artist, hairdresser, assistants, set designers, clients, and input from the magazine if it's editorial.<p>There are usually 20 people in the …

How Sapphire, The Nearly Indestructible Material Now Being Used For Smartphones, Is Made

There's been a lot of buzz around sapphire, an extremely hard material that smartphone makers are using to produce scratch-proof screen displays. Huawei, the world's third largest smartphone maker, unveiled the Ascend P7 with a sapphire display on Friday. The announcement follows rumors that …

Elon Musk: Tesla Stock Price 'Kind Of High Right Now'

Elon Musk sure knows how to stir up investors.<p>On the day Tesla’s CEO announced that his car company’s $5 billion next generation battery “gigafactory” would be built in Nevada, Musk quipped, ”I think our stock price is kind of high right now to be totally honest.” Musk continued: ”If you care about …

Original Observer photography: August 2014

From actress Liv Tyler in New York, to artists Gilbert and George in London’s east end, to the grim fight against the Ebola virus in the streets of Monrovia, we showcase the best photography commissioned by the Observer in August