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Top 5 typography trends of 2016

All designers should have a strong grasp of the fundamentals of typography. And even if you do, the rapid evolution of the discipline means you can …

An Antidote to the Loneliness of the Divided Mind: Alan Watts on Our Integration with the Universe and How We Wrest Meaning from Reality

“If the universe is meaningless, so is the statement that it is so… The meaning and purpose of dancing is the dance.”<p><i>“All things physical are information-theoretic in origin and this is a participatory universe,”</i> the great theoretical physicist John Archibald Wheeler wrote in his influential <i>It for</i> …

Transforming Pullman into a national park

Back in the 1880s, railroad magnate George Pullman became a pioneer urban planner of sorts when he decided to design and build a model town where his …

Most vitamins are useless, but here are the ones you should take

Or not.<p>Decades of research has failed to find any substantial evidence that vitamins and supplements do any significant good. In fact, recent studies skew in the opposite direction, having found that certain vitamins may be bad for you. Several have been linked with an increase in certain cancers, …

A Kubrick-Esque Farmhouse Kicks Its Fossil Fuel Habit

The owner of an outdoor furniture company updates a 19th-century farmhouse.<p>In 2006, Dirk Wynants, owner of the outdoor furniture company Extremis, purchased a circa-1850s farmhouse in Poperinge, a municipality in the Flanders region of Belgium. He spent the next seven years updating it, while …

6 Ways to Maximize Every Day

When you woke up today, how did you feel it was going to go?<p>Today can be as great as you want it to be.<p>Your fate isn't set. You get to decide how much of yourself you're going to put into today.<p>Rather than saying, "Well, we'll see what happens," you must powerfully state, <i>"Today, I'm going to make</i> …

fruitful

Blink smartwatch takes the fight to Pebble with a custom OS

Bangalore, India-based hardware firm Witworks is getting into the wearables business with its all-new Blink smartwatch.<p>The unisex timepiece is beautifully designed, with an elegant 43mm 316L stainless steel case that surrounds a 1.39-inch 400×400 pixel AMOLED display. The touchscreen is protected …

Idiocracy now: Donald Trump and the Dunning-Kruger effect — when stupid people don’t know they are stupid

<b>(AP/John Locher)</b><p>Trump is not merely ignorant. He is also supremely confident and feels superior — the most dangerous kind of idiot<p>Chauncey DeVega<p>September 30, 2016 10:01am (UTC)<p>Donald Trump is a political brawler. He is also a raconteur, a self-styled maverick, a political “outsider,” an adult male …

Epic: 15 Easy Tips For Improving Your Self Confidence

<i>Self</i>-<i>esteem</i> is how we feel about ourselves. Through positive thought and the help of others you can learn simple techniques to <i>improve</i> your</i> …

haus zum falken office building plans unveiled by santiago calatrava

sep 23, 2016<p>santiago calatrava set to integrate new zurich office building with his stadelhofen station<p><b>santiago calatrava has unveiled plans for an</b> …

A suburban office complex breaks from the mold

Suburban office buildings tend to be cut from the same dull cookie-cutter, so when one comes along that grabs your eye, it's an event. Such is the case with the impressive new Zurich North America headquarters along Interstate Highway 90 in Schaumburg.<p>The light-blue, 11-story structure, scheduled …

The World's Simplest Formula for Success

Who would've thought that when it comes to building a framework for success, all you need to remember are three little words.<p>If you're stuck in any part of your life, and aren't sure how to move forward, I have a nifty little formula to help you take purposeful action. It goes like …

Motivation

5 Ways To Stop Stopping Your Own Happiness

Practical steps to get out of your own way, find happiness and embrace fulfillment<p>I hear about happiness every day. It's not what you think. Some people send me emails; others grab me in person when I speak at events. It used to shock me. Not anymore. Frankly, It's epidemic.<p>People just aren't happy …

Happiness

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Here’s Exactly How Exercise—Or Lack of It—Affects Aging Muscles. This Just Might Change Your Life

Buried deep inside your muscle tissue may be the secret answer to your flagging energy, growing waist size, and declining health. Take action now.<p>Under the glare of overhead lights, the paper-thin, ruby-red shavings of Rosangela Santiago’s muscle glow like fine gems. <i>I can’t believe those just came</i> …

Medicine

An expert reveals the secret to why Denmark is the happiest country in the world

And there is good reason to listen to him — he has become a leading expert on the matter since he founded The Happiness Research Institute of Copenhagen, a think tank which explores global trends of life satisfaction.<p>Appropriately enough, Wiking hails from Denmark, the happiest country in the …

Burning Man 2016: A look at even more art and architecture, day three

Daily peek at some of the coolest installations and structures at Black Rock City<p>The annual bacchanalia under the Nevada sun, Burning Man, kicked off on Sunday. An estimated tens of thousands of people will attend the annual (and elite) festival of sand, scorching temperatures, and super cool …

The Best Structures of Burning Man 2016

A photo posted by Burning Man (@burningman) on Aug 4, 2016 at 1:27pm PDT<p>Burning Man 2016 is underway in the temporary city of Black Rock City, Nevada …

The Weird and Wonderful Installations of Burning Man 2016

<b>Burning Man 2016 is now unfolding in the dusty Nevada desert, where revelers are exploring (and Instagramming) the festival’s ingenious large-scale</b> …

The best temporary structures from Burning Man festival 2016

The 2016 Burning Man festival is taking place this week in Nevada's Black Rock Desert, where New York-based creative director PieterJan Mattan has …

Black Rock

11 Surprising Habits Of Powerful People

Power gets a bad rap, but only because people pursue it for the wrong reasons. When power is pursued for the right reasons, it can be a tremendous force for good.<p>Niccolo Machiavelli spread the belief that people can only become powerful by exploiting the worst aspects of human nature. One of this …

When You Eat Pickles Often, Something Surprising Will Happen To Your Brain

Eight out of ten adults experience lower back pain once in their lifetime. I am one of those people and I’m definitely not looking forward to my …

nArchitects wins Shanghai Library Competition envisioning a library as large house for all

<b>nArchitects</b> <b>has won the 1st prize in the 2016 International Young Architects Design Competition for the 110,000 square-meters Shanghai Library East</b> …

6 Habits That Will Keep You Fit Forever | Diets Advisor

Maintaining a healthy lifestyle isn’t really simple. It’s not something you find out when as well as forget about it. It requires an enormous amount …

30 Powerful Habits That Encourage Happiness and Mental Strength

Practice any one of these and you'll notice a difference within 90 days.<p><i>What have you tried for 30 days that changed everything? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Mike Leary, Psychotherapist</b> …

Self-improvement

8 Signs Foretelling You're Destined To Be Successful

It’s Monday again.<p>The annoying alarm breaks the piece of silence you are enjoying. You keep pressing snooze and don’t want to leave your bed. As the …

Employment

10 Success lessons from Tony Robbins – “Life Coach, Motivational Speaker” for entrepreneurs

Share41<p>Tweet<p>Share433<p>+15<p>Shares 479<p>There are few people on this planet as captivating as Tony Robbins. When he speaks, people listen. And you can’t …

How to Shave off 5% Body Fat If You’re Already at 20%

Physiologically, the higher your number, the easier it is to lose body fat. “You have a bigger load on your muscles during a workout so you’ll burn …

6 Foods to Eat When You’re Trying to Score a Six Pack

And 3 that you’ll want to avoid<p>Even if you hit the gym daily, you have to pay attention to what you eat to get the definition you want.<p>The right foods power tough workouts, build muscle, and can help you torch any belly fat that might be stopping your six-pack from emerging, says board-certified …