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How did our legends really begin?

In the great mythological narrative of Homer's Odyssey, the hero lands on the island of Sicily, the home of a race of one-eyed monsters, the …

Anthropology

interview with designer peter bilak

peter bilak photographed by mano strauch<p><b>peter bilak was born in czechoslovakia although he’s called the netherlands home for well over a decade. he</b> …

Saharan remains may be evidence of first race war, 13,000 years ago

Scientists are investigating what may be the oldest identified race war 13,000 years after it raged on the fringes of the Sahara.<p>French scientists …

Anthropology

Tibetan altitude gene inherited 'from extinct species'

<b>A gene that allows present-day people to cope with life at high altitude was inherited from an extinct species of human, Nature journal has reported.</b><p>The variant of the EPAS-1 gene, which affects blood oxygen, is common in Tibetans - many of whom live at altitudes of 4,000m all year round.<p>But the …

Anthropology

Chimpanzee language: Communication gestures translated

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/science_environment/1089000/1089136_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1522345058_e5d0dc257b0ecb562f0b40aefff0f1bd<p><b>Researchers say they have translated the meaning of gestures that wild chimpanzees use to communicate.</b><p>They say wild chimps communicate …

Language

Early bird Archaeopteryx 'wore feather trousers' for display

<b>An ancient creature halfway between a dinosaur and a bird had feathered "trousers" on its hindlimbs.</b><p>Archaeopteryx had pennaceous (quill-like) feathers all over its body, not only its wings, a new fossil - only the 11th of the creature found - reveals.<p>These "trousers" were probably used for display, …

Dinosaurs

World's oldest faeces: Neanderthals ate more vegetables than previously thought, say scientists

Neanderthals weren’t the culinary philistines they’d had us believe, scientists say, as they discover that the extinct human species actually rather …

Anthropology

frog | Global Design and Strategy Firm

We transform businesses at scale.<p>Creating systems of brand, product and service that deliver distinctly better experiences for consumers, customers, …

Chupacabra spotted! News at 11! How local news created a monster

dedicated to all things Grid.

New Slick Resume Templates Pack<p>Once again, if you’re looking for a slick beautiful resume template for your job-hunt, you’ve come to the right place. …

Web Design

Designing the Neil Young Archives

When the 10-disk "Neil Young Archives, Vol. 1 (1963-1972)" was released in 2009, it established a benchmark for what is possible with advanced …

Archives

daniel nyari interview

daniel nyari was born in romania [1985] and grew up in austria before moving to new york city where he currently works as an illustrator. in the last …

IDEO

apr 21, 2017<p>designboom spoke with kevin ho, software design lead at IDEO and the mind behind 'font map' about the project's progression, and the ways …

graphic studio interviews

oct 04, 2017<p>we spoke to sagi haviv, a partner and designer at chermayeff & geismar & haviv.<p>we spoke to sagi haviv, a partner and designer at …

kyle bean interview

mens health ‘heart’ – a paper anatomical heart created for an article about heart disease in mens health magazine. photography: owen silverwood<p><b>in the</b> …

interview with graphic designer carl de torres

<b>carl de torres‘ eponymous studio is based in oakland, california and specializes in the creation of ‘bold, unique visuals for print, digital, and</b> …

Archiportrait: Federico Babina Visualizes Famous Architects Using Bits and Pieces of Their Best Work

Barcelona-based architect Federico Babina has commemorated 33 well-known architects—among the honored are Charles Eames, Norman Foster, Frank Lloyd …

Sweet Animated Treat: "Shape" Explores What Design Does

"Shape" is a fun animated exploration of what design can mean and how it shapes our experiences. It's the heart of a project by PIVOT Dublin that has …

Cute

Ideo Architekci – Corporate Design by Studio for brands

Ideo Architekci – Corporate Identity.<p>Polish design studio “for brands” was hired to create a corporate identity for Ideo Architekci, a Wroclaw based …

8 Spa-Like Bathrooms Designed to Instantly Soothe

Let these airy oases across the globe spur some ideas for creating your own refuge.

Comic Sans Gets A Makeover

The designer of a new font hopes to redeem the world’s most reviled typeface. But can anything save Comic Sans?<p>Call me mad if you will, but I think Comic Sans gets a bad rap. And I’m not the only one. While the mere sight of the font is enough to make some type purists scream, rip out their eyes, …

Typography