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This Chair Will Not Be Pulled Out From Under You

Despite appearances, designer Peter Bristol’s Cut Chair is stable, his secret seating arrangements revealed.<p>Visual sleight of hand is hard to sustain in design because, well, the illusion (or joke) may work once, but it gets old pretty quickly. Truth is, people want to live with design magic, not …

Family Guy heading to Springfield for The Simpsons crossover episode

After years of rivalry between <b>The Simpsons</b> and <b>Family Guy</b>, Fox has announced that its two big animated shows are set to cross-over in 2014 with a</b> …

New kits for 2013/14 season: in pictures - Telegraph

Snake bites man’s penis while he’s sitting on toilet

and<p>A snake reared up and bit a man’s penis while he was sitting on a toilet, paramedics in Israel have said.<p>Fortunately, it was non-venomous and the …

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These Contact Lenses Give You Telescopic Vision

The lenses magnify stuff up to 3X. Finally, the future we've been waiting for.<p>So this is pretty much one of those things you've always wanted from the future, right? Researchers have created a prototype contact lens-and-glasses system that lets you zoom in on something to 2.8X magnification. The …

Bitcoin: how I made a virtual fortune What started off as essentially a hobby became a virtual company with market capitalisation worth around £250,000. http://gu.com/p/3hxpn Photograph: Rick Bowmer/AP

Nighttime Scenes Illuminated with the Soft Glow of LED Lights

Photographer Harold Ross is a practitioner of “light sculpting.” Visiting various outdoor landscapes at night, he uses LED flashlights and other …

Right-Angled Staples: Simple Twist Reinvents the Stapler

Like coffee mugs or or door knobs, staplers are one of the most ubiquitous design objects and frequently tackled by people trying to make small …

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A Workbook Of Simple Tasks For Sparking Your Creative Process

The folks behind Conditional Design want you to experiment in structured ways.<p>Good ideas can arrive (seemingly) in an instant or may emerge after a hard-fought battle between right brain, left brain, and reality. But even people who are blessed with a fertile imagination can benefit from a change …

10 Photography Assignments to Stimulate Your Creativity

This article provides you with 10 photography self-assignments that you can use to get your own creative juices flowing. They’re designed to help you …

How To Conduct Your Own Google Ventures Design Sprint

To mentor 150 startups in its portfolio, Google Ventures developed a five-day design process. Here, the method’s mastermind, Jake Knapp, details how your company can run its own sprint to solve a big problem.<p><i>Editor’s note: This post is part of a seven-part series originally published on Google</i> …

88 Amazing Photography Links That You Won't Want to Miss

With another terrific week in the world of photography passing us by, we find Toad Hollow Photography has been searching high and low in all corners …

Exposure Stacking Tutorial in Adobe Photoshop

Exposure stacking is the process of taking multiple photos with different types of lighting and exposure settings, then blending them together into …

Bottle Design Brain Melter: The Handle is the Spout, the Opening is on the Bottom, the Inside and the Outside Are the Same Surface

That there is the Klein Bottle, first conceived of in 1882 by German mathematician Felix Klein. Klein's "non-orientable surface," as it's called in …

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Weightlifting world record holder Sy Perlis, 91: Bench pressing 85kgs is good for me

Most 91-year-olds would be happy enough to lift a hobnob and a cuppa unaided – not so for Sy Perlis, who has just set a new world record by …

The future of buildings: coming soon, the house that can repair itself How self-healing concrete and 3D printing will transform buildings and many other sectors besides http://bit.ly/19zymQQ Photograph: Softkill Design

Typeface Memory Game

For everyone who wishes to enhance their skills at recognizing typefaces in a playful manner. A typeface memory game. With twenty-five pairs of cards, each presenting a different type family, this is a very stylish and interesting typographic concentration game. The kit includes a typographical glossary with the main terms used in typography as well as a text about the evolution of type design, locating in history each one of the fonts used in the game. <b>Get it here.</b>

Travel Lists Archives – Wild Junket Adventure Travel Blog

By Nellie Huang| 2018-05-22T13:56:00+00:00 May 18th, 2018|<p>The best travel jobs are those that let you live a life of travel and get paid at the same …

Illusion of Discomfort: Rigid-Looking Chairs Are Really Soft

An uneven, somewhat spiky surface of sticks poking up from the seat of a chair doesn’t exactly make it a welcoming place to relax. But take a seat on …

Real-Time Photoshop Prank in Stockholm

To contribute to one of Adobe’s “Creative Days” in Stockholm, Sweden, photographer and retouch artist Eric Johansson executed an elaborate Photoshop …

Akala: 'This country is not comfortable with intelligent young black people' Rap singer, adapter of Shakespeare (and brother of Ms Dynamite), Akala is on a mission to correct a few misconceptions http://bit.ly/14eMlnB Photograph: Karen Robinson for the Observer

How growing a beard made me 'a terrorist' When I changed my appearance for an acting job - to portray Socrates in a play - I experienced the ugly shadow of discrimination cast on 'Muslim-looking' people - Alex Andreou for Comment is free http://gu.com/p/3g8z2

Things Come Apart by Todd McLellan - in pictures Canadian photographer Todd McLellan makes visible the inner workings of everyday products by dismantling, carefully arranging the components and photographing them. His book, Things Come Apart, presents a unique view of items such as chainsaws and iPods, transforming ordinary objects into works of art http://bit.ly/19Cn8th

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4 Top Architecture Firms Reimagine Penn Station

New York’s Municipal Art Society sponsored a design challenge for a Penn Station the City deserves. The results are both ambitious and laughably overblown.<p>Few places inspire the kind of mean-spirited public ballyhoo that Penn Station and Madison Square Garden do. The Garden sits on hallowed …

New York goes nuts for the 'cronut'

The Cronut, an iced doughnut made from deep-fried croissant pastry, rolled in sugar and filled with cream, has become the subject of New York's latest frenzied food fad.<p>The delicacy has become Manhattan’s must-have treat since going on sale earlier this month for $5 (£3.30) at the Dominique Ansel …

York mosque counters EDL protest with tea, biscuits and football Demonstrators who had gathered to protest at Islamic centre accept invitation to take refreshments and open a dialogue http://gu.com/p/3g64j Photograph: Ann Czernik for the Guardian