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We Think Google Invented a Squash

<i>Update: We got a little more information about yesterday's Google doodle—but we're still confused.</i><p>I frequent the farmers market with such enthusiasm and regularity that I figured I'd be able to identify the squashes in today's autumnal equinox-themed Google doodle (doodled by artist Kirsten Lepore) …

To Catch A Bomb-Maker

This is the story of a little-known FBI forensics lab and how it changed the war on terror<p>The insurgent began with a cordless phone—one of the knockoffs of a Chinese-built Senao so popular in northern Iraq. Hunched over a worktable somewhere near the refinery town of Baiji, about 150 miles north of …

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Clever Illustrations Unmask the "True" Identities of Pop Culture Icons

In his amusing series titled <i>Icons Unmasked</i>, Chicago-based illustrator Alex Solis reveals the surprising identities of famous characters in pop culture. These cartoon-style portraits feature a series of costumed figures who unmask themselves, exposing who really lurks beneath the facade. The alter …

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An Upside-Down Roller Coaster Of Café Seats In France

French artist Baptiste Demombourg does outsider sculptures that repurpose old or broken objects, like making an indoor tidal wave out of smashed old windscreens. His latest piece is just as weird, but feels a tad less post-apocalyptic: it’s like a time-lapse photo of a crazy upside-down roller …

DICK Card Game

DICK is at once a provocative party game and a retelling of Herman Melville's classic novel "Moby-Dick" or, "The Whale." In a mash-up of literature and lowbrow humor, the game positions direct quotations from Melville's often-suggestive text against a backdrop of contemporary culture. Players are …

Moby Dick

Family Portraits Illustrated with Paper by Jotaká | Colossal

<p>Spanish illustrator Juan Carlos aka Jotaka created this fantastic series of paper family portraits by rendering his bendy illustrated characters in …

Photographer’s Portfolio is Filled with Adorable Portraits of Fluffy Siberian Husky Puppies

St. Petersburg-based photographer Erica Tcogoeva happens to have access to the most adorable litter of Siberian Husky puppies. Her Instagram account is a cuteness-overload of the small, fluffy canines as they snuggle with their siblings and are cradled in the arms of their humans. Being newborns, …

Heroic Dentist Saves Bald Eagle Suffering from Gunshot Wound

The residents of Tofino, British Columbia have demonstrated that a little bit of optimism can go a long way. One afternoon, locals heard a booming gunshot and nearby witnesses saw a truck driving away from the scene. When they went to investigate, they realized that a bald eagle had been shot and …

A Slick Architectural Model Kit With Infinite Components

With Arckit, architects and budding designers can easily construct a to scale model of their designs.<p>Architect Damien Murtagh has always made physical models of his buildings to present to clients. But when the recession hit in 2008, creating disposable models to use only once or twice became too …

iPhone 7 Concept Design Proposal by Vuk Nemanja Zoraja

The Design of iPhone 7 is an evolution from iPhone 6 design. It maintains similar design to iPhone 6 but it’s bigger in size and the body is made of …

Sidewalk Paintings of Gargantuan Gummy Bears Wobble to Life When Viewed From Above | Colossal

<p>Alongside the Malta Street Art Festival, artist Leon Keer decorated a boardwalk with bright, elongated gummy bears that appear skewed when up close, …

The Spork, Redesigned

Move over, spork! Meet the tritensil.<p>The spork is sort of the ultimate kludge of a design. Take a spoon, put some tines at the end, and voila: you have an eating utensil that isn’t quite as good as either half of its portmanteau. Things get even messier when you throw in a knife, resulting in the …

Sailing Artists Turn Discarded Plastics Found in Ocean into Magnificent Sculptures

Artist Alexander Groves and architect Azusa Murakami of London-based interdisciplinary design practice Studio Swine explore the long tradition of maritime crafts in <i>Gyrecraft</i>, a new project consisting of an ocean journey, five unique sculptures, and a short film. Making their way from Azores to the …

Sweet Graphic Design: Mr Printables

If you’re a parent who loves modern design, Mr. Printables should be saved at the top of your bookmark list. Their nav bar includes drop downs for …

The Incredible Pencraft of Jake Weidmann, the World’s Youngest Master Penman | Colossal

<p>When in school, artist and penman Jake Weidmann watched as his classmates typed their notes in laptops. Weidmann instead took the old-fashioned …

Sriracha Popcorn

Huy Fong Food's original—and unabashedly copied—Sriracha hot chili sauce has forever altered the tastebuds of people all over the world, found on bowls of fried rice and avocado kale salads alike. We've been overjoyed to find out that the cult hot sauce (made in the USA from red jalapeño chili …

Sriracha Sauce

Phoenix, Arizona Made It Mandatory for Pet Stores to Only Sell Adoptable Rescue Animals

Phoenix, Arizona is the latest major US city to make it mandatory for pet stores to only offer adoptable rescues from shelters. A federal judge recently ruled to uphold a 2013 ordinance banning pet stores from selling dogs and cats raised by commercial breeders. Phoenix, as well as 59 other cities …

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Artist Charles Young Completes Work on Daily Paper Model Project After Designing 365 Structures | Colossal

<p>It’s daunting to witness the labor poured into a 365-day creative project, be it taking a daily photo, doing a quick sketch, or even writing a few …

Cocoa Motors' WalkCar transports passengers on a laptop-sized board

A Japanese inventor has developed the "world's smallest electric car" – an aluminium board with wheels that carries a passenger like a Segway and …