Georgina Richards

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Nintendo Reveals 'Skylanders' Style Mario Games

Nintendo announce groundbreaking plans for the Wii U in the form of Skylanders style Nintendo figures and a Smartphone app for Mario Kart 8.<p>In a financial briefing yesterday president Satoru Iwata announced a new line of Skylanders-style NFC action figures (and games) for Wii U and 3DS. Currently …

Colorful City Silhouette Prints by Yoni Alter | Colossal

<p>London-based designer Yoni Alter has a huge line of colorful prints featuring overlaid silhouettes (to scale) of every major landmark found in …

grain editMotoi Shito

Outstanding work from Motoi Shito, a designer and art director based in Tokyo.<p>——————–<p>Also worth viewing:<p>Not signed up for the Grain Edit RSS Feed …

Modern Residence in Silicon Valley, California

The OZ Residence in Silicon Valley, California by Swatt Miers Architects.<p>The team of Swatt Miers Architects has completed this modern residence in …

Temporary Tattoos Turn Your Arm Into A Cookbook

To be spattered with sauce, sprayed with oil, dolloped with drippings, and occasionally lit on fire–these are the tortures that face any cookbook in the kitchen. But why bother consulting a cookbook at all when you can just read your favorite recipe off your arm? These genius tattoos make it happen.<p>…

Designing for Desk Organization

As I work with clients to organize their offices, I often see them scramble to find everyday things such as pens, paper clips and sticky notes. …

Dining Rooms

Jürgen Schadeberg's best shot: Hans Prignitz's handstand over Hamburg

Hans Prignitz was the brother of a friend of mine. He was an acrobat who, like us, grew up in Berlin during the war. When the war ended, we all moved to Hamburg and Hans started performing in a nightclub. He'd do his whole show upside down, walking on long sticks held in his hands, even going up …

A Day In the Awesome Life of Roadtripping Time-Lapse Photographer Joel Schat

Roadtrippers claims to be the first and only website dedicated specifically to road travels. “Discovering America’s best lodging & attractions”, the …

25 Amazing Examples Of Food Travel Photography

The only thing worse than not being able to go on vacation, is having to hear all about the great vacation your friends just went on. Even worse than hearing about it, is having to sit through all the pictures. Not only are they a detailed reminder of the great sights you didn't get to see, but …

The Sixties: protest photography

New posters for Godzilla

<b>Godzilla</b> fans. The wait is almost over, and the King of the Monsters is set to make his eagerly-awaited return to cinemas next Friday in Gareth …

@chefsawyer visited our test kitchen today to make a dish from his forthcoming Cleveland restaurant, Trentina. @yungbludlau captured the prep: carne salata, egg yolk bottarga, black beans, and foraged greens from Ohio

Boycotting Tar Sands Oil: Will It Work?

Plans to pressure companies to change their fuel purchasing can be tough to execute.<p>What if you could choose where your fuel comes from?<p><b>In the United States, crude oil that is refined into gasoline comes from many sources: Mexico, Venezuela, and Saudi Arabia all supply the American market, along</b> …

Chinese ram Vietnamese police boats in South China Sea - video

Vietnamese anger over China's expansionism in disputed seas spills over in attacks on foreign-owned factories<p>Published: 15 May 2014<p>Reports of 20 or more killed as Beijing's expansionism in South China Sea provoke continued violent backlash in Vietnam<p>Published: 15 May 2014<p>State media in Vietnam says …

North Korea labels President Obama a 'cross-breed black monkey' in racist attack

North Korea has published a lengthy and racist attack on the US President, allegedly describing Barack Obama as a “clown,” a “dirty fellow” and …

Pro-Russian separatists defy Putin call to delay referendum in Ukraine

Pro-Russia separatists in eastern Ukraine have decided to go ahead with a Sunday referendum on greater local powers, they said Thursday, defying a call by Russian President Vladimir Putin to postpone the vote.<p>Putin had urged the pro-Russia sympathizers to delay the referendum to give dialogue "the …

Zero-hours contracts in new benefits system will be 'enabling', claims McVey

Zero-hours contracts will actually be "enabling" for workers under the coalition's new benefits system, the Tory employment minister, Esther McVey, has claimed.<p>The minister said the new universal credit scheme – which rolls all benefits into a single monthly payment – would be beneficial for …

London is world’s top attraction for tourists

More foreign tourists flocked to London than any other city in the world last year, new figures revealed today.<p>A total of 16.8 million people visited …

Scientists Found Something Startling In Photos Of A Rare Goblin Shark

In April, shrimp fisherman Carl Moore accidentally caught an incredibly rare goblin shark off the Florida Keys. Moore snapped photos of the 18-foot-long creature before releasing it back into the water.<p>Those images, shared by NOAA, immediately captured the attention of the media and scientists as …

Cinderella law: Emotional abuse 'risks criminalising millions'

The 'Cinderella law' set to criminalise emotional abuse "creates more problems than it solves", a leading sociologist has warned.<p>Frank Furedi, the …

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Abu Hamza guilty: radical cleric likely to die behind bars

Hate preacher Abu Hamza is likely to die behind bars after a New York jury convicted him of a series of terrorism charges last night.<p>During the …

For the First Time, We Have a Detailed Model of the Universe

And its rendering stretches almost all the way back to the Big Bang.<p>It is, if you except the powers of human memory, the closest thing we have to a time machine.<p>Scientists have created the first realistic model of the universe, capable of recreating 13 billion years of cosmic evolution. The …

Big Brother is watching you: London cops test wearing cameras on their uniforms

Advocates tout its role in police accountability and evidence collection. But it comes at the expense of privacy<p>Sarah Gray<p>May 8, 2014 6:25pm (UTC)<p>Starting today the London Metropolitan Police will be attaching cameras to the uniforms of around 500 of its officers. This new wearable surveillance is …