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The world in 2065: what do social scientists think the future holds?

A writing competition held by the Economic and Social Research Council asked PhD students to look 50 years into the future. Here are the winning pieces<p>Ignorant as I am, I don’t think I’d ever fully appreciated the breadth of disciplines involved in social science until I was asked to help judge the …

Nike’s Metcon 1 Cross-Training Sneaker Is Designed For Any Workout

It’s the new year. Gyms will be overflowing with resolutioners, health food joints will have crazy checkout lines, and your local Dick’s will will be …

Mathpapa Walks You Through Algebra Solutions Step by Step

Algebra can be tough to figure out, and textbook answer keys often don't display the step-by-step solutions so crucial to learning. Mathpapa is a …

Finding the Motivation to Change Your Entire Life

Almost exactly 8 years ago today, I ran my first marathon and soon after I started Zen Habits. I’d changed a dozen or so habits, lost weight, was …

Motivation

Top 15 International Destinations for 2015

Every New Year's resolution involves three key ingredients -- the commitment to better one's self, the passion to try something new, and the inevitable promise to venture beyond one's comfort zone -- and no one act accomplishes those goals more than international travel.<p>Every New Year's resolution …

Costa Rica

Does Russia Think Their New Nuclear Weapons Could Win A War?

A new round of Russian nuclear weapons development, their new aggressive posture and their new spurning of joint nuclear programs with the United States, all point to a disconcerting trend in Russian thinking amid a growing confidence in the nation’s military capabilities.<p>Americans have short …

Topo X Woolrich Collection

Topo Designs have teamed up with iconic American company Woolrich for a new collection that is a perfect modern mix of the two companies while …

The Startup CEO's Daily Bag

Being a CEO at a startup can mean just about anything these days, but you usually need to be prepared for a lot of different things while still being …

Waterrower

WaterRower´s award winning design sets it apart from all other fitness equipment. The beautifully handcrafted rowing machine is made from solid ash …

The Cult of Mac Guide to Traveling Light

Travel can be a chance to practice minimalism, or an opportunity to drive yourself nuts. What am I talking about? Luggage. You can pare down your essentials to fit in a carry-on – even if you’re away for a month – or you can throw in every item of clothing and every charger you have. The second …

Alen 68 Superyacht

Turkish boatyard Alen Yacht have launched their new flagship superyacht, the spectacular Alen 68. Designed by renowned design office Foster + …

Super Yachts

Utility Rucksack | By Cargo Works

We recently drooled over Cargo Works´s Tactical Sleeves, we are now doing the same over their cool line of backpacks. Their versatile Utility …

Defending Your Castle

You never know when the whole world is going to hell, but you can make sure you're prepared with <i>Defending Your Castle: Build Catapults, Crossbows,</i> …

Origami Backpack | By Nixon

Newly released by Nixon is the large volume Origami Backpack. The tough upper body is made from distressed PU coated canvas while the base of the bag …

Desk Collection | By Groovemade

Groovemade have presented the new Desk Collection, a beautiful upgrade to your workspace that increases both your ergonomic comfort and productivity. …

Ergonomics

Nike Sb Koston 2 Max | Black/venom Green

Made with insights from legendary skateboarder Eric Koston, the latest version of the Nike SB Eric Koston 2 Max is looking sharp. The shoe is dressed …

The Diplomat Watch | By Nixon

The Diplomat watch by Nixon, is the brand´s most sophisticated watch. The stylish timepiece is part of Nixon´s Spring/Summer offerings and features a …

Vintage

Lotus Belle Tent

Lotus Belle are makers of beautiful handmade glamping tents, combining the best qualities of the bell tent and the yurt. Made from high-quality …

Glamping

Everlane Just Released The Only Light Jacket You Need

Everlane has been rethinking the cost/production equation in fashion for a few years, which has led to them producing some fantastic clothes, bags …

Hygge 2204 Chronograph

Hygge, the same guys behind the award winning 3012 Series watch have also designed this beautiful chronograph. The minimalist 2204 Chronograph Series …

Viks Bike

Another in a slew of urban commuting bikes we've seen hit the market recently, the Viks Bike is constructed entirely from high-quality stainless …

Cannondale Bad Boy 1: Urban Performance

Hybrid bikes tend to attract unanimously negative connotations from purist cyclists—and often rightly so. Most popular with beginners or those who turn the pedals once a year, hybrids draw on design characteristics from purpose-built classes of bikes like road and mountain bikes to create an easy, …

Sexual Fitness

It's common knowledge that a standard-issue session of the ol' bump and grind is good for 100-150 calories burnt — but with just a few (fun) changes, …

How-To's

Vanhawks Valour | Smart Carbon Bike

Vanhawks Valour is the first ever connected carbon fibre bicycle. The beautifully designed Valour has the usual stuff like calorie counter, distance, …

Carbon Fiber

Bremont Mb Watch

British timepiece makers Bremont are certainly geared toward adventure, their stunning Bremont MB was designed to be quite simply the ultimate …

Machine Era Wallet

After an amazingly successful Kickstarter campaign(raised almost $250,000!), the Machine Era Wallet is now available for purchase. The minimalist …

The Orion | Ultralight Waterproof Jacket

Mission Workshop have presented an ultralight edition of their Orion waterproof jacket. The packable jacket has a relaxed cycling fit and was …

Jackets

Get Your iPhone Ready For iOS 7 – Make A Good Backup Today [iOS Tips]

iOS 7 is coming this Wednesday, September 18, and it’s going to be a fairly simple upgrade. You’ll be able to just update your iOS device without any trouble, most likely over the air or by connecting to iTunes. No fuss, no muss.<p>However, you do most likely want to make a backup in case things go …

GOG.com Launches Digital Indie Game Store to Compete with Mac App Store and Steam

GOG.com, an online game store that sells vintage titles, has debuted (via <i>TUAW</i>) a new indie game portal to sell indie games to Mac and Windows users, much like the Mac App Store or Steam.<p>The new portal will not only use the GOG.com staples like DRM-free games and "one world - one price" thinking but …