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Fallon and Michelle Obama Run Back the Evolution of Mom Dancing

The sequel.<p>Jimmy Fallon's recurring "Evolution of Dancing" bit was one of the biggest keys to his first-year success as host of <i>The Tonight Show.</i> Maybe the most memorable edition of the segment, however, came while Fallon was still hosting <i>Late Night,</i> when he teamed up with Michelle Obama to …

How Hokusai’s ‘The Great Wave’ Went Viral

‘The Great Wave’ takes a starring role at the MFA Boston April 5<p>“The Great Wave,” Katsushika Hokusai’s woodblock print from the early 1830s, may be the most famous artwork in Japanese history, and its popularity isn’t cresting anytime soon.<p>The image of a wave towering over Mount Fuji is the subject …

Art

Why It Took So Long to Get Chris Hadfield's "Space Oddity" Back on YouTube

If you record a music video while floating in space, which country controls the copyright laws? That's the out-of-this-world legal question Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield had to face after his rendition of "Space Oddity," filmed aboard the International Space Station, went viral last …

Seek Thermal Phone Camera

Add high-tech thermal imaging to your phone without the need for a bulky add-on case with the Seek Thermal Phone Camera. Made to plug directly into …

Minipresso

There are tons of ways to make great-tasting coffee on the go. Espresso? Not so much. Until now. The Minipresso is a highly-portable, hand-powered …

Memobottle

We all carry a water bottle with us — and if we don't, we should — but unless your bag has a dedicated bottle pocket, odds are it just doesn't fit …

Matthew Humphries 02 Seiko Military Watch

After spending years as an internationally-recognized automotive designer working for the Morgan Motor Company, Matthew Humphries has brought his …

Four Words to Seem More Polite

Empathy makes you better at cocktail parties—and at life.<p>In a touching Medium post a few days ago, the writer and programmer Paul Ford shared what he thinks is the secret to his politeness. In conversations with new acquaintances, Ford asks plenty of questions and lets the other person do the …

Incredible Photographic Survey of Military Kits From 1066 to 2014

UK-based photographer Thom Atkinson's series <i>Soldiers' Inventories</i> is an incredibly extensive photographic survey of the military kits carried by British soldiers from 1066 to 2014. With the goal of exploring what he describes as “the mythology surrounding Britain's relationship with war,” Atkinson …

Military

Victorinox Swiss Army Nail Clippers

Be prepared for rogue hangnails, unplanned clippings, and quick cleanups no matter how short on space you are with the Victorinox Swiss Army Nail …

Swiss Army Knives

Honda CBN400 by Ed Turner Motorcycles

Reading time: about 2 minutes.<p>Cafe Racers<br>• Custom<br>• French<br>• Honda<br>• Motorcycles<br>• Retro<p>This rather unusual looking Honda CBN400 is the work of Ed Turner …

Motorcycles

Review: BOgear Spare Camel

After years of working as a bike courier in Sydney, my spine had conformed to the use of a single-shouldered messenger bag. Now that the majority of my riding is commuting, I use a backpack, but always searched for a pack that combines solid construction with accessibility to its contents. Finally, …

1965 Alfa Romeo Giulia TZ2

1965 Alfa Romeo Giulia TZ2

How These Magical, Gravity-Defying Doors Actually Work

Describing the sculptures of Austrian designer Klemens Torggler as "doors" feels like an insult. These aren't doors—they're magical pieces of …

Coffee vs. Beer: Which Drink Makes You More Creative?

<i>Mikael Cho is the co-founder of ooomf, a network that connects short-term software projects with handpicked developers and designers. Mikael writes about psychology, startups, and product marketing over on the ooomf blog.</i><p>I didn’t know what I was going to write about today.<p>When this happens, …

Ryno Microcycle

No, that's not a typo, and you didn't read it wrong — it says <i>microcycle</i>. And that's because while it may share some characteristics with a …