Jade Brennan

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Yoshi's Woolly World: The Kotaku Review

<i>Yoshi’s Woolly World</i> has three big things in its favour: it feels fabulous to play, it looks sumptuous and it sometimes makes you feel like a …

Retrogaming

Designer Sculpts Wood Into Elegant Freeform Lighting

A while back, we featured the sculptural lighting work envisioned by designer <b>John Procario</b>. The newest addition to his custom series of sculptural …

Furniture

Who Buys Ivory? You’d Be Surprised

A new international survey reveals what’s really driving the demand side of the ivory market.<p>The majority of people who buy products made from ivory say they would support banning the sale of ivory.<p>That conflicting sentiment is one of several surprising findings in a new international survey …

Oxford academics at war over dangers of the internet

Professor Dorothy Bishop has launched a stinging attack on Oxford University colleague Baroness Susan Greenfield<p>A leading Oxford University academic has come under attack from colleagues for continuing to warn that the internet causes brain damage and autism in children, despite no evidence to …

Why Memes Use the Same Font

Why Memes Use the Same Font<p>via vox.com<p>No matter how diverse their images or messages may be, internet memes are bound by one common thread: their font. That bold, white lettering is actually a typeface called Impact, and was released in 1965 by designer Geoff Lee. After becoming a “core font for …

Coco Chanel

16 Irreplaceable Tools For Content Marketers To Make Your Content Unique

Unique content gets you found.<p>It places your brand at the top of the pops as a thought leader – someone people trust and admire.<p>Unique content helps …

10 campaigns that redefine content marketing

Like television advertising, content marketing now works on the basis of emotions such as family ties, love and friendship. These methods of …

App Design: City Guides by National Geographic

Another amazing project by Rally Interactive for National Geographic. This time they designed a City Guides app that gives insights and advices for …

Apps

The Incredible Effects of a Digital Detox

The Incredible Effects of a Digital Detox<p>via fastcompany.com<p>Kate Unsworth, creator of the connected jewelry line Kovert Designs, recently held a five-day digital detox to examine how time away from smartphones affects the human body and psyche. 35 CEOs and influencers gathered in the Moroccan …

Coco Chanel

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20 fascinating facts that make you think twice

Luckily, the folks over at Reddit have a collection of true facts about life, and we've combed through them to find our favorites.<p>From a creature that can survive the harsh vacuum of space to the odd state sport of Maryland, you're bound to learn something that makes you think twice.<p><i>Note: A shorter</i> …

Reddit

Amazing Pictures: Baby Chameleon Doesn't Know It Hatched

The newborn, curled tightly in an egg-shaped ball, offers a rare insight into the life of a developing reptile.<p>Looks like someone needs a wake-up call: This newborn baby chameleon hadn't yet realized it had hatched.<p>Nick Henn, owner of Canvas Chameleons in Reading, Pennsylvania, recently captured …

Google Maps Now Lets You Scale Yosemite’s El Capitan Mountain

El Capitan is already something I associate almost by default with Mac OS X, but it was a real mountain before that – millions of years before Apple previewed OS X 10.11, in fact, though it only got its name in 1851. Anyways, it’s the real mountain, not the Apple operating system, that Google now …

Maps

The Airfare Hack That Can Double Your Vacation for Free

Why visit one country when you can see two? Many airlines let you do just that with free or low-cost stopovers.<p>If you’re adventurous and want to get the most out of your airfare dollar, consider working a free stopover into your next international trip.<p>The first thing to know about a stopover is …

Air Travel

Articles about architect lost his sight and kept working thanks breakthrough technologies blind on Dwell.com - Dwell

As one of the few blind practicing architects in the world, Chris Downey occupies a unique place in design.<p>Most deserts are dry and dusty expanses of blue skies, bleached soil, and rulerflat horizons.<p>An Amsterdam architect looks to Japanese culture when designing a floating home for his …

Architecture

17 Habits of Highly Effective People Who Take Really Amazing Vacations | Inc.com

My fellow Americans, we suck at vacations.<p>A new workplace study from Horizons Workforce Consulting found that only a third of U.S. workers take full advantage of their paid vacation days. Almost half of us feel compelled to check in with work while we're away. Overall, those of us who don't take …

Fly Fishing

So It's Come to This: An Airline is Now Weighing Passengers

As if situating yourself into the always ill-fitting middle seat wasn't humiliating enough, Uzbekistan Airways has announced a new policy that's …

Aviation

37-Year-Old Man Visits All 198 Countries (Including 19 in One Day) and Keeps His Day Job

Get ready for some travel inspiration: Gunnar Garfors visited every 198 countries by the not-so ripe age of 37. His first trip was to Greece with …

European Travel

How to Survive the Middle Seat

T+L editor tips on making the best of an always annoying situation.<p>So, it happened. You waited until the last minute to book your flight and now …

Bobbleheads

Lucky Whale Watchers Get An Insanely Close View Of Humpback Pod

<i>By Rebecca Endicott, writer at LittleThings.com</i><p>When you go on a whale-watch, just the prospect of seeing the majestic creatures at all is seriously thrilling. For a few lucky tourists off the coast of Massachusetts, their trip out to sea turned into a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to get <i>really …

Myrtle Beach

11 TED Talks That Will Help You Lead A Happier Life

Increasingly, psychologists, neuroscientists, business leaders, and spiritual advisors have studied the mechanics of happiness and how we can utilize them in our everyday lives. Many of them have shared their findings at TED conferences.<p>We've gone through TED's expansive online library of …

Happiness