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Beautiful geometric animal logos

Making a logo that stands out – and doesn't look like anything rude – is a tricky task as a designer. There's been tried-and-tested methods that have …

The 15 Most Surreal Destinations to Visit in 2015

Be prepared for dropped jaws, kids.<p>1. Sea of Stars on Vaadhoo Island in the Maldives<p>photo: Doug Perinne<p>2. Antelope Canyon in Arizona, United States<p>photo: Laura Grier<p>3. Cave of Crystals, Naica, Chihuahua, Mexico<p>photo: Adventure Medicine<p>4. Salar De Uyuni, Bolivia<p>photo: PlanetDen.com<p>5. Tunnel of Love …

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Big Beautiful Salad with Lemon-Miso Dressing<p>Focus on whole foods.<p>In general, fresh and minimally processed foods retain more nutrients than processed …

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The Scottish mother of Japanese whisky

<b>Scotch enthusiasts found it hard to swallow recently when a Japanese single malt was named the world's best whisky. But the fact that a Scot played a key role in establishing the hard stuff in Japan may make that news more palatable for some.</b><p>Jessie Roberta Cowan, from Kirkintilloch, had little idea …

When Nature And Geometry Collide, These Photos Get Surreal

David Copithorne takes photos of classic subjects, mountains, beaches, street scenes, and then edits them to add floating geometric shapes which reflect the images around them, or twisting them into fractals-like forms. He uses Photoshop CS6 to create his work, and says he came upon his techniques …

Photography

Now Trending: Kanye West fans wonder who Paul McCartney is

<b>MEET THE BEATLE</b><p>It appears Kanye West may have overestimated his fan base's willingness to pay homage to the past.<p>As reported by People magazine, the rap icon kicked off the New Year with the release of a new song titled <i>Only One</i>, in which he collaborates with Paul McCartney, formerly of The …

3 huge design trends for 2015 you need to know

<i>Each month, experienced London-based creative consultancy FranklinTill Studio curate the Trends section inside Computer Arts magazine. Here,</i> …

Cartoons filled with death could traumatize kids, experts say

Nemo's mother is eaten by a barracuda; Tarzan's parents fall prey to a leopard; and don't forget Bambi's mother – she was gunned down by a hunter. Children's animated films are rife with murder and mayhem.<p>While such movie videos make popular gifts at Christmas and Hanukkah, parents may want to take …

A Chinese Dissident's Plea for Freedom and Love

Remembering Liu Xiaobo's "I have no enemies" manifesto, five years after his imprisonment<p>Five years ago this month, the writer and professor Liu Xiaobo was tried and sentenced to 11 years in a Chinese prison. His crime: authoring and promoting Charter 08, a manifesto that appeals for freedom of …

How Successful People Quash Stress

We all know that living under stressful conditions has serious physical and emotional consequences. So why do we have so much trouble taking action to reduce our stress levels and improve our lives? Researchers at Yale University have the answer. They found that intense stress actually reduces the …

3 Secrets of Radical Creativity From Pablo Picasso

Want truly breakthrough ideas? You need to look to a true genius for inspiration.<p>If you need just a little boost to your creative thinking, academic research on how to generate more ideas might do the trick. But when you're looking for truly radical innovations, your best bet is to look to a truly …

Creativity