Justin Bell

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How using Design Thinking will fix Design Thinking

Design Thinking continues to be a hot topic (this article is one of many talking about it). Design Thinking has been hyped and even fetishized but there are also voices questioning its value, impact, and relevance.<p>Design Thinking faces criticism for its lacking integration with business and …

10 Breakthrough Technologies That Are About to Change the World | Inc.com

<b>Reversing Paralysis.</b> "Scientists are making remarkable progress at using brain implants to restore the freedom of movement that spinal cord injuries take away."<p><b>Self-Driving Trucks.</b> "Tractor-trailers without a human at the wheel will soon barrel onto highways near you. What will this mean for the …

Track Down

Jazz in the 1950s: the ultimate guide to the greatest albums

<b>If you are discovering jazz for the first time then you've just found the perfect place to start. And if you are a true aficionado then this list is</b> …

Miss Johnson

“Racist are inherently intellectual cowards.”<p>He broke her down. This is why white people cannot have locs.<p>Reblogging three times because I just got …

8 Best Resorts in Europe

<i>by the Editors of Condé Nast Traveler</i><p>From an estate on Lake Como to a "palace" in St. Moritz, here are the top resorts on the continent, as chosen by Condé Nast Traveler readers.<p><b>8. Powerscourt Hotel (formerly Ritz-Carlton), Wicklow, Ireland</b><p><i>Readers' Rating: 88.553</i><p>This Palladian-Georgian hotel, …

Suspect in ambush of Houston-area deputy held without bond

The man accused of shooting and killing a suburban Houston officer has a history of mental illness and once lived in a homeless shelter, authorities said Monday.<p>Harris County Sheriff's Deputy Darren Goforth was ambushed and shot 15 times, Harris County District Attorney Devon Anderson said in a …

Rio's Favelas Feel The Peace — And The Pressure — Of Pacification

On a Saturday morning, in a group of Rio de Janeiro's notoriously violent shanty towns, or favelas, heavily armed pacification police stand on one side of the street, on the other side, protestors call for them to withdraw.<p>On the protest side, Mayse Freitas lists the people she knows who have been …

Brazil

10 Things This Beginner Learned About Landscape Photography

I’m photographer Joe Hendricks, and in this post I’ll share some things I learned from trying to get into landscape photography.<p>1. Just go for it<p>For …

Kim Kardashian Admits That She Put the Moves on Kanye West

"I was like, 'Why not? Like, what am I waiting for?"<p>When Kim Kardashian wants something, she goes after it. A piece of the Silicon Valley marketplace. A bleach blonde 'do. And apparently Kanye West. In fact, she even made the first move—and isn't shy about admitting it.<p>"I was always attracted to …

Mesmerizing Video Highlights 100 Years of Changing Filipina Beauty

The <i>Cut</i> is back with their latest installment in a fascinating video series called <i>100 Years of Beauty</i>. In it, they manage to condense a century-worth of female beauty, hairstyle, and trends into about a minute. The episodes take us around the globe, and so far, we've been to places like the United …

Art

Kanye West - Heard 'Em Say ft. Adam Levine

Splash and Slide: 10 Best Waterparks in the U.S.

Noah's Ark Water Park (Courtesy Noah's Ark)<p>With so many waterparks located across the US, it is important to know which ones have the whole package, with rides ranging from easy float-along rivers to towering water slides that send you zipping down extreme drops. So if you are already feeling the …

Striking "PaperBridge" Created with 22,000 Sheets of Paper and No Glue

Set against a gorgeous green backdrop, the crimson-colored <i>PaperBridge</i> is a striking sight. This installation was created by environmental artist Steve Messam, and it was a small feat of civil construction. The bridge was composed of 22,000 sheets of brightly-hued paper and weighed over 4.3 tons. …

Art

Go Inside the Unexpected Lives of Contemporary Photographers

Tyrone Lebon‘s short documentary film <i>Reely and Truly</i> succinctly describes itself as a “visual poem on contemporary photographers and their …

Discover the best 5-ways-make-your-home-smarter on Dwell - Dwell

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Home Tours

What’s the most we can remember?

People with extraordinary memory talents suggest that your mind may be capable of retaining more than you think, says Adam Hadhazy.<p>Unlike digital cameras with full memory cards that cannot snap any more pictures, our brains never seem to run out of room. Yet it defies logic that one adult human …

Humanity

Daily Inspiration #1994

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

5 American Cities You Should Visit In 2015

In 2014, Minneapolis, Kansas City and Richmond were the coolest place to be. But with a new year brings a new set of cities to add to your bucket list. Luckily, we've found some surprising spots Americans are trekking to most, courtesy of Hotels.com's Hotel Price Index.<p>Whether it's a small-ish town …

Why painful memories linger with us

If we didn’t forget pain, women would never go through childbirth twice – or so says the myth. But the truth is that agonising memories don’t always diminish.<p>If you visit someone with a newborn baby, their description of the pain of childbirth often includes the phrase “never again”. One friend …

The Brain

8 Reasons You'll Be More Productive As A Digital Nomad

We're all for unplugging on vacation. But in order to make travel a lifestyle, you're gonna have to work while abroad. The good news is you'll join a legion of digital nomads, tech-based professionals who make travel their second occupation. At hostels, hotels, apartments and even on beaches, these …

Queen of the Desert: Berlin Film Festival review

The explorer Gertrude Bell played a huge role in shaping the Middle East today – but Werner Herzog’s new film of her life prefers schmaltzy romance to history or politics, writes Matthew Anderson.<p>‘The female Lawrence of Arabia’, they call her; ‘the woman who made Iraq’. Events in the Middle East …

Filmmaking

SpaceX calls off launch of space weather satellite

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — SpaceX called off Sunday's planned launch of a deep-space observatory — and a revolutionary rocket-landing attempt — …

Space Exploration

22 Egg Recipes to Kickstart Your Morning

More<p>Eggs<p>Buying tips, techniques, and recipes, no matter how you like them.<p>Eggs are a staple of my diet, and while I eat plenty for lunch and dinner, they're still most often seen on my breakfast table. Versatile, affordable, with a nice dose of protein to kick off your day, it's no wonder that eggs …

Apple lands prime spot in the Dow, as AT&T departs

The world's most valuable company joins Wall Street's pre-eminent stock index, a key metric of the nation's economic performance.<p>The Dow Jones Industrial Average is about to become a lot more Apple friendly.<p>Starting March 19, Apple will replace AT&T in the Dow Jones Industrial Average, an index …

Stock Markets

Stocks Tumble as Dollar, Bond Yields Soar on U.S. Jobs Report

Jobs report solidifies expectations Fed may raise interest rates as soon as June<p>U.S. jobs data roiled financial markets from stocks to bonds to the euro after robust employment growth solidified expectations for a Federal Reserve rate increase as soon as June.<p>Employers added 295,000 jobs in …

Federal Reserve

Nasa finds evidence of a vast ancient ocean on Mars

A huge primitive ocean covered one-fifth of the red planet’s surface, making it warm, wet and ideal for alien life to gain a foothold, scientists say<p>A massive ancient ocean once covered nearly half of the northern hemisphere of Mars making the planet a more promising place for alien life to have …

European Space Agency