Kathryn Garrett

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The AIDS Granny In Exile

In the '90s, a gynecologist named Gao Yaojie exposed the horrifying cause of an AIDS epidemic in rural China — and the ensuing cover-up — and became an enemy of the state. Now 85, she lives in New York without her family, without her friends, and without regrets.<p>The enormous brick fortress in West …

The Secrets Of A Memorable Infographic

New research refutes a common perception about what makes infographics stick in your mind.<p>Human memory is very fallible, but lately cognitive scientists have found that our minds capture much more visual detail in a moment than once believed. A 2008 paper reported that people who saw thousands of …

Logotype Collection by Chris Bernay

Outstanding Logo Design.<p>This is a creative logotype collection designed by Chris Bernay, a Buenos Aires, Argentina based freelance photographer, …

Graphic Design

Charlize Theron's Printed Jeans Are The Best Cheap Celeb Find Of The Week (PHOTOS)

With fall well underway, our shopping wish lists have been growing and growing. And thanks to Paris Fashion Week, there are tons of items we want. But even with high-end fashion as our inspiration, we don't need to spend a lot to look great.<p>Take it from our favorite A-listers. Stars like Charlize …

The Top 100 Websites For Your Career

Last year we inaugurated our first-ever list of the best websites for your career. We took nominations from readers and combed through some 700 sites in order to compile our list of the top 75. This August we put out another call for nominations and got a flood of 2,000 comments, emails and tweets …

6 Great Spots in Europe to Visit During Shoulder Season

Imagine... traveling to Europe when the crowds are thin, the weather is pleasant, and the costs are slashed. Don't think it exists? It does. Europe's shoulder seasons -- that beautiful time of year when the temperatures begin their climb upwards or slow descent down, the water is that perfect …

12 Ways to Become the Office Superstar

Tired of the bad rap millennials get? Overcome it with these tips from career expert Dan Schawbel

Graft Concepts Wants To Be The Swiss Army Knife Of iPhone Cases

Card slots. A bottle opener. Pepper spray. Defense against a .50 caliber bullet. Whatever you might need on the go, people are thinking of ways for you to integrate it right into your iPhone case.<p>But Y Combinator startup Graft Concepts is trying to cover all your basic needs with one case, using a …

Architecture Student Converts Old Bus into Comfy Mobile Home Complete with Repurposed Gym Floor | Colossal

<p>I don’t know about you, but few exciting things ever transpired for me on a school bus. It always smelled like gas fumes, and its primary purpose …

Meet The Dread Pirate Roberts, The Man Behind Booming Black Market Drug Website Silk Road

An entrepreneur as professionally careful as the Dread Pirate Roberts doesn’t trust instant messaging services. Forget phones or Skype. At one point during our eight-month preinterview courtship, I offer to meet him at an undisclosed location outside the United States. “Meeting in person is out of …

Echo Smart Watch Interface by Brian Khouw

Brian Khouw has ideas how a smart watch interface should look like. <b>Echo Smart Watch</b> is the result of 2 days brainstorming on how a touch screen watch …

Brainstorming

Results + Teamwork + Great UX = Success at Craftsy

<b>wants a UX Engineer</b><br>in Denver, Colorado<p>Craftsy.com is the place to go if you want to tap into the knowledge of instructors and other members of their …

Six Decades Of Cosmo Covers Show How 'Sexy' Has (And Hasn't) Changed

Cosmopolitan has been around since 1886, but it wasn't until Helen Gurley Brown took the reins in 1965 that things starting getting... sexier. As the magazine's editor-in-chief from 1965 until 1997, Brown turned Cosmo's focus to sex, relationships, female pleasure and, well, more sex. The headlines …

SF-LA in a half hour via Hyperloop? Still at least 7 years away

In a conference call following his proof-of-concept unveiling, Elon Musk fleshes out a Hyperloop timeline and takes a shot at high-speed rail.<p>When pressed for a definitive timeline, Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk said Monday that the proposed initial Hyperloop system -- one that would take …

Articles about making order chaos 8 beautifully busy homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

Wood in general is a beautiful, evocative natural material, and when it's saved from a landfill and reused, it has even more...<p>With seemingly limitless plans, styles, and sizes, kit homes are an intriguing alternative for homebuyers.<p>A patio or outdoor deck can bring a whole other dimension to a …

Architecture

155 Logos by Sergey Barabei

Logo Collection.<p>Sergey Barabei is a Russian graphic designer specializing in art direction, branding, and web design. This amazing logo collection …

Graphic Design

Articles about blogger focus trend forecast on Dwell.com - Dwell

Today’s global design scene is more expansive and easier to access than ever, thanks to all things Internet—websites, webshops,...<p>While still studying architecture at Eindhoven University, Servie Boetzkes and Jeroen Helder landed a commission through...<p>An interior architecture firm predicts the top …

TED Talks

Articles about graphic designer we love romualdo faura on Dwell.com - Dwell

Relocating from New York to Kyoto, Japan in 2012 not only marked a new beginning in his life, but proved to be a working catalyst...<p>Coffee can be dreadfully serious.<p>The two Toronto curators behind this showcase for innovative Canadian design run through 10 of their current favorites.<p>Tiny houses are …

Avant-garde

7 Ways To Create Authentic & Powerful Portraits

by Steven McConnell Do you remember the time you were learning to drive a car? If you’re like most people, it began as a purely technical, logical …

Photography

Daily Inspiration #1523

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 …