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Design You Trust

The message has rather a naughty word in Russian (F**K), followed by Trump. Speaking to the farm owner, the crop circle has been manufactured as part …

Faig Ahmed's Glitchy, Distorted Rugs Destroy The Stereotypes Of Eastern Tradition

Faig Ahmed, a visual artist from Baku, Azerbaijan, reworks the aesthetic of carpets, an “indestructible symbol of the Eastern tradition”, by weaving …

Gorgeous Vintage Soviet Art and Propaganda Posters

The convergence of vintage design and propaganda is a thing of beauty and power, be it in science or in politics. Ben Perry’s massive collection of 20th-century Soviet and Russian propaganda, advertising, and art posters, created between 1917 and 1991, offers a beautiful perspective on mid-century …

Banksy’s New Mural Mocks Smart Phone Distracted Lovers

Banksy, the most recognized street artist of this era, had been quiet since his whirlwind tour of New York City last fall. Well, he's up to his old tricks again, and his website was recently updated with a new piece that's painted on a quaint stone wall on Clement Street in Bristol, United Kingdom. …

Mathletics

Top 10 Do’s and Don’ts When Flipping Your Classroom #edchat – Learning and Innovation

<b>DO</b><p>Produce material for YOUR students to engage them outside the classroom. Generic content works as a starting point but students have greater faith …

7 style rules to follow this spring

10 steps for solving the global learning crisis

Yesterday, at the Learning for All Symposium organised by the World Bank, global players came together to find some answers to two major questions: …

The Litography Project

<i>Litography wants to map San Francisco's rich literary culture and make multimedia pieces, some of which will air on public radio's KALW.</i>Created by …

Cross-Laminated Timber is the Most Advanced Building Material

Cross-Laminated Timber Continues to Impress Builders and Engineers<p>On a cloudy day in early October, the architect Andrew Waugh circles the base of a nondescript apartment tower in Shoreditch, a neighborhood in East London. Shoreditch suffered heavily during the blitz of World War II—“urban renewal, …

Engineering

Cradle to cradle design

Green-minded architect and designer William McDonough asks what our buildings and products would look like if designers took into account "all …

In Tokyo, IKEA Converted A Monorail Into A ‘Party Train’

<b>To celebrate</b> the opening of a new IKEA outlet near Tokyo's Tachikawa Station, the furniture giant converted the Tama Monorail Line into a “party …

Co-Creative Processes in Education: The Small Things That Make a Big Difference

<i>This is the third article in an ongoing series about working with kids by Copenhagen-based architect/designer/educator Moa Dickmark. Her last article</i> …

Mattel’s 3-Year Quest To Make A Better Toy Gun

With a new line of wicked toy guns, Mattel is brandishing arms to protect good old-fashioned toys in the age of apps.<p><b>Scott Derman</b> was pissed.<p>The toy designer, whose colorful tattoos peek from under his sleeves, had asked Mattel’s Chem Lab for a substance that could stick but wasn’t sticky. He’d …