Lindsay Schlagetter

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Articles about get know dieter rams on Dwell.com - Dwell

The word "icon" is thrown around rather freely in the design world, but when discussing Dieter Rams and his body of work, it is...<p>On the 50th anniversary of Dieter Rams's 620 modular seating, Vitsoe has introduced a re-engineered version of the modern classic.<p>The story of the smart home has yet to …

Facelifts

Treat Budgeting Like a Diet to Manage Spending

Anyone who's ever had to lose weight can tell you that it takes both exercise and a change in what you eat. Similarly, changing your spending habits …

Remote Rain Forest Expedition Finds 60 New Species

Scientists exploring Suriname's rain forests, some of the most remote on Earth, discovered 60 new species and a pristine region in need of protection.

Michael Jordan eases off talk

Michael Jordan is easing up on the trash talk.<p>After saying he believes he could have beaten LeBron James in a game of one-on-one when he was in his …

Basketball

Young Black and Latino Men Are, in Fact, Going to College

It's too easy to focus on stories of failure: A new study looks at the strategies male minorities use to succeed in school.<p>Why aren’t the best and brightest minority students landing at elite colleges? A new study suggests we’re asking the wrong question.<p>In his research on achievement by black …

Same-Sex Marriage: N.J. Judge Says Separate Is Unequal

A New Jersey judge ruled the state must allow same-sex couples to marry, citing the Supreme Court's decision to strike down parts of the Defense of Marriage Act. Guest host Celeste Headlee speaks with Brad Sears of the Williams Institute about what the ruling could mean in the Garden State, and …

Qatar promises crackdown over deaths of World Cup construction workers

Qatar has promised to crack down on private building companies who exploit migrant workers, following a Guardian investigation that revealed alarming numbers of labourers are dying in the building boom prior to the 2022 World Cup.<p>Qatari labour minister Saleh al-Khulaifi said the Gulf state would …

Here's Something Congress Can Agree On: Helium

With the government on the brink of a shutdown, Republicans and Democrats in Congress have come together to compromise on helium. Legislation passed late last week will keep the gas used in party balloons flowing from a national reserve.<p>The helium bill's passage shows that compromise is still …

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Heavy rains trigger flash flooding in the Northeast<p>Video raises questions about shooting by off-duty NYPD officer<p>Suspect in murder of prominent …

Crime

Nigeria steps up security after school attack

Nigeria is stepping up security at schools in Yobe state.<p>Dozens of students are in the hospital following an attack on their college that left at least 50 dead.<p>The army says the students were shot as they slept by Boko Haram fighters.<p>Al Jazeera's Ahmed Idris reports from Abuja.

Strobe Light-Filled Art Exhibit Closes After Causing Three Seizures

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>A Pittsburgh art museum closed an exhibit on Sunday after three visitors had seizures or …

Leaked YouTube Video & Tumblr Blog Reveal All About Stealthy Payments Startup Clinkle

Clinkle, a much-hyped mobile payments startup which raised $25 million in funding ahead of having a publicly available product, has been notoriously secretive about its user interface and the details of how it all works. TechCrunch has been able to grab some screenshots in the past that demonstrate …

The Future of Africa’s Elephants: Out with Arguments Old, In with Choices Bold

By Katarzyna Nowak and Trevor Jones<p><b>The idea that we can save elephants by selling their teeth is a flawed vision that will accelerate elephants down their current road toward near extinction.</b><p>In fact, the tide is turning, in favor of destroying ivory stocks and enacting moratoria on domestic …

Innovate Like A Misfit

Kyra Maya Phillips, the co-author of the upcoming book "The Misfit Economy," encourages readers to think like pirates, gangsters and hackers when approaching business. While researching and writing the book, Phillips spent a couple of years delving into the darker side of innovation; setting out to …

Austrian Economics