Chris Evers

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Tisvildeleje , Denmark

<b>Are Americans too iconoclastic for pre-fab,</b> except in double wide trailer parks? Is it just a European thing? If so, too bad. Not only are …

Gallery: Morning Views from the Tent

<b>The thing about a camera, its eye still opens wide</b> in the morning, even when yours are crusted shut. Russian photographer Oleg Grigoryev‘s little …

Andy Kirkpatrick on Rethinking the Sleeping Bag

<i>Note: AJ contributor and noted climber Andy Kirkpatrick was recently asked about his decision to use a synthetic fill blanket in most of his big wall</i> …

Tobacco Body

To create a successful digital anti-smoking campaign, the <b>Cancer Society of Finland</b> created a microsite that will quietly scare you into quitting. The …

Lake O’Hara, Canada

<b>Eleven quaint cabins dot the shores of Lake O’Hara, Alberta, not far from Lake Louise.</b> These rustic cabins offer incredible views of this secluded …

How to design products without being a product designer

eleMount Founder and CEO Jose Sanchez is turning an obsession into a business.<p>Sometimes the biggest ideas are the simplest. Just ask Jose Sanchez, founder and CEO of ele, who just wanted a car mount for his iPhone that would stick.<p>Jose Sanchez<p>After three years of research, the 25-year-old Chicago …

Entrepreneurship

Everyday Objects Turned Into Imaginative Illustrations by Javier Pérez

Ecuadorian artist Javier Perez combined everyday objects with his simple illustrations to create a series of imaginative and unexpected composite …

Art

Jawbone UP 24 Data Visualization

As noted before, not only is information useful, it's also beautiful. Recognizing this, the recently appointed VP of Data at sleep and health data tracking device Jawbone, Monica Rogati, has partnered with artist Shantell Martin to utilize all the information they've accrued through the brand's …

Data Visualization

How to Build a Happier Brain

A neuropsychological approach to happiness, by meeting core needs (safety, satisfaction, and connection) and training neurons to overcome a negativity bias<p>There is a motif, in fiction and in life, of people having wonderful things happen to them, but still ending up unhappy. We can adapt to …

Denmark Is Considered The Happiest Country. You'll Never Guess Why.

<i>Our Living Well, On Location series explores cities and countries from around the world. How do other people pursue health and happiness? We're going coast to coast, country to country to find out.</i><p>Last month, Denmark was crowned the happiest country in the world.<p>“The top countries generally rank …

Why our IQ levels are higher than our grandparents' | James Flynn

Jared Diamond: How societies can grow old better

Want to be happy? Be grateful | David Steindl-Rast

Modern Seaweed House, Læsø, Denmark

<b>Historically, there were several hundred seaweed houses</b> on Læsø, the largest island in the North Sea bay. These fishing cabins were typically made …

WILDERNESS COLLECTIVE | WC-003 | Mt. Baker

7 Tips on How to Be the Best Tentmate Ever

<b>Hey, do you like camping and backpacking with your friends?</b> Of course you do. So obviously you’d like to be invited on lots of trips. How do you get …

327: The Four Fears Blocking You from Great Ideas

How to Build a School in Three Hours

It might seem impossible to raise enough money in three hours that you could build a school in a developing country. But 29-year-old entrepreneur and …

How We Can Grow a Generation of Engaged Citizens

We’ve been thinking a lot about the role of the teacher in the classroom. And more specifically about the teacher in the social studies classroom.<p>My …