Stasiek Zaleski

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An Ancient Virus May Be Responsible for Human Consciousness

You've got an ancient virus in your brain. In fact, you've got an ancient virus at the very root of your conscious thought.<p>According to two papers …

Human-Pig Hybrid Created in the Lab—Here Are the Facts

Scientists hope the chimera embryos represent key steps toward life-saving lab-grown organs.<p>In a remarkable—if likely controversial—feat, scientists announced today that they have created the first successful human-animal hybrids. The project proves that human cells can be introduced into a …

Adobe InDesign Magazine Template from AlfianBrand

A 34-pages Adobe InDesign magazine template in A4 and US Letter for multi purpose.The team of AlfianBrand specializes in high quality print resources …

Graphic Design

The Kombucha Freedom Warrior

As fermented products become more common as health fads, questions about regulation are being raised. For one, kombucha is the product of fermenting tea with a culture of live yeast and bacteria. As a result, the beverage has a variable alcohol content—and some of its producers are being targeted …

Health

How 'Violence Interrupters' Are Trying to Stop Gang Shootings in Brooklyn

In a year that has seen murder rise in New York, locals are trying to mediate between gang members—before it's too late.<p>I first got a sense of what it means to interrupt violence in early September, at a vigil for a slain teen in Far Rockaways, Queens. The boy, NeShawn Plummer, hadn't even …

​The Little-Known History of How the Canadian Government Made Inuit Wear ‘Eskimo Tags’

For decades, Inuit had to wear numbered identification tags around their necks, mainly because white administrators couldn't pronounce their names.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE Canada.</i><p>"Well, my name's Jennifer Qupanuaq May... but apparently in the eyes of the government I'm still …

Ogle This 3D-Printed Outfit At Your Own Risk

Behnaz Farahi's 'Caress of the Gaze' knows exactly where your eyes are.<p>If always knowing when somebody was staring at you was a super power, Behnaz Farahi's new project, <i>Caress of the Gaze</i> would qualify as a bona fide super suit. The architect and interaction designer married a camera, a facial …

The Best Nightspots In Jerusalem, Israel

While Tel Aviv is hailed as Israel’s cultural and party capital, Jerusalem is filled with its own unique style and is home to one of the most …

Cronut Fever Strikes Tokyo at Dominique Ansel's Wild Bakery Opening

In Tokyo this morning, pastry wizard <b>Dominique Ansel</b> threw open the doors to his very first international bakery location. There were break dancers. There were selfies galore. And, this being Ansel, there were Cronut pastries and seemingly endless lines — the first two people entered the bakery line …

Anti-Gravity Dance Machine Proves Olafur Eliasson Just Has More Fun

This is what happens when the mind behind 'Contact,' 'World Illuminator,' and 'Moon' wants to have some fun.<p>Olafur Eliasson's celesital visions in <i>Contact</i> are divine, his <i>Little Suns</i> do good in developing nations (and look great doing so, mind you), and <i>Moon</i>, his collaboration with Ai Weiwei, …

Watch a “Lost Interview” With Michel Foucault: Missing for 30 Years But Now Recovered

An introductory shot that might be an outtake from <i>A Clockwork Orange</i> opens this interview with Michel Foucault, “lost,” we’re told by Critical …

Architecture Documentaries To Watch In 2015

Following our top <b>40 Architecture Docs to Watch in 2014</b> and our favourite <b>30 Architecture Docs to Watch in 2013</b>, 2015 is no exception! Our latest round …

Diller Scofidio + Renfro: Reimagining Lincoln Center and the High Line

3 huge design trends for 2015 you need to know

<i>Each month, experienced London-based creative consultancy FranklinTill Studio curate the Trends section inside Computer Arts magazine. Here,</i> …

Graphic Design

A Young Frank Zappa Turns the Bicycle into a Musical Instrument on The Steve Allen Show (1963)

Last week we gave you John Cage performing his avant-garde composition <i>Water Walk</i> on the CBS game show “I’ve Got a Secret” in 1960. Now, this week, …

3 Clever Typefaces That Solve Every Day Problems

Humans have been writing for a long, long time—we were making lettermarks for thousands of years. Of course, that doesn't mean we've ever reached a …

Nigel Stanford makes sound visible for Cymatics music video

<b>Music:</b> this video by New Zealand musician Nigel Stanford shows a series of experiments that demonstrate how sound waves affect different types of …