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8 Ways to Become More Creative in the Next 10 Minutes

Modern culture often labels creativity as natural gift. Artists get showered with praise and proclamations of “you’re so <i>talented</i>,” but truthfully, …

France's ban on plastic cups, plates and cutlery 'should be extended across Europe'

A French politician has called for France's ban on plastic cups, plates and cutlery to be implemented across Europe.<p>Arash Derambarsh, a municipal …

Mass Fish Die-Offs Are the New Normal: Climate Change Shuts Down a Montana River

A dead mountain whitefish floats in the Yellowstone River in Montana. (Photo: Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks)<p>Early in the morning on August 19, …

Montana

France bans the use of plastic crockery and cutlery to aid battle against climate change

Plastic crockery and cutlery is to be banned in France unless it is made from biologically sourced materials.<p>The law comes into force in 2020. It is part of a French environmental initiative called the Energy Transition for Green Growth, part of a package aimed at tackling climate change.<p>But, the …

Mural Featuring Renaissance Painters Wearing Their Corresponding Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Masks

Peter Knox shot a photo of a wonderful new mural in Bushwick, Brooklyn painted by New Zealand street artist Owen Dippie featuring Renaissance …

Streetwear

These Winning Space Photos Will Leave You Wishing For More

Anyone with a deep appreciation of space and everything beyond earth is going to love this year's Insight Astronomy Photographer of the Year winners. Thousands of people submitted photographs of the sun, planets, and more and only 10 won.<p>The contest, which ran from February to April 2016, includes …

Bayer's proposed $66B Monsanto takeover is "a marriage made in hell"

With little warning, Germany chemical giant Bayer made a bid to take over U.S.-based Monsanto for $66 billion. Together, the fused companies would …

Senate bill would speed recovery of art lost to Nazi looting

WASHINGTON — Heirs trying to recover artwork lost to Nazi looting during World War II could get some help under a bill approved by a Senate panel on …

Senate Judiciary Committee

Street Art in New York City Just Got 100 Times Better Photos

Since 2014, Manhattan’s Lower East Side has been experiencing a subtle redesign—in street art. Originally spearheaded by professional skateboarder Billy Rohan, the 100 Gates Project has since been organized by the Lower East Side Partnership, who has enlisted local painters to reimagine the …

London Fashion Week 2016: Felder Felder's Sustainable Dress Made From Cars Is The Stand Out Piece So Far

'It’s soft like hair and looks quite slinky.'<p>Felder Felder has unveiled the star piece of its eco-friendly 10th Anniversary collection ahead of the …

London Fashion Week

An Illustrated Design History of Apple’s iPhone

As regularly as clockwork, Apple has unveiled a brand new iPhone for the last nine years running. It first revolutionized the smartphone market, both …

Apple Pay

Sir David Attenborough urges UK to accept Brexit and use it as an opportunity to protect Britain's wildlife

In stark contrast to the doom and gloom-filled discussions surrounding Brexit, Sir David Attenborough has urged the government to use the vote to …

United Kingdom

Behold The Throne: There's A Golden Toilet At The Guggenheim

Museum-goers, prepare yourselves for "unprecedented intimacy with a work of art."<p>Starting Friday, visitors to the Guggenheim are encouraged to relieve themselves in a fully functional toilet cast in 18-karat gold called <i>America</i>, which will be on display indefinitely. The installation by Italian …

Marcel Duchamp

What Makes a Photo of Vesuvius Worth $9 Million?

Hint: not the shipping cost.<p>A photographer is offering a rare item for the discerning art collector with a few million euros to spare.<p>Italian …

Meteorology

President Obama creates an 'underwater Yellowstone' with first US national monument in the Atlantic Ocean

US President Barack Obama has announced the creation of a 4,913-square-mile national monument off the coast of Massachusetts, the first such monument …

Conservation

George W. Bush To Release An Art Book, Because 2016 Is A Surreal Dream

It’s 2016. A former reality TV star is running for president of the United States. And a former president is pursuing a post-career life as an artist. What a time to be alive.<p>George W. Bush, who has previously surprised many a viewer with his paintings of puppies, kitties, Putin, and his near-naked …

United States

La La Land Review: A Musical for People Who Hate Musicals

Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone star in Damien Chazelle's enchanting followup to 'Whiplash' as lovers who are star-crossed in a distinctly modern way.<p>The movie musical is dead. It's been dead for over half a century, when Hollywood studios stopped making them with regularity and moviegoers grew out of …

Art

The human-sized bee hive at Kew Gardens

Take a trip to Kew Gardens this summer and you’re in for an immersive, bee-themed treat. For, among the pristine, landscaped gardens, towers Wolfgang Buttress’s 40-tonne installation The Hive, recently moved here from the UK Pavilion at the 2015 Milan Expo.<p>The Hive spirals 17 metres out of the …

12 Animals (That Are Definitely Not an Octopus)

Check out these awesome animal illustrations by Gabe Pyle. There's a snail, a monkey, a turtle, a sloth - pretty much most animals you can think of. …

The 12 Best Comics of 2016 (So Far)

<i>Why wait until December to start giving out accolades to some of the best comics and graphic novels of the year? If you’re looking for some good</i> …

Graphic Novels

24 Executives Share the Daily Habits That Keep Them on Top | Inc.com

The most successful people I know share some common traits. They're confident, hard-working, astute with money, and health conscious. They also stick to certain routines proved over time to work. Check out these quotes from 24 successful executives who credit simple daily habits for helping them …

Success

100 Must-Read Books About Nature

The following list compiles books that deal with the natural world from many vantage points. I have broken them, loosely, into categories. If you are …

Books

Designer “Catifies” a Human Home into a Playful Haven for Seven Felines

For three months during the spring of 2014, Rebecca Mountain of Mountain Pet Products undertook a big “catification” project for her friends Eliza and Tiffany. The couple had just bought their first home and was also combining their two households—including seven felines and three dogs. With that …

Cats

A Great White Shark Got Caught Napping on Camera for the First Time Ever

Do you know what a sleeping great white shark looks like? It’s never been seen before. Until now. A robotic submersible captured the first-ever …

Surreal Self-Portraits by Japanese Photographer Izumi Miyazaki – BOOOOOOOM! – CREATE * INSPIRE * COMMUNITY * ART * DESIGN * MUSIC * FILM * PHOTO * PROJECTS

Nike unveils innovations for U.S. Olympic track and field team

Nike on Tuesday unveiled a speed system for its track and field athletes who will compete at August's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. While …

Rio De Janeiro
Imaging

The Art of Recognizing Good Ideas

And why managers are so bad at it<p>There are two basic modes of judgment: criticism and praise. The former consists of identifying a subject’s flaws; the latter of noting its merits.<p>In most settings, criticism tends to dominate. For any idea or book or movie or what have you, the question that people …

Demonstration