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You Can Now Send Your Kid To “Design Thinking” Summer Camp

Design thinking is taking over the world–and your child’s brain, if the Museum of Design Atlanta has its way.<p>MODA has announced a new camp for aspiring designers and creative tinkerers in preschool through high school. CampMODA is “rooted in design thinking methodologies and project-based …

The First 9 Things Flight Attendants Notice About You When You Board a Plane

Sure, opening an airline credit card or using your points can help you secure a free flight upgrade. But as Business Insider reports, making a good …

Want to Make Sure You Hire the Best Candidate? Ask These 2 Interview Questions

If you understand real job needs, you only need to ask two questions to predict on-the-job success. It doesn't matter what you ask if you don't know job needs, you'll either be wrong, or lucky.<p>It took me 30 years and 2,500 interviews to make this table showing the best and worst predictors of …

On Jan. 1, California is basically becoming a different state

Protection for undocumented immigrants, tougher gun laws, recreational marijuana: California will welcome 2018 by turning into the US equivalent of a Scandinavian country. Hundreds of new laws of markedly progressive inspiration will go into effect in the Golden State come the new year, affecting …

Los Angeles

Veganuary 2018: 31 delicious vegan recipes to inspire you

31 days with no meat, fish, eggs, dairy, honey or any other animal products. Are you up for the challenge?<p>I’ve done Veganuary for the last two years …

A Shelf that Easily Transforms Into a Temporary Desk

twofold: a compact wall shelf that can be transformed into a space-saving temporary desk with just one touch.<p>Design Team<p>studio michael hilgers for …

Nutritionists Say These High-Iron Foods Give You Healthy Skin, Hair, and More

Since we were kids, we've been told time and time again to eat our fruits and vegetables. And this statement rings so incredibly true—<i>especially in</i> …

13 Things Mentally Strong Leaders Don't Do

To make their good habits effective, they give up the bad habits that could rob them of mental strength.<p>My fifteen years as a psychotherapist taught me about mental strength and the resilience of the human spirit. I saw countless people bounce back from overwhelming adversity and beat the odds.<p>One …

Get this drone and solve all your selfie problems for good

Over the past few years, selfies have transformed from a guilty pleasure to a viable way to take those special Kodak moments without bothering …

Features | Delicious spuds and sides

Nailing your roast potatoes, red cabbage or stuffing is a brilliant way to elevate your Christmas dinner. Whether you’re looking for a clever way to …

38 Foods for Depression That Are Instant Mood Boosters

Axe says that it’s not uncommon for people with depression to have diets that are low in omega-3 fatty acids. These particular fatty acids help your …

This Elon Musk Email to Tesla Employees Is a Powerful Lesson in Authentic, Heartfelt Leadership

When times get tough, great leaders don't just protect -- they connect.<p>Elon Musk is one of the world's most popular entrepreneurs. As the guiding force behind Tesla, SpaceX, and OpenAI -- not to mention helping to found PayPal -- he tackles some of the biggest challenges.<p>That includes some of the …

Dangerous flaw in macOS High Sierra leaves your Mac vulnerable: Here’s how to fix it (updated)

A critical security flaw in Apple’s latest version of macOS grants intruders access to your computer’s settings and data without needing a …

Inspired by origami, scientists build artificial muscle that lifts 1,000 times its own weight

Scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard University have developed a variety of origami-inspired artificial muscles that can lift up to a thousand times their own weight — and yet be dexterous enough to grip and raise a delicate flower.<p>The devices, described in the …

Robotics

How Can You Tell If Someone Has True Leadership Skills? This Famous Study Narrows It Down to 1 Rare Trait

In 2001, this best-selling management consultant identified one leadership behavior found in the most successful CEOs. Some things just don't change over time.<p>In Jim Collins' landmark book <i>Good to Great (</i>published in 2001)<i>,</i> his research team spent five years examining 1,435 "good" companies and …

Citrus-Soaked Butter Cake (Dairy)

They say necessity is the mother of invention. Well, I needed to bake a cake, but as I was gathering ingredients, I discovered that I only had one …

Eleven Light-Years Away, an Earth-Size Planet That May Be Habitable

There’s a new place to look for life in the universe.<p>Astronomers announced on Wednesday the discovery of an Earth-size planet around a small red star in our corner of the galaxy. The planet could hold liquid water and conditions favorable for life.<p>The star, Ross 128, is not the closest with a …

Universe

10 Low-Carb Vegetarian Recipes That Will Have Meat Eaters Wanting Seconds

When recipes go meat-free, there's a tendency for them to be bulked up on the carbs—be it pasta, bread, or sweet potatoes. But just because you're …

The best way to clean your apples, according to science

How do you clean your apples before you eat them? A rinse under the faucet? A brisk wipe with your sleeve? Whatever the method, chances are you’re doing it wrong, according to a new study.<p>Unless they’re organic, apples have probably been sprayed with synthetic insecticides. In the US, the …

EPA

Clever Machines Learn How to Be Curious

Computer scientists are finding ways to code curiosity into intelligent machines.<p>You probably can’t remember what it feels like to play Super Mario …

Machine Learning

A startup is taking on Google and Microsoft with a 'Minecraft for docs'

A startup came out of three years in stealth Thursday with a simple goal: Make documents better.<p>Called Coda, the startup has the ambitious goal of …

Google creates an online exhibit for contemporary art

Some artists actually like it when you say "my four-year-old could do that," because it means you've a) questioned whether a work is art, and b) wondered why or why not. I just learned that from Google Arts & Culture's brand new Contemporary Art digital collection, packed full of information on the …

14 spectacular lamps unveiled at the London Design Festival

Lighting designers are constantly pushing the envelope with new materials, technologies and applications – and this year’s London Design Festival was …

How to Gain Credibility When You Have Little Experience

There’s a meme on the internet, which speaks truth about a dilemma for young people entering the hypercompetitive workforce of 2017. The photo is of two seasoned, older interviewers glaring critically across the table at a young interview candidate with the following words: “We’re looking for …

An MIT Media Lab startup is creating beautiful wooden toys to teach children the basics of coding

Kimberly Smith was a master’s student in the MIT Media Lab’s social computing group when she first began dreaming up wooden toys to teach children how to code.<p>At the time, the lab was looking into small-scale solutions in education, agriculture, and transportation “that would make cities stronger …

Montessori

What Is Aquafaba? - Chowhound

<i>Aquafaba</i> almost sounds like something you’d say to cast a spell. Fitting, because some consider this a miracle ingredient. But what is it? Chickpea …

SO-IL and Ana Prvački create air-filtering costumes for Chicago Biennial musical performance

US architecture firm SO-IL has continued its exploration of material skins that filter the air with a set of costumes for a musical performance …

Brooklyn Book Festival 2017: All the Graphic Novel Goodness (PR)

Here’s all the graphic novel goodness happening at the Brooklyn Book Festival this weekend. As always, there’s lots of other great stuff if you love …

This Is How to Eat Enough Protein on a Vegetarian Diet

• Popsugar<br>• Health & Fitness<br>• Vegetarians<p>Protein on a Vegetarian Diet<p>This Is How to Eat Enough Protein on a Vegetarian Diet<p>Shares<p>There probably isn't a …