Alex Felberg

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Announcing The Winners Of The 2014 Innovation By Design Awards

The 10 best designs of the year include a soccer cleat, a campaign to end gun violence, and much more.<p><i>Fast Company</i> hosted its annual Innovation By Design Awards and Conference in downtown New York today. It culminated this evening at our awards celebration, where we revealed the 10 best designs of …

The Simple Trick That Can Boost Your Confidence Immediately

Smile, don't slouch. And don't cross your arms. Your parents probably taught you to use certain body language to appear friendly and polite.<p>But new research shows that your body language does much more than change the way other people see you -- it can change how you see yourself. Psychologists …

Top 10 science and tech books for October: from Brian Cox and wacky Mother Nature to space and pizza

From the celebration of life on earth and quantum mechanics to the science of dining and how to serve food properly at a party<p><b>Human Universe</b> <b><br>Brian Cox</b><p>Humans might just be a lump of space dust but Cox’s appreciation of the unlikeliness of being makes this a celebration of life on earth.<p><b>The Quantum</b> …

The 25 Best Restaurants In The World, According To Travelers

It's how you discover that a restaurant in Montreal will give you cigars upon arrival, that a place in Copenhagen will shower you in champagne, or that the best restaurant in Beijing is actually hidden inside a restored Temple.<p>So when TripAdvisor wanted to compile a list of the best restaurants …

TripAdvisor

2050 and the Future of Infrastructure

Much of the world around us has been formed around key pieces of infrastructure. Most see this as a testament to who we are as a society, and part of …

Understanding The Basics of SLR Photography

Knowing how to use your SLR is not as awkward as it would seem. Imagine that your camera is a box that lets in light. On top of that box is a …

Shutter Speed

Spectacular Lightning Show Over the Grand Canyon

The Grand Canyon inspires many people to photograph its grandiose scale and scenic landscape, but Sedona-based photographer Rolf Maeder has managed to capture a sight less seen–the Grand Canyon being hit by a spectacular thunderstorm. Being drawn to nature, Maeder originally moved to Sedona 13 …

Grand Canyon

Rise and shine: the daily routines of history's most creative minds

Benjamin Franklin spent his mornings naked. Patricia Highsmith ate only bacon and eggs. Marcel Proust breakfasted on opium and croissants. The path to greatness is paved with a thousand tiny rituals (and a fair bit of substance abuse) – but six key rules emerge Daily Rituals by Mason Currey – review<p>…

Candy Corn Has Never Looked This Good

Do you smell that? It's almost October, and the sickeningly sweet candy corn bags are starting to line the shelves at every grocery stores and …

Candy Corn

Surreal Portraits Blend Mystical Landscapes with Reality

Spanish artist Antonio Mora is a creative photographer who transforms simple portraits into dreamy landscapes filled with intriguing emotion. In the series, entitled <i>Dream Portraits</i>, the artist elegantly blends two elements together to form an abstract fusion where distinct lines and shapes are no …

Digital Art

How Do You See Color? 5 Fun Online Color Quizzes

Have a few minutes? Here are a few quick tests, ranging from silly to useful, all about you and color.<p><b>1. Color Vision Deficiency Test</b><br>Ever worry that …

Quizzes

2,200-HP Saleen S7 is a goosebump generator on the dyno

What does more than 2,200 horsepower sound like? Any of us could guess that an output that gargantuan doesn't enter the world like a gentle breeze, but putting an actual voice to it could require some imagination. That is, unless you happened to have a video of a ridiculously tuned Saleen S7 going …

50 Nominees for Best New Restaurant in America 2013

<b>Andrew Knowlton</b>, the <i>Bon Appétit</i> Foodist, spent countless hours and traveled thousands of miles in search of America's Best New Restaurants (see the winners in our Hot 10 feature). After way too many dinners alone at the bar, he returned home with this list of 50 trendsetting nominees–from New …

Restaurants

How to Create a Porcelain Skin Effect with Boudoir Photography

The human body has been a common subject of photography since the 19th century, when boudoir “artist studies” first served as substitutes for live …