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The Dilemma of the Depressed Mother-to-Be

For pregnant women taking antidepressants, balancing mental health and fetal health can lead to difficult choices.<p>Eight years ago when I started taking antidepressants, having a baby was the furthest thing from my mind. I was 25, and desperately unhappy for reasons I had trouble explaining.<p>It …

How Boys Teach Each Other to Be Boys

Taking cues from family and media, young boys teach their peers how to perform masculinity, to their detriment.<p>What makes a male child become a “boy,” as we understand that concept socially? In her new book, <i>When Boys Become Boys</i>, Judy Y. Chu reports on her two-year study in which she followed a …

Your Kid's Brain Might Benefit From an Extra Year in Middle School

Repeating eighth grade can give students time to mature academically and developmentally.<p>The practice of voluntarily delaying school transitions, either by red-shirting kindergarten, repeating twelfth grade, or introducing a gap year between high school and college, is a well-established tradition …

Joy of upcycling: design brings new life to old rubbish - in pictures

Today's designers are increasingly seeing waste as an opportunity. Here we showcase some of the UK's best alchemists turning lead into gold.<p>Feeling inspired? Show us your best upcycled creations for the change to win a Panasonic Lumix TZ40 camera

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New Cradles and Tripod That Turn Into Mini Greenhouse

Woodly is an Italian company that creates furniture built on the idea that each piece has a high quality level of construction that is meant to span …

The Country of Summer Insects

Tang Bohua (TBH) was born in Liuyang, Hunan Province—the Chinese capital of fireworks—a city scattered with Buddhist temples where the locals would ask for protection from the hazards of their risky craft. During his childhood, temples were TBH's playground. He was immersed in a world filled with …

Greed Is Good: A 300-Year History of a Dangerous Idea

Not long ago, the pursuit of commercial self-interest was largely reviled. How did we come to accept it?<p>Among MBA students, few words provoke greater consternation than “greed.” Wonder aloud in a classroom whether some practice might fairly be described as <i>greedy</i>, and students don’t know whether to …

Limiting screen time has 'ripple effect' for kids - Futurity

The positive effects of limiting children's screen time, including academics, behavior, and weight, show up months later, not right away, say …

Astounding Illustrations by Ricardo Bessa

Now these are super awesome! Ricardo Bessa is one super talented English artist and his works is just fantastic! Check it out his super great pieces …

Taking A Second Look At Professional Free Fonts

I popped the CD in my computer and found a collection of the most horrendous fonts you could imagine. Novelty and “retro” fonts. Spooky Halloween …

The Art of Laurent Durieux

Laurent Durieux is an illustrator based in Bruxelles, Belgium and has worked for Mondo, Dark Hall Mansion, Acid Free Gallery and more. His art might …

Little Wings Hand Drawing

Alex Konahin is an Artist from Latvia and he own some amazing hand drawing skills. In this series called little wings he draws 4 insects that do in …

Interview with an Illustrator: Dan Woodger - The Fox Is Black

Since graduating three years ago Dan Woodger’s oblong-eyed creations have graced the pages of numerous editorials, like ESPN and The New York Times, …

Carol Marine creates simple, beautiful paintings everyday - The Fox Is Black

The internet really is a wonderful place. If you look in the right places you’re bound to find some real treasures. Take for example the work of …

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The Qiang Huang Gallery

Hoplight by Robie Smith

Hoplight is a friendly, curvy, hybrid. A fusion of the cool character of a roman, with the flow and informality of an italic.<p>Throughout Hoplight, many sharp serifs have been replaced by dot style serifs, to allow the contours of the letters to flow seamlessly into the terminations.<p>Hoplight embodies a sense of playful ease.

Cinta by Josep Patua Bellart

a brand new elegant sans serif font designed for text. It has a humanistic skeleton, dressed up with a hand-made mechanical suit, which made it rush, audacious. A dedicated tribute to the breakdown of mestizo music rhythm, bright, dreamy but completely real.<p>Full of a broad variety of weights and versions, it’s able to produce subtle changes in the typographic stain. Perfect to make delicate hierarchy both in web and text and show the world their family background undoubtedly.<p>Prudent and …

Type & Grids: Free Responsive HTML5 Template

Instructions<p>Download and open the ZIP file.<br>• Edit the only HTML file, index.html, to add your own content.<br>• Mix and match the included type and color CSS …