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Gallery of Emil Garleanu / Ion Popusoi + Bogdan Preda - 3

Image 3 of 33 from gallery of Emil Garleanu / Ion Popusoi + Bogdan Preda. Photograph by Radu Malasnicu

Four in 10 cancer cases could be prevented by lifestyle changes

Almost four in 10 cancer cases in the UK could be prevented if British people changed their lifestyles by drinking less alcohol, keeping their weight down, ditching cigarettes and avoiding overdoing it on a sunbed, among other actions, research has revealed.<p>New figures from Cancer Research UK …

Cancer

Generation Z: The apps, brands & influencers they can't live without

It's expected that almost half of Generation Z, the generation following Millennials, will connect online up to 10 hours per day, and one-third will …

Public Relations

Graphic Design: Exotic Destinations On Earth Illustrations

Exotic Destinations On Earth is a graphic design project created and shared by JIMMI TUAN and Bratus ™. The idea was to create a calendar and gift …

Mary Meeker’s 2017 internet trends report: All the slides, plus analysis

The most anticipated slide deck of the year is here.<p>Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers partner Mary Meeker is delivering her annual rapid-fire internet trends report right now at <b>Code</b> <b>Conference</b> at the Terranea Resort in California.<p>Here’s a first look at the most highly anticipated slide deck in …

Mary Meeker

Bill Gates Has Seven Predictions for the Future

Bill Gates has been almost prophetic in his past predictions: his 1999 list was hauntingly accurate, foreseeing the advent of price comparison …

Bill Gates

The money machine: how a high-profile corruption investigation fell apart

On 11 March 2014, a London branch of the French bank BNP Paribas received a request from a Ukrainian lawyer. He asked the bank to close accounts belonging to his client and transfer their balances to Cyprus.<p>The accounts contained a mere $23m, and the transaction should have been routine. But …

Corruption

10 Best Tattoo Artists of 2016—Editor’s Picks

Some of the most memorable works of the year include Longhaul’s hand tattoo, Puentes’ woman/skull “doubleup” as he calls it, Winston Whale’s anaglyph …

Hone your design portfolio to perfection with these 10 tips

With the design industry now more than competitive that ever, it's vital that your design portfolio stands out from the crowd, highlights your best …

Brain 'reads' sentences the same in English and Portuguese

An international research team led by Carnegie Mellon University has found that when the brain "reads" or decodes a sentence in English or …

Animal Prints by Charles Williams

Check out this colorful series of illustrated animal prints created by Charles Williams.Charles Williams is a gifted freelance illustrator and …

Awe-Inspiring “Shanghai Tower” Skyscraper Honored as the Architectural Design of the Year

The stunningly modern <i>Shanghai Tower</i> borrows its name from the city in which it’s located. Designed by San Francisco-based firm Gensler, the structure rises high above the horizon line and is now China’s tallest building at 632 meters tall—making it an iconic part of the bustling skyline. The …

16 (More) Creative Logos & Identity Design Projects

Each year, the PRINT Regional Design Annual showcases a vast array of impressive creative projects from around the world—much of which appears in the …

These deeply satisfying GIFs explain intricate Japanese joinery

Amazing<p>Here’s a fun thing for architecture and design nerds: somewhere on the internet, someone is sharing super mesmerizing GIFs of traditional Japanese joinery. Passed on for hundreds of years, Japanese joinery features intricate interlocking wooden joints that hold up without the nails and …

Metalheads: 18 Best Custom Motorcycle Builders

Art manifests itself in many shapes, forms, and sizes. From abstract paintings to humanoid marble statues to interior design and architecture, art …

Motorcycles

Sub Zero Cool: A Yamaha GTS 1000 from the Arctic Circle

Velfjord is a pretty little town of red-painted houses in Norway—a winter wonderland surrounded by mountains, fjords, lakes and forests. It’s also incredibly remote, being a five-hour drive from Trondheim, the nearest city.<p>This is the land of the midnight sun, just south of the Arctic Circle. It’s …

Facebook data from 160k accounts found cat people to be sad and lonely

Facebook researchers examined the behavior of over 160,000 users to help put an end to the cat vs dog debate once and for all. Its findings were actually in line with long-held stereotypes that dog people tend to be friendly, outgoing and generally likable while cat people are more likely to be …

Vintage Film Posters From The Golden Age of XXX

While obviously the content of these posters is unapologetically dirty, not to mention the films themselves, we have to say, the design on some of …

Posters

A guy trained a machine to "watch" Blade Runner. Then things got seriously sci-fi.

Last week, Warner Bros. issued a DMCA takedown notice to the video streaming website Vimeo. The notice concerned a pretty standard list of illegally uploaded files from media properties Warner owns the copyright to — including episodes of <i>Friends</i> and <i>Pretty Little Liars</i>, as well as two uploads …

Your brain does not process information and it is not a computer – Robert Epstein

No matter how hard they try, brain scientists and cognitive psychologists will never find a copy of Beethoven’s 5th Symphony in the brain – or copies …

Stephen Hawking

Architectural Aquariums So Gorgeous, You Won’t Miss Your Dead Goldfish

In the realm of architecture for pets, designers have dogs and cats more than covered. But what about fish? Haruka Misawa, a Japanese designer based in Tokyo, is on it.<p>A protégé of celebrated designer Kenya Hara–Muji’s creative director–and a Nendo alum, Misawa created a series of sublime and …

How Eve Online players are helping medical science

The Human Protein Atlas is a scientific research program whose goal is to map the human proteome. With this information medical science can better …

Android Jones

4 Men with 4 Very Different Incomes Open Up About the Lives They Can Afford

From a father on the poverty line to a CEO millionaire.<p><b>The median household income in America is $53,657.</b> Politicians draw $250,000 as the line between the middle and upper classes. And the true starting point of real wealth remains a cool $1,000,000. We asked four more or less typical men, each of …

Lytro's Cinema camera will kill the green screen

Lytro’s consumer cameras introduced the intriguing concept of being able to refocus your image after a shot was taken, but the execution wasn’t quite convenient enough to catch on with the masses. So now the company is aiming much more upmarket – professional movie-making – where it’s less likely …

Cinematography

Finally, The Golden Ratio Gets Its Own Coloring Book

Venezuelan artist Rafael Araujo creates meticulously detailed drawings of the Fibonacci spiral in nature–now, you can color along.<p>When it comes to design, the golden ratio is mostly bullshit. Though designers sometimes use it, there’s just no proof people prefer that precise spatial ratio in their …

Toyota's Setsuna is an amazing wooden concept car designed to last generations

Debuting at Milan Design Week next Monday, Toyota's Setsuna is probably the most unique concept car to debut from a major automaker this year. If it's not obvious from looking at it, this adorable little roadster is made almost entirely of wood — Japanese cedar and birch, to be specific — and was …

A computer has made a Rembrandt painting and it's perfect

Rembrandt may have died in 1669 but his artistic legacy lives on thanks in part to a new piece of work created with computer data, instead of the artist’s hands.<p>Revealed in the Netherlands, ‘The Next Rembrandt‘ is the result of an 18-month project undertaken by a group of art historians, along with …

Art

Car Throttle

Assembling a 2017 GT-R engine: <br>Car Throttle Supercars