Andrew Fisher

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The Headshot Setup That Will Save You Time and Impress Your Clients

I call it the 3-in-1 Headshot Method. As a professional photographer it is imperative that you are able to adapt to your surrounds and the needs of …

This Must Be The Place: 12 House Number DIY Ideas

How often do you get to combine an absolutely necessary home improvement—making your address visible to emergency services—with a celebration of …

Typography

Amazon is building indoor tree houses for its employees in downtown Seattle

Amazon is building a greenhouse in downtown Seattle that's meant to be a refuge for office employees. The greenhouse, constructed as a trio of spheres, will house more than 3,000 species of plants, many of which are endangered, <i>The New York Times</i> reports.<p>In addition to the plants, the spheres will …

Architecture’s Pivotal Role in the Future of K-12 Learning

Learning Strategies<p>Architecture’s Pivotal Role in the Future of K-12 Learning<p>By Catherine Lange     Jul 11, 2016<p>Shutterstock / Vector House<p>School …

Pedagogy

Marvel Superheroes: Lettering Series

With the Summer going strong and kicking, I hope you had the chance to go to the theaters like most of us. To view some of the summer blockbusters …

3 design tricks you can steal from your favorite Airbnb rentals

Bonsai Tree Homes | Modern Art Movements To Inspire Your Design

For almost a decade for the reason that late Nineteen Seventies artist Takanori Aiba labored as a maze illustrator for Japanese vogue journal POPYE. …

Best Movies of 2016 (So Far)

1 of 10<p>1. 'The Lobster'<p>Easily the strangest love story of the year (hell, the strangest movie of the year, period), Greek director Yorgos Lanthimos' …

Thirty-Three Maps That Explain The United States Better Than Any Textbook

1 of 34<p>The Highest Paid Public Employees In Each State<p>Once additional compensation from media appearances, fundraising and apparel contracts are …

You're Doing It Wrong: How to Build a Deck

Buying a home with an enormous backyard is a definite thrill. So much <i>space</i>! There's room for your dog, a swingset for your 5-year-old, and a deck! For many of us, this is the holy grail. And you -- you brave adventurer, you -- want to build it yourself.<p>And we've got faith in you. We do. But decks …

An 11-Year-Old Dissects 5 Classic 'Twilight Zone' Episodes

Odds are good that back when you were a brainy youngster, "The Twilight Zone" and its annual marathons were your introduction to an entire world of twist endings, heavy moralizing, and authors of short fiction like Richard Matheson.<p>However fondly you still regard the show, nothing beats those first …

17 "Twilight Zone" Episodes To Watch If You've Never Seen "The Twilight Zone"

*Rod Serling voice* You're traveling through another dimension...

Horror

The 20 Best Movies On Amazon Prime Right Now

<b>Last Updated: April 5th</b><p>Amazon Prime is way more than just a way to get your electronics and books in two days or less. There’s a wide breadth of programming available to stream, and it’s not just recycled titles from Netflix or straight-to-DVD rejects. Although it’s not the easiest streaming …

This Badass Modern Trailer For ‘The Empire Strikes Back’ Will Give You Goosebumps

Everyone is losing their minds over <i>The Force Awakens</i>, but it’s good to be reminded once in a while that <i>The Empire Strikes Back</i> is still the best <i>Star Wars</i> movie of them all (come at me, <i>A New Hope</i> fans). From the opening scenes on Hoth to the climactic showdown at Cloud City, <i>Empire Strikes Back</i> is as …

Final Fantasy 9 headed to PC and smartphones (update)

The return of a 15-year-old classic<p><i>Final Fantasy 9</i> is set to make its debut on Android, iOS and Windows PC, Square Enix announced today.<p>No release date has been confirmed for the ports as of yet, but the publisher did share a trailer for the upcoming re-release. You can check it out above. Final …

If You Love ‘The Walking Dead,’ Consider Watching These Shows During The Hiatus

Less than two weeks after <i>The Walking Dead</i> finale, you may be feeling some withdrawal pangs. Unfortunately, there’s nearly three more months until the series comes back. What can you watch in the interim? Here are five other shows you may like, based on your love of <i>The Walking Dead</i>.<p><b>In the Flesh</b> — If …

Playing Xbox One games on a computer solves one of gaming’s biggest problems

But let's be honest: you've been hogging the TV for hours, and you really should let others use it.<p>What if there was an easier solution? A solution, perhaps, that enabled everyone to be happy?<p>Back in November, Microsoft released an update for the Xbox One operating system that put Windows 10 on the …

Windows 10

Mysterious famous Japanese actress dies

Like most of Ozu’s films, the plot for his 1953 masterpiece <i>Tokyo Story</i> is deceptively simple: an elderly couple travel to Tokyo to visit their …

Starforce Pi puts real arcade controls in your travel bag

I once built and housed a full-size MAME cabinet, but soon came to resent its enormous presence in my house and got rid of it. Since then, I've …

Grim-looking abandoned community for sale in South Dakota

Swett is a beautifully-named town in South Dakota, and all of it is yours for $250,000. The community is completely abandoned, according to <i>Fortune</i>, …

There's a "100 hour rule" now

We all know about the 10,000-hour rule, whereby that amount of practice (or thereabouts) is held to be necessary to fully master a given skill. And …

Computationally derived Sisyphus Lego automata has to push his ball forever and ever

JK Brickworks's Sisyphus automata was inspired by Disney Research's work on the "Computational Design of Mechanical Characters".<p>There's a parts-list …

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Bay area wild life demands freedom, continues to resist human oppression

Having failed to wrest control of the San Francisco bay area by reducing technology reliant humans access to electrical power, wild life freedom …

In 1910, a group of inexperienced gold miners bet two cents that they could reach the top of Mount McKinley

In 1910, four Alaskan gold miners set out to climb the highest peak in North America just to show that it could be done. In this week's episode of …

HyperCam is a Low-Cost Hyperspectral Camera That Captures What We Can’t See

Hyperspectral cameras can see things in the world that the human eyes can’t by capturing information from across the electromagnetic spectrum beyond …

Build robots and light sensors with the Arduino Starter Kit and Course Bundle, 85% off

Ever dreamed of building your own robot? Now you can. Arduino, a microcontroller board, reads sensors in order to control motors, lights, and more. …

Stop motion animation of stop motion master Ray Harryhausen

The incredible visual effects pioneer Ray Harryhausen (1920-2013) bringing a stop-motion skeleton to life. Below, the classic skeleton fight from …

Watch: Roundup of cosplay at New York Comic-Con 2015

This video showcases the high level of cosplay sophistication on display at New York Comic-Con 2015. The thing that surprised me is that people are …