Andrew Roberts

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The Great Book Cover Project

After Hungarian designer & illustrator Levente Szabo graduated from Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design in 2006, he set up shop as a freelance …

Top things to do in Rome

Few cities evoke the sheer wonder and amazement of Rome. Ancient history, outstanding art and religious icons are around every corner and when it all gets too much you can just join the locals in sipping espresso in one of the city's many squares. With so much to see and do, the real test will be …

Dami Und Damaki Stool With Storage by Dahm Lee

Hamburg, Germany-based designer Dahm Lee designed this stool that he calls Dami Und Damaki.<p>Made of steel bars wrapped with rubber straps, it’s …

Night Stroll: Geometric Lightscapes Animated on the Streets of Tokyo by Tao Tajima | Colossal

<p>Night Stroll is a lovely animated short by Tao Tajima. Various light figures are seen interacting with locations around Tokyo, I can’t begin to …

Amazing Casa Oruga in the Andes is Made from 12 Shipping Containers

Santiago de Chile's Casa Oruga was built from 12 repurposed shipping containers. Designed by architect Sebastián Irrazábal, this home for an art …

street furniture billboards in paris outdoor advertising with a purpose: a bench, a shelter and a ramp built into billboards make the ubiquitous urban infrastructure actually useful to city residents. see more: http://www.designboom.com/design/street-furniture-billboards-by-ibm-ogilvy-france

Modern Update to the Folding Chair is Elegant + Sustainable

The folding chair is an object that people tend to either love or hate. It can be easily stored and only brought out when needed, but it isn’t …

10 of popular culture's best Machiavellian characters

<b>It's 500 years since Niccolo Machiavelli wrote The Prince, his guide to statesmanship for a hypothetical leader. There have been an extraordinary range of characters in popular culture that we have come to call "Machiavellian".</b><p>(Spoiler alert: Multiple key plot details revealed below)<p>The word …

How Can I Recover from My Half or Full Marathon?

Try this "reverse taper" to return to training refreshed and healthy.<p><i>I’m running my third half-marathon this spring and a marathon this fall. Do you have any tips for recovering after the races? Thanks, Breanne</i><p>Good luck in your races this season, Breanne. You are wise to think about recovery, as it …

The A-Z of pop in 2012

<b>Pop. Indie. Electronica. Soul. Do these words mean anything any more? Switch on the radio and you could be mistaken for thinking that genres have</b> …