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Stunning Light Cube Justifies The Existence Of Dubstep

We know how comments work. So let us begin this story by admitting–warning even–that there be dubstep ahead. But friends, compatriots, like-minded design nerds, I promise it’s worth it.<p>This is Tesseract, a globetrotting light sculpture created by the photon gods at 1024 architecture. Visitors are …

Why optogenetics deserves the hype

Guante: 10 Responses to the Phrase "Man Up" (Older Version)

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Nobel Prize Winners Are Put to the Task of Drawing Their Discoveries

Robert Laughlin, 1998 Nobel Prize winner in physics. Laughlin and his colleagues were awardedfor their discovery of a new form of quantum fluid with …

Social Darwinism is back but this time it’s a good thing – David Sloan Wilson | Aeon Essays

In 2008, as it was becoming clear that a once-in-a-generation financial crisis was upon us, a friend of mine who is a senior corporate executive …

Innovation Isn’t an Idea Problem

When most organizations try to increase their innovation efforts, they always seem to start from the same assumption: “we need more ideas.” They’ll start talking about the need to “think outside the box” or “blue sky” thinking in order to find a few ideas that can turn into viable new products or …

The Death of Creativity = The Death of Innovation

Unplanned excursions can lead to innovative solutions. By fostering a culture that encourages creativity, businesses can create advantages that their more rigid peers cannot copy.<p>Last week, I was working from the 24th floor of a hotel in Lima, Peru, overlooking an ocean dotted with surfers under …

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A Dozen Apps For The Connected, Smartphone-Wielding Musician

By Tyler Hayes4 minute Read<p>The question was simple, “What app(s) do you use with regards toward your music career?” The answers were unpredictable at …

'Big leap' towards curing blindness in stem cell study

<b>The prospect of reversing blindness has made a significant leap, according to scientists in the UK.</b><p>An animal study in the journal Nature Biotechnology showed the part of the eye which actually detects light can be repaired using stem cells.<p>The team at Moorfields Eye Hospital and University College …

Uncanny Portraits Visualize The Power of Genetics

“Genetics Are Awesome” uses an ingenious split-screen effect to show how heritable traits get passed down.<p>A prominent technology columnist got science journalists into a tizzy last week when she proclaimed that she was a creationist. She probably didn’t really mean it, but the next time someone …

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The Second Screen Comes To The Movies With App-Enhanced Film, “App”

By Paula Bernstein3 minute Read<p>It’s rare that moviegoers are encouraged to fiddle with their smartphones during a film, but that’s the case with <i>App</i>, …

What A Pioneering Photog Taught Us About How We Sleep

Ted Spagna’s time-lapse pics provided information and visuals that sleep researchers had never seen before.<p>In an era when big data and sensors are at the forefront of technology, it feels like we have a measurement for everything: What we ate, how many likes, who bought what. But when it comes to …

Fast Company posts tagged Most Creative People 2013 | Fast Company

TechnologyPolish Your Resume And Apply For That Dream Job Directly From Your PhoneLevo League unleashes an app for digitally native job seekers.<p>TechnologyDuolingo Users Are Going To Translate Posts For BuzzFeed<p>09.24.13 | 9:30 amPeople Are Watching BuzzFeed Videos Most During Primetime TV …

The Psychology of Kindness in the Workplace

Scholars explain why a culture of caring and compassion must be cultivated.<p>More than a dozen social scientists, business school professors, and other …

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Between Venus and Mars: 7 Traits of True Leaders

Control is a mirage. The most effective leaders right now--men and women--are those who embrace traits once considered feminine: empathy. Vulnerability. Humility. Inclusiveness. Generosity. Balance. Patience.<p>What a perfect day to meet up with John Gerzema for a conversation about leadership styles. …

Neuro-Cosmology

Are there equally as many neurons in the human brain as stars in the Milky Way? Bradley Voytek provides the latest data on the subject, then walks us …

That’s Livin’ with Gordon Price

Colin Marshall sits above Hastings Street in Vancouver, British Columbia with Gordon Price, Director of the City Program at Simon Fraser University, …

NSA collecting phone records of millions of Verizon customers daily

The National Security Agency is currently collecting the telephone records of millions of US customers of Verizon, one of America's largest telecoms …

Clever Negative Space Animals

Negative space designs are very hard to create, but designer George Bokhua is a specialist in negative space. He designed this minimalist serie of …

Top 21 under-the-radar destinations

From Canada’s Yukon wilderness to the mountaintops of India, these unconventional holiday destinations will lead you off the beaten path and onto an adventure all your own.

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How the New York Times can fight BuzzFeed & reinvent its future

Getty Images<p>If I ever run into New York Times executive editor Jill Abramson (unlikely as it might be) I will sure as hell let her know that she is …

The Mad Billionaire Behind GoPro: The World's Hottest Camera Company

Nick Woodman is 37 years old. His constantly tousled sepia hair and permanent, mischievous half-grin make him look 27. And he acts 17, as I learn 30,000 feet above the Rocky Mountains, after Woodman packed me, his wife, Jill, and a dozen of his favorite colleagues and buds into a chartered …

Social Sector

August 2018 – Many college and university leaders remain unsure of how to incorporate analytics into their operations. What really works?<p>June 2018 – …

Schooling Is Not Education!

Schooling Is Not Education! Using Assessment to Change the Politics of Non-Learning<p>A Report of the Center for Global Development Study Group on …

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