In case you haven't heard, September 29th is International Coffee Day. IMHO, it's entirely appropriate to honor coffee with its own day, since coffee keeps you healthy, helps you live longer and is the
Printable homes represent the latest wave in construction, but they're not always cheap to build. Earlier this year, Branch Technology, an architectural startup, developed a prototype of a 1,000-square-foot
On the afternoon of Thursday, March 15, 2018, the concrete bridge that would have connected the Miami campus of Florida International University (FIU) with the student residential neighborhood of Sweetwater
Comptoir Turenne is on the ground floor of a 19th-century building with battered shutters in the Haut Marais, on the less fashionable end of rue de Turenne. At the more fashionable end, Glow on the Go!
It's not the smartphone in your hand. It's not the tablet or the laptop. Reports about shiny objects captivating us all day miss the mark by a long shot. Apple is not to blame for making a useful phone,
“Design has nothing to do with art”: Design legend Milton Glaser dispels a universal misunderstanding
Design is not art. It’s a distinction understood by practicing designers, but it still eludes many. In an Oct. 29 talk at the Guggenheim Museum in New York City, the 87-year-old graphic design legend Glaser
Yamaha says its sports car concept is designed to be produced using iStream, a process created by Gordon Murray, but what does that mean? Gordon Murray is no stranger to pushing the limits of car technology.
Just when you thought the new Ariel Nomad couldn't get any cooler, a new report from Autocar reveals the availability of a supercharged engine package for the bonkers off-road superbuggy. The standard
When we featured the Ronin 47 motorcycle a year ago, it quickly became one of the most popular bikes ever to appear on the site. So we’ve given it a starring role in the new book The Ride: 2nd Gear. Most
McLaren is celebrating 50 years since the inaugural season of the Can-Am series with the new limited-production McLaren 650S Can-Am road car based on the 650S Spider. The bespoke model, which will be to
fastcoexist.com - About the author Adele Peters is a staff writer at Fast Company who focuses on solutions to some of the world's largest problems, from climate change to homelessness. Previously, she worked with GOOD, BioLite, and the Sustainable Products and Solutions program at UC Berkeley. More
1970s space dreaming at its finest: The massive Star-Raker space plane would take carry solar power satellites into orbit. At the height of the oil crisis in the 1970s, the US government considered building