Just in time for the National Park Service's 100th anniversary. We already know the most efficient and sight-packed route to drive to see all the continental states, but what if you only wanted to focus
General Electric (GE) is tapping social media as it journeys into an active Nicaraguan volcano. The company is rigging the volcano with sensors that provide real-time data about temperature, atmospheric
Project info This project is about showing the unusual among the usual. - I explore the chance moments of everyday life, with a focus on pedestrians. For me, streets and public spaces are inexhaustible
Have you ever spotted a hidden message in a company logo? Logos are designed to inform and give us an immediate impression of a company – but what about the subliminal messages they are trying to convey?
Take every waking hour as it comes and do what you are supposed to do and complete what you're supposed to complete. Stop overanalyzing or trying to predict and plan things too far. The only constant life
Cat is not "cat," it's c-a-t. Have you ever fallen in love with a word? Not for its meaning or the way it rolls off your tongue. Not for the idea it communicates or the vision it summons. How about for
McDonald's admits it copied the idea for an ad campaign from a series of photos that went viral a month ago
Kristina Bakrevski's and David Sikorski photos montage of a mock engagement with a burrito went viral last month after they were published in BuzzFeed, then picked up in other news outlets such as The
One spring morning in Tucson, Arizona, in 1994, an unknown philosopher named David Chalmers got up to give a talk on consciousness, by which he meant the feeling of being inside your head, looking out
A simple test claims to be able to make two people fall head-over-heels in love, by helping them seem vulnerable to each other. Why not give it a try? The path to true love just got a whole lot smoother.
A roundup of the best stories on cities and urbanism we've come across in the last seven days. Tweet us your favorites with #CityReads. "The Subliminal Power of City Fonts," Ellie Violet Bramley, The The
Behind the scenes of information architects’ creative processes. The best infographics are clear, easy to digest, and eye-catching. But the process of distilling data into a neat little chart, bar graph,
Four times a year, the International Society of Professional Wedding Photographer (or ISPWP) holds a members-only contest to pick out the best wedding photographs of the year. The ISPWP is an organization,
Stop! Don't douse that spaghetti squash with marinara sauce—try one of these recipes, instead. Here's the thing about spaghetti squash. We don't actually want it to be spaghetti-like. We'll just use plain
A comprehensive look at the role color plays in marketing and how it impacts customer engagement. This story originally appeared on Help Scout The psychology of color as it relates to persuasion is one
After a slow start to the year, the number of deals in Silicon Valley has risen to 267 in the third quarter totaling $2.85 billion, up from 251 deals and $2.6 billion invested the same period last year.
The message was clear: Apple is getting its clock cleaned by Samsung, which is now by far the dominant smartphone maker in the world. (Samsung had 32% of the global market in Q3, the same share as a year
Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun. Today: Three ways to get your perfect scrambled eggs -- whatever