Eric Wentzel

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Cannabis can be highly addictive, major study finds

Research conducted over 20 years links long-term cannabis use with mental illness, lower academic attainment and lower birth-weight of children<p>Cannabis can be highly addictive, cause mental health problems and lead to hard drug use, according to a major study led by a leading British expert on …

Coco Reynolds’ Timber Pendant Lamps

by Chantel Tattoli<p>In the field of furniture design, lighting is often overlooked, even though the right piece can define a room just as well as any Eames chair. Case in point: the beautiful timber pendant lamp creations by Sydneysider Coco Reynolds, designed to be either permanent fixtures in your …

English Cycles Giles' V3

The 2nd Annual Tour of Aufderheide was held last weekend in Westfir, Oregon. It was intended to be an adventurous ride through the magnificent West American outdoors, but it unintentionally claimed a victim. One of our favourite builders, Rob English, crashed, suffering multiple broken bones and …

Heal's launches Autumn/Winter 2014 furniture collections

British high-street brand Heal's has released its latest furniture collections, with the themes Future Craft, Modern British and Industrial …

Review: Gravity Anomaly Mountain Bike Kit – Teamster Short & Boardroom Button Up Jersey

Gravity Anomaly launched in 2012 with the idea of super durable, made-in-USA mountain bike clothing that was affordable and looked good. After …

Beer Brewer Oskar Blues to Open Epic Cycling Destination

Perhaps best known for their award winning Pale Ale, Oskar Blues Brewery is also gaining a reputation in the cycling industry for their other hobby – …

Relive Robin van Persie's World Cup Header Through a Flipbook

One of the highlights of the Spain vs. Netherlands World Cup game Friday was when Robin van Persie scored a diving header, contributing to the Dutch …

How to Get Single-Digit Body Fat

If you want to get leaner than lean, every bite counts<p>At a fitness conference last Spring, I joined some friends for breakfast. It was a normal breakfast up until the moment Spencer Nadolsky, D.O., pulled a scale out of his gym bag to weigh a banana.<p>I knew Dr. Nadolsky was preparing for a …

77-year-old trader: How I made a lot of money

Paul Glandorf rattles off stock ticker symbols the way most people talk about popular TV shows and music.<p>At age 77, he is anything but a stereotypical Wall Street trader. He lives in Ohio and prefers casual "retiree clothing." (He put on a tie for this photo.) But his returns would make many top …

The Perfect Office - Sony 4K Media Player, Nomad Desktop CNC Mill and Office Ideas

We've seen some great gadgets and equipment for designers. So many cool stuff, that we could actually assemble infinite perfect office spaces! Every …

Cutting a sheet of plywood with a circular saw

Circular Saw

Shops We Love: Hugh

In Detroit's Cass Corridor, retailer Joe Posch has created a destination for those seeking furniture and housewares that nod to the midcentury.<p>When stepping into Hugh, a design shop in burgeoning Midtown Detroit, a slew of objects vie for your attention—the vintage Kalmar bar tools on a shelf laden …

11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

Mutual Funds

Where I Work: Souda

Brooklyn-based Souda (pronounced “soh-duh”) is one of those up-and-coming design companies that you just want to root for. Founded in September 2012 …

6 Month Update on the Toddler Who Takes Naps with His Puppy

It's been nearly half a year since the toddler Beau and his rescue puppy Theo first started taking daily naps together, and the adorable snuggle buddies haven't stopped since. As always, Beau's mother Jessica Shyba faithfully documents each precious encounter and shares the heartwarming portraits …

Report: Walmart Workers Cost Taxpayers $6.2 Billion In Public Assistance

Walmart’s low-wage workers cost U.S. taxpayers an estimated $6.2 billion in public assistance including food stamps, Medicaid and subsidized housing, according to a report published to coincide with Tax Day, April 15.<p>Americans for Tax Fairness, a coalition of 400 national and state-level …

How to Fix a Flat: with Lance Armstrong

Cycling's most infamous rider has been looking for work lately. We caught up with him at his latest bike-shop gig to hear a few pointers about what to do when you break down. Read the full story here.

Geometric Pot

In the Details: Turning Stone Manufacturing Waste Into a Line of Housewares

Francesca Gattello was completing her master's in product design at Politecnico di Milano last spring when she decided to enter Scenari di …

Shave Horse - Measurements and Design

NYC Cyclist-Inspired Print Made With 7 Different Bicycle Tires

On an average New York City street, it's common to see several people on bicycles, zipping past the congestion of cars and seamlessly gliding across the city. This cyclist-inspired print by Singapore Creative Director Thomas Yang is an amazing combination of that prominent bike culture mixed …

New York City

Illuminated Cut Paper Light Boxes by Hari & Deepti | Colossal

<p>Deepti Nair and Harikrishnan Panicker (known collectively as Hari & Deepti) are an artist couple who create paper cut light boxes. Each diorama is …

The Urban Sketches and Drawings of Jess Douglas - The Fox Is Black

Jess Douglas is an illustrator currently living in a small coastal town off the coast of south-west England. Growing up in Ibiza, Jess moved to the …

American-Made Home Collection from Katy Skelton

Brooklyn-based independent furniture designer Katy Skelton recently launched her eponymous online store, selling American-made designs that are built …

The Latest Collection from Colonel

France-based Colonel just released their latest collection of goods, following collections in 2012 and 2013. Isabelle Gilles and Yann Poncelet added …

Crush – The Portfolio Theme for WordPress

Crush – The Portfolio Theme.<p><b>Crush</b> is a first-class portfolio WordPress theme which presents your work in an appropriate and stylish manner. This …

New 3D printer can print in carbon fiber

A Boston startup has introduced the first 3D printer capable of printing in carbon fiber, the super-strong and lightweight material used in race cars and space shuttles. After a year of stealth development, the Mark One printer from Mark Forged was unveiled at the SolidWorks 3D-printing expo this …