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Le Corbusier’s Color Theories, Explained

The Swiss architect was a stickler for color, as a rare wallpaper book now up for auction shows.<p>Henry Ford was famous for saying a customer could have any color of car she or he wanted, so long as it’s black–a nod to how the industrialist viewed color, all function no fun. Black paint dried the …

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Japanese Teen Girl Death Metal Band Babymetal Is Coming To ‘Super Mario Maker,’ And Wait, What?

Nintendo’s <i>Super Mario Maker</i> is gradually transforming into quite the oddball cultural mashup. One of the game’s power-ups is the Mystery Mushroom, which can turn you into a myriad of different characters. Most of these characters are from the <i>Mario</i> series or other Nintendo franchises, but the game …

8 ways humans were recording the climate before it was hot

We like to think of climate science as extremely high-tech — satellites! recording conditions on Earth in extreme detail! from SPACE!!! But in fact, …

Why the U.S. is bragging about dropping 'cyberbombs' on ISIS

The U.S. has started "dropping cyberbombs" on ISIS computer networks, according to a recent <i>New York Times</i> report.<p>The term "cyberbomb" sounds like …

Microsoft experiments with DNA storage: 1,000,000,000 TB in a gram

Reading and writing are a bit of a chore, but it keeps data safe for thousands of years.<p>Microsoft is buying ten million strands of DNA from biology …

Daredevil season 2 and the fear of a powerful woman named Elektra

<i>Spoiler alert: There are major spoilers about the plot of Daredevil's second season here.</i><p>When Frank Miller — the writer of <i>The Dark Knight Returns</i> and the man behind the neo-noir <i>Daredevil</i> comic book run we're seeing play out in the second season of Marvel's <i>Daredevil</i> Netflix series — was asked about …

The Many Facets of Taxonomy

This is the third in a series that has become real-life examples of taxonomies found in my kitchen. Part 3 of “Taxonomy of Spices and Pantries” looks …

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The 8 Levels of Photographer You Reach with XP

Here’s a clever new video by DigitalRev TV that imagines photography as a video game. There are 8 levels of photographer you can progress through as …

Preview: Unseen Photo Fair 2015 - Our editors' preview picks from this year's Unseen Photo Fair | LensCulture

Despite the recent proliferation of photography festivals and fairs around the world, the events seem to neatly divide themselves into two distinct camps. In the former lie such festivals as Arles, Encontros Da Imagem (Braga), Photolux (Lucca), in which a small town finds itself completely (though …

4 Tips for Posing Subjects by Wedding Photographer Lexia Frank

Earlier this year, wedding photographer Lexia Frank published a series of 4 short videos that teach how to properly pose models in order to minimize …

4 Tips to Consider Before Creating Your First Time-lapse

Time-lapse videos are the perfect blend of photography and videography. It takes skills in photography to flawlessly frame and execute each …

Velvet Gloves Is New York City's First and Only Boxing Club for Gay Men

Fightland Blog<p>Photos by Bjorn Bolinder<p>It’s a warm, Saturday afternoon in May and nearly three dozen men have crammed into a tiny studio at Clay Health Club and Spa, a luxurious fitness center on the border of Chelsea and Greenwich Village in Manhattan. Strolling through the lobby, everything seems …

Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media

Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media shared Straight/Curve: Redefining Body Image's live video.<p>Tuesday, May 22, 2018<p>Check this out!<br>We are so …

PlayStation Vita Update Increases App Limit, Adds Calendar

Along with a wealth of other features.<p>Exit Theatre Mode<p>Sony has released a new firmware update for PS Vita, raising the number of applications you …

Ira Glass on the Secret of Success in Creative Work, Animated in Kinetic Typography

<i>This American Life</i> host and producer <b>Ira Glass</b> is among our era’s most beloved storytellers. In this wonderful short motion graphics piece, filmmaker David Shiyang Liu has captured Glass’s now-legendary interview on the art of storytelling in beautifully minimalist and elegant kinetic typography. …