Grant Herringer

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Top Articles and Videos about Fastcompany-com on Pocket

fastcompany.com September 23, 2015<p>You probably think you’re pretty smart. Most people believe they’re smarter than the average American, according to …

This Easy-To-Use Beehive Is Bringing Honey To Backyards

The second iteration of the popular Flow Hive is a huge hit, as people look to help bees and connect more to their food–without having to wear a suit to get the honey.<p>It took a decade for Stuart and Cedar Anderson, a father and son living in rural Australia, to find a solution to a challenge they’d …

These Solar Farms Have A Secret Hiding Under Them: Mushrooms

Small farmers in Japan hope the tactic will help stabilize their incomes by letting them sell both energy and produce.<p>Small farms in Japan are struggling to survive. Rural populations are shrinking, and the average farmer is 67 years old. But two new farms will test a different business model to …

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In her book “White Fragility,” sociologist Robin DiAngelo explores “white fragility,” or when the mention of race triggers defensiveness.<p>In her debut …

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<i>MASTERY OF USING METHOD<br>IN ONE MINUTE MINIMALIST AND<br>HUMAN-ORIENTED DESIGN</i><p>In order to enable the first-time user to easily use White Shark MIX, we have …

These LED bulbs offer 100 watts worth of light: Which is best?

Most folks think of 60-watt light bulbs as the basic standard for common household lighting. If you want something brighter, you upgrade to, say, a 100-watt bulb. The thing is, most 100-watt incandescents have long been phased out due to rising efficiency standards.<p>That's why you'll find plenty of …

Personal helicopters could be the flying cars of the future

It's a Jetsons-style dream that has been promised to urbanites for decades: Skip the congested streets by flying above them in a personal helicopter for a fast, painless commute.<p>In a few massive cities, most notably São Paulo, Brazil, commuting by helicopter is a reality for the wealthy. Since last …

Praxeology

<b>Praxeology</b> or <b>praxiology</b> (/ˌpræksiˈɒlədʒi/; from Ancient Greek πρᾶξις <i>(praxis)</i>, meaning 'deed, action', and -λογία <i>(-logia)</i>, meaning 'study of') is the …

Ludwig von Mises

The issue is always the same: the government or the market. There is no third solution.<p>Ludwig Heinrich Edler von Mises (1881–1973)<p>One of the most …

Ludwig von Mises

Ludwig von Mises was one of the last members of the original austrian school of economics. He earned his doctorate in law and economics from the …

Ludwig von Mises

What Are Wikis, and Why Should You Use Them?

'Wiki' is one of the most prevalent buzzwords on the Internet, right up there with 'cloud computing' and 'responsive design'.When you hear the word …

Library RFID and Health Effects

I recently participated in a discussion about how to deal with patrons who are nervous about the health effects of RFID. We all know RFID is …

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Married in 1947, Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip will celebrate their 71st wedding anniversary this year. Wow!

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An Incredible photograph showing the Mount St. Helens eruption on May 18th, 1980.

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The western staircase leading to the roof of the Temple of the Goddess Hathor, Egypt.

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A 112 year old spiral staircase in the public library of Lima, Peru.

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A spiral staircase designed by Leonardo da Vinci in the year 1516. Wow!<br>located in "Château de La Rochefoucauld" France.

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4.2.17<p>Sep 1, 2018<p>Helping people understand the world and find great stories worth their time means we need to get better everyday—so today we’re …

Kids in India Are Sparking Urban Planning Changes by Mapping Slums

A new project aims to give young Indians a voice in the city-development process.<p>Every kid likes to draw. But in India, young people living in slums are using their sketching skills to spur urban change.<p>As part of a broader civic campaign centered on "child clubs," groups of children are creating …

How Ljubljana Turned Itself Into Europe's 'Green Capital'

A booming, car-free downtown and underground waste disposal facilities show how a small city can lead the way on sustainability.<p>LJUBLJANA, Slovenia—Along the narrow streets on the banks of the Ljubljanica River, the only sounds you’re likely to hear are the patter of shoes on cobblestones, the …

An Itsy, Plastic Version of Your City, Block by Block

Play King Kong from your desk.<p>Have you ever dreamed of being the King Kong of your metropolis, bounding from skyscraper to apartment buildings to historic district? Yeah? You’re the perfect candidate for Microscapes.<p>These hyper-detailed, 1:5000 scale models of the metropolis of your choice are …

The US confirms its first Zika virus infection, and says it was transmitted through sexual contact

<i>Updated 4:25pm ET</i><p>Health authorities in Dallas, Texas said today (Feb. 2) that a local resident has contracted the Zika virus—the first confirmed case to be transmitted within the United States since the current outbreak began.<p>The patient—whose name, gender, and age were not released—reportedly had …

An Infrastructure Startup for All Those Crumbling Roads

TotalPave gathers reliable street-quality data with nothing but a smartphone.<p>Some students struggle to stay awake in their college civil engineering course. Coady Cameron was starting a business.<p>In 2012, during his fourth year, Cameron was learning how cities collect information about their street …