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How Constraints Force Your Brain To Be More Creative

When we have less to work with, psychologists have found that we actually begin to see the world differently.<p>For decades, the dominant view among psychologists was that constraints served as a barrier to creativity. Anybody who spends a short time working under a confining bureaucracy, dealing with …

Creativity

Who Knew Safety Could Look So Cool?

California-based company MonkeyLectric created a stunning bicycle wheel display system that projects hologram-like images to both sides of your …

Road Safety

The 50 Best Ambient Albums of All Time

“As ignorable as it is interesting.” That’s the classic definition of ambient music, stated by Brian Eno in 1978 on the sleeve notes to his album <i>Ambient 1:</i> <i>Music for Airports</i>. And he should know, since he basically invented the genre three years earlier with his album <i>Discreet Music</i>. But while Eno’s …

Ambient Music
Music Festivals
David Bowie

Top 10 Sites for Designers: September 2016 Edition

Every month, HOW art director Adam Ladd curates a list of inspiring websites of particular interest to designers and creatives. This month’s …

Web Design

Turkish Dam Project Threatens to Submerge Thousands of Years of History

ISTANBUL — For five generations, Firat Argun’s family has lived in Hasankeyf, an ancient town on the Tigris River in southeast Turkey where he runs a small bed-and-breakfast with a well-appointed garden.<p>“I have everything in my garden,” he said recently. “I have already found my heaven.”<p>But his …

Middle East
Insects

12 incredible women you've never heard of who changed science forever

But for every female scientist whose work has been recognized and celebrated, there are thousands who have been accidentally or purposefully forgotten.<p>For a few, that might change, thanks to a beautiful new book, "Women in Science: 50 Fearless Pioneers Who Changed the World," by artist Rachel …

Nobel Prize

Why We Should Drink Cockroach Milk

Bear with me here.<p>Let me cut straight to the chase here: Yeah, there's a cockroach that gives birth to live young, and, yes, it produces a "milk" that scientists want humans to drink.<p>Okay, deep breaths. It turns out the Pacific beetle cockroach (<i>Diploptera punctata</i>)—a small, coffee bean-looking …

Nutrition

Sotomayor issues blistering opposition to evidence obtained in unlawful stops

Justice Sonia Sotomayor dissented as the US supreme court ruled that evidence of a crime could be used even if police illegally stopped the defendant<p>Justice Sonia Sotomayor issued a blistering dissent on Monday as the US supreme court ruled that evidence of a crime could be used even though police …

Ruth Bader Ginsburg

A new intersection design eliminates the dreaded left turn into traffic

But despite how standard it may seem to turn left into traffic, that's actually not an inevitable part of driving. There is an intersection design that could save you all that trouble.<p>The "diverging diamond interchange" creates designated ramps that gradually direct cars to veer left or right, …

Commuting

The Brown Symphony in Leather

The Legacy of Boxer Tony (Herrera) Campbell<p>A Short Essay by Thomas W. McKay<p>Tony ‘Herrera’ Campbell was affectionately labeled ‘The Brown Symphony in …

Beethoven: 'Even among his oldest friends, he must be humoured like a wayward child'

<b>5 February 1827</b><br>BEETHOVEN: We regret to learn, that the greatest musical genius of the present age, Ludowig Von Beethoven [sic], is, by this time, probably no more. He has just completed his 56th year. It appears that a Mr. Stumpff, of Vienna, from a noble desire to testify the high esteem he …

Flute

Impeccable Kitchen Picks: FINEX Cast Iron Pans

New styles of America's coolest cast iron + Live Demo by founder Mike Whitehead<p>FINEX Cast Iron holds a special place in the kitchen and in our …

Kitchens

How A Simple New Invention Seals A Gunshot Wound In 15 Seconds

An Oregon startup has developed a pocket-size device that uses tiny sponges to stop bleeding fast.<p>When a soldier is shot on the battlefield, the emergency treatment can seem as brutal as the injury itself. A medic must pack gauze directly into the wound cavity, sometimes as deep as 5 inches into …

Concrete Desk Accessories

Too heavy for your co-workers to steal<p>I have a relative so old-school that he still keeps a baseball bat behind the door to his office. He's a …

New York City
Martin Luther King, Jr.

Feathr launches wallpaper by tattooists, graffiti artists and surfwear designers

Finnish studio Feathr has launched its first wallpaper collection with designs by artists that specialise in disciplines such as surfwear design and …

Streetwear

25+ Of The Most Majestic Libraries In The World

Though they are losing ground to the e-book and the audio book, libraries were once central hubs of human intellectual progress. There's something …

Artist Creates Impossible Towers Of Balanced Rocks To Meditate

We’re having a hard time deciding whether Michael Grab is an artist or a magician, because he creates stunning structure from finely balanced rocks …

Demonstration

Moss Graffiti: The Coolest DIY Project Ever

Contemporary artists have discovered that street art is not only beautiful to look at, but that it can also be soft and smooth to the touch. Moss …

Streetwear

Following in the Footsteps of McDonald's Hong Kong, Burger King Japan Releases Kuro “Black” Burgers

Asia’s ever innovative fast food industry introduces another viral sensation with the release of<p>Asia’s ever innovative fast food industry introduces another viral sensation with the release of Burger King’s “Kuro” burgers. Featuring two such burgers, the processed elements of the burgers are …

Maintenance Free UNU Electric Scooter With Portable Lithium-ION Battery

<b>Unu Electric Scooter</b> brings you a nice, compact vehicle which can be re-charged anywhere. UNU motors, the company behind this great scooter, has find …

Electric Vehicles

Animated Graphite Self-Portrait by T.S. Abe | Colossal

<p>UK-based fashion illustrator and artist T.S. Abe created this fantastic animated self-portrait from a series 15 individual graphite drawings. Abe …

insta files friday: totally cool business women

shop through a filtered window.<p>As much as I love snagging a bargain piece at H&M, or stocking up on staples from Zara, there's nothing quite like supporting independent brands and shops.<p>Thanks to Instagram, I've been able to find the coolest stores for everything from vintage dresses to …

This USB Keyboard Will Bring Back The Nostalgic Clicks Of A Vintage Typewriter

Many of us have only a vague recollection, if any, of what it’s like to type with a real mechanical typewriter: the tactile clicky sounds, the …

The Magical World Of Mushrooms In Macro Photography By Steve Axford

Mushrooms, the natural recyclers of our forests, are almost as diverse on their own as the entire animal kingdom. Nature photography usually focuses …

ListenUp

This week, we check in with Dubai-based Brownbook magazine in celebration of the mix of "legends and underground heroes" included in their current music issue. In addition to a pull-out songbook featuring sheet music from classic Egyptian songstress Umm Kulthum, the informative issue features the …

Music Videos