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Best honeymoon destinations for 2014

This is the time to shoot for the moon: travel further, stay longer, eat more and bring home a lifetime’s worth of romantic memories.<p>Hot air balloons take off in the early morning light over Göreme town in Cappadocia. Image by Christopher Pillitz / The Image Bank / Getty Images.<p>Cappadocia, …

São Paulo

Hey, Designers: Stop Trying To Be So Damned Clever

Clever is nice, but effective interfaces matter more. Here, Etsy’s Creative Director Randy J. Hunt explains why.<p>In every Web product you create, you should prioritize effective over clever. As you probably already know, sometimes the equation gets reversed. During the design process, you can easily …

UX Design

Take the Pilates Hundred Challenge

The name Hundred comes from the number of arm pumps and breaths required as you hold the position with your core muscles engaged. We’ll show you the step-by-step instructions, below, taken from our new book <i>The Women’s Health Big Book of Pilates</i> by our friend and Pilates instructor Brooke Siler. But …

Yoga

First Play: The Tricks - Better

DIY, that's the thing.<p>Put your shoulder to the wheel, and let your work do the talking. Since forming, <b>The Tricks</b> have barely slowed down, taking …

Furniture Building Tips: How to Remove Dents and Holes in Wood Using Steam

Furniture builders who distress wood have their own sets of tricks. We've seen bike chains, bottlecaps, and even beloved, uniquely-shaped rocks all …

Teach Kids to Daydream

Mental downtime makes people more creative and less anxious.<p>Today’s children are exhausted, and not just because one in three kids is not getting sufficient sleep. Sleep deprivation in kids (who require at least nine hours a night, depending on age) has been found to significantly decrease academic …

Daily Inspiration #1589

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Graphic Design

15. The Worst Epiphany Ever - Carl Fredricksen

Pixar movies have the enviably rare ability to tug the chords of viewers' hearts and wrung emotions out of them like water from soaked clothes. These …

The BBC celebrates 50 years of Doctor Who with The Day of the Doctor teaser trailer

The BBC has kicked off the build up to the 50th Anniversary Special of the classic sci-fi institution <b>Doctor Who</b> by releasing a teaser for ‘The Day of …

Here's What It's Like To Be Inside A Pixar Story Meeting

Pixar's animated films are known for being box-office hits.<p>They range from "Finding Nemo," "Up," and most recently "Monsters University."<p>Ever wonder how one of their coveted movies comes to life?<p>Vulture posted an exclusive look inside one of the crew's story meetings with legendary Pixar director …

Animation

Wildlife photographer of the year 2013 – in pictures

The results of the wildlife photographer of the year 2013 competition have been announced at London's Natural History Museum. The overall winner is South African photographer Greg du Toit for his picture Essence of Elephants, a portrait of elephants in Botswana. Here is a selection of some of the …

Lightwave: A Sculptural Bench by After Architecture

Situated on Cornell University’s campus in Ithaca, New York beside OMA’s Milstein Hall is Lightwave, a sculptural bench designed by After …

Architecture

16 Mind-Blowing Designs That Digital Fabrication Made Possible

3-D printed dresses, Laser Vapor Talon shoes, and a Twisted Dump Truck: Out of Hand: Materializing the Postdigital, a new exhibit at MAD, presents the work of 80 cutting-edge digital-dependent artists.<p>Artists’ mediums have evolved dramatically since the days of ye olde paint brushes and pencils. It …

Fabrication

Toy Stories: Model Planes And Ships That Speak For Norway

About a year ago, we wrote about a peculiar problem of national identity. It turns out, despite the clean and minimal architecture and gleaming health care services, some Scandinavians detect a weakness in their political and cultural identity. So Oslo-based design group Permafrost tackled the …

Hot Wheels

Harry Harris - She Can Build Me A River

Healthy Snacks for Weight Loss: Munchies to Satisfy Every Craving

10 Healthy Snacks for Weight Loss<p>10 can't-go-wrong munchies to satisfy every craving<p>Plamen Petkov<p>Satisfy Your Hunger<p>Want to stick to your diet? Start snacking. It helps control hunger and rein in portion sizes at meals. And don't worry, it's supposed to feel indulgent. If a healthy snack isn't …

The Secret Power Of Introverts

If you had to guess, what would you say investor Warren Buffett and civil rights activist Rosa Parks had in common? How about Charles Darwin, Al Gore, J.K. Rowling, Albert Einstein, Mahatma Gandhi and Google’s Larry Page? They are icons. They are leaders. And they are introverts.<p>Despite the …

Chargrilled salmon with ginger, black pepper and fish sauce recipe

Vietnamese marinated salmon served with a simple but refreshing garnish of spring onion and dill.<p>On our first trip to the island of Phú Quôc, we headed south and stopped by a food stall on the beach. The stall belonged to a young woman, who served us the most delectable grilled fish, marinated in …

Healthy Drinks: Doesn't Get Any Better Or Tastier Than These Smoothies

Healthy Smoothie Recipes<p>Whether you're staving off hunger or fighting wrinkles, these blended beverages pack a good-for-you punch<p>Jonathan Kantor<p>Instructions for all recipes: Combine ingredients and blend until smooth.<p>Assemble the recommended nine servings of fruits and vegetables on your kitchen …

yoga | Women's Health

These yoga panties will follow you through your vinyasa.<p>Plus, everything else JoAnna Garcia carries in her gym bag.<p>It will work wonders for your digestion.<p>It's referred to as "black magic" by devotees.<p>If you had to choose one...<p>Because we know you've got 10 minutes you can spare.<p>​It’s a crime …

Inside Pixar (On The Verge)

Bryan Bishop visits Pixar and gets an in-depth, behind-the-scenes look at the animation studio. He also talks to some of the brilliant people behind Monsters University and the accompanying short film The Blue Umbrella.<p><i>Video by Billy Disney and Jordan Oplinger. Part of On The Verge from June 21st.</i>

3D Letterings from Typography11 by Peter Tarka

City 3D Letterings.<p>Some new 3D letterings by Peter Tarka. Each month, the Wroclaw, Poland-based graphic designer creates a design project that …

Handmade Veneer Lighting Design by Ariel Zuckerman

Handmade Veneer Lighting.<p>Tel Aviv, Israel based interior designer Ariel Zuckerman creates beautiful handmade veneer lightings. The “folded” series …

Furniture

In the Details: The Bio-Wool in Daniel McLaughlin's Terracase Suitcase

<i>In the Details is our weekly look at one especially smart, innovative or unusual detail of a new design.</i><p>Daniel McLaughlin's final project for …

New Zealand

Beach towns close to Venice

<b>"Iain" writes</b><br>I'm looking for an attractive and authentic beach town - preferably somewhere within an hour or so of Venice. Can you help?<p><b>Tim Jepson, Italy expert, replies</b><br>Have a look at Caorle, around 35 miles (55km) northeast of Venice, on the vast curve of the coast as it swings round towards …

Let me tell you a storey about how we built a book…

Every book has a structure – but what if you were to represent it as a physical object?<p>When we read a novel, a short story or a work of non-fiction, there is often a moment when we have the feeling that we have entered a structure built, knowingly or unknowingly, by the writer. I am not talking …

Friday Fresh Free Fonts - Absolut Pro, Wonderland, ...

Friday fresh free fonts is a series of free fonts posted every Friday, yes I know it's awesome. I will look forward to bring a lot of great fonts …

Typography

Articles about show us how you nest winner announced on Dwell.com - Dwell

The Danish trend that’s sweeping the nation might not have an English translation, but it offers a unique approach when it comes...<p>On behalf of Dwell and VividWorks, we are proud to announce the winners of the 2013 VividWorks Passport to Design Competition.<p>This just in: After countless hours of …

Awards

Check Out NEA's Impressive Report on 'Valuing the Art of Industrial Design: A Profile of the Sector and Its Importance to Manufacturing, Technology & Innovation'

On the occasion of the 2013 IDSA International Conference, the National Endowment for the Arts is pleased to present a new report on industrial …

Product Design