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Nicole Kidman’s secret to marital success is avoiding a habit you def do every. single. day.

Despite tragic celebrity breakups happening on the reg (RIP Brangelina…yes, still), some famous love stories can really give the rest of the world …

Nicole Kidman

School Offers Remote "Pay Later" Industrial Design Entrepreneurship Education

The Prota Institute says you pay tuition only after landing a job<p>A VC-backed organization called Prota Institute bills themselves as "the world's …

Amazing picture of Chinese architecture

Born in Belgium, Kris Provoost is an architect bases in China, specifically in Shanghai. In parallel with his job, he spent nearly seven years doing …

Brutalist concrete home intrigues in Mexico

Don’t judge a house by its facade<p>There’s an M.C. Escher-like quality to this extremely concrete house in Oaxaca, Mexico. Designed by Mexico City-based French architect Ludwig Godefroy, the holiday home looks nondescript—even unappealing—from the outside, appearing as a rough-hewn concrete block …

Top 10 Podcasts for Designers and Creatives

Ready for a good listen? A great podcast can provide inspiration as well as a mental break while you work or relax. There’s no shortage of …

Creativity

The Planter of the Future Might Not Need Any Soil

What if there was a way to use old clothes to grow plants? Imagining the vast potential and possibilities for plant life is exactly what young Japanese designer Eriko Yokoi decided to undertake when she was given the opportunity to work with renowned architect Sou Fujimoto for the Lexus Design …

10 hiking apps and gadgets for hitting the trail this spring

Prepare to face the great outdoors.<p>A spring hike is a great way to take advantage of the newly-warm weather. But it also comes with hazards like lingering snow, unpredictable downpours, and winter-damaged roads and trails. To prepare, you need to bring basic essentials like extra clothing, snacks …

An Adventure Photographer Shares The Essential Rules For Solo Travel

Most people aren’t comfortable going solo. The idea of eating in a restaurant alone or seeing a movie without a partner or posse strikes fear into the hearts of men and women who are otherwise capable, autonomous folks. And these activities involve just a few hours alone time in a familiar setting. …

adventurephotographer

Exploring the Gestalt Principles of Design

Gestalt principles are an important set of ideas for any designer to learn and their implementation can greatly improve the aesthetics of a design as …

Pentagram's Luke Powell and Jody Hudson-Powell's Bookshelf from their teenage years

In October 2015, brothers Luke Powell and Jody Hudson-Powell became the twentieth and twenty-first partners of design studio, Pentagram. Three years …

10 Must-Read Design Books To Get You Ready For 2018

Knowledge is power.<p>Reading is a fantastic way to start a new year. These <i>Co.Design</i> favorites from 2017 can help you gain knowledge about the design world and the world around you; others are just great eye candy. Whatever your goals for 2018, crack open these books, and get inspired.<p><i>The Way To …

University of Pennsylvania

Books On Design Which I Enjoyed In 2017

My zest for ‘change’ led me to read books in 2017. here’s my short review of the publications I enjoyed on design and design-thinking.As 2017 draws …

How To Find Iceland’s Famous Sólheimasandur Plane Crash

Famous Plane Crash in IcelandSólheimasandur Beach, IcelandI’m sure you’ve seen photos before. Twisted wreckage from an old airplane crash in Iceland …

100+ Iceland Pictures

UI/UX Case Study: Playlist — Radial Interaction – Muzli -Design Inspiration

UI/UX Case Study: Playlist — Radial Interaction<p>When words fail, music speaks.<br>— Shakespeare.<p>Very true. Even when words cannot utter, music can …

Bridgehouse by Llama Urban Design spans over Canadian forest floor

Peruvian architecture firm Llama Urban Design has built a wooden house that connects two sides of a tree-covered valley in Ontario, forming a bridge …

Living Rooms

Nendo designs five alternatives to the standard zipper

Tasked with reinventing the zipper, Nendo has come up with five different fastenings, each designed to suit a different function.<p>The Zippppper …

Furniture

Best vintage design gems from #DesignArchives so far

One hashtag, so many goodies<p>Aah, October, a time for fall sales, Halloween prep, and design delights? Indeed, it’s apparently American Archives Month, and to celebrate, a bunch of archives around the U.S. are sharing their best design blasts from the past on social media, covering everything from …

Fort Worth

casagrande laboratory's micro-apartment measures one parking space

<b>head architect marco casagrande of casagrande laboratory has installed a micro-apartment building in a bustling helsinki square.</b> measuring a mere 2.5 …

Auto-Inflatables

Auto-inflatables explores the design space of self-inflating structures. By using chemical reactions as a source of carbon dioxide on-demand, we are …

Designer creates daredevil secret studio under a bridge

No trolls, just a design studio under that bridge<p>The phenomenon of pop-up, guerilla architecture is nothing new, but rarely is it as thrilling as Fernando Abellanas’s hidden design studio. Affixed to the underside of a concrete traffic bridge in an unnamed location in Valencia, Spain, the space …

DD16 Floating Cabin

DD16 is a compact modular house designed for installation in tight spaces and extreme conditions. Developed by BIO Architects the small cabin …

5 Scientific Ways to Build Habits That Stick

<i>“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence then, is not an act, but a habit.”</i> Sobering words from Aristotle, and an astute reminder that success …

Stanford's Flexible Robot Grows Like a Vine

It can intelligently navigate an environment, supply water to trapped disaster victims, but just as easily be used to feed cables or form a temporary …

Robotics

Plant-inspired soft robot grows to reach difficult places

It can expand 25,000 times its original size and lift 150 pounds.<p>Robots often imitate life. We are used to bots mimicking humans, and animals, but there is plenty of life beyond the constraints of legged bodies that can inspire useful machines. Researchers at the University of California, Santa …

FRAME: Eyeglasses Cut From Sheet Metal to Reduce Waste

Looking for a way to reduce the amount of waste material when producing eyeglasses and sunglasses, RELVAOKELLERMANN decided to take a new approach. …

Eyewear

When tech goes paper-thin

Sony. The Japanese giant known for Playstation, Xperia, and a wide variety of other things… has a history pf also producing some of the weirdest and …

eReaders

Industrial Design: Foldable Desk made of Cardboard Paper

A project where I feel that industrial design shines for its right purposes and cause. We are checking out this design by Seoul-based designer …

Product Design

You can now zip line off the Eiffel Tower

It’s always good to see a city from a new perspective.<p>Sure, you could do that by heading to foodie spots your mate recommended, or actually bothering …

How This Famous Movie Quote Is Able to Change Your Bad Habits Almost Immediately

In the movie Empire Strikes Back, Yoda lets us in on a little time-tested secret that every successful person (not just Jedi Masters) has mastered.<p>Remember how your mother used to tell you things growing up, like, "Don't swim after a meal or you'll get indigestion." Whatever mom said, whether it …

Self-improvement