Juliette van Bavel

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America Has Never Been So Ripe for Tyranny

Democracies end<p>when they are too democratic.<p>And right now, America is a breeding ground for tyranny.<p>Illustration by Zohar Lazar<p>As this dystopian …

Political Science

Exposities : Beeldenpark | Atelierroute | De Waag

Opening Beeldenpark 22 mei | Atelierroute 21 & 22 mei | De Waag 29 juli<p>Van harte wil ik u allen uitnodigen voor de openingen van mijn komende …

New work

3D Printed Underwater City Plans to Recycle Rubbish into "Seascrapers"

Belgian architect Vincent Callebaut developed plans for an amazing oceanic city built out of recycled rubbish. This futuristic building proposal extends 1,000 meters down into the depths of the sea, and plans to be made entirely of 3D-printed plastic waste materials. Named for a species of …

Vegetable Gardens

Here's Why You Should Stop Saying 'I Could Do That' About Art

As in, "Hey, what's with that piece of conceptual art. I don't get it. Like, I could do that."<p>"Ideas alone can be works of art," Sol LeWitt explained in his epic "Sentences on Conceptual Art," a pretty brilliant primer on the ins and outs of modern art making.<p>Ideas "need not be made physical," he …

Art

Artist Uses Thousands Of Candies To Turn Rooms Into Sweet Wonderlands

With an overpoweringly colorful and sweet visual style, Australian artist Tanya Schultz creates dazzling works of candy floor art that will make you …

Stunning Weave House Located on the Coast of Spain by A-cero

Located off the Mediterranean coast of Spain is the <i>Weave House</i>, a residential project designed by architects A-cero. The single family home occupies over 10,000 square feet of space and is divided into three storeys. Its eye-catching facade features striking white lines that wrap around the …

Architecture

The 55 Essential Movies Your Child Must See (Before Turning 13)

20th Century Fox[/caption]<p>There are people out there who have never seen <i>The Princess Bride</i>. They walk among us, holding down jobs, contributing to …

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MAISON&OBJET

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You Can Invest in Neil Young's Company, PonoMusic, for as Little as $5,000

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>This past April, Neil Young's digital music service PonoMusic raised over $6.2 million on Kickstarter, making it one of the crowdfunding site's biggest campaigns ever.<p>Now, Young has turned to the investment platform Crowdfunder to drum up …

Intellectual Property

Google wants to define a healthy human with its new baseline genetic study

Google's got a big new project and it's you. Well, not just you, but a genetic and molecular study of humanity that aims to grasp at what a healthy human should be. It's in its early days, collecting anonymous data from 175 people, but it plans to expand to thousands later. The project is headed up …

How to make money as a street photographer: A no nonsense guide - INSPIRED EYE

Many have emailed me asking me how to make money as a street photographer, so I decided to create this no nonsense guide. Included are the basics of …

Social Media Tips for Aspiring Fashion Photographers from Lindsay Adler

<i>This piece originally appeared in our guide Breaking into Fashion Photography– for the full article download the guide here.</i><p>Lindsay Adler, a New York …

10 Lessons I Learned from a Year of Productivity Experiments

Over the last 12 months I have conducted countless productivity experiments on myself, interviewed some of the most productive people in the world, …

Breathtaking Photos of the Blue Forest in Belgium

If you love discovering extraordinary travel destinations off the beaten path, do we have a place for you. Though this may look like a scene straight out of a fairy-tale, this blue forest is, in fact, real. Just 30 minutes south of Brussels, in Belgium, is a forest called Hallerbos. During the …

Ascot’s Fair Lady

June means Royal Ascot Week: 300 years of British tradition, 30 horse races, $9 million in prize money, Her Majesty the Queen, and hats, hats, hats. As the My Fair Lady lyric goes, “Everyone who should be here is here,” including Pippa Middleton, who received her Ascot baptism last year and now …

The Collage - Tablet App

It is amazing to see the evolution of interface designs. More and more designers are reducing the differences between design seen in magazines to …

Forget the Internet - soon there will be the OUTERNET: Company plans to beam free Wi-fi to every person on Earth from space

• <b>An ambitious project known as Outernet is aiming to launch hundreds of miniature satellites into low Earth orbit by June 2015</b>• <b><br>Each satellite will</b> …

World Wide Web

Storehouse for iPad Creates Beautiful Photo and Video Stories

Apple’s former user experience evangelist and UI designer Mark Kawano has launched Storehouse, an impressive iPad app that lets you quickly lay out and publish photo, video and text as shareable stories.<p>Kawano’s design and UX credentials, which include iPhoto, Aperture and Photoshop, are evident in …

The Cosmos Bed by Natalia Rumyantseva

<b>The Cosmos Bed</b> takes you to get on board to the journey of relaxation, sleep, and rest. It’s a partially open bed that provides a sense of privacy …

Make Mobile Apps With WordPress

It’s now possible to make iOS and Android mobile apps with WordPress.<p>I’m not talking about using WordPress as a data source, but using the whole …

This Crazy App Turns A Magazine Into An Interior Design Tool

Using a magazine for scale, this App lets you virtually design a room, then buy the furniture.<p>A few months ago, Ikea released an unbelievable app. When you placed the company’s catalog anywhere in your home, it could appear as one of a few different pieces of furniture on your iPad screen. In a …

The pill that might give you perfect pitch by altering your brain

Takao Hensch, professor of molecular and cellular biology at Harvard University, believes that absolute pitch — the ability to identify or sing a specific note without any reference points — is a learned ability, normally only acquirable by humans in a "critical period" early in our lives. In the …