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Decoding Einstein's Brain

<i>The physicist's gray matter has been sitting in a cookie jar for half a century. What does it really reveal about human genius?</i><p>After suffering an …



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Replacing the door gaskets

We had one day a few weeks ago with a crazy rainfall. After the vent leak last year that damaged my bulkhead wall, I decided to check out the trailer …

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All of the rivers

Perhaps inspired by All Streets, Ben Fry’s map of all the streets in the US, Nelson Minar built a US map out of all the rivers in the country.<p>Minar …

Infographic: A Map Of Famous Places From Your Favorite TV Shows

What if the universe of television took over Washington D.C.? That’s the bizarre, but eminently alluring, premise of Dorothy’s latest print, the T.V. Map.<p>We tend to think of the shows we see on television as all taking place in their separate little universes, and for good reason. There is nothing …

Eye Candy … BARS!

December 15, 2013<p>Here’s some eye candy (BARS) that I hope inspire you in the kitchen over the next several days. I just wanted to remind you guys …


The Pumpkin Bread I Can't Stop Eating

<i>Jenny is in perpetual search for easy, weeknight recipes to attempt to feed her family. When they balk, she just eats more.</i><p><i>Today: A pumpkin bread true to its name.</i><p>If you’re on the hook for Christmas morning breakfast and you’re feeling a bit cheeky about the whole thing, how about The Pumpkin Bread …


Hey, Cut it Out! Snowflake Patterns Inspired by 'Game of Thrones'

<i>Editor's Note: What do snowflake patterns and Game of Thrones have in common? And Mark Twain and the Black List? They're all in our daily …

Melted Vinyl Skulls by Ted Riederer

An avid lover of music and art, Ted Riederer created these skull forms by placing vinyl records atop a plaster skull mold and melting them down. The record label molds perfectly around the curvature of the frontal bone giving each skull a unique identity. The series, titled <i>Primal Sound</i>,<p>…aims to …

Day of the Dead Wallpaper Now Available in Emerald and Gold

We are very excited to announce the release of the popular Day of the Dead Sugar Skull wallpaper in a beautiful emerald & gold! This is a colorful new addition to the Day of the Dead wallpaper series created by London based medical artist, Emily Evans (also the creator of the famous histology …


“Hover”<p>I don’t paint nearly enough bird inspired stuff.

Night with the Stars 2

I think photography has been wrestling with a burden of telling the truth, which I don’t think it was ever particularly good at — but does it float

41 Camping Hacks That Are Borderline Genius

These tips and tricks will guarantee you'll be a totally happy camper this summer.


50 Kick Ass Funny T-Shirts Every Geek Should Have

Tis but a Scratch by Naolito<p>Who says that geeks don't have great fashion sense? They'd look totally cool with these funny and geeky T-shirts from the …

42 Inspiring Flat Design Websites | Website Designing

A beautiful collection of professional responsive creative <b>HTML5 websites</b> which are using the latest <b>Flat Design</b> Trend. Websites are imperative to …

A plan to turn every lightbulb into an ultra-fast alternative to Wi-Fi

Current wireless networks have a problem: The more popular they become, the slower they are. Researchers at Fudan University in Shanghai have just become the latest to demonstrate a technology that transmits data as light instead of radio waves, which gets around the congestion issue and could be …

10 awesome OS X design concepts you have to see

Apple’s newest version of OS X is just around the corner, with many placing bets that it will be released to consumers next week at the company’s October 22 media event.<p>All signs point to it: OS X Mavericks was upgraded to Gold Master status earlier this month and released to developers, which …

HOW TO: Make ready-to-eat salad in a jar

Packing a salad in a jar has plenty of advantages. They are perfect for bringing to work, to school or al fresco picnics, and you won't need any …

Born in Bahrain and based in London, underwater photographer Zena Holloway has been commissioned by the likes of Fabergé and Kylie Minogue, among others. We're loving her photo "The Old Grey Teacher" (Edition of 45) What do you think?

Chill out to Simon McCheung's Underwater Spell. This limited edition is available in three sizes - shown here is the 28 x 28 inches version which is in an edition of 25 prints, each priced at $950.

"Engaged in Metamorphosis" ($4,000), a colored-pencil drawing by Los Angeles artist Art Venti, is part of this week's featured collection, Beyond The Pale. Discover more muted but powerful work in Beyond The Pale:

Fresh from our New This Week collection, "Palimpsest I" by UK artist Zil Hoque measures 64x48 inches. Check out more recent work in this collection: