Ken Kupper

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5 Scientific Tips for Getting Back to Sleep After You’ve Woken Up in the Middle of the Night

We’ve all been there: You fall asleep just fine after a long day of work, but at around 2 a.m., something happens. You’re suddenly wide awake, and no …

University of Pennsylvania

Meet the Man Behind the Best-Selling American Dinnerware Line of All Time

When most Americans think of a successful lifestyle brand, the first name that may come to mind is Martha Stewart. When Martha Stewart thinks of a successful lifestyle brand, the first name that comes to mind is Russel Wright. Wright was “the first American lifestyle designer of the 20th century,” …

Furniture

The Roman Empire, explained in 40 maps - Vox

Two thousand years ago, on August 19, 14 AD, Caesar Augustus died. He was Rome’s first emperor, having won a civil war more than 40 years earlier that transformed the dysfunctional Roman Republic into an empire. Under Augustus and his successors, the empire experienced 200 years of relative peace …

Ancient History

These Tests Will Tell You Just How Good Your Eyes Are at Seeing Color

Let’s talk about how you’re perceiving color. The idea came to me when a coworker asked if they should get the computer with 100-percent sRGB or …

OLEDs

Midcentury-Inspired Homes in This Texas Community Start in the Low $300Ks

Starlight Village, a new housing community in Leander, Texas, offers eight models that combine midcentury flair with modern convenience.<p>"Inspired by the Space Race and growing up in Air Force base housing, my husband, Michael, and I dreamed up a neighborhood built entirely of midcentury modern …

Living Rooms

How the Brits Refuted Nazi Germany’s ‘Degenerate Art’ Exhibition

Like most European Expressionists, Wassily Kandinsky was entranced by the power of color. His abstract paintings feature a calligraphic style …

The Best (and Worst) Foods for Your Gut

"I pooped three times today and feel great!" maybe isn't something you shout from the mountaintops, but gut health is popping up more and more often …

Nutrition

I Tried Bed Sheets Made Out of Eucalyptus—And They Always Feel Like the Cool Side of the Pillow

In case you haven't heard yet, eucalyptus trees are trending. Wood pulp and oil from the eucalyptus plant are showing up in a wide variety of …

Elegant Editorial Design for Typoforma Issue No. 1

Firman Suci Ananda and Zulfan Iskandar are designers from Indonesia and they shared this very inspiring graphics and editorial design post on their …

Adobe Revives Fonts from Legendary Bauhaus Design Masters

Today Adobe announced the launch of The Hidden Treasures - Bauhaus Dessau, a campaign that will bring to life nearly century old original typography …

The North Coast 500: Scotland’s answer to Route 66

The North Coast 500 was developed as a way to bring visitors to hidden parts of the Scottish Highlands and give economic benefits to struggling communities.<p>BBC's Travel Show <i>brings you the latest insider travel news, a wealth of destinations, amazing experiences and features and practical hints,</i> …

Travel

The 6 most nutrient-dense foods that should rule your diet

Preventing common diseases (like cancer and heart disease) and promoting health and longevity is as simple as regular trips to the farmers’ market, …

Nutrition

Chrysler 1964

This Hidden iPhone Feature Will Make Your Night-Time Photos Pop

For that ~dreamy~ lewk.

Mobile Photography

Flyer Design Inspiration

We live in a digital world with everyone glued to their smartphones at every turn but the analog world is still very important, especially when it …

All of the Rulers of Europe Over the Past 2,400 Years Presented in a Timelapse Map (400 B.C. to 2017 A.D.)

Theories of power, from Machiavelli and Hobbes to Locke and Jefferson, have drawn their lessons from the towering figure of the Sovereign, the …

Mindbendingly cool Mexican psychedelic music from 1981

I'm familiar with the psych music scene that emerged in the 1960s-1970s in some Latin American countries like Brazil, Chile, and Argentina, thanks to …

Hooperville, Joan Longas

Corentin Corneau gives "strength and substance to images and text" through editorial design

Specialising in editorial design, whether in the form of a publication or a poster, Corentin Corneau’s work places archiving at its heart. Working …

7 Reasons Why Coffee Is Good For You

Coffee isn't just warm and energizing, it may also be extremely good for you.<p>In recent years and decades, scientists have studied the effects of coffee on various aspects of health and their results have been nothing short of amazing.<p>Here are 7 reasons why coffee may actually be one of the …

17 Smart Jokes That'll Probably Hurt Your Brain A Little

Are you smart enough to understand them?<p>A blonde walks into a bank in New York City and asks for the loan officer. She says she's going to Europe on business for two weeks and needs to borrow $5,000. The bank officer says the bank will need some kind of security for the loan, so the blonde hands …

Which Famous 20th Century Painting Matches Your Personality?

You're going to have to go to a gallery after this.

20 Facts That Will Shatter Your Conception Of The World

Ever wonder what vibrators were actually invented for?

Listen to the world’s ambient sounds filtered through Brian Eno’s Oblique Strategies

Side Note<p>May—05—2018 02:45PM EST<p>Drew Millard<p>I recently discovered the delightful website Cities and Memory, a project dedicated to compiling field …

25 Unbelievable Things Found On Earth We Can’t Explain

In the modern age, we’d love to believe we have everything figured out. With science increasing our knowledge every day, it’s an easy thing to buy …

Treatment Using Bacteria Might Bring Relief To Eczema Suffers

<b>NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) –</b> There’s some potentially good news for sufferers of the persistent, itchy rash called eczema.It’s not just kids and babies …

Baking soda might stave off inflammation caused by autoimmune diseases, research finds

Though baking soda is often solely thought of as an important ingredient for making the perfect banana loaf, it has recently become a buzzy wellness …

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This is the Surface of a Comet

Back in 2014, the Rosetta spacecraft captured the world’s imagination by arriving at a comet and snapping the first-ever photos of a comet’s surface. …