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The Genes for Pot Addiction Have Been Identified

For what may be the first time, specific genes associated with marijuana addiction have been identified— and some of them are also linked to …

Neuroscience

Step Into A Playfully Disorienting Pastel Digital Art World

The work of Blake Kathryn is full of rose gold impossibilities.<p>The bright colors in Blake Kathryn’s digital artworks draw you in first. The saturated colors make each piece feel futuristic— as if every work is a message sent from some other time or a parallel universe.<p>“By no means did the palette I …

Art

A Stanford scientist shares a simple way to stick with good habits even when you're feeling lazy

I'm well aware that a bowl of Quaker oats is hardly the most nutritious or substantive fare. Honestly, it doesn't even taste that good.<p>But at the end of a long workday, the absolute last thing I want to do is start chopping up vegetables or steaming tofu or — worst of all — cleaning up after I've …

NeoWave Posters Resurrect Psychedelic Space Art

Put on a Pink Floyd album and check out James White's retrofuturist posters.<p>All images courtesy the artist<p>When not designing for some of the biggest companies in the world, from MTV and Universal to Google, Nike, and Toyota, Canadian artist James White explores his own graphic interests. His latest …

NASA Retro Space Travel Illustrated Posters

The NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) had fun designing a series of posters for an imaginary tourism space office. These retro illustrations …

Posters

How to download and print NASA’s 14 brilliant travel posters at home

What if outer space tourism were possible? The travel posters might look something like this. For its Visions of the Future project, NASA’s Jet …

New Order's Experimental Stage Art Creates a Visual Language

The visual motion graphics further the emotion.<p>When New Order performed their only US concert of 2015 at the Day for Night Festival, we were front and center, glued to the pulsating visual graphics that accompanied the iconic band and sound. The glowing orbs and digital horizons had us spellbound …

Graphic Design

Does smoking pot actually make you stupid?

<i>As legalizing and decriminalizing marijuana becomes increasingly common among U.S. states, many are left wondering: Is smoking pot actually harmful</i> …

The Science Of Cool

What makes one consumer design cool and not another?<p>Take a look at the two water bottles below. The one on the left is pretty much your standard water bottle design: tall, clear, probably crinkly. The one on the right feels a bit less conventional, with its sleek aluminum shell shaped like an …

Psychology

A Lethal Weapon Designed By A Computer

Designed by John Briscella using Autodesk software, the Optimal Bow would be perfect for a cybernetic Katniss Everdeen.<p>Humans have been building bows for thousands of years–there’s some evidence that they go back 70,000 years–but can computers design one? That’s the question amateur archer John …

Golden Gate Park

665 Logo Templates for Professional Use

Check out this huge bundle consisting of 665 logo templates for highly professional use.<p>There it is, another great bundle of countless logos and …

Graphic Design

Don't let your smartphone be lazy: Make it help cure cancer as you sleep

While you sleep, your smartphone could be doing something much more useful than acting as your alarm clock.<p>DreamLab, a three-year collaboration …

Watch a Disney artist draw The Little Mermaid in a mind-blowing, new way

Your favorite Disney characters now look even more amazing, thanks to virtual reality.<p>In a video from Future of Storytelling, legendary former Disney …

Best Fonts 2015 – List of Best Font Releases

A great collection of best fonts from 2015!Over the half of 2015 is already done. It’s time to look back to show you the best fonts of 2015. All …

30 Bacon Recipes That Prove It's The Best Food On Earth

Bacon is bae. Duh.<p>For more, <b>like Spoon University on Facebook</b> or <b>pin them on Pinterest</b>.

June 2015

Red Planet or Bust? Private Mars One Mission Faces Earthly Challenges

The Dutch-based Mars One venture is closing in on choosing its crews for one-way trips to the Red Planet, but will they be all dressed up in spacesuits with no place to go? Over the past week, there's been a string of reports that highlight the huge challenges facing Mars One.<p>Space News reports …

swedish sticky cake {kladdkaka}

This authentic Swedish dessert is a fantastic combination of texture and rich chocolate flavor!<p>There are not many things I enjoy more than good food, …

Dessert

Articles about students dream grid prefab housing on Dwell.com - Dwell

How Superstorm Sandy helped inspire a Brooklyn prototype for more efficient temporary housing after a natural disaster.<p>Every week, we highlight one amazing Dwell home that went viral on Pinterest.<p>A prefabricated off-the-grid vacation home in eastern Washington is one with the land.<p>Airlifted into …

Prefab Homes

Dezeen's top design quotes of 2014

Dezeen editor Anna Winston chooses her top design quotes of 2014, including Jonathan Ive on the "tragic" state of education and Marcel Wanders on the …

Boarding, Unbound!

Winter is in full swing and Lumbos is this season’s must-have snowboarding accessory! The innovative design mounts between your board and existing …

Typography Mania #264

Typography Mania is a weekly post series that comes around once a week with the best of Typography design submitted by our users at …

Typography

Happy Danksgiving: An Elevated Feast

And by elevated I mean infused with cannabis.<p>I own a company that provides cannabis-infused edibles and baked goods to select California Medical Marijuana dispensaries, so I've learned a lot about what makes a good extraction through years of research, trial and error, and practice, practice, …

Architizer

Stratospheric Visuals from ODESZA

Seattle-based electro outfit ODESZA has captivated critics and fans alike with their unique blend of chillwave synths and textured vocal sampling. Known for creating sonic landscapes with their layered sound, the duo partnered with German "near space" innovators Stratoxx to create stunning visuals …

Big John & Slim Joe – FREE FONTS Download

Big John & Slim Joe – Two free fonts by Ion.<p>Ion, a Madrid, Spain based design practice has created Big John and Slim Joe, two modern and geometric …

Typography

Unbrella Turns The Umberlla’s Inside Out – Open Inside

Do you guys still remember Inverted Umbrella designed by Ilmo Ahn? Well, apparently, he’s not the only one who thought about the concept. Checkout</b> …

And Now, an Origami-Based Minimalist Umbrella

TIL, in a 2008 <i>New Yorker</i> article (via Wikipedia of course), that "There are so many people with ideas about umbrellas that the Patent Office has four …

Industrial Design

Forest Design Week – Event Identity Design by Anastasia Kolesnikova

Event Identity Design for Forest Design Week.<p>Anastasia Kolesnikova is a young Krasnodar, Russia based designer with more than 3 years of experience. …

Graphic Design