This is the fascinating way that your brain makes space to build new and stronger connections so you can learn more. There’s an old saying in neuroscience: neurons that fire together wire together. This
We went to Nanjing to hang out with the famous Irish painter, and talked state censorship, grief, and why he's skeptical about China's most famous dissident artist. After his grandfather killed himself,
Like Donald Trump and cranky toddlers wearing tiaras, oily skin can be a little high-maintenance. It often requires a tailored arsenal of skin-care products, an endless supply of oil-blotting sheets, a
fastcoexist.com - About the author Adele Peters is a staff writer at Fast Company who focuses on solutions to some of the world's largest problems, from climate change to homelessness. Previously, she worked with GOOD, BioLite, and the Sustainable Products and Solutions program at UC Berkeley. More
Spice racks for your nail polish = genius. You don't have to spend a ton of money — and you definitely don't have to move — to get more storage space out of your bathroom. You just have to get creative
Part 1: The time has come for Christians and Muslims to make peace between our communities. Christians and Muslims already make up more than half of the global population, and these numbers are expected
The key to her singing voice, sadly, not included. You might not be able to belt a heartfelt ballad like Adele, but you can at least copy her famous eyeliner the next time you need a confidence boost.
H ere’s the dish that helped Marjorie Meek-Bradley get noticed early in the recent season of Bravo’s “Top Chef”: a triflelike combination of sweet, sour and savory flavors inspired by Persian cuisine.
Learn to paint pictures with floss and fabric. Gussy up some fabric with easy decorative stitches that will wow your friends and family. To embroider basically means to decorate material with needlework.
Mondays are no match for this treat. Need an indulgent dessert right about now? Look no further. This brownie recipe is super rich and fudgy; it's definitely not a cakey brownie. It has a classic melted
The innovation and success of Noma brought a lot of attention to the Danish food scene, which flourishes not only on the cobbled streets of Copenhagen, but on Instagram. It’s there that we discovered Bay,
Islamophobia has been on the rise in the United States ever since 9/11. The Republican Presidential primary has both revealed this troubling trend and exacerbated it. Trump and other politicians have trading
Designers from Ikea, Pentagram, Ideo, and more tell us what makes a great notebook. Sure, digital design apps might be finally coming into their own, but there’s still nothing better than pen and paper.
You can craft your way out of anything — whether it’s party favors, wedding centerpieces or even a home decor DIY — but you can’t seem to master the small space you’re supposed to make your masterpieces
Illustrator Chloe Giordano embroiders miniaturized animals that are so thickly sewn, they take on a sculptural appearance. Her compositions consist of layers of fine, thin threads and, together, these
Never have you felt so close to nature. Sure, succulents make excellent houseplants — especially if you're not-so-great at remembering to water. But would you wear these geometric beauties as jewelry?