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Sometimes The 'Tough Teen' Is Quietly Writing Stories

A few years ago I did an author visit at an overcrowded junior high school in a rougher part of San Antonio. I write young adult novels that feature working-class, "multicultural" characters, so I'm frequently invited to speak at urban schools like this.<p>As is often the case, the principal and I …

This Fox And Hound Are Here To Ask You Not To Wear Fur

We'd like you to meet Sniffer and Tinni, a pair of best friends that met while they were both strolling thorough a Norwegian forest.<p>Tinni the dog and Sniffer the fox became quick friends, prompting the pooch's owner Torgeir Berge to start a campaign against the highly controversial fur trade after …

Daily Inspiration #1617

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Jessi Arrington: Wearing nothing new

Paul Bloom: The origins of pleasure

Svante Pääbo: DNA clues to our inner neanderthal

Less stuff, more happiness | Graham Hill

Richard Seymour: How beauty feels

Ben Kacyra: Ancient wonders captured in 3D

Pavan Sukhdev: Put a value on nature!

Stephen Ritz: A teacher growing green in the South Bronx

The mad scientist of music | Mark Applebaum

A Choreographer's Creative Process in Real Time | Wayne McGregor | TED Talks

4 Lessons in Creativity | Julie Burstein | TED Talks

Munir Virani: Why I love vultures

Paolo Cardini: Forget multitasking, try monotasking

Marcus Byrne: The dance of the dung beetle

Richard Weller: Could the sun be good for your heart?

Kinematics: Complex, Foldable 3D Prints by Nervous System

Nervous System has been blazing trails in the 3D printing arena for years and they’ve just released Kinematics, a new jewelry collection with an …