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Jinsik Kim's Sculptural Furniture

Studio Jinsik Kim, the eponymous Korean design firm that focuses on sculpture, installation and art direction, creates furniture that blurs the line …

Inky Animals By Rodney van den Beemd – iGNANT.com

‘Inky Animals’ by Rodney van den Beemd is an ongoing series of expressive ink-drawings aimed at catching form, expression and movement of animals …

Design

Nobel-Winning Physicist Niels Bohr on Subjective vs. Objective Reality and the Uses of Religion in a Secular World

“The fact that religions through the ages have spoken in images, parables, and paradoxes means simply that there are no other ways of grasping the reality to which they refer. But that does not mean that it is not a genuine reality. And splitting this reality into an objective and a subjective side …

Nobel Prize

7 skills your child needs to survive the changing world of work

Education may be the passport to the future, but for all the good teaching out there, it would seem that schools are failing to impart some of the …

Achievement Gap

Is the left’s blase attitude to teaching knowledge helping the far right?

“65% of today’s students will be employed in jobs that don’t exist yet – so we should focus on teaching transferable skills rather than outdated and potentially redundant knowledge.”<p>In a post-truth world, statistics could provide an essential public service | John Pullinger<p>Read more<p>Nothing to …

Critical Thinking

Is Time Travel Possible, According To Science?

Have you ever dreamed of traveling through time? Not at the standard, “boring” rate that we normally do — at one second per second — but either:<p>faster, so that you wound up far into the future while remaining the same age,<br>• slower, so that you could accomplish much more than anyone else over the same …

Physics

The Universe Is Expanding Faster Than Expected, But New Results Raise More Questions

We’ve known for nearly a century that the Universe is expanding. The fact that galaxies are receding away from us was first demonstrated by Edwin Hubble in 1929, building upon the work of Henrietta Leavitt and others. Since then we’ve developed a variety of ways to measure the rate of cosmic …

Hubble

Possibly The Sexiest Bluetooth Speaker Yet

Do you hear that?<p>For all their engineering, speakers are mostly just formless boxes—eyesores that we shove into corners and forget about. The Harmon Kardon Aura is one that even the most design-conscious can proudly plop in the middle of their living rooms. Engineers molded the six-driver Bluetooth …

Bluetooth

A Photographic History of London's Architecture Superimposed with Old Paintings of the Same Scene

I stumbled across a historic mash-up of sorts while perusing Reddit the other day. Anytime there's a visually enticing chance to learn a bit about …

Investhaus Visual Identity

Today we bring to you another great project illustrating the creative process behind visual identity and visual guidelines. The project is for the …

Elaborate New Portraits Drawn on Vintage Maps by Ed Fairburn | Colossal

<p>Using a wide variety of canvases including railroad blueprints, star charts, geological and street maps, Welsh artist Ed Fairburn (previously here …

Dutch Paintings Recreated Using Thousands of Photographic and Scientific Specimens | Colossal

<p>With hundreds of tiny photographic fragments, gelatin capsules, magnifiers, plastic bags and insect pins, New York artist Michael Mapes (previously) …

Gorgeous glass sculptures let you see into the world's most deadly viruses

Viruses are usually depicted as ugly, scary, almost weapon-like blobs just waiting to meddle inside of your body, but Luke Jerram sees them as something different. There isn't really a color to viruses after all — they're smaller than the wavelength of visible light — and as mere smears when viewed …

The Creepy Visual Art of Eric Lacombe

Creepy Acrylic Portraits.<p>A selection of acrylic paintings by French artist Eric Lacombe. His paintings often show distorted ghastly faces, which …

Surreal Sculptures are in Search of Their Missing Pieces

Who hasn't gone on a trip and felt like they had left something behind? In September, to celebrate the city of Marseille's status as the European Capital of Culture 2013, French artist Bruno Catalano displayed ten life-size, figurative sculptures at the port of Marseille. Inspired by travel, his …

Art

Photography Inspiration

Images from the photo series 'Lou's New York, revisited" by Elizaveta Porodina. Today I want to show you a little more of Elizaveta Porodina's …

Figurative Sculptures by Unmask

Sculptural Art.<p>Selected figurative sculptures that seem to dissolve created by artist collective Unmask from Beijing, China. Beautiful surreal …

Imagine a world without shops or factories

<b>I have come to think that our world is being turned upside down. We probably do not grasp the huge implications because, perhaps, we are still imprisoned by our past.</b><p>We are all of us, almost everywhere, swept up in a maelstrom of change which overturns many of the assumptions we have lived with for …

Sigmund Freud

Time is not money

“THE love of money”, St Paul memorably wrote to his protégé Timothy, “is the root of all evil.” “All” may be putting it a bit strongly, but dozens of …

Sexiest parts of the body revealed by neuroscientists

The mind, said Raquel Welch, is an erogenous zone. And it is the brain, and how it organises our erogenous zones, that has intrigued scientists for decades. Why is a nuzzled neck sexy when few would be turned on by a nuzzled nose? And why do men seem to have fewer erogenous zones than women? A new …

The Cheat Sheet for Beef

Wish you knew how to decide which cut of beef to buy? This infographic will inform you about the type of meat, the cost, and method to cook it.

Beef

Amazon adds Cloud Drive Photos app to iOS repertoire

Apple then iOS, iOS then Android. There can often be a one-followed-by-the-other roll out to apps between the two major OSes (we won't mention …

Amazon launches new photo sharing app, Cloud Drive Photos, for iPhone

By T3 Online<p>Amazon has released its new Cloud Drive Photos app for iPhone with 5GB free Cloud Drive storage<p>Cloud Drive Photos is now available for …

Apps

Articles about 7 rooms view on Dwell.com - Dwell

Many of us are guilty of thinking of laundry rooms as unremarkable or unattractive parts of our home that don't require much...<p>The alphabet is as easy as ABC, but for typographer Peter Bil’ak, the way language looks is a never-ending exploration.<p>Thanks to Los Angeles’s Small Lot Subdivision …

San Francisco

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