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The 'time blocking' productivity hack changed my life — here's how it works

Email, phone calls, meetings, interviews, driving, answering questions, tech support, coding, hosting webinars, and whatever else you have to accomplish during those hours that you've defined as "work."<p>Interruptions abound and productivity drops. Your day is spent playing catch-up on a million …

Time Management

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European Travel

Swastikas and safety pins: London punks strike a pose

The swastika, the school tie, the Union Jack, Karl Marx and the razor blade – these are just some of the motifs of punk style that catch the eye in Karen Knorr and Olivier Richon's Punks. It is a glimpse of a time (1977) and a place (the London punk scene) that has been well-documented, but not in …

Take Any Number ...

From FACT Slide<p>Go on, give it a try.<p>Surprised? Pretty cool, eh?<p>Now try it using high school algebra:<p>Not so magical anymore? Or is it even <i>more</i> …

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Design

Logan Zillmer’s Amazingly Surreal 365 Project

Photographer Logan Zillmer captures surreal scenes of well-dressed gentlemen trapped in an alternate universe, living out their respective dreams and nightmares. From one frame to the next, Zillmer playfully takes viewers on an adventure that exhibits a great sense of imagination. Whether the …

Michael Anastassiades Minimalist Lighting

If ever there was an entire lighting collection from which I’d want one of each piece, it’s this lamp collection from Michael Anastassiades available …

A Magic Wand That Paints Light

Light Painting was already a photographical miracle. But with this new device, the whole genre is born anew.<p>The phantasmic exposures behind light painting feel a bit like magic on earth. In reality, the technique is just a clever hack: You take a photo with a long exposure, and by waving a bright …

Light Painting

Point This Magical Scanner At Your Food And It Will Count The Calories

The TellSpec could be the missing link for people watching their weight or trying to avoid certain ingredients–if its creators can manage to bring it to the market.<p>Today there are wearable trackers available for just about every move you make and step you take. Almost. If there’s a missing link, …

One Sociologist's Epic Quest: Walk New York City, All 120,000 Blocks

Lou Reed: The Rolling Stone Interview

The heckling starts in the middle of the very first song. Above the steely guitar strains of “Romeo Had Juliette,” the gritty ode to love under siege …

Charming Cabin Built for $500 with Repurposed Windows

Located in the mountains of West Virginia, photographer Nick Olson and designer Lilah Horwitz have built their own enchanting retreat made out of discarded windows. The towering home away from home boasts a creative facade made of windows of varying sizes, giving it an artistic flair that is both …

Cabins

Human cheese and Elvis mice: the future of bio-design – in pictures

Here's your chance to see today's bio-hackers and bio-artists at work, and witness their visions of the future. It's a stomach-churning world full of humans giving birth to dolphins, cheese made from armpit bacteria and mice born from the DNA of dead celebrities ...<p>• The exhibition Grow Your Own, …

Picchio Furniture

New Portuguese brand Picchio entered the scene at 100% Design and is dedicated to producing unique, signed pieces using raw and interesting …

Incredibly Vivid Portraits by 21-Year-Old Wyatt McCollum

21-year-old Wyatt McCollum has an incredibly vivid imagination which he brings to life through his photography. He began taking pictures after high school graduation and his work often focuses on an exploration of surreal moments blended with a touch of reality.<p>McCollum creates both portraits and …

Art

Photographer Captures Intimate Moments of Home Birth

For the past three years, Jackie Dives has been a doula, a person who provides physical as well as emotional support during childbirth. She started photographing home births almost by accident, she simply had her camera with her at the very first birth she attended. As she says, “Combining doula …

Rise and shine: the daily routines of history's most creative minds

One morning this summer, I got up at first light – I'd left the blinds open the night before – then drank a strong cup of coffee, sat near-naked by an open window for an hour, worked all morning, then had a martini with lunch. I took a long afternoon walk, and for the rest of the week experimented …

“Thou shalt not poop”, hysterical signage for a cathedral lawn by Pentagram - The Fox Is Black

The Cathedral Church of Saint John the Divine, facing their annual St. Francis Day Blessing of the Animals, has employed Michael Beirut and Pentagram …

What Client? An Architect Couple Design Their Own Dream Home

After years of responding to the dreams (and personalities) of clients, a couple designs and builds their vision of seaside happiness.<p>Architects spend their lives creating homes for other people. But not many get the chance to design and build a house of their own.<br>Jetty and Maarten Min, Dutch …

Architecture

Inflatable Concert Hall Bringing Solace to Japan’s Tsunami-Affected Areas

It is a fact that originality sparks are lit daily in the music industry. In today’s post we would like to present Ark Nova, a project that combines …

De-Evolution by Brad Ascalon for DEDAR

‘De-Evolution’ is a follow up to an installation created by Brad Ascalon in 2012 called ‘The Dream’, which was exhibited at Gallery R’Pure in New …

Colorful Experimental Photography by Luka Klikovac

Colorful Photography.<p>The selected colorful images are part of an experimental photo series by Luka Klikovac from Belgrade, Serbia. The photographer …

Murmur: Photos by Richard Barnes

Murmur: Photos by Richard Barnes<p>Photos of dense flocks of European starlings.<p>The birds are beloved by tourists and reviled by locals—understandably, …

15 Pieces Of Swoon-Worthy Disney Swag For Every Occasion

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Afterschool Podcast with Don Lehman - Episode 6: Gary Hustwit on the Design Trilogy & Interviews

<i>Hosted by Don Lehman, Core77's podcast series is designed for all those times you're sketching, working in the shop, or just looking for inspiration</i> …

Rainbow Pencils by Duncan Shotton

How could you not be happy when writing with these Rainbow Pencils created by designer Duncan Shotton? I dare you not to smile as you sharpen these …

The Living Cube by Till Koenneker

Germany-born, Switzerland-based designer Till Koenneker took matters into his own hands when he moved into a studio apartment that had no storage. …

A Gem of a Light

No specific shape can be used to describe the Amorphous Lamp, and that’s precisely its appeal! The irregular and multifaceted yet thoughtfully …

Tuti – Customizable Furniture by Dominik Wimber

Tuti has put traditionally nomadic features in the context of our present lifestyle, intending to bring life back to the ground. The flexibility of …

Table Island: A Cork “Island” To Hold Your Belongings

Design duo Officeoriginair designed the smart and useful Table Island, an organizing tray made of cork that keeps all of your personal belongings in …