Blake Knight

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Go Ahead, Mess With Texas Instruments

Why educational technologies should be more like graphing calculators and less like iPads. An Object Lesson.<p>Last year, while cleaning out the basement of my childhood home, I discovered a plastic storage bin marked "Calcusoft." Inside were piles of notebooks filled with sketches, storyboards, and …

Sinkholes around the world - in pictures

From Guatemala to China, sinkholes come in all shapes and sizes<p>First published on Mon 12 Aug 2013 11.03 EDT

Best Ever Barbecued Ribs

This go-to recipe for classic barbecued ribs embraces what we refer to as our "oven-cheat" method -- a technique that'll get you ultra-tender meat …

10 Song of the Summer Contenders From Daft Punk to Ciara (VIDEO)

At summer’s midway point, Kevin Fallon ranks this year’s contenders for the season’s biggest song.<p>Each year artists hustle to deliver the song of the …

Forum Frenzy: F1 to Go Electric with FIA Formula E Championship to Launch in 2014

At risk of writing about a subject that I know very little about, I'll defer to the experts in Discussion Boards, where member sanjy009 recently …

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The world’s new largest building is four times the size of Vatican City

China just cut the ribbon on the world’s new largest building.<p>The New Century Global Center, which recently opened in Chendgu, China, is 328 feet high, 1,640 feet long, and 1,312 feet wide. That’s roughly 20 times the size of Sydney’s legendary Opera House, four times the size of Vatican City, and …

How Meditation Works

Mindfulness meditation is having a moment in the West, and with it some compelling reasons to understand and try it.<p>NicoleAbalde/Flickr<p><i>Mindfulness meditation</i>. Chances are that you've either heard or seen (or rolled your eyes at) these words in recent months, as studies, celebrity endorsements, and …

Helmut Newton at the Annenberg Space for Photography

As the photographer credited with defining the genre of black-and-white fashion photography, Helmut Newton is nevertheless rarely found outside the pages of books and magazines. That's why our ears perked up when the Annenberg Space for Photography announced plans to exhibit over 100 large-scale …

Etro Men Spring/Summer 2014 | Milan Men's Fashion Week | FashionTV

AMMO: Cross Section Photos of Bullets

In October of 2012, LA-based photographer Sabine Pearlman found herself ensconced in a Swiss WWII bunker photographing 900 different “specimens” of …

45 Outdoor Bathroom Designs That You Gonna Love

What is an outdoor bathroom needed for? First of all, it’s a shower where you go before swimming in the pool. Second, having a bath in the open air a …

Three-Story Tree House is a Dream Backyard Getaway

A modern three-level treehouse with a pitched roof perches on the remaining branches of a Dutch elm tree as a unique getaway on a family camping …

The Time You Have (In Jelly Beans) | Colossal

<p>In a poignant new video, online performance artist Ze Frank physically illustrates how most people spend the majority of their life using jelly …

2013 Wimbledon championships: Advanced Baseline women's forecast

The Serena train doesn't show any sign of stopping any time soon. Tournament forecasts, draw analysis, and favorite bets in this year's Wimbledon preview. The men's forecast is here.<p>Serena Williams is breaking tennis.<p>Williams' first-round loss at the 2012 French Open should have been the beginning …

Paragliding Photographer Captures Beautiful Landscapes from 20,000 Feet in the Air

Jody MacDonald snaps spectacular landscape photographs from all over the globe, but from a most unique perspective. This lady photographer captures …

Frozen Mid-Cut: Log Sculpture Shows How Trees Get Sliced

Ever wonder how boards turn from trees into building materials? While not a secret, the process is also not entirely obvious – and rarely this clear …

CH Edition: Budnitz Bicycles Model No. 1 Scorcher

<b>The contest concluded Wednesday 19 June at 4PM EST. Thank you to everyone who entered.</b><p>In recent months we've teamed up with Tumi to design our ideal travel backpack and 3x1 for a denim apron worthy of the finest cook-outs. And now, to inspire further outdoor exploration in the coming summer months, …

True I.D. Stories #3: Get a Job. Any Job!

<i>This is a true story. Descriptions of companies, clients, schools, projects, and designers may be altered and anonymized to protect the</b> …