Patrick Brinnehl

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Four Light Packable Down Jackets

Big, bulky down jackets are reassuringly hefty in the harshest winter weather. But they all have one critical design flaw: It's less less likely that you would bring such a jacket along on a camping or climbing expedition if it doesn't fit in your backpack—and the warmest jacket in the world can’t …

Backpacking

How A Battleship Works [Vintage Infographic]

From 1943, a very detailed look at an obsolete war machine<p>The age of battleships is long over. The United States built the USS Missouri, the nation's last battleship, in 1944, even as that category of "heavy ship with many powerful guns" was superseded by "floating runway with many powerful …

Military

24 Awesome Items That You’ll Want for Your Pockets and Suitcase | WIRED

Here's what to pack, and what to pack it in.<p>Heart Warmer<p>There are sweatshirts, and then there's this sweatshirt. It's so thick and durable it's …

10 Fascinating Photos That Look Unbelievably Like Paintings

While we've all seen our fair share of hyperrealistic and photorealistic art, or paintings and sculptures that look amazingly like photographs, it's not too often that we come across photos that look like paintings. Throughout the five-plus years we've been around, we've seen these unbelievable …

Mexico City

Medium.com Collection – Web Design Concept by Leigh Taylor

Beautiful Web Design Concept.<p>Leigh Taylor is a Barnsley, United Kingdom based UX and Web Designer. He created this web design concept for Medium.com. …

19 Of The Smartest People On Twitter This Week

These are some of the people whose tweets got our digital news editor’s attention during the past week.<p>Twitter featured a lot of smart commentary and information this past week, so it was hard for me to curate a limited list of the tweets that caught my attention–I definitely could have made this …

Work at Design Milk: We’re Looking for A Fall Intern

We need an intern! A Pintern, if you will :) We’re looking for someone who can help us out with social media and other general blog-related stuff. …

101 Signals: The 18 People Who Will Tell You Everything You Need to Know About Design

To paraphrase Steve Jobs, design isn’t just what it looks like. It’s how it works. These sources break down the way design works–what’s coming up, …

Big data, analytics and the Internet of Buildings

<i>Disclaimer: The views presented in this article are personal views of the author and in no way represent those of the company he works for or any</i> …

Sustainable Materials Creeping Into Ford's F-150. (Which is a Good Thing, Since It's Still Selling Like Hotcakes)

Years ago, when we'd first learned that Ford's F-150 pickup truck was the best-selling automobile in the world--and purportedly had been for …