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Design Accessible Bathrooms for All With This ADA Restroom Guide

In this article, we provide you with the tools to design more inclusive architecture. Although each region and country has its own accessibility …

Holography-based 3D printing produces objects in seconds instead of hours

3D printers are useful devices for all kinds of reasons, but most have a critical weakness: they simply take a long time to actually <i>make</i> anything. That’s because additive manufacturing generally works by putting down an object one microscopic layer at a time. But a new holographic printing …

You Can Now Hellcat All of the Things with Mopar’s 707-HP Hellcrate Engine

Mopar-loving horsepower fanatics can finally stop chasing wreckers: The iconic 707-hp Hellcat V-8 engine is now available as a crate engine, with a warranty. No need to go yank one of the supercharged engines out of a crashed Dodge Challenger or Charger SRT Hellcat!<p>Fiat Chrysler has officially …

Watch Aaron Draplin design a logo in 15 minutes

It's fun to watch an A-list designer like Aaron Draplin (creator of Field Notes notebooks) how he goes about designing a new logo. Here, he was …

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How I Build Effective Design Teams - Bridge

<b>Amanda Linden is a Director of Product Design at Facebook</b><b>. She was previously Head of Design at Asana</b> <b>and Design Director at Intuit</b><b>. She first shared</b> …

How Rudolf Diesel's engine changed the world

<b>Rudolf Diesel died in mysterious circumstances before he was able to capitalise on his ingenious invention.</b><p>It was 22:00. Rudolf Diesel had retired to his cabin aboard the SS Dresden, travelling from Belgium across the English Channel. His nightclothes were laid out on his bed, but Diesel did not …

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GE CEO Jeff Immelt on Trump, job creation, and cybersecurity in the age of the 'Internet of Things'

Now, Immelt tells Business Insider that while he stands by his view of Trump's comments, he reaffirms that he's only ever had positive interactions with the President-elect, and says he "[looks] forward to working with him."<p>And there's one issue that Immelt and Trump seem to agree on: There's room …

Internet of Things

Animalistic Trash Sculptures | Modern Art Movements To Inspire Your Design

As a substitute of considering a collection of sketches or making an attempt to ascertain how an art work will come collectively, Portuguese artist …

Redesigning Cities For Bikes, Not Cars: 2015 In Bicycles

Around half the people in Copenhagen now bike to work. But like Amsterdam, it was once filled with traffic. There’s no special Danish or Dutch …

Here are some of the greatest Muslim-American athletes

"Muslim Americans are our friends and our neighbors, our coworkers, our sports heroes," he said.<p>Some thought that statement was bogus, like GOP presidential front-runner Donald Trump, who tweeted this Monday morning:<p>In fact, there are quite a few sports legends who happen to be Muslim Americans in …

A Clever Wooden Bench That Molds To Your Body Could Be as Comfy As a Couch

Cushions are overrated.<p>Stark, unupholstered wood furniture looks great, but it's not the most comfortable thing to slump onto. Turns out there is a middle ground: wooden furniture that actually moves to fit you when you sit on it.<p>Sitskie, the company behind the clever butt-matching tech, makes its …

Product Design with Blender and Fusion360: Toothbrush

Claas Kuhnen is back with another fantastic and in-depth tutorial on 3D product design. Be sure to also check out his tutorial on modeling a Braun KS …

Product Design

This Insect Has Gears In Its Legs

The image above is an extreme close-up of a common British insect called a planthopper. You’re looking at it from below, at the point where its two hind legs connect to its body. In the middle, you can clearly see that the top of each leg has a row of small teeth, which interlock together. As the …

From Photos to Fishing Lures, Custom Framing with Framebridge

Earlier this month at the NYC Affordable Art Fair’s fall edition, CH favorite Shantell Martin was the official artist-in-residence, taking her black marker to the walls and floor of the programming lounge as well as displaying her own pleasantly priced illustrations. The frame choice couldn’t have …

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These 29 Car Ads From 60 Years Ago Are Undeniably Cool

Back to a time when everything was cool.<p>In the earliest years, <i>Car and Driver</i> hewed so tightly to the interests of sports-car owners that it was called <i>Sports Cars Illustrated.</i> Appropriately, most of the advertisements featured in these pages were for brand-new sports cars, ways to modify your sports …

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The Last Bullfight

Members of Colombia's younger generation say they “will not torture for tradition.”<p>MEDELLÍN, Colombia—On a scorching Saturday in February, hundreds of young men and women in Medellín stripped down to their swimsuit bottoms, slathered themselves in black and red paint, and sprawled out on the hot …

Tesla announces Model S Ludicrous upgrade, 90-kWh battery

New Base Model, 70-kWh Pack With One Motor, Costs $70,000<p>Tesla announced some major upgrade options to the Model S today, including bigger batteries and a quicker acceleration mode, called "Ludicrous." That option will take the car from zero to 60 miles per hour in 2.8 seconds. During the hold …

VIMEO CEO: This is what the future of television will look like

Trainor said in a video call that TV has actually made some substantial developments, getting "better and better in the type of programming that's being produced."<p>Vimeo recently signed a deal with HBO to pick up its original series "High Maintenance," which is about the life of a cannabis dealer in …

Rattan backrest curves around Hiroomi Tahara's Wrap sofa

<b>Milan 2015:</b> a curved rattan structure forms the flexible backrest of this sofa by Japanese designer Hiroomi Tahara (+ slideshow).<p>The Wrap sofa's …

Stitch Without the Kitsch

The Stitch chair transforms a 2D single sheet of aluminum into 3D situational seating with a simplistic yet sophisticated system of folds and …

Terminator-style 3D printing grows objects from a pool of liquid

Let's talk about layers. Traditional 3D printing involves a machine stacking layers of material to create a 3D object. This takes time and leaves ripples showing where those layers were laid down. Now, imagine you could grow an object out of a pool of liquid, much like Robert Patrick emerging as …

CT Scan of 1,000-Year-Old Buddha Statue Reveals Mummified Monk Hidden Inside | Colossal

<p>What looks like a traditional statue of Buddha dating back to the 11th or 12th century was recently revealed to be quite a bit more. A CT scan and …

8 Inspiring Industrial Designs - Notes on Design

Looking for inspiring examples of industrial design? The following products solve design dilemmas, inspire creativity, and bring beauty and fun to …