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Casablanca - 25 great closing lines in films

Michael J. Fox

U.S. EPA: We need tougher ozone standards

For 44 years, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has defended the American people's right to breathe clean air by setting national air quality standards for common air pollutants.<p>Successful public health protection depends on the latest science. Think of it this way: If your doctor …

OMA's CCTV building reconstructed as a wooden cabinet

<b>Design Miami 2014:</b> a wardrobe by Chinese designer Naihan Li shaped like OMA's CCTV tower in Beijing will go on show at Design Miami next month.<p>Naihan …

8 Spa-Like Bathrooms Designed to Instantly Soothe

Let these airy oases across the globe spur some ideas for creating your own refuge.

Interior Design

Swiss watch based on Helvetica typeface arrives at Dezeen Watch Store

<b>Dezeen Watch Store:</b> Swiss watchmaker Mondaine has released a watch dedicated to Helvetica, the iconic typeface designed in 1957 by Max Miedinger and …

Architizer

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Modern Architecture

Daily Inspiration #1927

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

How to Fold the World’s Best Paper Airplane | Colossal

<p>Back in 2012, former Cal Berkeley quarterback Joe Ayoob broke the Guinness World Record for the longest distance in paper airplane flight using a …

Luminous Modern Furniture Sculpted with Ancient Wood in Resin

At first glance, it's easy to mistake the ultra-modern furniture made by Italian design collective Nucleo for blocks of marble, translucent amber or cracked ice. But look closer: these gallery pieces are actually made by encasing household objects and organic materials in industrial resin. …

Furniture

Inside Pizza Hut’s Saucy Rebranding

New logo, new branding, new menu items: Is this just a middle-aged pizza company trying desperately to adapt to the times?<p>Pizza Hut needs to appeal to the new generation of pizza-buying Millennials, and they have a new weapon to do so: It’s a smear of sauce ladled onto a spinning pizza crust. This …

App Shows You What 200 Calories Look Like

Gulp.<p>For the 200 calories in half of that blueberry muffin, you could eat more than a pint of blueberries. That’s a lot of blueberries! And that’s entirely the point of Calorific, an iOS app by interaction designers Nic Mulvaney and Tim Diacon. It shows you what 200 calories looks like in 144 …

Pickup Trucks Digitally Manipulated to Look Like Pretzels

In artist Chris Labrooy's series <i>Tales of Auto Elasticity</i>, he depicts vehicles doing the impossible. Vibrantly-colored pickup trucks are stretched and twisted in unbelievable scenes. They are from Labrooy's imagination, and he digitally manipulates the autos into the faux, shiny sculptures that we …

Art

Groundbreaking Images of a Comet's Surface Taken by Rosetta's Philae Probe

On November 12, 2014, history was made as the European Space Agency's Philae probe successfully touched down on the surface of Comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko, achieving the very first controlled landing on a comet. For more than a decade, Philae's mothership, the Rosetta spacecraft, has been …

Space

Obama's immigration move is a win

Obama: We'll deport felons, not families<p><b>STORY HIGHLIGHTS</b><p>President grants 5 million undocumented immigrants relief from deportation<br>• Maria Cardona: President's executive order will help America in three keys ways<br>• Presidents Reagan, Bush I, Clinton and Bush II have also helped undocumented<br>• Cardona: …

Chinese 'snakehead' gangs offer only escape for North Korea's defectors

Lee rubs his chin with his forefinger; his face obscured by a blue baseball cap. We sit together in the back of a taxi beside a frigid river near China's bleak northeastern border with North Korea.<p>He's traveling with Chinese smuggling gangs or "snakeheads." They fed and clothed him when he …

Daily Inspiration #1801

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Bang On

A snip of the fringe is fall’s easiest makeover. See variations on the style—from curly to straight, messy to fixed—from the <i>W</i> archives here.

Archives

The 11 Best Chelsea Boots Under $250

Slippers on Flats Friday

As we have made tradition, today is Friday, which means we kick off our heels and celebrate our favorite flats. Though we have talked about our favorite loafers, sneakers, ballet flats, and boots alike, it's about time we gave slippers the attention they deserve.<p>Especially as winter fast …

Alibaba Posts Strong Earnings in First Report Since I.P.O.

Ferrari fined $3.5 million

Ferrari has agreed to pay a $3.5 million fine to U.S. regulators for failing to report three fatal crashes in its cars.<p>The National Highway Safety Administration says Ferrari should have reported the crashes because all auto manufacturers, no matter how small, are required to report incidents in …

The Chicest Wallpaper Inspiration from Pinterest

Click through to peruse the best wallpaper trends spotted on Pinterest for this season's interior must-have.<p>The '70s revival this season isn't only exclusive to fashion—wallpaper is having major comeback moment as well. From graphic black and whites to tropical palm fronds and classic stripes, the …

The Best Beaches in The World

40 reasons to start planning your winter getaway ASAP.<p>Whether you're looking for a quick weekend getaway, the ultimate surf or are planning the trip of a lifetime, a beach vacation is always a good idea. To get you inspired, here are some of the world's most beautiful beaches from South Beach to …

Deep thrills: Crazy cave trampolines in Wales | CNN Travel

Today's Style Secret

We're keeping an eye on the red carpet, the It girls and the fashion bloggers who are innovating. Check back daily for the style how-tos.<p>Were keeping an eye on the red carpet, the It girls and the fashion bloggers who are innovating. Check daily for the style how-tos.<p>January 2, 2018<p>December 29, 2017<p>…