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Can Online Education Thrive in China?

Investors are salivating over the market's massive potential. But first, MOOCs will have to overcome technical issues and a teacher-centric approach to learning.<p>In China, this steep investment in online education is justified by tremendous interest, and as the number of students studying abroad …

Architizer Journal: The Official Architizer Blog

We're building a comprehensive, firm-wide resource for project specifications.<p>Project Connections give your design work the spotlight it deserves.<p>Find the best brands for every architectural product and material.<p>Architects: Find the raw materials for your next project through Architizer. …

Communicate

Lust Script by Neil Summerour

<i>Publisher/Typefoundry: Positype</i><p>Neil Summerour introduces his own sexy font: <i>“</i> When I developed Lust, it was my overly indulgent attempt to infuse wanton sensuality in a typeface. I wanted to create something that was over the top and veered away from my loose ‘sushi’ scripts and rigid sans serifs. To do that, it had to be, well, a little sexy. For me. the solution was to create a curvy serif. A serif would be a different endeavor for me since I consciously choose not to do many serifs—because …

Infographic: How Money Rules Elections

We can talk policy until we’re blue in the face, but it’s money that wins campaigns. In fact, in 95% of House elections last year, the candidate who spent the most won.<p>It’s one of a few incredibly depressing facts from Let’s Free Congress, an animated infographic by Tony Chu. He calls the topics of …

Street Artist Ludo Merges Technology and Nature to Create a New Order of Hybrid Organisms | Colossal

<p>Paris-based artist Ludo (previously) has been active lately with works popping up all over France. His trademark monochromatic paste-ups with …

Oh, Heavens: An Awe-Inspiring Show Of Space Photography

When a generation sat glued to their TV sets to watch Neil Armstrong take a walk in 1969, the vision in grainy black-and-white opened up the heavens to a whole new world of exploration–and observing exploration from home. Forty-three years after man met moon, Curiosity’s perfect landing on the red …

‘Moving’: A Stunning Music Film for Travis by Wriggles & Robins - The Fox Is Black

It should be noted that we are fans of the directing duo Wriggles and Robins, aka Tom Wrigglesworth and Matt Robinson. Bobby first posted about …

Geometric Wall Mural Laundry Room Makeover

My cousin Laurie has a gorgeous new house in the most adorable neighborhood. When you walk in, it smells like cookies because, chances are, she’s …

Laundry Rooms

The Illustrated Recipes of Lucy Eldridge - The Fox Is Black

Back when I was a kid I had a recipe book full of illustrations. It was a fantastic read, filled with fun pictures and great simple recipes. There …