Design

I Share. Therefore I Am.

What happens when we mistake social static for real human connections? Bitter, unending loneliness. But don’t take my word for it.

Thoughts on the Creative Career

Thank the universe that Ze Frank is around to remind us how untameable the creative beast is and how to deal with it. I'm keeping this video close by.

Let’s Live in Space

Did you know people have been planning our interstellar adventures since before you were in diapers? Hard to believe, but baby, it's almost time.

Fooling The Advertisers

Advertisers think they're so smart. And they are, except when Derren Brown gets involved and fools them with their own magic.

The Mine Kafon

Designer and refugee, Massoud Hassani has created a solution to the landmine problem: a giant ball of legs that uses the wind to blow them up.

A Short Lesson in Perspective

Let it marinate. Incubate. Let it sit. Terms of endearment for your percolating ideas that in today's pace, get forgotten.

Buckminster Fuller - Everything I Know

I'm not really sure I understand a lot of what ol' Bucky put out, but I'm pretty tempted to give his 42 hour lecture series a solid try. Why? Because a) there's probably a lot of genius packed in there,…

Female Body Armour

I'm not sure if I'm a feminist and I'm not sure if I'm a pacifist. So, this article about ill-fitting male armour on female soldiers really conflicted me. Of course women soldiers should have comfy bullet-deflecting gear that doesn't chafe…

Grand Old Party

This is the most impressive representation of Republican polls that I’ve ever laid my eyes on. Matthew Epler, the creator of this probing visualization, explains: In an age of information, we rely on hard facts. Each of the shapes you…

Bad Movie, Good Lesson

“Becoming a writer isn’t like becoming a doctor or a civil engineer or a luncheonette that serves “the best coffee in town.” You don’t have to go through a seven-year accreditation process. If you want to call yourself a writer,…

Wilson Miner - When We Build

An incredibly inspiring talk by Wilson Miner from this year’s Build Conference in Belfast. It may be targeted to web designers, but it applies to anyone who creates anything in our civilization. It’s an amazing talk. Watch it, then create…

Amazing Pumpkin Sculptures

Happy Halloween, mother uckers. We love you! Ooh, and if you like that, you’ll love cake face zombies.