Sure, making breakfast in the morning can be a pain... but can that pain really be lessened by an over-designed contraption?
Jason Diamond analyzes his obsession with Vintage Contemporaries paperbacks from the 80s.
It's amazing how much science is involved in the design and engineering of a basketball jersey or shoe.
We're not sure we'd want to actually read this entire edition (unless we found a page-sized lighter to speed things up), but the idea and the execution here is really nifty.
Having the opportunity to design a smartphone that will go straight to market in under two years sounds like a daydream you'd have during an endless design school critique. For 27-year-old Linda Jiang, it's just reality.
Listen, we're still impressed by the design that made pull out sofa beds possible. Which makes this, well — this is a masterpiece.
There's a special place in our hearts for machines that don't really do anything, but do nothing really well. This wire machine, which balances, throws and catches a ball, is a perfect example.
Companies from Best Buy to Forever 21 use Futura, but probably not the original. That's because it has been endlessly reimagined, imitated and blatantly ripped off.
To enter the Glass Flowers exhibit at the Harvard Museum of Natural History is to be immediately overwhelmed by perfection. Except for a few, decidedly imperfect models.
You can't be in two places at once and you can't change the past. We all know these things. But you can doctor old photographs to make it look like you're doing both of those things at the same time.
With mass shootings on the rise, an unexpected group of professionals is trying to make it easier for people to avoid getting killed in the melee: landscape architects.
Nobody needs a $7,000 limited edition scotch bike, but don't let that stop you.
How do we get one of these, right now?
Design — the mysterious intersection of art and communication — was recently a second-class citizen at Google, subordinate to The Data. Not anymore.
"While granite is great for heat and scratches, it can chip and needs periodic resealing."
For all intents and purposes, my Facebook is ruined. And I suspect that over time, you’re ruining yours without even realizing it.
Don't waste precious carry-on space on this useless accessory.
It's very convincing, but this floor is flat.
This elevator expert/preteen YouTuber from Finland is definitely something else.
Picture a pair of scissors, and there's a good chance they're orange. But have you ever wondered why?
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