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Webdesign Wednesday – Free One Page Website Template (PSD)

Hey Creatives! Today on Webdesign Wednesday – we’re giving away a One Page Website Temple …

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A Physicist Says He Can Tornado-Proof the Midwest With 1,000-Foot Walls

meghan elizabeth writes University of Drexel physicist Rongjia Tao has a utopian proposal to build three massive, 1,000-foot high, 165-foot thick walls around the American Midwest, in order to keep th

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Barnes & Noble To Spin Off Nook Media, Will Take It Public

Nate the greatest writes It looks like the recent rumors about B&N splitting up were true.

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Astronomers Discover Earth-Sized Diamond

ygslash (893445) writes Astronomers at the National Radio Astronomy Observatory announced that they have discovered what appears to be the coolest white dwarf ever detected.

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The Making Of OK Go’s ‘The Writing’s On The Wall’ Video

Hopefully you’ve seen the OK Go video I posted a few days ago. Here’s glimpse behind the scenes of the actual shoot. Fascinating. (via keef)

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Criticism

“Criticism is a privilege that you earn — it shouldn’t be your opening move in an interaction… […] The notion that the only way you can critically engage with a person’s ideas is to ta

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Malcolm Gladwell on Criticism

Love this thought snippet by Malcolm Gladwell on criticism. I recommend you read (and listen) to this entire Brain Pickings post.

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Tutorial Tuesday – How To Change Hair Color in Photoshop

Today, YouTheDesigner is going to show you how to change hair color in Photoshop.

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More Rainbows

The world needs more rainbows. Right?

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Overmatter: 24.06.14

Sometimes celebrity guest editors sound like tired promo efforts. I like to think Andy Murray editing The Beano will be inspired.

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An Introduction to the PHP DateInterval Class

The PHP DateInterval class is a powerful tool that will help you work with dates, intervals and durations in your web apps much easier.

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Kickstarting Fiera

As I mentioned here last week, we’re launching a magazine with fellow blogger Katie Treggiden.

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Folded facade gives a paper-like weight to Yukio Hashimoto's F-House


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Timothy M. Rohan: Scenographic Urbanism: Paul Rudolph and the Public Realm

On Places, Timothy Rohan offers a detailed look at Paul Rudolph's masterful — and dramatic — public projects of the early 1960s.

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sugru + LEGO = Awesome!

My love for sugru is so big. Have you watched the sugru founders wonderful 99u talk?

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Cute Illustrations of Pop Culture Characters and their Sidekicks

A late father’s day treat!

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Developing Trust Towards Your Website: Two Options to Consider

Establishing trust is a crucial element in user experience design. Here are a couple of ways to go about garnering the trust of your first-time users.

in magCulture

Overmatter: 18.06.14

The New Yorker cartoon editor Bob Mankoff selects his favourite cartoons from the mag. NASCAPAS offer some more World Cup front covers.

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You! Be Inspired! – The Captivating Illustrations of Maria Nguyen

Maria Nguyen, or known online as DTNART captivates us all with her gorgeous and outstanding …

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Democrats Aim to Reinstate Network Neutrality With New Bill

A new net neutrality bill is on its way to Capitol Hill.

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National Zoo Suddenly Closes Invertebrate Exhibit

Why did the National Zoo ditch an exhibit of 97 percent of animals on earth with just one week's notice?

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No Jacket Required

Secondhand Bookshop loiterers will relate to this: I was at a nearby National Trust property, mooching around the secondhand bookshop, when I spied a scruffy oddity.

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Aarhus School of Architecture: Aarhus School of Architecture is Hiring

Aarhus School of Architecture is hiring for several positions.

in Design Observer: Main Posts

Gideon Amichay: Cannes Dispatch: The Triumph Of Epic Storytelling

Dispatch number one from Cannes by Gideon Amichay, the winner of 19 Cannes Lions for his advertising campaigns.

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Silly Sundays – Your Clients as Game Of Thrones Houses

This infographic reimagines your clients and the roles they would play if we were all …

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Reiach and Hall gives sober facade to Battle of Bannockburn Visitor Centre


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Friday Link Pack

Connecting: Makers is the second film in the Connecting Series. See the first film, Connecting, at connectingthefilm.com. - This animated gif wins.