Imagining the Post-Antibiotics Future
Origins of Common UI Symbols
Color palette generator. Not too bad.
The Visual Science Lab.: The graying of traditional photography and why everything is getting re-invented in a form we don't understand.
Don't Say Cheese: Why Do the People in Contemporary Art Photographs Look So Blank?
Alexa Meade on Why and How She Began Turning People Into Real Life Paintings
How much money do the top technology companies make per second? -
Scroll down and see the bucks roll in!
Inside Rotterdam’s Super-Efficient New Train Terminal
Speaking of infrastructure, transport, and innovation… Amazing train station in Rotterdam.
Dallas Is the Latest City to Propose Tearing Down Huge Urban Freeways -
According to a concept called “induced demand,” new streets don’t actually lead to less traffic—they lead, paradoxically, to more. Studies have shown that reducing freeway real estate doesn’t actually affect traffic very much.
How long do hard drives actually live for?
American Communities Project -
This is an amazing map and pretty accurate. Go to page and zoom in to states and regions.
Regardless of whether it’s ink on paper or pixels on a screen, the general principles don’t change. — Chip Kidd via October 2013 Wired magazine
If you honestly do what is unique for the client you can’t pass it off as your studio æsthetic. —
From Graphic Design Process: From Problem to Solution 20 Case Studies