The Raisin Bran Effect

Design
The bottom of the cereal box is a disappointing place. But at least now you know why. Where do you see the Brazil Nut Effect around you?

Floating City Physics

Design
How much would a floating city weigh?

Build An Underground Home

Design
Build a shelter using ancient traditional building techniques.

Crispy Korma Salmon | Jamie Oliver | AD

Design
This salmon recipe really is a game changer and a brilliant way to bring a whole world of spice to this amazing fish.

Why Beautiful Things Make us Happy

Design
It’s hard to define what makes something beautiful, but we seem to know beauty when we see it. Why is that and how does beauty affect our subconscious?

How to Build a 4K Editing Computer

Design
The fast rendering capability of this new machine actually let me eat dinner with my family on the first night I used it. This is incredibly important to me.

How rollercoasters affect your body - Brian D. Avery

Design
In 1895, crowds flooded Coney Island to see America’s first-ever looping coaster: the Flip Flap Railway. But its thrilling flip caused cases of severe whiplash, neck injury and even ejections.

Why Do Disney Princesses All Look Like Babies?

Design
I noticed something weird about Disney Princesses lately. Naturally, I had to examine it through the lens of science.

Google Pixel Buds review

Design
Google's Pixel Buds get a few of the basics right when it comes to wireless earbuds. Language translation via the Google Translate app is helpful in a pinch, and the Google Assistant experience is genuinely fast and fun. But these $159 earbuds are fussy, from the way that they fit in your ears to the way that they fit in the case. And not everyone will love the open design, which lets lots of outside noise in. The Pixel Buds are Google's first attempt at making wireless earbuds, and it shows.

How to solve problems like a designer

Design
The design process for problem-solving, in 4 steps.

Everything we know about the iPhone 8 - including a total redesign

Design
Apple hasn't officially announced anything yet, but there are lots of rumours out there about what to expect from the next iteration of the company's flagship device. Since it's the 10th anniversary of the original iPhone, we will likely see some big changes. Here's what we think we know so far.

Turning Wood Into A Bowl

Design
The Netherlands-based artist Thomas Anton Geurts has created a tumbling bowl from walnut, cherry, and hard maple. The three materials contrast with each other perfectly, allowing Geurts to create a trippy looking 3D arrangement. Article

How the bendy straw was invented | Moments of Vision 12 - Jessica Oreck

Design
Today, Americans use an estimated 500 million drinking straws every day. But where did the idea for this beloved utensil come from? In the twelfth installment of our 'Moments of Vision' series, Jessica Oreck shares the origins of the bendy straw.

IKEA to introduce furniture that snaps together in minutes without requiring tools

Design
The fiddly ritual of assembling IKEA products is set to become a thing of the past as the furniture giant introduces products that snap together "like a jigsaw puzzle".

Indestructible Coating?!

Design
Used in everything from bullet-proof vests to the walls of the Pentagon, polyurea's strength comes from its long-chain molecules.

The new MacBook Pro

Design
With an incredibly thin new design, the best Mac display ever, all-new speakers, and the revolutionary Touch Bar for instant access to the tools you want when you want them, the new MacBook Pro marks a milestone in the evolution of the notebook.

Best Resources For Creating Infographics

Design
Infographics are visual representations of data designed to help communicate information clearly. They are great for English Language Learners, and the rest of us, too! To see examples of some of the best ones visit the linked sources.

Futuristic "Wearable chair"

Design
It can help surgeons through long hours of surgery

Nike Football Presents "Ousadia Alegria".

Design
Introducing Neymar Jr's Ousadia Alegria Hypervenom Phantom II, created by Brazilian street artist Bruno Big and inspired by the daring (ousadia) of his character and the joy (alegria) in his play.

Meet the Superhero of Cosplay

Design
Costume and prop-maker Shawn Thorsson shows us how he creates impressive life-size replicas of movie and comic-book characters.

Rekonect Sneak Peek

Design
A familiar friend with a new soul... magnetically changing the way we capture ideas.