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Professional designers explain why the Space Force logos are no good
You see stars. They see worrying signs of confusion.
Meet the designer who wants to make fruit labels out of soap and save the world from swizzle sticks
Inside the mind of Scott Amron.
Our brains can’t quit our gadgets—that didn’t happen by accident
These are some of the design tricks that keep us hooked.
San Diego Zoo Wants Inventors to Design New Robots and Devices Inspired By Its Animals
The San Diego Zoo, one of the best-regarded zoos in the world, has spent several years promoting biomimicry and its...
The Greatest “Space Craft” Designs From NASA And Etsy’s Joint Contest
As the space shuttle program winds down, DIYers and tinkerers are commemorating the occasion with their own creations. To inspire...
The Next Wave of 3-D Specs Look More Like Regular Glasses
Today’s high-def 3-D looks amazing, but those movie theater glasses are dull, dirty and wasteful. every year, tens of millions...
The Future of…the Hot Dog?
Hot dogs are in need of a redesign
Designers Envision a Future of Citrus-Powered Hot Rods
A potential eco-friendly hot rod of the future will be built from recycled materials and put down 700 horsepower. Just remember to pack plenty of oranges.
Science in Fashion
The dress that leaves the wearer naked (watch the video!) and other sci-couture delights