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Shrink your ever-expanding wallet
It’s mostly junk, really.
There’s a secret room in the basement of the female body
And other weird things we learned this week.
Pins and patches that show off your flair for science
Fashion statements in miniature.
Stop saving your umbrella for a rainy day
Countries like China and Egypt have been using the parasol the right way—to stay cool and stop skin cancer.
Naturalistic design is thriving as actual nature dies
The world is ending but our electronics look livelier than ever.
Designing for accessibility: From Frida Kahlo’s corsets to Franklin Roosevelt’s leg braces
Small innovations can go a long way.
How a zebra’s stripes put bloodthirsty flies into a tailspin
This optical illusion serves a purpose.
Gift ideas for your favorite stylish nerd
The stiletto heel is the embodiment of post-war material science
Skyscrapers and sky-high shoes share one common ingredient.
This dress changes color to show how polluted your air is
The attention-grabbing garment highlights a deadly problem.