Screw austerity: Science spending in the European Union is about to get a huge boost, at the expense of farming subsidies. The move is an acknowledgment that only by spending money on innovation and future tech can income growth be assured.
The fitted baseball cap is a staple of modern urban fashion, but who knew the company that popularized it, New Era, is almost a century old? To celebrate their 90th anniversary with a infusion of new creative blood, the Buffalo, NY-based headwear brand invited 90 students from Europe's top design schools to add their personal style to a blank white 59FIFTY fitted cap.
Political conventions are largely mass entertainment for the party faithful, punctuated by self-serving interpretations of both current events and history. Like summer big-budget movies, this year’s Democratic and Republican sequels were replete with familiar heroes and villains, funny costumes, and predictable dialogue. But instead of "I’ll be back" or "Make my day", this year’s installments will be remembered for a punchline of a different kind - - "drill, baby, drill."