Someone somewhere once wrote that celebrities, they’re just like us. Artist Danny Evans took the adage to its most literal extreme in what became the most popular story of the week on the Fast Company network. See Co.Design’s story below to find out what Jennifer Anniston, Jay-Z, and other stars would look like as hefty, middle-aged common folk.
Also this week, a captain of a nuclear sub gave us tips on leadership language; we went deep inside an office built for people who’d rather be outside; and awarded street artist Banksy the gold medal for graffiti. Here’s the full rundown of what you might have missed.
Check out what Beyonce, Jay-Z, Jennifer Aniston, and others would look like if they weren’t celebrities … with personal trainers.
As Authorities Crack Down, Banksy Enters The Olympic Graffiti Games
Check out some incredible Olympics-inspired graffiti from the infamous Banksy.
Why Short-Form Video Is The Future Of Marketing
Kerrin Sheldon shares his thoughts on why short clips are the way of the foreseeable future.
An Office Created For People Who Would Rather Be Outside
An office for those who hate offices.
A British Town Tries To Reinvent Itself For Tourists, Via Branding
Find out how a town with medieval roots rebranded itself for the modern era.
A Submarine Captain On The Power Of Leadership Language
Captain David Marquet of the USS Santa Fe brings you leadership lessons from the bottom of the ocean.
How A Foot-Powered Washing Machine Could Change Millions Of Lives
Check out the foot-powered washing machine that works like a salad spinner and will change lives around the world.
Kickstarting: IDEO’s Ultra-Elegant, Retro-Cool Electric Bike
IDEO and Kickstarter have crafted a modern marvel of a bike. Just be careful of sticker shock.
Adam Penenberg dissects Mark Zuckerberg’s world-changing pivot.
Wacom’s Massive, $3,700 Tablet For Designers
Check out the 24″ tablet that’s perfect for designers and artists.