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How A Novelist And A Monster Master Created A New Vision Of Vampires In “The Strain”Perspective Is Everything: This Anamorphic Sculpture Is, And Isn’t, What It AppearsIn Google’s World Cup Newsroom, Everyone’s a Winner…Including BrazilCrash A Tiny Hedgehog’s Birthday PartyChrist The Redeemer Was So Upset At Brazil’s Loss, He Went To ItalyNow You Can 3-D Print The Perfect Pair Of EarphonesThe 6 Best Tweets During The Brazil-Germany World Cup Match5 Nonprofits Win Glass Headsets And $25,000 Grants From GoogleThe Incredible, Invisible Industrial Sander: See Objects Evaporate in Time-Lapse GIFsSmart Roofs To Help NYC Cops Fight CrimeHow To Keep TV Real The Anthony Bourdain WayA Tiny Wearable Camera That Makes Photography Fun AgainThis Thai Telecom Ad Will Make New Parents Weep… With LaughterControl Your Time With These Genius Schedule HacksWhat Happens When Art Forgeries Get Too Good?This Light-Tracking Skylight Dome Brightens A Room And Cuts Electricity CostsCosmopolitan.com Gives Itself A MakeoverFinally, A Way To Know Whether The Power To Your Outlet Is Clean Or DirtyThe Best And Worst Countries For Food SecurityYoung Streetballers Play Their Elders In This New Centrum Campaign. Who Do You Think Wins?Is A Smart Thimble The Computer Mouse Of The Future?3-D Printing Brings Marcel Duchamp’s Long-Lost Chess Set To LifeThe Birth Control Of The Future Is A Remote Controlled ChipA Musical Instrument That Generates Power When You Play ItSee Illustrated Tributes To Your Favorite Cartoon Characters, “From Hanna-Barbera to Cartoon Network”World’s Creepiest Filing Cabinet Literally Chases PeopleWhy Britain Has The Best Wall Sockets On EarthThe Prettiest Wireless Phone Charger We’ve SeenHow A Ugandan Refugee Helped Turn Trash In The Galapagos Into ArtIf The Dutch Team Can Manage To Win The World Cup, They’ll Get Shot Into SpaceThe Evolving Genius Of Louis KahnYour In-N-Out Burgers Are Getting More Expensive Because It’s So Damn DryA Machine That Counts Calories Just By Looking At FoodPublicly Shame Companies That Won’t Tell Us How Un-Diverse They AreThe Best And Worst Design Of The 2014 World CupThese Badass Guitar Strings Were Inspired By The Cables On The Brooklyn BridgeThe Electric, Autonomous Future Of Mercedes-BenzHow Brands Are Using Your Best Instagram Shots For More Authentic MarketingThe Evolution Of Absolut Vodka’s Advertising StrategyLas Vegas Is A Great Place To Be A Woman In TechReaders’ Choice Nominee #3: Trekkable4 Questions To Ask When Hunting For A Startup Job–Or Any JobOne Surprising Statistic That Influences Gender Equality in Technology JobsUnited We Stand: Why Women And Men Need To Collaborate For SuccessWho Knew Creating Good Coffee Required Literary Inspiration?Why There’s More To Taking A Break Than Just Sitting ThereWorkspace Design Trends To Increase Your ProductivityThe Motivations Behind Why People Participate–And How to Use Them To Your AdvantageThe 380-Millisecond-Tracking, Decision-Making Software That Reveals What You Really WantEverything You Need To Know To Get Into A Top Startup Accelerator–And MoreToo Sexy For Your Finger Splint? Here Come Fabulous, Functional Medical AccessoriesAsk The Experts: I Don’t Agree With My Company’s Politics, What Should I Do?Beyond-Tiny 3-D Printed Microhomes Could Make Up Urban Trailer Parks Of The FutureFood, Babies, Sex: What Marketers Should Know About Human Emotion And What Drives An Ad’s SuccessWhat App-ened?! Xiaomi Leapfrogs Apple In Mobile App UsageA Beautiful Wikipedia Design That Borrows Inspiration From iPad AppsPriest Says Soccer Is Gay Because Of Colorful ShoesNurses Know Best: Empowering Medical Professionals To Reinvent MedicineThe Next Thing In Home Automation: Backyard AutomationStreet Artist JR Turns a Container Ship Into A Pair of Enormous Female EyesSkyy Vodka Taps the Wisdom Of The Universe (And Putting Down Your Phone) In New CampaignLyft Unleashes New Ride-Sharing Fleet On The Streets Of New YorkCycling The Eurotunnel: Jaguar Sends Tour De France Winner Chris Froome Under The SeaWaryBee Is The Safety Device Women May Actually Want To WearThe Yo App’s Newest Use: Alerting Israelis To Palestinian Rocket AttacksProminent Design School Devotes An Entire Department To FoodWhy This Architect Decided To Design Virtual SpaceTo Sell Houses, People Are Used As Props In McMansions They Don’t OwnEverything Is Still Not Awesome: New Greenpeace Ad Drowns Cute Lego Figures In Oil For Shell ProtestSuspended Machines Exist Only To Keep Themselves From Falling DownAirbnb Asks Top Designers To Rethink The Modern HomeCan We Ever Get Our Antibiotics Working Again?See The World Cup’s Best Goals A Whole New Way, As Simple, Graphic IllustrationsFacing Protests, Zaha Hadid Revises Design For Tokyo’s 2020 Olympic StadiumWink Squares Off Against Nest In The Battle For “Home” Field AdvantageAre Grainy Videos Of Atrocities Real? This Tool Will Tell YouThis Project Traps Plastic Junk Before It Reaches The Ocean And Turns It Into Floating ParksThis Mobile Microwave Will Make You Want To Eat More TV DinnersNew “Gone Girl” Posters And Trailer Stack The Evidence Against Ben AffleckLaunch Your Own Message To Mars On This High-Tech Time CapsulePut Your Old Phone Out To Pasture As A Forest Ranger In The RainforestThis Startup Will Make You A Personalized Health Plan Based On Your GenesThe Tour De France As A Tube MapWaffle Empanadas And Crepewurst: Bizarre Food Mashups That Celebrate The World Cup’s Final StagesLondon’s New “Book Benches” Invite People To Relax On A Classic Work Of LiteratureHow To Not Come Home From Your Next Vacation, And Start A Business InsteadBefore You Sell Your Old Smartphone, Consider This: Even If You Wipe It Clean, Your Sexts May Still Be On ItHow Happy Are Designers?Can Marimekko Go From Cult Design Brand To Fashion Empire?How Dungeons And Dragons Could Master Its Next Retailing Adventure (Bong Rip Not Included)A 30-Second Master Class On How To Do Porky Pig’s StutterWhat To Do When Everyone At Work Is Out For Themselves3 Ways To Take Your Company Mission Statement From Words To ActionsThe Secret Society For High-Achieving WomenHow An E-Commerce Startup Is Reinventing The Wedding RegistryWill Putting A Dollar Amount On Domestic Violence Suffering Finally Get Companies To Act?4 Common Vocal Mistakes Leaders MakeYou’re Probably Making These Five Mistakes At WorkHow To Get The Green Light For Your Big IdeaForget Free Pizza: 5 Perks That Will Actually Make A Difference To Your EmployeesDirector Steve James On Capturing Roger Ebert For The Doc, “Life Itself”Clay Fridges That Keep Food Cool Without ElectricityTiny Houses Are About To Invade Your TV Starting This WeekPsssst: Meet Invisible.im, A Secure Instant Messager For WhistleblowersUN Drug Report: Marijuana Legalization Will Increase Number Of Cannabis UsersDubai Unveils Plans For A 48-Million-Square-Foot Pedestrian CityDiscarded Japanese Gadget Factories Are Becoming High-Tech GreenhousesWorld’s Oldest Penis Graffiti Found On Remote Greek IslandWatch It: This Fan-Made Stop-Motion “Transformers” Video Is More Than Meets The EyeDead Phone? TSA Bans Unpowered Devices On Some International FlightsAttention Hobby Lobby Employees: Learn How To Make A DIY IUDWendy’s Brings Back The Pretzel Bun With More Twitter-Fueled Love SongsOf Course A GoPro Is The Best Way To Capture The Sickening POV Of Riding The World’s Tallest WaterslideThis Fake Leaked “Star Wars” Film Set Footage Is Even Better Than The Real ThingSteve Jobs Meets “Swiss Family Robinson” In Awesome Glass Tree HouseThis New Guinness Ad Taps Military Tradition To Pluck Patriotic HeartstringsA Clever Gadget That Delivers Relief To People Who Never Feel Quite Warm EnoughFloating Ocean Greenhouses Bring Fresh Food Closer To MegacitiesThis App Glimpse Is Like Snapchat, But Enterprise-Grade SecureThis Machine Is The Large Hadron Collider Of Sponge BallsEmotion-Tracking Calendars Provide An Unflinching Look At How Happy And Loving Your Life Is, Or Isn’tDrones Can Get Around Strict “Ag Gag” Laws And Document Horrifying Factory FarmsDream Job Alert: Get Paid To Watch Netflix In BedThese Park Benches Welcome The Homeless Instead Of Rejecting ThemWhat The World Cup Looked Like In The ’70sA Protected Bike Lane That Extends Through The Intersection, So Cars Really Can’t Hit YouA New Exhibit Brings First World War Stories HomeHow The DARPA Of The Energy World Wants To Change The Electricity GridShould Scientists Put Surveillance On #WeedTweets To Figure Out What Kids Are Smoking?UI, UX: Who Does What? A Designer’s Guide To The Tech IndustryThis Paralyzed Man Can Now Move His HandThe Google Camera Takes Some Pretty Weird SelfiesHigh Design Hangs Loose: Beats By Dre Designers Build $3,000 SurfboardsStudy Links Junk Food Logos To ObesityBetween Two Ferns Cocreator Scott Aukerman On The Art Of The Awkward PauseThe Next Big Thing In Urban Planning? Backyard CottagesThe Big-Picture Technique For Creating More Eureka MomentsReaders’ Choice Nominee #1: BigTruckWhat Marketers Can Learn From Nike’s World Cup AdsAsk The Experts: How Can I Get My Boss To Give Me More Critical Feedback?How To Turn What You’re Already Doing Into Your Dream Job5 Psychological Tactics Marketers Use To Influence Consumer BehaviorWhat An MBA Can Do For You, And What You Can Do For Yourself4 Reasons Why Being Selfish Is Good for YouWhy Your Happiest Day At Work Was 5 Years AgoHow Resilient People Stand Back Up When Life Knocks Them DownOne Small Step For Google, One Giant Leap For Empowering Girls To CodeIndie Rock Band Spoon Want To Reward Vinyl Customers With Digital-Style Instant GratificationThe Challenges Of A 12-Year Film Shoot, According To “Boyhood” Director Richard Linklater10 Tech Trends That Are Too Big To See11 Surprising Ways To Be A Better Parent“Tammy” Director Ben Falcone’s Maximalist Approach To Capturing ComedyColombia’s High-Tech Advantage In Its World Cup Match Against BrazilAdvice From 10 Creative Technologists We LoveYour Summer Holiday Guide To Doing Everything Better Come MondaySwords Into Brewpubs: How Veterans Build BreweriesAnswers To 11 Of Technology’s Most Fascinating QuandariesWinking Eyes And Stories In The Sky: What To Look For In This Year’s NY Fireworks ShowIs Divestment Actually The Best Strategy To End Fossil Fuels?Why Do We Love Michael Bay’s Cinematic “Bayhem”?Watch It: These Short Videos Reveal What Happened Between “Planet Of The Apes” MoviesWhich Apps and Companies Occupy Your Phone’s Home Screen?In Defense Of New York’s Biggest (And Blandest) Planned Apartment BuildingMeet The Chemical Scanner That Could Change The Way You ShopThe Top 10 Stories In Leadership For June 2014How McMansions Murdered Big FireworksCalvin Klein Marks 20 Years Of CK One With An Ad For The Selfie AgeStar Wars Characters Smushed FlatThe Recommender: Rose Pastore, Who Did Not Vomit In Zero GravityThe Hidden Dangers Of Crosswalk TimersIBM Watson, Cookbooks, And Food’s Big Data FutureNarragansett Brings Back The Beer Can Design From “Jaws”How Tarted-Up Book Covers Belittle Women’s FictionAll The Oil We Need To Leave In The Ground If We’re Going To Tackle Climate ChangeBefore We Get Rid Of Plastic, We Have To Figure Out How Much There Actually IsWhen Kanye Met Matisse: This Tumblr Mixes Hip-Hop Lyrics With Classic ArtInside New York City’s Secret Transit SystemSee What It Takes To Build Solar-Powered Homes From ScratchInfographic: Famous Writers Who Hated Each Other’s GutsHow AudioSalad Is Saving Indie MusicPentagram Rebrands Philadelphia’s Museum Of Art, Somehow Forgets The “Rocky” StairsBoston Is Getting Solar-Powered Park Benches That Charge Your DevicesMake Your Own Virtual Reality Headset From Cardboard, With These (Sort Of) Simple TipsA Table For Two That Forces You To Ignore Your Phone And Be MindfulThe Architecture Of Abortion: How Providers Build Their Own Buffer ZonesBulletproof Coffee, The New Power Drink Of Silicon ValleySecrets Of Successfully Navigating A MergerWhat Happens At The Ultimate Summer Camp For InfluencersMeet The Beer Geeks Behind Anheuser-Busch’s Research Pilot BreweryWhy Millennials May Be Out Of The Office But Not Far Away From Work5 Free Apps For Capturing Your July 4th Festivities5 Ways To Make Your Emails Stand Out From A Cluttered InboxWhy It’s Finally Time To Embrace Your Mobile Device As An Effective Working ToolHow Consumer Creativity Is Transforming The Travel ExperienceWorking From Home Is Awesome–If You Do It Right5 Startup Lessons From America’s First Cofounders