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5 Reasons You Can’t Miss Fast Company’s 2014 Innovation By Design Awards And ConferenceAdidas Just Stole Three Great Designers From NikeMankind’s Greatest Architectural Achievements Since PrehistoryDHL Will Begin Testing Drone Deliveries On FridayNow We Don’t Need Poppies: Scientists Create Opiates In A LabDecking Out Boston’s Trucks With Simple Tech That Keeps Cyclists Alive10 Scenes You Need To See From Raiders of the Lost Ark…In Black & WhiteCirque du Soleil Has A Spellbinding New Dance Performance Video Between A Man And His DronesPeople Who Jump From Screen To Screen Have Less Gray Matter In One Brain Region, Study FindsBuzzFeed’s Data Offers Hope That People Read Before They ShareBombay Sapphire’s New Headquarters Look Like A Giant Drop Of GinNearly Half Of U.S. Companies Had Data Breaches In The Past YearRichard Estes’s Paintings Appear More Real Than PhotographsAwww Alert: Watch A Cute Beagle Return Items Lost On Planes To KLM FlyersMedia “Mystery” Reveals Web Journalism Has Reached Peak LazinessLeast Creative Thing Of The Day: Threatened Emma Watson Leak Is A Marketing HoaxIndia Beats China In Race To MarsWatch Cirque Du Soleil Dance With DronesThe Design Constraint That Gave Dale Carnegie’s Classic Self-Help Book Its Catchy TitleWant To Be A YouTube Star? Some Practical Advice (Hint: Tweeting At Celebs Can Actually Work)See John Malkovich Transformed Into Marilyn, Einstein, And Other Icons From Famous PhotosReview: The BlackBerry Passport’s Weird Design Pays Off–But The App Situation Remains BleakFacebook, Following Google And Microsoft, Moves To End Anti-Renewable Lobbying MembershipZaha Hadid’s Chessboard Looks Just As Alien As Her BuildingsWarning: Big Pharma May Be A Highly Addictive And Ethically Challenging Indie GameMeet Councilman Ben Kallos, The Agile Politician5 Ways Rent The Runway’s CTO Turns Data Into BeautyWhat It’s Like To Use North Korea’s InternetNot Your Average Bakery On WheelsIndiegogo’s New “Forever Funding” Program Lets Fundraising Go On After A Campaign’s OverThis Startup Can Map The Solar Potential Of Every Single Home In Your CityHere’s What Happens When College Kids Have Their Smartphones Confiscated For An HourThis Danish Neighborhood Is A Giant Experiment For Smart CitiesWill Brain-To-Brain Instant Messaging Eventually Replace Phones?Google Ventures’ Formula For Attracting Top Design TalentAnthony Bourdain Has Become The Future Of Cable News, And He Couldn’t Care LessThe Secret Histories Of 5 Famous Hollywood CostumesWatch Rob Lowe Get Really Ugly And Super CreepyTake A Look Inside The Intense World Of Pro Gaming At Red Bull’s eSports ExtravaganzaA Pittsburgh Startup May Have Already Built The Most Influential Explainer Site On The WebThis City Lost 1 Million Pounds–Now It’s Redesigning Itself To Keep Them OffThis App Replaces Ads On New York’s Subway With ArtThis Electric Bike Is Controlled By Your Heartbeat, For The Perfect WorkoutThe One Thing That’s Probably Missing From Your PowerPoint PresentationsWhat’s Really Standing In The Way Of Reaching Your DreamsYou Aren’t Imagining It: Email Is Making You More Stressed Out“Dynamic Pins” And The Ongoing Quest For Less Sucky Air TravelAsk The Experts: I Think I’m Being Discriminated Against–What Should I Do?7 Super-Efficient Ways To Jump-Start Your MorningHow Women In Tech Are Changing The GameWant To Work While Traveling The World For A Year? This Startup Might Be Able To Help3 Tricks For Reaping The Benefits Of Change7 Benefits Of Hiring New Talent Over Experienced Pros5 Ways To Stay Motivated Even When You Really, Really Don’t Want ToAnd Now “Game of Thrones” Has Inspired a Metal BalletThe “Synthetic Turducken,” Broccoli-Shaped Ribs, And Other Mouth-Tingling Fake Meat ConceptsSheila O’Donnell and John Tuomey Awarded Britain’s Highest Architecture PrizeToday in Tabs: Tech vs. ArtHome Depot’s Customer Security Nightmare ContinuesMexico City’s New Airport Will Be The Most Sustainable Airport Ever BuiltHBO S.W.A.T.s Away Rumors, DELIVERS “True Detective” Casting NewsSee How Far Everything On Your Desk Has EvolvedWatch NYC Newlyweds Go On An Oculus Rift Honeymoon To Hawaii, Without Leaving City HallMcNally JacksonYour Next Innovative Idea Could Be A Restaurant Visit AwayThis Samsung Cord Will Let Your Mobile Devices Share PowerPayPal Vendors Can Now Accept BitcoinSpoiler Alert! Why Netflix Is Letting You Click Through Big Spoilers From Big TV Shows And MoviesStanford Says It Won’t Use Google Funding Toward Privacy Research [UPDATED]A “Learn To Code” Startup For Instagram-Loving Teenage GirlsThese Are Photos Of Puppies Learning To Swim. That Is AllJimmy Fallon And Justin Timberlake Have More To Say About The iPhone 6Someone Strapped A GoPro To A Falcon And Recorded A Stunning, Mid-Air Crow HuntInfographic: This Is A Map Of Everywhere Liam Neeson Has Killed People In MoviesThis Music Video Tells a Love Story Across 14 Different Apple ScreensApple: iOS 8 Adoption Reaches 46%California Lawsuit Says Starbucks, Dunkin’ Donuts Should Add Cancer Warnings LabelsThis Logo Is Just A Bunch Of Squiggly Lines, And It’s PerfectThis Childrenswear Line Is Made Entirely From Upcycled Men’s ShirtsThe David Bowie Exhibit Reveals Little About The Man Behind The MaskA Shoppable Tour Guide To The World’s Most Fashionable CitiesKanye West Is Teaching Fashion At CollegeIg Nobel Winners Find That Stuffing Pork Up Your Nose Stops Fatal NosebleedsMeet The Genius Kid Inventors At The Google Science FairThese 10 Teams Are Racing To Build Real-Life Star Trek TricordersOops. By 2100, There Could Be 2 Billion More People Than We AnticipatedRecreating One Woman’s 1,700-Mile Walkabout In “Tracks”Quirky Off-Shoot Launches Touch-Screen Controller For Smarthome GadgetsA Visual Guide To North Korea’s Totalitarian Operating SystemIs Your Team Lacking Motivation? Try These StrategiesGoogle To Drop Ties With Lobbying Group That Is “Literally Lying” About Climate ChangeThe Smallest Car In The World Is Back From The 1960s, And Now It’s ElectricCan This Human Hamster Wheel Make You More Productive At Work?Eerie Video Shows Masdar City–The Sustainable City Of The Future–Has No One In ItThe Next Big Thing In Responsive DesignThe Creepiest New Corner Of Instagram: Role-Playing With Stolen Baby PhotosI Built A Crazy Food Piñata At Taco Bell, Then Sold It To SomebodyTaco Bell Let Me Design a New Taco (and Immediately Regretted It).A New Technique For Creating More Aha Moments: The Surprise Journal4 Completely Scientific Ways To Know If Your Content Is CompellingNeuromarketing–You’re Doing It Wrong. Look For Human Insights, Not Magic TacticsThe People You Need In Your Support Network, And How To Find ThemWhy You Should Never Wear Orange To An InterviewLean In’s Cofounder On Learning From What Doesn’t WorkThe Real Reason You’re Procrastinating8 Practical Steps To Getting Over Your Impostor Syndrome5 Ways To Improve Your Listening SkillsYes, You Need A Mentor, But A Sponsor Will Really Boost Your CareerHow To Lead Like The PopeWhy It’s Time To Usher In The Next Generation Of EmailTalko Wants To Reinvent The Phone Call From ScratchJukePop Wants To Bring Indie Titles To More LibrariesTest-Rifting The Oculus Crescent Bay VR HeadsetWhat’s Happening At Today’s Climate Protests On Wall StreetToday in Tabs: Monkey BusinessWatch Fast Company Editor Bob Safian Talk To Michael Dell About Technology, Entrepreneurship, And The Promise Of The FutureThe 5 Best Things About The New High LineTake A Virtual Tour Of Chrysler’s New 5-Million-Square-Foot FactoryHow Photographers Make People Fall In Love With BuildingsThis Bicycle Saddle Doubles As A LockIf Scary PSAs Won’t Do It, Maybe This Adorable Puppy Will Stop You From Drinking And DrivingThese Clocks Keep Time With Saxophones, Pendulums, And FansWatch The Evolution Of The iPhone From The Original To The 6 In One GIFGet Stuff Into Your Trunk, Without Straining Your Back4 Smart Medical Devices That Could Save Lives, All Built By College StudentsMiguel Cotto And Oscar De La Hoya Meet An Even Stronger Fighter In This Hard-Hitting ShortBehind The White House’s Celebrity-Filled Campaign To Stop Sexual Assault On College CampusesYou Can Now Say “No, Thanks” To Google+A Sign Of The Times? An Oil Baron’s Heirs Vow To Divest From Fossil FuelsReporter Quits Her Job On Live TV To Focus On Legalizing Pot In AlaskaHow To Do More In Your First Hour Of Work Than Most People Do All DayWatch Live: Apple CEO Tim Cook Speaks At Climate Week NYCPhotographs Sculpted Into Stunning 3-D Still LifesWhy Kerry Washington Is Fighting a Different Kind Of Domestic Trauma–Financial AbuseA Visual Guide To Designer Dog BreedsCan Longform Become A Netflix For Journalism?The Priceline Of Pot Finds Marijuana That Fits Any BudgetSmart Sensors Let You Monitor Your Home Any Way You WantWhy VCs Use Crowdfunding To Make Sure Their Hardware Startups Pay OutThis Cafe Makes Ingredients, Not MealsThe $15 Million X-Prize To Find A Peer-To-Peer Learning Platform For The Developing WorldThe Business Case For Carbon-Cutting ActionsCan This Bike Safety Fashion Fail Inspire Better Reflective Gear?How Sephora Discovered That Lurkers Are Also Its “Superfans”Open Office Or Private Space? What If We Told You That You Could Have Both?How Apple’s Innovative Design Became Boring DesignPostcards From The Future Show What London Will Look Like After Climate ChangeA Trippy Visualization Of Galaxies CollidingCan A Search Engine Make You More Creative?How An Iowa Newspaper Is Using Oculus Rift For Big, Ambitious JournalismCheck Out These Mini-Robotic Remote Control CarsWant A Job In The Future? Go Into Health CareiPod Mastermind Tony Fadell On The Death Of The iPod: “You Can’t Get Too Nostalgic”Paul Rand’s 4 Most Enduring Bits Of Design WisdomThe Time I Cold Called Carole King And Helped Her Write A #1 HitFastCo Studios Launches With 4 New Video SeriesBorrowed Letterhead And Instant Movie Pitches: How Ben Schwartz Hustled His Way Into An Acting And Writing CareerWhat Squirt Gun Assassination And $666 Burgers Can Teach You About Consumer EngagementFundraising Is Like Poker–How Startups Can Play The GameWhat Happened When Fast Company Staff Created Better To-Do ListsInside Warby Parker’s Inner Circle, They Master The Live-And-Work-Together LifestyleHow To Achieve Success By Admitting You SuckWhy You Should Hire For Potential, Not ExperienceQuote of the Week: Look Failure In The Eye And Keep GoingHow To Finally Finish That One Project–You Know The OneHow To Turn Monday Into A Day You Actually Enjoy4 Steps Toward A More Successful Women-In-Tech InitiativeHow To Quit Your Job GracefullyWhy Oculus CEO Brendan Iribe Just Gave $31 Million To A New Computer Science CenterWhy I Went From Queasy To Hopeful At MIT’s Breast Pump HackathonWith “Crescent Bay,” Oculus Inches Closer To The Virtual Reality DreamDr. Patrick Soon Shiong generates Billions of Value Creation in MedicineThe First 100 Days Of ClickHole: How Creativity (And George Takei) Keep The Onion-Y Site SizzlingGlitch-Face Is The New SelfieThe Trailer For Tim Burton’s New Film Isn’t Even A Little Bit GothThe Recommender: Futuristic Space-Age Hip Hop And Photo Gear With Maja SaphirYouTube Invests Millions To Keep Its Top Stars HomeToday in Tabs: Wee, Sleekit, Cow’rin TabbsieThis Marriott Teleporter Will (Virtually) Take You To London And MauiAlibaba Soars In Largest IPO In U.S. HistoryWhy Businessweek’s Ugly Tim Cook Cover Is Subversive GeniusThree Reasons Apple Pay Is Going To WorkGoogle Passed Its Nevada Driving Test With Flying Colors–And Control Of The Road ConditionsBeware The Grim Reaper Of Golf4 Young Designers To WatchWatch This Adorable Little Girl Identify Typefaces Like A BossThe Computer-Controlled Driving Experience Is About More Than Just Self-Driving CarsThese Tweeting Garbage Cans Want To Take Over The WorldThis Might Be Frank Gehry’s Craziest Building YetInside Private(i), An Immersive Surveillance Art ProjectCan Jibo, The Family Robot, Make The World More Beautiful?The Water Watcher Lights Up As You’re Wasting Precious Water (Ahem, California)The Glaring Design Flaw In U.S. Election MapsWatch This Poor Kid Drop His New IPhone 6 On Live TelevisionHow You Procrastinate–Illustrated EditionGive Your City New Bus Routes With This Sleek Planning ToolWhat PBR Says About America… According To The Russian Company That Just Bought ItScientists Find That Martian Soil Is Actually Pretty Good For Growing StuffGreenhouse Roof Transforms According To How Much Sun Plants NeedBig Data’s Next Challenge: Heart FailureFeeling Unsatisfied? Get Thee To A Library And Feel Like You Got A RaiseThe New Drug Safety Awareness Message: Eat Your Pot Brownies, But Stay ChillThese Canadians Invented A Chin Strap That Generates Energy When You ChewExplore The Private Collection Of A Mid-Century Design Power CoupleThis Zero-Electricity Lamp Glows With Octopus BacteriaA New Startup Finds Money in Email Bounce-BacksA Design Maestro Turns His Hand To A New Challenge: WineGame Designer Chelsea Howe On Why Taipei Is A Design ParadiseThis Portable Standing Desk Lets You Stand And Work Anywhere You Bring Your LaptopHow Top Startups Pay DesignersYou May Be Thirstier Than You ThinkThe NFL Gets A Black Eye, Jeter Says Farewell: The Top 5 Ads Of The WeekBringing Space Science Education To Burning Man–And BeyondBuyers Guide: The Best $300 Over-Ear HeadphonesHow TaskUs Bootstrapped Its Way From 2 To 1,200 EmployeesProductivity Hack Of The Week: Keep A More Organized NotebookUncertainty And Experimentation Pave An Unexpected Path To Success3 Hiring Lessons For Startups From Fantasy FootballSitting In Silence, Taking Breaks, And Speaking Up: This Week’s Most Popular Leadership StoriesHow Your Startup Can Strategically Use Luck To Its AdvantageThe New Habit Challenge: Work The Exact Amount Of Time Science Tells Us To5 Ways To Win Today’s War For Talent15 People Who Are Taking Networking To A New LevelNVIDIA Takes On Apollo 11 Moon Landing Deniers–With TechnologyRussian Indiegogo Project Wants To Use A Blimp To Harvest Energy From CloudsMicrosoft Shutters Silicon Valley Research LabInspired Driving : How Automatic Is Transforming The Way We DriveFrom Insight To OpportunityToday in Tabs: Puff, Puff, TabsFacebook Will Surface Timely And Trending Stories EarlierA YouTube Movie Is Headed To Theaters Soon. But Don’t Expect This To Be A TrendMicrosoft Cuts Another 2,100 JobsJaywalking Is Unsafe, So This Interactive Campaign Offers Dance Breaks InsteadForget The Skyscrapers, Check Out New York City’s BasementsThis Heartbreaking Spot Turns Back The Clock On Horrors In A Syrian SchoolyardSub In Art For Ads During Your NYC Transit Commute With Augmented Reality “No Ad” AppAsthma? High Blood Pressure? You Can Still Go To SpaceWhere ISIS Fighters Come FromGatorade And Derek Jeter Say A Classy Farewell To The BronxThis Video Spells Out Exactly What The New iPhone 6 Is MissingPatagonia Is Closing Its New York City Stores For The People’s Climate MarchBoeing Wants To Send You Into Space With NASA“CoppaFeel” Puts Real Boobs (Maybe Yours) On Display to Raise Breast Cancer AwarenessThis Kinetic Wall Of Clocks Is Utterly HypnoticNutcrackers Get A Fun (And Slightly Violent) MakeoverCalifornia Lawyer Faces Suspension For Fake Photoshops With Dozens Of CelebritiesYou Can Now Watch Rare Clips Of Famous Comedians Thanks To Just For LaughsGet Ready To Start Seeing Raised Bike Lanes (And Killing Fewer Bikers)Filmmaker Creates World’s Most Terrifying Traffic IntersectionDon’t Grow For Growth’s Sake: Smart Growth For Social EnterprisesThese Athletic Wearables Aim To Stop Injuries Before They HappenApple CEO Tim Cook Throws Barbs At Facebook And Google In Privacy LetterA Reinvented Breast Pump Needs To Be Just The First Step In Changing Pumping NormsThe Slave Laborers Behind Your ComputerWhy Peter Thiel Thinks Social Entrepreneurship Is BrokenProduct Bootcamp Week Two: Less Smelly CodeHere’s More Proof That Americans Don’t Know How To Stop Working3 Ways Bigger iPhones Will Change App DesignThe Best Way To Protect Your iPhone 6 Without Destroying Its DesignHouston’s Garbage Trucks Are Now Covered In Awesome ArtA New Stamp Of Approval For Employers Who Are Truly Committed To Gender EqualityPillPack’s New Dashboard Tries To Tame Pharmaceutical InsanityA Day In The Life Of A Celebrity Wedding Planner“Athleisure” At The Office: My Week Of Wearing Yoga Pants To WorkCreative, Painless Networking For The Networking AverseHow To Build A Massive YouTube Following–With A MessageThe Art Of “Defictionalization”: Turning Fake Movie And TV Products Into A Real BusinessWhy We’re More Likely To Remember Content With Images And Video (Infographic)Who To Blame When Remote Work Goes WrongHow To Be Productive During A Day Of Endless MeetingsWhy An MIT Student Chose An Obscure Internship Over Silicon ValleyAt This Adult Camp, Social Networking Means Hot Tubbing, Breakdancing, And An Open BarHow Campbell’s Soup’s Former CEO Turned The Company AroundWhat PayPal’s VP Of Technology Learned From Facing AdversityEverything You Need To Know About When And How To TrustHow To Lead In The Moment Without Losing Your MindWhy You Should Keep A Body-Language Diary