Releases: James Jean – “Traveler” Print

Earlier today, James Jean (interviewed) released a new time limited print entitled Traveler on his website. On sale for 24 hours only, the last time you can purchase this for your collection will be tomorrow Wednesday, November 14th at at 7:59 AM PST.…

All the Ways You Can Board a Plane, Ranked by Stupidity

As more people fly, planes get bigger, and then they start charging extra for checked luggage, so everyone has a carry-on suitcase. The process of boarding a plane has become slower and more complicated, which prompted airlines to develop new…

Love Letters from the Battlefields of World War II

Some of the most touching love stories are those that blossom through deep struggles and extreme situations like war. Harley Rustad of The Walrus learned of one such love stories when his mother handed him a worn box, torn at…

The Plan to Sell Texas to Great Britain

In 1843, Texas was a country unto itself, although it was pressured on both sides: the United States wanted to annex it, and Mexico wanted to conquer it. But a lawyer from New England considered a third option- selling Texas…

Another Fine Day in Flight Simulator X

Witness the insanity of a multiplayer flight simulator. The air traffic controller resigns himself to the fact that no one knows what they are doing. He trolls a young kid by sending him back to the terminal to load cookies.…

How Edgar Allan Poe Got Kicked Out of the U.S. Army

Edgar Allan Poe dropped out of college and joined the army in 1827, when the US military was small and composed mostly of poor immigrants. Enlisted men were not highly regarded, and that might be the reason Poe changed his…

The Fi Clinic Is Bound to Make Going to the Dentist Better

While most dental practices are fairly sterile, and well, pretty ugly, the Fi Clinic in Tczew, Poland is anything but. The clinic hired 1504 architekci to design new offices outfitted with everything a modern dental practice should have, including a…

Artish Studio Makes Interactive Products You Can Play With

Based in Raleigh, North Carolina, Artish Studio is a recently launched design studio that aims to put the creativity back in your hands with interactive products you can play with. On top of that, the fact that our lives change,…

Airlines Make Bold Choices with In-flight Safety Videos

These two examples show that air in-flight safety videos for airlines are getting kind of strange… The airline EVA, based in Taiwan, chose to feature over 5 minutes of interpretive dance in their video. And apparently Air New Zealand got…

Listen to Episode 74 of Clever: Aaron Draplin

On this episode of Clever: Graphic designer Aaron Draplin was born in Michigan and raised on LEGO bricks, pizza nights, punk rock & snowboarding. He spent early adulthood rolling with the “crusty undercurrent of f*ckheads” that lives to snowboard before…

Warm Nordic Relaunches Hans Olsen’s Iconic Gesture Chair

Danish design brand Warm Nordic is bringing back an iconic, decades-old design from 1957 originally conceived by Danish architect Hans Olsen. Also referred to as Model 107, the Gesture Chair is a classic Nordic design that’s able to transcend time…

Amazing Drone Made Of 4 Box Fans

The team of engineers at FliteTest made this awesome drone out of four box fans, and it turned out amazingly well. The experiment was based on a photograph of a rudimentary fan drone they thought must have been a hoax.…