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Jun
16
Why Holding Your Breath For 24 Minutes Is Almost Impossible

Spanish freediver Ah-leysh Segura held his breath for 24 minutes and 3 seconds in 2016. How is that possible? Here's how.

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Jun
15
How Your Social Media Posts Can Actually Make A Difference

Activism is no longer just about protests and parades. See how you can turn what you're posting into action.

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Jun
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Jun
12
The Reason Why Your Doughnut Box is Pink

If you grew up in California, enjoyed a sweet treat on the American West Coast, or just watched movies or sitcoms based in L.A., you may have noticed something very particular—all the doughnut boxes are pink. Why? It’s all thanks to Ted Ngoy, a Cambodian refugee who came to the States in the 1970s. After opening up his first doughnut shop, Ngoy used pink boxes to package the baked goods. As his business grew, he began to train and mentor other doughnut moguls, all of whom carried on Ngoy’s tradition with matching pink boxes. Today, Mayly Tao, the reigning Doughnut Princess of L.A., keeps her great-uncle’s legacy alive at DK’s Donuts—adding her own modern twist.

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Jun
09
Jun
08
How This Company Turned Cool Culture Into Commercial Success

The Fader magazine and creative agency Cornerstone cofounders Rob Stone and Jon Cohen believe that creating and influencing culture is what has kept them ahead of the ever-changing game.

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Jun
07
Turning Used Billboards Into Vinyl Backpacks

What happens to billboards at the end of their advertising lives? One company in Los Angeles makes eco-friendly bags from billboards. Alec and Aric Avedissian, co-founders of Rareform, saw the need to recycle the vinyl from billboards into something more useful.

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Jun
06
The Ultimate Paper Airplane

Over the last decade, designer Luca Iaconi-Stewart has been building an incredibly detailed model of a Boeing 777, right down to the tiny seats and moving landing gear, using only paper folders and glue.

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Jun
05
What is Inflation?

Economists constantly refer to inflation and tend to suggest it is a Very Bad Thing. But why exactly, where does it come from and what could one do to tame it? Please subscribe here: http://tinyurl.com/o28mut7
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