Tucked within Kashmir's Himalayan foothills sits a freshwater lake that was once among Asia's largest. Long an inspiration to poets, beloved by kings, Wular Lake has been reduced in places to a fetid and stinking swamp.
Microsoft last year surprised us with a convertible laptop/tablet design that came with a special type of hinge. This year, the company fixed a hinge-related issue for the Surface Book but delivered its newest hinge innovation inside its first ever Surface-branded desktop. Show More Summary
The premiere of The Flash turned out to be an important episode for a couple of reasons. First, the episode, titled “Flashpoint” after its comic book inspiration, provided an opportunity for Barry Allen (Grant Gustin) to fix the timelines and set everything right. Show More Summary
We all have problems in life. Some of us are overweight, depressed, or tired all the time. Some of us lack creative inspiration, skills, or outlets for our work. Some of us lack motivation, willpower, and strength to take action in our lives. Many of us feel that technology is the savior. If we only [...]Show More Summary
The party scene that opens Ann Patchett’s new novel unspools like a home movie. A lawyer from the L.A. district attorney’s office, Albert Cousins, crashes the christening celebration of baby Frances, second daughter of L.A. cop Fix Keating. Bert brings a bottle of gin; Beverly, Fix’s wife, halves oranges from the backyard for cocktails. Their…
“By introducing inmates to everything from dance to drumming to drama, the program’s supporters believe, Arts-in-Corrections can inspire deep and lasting change.”
A while ago, I found this blog post by Jess Jacobs about a hospital wasting her time. I think it was probably shared by our mutual friend, e-Patient Dave deBronkart. As sometimes happens around here, I find something really compelling and well-written and I forget to share it on the blog. That happened this time (although […]
Business mantras are intended to elevate and inspire. And like anything that promises a quick fix, they have been shared and repeated on every social network. Trite, silly, or shocking, most business mantras are ultimately harmless.Show More Summary
A lawyer for the anonymous heirs of Jeffrey Lash said part of their inspiration was the “God Isn’t Fixing This” cover run by the Daily News after the December mass shooting in San Bernardino.
It’s great to hear from people who say they’re inspired to fix stuff by reading about hacks here on Hackaday. [Michael Lüftenegger] from Salzburg is one of them. About a year back, he snagged a digital horn from eBay that turned outShow More Summary
Testing the fashion waters on a job interview can be kinda tricky, but rather than panic, pull apart your closet, and splurge on a brand-new ensemble, there's a quick fix: outfit inspiration, courtesy of your favorite bloggers. Whether...Show More Summary
Most people alive today have never seen the Milky Way. That's a problem that Matt Dieterich, a night sky photographer, has spent his life working to fix. Continue reading ? The post This stargazing photographer wants to inspire an end to light pollution appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
A grateful recipient of a new heart has inspired a drive to vastly enlarge the pool of prospective organ donors.
The dismal GLAAD studio index has inspired Frozen fans to campaign ambitiously for Elsa to get a girlfriend, Sense8 photos suggest a new girl-on-girl pairing in Season Two, Bad Moms looks awesome and other important stories! The post Pop Culture Fix: Frozen Fans Dream Big With Lesbian Disney Princess Campaign and Other Stories appeared first on Autostraddle.
Fill your life with stories to tell, not stuff to show. The simplicity/minimalism movement is a beautiful community. And I enjoy any opportunity to promote writing that encourages people to live more by owning less. So fix yourself a nice warm cup of coffee or tea. Find a quiet moment this weekend. And enjoy some encouraging […]
The headset from Facebook’s company is pricey. Setup is clunky, use is taxing and content could use more inspiration. But the technology transports.
The headset from Facebook’s company is pricey, setup is clunky, use is taxing and content could use more inspiration. Still, the technology transports.
SAN DIEGO, March 13, 2016 -- As electronics grow ever more intricate, so must the tools required to fix them. Anticipating this challenge, scientists turned to the body's immune system for inspiration and have now built self-propelled nanomotors that can seek out and repair tiny scratches to electronic systems. Show More Summary
40 top banks have trialled trading fixed income products over 5 separate blockchains — cryptographically secure networks inspired by the technology underpinning digital currency bitcoin. R3, the industry-wide body trying to bring blockchain...Show More Summary
Clean eating helped Katlin Smith, 27, fix her health problems and inspired her to launch a baking mixes startup Simple Mills.