Category: Creative


HS2’s First London Building is a Mystery Cube


The only way we’ll see inside this HS2 building is by either working for the company or relying on the breaking and entering skills of a dick on YouTube, as it’s not a station. It won’t sell coffee or pasties. It’s a vent. A lovely new vent. HS2 says this is the first physical thing...



9 design ideas for the future of digital dating


Whether you are a gen-Z, millennial or a recently separated 40-something, chances are you have heard of or used Tinder enough to understand how brutal dating can be. How many times have you heard comments like “I wish dating would be more natural, more real.” The problem of dating apps, however, is not that they...


How Colours Are Discovered


In the early 18th century, German chemist Johann Jacob Diesbach was at work in a laboratory trying to make a red pigment out of cochineal insects, the tiny bugs whose extract dyes everything from food to lipstick. Diesbach hypothesised that he could combine the carmine extract with alum, iron sulphate, and potash to make the pale red hue...


One of Avengers: Endgame’s Most Incredible Scenes is Now Online


As impressive as the magnitude and more spectacular elements of Avengers: Endgame are, what really makes the movie shine are those moments when you get to see the Avengers interacting with one another in their downtime as people living in the larger world. Take, for instance, the all-new, all-verbal Hulk, who’s become something of a celebrity after finding peace and...


Watching This Artist Paint on Water Is Like a Relaxing Massage for My Brain


Popular in Turkey and parts of Asia, ebru is a unique form of painting that swaps a canvas for a liquid-filled pan that’s sprinkled and splattered with vibrant coloured pigments. Using specialised tools, unique patterns can be created by carefully mixing the floating pigments through a process that might be even more satisfying than the resulting artwork....