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RYAN P. SMITH

Environmental toxins might be making men less fertile

A mounting body of evidence is linking plasticizers, pesticides, heavy metals, and toxic gases to a decades-long drop in sperm count and health.

In the U.S., nearly one in eight couples struggles with infertility. Unfortunately, physicians like me who specialize in reproductive medicine are unable to determine the cause of male infertility around 30% to 50% of the time. There is almost nothing more disheartening than telling a couple, “I don’t know,” or, “There’s nothing I can do...

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Silvia Milano

Targeted ads aren’t just annoying, they can be harmful. Here’s how to fight back

Online targeted advertising divides and isolates us. It’s time to restore the role of consumers as active participants in regulating online advertising.

Five years since the Brexit vote and three since the Cambridge Analytica scandal, we’re now familiar with the role that targeted political advertising can play in fomenting polarization. It was revealed in 2018 that Cambridge Analytica had used data harvested from 87 million Facebook profiles, without users’ consent, to help Donald...

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Rhiannon Staples

What leaders can learn from Simone Biles’ Olympics exit

The CMO of Hibob observes that Biles’ exit resonates so deeply because it comes after 15+ months of living amid the stress of a pandemic—when more and more Americans are coming into contact with the struggles of mental health, especially in the workplace.

Simone Biles taught us all a lesson about mental health in the workplace.

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Srishti Mitra

Sleek Yacht Designs that are redefining luxury and providing inspiration to design lovers!

Though I’ve never been on a yacht, one thing is pretty clear – they’re cool as hell! These luxurious vessels are taking over water bodies, and are slowly becoming a preferred means to travel from one destination to another. How exciting would it be to explore beautiful locations in these exotic vehicles? And, we’ve curated a collection of the best yachts we’ve come across. From a conceptual swan-shaped yacht to a futuristic superyacht that doubles up as a floating seaport – this...

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This ceramic tumbler with a removable glass cup retains your drinks original taste




In a BYOB (bring your own bottle) world, the hodi has you prepared for absolutely every eventuality!

Designed to be virtually the Swiss Army Knife of travel mugs, the hodi has a unique two-part design that splits into two separate glasses – one for hot drinks, another for cold drinks. It even comes with an air-tight lid that doubles up as a container for snacks, and has a mesh filter for brewing drinks in. The hodi works with coffee, tea, juices, milkshakes, beer, wine, soft drinks,...

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Gaurav Sood

OnePlus Concept One smartwatch is a high-quality EDC fitted into a sleek wearable design

This watch conceptualized by Michael Szczególski of 2sympleks Design draws inspiration from the OnePlus Concept One phone that has an electrochromic glass (based on electronic CMF technology) for the camera module glass covering.

OnePlus forayed into the smartwatch market in the early half of this year, but it wasn’t popular amongst tech enthusiasts, given the other smartwatches in the market that offer more. The Never Settle endeavor of the brand seemed to be missing in their first...

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Sarang Sheth

This off-road Lamborghini Huracan looks like an absolutely bonkers concept right out of Mad max





It’s not every day that you find yourself with a spare Lamborghini Huracan chassis to tinker with. However, when you do, you better make the most of it. Meet the Jumpacan, a brain-meltingly insane custom off-road build created by the guys at B Is For Build, using a spare Huracan chassis provided to them by Mullins Auto Parts. It isn’t often that you see a Lamborghini racing on rough, rocky terrain, so this one should be quite a treat.

Looking like something right out of Mad Max:...

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A startup brand redesign

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Arianne Cohen

Just getting more sleep might not improve productivity and well-being, a new study finds

A new MIT study suggests more sleep alone doesn’t improve performance or well-being, especially for people whose nighttime sleep is often interrupted.

If you’re a little short on sleep today, know that more shut-eye might not have changed anything.

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Shawn McNulty-Kowal

This concrete restaurant merges brutalist architecture with a vertical garden design for an inviting green vibe!

Walking into the Loop Design Studio’s Playground Restaurant, patrons will feel transported to some whimsical greenhouse somewhere in the middle of their concrete city.

When a new restaurant opens up, it has the potential to change the entire vibe of your neighborhood. Restaurants have to make sense of the neighborhood they come into and contribute something new to it. The new Playground Restaurant in the commercial hub of Chandigarh, India tries to do just that by incorporating familiar...

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Connie Lin

The COVID-19 eviction moratorium is set to expire tomorrow. Here’s what to know

The federal COVID-19 eviction moratorium expires tomorrow. With the country is fighting a wave of delta variant infections, will officials reverse course?

The federal COVID-19 eviction moratorium is set to expire tomorrow, which means families struggling financially could suddenly be homeless. And this is while the country is fighting a fresh wave of infections by the super-contagious delta variant, prompting officials to reverse course on reopening.

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47º Festival Sesc Melhores Filmes


Visual Identity for Sesc Melhores Filmes Film Festival. Identidade Visual para o Festival Sesc Melhores Filmes.

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Long story sh–rt. — Branding and Visual Identity

Long story sh–rt. — Branding and Visual Identity abduzeedo07.30.21

Nicklas Hellborg shared a branding and visual identity for sh–rt. a short presentation format for all creative minds seeking inspiring stories from all areas of innovation and design. The conference invites everyone interested in interactive- or moving media to an evening of 4-6 quick 10-minute short talks from studios and individual artists in the industry. As interactive- and moving...

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7 best tips for web developers

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Yanko Design

Shawn McNulty-Kowal

This Styrofoam chair is designed to replace your trusty lounger by adapting to your body shape over time!

Like a good pair of jeans, the Tamable Chair only becomes more comfortable with wear-and-tear.

Styrofoam is like an improvised shapeshifter. It’s used for anything from packing material to insulation to play products. Composed of 98% air, styrofoam is well known for its shock-absorbent properties, making it the ideal choice for packing material. The rest of styrofoam is made up of closed-cell extruded polystyrene foam (XPS), a type of dense craft building material that gives styrofoam its...

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