Sculpting with Books to Make Abstract Art

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Read articles from the magazine right here on Make:. Don’t have a subscription yet? Get one today. A palimpsest is a physical page that is reused for a new document, where traces of the original text are still visible. Historically, these were made due to lack of resources, but Hawaii-based sculptor Jacqueline Rush Lee has been working in this vein ...

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Week in Review, June 10

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A round-up of some of the week’s most significant corporate events and news stories. BA meltdown was caused by lone engineer, says Walsh The head of British Airways’ parent company insisted this week that human error was the cause of a computer systems shutdown in May that left 75,000 passengers stranded around the world and caused serious damage to the ...

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6 Tips For Being Kinder to Yourself

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In our busy, modern lives, we can expect a lot of ourselves: to be more peaceful, less stressed, more attentive, better listeners, more organized, healthier eaters, and the list goes on. How can we possibly do it all as life roars in and takes us away from a peaceful place? We can even wind up feeling ...

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Temple of the Tongue: a Taste of Bompas & Parr’s Design

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Bompas & Parr, the globally recognised English design studio known for its food-based experience creations, will open the doors of their in-house design studio to the public for the first time this month. During the The London Festival of Architecture , from the 19th to the 22nd of June 2017, visitors will have the opportunity to discover Bompas & Parr’s inspirational ...

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New York attorney general ‘looking into’ Eric Trump’s foundation

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Eric Trump in Trump Tower in December. (Evan Vucci/AP) New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is “looking into” a charitable foundation founded by Eric Trump, a spokesman for Schneiderman said, after Forbes magazine raised questions about whether President Trump’s son had made misleading statements about how the foundation spent its money. The New York attorney general has jurisdiction over charities ...

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This Unique Ukulele Is Scratch-Built From a Felled Tree

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Amy Qian appears to be one of those people who is always making something. Her website is full of cool projects like little electric carts and custom bikes. The project that stood out to me the most, however, was her travel ukulele. Amy started with a chainsaw. She had a walnut tree that needed a trim and the resultant pile of ...

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Football Player and Uber Driver Become Besties After Trip Across 5 States

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This football player scored more than a ride to his team’s voluntary workouts – he also scored a friend for life in his Uber driver. Shareece Wright was stranded at Chicago O’Hare airport in Illinois on Sunday night when he had to be in Buffalo, New York at 7AM for practice. So, the Buffalo Bills cornerback did what any self-respecting ...

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Sandra Bullock Gets New Restraining Order Against Stalker Who Planned to Sexually Assault Her

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Sandra Bullock New Restraining Order Stalker Planned to Sexually Assault Her 6/9/2017 12:12 PM PDT EXCLUSIVE Sandra Bullock just got another restraining order against the man who broke into her home and made his way to her bedroom door with her inside … and now we know his intention was to sexually assault her. Sandra’s lawyer, Ed McPherson, beelined it ...

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Welcome Conference: Conflict and Change

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Professionals from across the restaurant industry attended the forth annual Welcome Conference on Monday. A one day event that focused on the hospitality aspect of the industry with an eclectic collection of talks centered on a theme of ‘Conflict and Change’. The mix of speakers at the event is the most attractive part of the offering with world class restauranteurs ...

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Softbank buys robot-maker Boston Dynamics from Alphabet

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Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionVideo of the Atlas robot was released last year Shares of Japan’s Softbank have surged to their highest in nearly two decades after the firm bought robot-maker Boston Dynamics from Google’s Alphabet. Boston Dynamics, known for its robots such as Atlas and BigDog, has struggled to commercialise its inventions and was put ...

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