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Design

Islamic Art-Inspired Patterns Become Animated Kaleidoscopes on Instagram

Alex Trochut breathes life into ubiquitous geometric animations.
Masha (Maria) Koblyakova
31 minutes ago
Religion
Religion

Understanding the Connection Between Blood and Islam with Eid and Ashura

'Some folks want no sadness or heaviness in their religion, which is fine. But for me, it’s kind of the point.'
Michael Muhammad Knight
3 hours ago
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10 Questions

10 Questions You've Always Wanted to Ask an Eid al-Adha Butcher

Does the job ever make you want to go vegan?
Arzia Tivany Wargadiredja
4 hours ago
Dating
Dating

A Guide to Writing a Good Tinder Bio

We spoke to some experts.
Emily Reynolds
17 hours ago
PROHIBITION
PROHIBITION

How Football Survives on Islamic State’s Turf

Football is effectively banned in areas controlled by the Islamic State group. Nevertheless, the sport survives among defiant locals – and even some foreign jihadis.
Quentin Müller
18 hours ago
TOILETS, PHONES
TOILETS, PHONES

Your Phone Is Dirtier Than a Toilet Seat, But You Don't Care

It is possible you are holding your phone, right now, in your hand, and it is just simply covered in bacteria.
Joel Golby
21 hours ago
Elections 2019
Elections 2019

Trying to Nail Down the Reason Why We Use Nails to Vote in Indonesia

It's not the check-mark that wins elections in Indonesia. It's the nail poke.
Yvette Tanamal
21 hours ago
kfc
kfc

Man Tweets at KFC for a Year Until They Bring Back His Favorite Dish

A hero for the modern age.
Dan Bratman
a day ago
research
research

More People Than Ever are Ditching Their iPhones for Burners

R.I.P. the smartphone?
Roisin Lanigan
a day ago
Hollywood
Hollywood

Winona Ryder Says She’s Seen Married to Keanu Reeves for 25 Years

Nobody knew, not even Keanu.
Mitch Parker
a day ago
Op-Eds
Op-Eds

Turn The Volume to Zero: Why Silence is Important

Feeling stressed out? It might be the effect of prolonged, passive exposure to sound.
Kelley Swain
2 days ago
gamers come first
gamers come first

World's Biggest GPU Maker No Longer Expects to Make Money on Cryptocurrency Mining

Selling GPUs for cryptocurrency mining accounted for 10 percent of Nvidia’s revenue only a few months ago. Now the company isn’t factoring it into its revenue stream at all.
Daniel Oberhaus
2 days ago
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