Vehicular Vengeance: The Origin of Lamborghini

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Lamborghinis and Ferraris are well known for being the most expensive and opulent sports cars on the planet. But Lamborghini wasn’t always considered synonymous with wealth and status. It began as an Italian tractor company known for refurbishing old military equipment. So how did Lamborghini go from selling tractors to becoming one of the world’s top luxury car brands? With a little improvisation, some not-so-friendly competition and an alleged sticky clutch. Continue reading “Vehicular Vengeance: The Origin of Lamborghini”

Vehicular Vengeance: The Origin of Lamborghini

How blue jeans were invented

How blue jeans were invented

Today, 96% of American consumers own at least one pair of jeans. But where did these durable duds come from? And how did they get so popular? Continue reading “How blue jeans were invented”

How blue jeans were invented

Revealing the Secrets Behind Rogue One’s Final Darth Vader Scene

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It could very well be the best scene in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story— Darth Vader violently pursuing rebels as they try to escape with the Death Star plans. But, as Director Gareth Edwards reveals, the scene fans saw in theaters almost didn’t happen. Continue reading “Revealing the Secrets Behind Rogue One’s Final Darth Vader Scene”

Revealing the Secrets Behind Rogue One’s Final Darth Vader Scene

Bad typography has ruined more than just the Oscars

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How bad graphic design changed award shows, elections, and your medicine cabinet. Continue reading “Bad typography has ruined more than just the Oscars”

Bad typography has ruined more than just the Oscars

Behind the Design: Return of Nike’s Air Max 1

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Watch as the Nike Sportswear design team takes us through the process behind the design of the newly crafted Air Max 1 Anniversary. Continue reading “Behind the Design: Return of Nike’s Air Max 1”

Behind the Design: Return of Nike’s Air Max 1

The font that escaped the Nazis and landed on the moon

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Futura is familiar. But its journey from avant-garde German type to hipster favorite is unusual — and it includes Nazis and the moon. Continue reading “The font that escaped the Nazis and landed on the moon”

The font that escaped the Nazis and landed on the moon