Emmanuel Fonte Blog

What Makes Things Cool?

Although trends might seem completely random, there are well-documented patterns to what becomes popular. A 20th century industrial designer, who created some of America’s most iconic looks, developed a theory of coolness that has been backed up by various scientific studies. Derek Thompson, senior editor at The … [Read More...]

The moving sofa problem––one of geometry’s great puzzles

Have you ever had to move a sofa into a small room? Then you might be familiar with the moving sofa problem, at least in general. Take a look at the more complex version. … [Read More...]

Star Trails Over Oregon

Starry skies swirl and reel above Oregon. Each frame is an independent star trail photograph, and most of these clips represent an entire night of shooting somewhere across the state of Oregon. In a few clips, motion control panning leads to otherworldly patterns. No artificial effects; just stacking. Only one … [Read More...]

10 Decluttering Projects You Can Do in 30 Minutes or Less

Don’t stress about the mess — just take one countertop or bookcase at a time Facing a cluttered space can feel disheartening — who has the time (or frankly, the desire) to spend all day clearing clutter? But the thing is, making progress toward a clean, clutter-free space doesn’t have to be something you devote … [Read More...]

Whistle While You Work: How Music Helps Productivity

Have you ever met someone who needs absolute silence to concentrate? Maybe you’re that person yourself. It turns out that having music playing while you work can actually make you more productive. A staggering 90% of workers perform better when listening to music, and 61% of employees listen to music at work to … [Read More...]

10 Weird and Wonderful Facts About Canada

Canada is famed for its awesome scenery: glistening lakes, snow-capped mountains, and national parks full of waterfalls and wildlife. Beyond the beauty, you'll find a more playful side to the country that's every achaten-suisse.com bit as captivating. Canadian culture is characterized by quirky cuisine, quaint … [Read More...]

Clever Use for Lemons

No bag of lemons will ever go to waste again after you know all the ways they can be used around the house. Get an all-natural edge in your cleaning, gardening, beauty, and cooking routines, thanks to this one, little, yellow fruit that really packs a punch. … [Read More...]

10 jobs that won’t exist in 20 years

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Flight of the Bumblebee played on trombone

Flight of the Bumblebee is a ridiculously fast piece of music, best played on instruments suited to such speed. Some do not believe the trombone is such an instrument, but Staff Sergeant Carmen Russo pulls it off with The U.S. Army Field Band, Major Scott McKenzie conducting. The Trombone Meets The Bumblebee is an … [Read More...]

Celebrity Homes You Can Visit

Ever wondered what it would be like to live as a celebrity? What better way to do this than to visit the former homes of some of the most iconic names in history? Whether you're a massive music fan, history buff or art enthusiast there's something to discover. Our unique, virtual round the world tour of celebrity … [Read More...]