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A curved road with arrow signs is in the foreground. The signs point forward to the right, getting smaller as they become farther away. Each sign is a different rainbow color, starting with yellow and going all the way through the rainbow spectrum. In the background, a vibrant pink, orange, blue, and purple sky fills the frame. It's a colorful sunset with soft, puffy clouds scattered across it.

HATCRL 05.28.21

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 This way, all you informed know-it-alls. CODED BIAS An outstanding PBS documentary that follows the story of an MIT researcher who found evidence of racial bias in facial recognition algorithms.…

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A multicolored background swirls and fades into the half of the face of a girl. This is rotated and repeated on the other side, creating mirrored symmetry. Over the top is a metallic radiating line, suggesting dynamic movement.

HATCRL 04.30.21

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The new familiar.  ZOOM FATIGUE Finally, psychological researchers have begun to wonder why just sitting on video calls all day can be so exhausting. FROM PRISON TO PURPOSE “Master Plan”…

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A scuba diver swims towards the water's surface, looking up towards the sunlight. But as you look to the outer edges of the image, you see that the light is actually being created by the intersection of three stoplights on a foggy night. This combination of elements creates a blue, red, and yellow composition with dark, vignette corners. Everything points strongly to the bright white of the sun at the center of the composition.

HATCRL 03.31.21

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Reflections & refractions.  JUST WHAT I NEEDED. I THINK. Felicific Calculus is the centuries-old decision-making model that combines everyone’s two favorite things: moral dilemmas and math. But believe it or…

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HATCRL 02.26.21

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Invest in your thought leadership today. 📈 WELCOME TO THE CLUBHOUSE With so many visually-driven social media apps, we can finally inundate our ears instead. Meet Clubhouse, the invite-only audio-based…

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HATCRL 01.27.21

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Sharpen your line of creative insight. 👓 HOW DESIGN MAKES THE WORLD Even mundane objects were designed by someone. Discover the tools you need to examine the thoughts that made…

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HATCRL 12.22.20

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A full revolution of the entire creative orbit. 🌎 THE TECH TIPPING POINT COVID has changed the way we work (hot take, we know). But now there’s data to show…

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A royal blue moon creeps out from a break in a violet sky – a previously unseen section of the universe is revealed. Multiple satellites direct toward it on the ground, searching for answers.

HATCRL 11.30.20

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Take all you want, we’re serving up the latest and greatest. 🍴 BLACK CHEFS YOU SHOULD KNOW A collection of cookbooks written by tastemakers of color. THE RIGHT TERM FOR…

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A pink, purple, red, and blue image of a pointed stick touching tiny stem cells.

HATCRL 10.29.20

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Opt-in to digital proficiency and insight.  A THEORY OF SELF-TRANSCENDENCE A continuation of Maslow’s unfinished theory that incorporates the latest research on creativity, purpose and self-actualization. CREATING THE LOGO FOR…

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A repetition of the same image across the container horizontally, and the container is a black background. The image contains the backsideo of a human, molded into pins like traditional pin art toys. These pins are multicolored so they look like data points. This image is an abstract representation of user experience and human impact.

HATCRL 09.30.20

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Turn everything you touch into maximum brand impact.  GEOMETRIC SAND CASTLES For artist Calvin Seibert, turns out the cutting edge of sandcastle art is, well, edges. THE WISDOM OF MEMES…

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An upside-down nighttime city street. The viewer is looking down the street from a low angle, with the sky and city light creating hues of red, orange, and purple. From the manhole cover in the middle of the street, a face looks down, blue light cast on their confident expression.

HATCRL 08.27.20

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Exactly what you’re looking for: a creative block cure  THE PHILOSOPHY OF TIME Months that feel like years? Days that feel like minutes? A time philosopher (yes, really) explains why…

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