The Magic (and Frustration) of Magic Eye

Welcome to the Hurt Your Brain internet playlist from October 31, 2016. It’s a collection of podcasts, videos, and other links for people who love to learn online and are fascinated by the world. Click here to get playlists emailed to you as they come out.   Best thing I learned this …

A brief introduction to design by two podcasters who love flags

  By Erik Jones My mission is to get people to engage with the design that they care about, so they begin to pay attention to all forms of design. -Roman Mars I’ve gone through most of my life completely oblivious to design. The fact that every single image and …

Become Smarter with Reddit

By Erik Jones Most people have heard that Reddit is the “front page” of the internet, but a description I like better is that it’s one of the best hubs for learning on the internet. The amount of value from the comments, ideas, books, podcasts and other websites I’ve encountered …

Supersized Podcast Playlist

By Erik Jones You would think it was a scene from the 1930’s, but just recently my wife and I sat in the dark, listening to hours of compelling audio through a set of speakers. It was Serial, a binge worthy show that finally put the word “podcast” firmly into the collective consciousness where …