Late, Boozy Nights in Paris with Rémy Martin

Late, Boozy Nights in Paris with Rémy Martin

If there's one thing I've learned in life, it's this: When a dude sends you an email at 9:00 on a Wednesday morning asking if you'd like to go to Paris (and they aren't a Nigerian prince trying to wire you money), you take it—no questions asked. The crew at Cool Material teame...

Squarespace Lets You Build Your Own Personal Website

Squarespace Lets You Build Your Own Personal Website

We had brushes with web design in school (also, we’re a website) and something that struck us was how inaccessible the process can be. Squarespace simplifies the whole process, allowing you to create a website tailored to your personal needs. The platform provides plenty of customizable options and templates, so whatever you’re building your site for, be it a portfolio, business, or house pet, will look great. You’ll even have a unique domain name, without any awkward brand name additions. It’s a personal site from top to bottom. Use coupon code ‘COOLMATERIAL‘ to get 10% off your first domains or website purchase.

10 Books That Will Make You Seem Smarter Than You Really Are

10 Books That Will Make You Seem Smarter Than You Really Are

Books, and the ability to print them in mass, changed the course of human history. No longer was learning confined to an educated elite. Fast forward 560 years and we have more options than ever for learning, including podcasts, YouTube videos, and infographics. Yet, books still...

This Land Rover Defender Is Inspired by NASCAR

This Land Rover Defender Is Inspired by NASCAR

Land Rover Defenders are supposed to be vehicles you can take anywhere, but what about whipping them through countless left turns or flogging them past 200mph? Yasid Design dreamed up a Land Rover Defender rendering inspired by NASCAR that looks so good it seems like something th...

2016 iPhone Photography Award Winners

2016 iPhone Photography Award Winners

With thousands of entries submitted from 139 countries around the world, it should come as no surprise that there were a lot of fantastic images submitted to the 2016 iPhone Photography Awards. What is surprising is the quality of images selected across the board for the 1st, 2nd...

Great Documentaries that Sound Boring AF

Great Documentaries that Sound Boring AF

Documentary film is perhaps one of the most compelling film genres ever created. When you find a good documentary, it doesn’t just keep your attention for a couple hours, it makes you feel; it compels you to act. A good documentary stays with you long after it ends, and changes...

'The Warriors' Is Being Made Into a TV Show

'The Warriors' Is Being Made Into a TV Show

The 1979 cult classic film The Warriors is being adapted into a TV show with Paramount and Hulu by none other than Joe and Anthony Russo. If you're not familiar with The Warriors, it was a thriller directed by Walter Hill, based on Sol Yurick's 1965 novel, that centers on a gang...

Mad Max: Fury Road Black & Chrome Cut

Mad Max: Fury Road Black & Chrome Cut

Mad Max: Fury Road was one of favorite movies of 2015 for all the same reasons that you loved it, but the award-winning film is going to get even better this year with the release of the Mad Max: Fury Road "Black and Chrome" cut. The black and white cut is part of the upcoming Ma...

The 9 Best New Things on Netflix This Month

The 9 Best New Things on Netflix This Month

July is going to be a pretty tough month for Netflixers everywhere. We’re losing some real classics: Cheech & Chong’s Up In Smoke, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, A Clockwork Orange, 2001: A Space Odyssey (the original!), The Perfect Storm, and quite a few others. Tot...

Mindless Violence Coloring Book

Mindless Violence Coloring Book

If your adult coloring book collection didn't seem bloody, gory, angry or hilarious enough, there's this Mindless Violence Coloring Book from Modern Toss. If you've never heard of Modern Toss, it's an international cult comic from Jon Link and Mic Bunnage that's equal parts degen...

The Vanual Is a Site Dedicated to VanLife

The Vanual Is a Site Dedicated to VanLife

If you're all about that #VanLife but you've never known were to start, The Vanual is for you. The Vanual is a website that details the entire process that filmmaker / designer / art director Zach Both went through while converting an electrician's old 2003 Chevy Express cargo va...

Every 'Game of Thrones' Poster HBO Has Produced

Every 'Game of Thrones' Poster HBO Has Produced

Unbeknownst to us, HBO has produced a badass poster for every single episode of Game of Thrones that's ever aired. In honor of the epic ending to this season, one Imgur user went ahead and compiled all of them into one easy to digest page. Scrolling through the collection is ...