Weekly Roundup

Teenagers, Self-Esteem and Accelerating Serendipity. Hakuna Matata!

The more time teenage girls spend on social media – the more likely they are to be dissatisfied with their bodies and have low self-esteem… Under the sway of social media | theage.com.au

A photo-manipulation series created by Paris-based photographer Thomas Subtil… Hakuna Matata, the Funny Life of Animals in Africa | 123 Inspiration

An unsought, unintended, and/or unexpected, but fortunate, discovery… Accelerating serendipity — Makeshift Thoughts | Medium

Every day is an investment. Every day, you invest a little bit of yourself into your work… | Seth’s Blog

50 plates
Raising funds to take all 50 States and re-create them in fine porcelain… The Fifty United Plates by Ryan and Kaitlyn Lawless — Kickstarter

The image-driven network’s meteoric rise in only a few years shows the site is more than just a pretty community… The Ultimate Guide To Pinterest For Every Brand | Fast Company | Business Innovation

The brands that are making it through these tough days are the ones that are willing to embrace digital, be nimble and adapt… 15 Alarming Facts About Brands | Digiday

“The seeds of great discoveries are constantly floating around us, but they only take root in minds well prepared to receive them.”
~Joseph Henry, physicist and first director of The Smithsonian Institution