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Friday Link Bundle: Bill Nye, Women Who Design, and Ping Pong

May 19, 2017  |  Focal Team  |  Categories: Upright in Action

 
Research Shows 1 Thing You Already Do Every Day That Could Make You More Productive via Inc
If you have a standing desk, here’s another reason to feel good about your setup: “In the first study of its kind, the International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health reveals that standing desks can significantly boost cognitive skills.”

 
Women Who Design
Women Who Design is a Twitter profile directory of artists, photographers, illustrators, product designers, and all kinds of other visual mavens. Great resource / platform to honor these inspiring figures. Follow founder on Twitter at @julesforrest.

 
How to Buy a Bike with Bill Nye the Science Guy via Outside
The summer solstice is just about a month away–June 21–and we’re gearing up for the good weather. Cycling spurs pivotal cardiovascular activity, burns calories, and tones muscles in your legs, thighs and calves. This read’s a must if you’re as enthusiastic about Bill Nye’s return to the scene as we are.

 
May 18th was our birthday!
We turned five! Take a look at our history as a company.

 
20 Hacks to Re-energize your Workday this Spring
With a few intentional changes, you can make your workday healthier, happier, and more productive.

 
Bring your game via MoMa Design Store
We’re a ping pong-friendly crew, so naturally we love this product design: the Corknet Ping Pong Set makes any table game-ready in seconds, so you can play inside or out. Cheaper (albeit less handsome) option here.