It’s in the cards: IoT, Emerging Tech, Luminaries, and more

by Emily Twaddell

We are getting accustomed to having the world in the palm of our hands, what with the pocket-sized computer that is also a phone, a camera, and a set of encylopedias that we carry around.

There is something delightful about compact design, especially when it contains much more than one would expect based on its size. While working on our next edition of the Health Axioms, we’ve been inspired by some of these clever, beautifully designed educational card decks.

Legends of Science



Envisioning: FutureDeck






This last one is a personal indulgence; Yours Truly grew up with the original deck.

Eames House of Cards


And from this week:

Thursday: The Digital Life: Smart Clothing, Drone Regs, and Apple’s Electric Car

Wednesday: Another Look at Design for the Patient Experience

Monday: Around the Studio: The Doughnuts of Winter

More on card design: How a Health Axiom Card is Made

Topics: Design, emerging technologies, health axioms, IoT, science