Abhishek Arjunan

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Are you ready for the next Scandinavian lifestyle trend?

First, there was hygge, the Danish term for cosiness, well-being, and a fuzzy feeling of contentment. Next came lagom, the Swedish word meaning “just enough”, which espoused living with less, shopping mindfully, and decorating sustainably. Now there’s a new Scandinavian lifestyle trend in town, and …

Living Rooms

25 Salads You'll Actually Want to Eat for Lunch — Recipes from The Kitchn

We've all been there: You pack up a wholesome salad filled with lots of vegetables for lunch, but by the time noon rolls around you're starving and …

Healthy Eating

5 ab exercises that are better than crunches

Crunches are on their way out (too back rounding and too inefficient), so that means you’ll need new ways to strengthen—and sculpt—your core.<p>“It’s …

How to Build a Patio in a Weekend

At the risk of compromising our job security, we’re willing to let you in on a little secret: You can build your own patio. If two guys from …

Incredible 3D Illusion Anamorphic Street Murals of Insects That Appear to Be Popping Off the Walls

In April 2015, we wrote about Portuguese artist Sergio Odeith who creates remarkable anamorphic murals that appear to pop out of the walls on which …

For The First Time, Scientists Achieve 'Liquid Light' at Room Temperature

A Frankenstein mash-up of light and matter.<p>In June 2017, physicists achieved 'liquid light' at room temperature for the first time ever, making this …

A Neuroscientist Explains How Caffeine and Nicotine Are Linked to Anxiety

It might be time to find a new vice.<p>People often feel more anxious (or worse) after indulging in the things many associate with feeling better — like …

Thousands of Swedes are inserting microchips into themselves – here's why

Thousands of people in Sweden have inserted microchips, which can function as contactless credit cards, key cards and even rail cards, into their …

Cost plunges for capturing carbon dioxide from the air

Pulling carbon dioxide (CO2) from the air and using it to make synthetic fuel seems like the ultimate solution to climate change: Instead of adding …

These Tiny Camping Pods Could Be the Next Glamping Trend

If you're anything like me, your Instagram feed over Memorial Day Weekend was filled with FOMO-inducing photos of friends camping out in nature's …

Glamping

These 20 Chicken Dinners Are Equal Parts Fast and Fancy

There are basic chicken recipes we all keep in our meal plan rotation — and then there are the chicken recipes that make you feel like a dinner …

Recipes

Soak in views of the Indian Himalayas at this bamboo-clad hotel villa

Perched high in the mountains of Uttarakhand, India sits The Kumaon, a rustic yet elegant hotel with breathtaking Himalayan views. Zowa Architects …

The Ultimate Guide to Weed, According to Your Zodiac Sign

What are you like when you're high? And what strains should you seek out? We consulted astrologers on how each sign can get as high as the stars.<p>This 4/20, we want to help you to get as high as the stars. All zodiac signs love getting stoned, but how should you blaze depending on yours?<p>We asked …

Scientists accidentally create mutant enzyme that eats plastic bottles

The breakthrough, spurred by the discovery of plastic-eating bugs at a Japanese dump, could help solve the global plastic pollution crisis<p>Scientists have created a mutant enzyme that breaks down plastic drinks bottles – by accident. The breakthrough could help solve the global plastic pollution …

Polyethyleneterephthalate

Peter Qvist uses computers, CNC milling and hand finishing to create "highly modern handcrafted furniture pieces"

<b>Computers and technology let designers do things that were unimaginable just a decade ago.</b><p>TreeHugger has long been obsessed with what we used to call …

Sustainability

50 Terrifying Serial Killers From Each State Who'll Freak You The Hell Out

Oh. My. God.<p>🚨<i>HI! This post contains extremely disturbing material. Please continue at your own discretion.</i>🚨Not all submissions are from Community users.

Crime

13 Places Where You Can See the Bluest Water in the World

1 of 14<p>Egremnoi, Greece<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 14<p>Crater Lake, Oregon<p>3 of 14<p>Con Son, Vietnam<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 14<p>Devil’s Bay, Virgin Gorda, British Virgin …

Quiet, Please: A Stylish Apartment in Bustling Jackson Heights, Queens

Take a stroll on Roosevelt Avenue in the Jackson Heights neighborhood of Queens, and what you’ll encounter is movie-perfect New York City in all its …

Essential Guide to India's Khajuraho Erotic Temples

If you want proof that the Kama Sutra originated in India, Khajuraho is the place to see. Erotica abounds here with around 20 temples, many featuring …

Madhya Pradesh

Where to see the most incredible gardens in Japan

For the 15th year in a row, the gardens at the Adachi Museum have been awarded the top spot in the 2017 Japanese Garden Ranking.<p>According to the museum, the ranking comes from the <i>Journal of Japanese Gardening</i>, an American publication about Japanese gardens. The beautiful museum gardens have secured …

Rare "super-deep" diamond and mineral found in South African mine

Scientists just uncovered a rare “super-deep” diamond in South Africa that’s wrapped in calcium silicate perovskite – the fourth-most abundant …

Earth Science

10 ways 3D printing is disrupting the architecture industry

3D printing, or additive manufacturing as it’s sometimes called, is poised to change the world as we know it. Many have hailed the technology as the …

3D Printing

Kitchen Tables For Small Spaces With Big Personalities

So you have a small kitchen. While this is not ideal, don’t bear yourself up too much. You’re lucky to live in a time when there’s a solution for …

Step inside this period farmhouse in the Scottish countryside

The owners of this period farmhouse have given it a new lease of life, creating a chic interior that combines vintage finds and modern touches<p>Set in …

Oddly Intriguing Plants You've Probably Never Heard Of

If you're bone weary of seeing the same old, same old plants at Home Depot, the grocery store, and (ahem) on the internet, you're not alone. There's …

New Evidence Is Forcing Scientists to Rewrite The History of Human Migration 'Out of Africa'

We may find our answer in Australasia.<p>Where did we humans come from?<p>Some 40 or so years ago, our origins seemed quite straightforward.<p>But now we see …

A Tudor-Style Dream House That’s A Live-In Bookcase

We all have in mind an image of a perfect home an it’s usually a place full of love, a place where we feel comfortable and where we’re surrounded by …

2017's Most Popular Paint Colors (According to Instagram)

Color is having a moment. True, when it comes to our favorite interiors, eye-catching pigments have always been winners, but in 2017, it seems things …

Living Rooms

9 make-ahead vegetarian lunches that are high in protein

One of the biggest challenges of eating meat-free is making sure you’re getting in enough protein at every meal, so planning ahead is the name of the …

8 High-Protein Dinners Ready in 15 Minutes or Less

Most nights, I decide what to cook for dinner based on how long it's going to take me from start to finish. Sometimes I don't mind a leisurely hour …