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49 Turmeric Recipes, the Wonder Spice Your Body Needs

Also known as the long lost Spice Girl.<p>Like ginger, turmeric, the unassuming root with color so vibrant you suddenly have an urge to hand-dye fabric, is said to be one of the world's healthiest foods—the bright orange-yellow equivalent of putting your insides through a car wash. An essential, …

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Biomimicry Tools for Designers

<i>Rainforest epiphyte leaf formation / Reforestation.me</i><p>"Biomimicry is about learning from nature to inspire design solutions for human problems," said Gretchen Hooker with the Biomimicry Institute at SXSW Eco in Austin, Texas. To enable the spread of these exciting solutions, Hooker, along with Cas …

Biomimicry

Wavy green-roofed Casa Jura disappears into France’s rolling hills

1/17<p>Casa Jura by JDS Architects<p>For a greener alternative to the typical holiday chalet, look no further than JDS Architects’ Casa Jura. Designed as a …

Mark Zuckerberg’s mistake could cost Facebook board members big bucks

Even billionaires have to pay attention to the fine print.<p>That’s what Delaware Chancery Court Judge Andre Bouchard ruled Tuesday when he said that …

Travel experiences with passionate local guides.

Khadija<p>“ Thanks to Ana I could experience the center of Buenos Aires like a local. She knows a lot about the history and the culture of the city, it …

Tough Words From Pope Francis: 8 Great Quotes From His U.N. Speech

Pope Francis, addressing the U.N. General Assembly today, urged international cooperation not only to solve humanity's largest problems but to save humanity itself.<p>Quoting a speech to the U.N. by his predecessor Pope Paul VI in 1965, Francis said of the world today: "The real danger comes from …

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10 of the best ways to enjoy Istanbul on a budget

Photograph: Alamy<p>The Blue Mosque.<p>276<p>image/jpeg<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/8/18/1439916416477/9f65743a-986a-48b7-876f-ff9c7830f21d-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Alamy<p>The Blue …

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Usain Bolt Floored by Segway-Riding Cameraman

World champion sprinter Usain Bolt had a scary encounter with a clumsy cameraman at the World Athletics Championships in Beijing today. After winning …

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19 of the world's coolest playgrounds designed by top architects

In countries around the world, architects are becoming increasingly innovative to create environments where children can explore their imaginations.<p>Today, playgrounds can float entirely on the ocean, or take the shape of an enormous, colorful crocodile.<p>Keep scrolling to see some of the best …

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The World's Longest Tasting Menu Has 200 Courses

And it lasts a full 24 hours.<p>A four-course meal is a treat; a 200-course meal is borderline abuse to the senses. Bompass and Parr—creators of …

Your Favorite Ways to Use Stinging Nettles

<i>There are so many great conversations on the Hotline -- it's hard to choose a favorite. But we'll be doing it, once a week, to spread the wealth of our community's knowledge -- and to keep the conversation going.</i><p><i>Today: Take the sting out of nettles.</i><p>Just as there is no rose without a thorn, there is …

Beef Pot Roast Recipe

"This is the best and easiest recipe for pot roast I have ever tried. It is best to make it a day ahead. Serve with oven roasted vegetables, …

Soutzoukakia Smyrneika - Greek Meatballs

Follow Pany Galanis on Twitter: @pany1galanis<p>It is with pleasure that I welcome back, my internet friend Bill Warry for a second guest post, this …

75 Reasons Green Food Is the Best Food

Yes, we compiled 75 recipes in honor of our favorite color of food.<p><b>Sometimes, we just can't get enough green.</b> No, really. So we created this monster slideshow that celebrates our favorite color of food. Break out these recipes on St. Patrick's Day if you want to get really festive.

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Easy Breakfast Pizza to Kick Off the Weekend

Easy breakfast pizza you can make in minutes. How great is that?! Top with bacon, sausage, eggs, and ALL the cheese.<p>I have never been one to eat cold pizza. I just … can’t.<p>I want to preheat the oven and place my little leftover slices on the hot oven racks and let the crust return to its warm …

Bacon and Egg Doughnuts! Perfect for Real and Made-Up Holidays

I’ve always wanted to try making some kind of sweet/savory bacon-studded fritter using pâte à choux, also known as that stuff you make cream puffs …

11 Reasons to Live in a House of Straw

When I built a straw-bale house not too long ago, people laughingly recalled the tale of the three pigs at every opportunity. With the tale of the …

Green Living

Articles about building community on Dwell.com - Dwell

With a clean-lined new loft building designed by El Dorado Inc., a fleet of hip galleries, and a burgeoning creative class,...<p>An inquisitive exhibit recently extended through January 2009 at the Danish Architecture Center asks “What if architecture could...<p>In the spirit of our Modern Across America …

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Articles about vibrant affordable housing prototypes los angeles on Dwell.com - Dwell

Lehrer Architects develops a new model for affordable housing in Los Angeles.<p>Inside the shell of the Oyster House prototype lies a new shape for affordable housing.<p>For the bathroom inside a renovated Hollywood bungalow, architect Noah Walker used a simple palette of gray and white tile, …

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