Alice Guglielmi

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Star Wars' abandoned Tunisian locations – in pictures

Business at the old Star Wars set isn’t what it used to be. Miles into Tunisia’s southern desert wastes, fantastical structures define the desert landscape. Towers made of wood and fibreglass point fruitlessly into an endless sky. Pipes that lead from nothing to nowhere run between domed buildings …

Star Wars

Tangier – restored to its former glory

After decades of neglect, the north Moroccan city once talked about in the same breath as London, Paris and New York, is undergoing a renaissance<p>‘You can be anyone in Tangier. You can remake yourself, rewrite your backstory, reform or deform, indulge your subconscious, cultivate nemeses or simply …

Henri Matisse

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A 1950s Joseph Esherick home in Berkeley, California, inspires an addition that pays homage to the past yet is poised to host the...<p>A Silicon Valley couple call in the firm behind Apple’s most recognized retail locations to design a relaxed retreat.<p>Bay Area designer Alice Tacheny crafts elegant …

Northern California

These Portraits of Auto Mechanics Are a Homage to Renaissance Paintings

Photographer Freddy Fabris spent years wanting to pay homage to the legendary artworks of great Renaissance master painters, but figuring out how to …

‘A Tale of Two Foxes’ Wins Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2015

Canada amateur photographer Don Gutoski has been crowned Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2015 for the remarkable photo above, titled “A Tale of Two …

What To Do With All Your Old Clothes

Before this happens.<p>Sell Them Directly<p>Besides the usual suspects like Ebay and Craigslist, selling your clothes online is as easy as snapping a pic on your smartphone. Apps like Poshmark and Vinted make it simple to sell items straight from your closet, and they pretty much do all the work—you just …

Moving Sculptures Kiss and Cross Paths Every Day to Visually Tell a Tragic Love Story

This 8-meter-tall steel sculpture by Georgian artist Tamara Kvesitadze is not only a stunning example of mechanics and design, but also a depiction of eternal love between nations. The structure symbolizes the story of Ali and Nino, two lovers from different religious backgrounds. Every night at …

Art

An Isolated Tribe Is Emerging From Peru’s Amazonian Wilderness

SHIPETIARI, Peru<p>After years of sporadic, sometimes deadly interactions with people along the Alto Madre de Dios River, a Mashco-Piro clan has suddenly stepped up contact.<p>The Mashco-Piro appeared suddenly on the paths snaking through this beautiful, leafy village, armed with nearly seven-foot-long …

13 House Cleaner Habits You Should Totally Steal

Anda Tanaka is a pro (literally) at mopping, dusting, and stain-removing. Here are her secrets.<p>Anda Tanaka didn't set out to become a house cleaner — but after listening to her geek-out about cleaning tips, you realize its the sort of job that couldn't <i>not</i> find her.<p>Tanaka is actually an artist …

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Homeland to Gaudí, Miró, and Almodóvar—just to name a few of the country's creative pioneers—Spain hosts a lively mix of both...<p>A cosmopolitan design mecca with a distinctive urban vibe—Tokyo is one of the most populous metropolitan areas in the world and...<p>Known for its art de vivre and joie de …

Architecture

Why ‘Mom’ and ‘Dad’ Sound So Similar in So Many Languages

The story of a strange linguistic coincidence<p>Is there anything inherently “doggy” about the word “dog”? Obviously not—to the French, a dog is a <i>chien</i>, to Russians a <i>sobaka</i>, to Mandarin Chinese-speakers a <i>gǒu</i>. These words have nothing in common, and none seem any more connected to the canine essence …

Quentin Tarantino tells 'black critics' his race is irrelevant

Pulp Fiction director, frequently criticised for using the N-word in his scripts, says he’s being made out to be a ‘supervillain’<p>Quentin Tarantino has hit out at “critics in black culture” who have repeatedly taken him to task over the course of his career ahead of the release of his new film, The …

Pulp Fiction

Why You Should (Almost) Burn Your Cabbage

A little blackened magic turns humble cabbage into something incredibly delicious.<p>If you never thought you'd hear the phrase "mouth-watering cabbage," you need to meet <b>Christian Puglisi</b>. Or, at least, learn how he works his blackened magic on that humble vegetable known as cabbage. For extreme …

Cabbage