Anson Lawson

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Check Out the 6 Craziest Homes of 2016

Whether perched precariously atop a mountain, bobbing along in the ocean or somewhere in between, houses come in all shapes and sizes. Nowhere is …

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Etching-Inspired Tattoos by Robert Pavez

Robert Pavez is a self-trained tattoo artist whose formal training lies in graphic design—which is also where his career started. From 2007 to 2014 …

8 creative walls you'll want in your home

Walls are a permanent and unavoidable fixture in any home, so why not make the most of them? For some homeowners, a simple coat of paint just won't …

The new World Trade Center could have been a 70-story interconnected ‘city in the sky'

Nearly 15 years after the September 11 attacks on the World Trade Center, the area of downtown Manhattan that was destroyed is nearly rebuilt. The soaring Freedom Tower now stands taller than any other building in the city, and the cascading memorials sit dark and solemn in memory of those who lost …

A Luxury Experience You Just Can't Miss At London's Corinthia Hotel

It’s easy to be overwhelmed about where to stay in London. The city has over 120,000 hotels that boast of everything from views of the Thames River to afternoon tea that rivals a royal affair. So, when I found myself at Corinthia Hotel in a jaw-dropping suite, shielded from a gloomy London day, I …

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Zaha Hadid's Most Iconic Buildings

As the first woman to win the Pritzker Architecture Prize, Zaha Hadid arguably did as much as any of her forebears to pave the way for women in architecture. But even this will not be her most enduring legacy: With her sudden death Thursday morning, she leaves behind a host of landmark structures …

See Zaha Hadid's Most Awe-Inspiring Buildings

Heydar Aliyev Center in Baku, Azerbaijan.<br>Hufton+Crow—Courtesy Zaha Hadid Architects

Upgrade Your Grilling Game with These 8 Amazing Homemade BBQ Sauces

With grilling season in full force, I thought it was time to expand a bit from my well-used staple tomato/vinegar/brown-sugar BBQ sauce. <br>With a list …

Reaching for the stars: How lasers could propel spacecraft to relativistic speeds

The problem with "Bring Your Own Fuel"<p>It took a short 66 years for humanity to go from the first powered flight to landing a man on the Moon, and …

21 Recipes We're Bookmarking Just for the Marinades

These recipes all have one thing in common: Awesome, versatile mariandes.<p>These recipes are perfect as-is—but we'll be honest: Most of the time, we just use them for the versatile, crazy-flavorful marinades.

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7 Cajun Shrimp Recipes for Mardi Gras Dinner

The best recipes for a delicious, shrimp-filled Mardi Gras dinner.<p>You don’t need to catch beads and slurp down Hurricanes to celebrate Mardi Gras …

This is the best college in America to attend if you want to make a high salary

One school in particular is setting their students up for high salaries: <b>Massachusetts Institute of Technology</b>, located in Cambridge, Massachusetts.<p>The annual cost is steep — $60,434— but students go on to earn <b>$91,600</b> a decade after enrolling.<p>That's according to a new report from the Georgetown …

You can build real-life 'Minecraft' creations that work with the game

<i>Minecraft</i> is all about the act of creation, but littleBits wants to help players forge into a new frontier: the real world.<p>The DIY electronics …

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Solar Roadways: Efficient, Cost-Effective, Scalable

One year ago, the Netherlands constructed a bike path made of photovoltaic cells, connecting Amsterdam and its suburbs. It was a pilot program to …

This smartphone packs a 10-day battery

Forget picking up a gigantic USB battery, or shoving your phone into an equally bulky battery case -- if Oukitel has its way, your phone will have the juice you need for days on end. Its upcoming K10000 smartphone has a whopping 10,000mAh battery that, under "normal" use, reportedly lasts for 10 to …

Mobile Technology

A Series Of Unfortunate Tech Predictions - The Smartphone Is Dead

This one is so plainly obvious it can’t even be classed as a prediction anymore. At the time of writing, Ericsson has also released a report which surveyed 100,000 consumers on their own predictions for the top tech trends in years to come. Unsurprisingly, the smartphone will no longer be seen as …

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Will Robots Rule The Cities of the Future?

Available to Premium &<br>Purple Members<p>Before you start filling up your calendars with conferences to spark your business innovation and personal growth …

The Future of Wound Healing Rests on an Electronic, Stretchy Band-Aid

Available to Premium &<br>Purple Members<p>Before you start filling up your calendars with conferences to spark your business innovation and personal growth …

5 Drone Photos That Leave Us Speechless

<i>by the Editors of Condé Nast Traveler</i><p><i>Courtesy fuadariff_user/SkyPixel</i><p>Our friends at SkyPixel are running a drone- and aerial-themed photography competition and some of the submissions have been (very literally) over the top. This technology has already changed the way we capture our …

Nobel Prize for solving puzzle of ghostly neutrino particles awarded to Japanese and Canadian

Takaaki Kajita and Arthur McDonald's breakthrough was the discovery of a phenomenon called neutrino oscillation<p>A Japanese and a Canadian scientist won the 2015 Nobel Prize for Physics on Tuesday for discovering that elusive subatomic particles called neutrinos have mass, opening a new window onto …

See the First Photo Ever Taken in Space Colorized

Colorized: The Earth as seen from a camera on V-2 rocket number 13, launched Oct. 24, 1946.<br>Photo colorization: Sanna Dullaway for TIME; Image credit: …

Is nuclear fusion about to change our world?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Hey 21st century, where's that nuclear fusion power reactor you promised?<p>Tens of billions of dollars have been spent in the past 60 years, entire careers have been invested, but the ability to produce a commercially viable nuclear fusion reactor remains undemonstrated.<p>After beating our …

These amazing cartoons say a lot about the modern world

<b>Steve Cutts is an illustrator and animator from London. He doesn’t like consumerism’s hold over us, as you may be able to tell by his cartoons.</b><p>They …

Solar Cells From Shrimp Shells

Here’s an idea: let’s peel a big pile of shrimp and put the shells outside to rot under the blazing sun. Sounds pretty disgusting, but amazingly …

Goodbye International Space Station, Hello Moon Village

ESA’s new director general lays out his vision for an international community on the dark side of the Moon.<p>The International Space Station has been occupied for nearly 15 years, but the astronauts' lower-Earth orbit home away from home won't be around forever—or even that much longer.<p>So while NASA …

This Buddhist Monk Has Unlocked The Secret To Happiness, And It May Help Us Save The Environment

Matthieu Ricard has lived many lives.<p>As a young student in Paris during the late 1960s, he was writing his dissertation in biochemistry at the prestigious Institute Pasteur. Five years later, guided by an inner stirring to explore a deeper side of life, he was living Darjeeling, India, where he had …