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How to Grow Your First Weed Plant

“Growing cannabis in tight spaces is not my usual recommendation,” said Stephen Lipton, the cultivation manager at The Farm Recreational Marijuana …

Photographer Beth Moon Captures Striking Images of the Oldest Trees on Earth Against the Night Sky

Photographer Beth Moon has captured a series of striking images of some of the oldest trees on Earth against the night sky titled <i>Diamond Nights</i>. The …

Guy Walks His Pet Tortoise Around the Streets of Tokyo

Photograph by @secorisou on Twitter<p>19 years ago, 62-year-old Mitani Hisao walked into a Tokyo pet shop and purchased a five-centimetre baby tortoise. …

The Popular Ladies Of 'Game Of Thrones' As Sexy Pin-Up Models

Following on from the viral-smash that saw Game of Thrones characters styled in 80s and 90s fashion and their equally impressive Disneyfied versions, …

Three Townhomes Replace One House In This Seattle Neighborhood

Malboeuf Bowie Architecture designed three townhomes in Seattle, Washington, that fit on a lot that once had just a single family home.<p>The …

Juan Carlos Ramos Unveils Amazing Pyramid House Worthy of a Pharaoh

1/7<p>Juan Carlos Ramos Pyramid House<p>With its sunken living space, triangular glass walls and open plan, the Pyramid House brings an ancient building …

Mirror Coffee Cups by ‘D-Bros’ Reflect Patterns on Saucers | Colossal

<p>Created by Japanese design brand D-Bros (previously) these carefully hand-crafted coffee/tea mugs made from Hasami porcelain are painted with a thin …

A Custom-Blown Pint Glass Featuring a 3D Model of Oregon’s Tallest Peak | Colossal

<p>Mt. Hood is Oregon’s highest peak, clocking in at 11,250 feet. North Drinkware, a team of Oregon-based glass blowers decided to commemorate this …

Cat Clouds Cat Shelves from The Refined Feline

Editor's Rating<p>4.8?<p>Discovered on 2015-01-29<p>Give your kitties a super strong metal platform to rest in air with the help of these Cat Clouds Cat …

Want A New Tent For Camping? How About A Doughnut?

Camping is a great hobby that many of us enjoy. And some of us like to go old-school with a tent and that can be a real hassle even with some of the …

Inverted Skyscraper LED Lights

Gone are the days of the bargain basement four pack of 40W incandescent bulbs because LED bulbs are more energy efficient, longer lasting and cheaper …

Lockitron Bolt is the Suave Smart Lock Homeowners Need

Smart locks get quite a few things right – the ability to wireless lock and unlock the door or check on security is undeniably handy. However, many …

5 Awesome "Graffitrees": Graffiti with Actual Trees

Afro Taino by Gabriel Abreu in San Cristobal, Dominican Republic<p>Great graffiti happens when the artists don't get stumped. Instead, they go out on a …

Ten Summer Life Hacks

<b>YouTube Link</b><p>This video presents ten tips for summer living, from how to best drink with a straw from an aluminum can, to a special way to eat your …

Kanpai! The Five Best 12 Year Old Japanese Whiskies

Last week hummus and yoga were “in”, and while they’re not out yet, there’s a new top dog in Popularville: Japanese Whisky. Notice the spelling — …

Native Dogs Represented as World Cup Soccer Players

With their love of chasing balls and running in packs, dogs would no doubt love to participate in the 2014 World Cup. Animal photography website Life on White imagined what they'd look like if they suited up, and placed different breeds' heads onto team jerseys. Each pairing of dog and uniform …

How to Make a Ramen Roll Cheesesteak

(Photo: Hugh Merwin)<p>As the ramen craze continues, I am left to ponder if there is nothing that cannot be made of ramen. We have seen ramen tacos, …

Cronut Inventor's New Mad Genius Creation: Edible Chocolate Chip Cookie Milk Shot

Dominique Ansel, the mad genius creator of the croissand/donut hybrid Cronut, is back with yet another culinary masterpiece. This time, the chef and …

About - Zilla online magazine

<b>Who we are</b><br>Zilla is an online magazine dedicated to design, trends and inspiration. Its mission is to fuel your creativity and inspire you on a daily …

Stunning High-Rise Tower Mimics a Tree with Branches

The second architectural folly of the 21st century is upon us. Sou Fujimoto, Nicolas Laisn Associs and Oxo Architects, have crafted an imaginative structure named <i>White Tree</i> in Montpellier, France that dazzles us with its unusual stair-step shape and how it fans into the open sky. For something to …

Architecture

The Science of Spiciness Explained

Educator Rose Eveleth explains what makes certain foods spicy, how the body reacts to that spice and why certain people enjoy the burn of spicy foods …

An invisible mirrored fence is way better than a white picket fence

Sure a white picket fence is part of the American dream but it's so much cooler to have this fence of mirrors surrounding your house. It turns the …

Bezalel prepares the ARK portable wireless charger for roll-out

Bezalel, an LA-based design and manufacturing team, has created a portable wireless phone charger called the ARK that's claimed to be faster and more …

World's most precise clock only a second out every five billion years

Not satisfied with the accuracy of the "quantum logic clock" (which only gains or loses one second every 3.7 billion years), the National Institute …

Physics

"World's fastest" docking station charges six devices at once

When someone claims to have produced the "world's fastest" docking station, it's hard not to take notice. That's exactly what Dittrich California …

Gear & Gadgets

Fly6 combines HD video cam and bike tail light

The behavior of drivers at junctions monitored by cameras or on stretches of road under the ever watchful gaze of a radar can be very different to …

LED-equipped cork turns wine bottles into lamps

There's an old camping trick, for people who don't want to bother getting a lantern: just stick a flashlight up against the bottom of a plastic pop …

Wine

Tall storeys: Lucinda Grange's daredevil photography

British adventure photographer Lucinda Grange has travelled the world, scaling famous buildings and structures and taking pictures from the top. Among her impressive list of climbs is the Great Pyramid of Giza, Firth of Forth Rail Bridge in Scotland and the Manhattan and Brooklyn bridges. …

Gerber Blade Money Clip

Some days call for a slimmer carry than your everyday load out — forcing you to leave behind the junk that typically bulks up your pockets — but that …

Gerber