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Beyond the High Line: 8 linear parks that have transformed cities

When aging infrastructure is revamped into public green space<p>The U.S. is full of jaw-dropping parks, from expansive National Parks like the Grand Canyon to carefully cultivated botanical gardens like Portland’s Japanese Garden. But one of the most unique green spaces in cities is the linear …

'What Do You Have to Lose?': Trump Meets With Black Caucus

On Wednesday, six members of the Congressional Black Caucus leadership team went to the White House and challenged President Trump on the very question he frequently posed to African-American voters on the campaign trail: "What do you have to lose?"<p>Led by CBC Chairman Cedric Richmond (D-La.), the …

Donald Trump

Sorry But Successful People Don't Care About Your Brilliant Idea

Having an idea is so close to nothing that nobody who has actually done anything cares about your idea.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Ideas, ideas, ideas.<p>Everybody has an idea that they want to get off the ground. Everybody thinks his or hers is the greatest …

Zaha Hadid's successor: scrap art schools, privatise cities and bin social housing

The extreme views of Patrik Schumacher, who has taken over at the global firm, are causing outrage. His vision? Let the market rule – and don’t put equality before profit<p>Abolish social housing, scrap prescriptive planning regulations and usher in the wholesale privatisation of our streets, squares …

Social Housing

From Office Job To Entrepreneur: When To Say 'I Quit'

Some people are born entrepreneurs. They dream of founding companies from early childhood, create mini-empires from lemonade stands and launch their first startups straight out of college. Others transition into startup life after years spent on the corporate treadmill, eventually hitting a point …

Entrepreneurship

This Is Exactly Why Cities Need To Cover All Of Their Buildings In Plants

Measuring how building greenery dissipates all that is terrible about city life, including noise, pollution, and sweltering heat.<p>When architects release yet another rendering of a building plastered in plants or trees, critics are quick to ask if it’s greenwashing: Do plant-covering skyscrapers …

Skyscrapers

7 Buildings Prepared for Climate Change

Ever hear the old aphorism, "An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure?" When it comes to natural disasters, this saying rings true: Every $1 …

What's Wrong With America's Dream of City Living

New York is the land of the $100 million penthouse, the land of more than 8.5 million people and of rents that are among the highest in the …

Marvel Gets ‘Bad’ With Their Latest Hip-Hop Variant Covers Featuring LL Cool J, Wu-Tang And Kevin Gates

Marvel’s hip-hop variants are a big hit. If you’ve gone to your local comic book and noticed you can’t find a single one on the rack, then you’re well aware of that. Like any good company who likes making money, Marvel is at it again with a batch paying homage to LL Cool J, Wu Tang Clan, Big Daddy …

The Business Models of Freelancing and Design Agencies and Who Can Start Their Own Business

When you’re looking at going freelance or starting your own design agency, you’ll want to understand and examine the business models and the …

Interaction Design

I'm a black female entrepreneur in Silicon Valley – and I hate the phrase 'Beating the odds'

You don't need me to tell you how hyper-competitive, White, and male the worlds of finance and technology are. I believe I am being entirely fair in saying it is not any small feat that I - Black, female, and from a working-class Tennessee upbringing — have successfully navigated both of these …

Silicon Valley

How To Quit College To Work With Top Startups

How do you quit university and start working with leading Silicon Valley startups without a degree? This young Czech designer has an answer.<p>Today, I’m talking with Lubos Volkov, a talented designer from the Czech Republic. He’s leading the Design Team at Toptal, an exclusive network of the top …

Startups

What Happened When I Broke the Rules of Entrepreneurship

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When I left my high-paying job at a successful private equity firm in San Francisco, I broke "the rules." For the first time in my life, I felt free but also very afraid. It’s every financial professional’s dream to become a partner at a …

Architect David Adjaye Tells Us About Washington D.C.’s National Museum of African American History and Culture

Masterminded by the British architect, a new museum devoted to the African-American experience will open on September 24 in Washington, D.C.<p>British architect David Adjaye, born in Tanzania to Ghanaian parents, was already in his 20s when he visited the U.S. for the first time. But he now has a key …

This Aviation-Themed 1967 Ford Mustang Is a Pilot’s Dream Come True

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Designers’ Choice: Pros Pick Their Favorite Chevrolet Camaro

Which Camaro Design is Your Favorite?<p><i>Huge curb appeal has always been part of the Chevrolet Camaro‘s successful formula, but which design rises above the rest? We asked famous automotive designers for their picks — keep reading to learn about their favorites.</i><p><b>Read more about the Camaro as it</b> …

N.Y.C.’s Next Great Cultural Destination: A Wild Shape-Shifting Building

The Shed takes “multipurpose room” to the next level.<p>Like many of the experimental architects in the 1960s, Cedric Price had ideas so radical that they were destined to the confines of sketchbook pages and treatises. One such proposal is the “Fun Palace,” a shape-shifting theater that reconfigures …

10 Things you must-do before becoming an entrepreneur

Share7<p>Tweet<p>Share8<p>+11<p>Shares 16<p>Entrepreneurship has become one of the most respected and intelligent paths to take. It’s saved our economy and moves …

11 Easy Industrial Interior Design Style Ideas

Read on for 11 easy industrial interior design style ideas that will transform a drab pad into the ‘loft’ of your dreams.

Interior Design

The 16 most breathtaking buildings in the world, according to architects

Like paintings and sculptures, buildings can be beautiful works of art.<p>We asked architects to tell us the one building that's a game-changer for building design, inspired them to become architects, or that they simply find stunning.<p>Here are 16 of the most breathtaking buildings in the world, …

Solar shelter shines a light on refugee integration

One of the problems that can arise when providing housing for asylum seekers is that communities can see a burden involved, but not necessarily a …

Prototypes

30-Year-Old Who Sold His Startup For $170 Million Just Wrote 1,284 Slides On How To Win Life

Self-improvement

18 things successful people do in their 20s

Your 20s are a time of major transitions.<p>The choices you make in this critical decade lay the foundation for your career, relationships, health, and …