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Life Lessons From Our Cats and Dogs

Recently, while I was convalescing from minor surgery, I had the pleasure of receiving love and companionship from our two affectionate and adopted cats: Buddy and Rascal.<p>While laying on the couch wrapped in my favorite, cozy blanket, I was visited by this furry pair. They gingerly walked around my …

Groomers Make a Dragon-Cat and a Bee-Dog

We all want a pet dragon, but we also don't want to die. This presents a conundrum, unless you can visit Dara Gotz's animal salon in Yekaterinburg, …

Cats Who Simply Cannot Deny Their Affection For Dogs

<i>By Lindsey Robertson</i><p>You know the expression fight like cats and dogs? Well, you won't catch a glimpse of that in any of the 9 photos ahead, where the …

Cats Who Simply Cannot Deny Their Affection For Dogs

<i>By Lindsey Robertson</i><p>You know the expression fight like cats and dogs? Well, you won't catch a glimpse of that in any of the 9 photos ahead, where the …

Dog Has Cat's Back

Hello and thank you for the insane cat pictures.<p>Below you will find an example of dog heroism.<p>A cat in need of protection receives it and a further escalation is avoided. That is obviously good news.<p>But more needs to be done to get at the root of the problem that caused the initial conflict between …

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The Celebrity Cats and Dogs of 2014

It’s no secret that cats and dogs dominate the Internet (though cats would take issue with that statement). Throughout the year, adorable photos and …

Pets

Cat Tries To Hypnotize Dog Friend With Dreamy Head Massage

“Just concentrate on my voice, and close your eyes… You no longer need tennis balls in your life.”<p>Comedian Chris Cohen recently translated a purr-fect hypnotherapy/massage session conducted by a cat on his dog friend. Watch how it all went down in the video above.<p>H/T Tastefully Offensive

5 Reasons Life Is Better For Cat People

Science demonstrates that both cats and dogs can provide health and social benefits to humans - and both cat owners and dog owners are quick to tell you how much their preferred pet improves their happiness and quality of life.<p>But science tells us there are some unique benefits that come with cats. …

Watch four Jack Russell puppies dog pile on this very understanding cat

These Jack Russell puppies are only a month old so they don’t know just how tolerant this older cat is being with them. The confused litter of …

Social News

The wonders of Islamic architecture

<b>With the widespread growth of Islam over the centuries, the fusion of distinct architectural styles and traditional Islamic art has given the world</b> …

Neri&Hu's design for a Shanghai punch bar references the city's old alleyways

Chinese studio Neri&Hu has added bamboo-lined booths and green glass lampshades to a Shanghai bar that specialises in one drink – punch (+ slideshow).<p>…

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Ibuku Constructs Three Bamboo Homes in Bali's Gorgeous Green Village

Designed by Ibuku, Bali's Green Village is a community of gorgeous homes built entirely from bamboo. Construction on the village began in 2010, and …

Bali’s bamboo architecture is sustainable—and spectacular

“There was a time when you could not be poor enough, or rural enough, to want to live in a bamboo house,” says Ibuku founder Elora Hardy.<p>A former print designer for Donna Karan, Hardy now leads an Indonesian firm that creates innovative, luxurious structures out of cheap, sustainable, plentiful …

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10 incredible tiny houses in Japan: a photo tour

Despite being known as the office video game nerd here at <i>RocketNews24</i>, one of my secret passions is architecture. But not just any old architecture, …

Little Lost Valley Cabin

A restored 700 square feet cabin in Summit Springs Ranch, Idaho. Photos by Turner & Fitch. Designed by Clark Stevens. More info. here.

Cabins

Swedish Wooden Cabin

Le concept de cette Mini House est né de la collaboration entre l’architecte Jonas Wagell et de l’entreprise suédoise Sommarnöjen. En bois, cette …

Couple Spent 7 Years In A Drafty Old Trailer So They Could Build This Dreamy Home

Ron and Sue Corl have a motto – “live small to have it all” and they seem to truly understand all the joys that come with living in a tiny house. …

Tiny House Movement

Ultra-Posh Tiny Homes: The Small House Movement Goes Luxe

Luxury homes tend to have a few defining characteristics, but one of the most important aspects is doubtless an abundance of space. The most expensive homes currently on the market–$195 million Palazzo di Amore in Los Angeles, $139 million Le Palais Royal in Florida—weigh in at a massive 53,000 and …

Real Estate

Couple Build 704 Sq. Ft. Cabin That ‘Fits Like a Glove’

This couple decided to build their own custom designed 704 sq. ft. cabin to simplify their lives.<p>They wanted to cut their bills, become more energy …

Tiny House Movement

Homestead Building Plans and Design Ideas from Mother Earth News Magazine

<b>Homestead Building Plans and Design Ideas from Mother Earth News Magazine</b><p>Build your own portable chicken coop, pole barn, greenhouse, guest cottage, …

Inhabitat - Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building

Green Design

Build a Gypsy Wagon in the Woods - All It Takes Is Ingenuity, Elbow Grease And (mostly) Recycled Components!

Tiny homes are popping up all over the place these days, and this particular micro home-on-wheels, fashioned to look like a classic gypsy wagon, is …

Design on Another Level: Platform Furniture, Raised Rooms and Other Ideas & Inspiration

Think just because you've got a single story you have to keep all your decor flat on the ground? Adding built steps, platforms and levels in your …