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Tour New York’s Underground Art Museum

New Yorkers and tourists may head to the Met and MoMA to look at art, but many of the city's best works lie beneath the streets, as part of the MTA's …

UNESCO Recognizes The Awesome Design Of 5 New Cities

Five new metropolises have been named as part of UNESCO’s City of Design program, an award meant to recognize cities’ contributions to the design world and foster cooperation between some of the great epicenters of design worldwide. Dundee, Scotland; Turin, Italy; Bilbao, Spain; Helsinki, Finland; …

Masterful Photographs Transform Dried Scotch Into Interstellar Landscapes

Ernie Button's skillfully composed photographs transform the remnants of a glass of scotch into brilliantly colored celestial settings. The Phoenix-based photographer captures the wondrous natural beauty of crystallized residue of single malt scotch at the bottom of a glass in a series titled</i> …

Whiskey

Simplify. Photo by davebloggs007 on Flickr.

How video game remakes do retro right and wrong

<i>Halo</i> doesn’t look as good as you remember.<p>I know this because I’ve been playing <i>Halo: The Master Chief Collection</i> on Xbox One, which includes lavish remakes of the over-a-decade-old first two <i>Halo</i> games. It has an amazing feature that lets you flip back to the originals with the touch of a button; …

Everyday Things You Didn't Know Were Invented By NASA

When you think of the US space program, spaceships and satellites may be the first thing that comes to mind, but there are plenty of mundane items …

NASA clears Orion spacecraft for first test flight next week

NASA's newest deep space capsule Orion, is getting ready for its first uncrewed test flight, launching next week.<p>The space agency and Lockheed Martin - the company that manufactured Orion for NASA - have given the "go" to proceed with the capsule's robotic test on Dec. 4. The company and agency …

Unusual Apertures in This Industrial Designer/Mechanical Engineer Couple's House

Flipping through architecture blogs, I'm used to seeing modernist houses with the de rigueur Le Corbusier chaise longue and the Eames chairs inside. …