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This amazing living sculpture is covered in over 3,000 plants

This Infinite Green sculpture in Wroclaw, Poland is a spiral-shaped wooden building covered entirely with hanging plants. Built from steel and wood, …

Design

Arthur Schopenhauer on the Relationship Between Genius and Madness and How Memory Mediates the Blurry Line Between Sanity and Insanity

“Every advance of intellect beyond the ordinary measure, as an abnormal development, disposes to madness.”<p><i>“I don’t believe insanity is either a requirement or a guarantee for brilliance,”</i> cosmologist Janna Levin wrote in her elegant inquiry into madness and genius. And yet the cooccurrence of the …

A short history of political plagiarism

Melania Trump’s speech at the Republican convention bore more than a passing resemblance to that delivered by Michelle Obama at the 2008 Democratic convention. In following very close to parts of someone else’s speech, the would-be first lady was in good company. Joe Biden, the US vice-president, …

Spirituality Through Service

My grandfather Baba Amte, was born in 1914 and was called a 'fearless seeker' by Mahatma Gandhi. Born with a silver spoon in his mouth, he spent a quarter of his life as the son of a wealthy landlord, owning 4000 acres of land, a pet cheetah, a Singer racing car and a deep pen-friendship with Greta …

Welcome to earthships: an off-the-grid solution to Canada's housing crisis?

Homes made of recycled materials have sprung up across the country in recent years, but it’s the first time one will be built on a First Nations reserve<p>Francine Doxtator is on a search for used tires. For months, the soft-spoken 56-year-old has asked everyone she knows – and anyone new she meets – …

A Dark and Majestic Fairy Tale of Animals Lost in the Forest Mist

Frank Machalowski’s <i>Tierwald</i> hangs heavy with mystery. In the apparent silence of the forest, rendered in delicate greys, great beasts hulk, meeting …

Habitats