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When Tension is a Good Thing: How To Avoid Rooms That are Too Perfect

(Image credit: Wanderer's Palace)<p>During my career as an interior designer, I've been involved in several full-scale home designs. It's a fun gig, but …

Online Spanish Tutor | Best Spanish Tuition Services

Welcome To 123 Spanish Tutor<p>Learn Spanish by taking lessons online with a personal Spanish tutor. It's quicker, easier and more fun!<p>Great teaching …

Language Learning

Why Do Watches Cost So Much?

After I tell people that I write about watches, the question inevitably arises: why do some watches cost so much? (This after the incredulity that …

Twisted Dancers Become Human Sculptures on City Streets

<i>Bodies in Urban Spaces</i> is a rare and unique performance where dancers move throughout a city and organize their bodies into the nooks and crannies of public spaces. Created by Austria-based artist Cie Willi Dorner, the ephemeral series produces a visually tense relationship between people and their …

Sculpture

82 Short Hairstyles & Haircuts For Men

Sick of googling <b>men’s short hairstyles</b> and coming up with nothing, but in serious need of a style update? You’ve come a long way since your Year 10 …

Powerfully Dramatic Landscapes by 23-Year-Old Shane Hawk

Whether we are watching or not, the sun rises every day and sets every evening. On a regular basis, 23-year-old photographer Shane Hawk turns his eye towards the sky to document the daily magic that takes place overhead. Based in California, Hawk began photographing with just an iPhone. He has …

Landscape Photography

Incredible Award-Winning Aquatic Designs Inspired By Nature

<b>Serkan etinkol, Turkey: 2013 IAPLC Top 27</b><p>Every year, the International Aquatic Plants Layout Contest (IAPLC) receives design concepts from aquarium hobbyists throughout the world. Designers propose a wide range of concepts set within various tank sizes that are intended to function as …

Hong Kong

Selfies at night: Canadian photographer immerses himself in the wilderness - in pictures

Paul Zizka takes photos of himself in the wilderness of Canada. He began photographing night scenes but by adding himself into the shot he created a relationship between the central figure in the image and the nature around him. Paul uses the HDR technique to achieve these results

15 Whimsically Surreal GIFs To Get Lost In

These amazing GIFs, created by artist Romain Laurent, will definitely bring a smile to your face.

The most beautiful places on Earth – in pictures

As Lonely Planet turns 40 this year, the publisher has picked the most magnificent sights across the globe to be included in a new book entitled Beautiful World, which contains more than 200 images and aims to inspire readers to see the world as they have never seen it before

Super Creative iPhone Photos

Brock Davis is a very talented designer who likes to use his creativity and his iphone camera to work together. In 2013 he took some awesome photos …

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Singapore’s Beautifully Soulful Willow House

Built in Singapore, the <i>Willow House</i> is an open and airy home designed to invite as much of the outdoors inside. Created by Guz Architects, the home rests atop a small hill and was built to capture as much of Singapore's seldom wind and cross breeze as possible. To do this, the architects left the …

Architecture

How to Prevent Common Running Injuries

Proper form, strength training, and the right shoes can prevent injury.<p>It's an all too common scenario: Runner begins training program. A month or so later, a twinge settles on a knee. Runner stretches, pops ibuprofen, keeps running. A few—or maybe 100—runs later, runner is on the couch, ice pack …

How Technology Is Warping Your Memory

Take a moment to think about the last time you memorized someone's phone number. Was it way back when, perhaps circa 2001? And when was the last time you were at a dinner party or having a conversation with friends, when you whipped out your smartphone to Google the answer to someone's question? …

The Insanity Of Bitcoin, Explained

There’s no better way to appreciate the trippiness of the digital currency Bitcoin than this hallucinatory animated video.<p>If you’ve been paying attention to the news, you might have heard that digital currency Bitcoin is currently the talk of Wall Street after skyrocketing in value to trade at over …

Does Varying Bed Time Make You Fatter?

In study, inconsistent sleep patterns linked to storing more fat.<p>Not getting enough sleep has been linked to higher weight. According to new research, your sleep habits could still affect your body composition, even if you get sufficient rest.<p>Researchers at Brigham Young University assessed the …

Digitally Altered Trees Resemble Ghostly Spirits

In her latest series <i>Disturbing the Spirits</i>, photographer Ellen Jantzen shows us beautiful, ghostly visions of trees as they would appear throughout the seasons. Using digital manipulation, she keeps some parts of the trees intact while she blurs most of their imagery.<p>When asked to describe her …

Photography

Ambition and Meditation in KOAN Sound & Asa’s ‘Sanctuary EP’ - The Fox Is Black

Out of Bristol, KOAN Sound seemed like they were going to be another member of the dub-step scene that took over the past five years. The duo of Will …

Surreal Painted Faces Make Us Question What We Are Seeing

Moscow-based photographer Alexander Khokhlov explores the visually transformative power of paint and makeup in his <i>2D or not 2D</i> and <i>Angry Beards</i> projects. Both bodies of work are part of the photographer's overarching <i>Art of Face</i> series that includes an ever-growing collection of beauty shots …

Art

You Won’t Believe These Shots Of Snowflakes Were Taken With An Ordinary Cam

The macro-photography of Alexey Kijatov will make you feel like it’s your first time seeing a snowflake.<p>Snowflakes teach us many lessons when we’re children. It teaches us about the fractal beauty that lies beneath all things; it teaches us about uniqueness, patterns, and infinity. But for some …

Photo Series Captures the Stunning Beauty of Siamese Fighting Fish

A few years ago, Bangkok-based photographer Visarute Angkatavanich started selling his work through microstock sites, and so he went in search of …

Training advice - The Running Bug

THE FUTURE OF APPLE: Gene Munster's Guide To Its 2014 New Product Releases

On the roadmap: new iPhones and iPads of course.<p>But a lot of the focus was on Apple's plans for a television, smart watch, and Web-connected devices in the home.<p>This is his exclusive presentation.

Piper Jaffray

11 Little Signs You’re Doing Just Fine

<i>Focus on what you don’t have and you will never have enough. Be thankful for what you do have and you will end up having even more.</i><p>It’s a vague …