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30 Books You Need to Read to Earn 'Well-Read' Status

With this list, you'll feel like you can dominate the Trivial Pursuit literature section.<p><i>What books should one read to feel well-read? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Cristina Hartmann,</b> …

The 25 Best Inventions of 2016

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What People Who Make Video Games Think of Westworld

We don’t know all the secrets of HBO’s hit series Westworld, but we do know the park inside the show is essentially just like a video game There are …

This New App Puts 3D Scanning In The Hands Of Designers

Canvas makes it easier to take 3D scans of spaces and turn them into usable CAD files.<p>In 2013, the startup Occipital launched the Structure Sensor, a portable 3D scanner that hooks up to an iPad, on Kickstarter. After becoming one of the site’s most funded campaigns at the time, the company began …

U.S. Takes Major Step Toward Wind and Solar Development

The Obama administration on Thursday took a major step toward encouraging development of renewable energy on federal lands in six Western states by …

House 1105 / H Arquitectes

... A really small facing South plot, the result of Judith’s parent’s house segregation…<p>This brief site description contains the main conditions to …

Don't Give Up On the Planet

Welcome to the future. A future that me, and many Americans who put their faith in science, have been staring at in bewilderment, denial, and abject …

An Actor's Modern New York Apartment Gets Warmed Up

This project began as a brand-new sleek and bare one-bedroom apartment in an ultra-modern luxury condominium at 50 United Nations Plaza, which was …

Walmart’s Black Friday deals include 4K TVs and discounted consoles

We’re two weeks away from Thanksgiving, which means that Black Friday is just around the corner. Walmart is joining in on the sale action, with the company offering its trademark discount on TVs — this year, offering several 4K models, along with deals on consoles and computers.<p>Walmart is using a …

Industry, party figures mix with Trump loyalists for cabinet picks

EPA, Energy, Interior, and Health and Human Services would all see radical change.<p>The US government's science efforts are split across a variety of …

PS4 Pro features: 5 reasons to upgrade from your old PlayStation 4

The PS4 Pro is set to hit stores on Thursday, Nov. 10. You may still be debating whether it's worth upgrading from your trusty old PlayStation 4, and …

How Thomas Heatherwick Became the Pied Piper of Architecture

The 46-year-old Briton’s latest projects—whether London’s Garden Bridge, New York’s Pier 55, or Google’s new headquarters—are making him the most talked about designer in the world. Paul Goldberger explores how he’s pushed the limits of possibility, and created unconventional and controversial …

This San Diego Beach House is Stacked With Charm

Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most captivating design and architecture shots of the week.<p>The team at The Building Workshop shared one of their San Diego projects where they turned a beachside cottage into a 2,800-square-foot modern home that looks out to …

29 Rustic Kitchen Ideas You'll Want to Copy Photos

There’s a certain warmth and charm to a rustic kitchen. And when it comes to creating this cozy look in the heart of the home, there’s no shortage of kitchen decorating ideas, from weathered wood beams and painted cabinets to rugged stone floors and farm tables. This classic style brings a casual …

Kitchens

How do astronauts vote from space?

By Sarah Kaplan<p>Sarah Kaplan<p>Reporter for Speaking of Science<p>Email Bio Follow<p>There's no way Shane Kimbrough could get to his polling place in time to vote today. Living 250 miles above the Earth makes for a pretty long commute.<p>Instead, Kimbrough — the sole American on the International Space Station …

Space Exploration

This Bar In Japan Is Built Entirely From Trash

While Leonardo DiCaprio is making the rounds online with his newest eco-documentary “Before The Flood“, a small town of Kamikatsu, Japan, is making a …

Recycling

Donald Trump wins 2016 presidential election: victory speech, full transcript

Against all odds, polls, and projections, Donald Trump claimed victory in the presidential election Tuesday, delivering a speech at the Hilton Hotel in New York City on Tuesday to a cheering crowd of supporters.<p>It was an unexpected outcome for the Republican candidate, who beat out not only a …

Flashy Recyclable Photovoltaic System Breaks Record for Solar Energy

Medium-sized, plastic silicon cell and solar concentrator photovoltaic modules achieve 5.8 efficiency Photo: Angèle Reinders/University of …

New Book Illustrates Different Sketching Processes Used by Industrial Designers

Tom Skeehan's book on design drawing is 200 pages of Australian goodness<p>Remember rendering expert Mark Kokavec releasing his <i>How to Draw Figures</i> book? …

Why Italian Craftsmanship Is Superior to Everything Else

Legendary furniture mogul Roberto Minotti explains the history and quality of his country's design tradition<p>There's no doubt that Italians know good design. From Ettore Sottsass's whimsical Memphis furniture to Gio Ponti's sleek wares, Italy has been a leader in innovative, beautiful, and …

Furniture

America isn’t using nearly as much renewable energy as Americans think

Of all the energy the US uses, how much comes from wind and solar power? Take a guess (without Googling!).<p>The average American, at least according to this new survey from communications and PR firm Makovsky, has it at 20 percent — 11 percent from solar, 9 percent from wind.<p>That is … quite wrong. In …

Differences between web design and web development

“Web Design” and “Web development” are compatible terms, but they really do very different meaning. If you want to establish a new project or a new …

Big data is about to transform renewable energy

Developments in the US and China are eroding Europe's lead in renewable energy. But if the EU could harness the power of the big data, it could …

Tesla Made Its Biggest Battery Twice as Powerful

Tesla announced on Thursday that it made several improvements to Powerpack, an energy storage device that is supposed to help the electric grid make …

The world's first levitating pneumatic Hyperloop system will be tested next week

Canada’s only Hyperloop competitor is gearing up for its first functional test on November 1, and it promises to make a splash. The University of …