Erin Franzen

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Antarctic Scientists Infiltrate Penguin Huddles With Adorable Remote-Controlled Car

Penguin spying, for science<p>Oh, hello. What have we here? I'm intrigued and I'm not even a penguin.<p>So this little chick on wheels is actually a remote-controlled RFID reader. A team of researchers from Europe and Australia developed the machine to keep track of the birds they study. The birds …

Biased pamphlet bodes ill for left-behind foreign parents outside Japan

After years of pressure from foreign governments and enormous efforts by “left-behind” parents to have access to children abducted to and from Japan …

Expectations mount in Japan for Abe-Xi meeting

Expectations are growing in Japan that Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will meet Chinese President Xi Jinping for an ice-breaking chat next month, while an …

Minimalist Photos Document the Colorful Details of Havana

This beautifully simple series by photographer Tom Blachford features the everyday life, architecture, and cars found throughout the city of Havana. Using his signature minimalist approach, Blachford documented his travels throughout Cuba's capital from every angle.<p>Blachford captured pedestrians …

Erwin Olaf: Volume II

Netherlands-born photographer Erwin Olaf is internationally famed for his mysterious and moody imagery—from hyper-posed, traditionally inspired portraits and still lifes to the seemingly creepy and voyeuristic. His photos create a strong sense of atmosphere and, while never fully telling a story, …

Video: Despite World Ice Loss, Antarctic Ice Cover Reaches Record Size

But the ice is thin.<p>Even as most of the world's ice is melting due to climate change, Antarctica's sea ice grew this year, to cover more ocean than ever in human memory.<p>Researchers maintain a catalogue of satellite images of the frozen Antarctic seas that dates back to the late 1970s. While the …

From Bottle to Bag: Thread Collaborates with Moop to Create Responsible Bags Out of Haitian Trash

Most of us have seen the islands of discarded plastic bottles that bob around in our oceans and create mountains in landfill sites, but there are a …

This DiorBar Bag Sets the...

To infinity and beyond.<p>The DiorBar bag is named for the brand's classic New Look jacket and leverages two key elements of the season—ladylike and pink. A boxy cut, with soft edges, feminine top handle and two-jeweled closures, the bag made its debut at Raf Simmons first collection for the …

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Case Study: Messenger Bag by Ugmonk

2 years in the making, Ugmonk by Jeff Sheldon recently introduced a Waxed Canvas Messenger Bag to his shop. Based in Philadelphia USA, Jeff has being …

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H & M bag to hold Mulberry double binder

Home <b>›</b> Stationery, Notebooks and Organisers <b>›</b> Filofaxes and other ring organisers <b>›</b> <b>H & M bag to hold Mulberry double binder</b><p><i>on</i> May 10, 2014 • ( 2 )<p>I …

Outback Solo Is A Real Purse For Real Men [Review]

<b>Outback Solo for iPad Air</b> by Waterfield <b><br>Category:</b> Bags <b><br>Works With:</b>iPad Air, Mini <b><br>Price:</b> $108 as tested<p>If Indiana Jones carried an iPad, he’d carry it in the Outback Solo. It’s a beautiful, tough waxed-canvas and leather number, with a padded lining for an iPad, pockets on the front for an iPhone and a …

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Winter Session's Two-Tone Day Pack

In late 2013 we were introduced to Denver's Winter Session, makers of rugged waxed canvas bags and assorted leather goods. The clean aesthetic is immediately attractive to a range of tastes, and is most appealing about the young brand. Sleek lines, honest materials and modest colorways make each …

Watch Mars and the Moon Buddy Up for a Close Encounter

Skywatchers have a chance to see the moon sweep past a fading Mars on Monday night.<p>After the sun goes down this evening, look about 15 degrees up from the southwest horizon. (The width of your clenched fist held at arm’s length measures about 10 degrees.) There you’ll see a crescent moon, 30 …

3 Stealth Meditations You Can Do Anytime, Anywhere | Inc.com

With pursuing happiness all the rage at the moment, no doubt someone has already recommended meditation to you. What new insight could yet another expert touting the benefits of mindfulness training possibly have to offer?<p>Sharon Salzberg--a celebrated meditation teacher and author of several books, …

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Articles about hazy wall clock on Dwell.com - Dwell

We’ve started a new year and entered a new era of strained economics, so now more than ever is the time to be on top of...<p>From the traditional with a twist to completely conceptual, these timely wall clocks will tell the hour, impress the guests, and...<p>A tiny bit like the Renzo Piano-designed …

What Your Home Says About You (and How to Tell If It's Wrong) --> http://on.apttherapy.com/lwmIxI In a world of design blogs and Pinterest, it’s sometimes hard to not pine over beautiful homes, without taking the time to assess whether or not they’d work for us. The key is getting to the root of your lifestyle, and then setting up your home up accordingly. Here's how to get started:

Luminous 3 Bedroom Apartment Flaunting Modern Scandinavian Style

How do you choose your 3 bedroom apartment design? Maybe you fell in love with the modern Scandinavian style and that’s exactly why this apartment …

A Gallery of Bohemian Bedrooms --> http://on.apttherapy.com/BHAw7B If you love the bohemian look — or you're just looking to add a little color or texture or pattern to your sleeping space — you'll find plenty of inspiration in this set of ten eclectic bedrooms.