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Meet The Four-Dimensional Numbers That Led to Modern Algebra

Imagine winding the hour hand of a clock back from 3 o’clock to noon. Mathematicians have long known how to describe this rotation as a simple …

Mathematics

Why the Devil Plays the Fiddle

The audience should have been filled with hushed excitement that spring night in 1831 at London’s King’s Theatre as they awaited the debut of a …

5-Minute Creamy Cold Cappuccino Pie

This creamy cold cappuccino pie is so easy to prepare, so refreshing, and creamy. If you like desserts that include coffee, like tiramisu, then this …

How Can We Fix the Architecture Crit? First, Ask for Evidence

<i>This article was originally published by Common Edge as "To Fix Architecture, Fix the Design Crit."</i><p>In architecture, the act of formally critiquing …

Century-Old Decisions That Impact Children Every Day

Alexandra Lange's interest in school design started in her childhood, when she read <i>Little House on the Prairie,</i> with its indelible depiction of Laura's one-room schoolhouse in Wisconsin.<p>Today, she's an architecture and design critic. Her new book, <i>The Design of Childhood,</i> considers the physical …

Education

10 day Italy itinerary - perfect for first time visitors

This article may contain compensated links. See our full disclosure <b>here</b><p>Are you dreaming of Italy and want some ideas to help you plan your …

Italy

People Can’t Believe This Apartment Is Only 22 Square Meters (236 Sq. ft) After Seeing These Pics

Urbanization is increasing rapidly, as more and more people flock to big cities from rural areas to find better opportunities for themselves. This is …

Washing Machines

10 Essential Skills Every Interior Designer Needs to Have

Think you have the skills it takes to become an interior designer? Whether your friends are always telling you that you have an “eye for design” or you're ready to change careers, it's worth considering the abilities one needs to land great interior design jobs. Creativity and passion are certainly …

Infographic: Common Logo Design Brief Descriptors How They Might Differ

Image by Peper Pascual and featured with permission<p><b>What might clients</b> mean when they tell you to keep a design “young but not too playful,” or …

Graphic Design

People With ‘Too Many Interests’ More Likely to be Successful, According to Research

The most comprehensive case that has ever been made for why nearly everyone should become a polymath in a modern knowledge economy<p><i>“Jack of all</i> …

Urbanisation in Pakistan fastest in South Asia

Hafeez Ullah Khan - Civilization's history is also history of urbanization (an old age process at varying pace through time) with a few cities around …

Student team wins urban design competition

Architecture & Design<p>News & Events<p>Public Engagement<p>jeff.tyson@cornell.edu<p>(607) 793-5769<p>A multidisciplinary team from Cornell has won the $50,000 …

Ray tracing explained: The future of hyper-realistic graphics

It may not be as close as some companies are making out.<p>Ray tracing has long been gaming's holy grail. A method of creating hyper-realistic lighting and graphics, for years ray tracing has been promised as the technology that will take games the next step closer to total realism. Ray tracing has …

8 Psychic Cleansing Rituals for Highly Sensitive People & Empaths.

A post shared by Sarah Theresa (@zenchic23) on Jan 30, 2018 at 6:38am PST<p>I’ve spent my whole life caring for others.<p>I’ve also spent my life fighting …

Florence Renaissance: How to Experience the Historic City Now

Florence, Italy is having something of a renaissance right now. With the opening of Gucci Garden, and jewelry designers such as Temple St. Clair opting to set up shop in historic locations like the Ponte Vecchio, there’s never been a better time to visit. Even on a more foundational level, the city …

What's the most walkable city in the world? (Survey)

<b>On this National Walking Day, we ask what does a walkable city look like, and which one wins?</b><p>Planner and consultant Brent Toderian asked the question …

Bistros

We asked a matchmaker whether age gaps really matter in relationships, and the answer might surprise you

FilmDistrict (US)<p><b>A 2017 study examined 3,000 participants and their relationships and found that couples who were far apart in age had a higher</b> …

Tensile Structures: How Do They Work and What Are the Different Types?

Historically inspired by some of the first man-made shelters—such as the black tents first developed using camel leather by the nomads of the Sahara …

Architecture

Goa now a popular tourist destination in monsoon too

Panaji, Mar 18 (PTI) The image of Goa seems to be changing to a 'monsoon destination', from being a popular summer hot-spot till now for …

What is BIM and Why Does it Seem to be Fundamental in the Current Architectural Design?

BIM (Building Information Modeling) is a methodology that allows architects to create digital design simulations to manage all the information …

Bim

Gentrification, Alienation, and Homelessness: What Really Happens When Amazon Moves to Town?

<i>This article was originally published by Common Edge as "A Seattleite Reflects on the City in the Age of Amazon."</i><p>At first, it was just a crane or …

CC BY-SA

Vacations That Make You A Better Person & Change The World

Everyone can contribute to changing the world. Be it a resolution to recycle more or you might decide to vacation somewhere which will help people. …

Wildlife

New Mexico’s Sad Bet on Space Exploration

Spaceport America was supposed to bring a thriving space industry to the southern New Mexico desert—but for now it’s a futurist tourist attraction, not an operational harbor to the cosmos.<p>Soon after departing the small resort town of Truth or Consequences, New Mexico, the video monitors on the bus …

New Mexico

This urban population is leading the world in life expectancy

<b>Hong Kong (CNN) —</b> Skyscrapers for as far as you can see, people walking toward you from all angles on densely packed streets, lights flashing almost everywhere and a subway that typically gets you where you want to go in under 30 minutes.<p>This is life with more than 7 million people living on a …

101 movies about cities

Recommended viewing from Curbed contributors and film critics<p>I<p>n our ever-changing cities, as neighbors and neighborhoods move and evolve, it’s challenging to capture the fleeting moments and small stories that make urban life so dynamic.<p>Film, in many ways, can be the perfect medium for urban …

New York City

15 cities across the world that should be at the top of your travel bucket-list

Every year, we ask our readers to rate the best cities in the world, and the results continue to surprise us. Not only do newcomers sometimes float to the top, but longtime favorites also continue to reappear — a testament to a destination's enduring popularity. This year's group of winners span …

Bucket Lists

WATCH: Dubai Expo 2020 pavilions begin to rise from the desert

The pavilions planned for Expo 2020 Dubai are seen rising from the desert sand in the latest sneak peak of the construction site released by Dubai …

Skyscrapers

Saudi Arabia Plans to Invest $64 Billion to Build an Entertainment Industry

Saudi Arabia is preparing to pump $64 billion into its nascent entertainment industry as part of Vision 2030, the social and economic reform program …

24matins.uk

Sport<p>England were Sunday looking forward to their first World Cup semi-final since 1990 as host nation Russia came to terms with the end of their...<p>2 …

City wants to move quickly with Touch the Water project along river

A proposed promenade along the North Saskatchewan River near the old Rossdale power plant could include large stairs leading to a path along the …

City Politics