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10 Toronto restaurants with long lines worth the wait

Plenty of Toronto restaurants, bars and local fast food joints have long lineups. But only some of them are worth the wait. These ones all have a …

7 excellent ideas you can copy from this great house

Something interesting is happening across Poland: modern and minimalist design aesthetics are fast gaining popularity and are being installed in …

Prototypes

How to Build a Sleek Outdoor Sofa for Cheap

Buying pre-made outdoor patio furniture can be expensive, but this DIY outdoor sofa can be made in a day using basic supplies from your home store.<p>There's nothing better than enjoying a summer evening while lounging on patio sofa, but pre-made patio furniture is anything but cheap. Still, don't let …

The House for Contemporary Art by Ryumei Fujiki + Yukiko Sato

This is an award-winning project designed by Ryumei Fujiki and Yukiko Sato who are famous for “Aqua-scape” and “Artificial Topography”. It has been …

Architectural Watercolors of a Dreamlike Warsaw by Tytus Brzozowski | Colossal

<p>Architect and watercolorist Tytus Brzozowski imagines a dreamlike world where giant structures rest on towering stilts and trains seem to emerge …

Architecture

You Need To Visit These 20 Websites If You Want To Learn New Skills

It’s Monday again.<p>The annoying alarm breaks the piece of silence you are enjoying. You keep pressing snooze and don’t want to leave your bed. As the …

Employment

Thrifty Architect Built Himself a Warm Modern Home for $175K

When architects build their own homes, they tend to tackle awesome challenges like, say, making grain silos wonderfully livable or crafting indoor "tree houses." For Austin-based architect <b>Shane Michael Pavonetti</b>, it was all about building a low-budget modern dwelling that doesn't look low-budget at …

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How best to draw income from your retirement savings

Investing for retirement isn't easy. But it can pale in comparison to dealing with investments once you have reached the magic date. Not only do retirees still have to manage their money, they must ensure they don't outlive it as well.<p>They have to draw income, too, often from multiple sources, each …

Top 10 Motorcycle Rides in the U.S.

Explore the best drives in the United States for motorcyclists.<p>There’s something uniquely satisfying about touring by motorcycle. The enhanced sense of freedom. The heightened adventure and awareness as you sweep through twisties and curves. You could never get so close to nature's beauty from …

Canadian school in Hong Kong fires group of teachers after year of tumult

A Canadian school in Hong Kong fired a group of its teachers early Thursday afternoon, putting an exclamation point on a tumultuous year marked by warring for control of an elite institution.<p>The bloodletting left teachers in shock and students in tears as a secretary handed pink slips to 11 staff, …

Hélène Leloup on Mbembe Sculpture, the Rare African Art Now at the Met

Photo: Courtesy of Hélène Leloup<p>When <b>Hélène Leloup</b> departed Paris for Africa in 1952, she had no way of knowing that it was only the first of countless similar journeys she would eventually make. Still a student at the time–one whose widowed mother found her concentration in political science to be, …

Teaching profession headed for crisis as numbers continue to drop and working lives become 'unbearable'

The working lives of teachers have become “unbearable” because of constant monitoring and as a result they are quitting in such numbers that the …

"This was the first botanical garden purely for Australian native plants"

<b>Movie:</b> in our second exclusive interview from this year's World Architecture Festival, Scott Adams of Taylor Cullity Lethlean discusses the design of …

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