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Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

What She Said<p>Paper towels are not coffee filters.<p>By Beca Grimm4 days agoView More<p>Hair<p>A slightly more nuanced guide to a very simple haircut.<p>By Adam …

Make Your Own Abstract Photo With Cocktail Umbrellas

The other day while watching TV, I saw a stunning piece of abstract art used in an office. Looking closely, I saw that it was basically a bird’s-eye …

Room of the Day: Spa-Like Relaxing in a London Garden

Shortly after the successful renovation of their 1920s home, the owners of this London property invited their architect, Lester Bennett of Folio …

Architecture

The Right Stone for Your Garden Design

Stone has always been a cost-effective hardscape material for all garden styles. In gravel form it has been used in landscapes from the raked Zen …

Grow a Beautiful Fall Garden in a Pot

I don’t know about you, but where I live (USDA zone 6) it’s been a long, hot, dry summer. With triple-digit temperatures for most of the summer, my …

Good Fences, Good Neighbors — and Good Views

Good fences make good neighbors, Robert Frost instructed. Good fences can make even better neighbors when they keep the vistas and sight lines open, …

Landscaping

Daily Overview: One Satellite Photo Per Day Showing the Beauty of Earth’s Surface

Earth can be absolutely beautiful as seen from the ground. But, as wonderful as it is from our point of view, certain scenes just can’t be …

Spectacular Land Art Installations Complement the Beauty of the Irish Countryside

Artist Gerry Barry uses objects found in nature to create spectacular installations that enhance the beauty of the Irish countryside. Growing up surrounded by the bountiful mountains, lakes, and sea in Kerry, the artist was inspired to pursue a form of art that would allow him to interact with the …

Art

A Couple’s Incredible 550,000-Mile Odyssey Through 177 Countries Over 26 Years. In a Single Car. | Colossal

<p>In moments of peak stress, boredom, or desperation for change, we’ve probably all shared the same dream: why not just drop everything and travel. …

Ukrainian Apartment with Vertical Wall Gardens

Located in Dnipropetrovsk, Ukraine, this light-filled apartment, designed by SVOYA studio, comes furnished with an eclectic interior and some pretty …

Interior Design

Three Friends, Two Dogs, One Futon: A Lighthearted Road Trip Series

Three friends, two dogs, one futon: the perfect formula for a summer road trip. Reddit user thezim0090 recently shared this collection of photos from three of his friends, who decided to document a cross-country road trip by capturing lighthearted portraits of themselves seated with their two dogs …

Road Trips

Architizer

Slittens: Kittens And Sloths Together At Last

The genius mad scientist behind the SLITTENS Tumblr has managed to tap into an artery of bizarre Internet cuteness that we never even knew existed. …

Facelifts

Two-Legged Chair Creates “Bearable Discomfort” for Better Health

Parisian designer Benoit Malta recently debuted his two-legged chair, named Inactivité, which is aimed to result in better well-being for the user.<p>As …

Solo Stove & Solo Pot 900 Combo for Solo Camping Trip

Solo camping trip might sound crazy, but there are many people love it. If you are one of these people, we’d like to recommend <b>Solo Stove & Solo Pot</b> …

FollowMe: A Portable, Rechargeable Lamp Easy to Carry Around

Launched at this year’s ICFF, the FollowMe lamp left us with a crush that we just had to revisit. From Marset, the Inma Bermúdez-designed lamp is not …

The Art and Science of Bokeh: 3 Simple Ideas to Create Better Background Blur

Both bokeh and blur are terms that are used interchangeably in photography. Bokeh comes from the way the lens pulls in the points of light that are …

Christmas Trees

Here's How Apple Is Making Its New HQ 'The Greenest Building On The Planet'

Last week Tim Cook proclaimed that Apple's new headquarters would be "the greenest building on the planet," referring to Apple's commitment to environmental sustainability.<p>That's quite a claim. But Apple has tried to make good on its promise as it builds a new home in Cupertino, California.<p>The …

Solar power could be world’s main energy source by 2050

By mid-century, the sun could be the largest source of energy and help reign in global warming by preventing the release of billions of tons of …

Uruguayan Surfer-Girl Builds Charming Off-Grid Accommodation Powered by Nature

Uruguayan surfer Victoria Gonzales has built the accommodation of her dreams. Located in a fishing village called Punta del Diablo north of Uruguay, …

Photographer Shoots Travel Log, Frames Photos with the Window of Her Van

Photographer Alison Turner recently spent close to a month in New Zealand, and she was greeted by a rather unpleasant experience on her very first …

The First Law of Kipple: An Entire Floor Filled With Chromatically Arranged Junk by Dan Tobin Smith | Colossal

<p>About 3 months ago photographer Dan Tobin Smith set up a website to ask the public to donate kipple: junk that was lying around their house. “It’s …

Colorful Liquids Blend Together Into Captivating Abstract Forms

New York-based artist Kim Keever creates intriguing abstract photographs through an experimental exploration of form and color. To create each piece, the artist drops colorful paint pigments into a huge aquarium tank and then simply documents the interaction of liquids. The unpredictable process …

Art

Heartwarming Video of a Lioness Excitedly Hugging the Man Who Rescued Her

On a recent visit to the Modisa Wildlife Project near Maun, Botswana, traveller John Hawkins captured this heartwarming footage that shows the incredible bond between a lioness and her rescuer. In the video, Sirga can be seen eagerly pacing back and forth behind a fence as the man, Valentin …

Wildlife

China's Eco City looks for residents

When China launched the Eco City project six years ago it hoped to create a big city without the pollution and congestion that troubles other Chinese cities.<p>The city, which is near Tianjin in the north east of the country, has room for 350,000 residents, but at the moment just 12,000 people live …

China

In Seattle, compost your food scraps -- or else

<b>(CNN) —</b> Have you ever thrown away a banana peel or dumped expired milk into the garbage? Well, if you do it in Seattle you are in for a fine.<p>Under a new policy, passed 9-0 by the Seattle City Council earlier this week, those who fail to compost "food waste and compostable paper" will be …

David Adjaye creates Stool 7 for new online design platform Standseven

<b>London Design Festival 2014:</b> design website Standseven has launched its first limited-edition product this week with a stool shaped like the number …

15-Year-Old Creates Incredibly Imaginative Miniature Photography

Look closely at these miniature scenes and you may be surprised by what you discover. 15-year-old Zev Hoover has a wildly vivid imagination that he translates into unbelievably magical moments. The young Massachusetts-based artist began taking pictures when he was just 8-years-old and, over the …

Miniature

The World’s Largest Salt Flat, Where Heaven Meets Earth: Bolivia’s Salar de Uyuni

Salar de Uyuni is a gigantic salt flat found in southwest Bolivia. Measuring over 4,000 square miles (10,000+ square km), it’s the world’s largest …

Suprematist Sculptural Shelving

DSIGNIO’s Collage Collection is a system of shelving and cabinetry based on the Suprematist art movement (with a dash of Cubism and sprinkle of …