Joel Hughes

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Architect Bypasses Mortgage Payments, Builds a Tiny Home

Idaho-based architect Macy Miller longed for a place of her own, but didn't want the burdensome cost of mortgage payments and decided to construct her own compact home. After having a dream back in 2011, Miller mustered up the initiative to design her small yet efficient home known as <i>Tiny House</i>. …

Mortgages

Extremely Intimate Portraits of Polar Bears Swimming

Seattle-based photographer Paul Souders recently won the “Animals in Their Environment” category in the prestigious Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition for his incredible image of a polar bear submerged in water. We were pleased to discover that the wildlife photographer had plenty more …

Nature Photography

Articles about 8 great modern garages on Dwell.com - Dwell

Sweeping up is a crummy job, but someone’s got to do it. Luckily, these eight vacuum cleaners are here to help you eliminate even...<p>These modern gems are slated for demolition, in need of repair, or the subject of fundraising campaigns.<p>It could have been a Sheetrock box, but as the house’s most …

Architecture

Thousands memorialize actor Paul Walker at California car rally | Reuters

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Thousands of fans, some driving souped-up cars, converged in Southern California on Sunday at the site of actor Paul Walker’s death, paying tribute to the “Fast and Furious” star and a friend who were killed in a fiery crash two weeks ago.<p>Crowds gather at an unofficial …

NFL Snow Day Photo Gallery

The Most Colorful Cities in the World (Photos)

No need to rely on just nature to provide a colorful backdrop to your vacation. The streets and skylines of these global cities pop in jewel tones …

Wrecked world – Les photographies de Tomasz Zaczeniuk

« <b>Wrecked world</b>« , une jolie série à la fois sombre et envoutante du photographe polonais <b>Tomasz Zaczeniuk</b>.<p>Images © <b>Tomasz Zaczeniuk</b><p>A voir aussi<p>Sony …

Photog Creates Beautiful Fantasy Worlds in Her Tiny Studio Without Any Photoshop

Some of the most extraordinary photography we’ve run across was created by folks who use little to no Photoshop while capturing incredible photos …

The Breathtaking Beauty of the Western US Captured in Time-Lapse

It’s getting harder and harder for photographers who shoot time-lapse to get our attention. You see, they’re getting too darn good, and so gorgeous …

The Observer's 20 photographs of the week

The best photography in news, culture and sport from around the world this week

Northern Lights Dance Across Night Sky in this New Timelapse Photography Project

As part of the “Experience Aurora” project, photographer Richard Gottardo recently compiled a timelapse video composed of more than 1,500 individual …

Interesting Photo of the Day: Ferocious Lion Cub from Zimbabwe

This little lion cub might look cute and cuddly, as he closely resembles a Disney character we all know and love, but you definitely wouldn’t want to …

Imposing, Eye-Catching And Mysterious: The Running Wall Residence

The <b>Running Wall residence</b> in Kerala, India by <b>LIJO RENY Architects</b> is built more as a fort house that reminds us of the Great Wall of China. The …

Japan wants to sell its super-fast levitating trains to the US

Former US politicians have visited Japan for a ride on a train that uses magnetic levitation to travel at 315 mph. As cities around the world consider the introduction of maglev trains, the Japanese government hopes the American group's experience of the journey — a test ahead of Japan's planned …

Toyota Prepping a Rally-Ready GT86

Subaru is getting back into rallying, but not in the way you’d expect. Toyota Motorsport GmbH (TMG) announced that it will build a Toyota GT86 rally car to R3 specifications to compete in all FIA-sanctioned rallies worldwide starting in the 2015 racing season.<p>Based on the TMG GT86 CS-V3 race car …

Motorsport

Tesla Woes: Accident at HQ, Model S Recall up to NHTSA, Not Musk

Tesla has been under scrutiny following some highly publicized incidents involving Model S sedans catching fire. Now, Tesla CEO Elon Musk tells Bloomberg “there’s definitely not going to be a recall.” While Musk has touted the safety of the Model S in the wake of the fires, the decision for a …

Tesla

Ferrari 288 GTO Does its Best Group B Rally Car Impression (W/Video)

It’s often said that they don’t make ’em like they used to, and in the case of the legendary Ferrari 288 GTO, they really don’t, as Ferrari built the 288 GTO for Group B rallying before the FIA shut down the series. With the Ferrari 288 GTO never getting its chance at rally glory, YouTube channel …

Discovery Communications

TOTD: Which L.A. Auto Show Debut Are You Most Excited For?

These days, there are few surprises when it comes to auto shows, and the 2013 Los Angeles Auto Show doesn’t look to be an exception. With the L.A. auto show beginning next week, and new teasers coming out by the day, we thought we’d take a look at what we know will be at the L.A. Convention Center …

Auto Shows

Styling Size-Up: 2015 Lexus RC

Lexus has made slow and steady strides in challenging compact executive competitors BMW 3 Series, Mercedes-Benz C-Class, and Audi A4. The recently introduced 2014 Lexus IS brings the Japanese luxury automaker ever closer to the class benchmarks, and now the brand has launched the two-door 2015 RC …

Lexus