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Concrete house blends into the woods with black exterior, green roof

Why settle for one design trend when you can have two or three?<p>This house in Valle de Bravo, Mexico, is a design lover’s dream. With an exterior that looks like charred wood but is actually concrete, it’s essentially two of our favorite design trends in one.<p>Mexican architecture firm Cadaval & …

Architecture

Theresa May met Prince William today and her legs went all funny

We've all had those moments when you meet a handsome celebrity and your legs go a bit wobbly.<p>But you wouldn't necessarily expect that to affect …

Prince William

Perkins+Will's Cidade Jardim House features a large garden space under thin columns

Perkins+Will's Cidade Jardim House features a large garden space designed under slender columns for this private residence in São Paulo, Brazil. …

Architecture

Curiosity Rover Begins Its 7th Year on Mars Still Going Strong - ExtremeTech

By on August 7, 2018 at 8:45 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>It was a crazy idea on the face of …

Mars Rover

Woman with disability says nail salon turned her away, Walmart cashier paints her nails on break

After a woman with cerebral palsy said she was denied service at a nail salon, a Walmart employee stepped in to help.<p>Ebony Harris, a cashier at a Walmart store in Burton, Michigan, offered to paint Angela Peters' nails on her break. A nail salon reportedly turned Peters away because her hands …

Disability

Judge is the undisputed center of attention at Paul Manafort's trial

Every big trial has a star — a crusading prosecutor or a slick defense attorney, a red-faced defendant or an emotional witness. For the trial of Paul Manafort, President Trump’s former campaign chairman, it’s none of the above.<p>As the proceedings enter their second week, the indisputable center of …

Paul Manafort

H&A House / Costaveras Arquitetos

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The topography, the solar orientation, the existing trees and the care with the function were the …

Architecture

What People From Your Favorite Memes Look Like Now

Imagine the worst school photo or prom picture that's in your family photo album, now imagine that photo album is the internet. Well, that's what …

Celebrity Gossip

It’s the Mars Curiosity rover’s birthday. Happy birthday, buddy

There are myriad ways to celebrate a sixth birthday on Earth. Magic show. Pony ride. Temper tantrum outside a Chuck E. Cheese’s. But 34 million miles away, on Mars, options are limited. When the Curiosity rover turned six this morning, it didn’t even get a “happy birthday.”<p>Five years ago, Curiosity …

Mars Rover

Private abortion provider to open in Tas

Tasmanian women will be able to access surgical abortions, with a private provider to begin offering the procedure later in the year.

Public Health

Patrick Stewart to reprise 'Star Trek' role in new series

NEW YORK (AP) — Patrick Stewart is boldly going where he's been before — "Star Trek."<p>CBS All Access said Saturday that Stewart has been tapped to headline a new "Star Trek" series, reprising his "Star Trek: The Next Generation" character, Captain Jean-Luc Picard.<p>The new series is not a "Next …

Science Fiction

Two Elderly Men Escape Nursing Home, Go to Metal Festival

True metalheads.Continue reading…

Festivals

The Cognitive Biases Tricking Your Brain

Science suggests we’re hardwired to delude ourselves. Can we do anything about it?<p>I am staring at a photograph of myself that shows me 20 years older than I am now. I have not stepped into the twilight zone. Rather, I am trying to rid myself of some measure of my present bias, which is the tendency …

Critical Thinking

Handsome timber-clad extension embraces Australia’s great outdoors

When the residents of a home in Eganstown, Australia, decided to add a modest extension to their house, they were looking for more than just extra …

Living Rooms

No meandering permitted in Manafort trial judge's courtroom

WASHINGTON (AP) — "I'm not in the theater business," Judge T.S. Ellis asserted during jury-selection discussions in Paul Manafort's financial fraud trial. "You have to be better-looking for that."<p>Objection, Your Honor.<p>The trial of President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman has plenty of …

Donald Trump

House Viejo III / Max-A Arquitectura + Arquitectura del Paisaje

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The commission – to alter + expand an existing house, updating its standards while working with a …

Architecture

Han Solo’s jacket could fetch £1m in auction of film memorabilia

The jacket worn by Harrison Ford in his role as Han Solo in Star Wars: Episode V – The Empire Strikes Back could fetch up to £1m at auction.<p>The item will be part of a sale of rare blockbuster film memorabilia, which includes the farewell note Rose wrote for her fiance in Titanic, and Marty McFly’s …

Star Wars

This photo of Melania Trump gardening is Twitter's new favorite meme

The internet is a very weird place— the kind of place where someone can be mocked for a 10-month old photo. Maybe it's more likely to happen because, …

Gardening

Sebastian Maluska's pop-up rooftop tent converts any car into a camper

As a student of the renowned art and design univeristy ECAL, designer Sebastian Maluska has come up with some seriously innovative designs, and his …

Incorporated

20 years of tracking Near-Earth Objects

Asteroid on a collision course with Earth? These astronomers will likely see it first. NASA’s Center for Near-Earth Object Studies – now entering its …

Asteroids

Simon Stålenhag's hauntingly beautiful retro sci-fi art

<b>(CNN) —</b> Simon Stålenhag's paintings are a strange, irresistible mix of mundane scenes from the Swedish countryside and haunting scenarios involving abandoned robots, mysterious machinery and even dinosaurs.<p>They are the product of his childhood memories -- growing up in suburban Stockholm and …

Blade Runner

Artist's impression of "inside" the M2 mirror

This image shows an artist's impression of the M2 mirror that will be used on ESO's Extremely Large Telescope (ELT) also showing the inner workings. …

Cosmology

Stars orbiting the black hole at the heart of the Milky Way

This time-lapse video from the NACO instrument on ESO's Very Large Telescope in Chile shows stars orbiting the supermassive black hole that lies at …

Black Holes

NASA’s Space-Suit Drama Could Delay Our Trip to the Moon

‘It’s a serious issue’ that some experts think should have been solved in the 1990s.<p>After years of planning, NASA is finally launching a new effort …

Space Science

The Large Hadron Collider Just Successfully Accelerated Its First Atoms

Get ready for new science.<p>The Large Hadron Collider below Switzerland and France has just accelerated its first atoms to almost the speed of light, …

Physics

An Elongated Concrete House Sits Along The Chilean Coastline

A lot of contemporary residence situated in remote areas are designed to be in perfect sync with their surroundings and to blend in as best as …

Architecture

Artist’s impression of S2 passing supermassive black hole at centre of Milky Way - annotated

This artist’s impression shows the path of the star S2 as it passes very close to the supermassive black hole at the centre of the Milky Way. As it …

How to Calculate the Thermal Transmittance (U-Value) in the Envelope of a Building

When designing the envelope of projects, we must pay special attention to each of the elements that comprise it, since each of these layers has …

Regulation

Every point is a galaxy

At first glance, it’s just a square filled with tiny grains of static. But incredible as it is to imagine, every single point of light in this image …

Universe

Meet the 'stand-in mom' at LGBT weddings

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/av_pv7_pa3/modav/bUnknown-da395b52-70d3-4ecf-bd92-9b82fee97d7f_p06fx4tb_cUnknown_1532716887599.mp4?__gda__=1532845244_4dbd3456b9e18fa7267fd16f87984510<p>Sara Cunningham came to terms with her son being gay - now she helps others disowned by their parents.<p><b>Video by</b> …

LGBTQI