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Japan just installed the world's largest floating wind turbine off the coast of Fukushima

After the 2011 earthquake and subsequent tsunami that destroyed the Fukishima nuclear power plant, Japan is diversifying its energy mix. Engineers …

Renewable Energy

35 weird objects seen on Mars, explained

Face on Mars is a classic

Paranormal

The story of Windows 10 from inside Microsoft

The company's latest trick: listening to its users<p><b>Windows 10 has a lot to live up to</b>. Microsoft has made a lot of promises about it. And oddly enough, we’ve heard most of them before, with Windows 8. Both were designed to acknowledge and embrace mobile and mobile apps, work well on touchscreens as …

Windows Phone

The Failure Of Tom Cruise 2.0

As Tom Cruise makes the publicity rounds for Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation, there's no trace of his couch-jumping public implosion. But can those of us who knew him as the greatest star on earth ever shake the catastrophe of the last 10 years?<p>If you’re of a certain age — an age whose childhood, …

Here Are the Best Books of 2015 So Far

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Books

The Best Way to Make Meatloaf & Meatballs That Are Always Tasty

One thing I find frustrating about baking is that, most of the time, you don't really know how something will taste or turn out until the very end. …

Cooking

125 Years of Inspiration & Mistery

Van Gogh drew and painted other themes including flowers, canals, wooden drawbridges, cottages and fishing boats at sea.<p>His now-celebrated painting,</i> …

Discover Van Gogh. The Complete Paintings. TASCHEN Books

Tortured talent<p>The genius and the angst of an Expressionist master<p>Your browser seems to have cookies disabled. You'll need to turn cookies on to use …

Art

Five Photographs by Ellen Auerbach

By Dan Piepenbring July 30, 2015<p><i>From “Ellen Auerbach: Classic Works and Collaborations,” an exhibition at Robert Mann Gallery through August 14. Auerbach, who died in 2004, worked in Berlin in the time of the Weimar Republic; she’s remembered for her work with ringl + pit, an advertising studio she</i> …

Art

21 Picasso Tattoos Everyone Will Fall In Love With

Abso-stractly beautiful.

WALL\THERAPY 2015: Surrealism and the Fantastic

Surreal is the way the world is portrayed across all of our devices today.<p>It may be the shrinking staff and budgets of newsrooms who are veering ever closer to the sensational, or simply the yellow journalism and the PR-planted hyperbole that is rushing to fill the vacuum, but the presentation of …

Streetwear

Architecture: Beautiful Minimalist Design House Modern Style Apllied Unusual Glass Wall Modern Fireplace Dark Color Furniture Flat Roof Top Wooden Flooring Outdoor, Dark Red Ceramic, LED Lights

Beautiful Minimalist Design House Modern Style Apllied Unusual Glass Wall Modern Fireplace Dark Color Furniture Flat Roof Top Wooden Flooring …

Interiors: A Georgian townhouse in Edinburgh with space and style in abundance

After years in London working for Paul Smith, Xanthe Weir broke for the border and returned to her Scottish roots – in style<p>To those who are not used to them, the scale of some Edinburgh townhouses can be quite overwhelming. This was the feeling that Xanthe Weir had when it came to decorating the …

Dining Rooms

7 Creative Kitchen Storage Ideas

Maybe once upon a time you thought it was the perfect size, but after years of purchasing kitchen gadgets and new dishes, along with a growing …

Storage Ideas

15 Bright Yellow Kitchens That Will Make You Smile

Yellow might be the most cheerful color there is, which makes it a fun choice for the kitchen. If you are hesitant of its boldness, don’t be! Its bright + sunny hue is as equally at home in a warm and neutral color palette as it is with dark and dramatic grays and reds for kitchens that don’t get a …

Kitchens

Kitchen Design that Stands the Test of Time - Consumer Reports

Call it what you will—accessible design, aging in place, design for all—creating a kitchen that works for all ages and abilities is a good idea that …

Kitchens

13 Creative Ideas for Decorating With an Exposed Brick Wall

For all you people out there who are lucky enough to have exposed brick walls in your home, we are <i>extremely</i> jealous. A brick wall adds character and warmth to any room. Because of the texture and natural colors in the brick, you can use a variety of styles, from rustic to modern. With the plethora …

Interior Design

Design Ideas: Fantastic Home Style Applied Perfect Combine Brick Wall With Unpainted Ceiling Cozy White Chair With Footrest Rounded Side Table Ornament Flower Above It Black Tiles Spacious Hallway, brick wall, brick wall construction

Fantastic Home Style Applied Perfect Combine Brick Wall With Unpainted Ceiling Cozy White Chair With Footrest Rounded Side Table Ornament Flower …

10 Fundamental Design Guidelines For Any Space, Any Style

A home is a pure reflection of the person/people who live there. Some people have an inherent ability to decorate their surroundings in a way that …

Home Decorating

10 Cheap Remodeling Ideas That Look Anything But

Don’t spend a dime until you consider these cheap-and-easy options.<p>Today’s medallions are knockoffs of traditional plaster ornamentations found in …

Home Improvement

The New Outdoor Living Room: 10 Favorite Built-in Sofas for Decks and Patios

We’re in the process of gutting our backyard. One of the design elements we’re adding is a large deck with a built-in, U-shaped sofa–a spot for the …

Landscaping

Riverford recipes: Vegetables should be the stars of meals

Riverford Farm's Guy Watson believes that we should all be cooking with fresh produce, and shares some of his favourite veg-packed recipes<p>My four siblings and I grew up watching and helping my father farm and my mother cook and garden. Growing, preparing and sharing food was the arranging force of …

13 Surprisingly Common Mistakes That Make Your Writing Look Bad | Inc.com

When you write a pitch, report, blog post, or company statement, how certain are you that you're using words correctly? Sure, you use a spell-checker, but that catches only spelling mistakes and the simplest of grammar goofs.<p>You need to do better because misusing any of these common phrases will …

Language

TapClicks | Marketing Reporting Dashboard and Operations Platform

"TapClicks saves my team and myself countless hours a month in vendor reporting, vendor management and estimating accruals. Their consolidated vendor …

Global warming: What the U.S. will look like when Earth’s entire polar ice cap melts

Some say global warming isn’t a real phenomenon, yet 2015 is the hottest year yet — at least since humans began measuring temperatures. The increased …

Global Warming