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A Dissolvable Miniature Origami Robot That Folds Itself, Walks, Swims, Carries, Digs, and Climbs

MIT scientists premiered their amazing Untethered Miniature Origami Robot that is able to self-assemble, walk on various surfaces, swim in shallow …

Robotics

The art of coffee: can you be the roastess with the mostess?

The nation’s love of coffee has led to demand for 'latte art’ skills, as we try to recreate café-style flourishes at home<p>Coffee art? I’ll have a go, I thought, expecting nothing more complicated than a stencil of a snowflake, a sieve and some cocoa. But no, the art of the 'latte’ is another beast …

Cafe Retro: A Camel Milk Latte in Dubai

Whenever I arrive in Dubai there are a few people I call. First is my mother, from the plane. That call is always a bit of a letdown because I feel like I should be exclaiming, "Yes! I've arrived! I'm here, it's wonderful, and I love it!" But instead I'm in the airplane aisle, getting hit in the …

Beautiful Houses: Castlecrag Residence

This week we will show you the beautiful Castlecrag Residence in Castlecrag, Australia, a project by CplusC Architectural Workshop. This house is …

Architecture

AirChair

Inspired by the framework of the the very first experimental aircraft, the Air Chair’s triangular steel structure is at once reminiscent of flyers of …

Tardu Kuman's Stoa Design: Simple Joints, Awesome Furniture

I just stumbled across—and am totally in love with— the construction of this simple bookcase. Called the Stoa Kitap 03, it's the work of …

Furniture

Mazama Ceramic Drinking Vessels

From the home of some of the best craft beverages America has to offer—Portland, Oregon—comes a line of cups, mugs and serving bottles with an aim to elevate the drink within. Mazama's new hand-crafted ceramic line (now on Kickstarter) has a clean, balanced design of layered glaze and exposed clay …

Shower with a Clean Conscience

A hot shower feels sooooo good! It’s no wonder that we often overlook how much water we’re using. The Refresh system helps cut back on consumption by …

Articles about renovating maximize light on Dwell.com - Dwell

In a former fishermen’s cottage outside Copenhagen, a young family has carved out a cozy, light-filled home.<p>A creative office remodel for a local motion graphics studio.<p>This light, bright, and airy home is in a charming 1924 building.<p>A streamlined and modernized design transforms this London …

Aviator Apartment by mode:lina architekci

Polish firm mode:lina architekci recently finished the interior of an apartment in Poznań, Poland named the Aviator Apartment. The design was meant …

Design

15 Best of Best 2013 Red Dot Award: Design Concept Winners

Two kisses on the runway, plenty of dance moves, one South Korean traditionally dressed gal and loads of excitement later, I am finally back in my …

Articles about 8 open interiors we love on Dwell.com - Dwell

Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron explains the thinking behind our annual issue dedicated to interior design.<p>Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through Dwell's March 2016 issue.<p>Somewhere between the fanciful beasts of Where the Wild Things Are and the hand-drawn charm of Marimekko, …

Articles about 7 houses great lakes region on Dwell.com - Dwell

Permanent connection between nature and...<p>Nautical nods ground a weekend retreat in its surroundings on the shores of Table Rock Lake.<p>People blog about just about everything, so why not the massive undertaking of building your house? More and more, we're coming...<p>In our latest Backstory series, …

Articles about 7 modern homes london on Dwell.com - Dwell

A bay window build-out helps a turn-of-the-century home look forward.<p>We take a look back at Salone del Mobile's 2014 special exhibition—Where Architects Live—with a sneak peek into the personal...<p>With streets lined with historical structures from multiple time periods—including Georgians, …

At These Public Schools, Cafeteria Food Is Healthy, Tasty—and Locavore

From NYC and Portland to Tennessee and Minnesota, school districts are relying on local ingredients and recipes to make school lunch healthier—and yummier<p>School cafeteria food gets a bad rap. But the truth is, as the national farm to school movement has taken off over the past few years, schools …

Articles about 10 spectacular dream homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

The vacation location of choice of the Obama family, you really can't go wrong choosing to spend some downtime on the Hawaiian...<p>From gabled homes to forest dwellings, here's what to catch up on from the week.<p>First impressions are lasting.<p>It's a dream for many to own a beach home, but an …

10 Mistakes To Avoid When Purchasing a Laptop (list)

Whether it’s due to hardware failures, accidental spills or eventual obsolescence, every few years or so, we all need to shop around for a new …

Articles about 6 homes fit chefs on Dwell.com - Dwell

Seaside or lakeside, waterfront houses evoke a sense of peace. Here are 6 of our favorites.<p>The refrigerator in your kitchen may be humming a pricey song—to the tune of hundreds of dollars and thousands of kilowatts a...<p>If you have a nomadic streak and like waking up in a different place every few …

DIY Gold Toe Kick

Emily Henderson is filled with great ways to make your home a little lovelier and her creativity extends to the functional aspects of a house. A functional toe kick turns into a design piece with this sweet tutorial.

How-To: Transfer an Embroidery Pattern onto Any Fabric

If you’re itching to stitch but have trouble getting your designs to show up where you want them, you’ll definitely want to check out this ingenious tutorial from Mollie at Wild Olive that will show you an easy way to transfer embroidery patterns onto any fabric!<p>I don’t know about you, but I’m …

The Best Mexican Sandwiches in San Francisco's Mission District

I spent five weeks this summer living in San Francisco's Mission District, going to bars that let my dogs roam free, making plans for big hiking trips, and pretending that I was going to learn to surf. Instead, I mostly ate sandwiches. Lots of sandwiches. Over 50 of 'em. This week, I'm walking you …

The New Way to Order Coffee

Just like the Aussies<p>The next time you walk into your local<p>nerd hangoutcoffee shop, order yourself a flat white. What you'll get is a caramel-colored drink with a pretty white design on top. (We're partial to hearts.) "OK, that just looks like a fancy cappuccino," you'll say to yourself. Now take a …

11 Recipes That Will Change How You Cook Forever

You might think you make these 11 basic recipes well, but we have some game-changing tips that will make them even better<p>We admit it: There are some things we still don't know how to make. But there are also things that people think they make well that they actually completely ruin. Like scrambled …

Articles about 8 ways creatively insulate your home on Dwell.com - Dwell

The Environmental Protection Agency estimates that the average American family of four uses 400 gallons of water each day—which...<p>Want to add a pop of color to your kitchen backsplash or redesign your shower with a cool pattern? Well, we have a solution for...<p>Interior designer Wendy Raizin shares …

Hermès Is Releasing a $11,000 Bicycle

The Hermès Horizons team (which usually develops luxurious interiors for cars and private jets) has created two new luxury bikes for the French …

Star Gazing at The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay

Looking though a high powered telescope Paul will share his knowledge of the solar system, stars and planets that can be sees from the resort. This …

Ritz-Carlton

How to Make a Cake Out of Waffles

<i>Beth Kirby of Local Milk carries her Southern heritage -- and the ingredients, dishes, and recipes that come with it -- with her wherever she goes. Every other Monday, that place is on Food52 .</i><p><i>Today: A cake to end all cakes -- with no baking required.</i><p>Why aren't there more waffle cakes?<p>In this …

Too Many Cooks: Our Morning Caffeine Rituals

<i>You'll be hearing from the staff at Food52 in Too Many Cooks, our group column in which we pool our answers to questions about food, cooking, life, and more.</i><p>We have complex relationships with caffeine (or the lack thereof). For some it borders on obsession; others maintain a looser tie. Most in our …

What's the Best Oil for Frying?

<i>There are so many great conversations on the Hotline -- it's hard to choose a favorite. But we'll be doing it, once a week, to spread the wealth of our community's knowledge -- and to keep the conversation going.</i><p><i>Today: We bring you a heated debate on the best frying oil.</i><p>Frying is a delicate task. …