Maegan Diaz

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'Hi, Anxiety': Women hide their mental illness out of shame, says author

Kat Kinsman’s anxiety began in kindergarten with upset stomachs and a nervous habit of picking at her thumb until it bled.<p>By 14, depression set in after being bullied, and her symptoms became so severe, she stopped going to school. Her parents finally took her to a psychiatrist.<p>But just as …

12 Ways to Reduce Stress

As the holidays approach, stress seems to accelerate. Here are twelve ways to stay calm any time of year.<p><b>1. Be thankful</b><p>There is something to be thankful for in every minute of every day whether it's the warm sun, a phone call from a friend or just another day of living. When you make a list of …

DALE: Brilliant Solar-Powered Micro Home is Set on Rails for Mobility

1/7<p>DALE by Caltech<p>SCI-Arc/Caltech's DALE Solar Decathlon house is a brilliant sun-powered micro home comprised of two prefabricated modules that are …

A floating food forest may be coming to the Hudson River

1/8<p>Mary Mattingly Swale<p>Floating architecture and urban agriculture are two things we hold near and dear to our hearts, so you can imagine our delight …

Urban Agriculture

Ecocapsule Provides A Hub Away From Home

The next step in high-tech glamping<p>An Airstream offers retro appeal, but it can’t compare to the sustainable, high-tech glamping you could do in an Ecocapsule. Developed by Slovakian firm Nice Architects, the portable living space runs on sun, wind, and rain alone. Throw in a cache of canned food, …

Solar Panels

Underwater sculptures emerge from Thames in climate change protest

At high tide, you might barely know they’re there. But as the water level of the Thames comes and goes twice a day with the tide, the four ghostly heads – and the horses they sit atop – slowly emerge fully into view.<p>The sculpture, entitled The Rising Tide, has been installed near the bankside of …

Art

10 incredible works of art that were built to be burned to the ground

Held for a week each summer in the middle of Nevada's Black Rock Desert, Burning Man is a temporary installation where participants can imagine and build their ideal society.<p>There's no cell service or internet, money doesn't work there, and artists spend months building enormous pieces that they …

Burning Man

How to Create ‘NanoArt’ Masterpieces By Manipulating Molecules

Cris Orfescu’s nanoartwork entitled “Power.” (All art provided by Cris Orfescu/Used with Permission)<p>Equally in love with art and science? Can’t …

If we live in one of multiple universes, here's how we could find out

The existence of parallel universes may seem like something cooked up by science fiction writers, with little relevance to modern theoretical physics.<p>But the idea that we live in a "multiverse" made up of an infinite number of parallel universes has long been considered a scientific possibility — …