Melanie Booth

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Mexican woman becomes world's 'oldest person' - but lost her only proof 40 years ago

Leandra Becerra Lumbreras was reportedly born in the year Queen Victoria celebrated her Golden Jubilee and has 73 great-grandchildren<p>She was 27 when World War One erupted, 75 when John F. Kennedy was shot and nearly 100 when the Berlin Wall came down.<p>Now Leandra Becerra Lumbreras is celebrating her …

Enchanting Trio of Treehouses Each Have a Uniquely Cozy Feel

Atlanta, Georgia-based environmentalist Peter Bahouth grew up having a treehouse and has fond memories of it. As an adult, he wanted to recreate this special place, so he partnered with local builder Nick Hobbs to design and construct his vision. Bahouth had previously purchased a lot of land next …

Treehouses

Jerry House / onion + Arisara Chaktranon & Siriyot Chaiamnuay

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Jerry House is the holiday home at Cha Am Beach of Mr. and Mrs. Sahawat who have four sons. In 2011, …

Can Buildings Make Us Healthier?

Since we spend most of our waking hours in buildings, shouldn't they be designed to encourage a healthy lifestyle? It turns out there are many ways …

15 Designers Reveal Secrets For Staying Productive

Strategies include everything from setting timers to taking nature walks to listening to black metal.<p>Since April, Samara, Russia-based designer Yevgeny Yermakov has been asking designers a series of five questions–about work habits, favorite books, career challenges, and creativity–and publishing …

10 Epic GIFs That Will Have You Yelling F**K Yeah

Sometimes we all need a lift, something to help snap us out of the daily grind and remind us what it's like to be awesome. Spontaneity and …

Small Loft in Manhattan, New York by Specht Harpman

The clever and beautifully furnished Manhattan Micro-Loft.<p>The team of Specht Harpman had to deal with a very special challenge. The renovation of …

Manhattan

Reinventing Your Business: The Top 10 List

Everyone gets into a professional or business slump. The best of the best in their field have had the proverbial bump in the road.<p>When it happened to me, it came in the form an emotional, physical and professional Tsunami. Sadly, with every forward step I made (and believe you me, these were baby …

Core77 2014 Design Awards

Surreal Photography by Oleg Oprisco

You would expect for any surreal photographer to step out of the box, clearly. But I think that there are few of them out there that have a sense of …

Photography

The 12 Songs You Need to Hear This Month

Tom Petty, Common, Norah Jones's Puss n Boots, Morrissey, and more<p><b>Plus: Listen to the full playlist on Esquire Spotify >></b><p>Old Crow Medicine Show, "Mean Enough World"<p>Because of the line "I don't wanna hear you talking loud about the way you think the world should be." Next time a "friend" gets …

10 Real Words For Things You've Never Been Able To Describe

We all know the feeling of having an indescribable event where no matter what you just can’t seem to get the word to perfectly fit the situation. Did …

21 Ways To See America For Cheap

The night is warm, the sun is setting, the PBR is flowing, and suddenly you find yourself with a burning and insatiable urge to explore the great United States before summer runs out.<p>Trust us: The classic cross-country trip of your dreams -- whether you've got a week in the car or a couple days by …

Penda's Fastener-Free, Re-usable Bamboo Structural System

Something you see a lot of in New York is workers assembling or disassembling a metal scaffold, but you almost never see them made out of new-looking …