Michael Scott

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Circle Is the Parental Control for the Internet I've Always Wanted

Parenting often means managing a small network. It’s challenging because there’s no built-in way to apply the same parental controls across all of …

Wi-Fi

The renovation of a house for a young couple in Toronto

Dubbeldam Architecture have designed the renovation of a house for a young couple in Toronto, Canada.<p>The backyard of the house has a multi-level wood …

The 15 Coolest Products of 2015

From all-terrain adventure seekers to workplace warriors, you'll have a leg up over the competition this year and beyond with these nifty gadgets.

A Simple Kitchen Trick Will Change The Way You Peel Potatoes

Peeling potatoes sucks. It seriously sucks. Unfortunately, the starchy veg is the base of tons of recipes and has many other uses outside cooking. Luckily, our buddy Davy from Make Sushi figured out a way to peel potatoes that no only saves you a headache, it'll give your potatoes much more …

6 Decor Secrets To A Perfectly Styled Bookcase

Yes, there's more to it than your favorite books.<p>Open shelving is a matter of preference in the kitchen, but elsewhere around the house — like, say, your living room — it can be nearly impossible to avoid. (Everyone still owns books, right?) The catch is that if it isn't done right, your display of …

Home Decorating

Extraordinary "Cloud Tsunami" Surges in Over Sydney

A bizarre meteorological event hit the coast of New South Wales, Australia over the weekend. Dubbed a "cloud tsunami" on Twitter, this massive wave in the sky measured several kilometers long and swept over the city of Sydney, bringing with it powerful thunderstorms, heavy rains, and forceful winds …

Dominique Ansel's Easy, Cheesy, Perfect Omelet Recipe

<i>What's in your refrigerator at any given time says a lot about you. In this series,</i> GQ <i>reached out to famous chefs with a deceptively simple, if revealing, question: What do you cook when you're by yourself and no one's watching?</i><p>Dominique Ansel has a way with pastries. The French-born chef has an …

Top 10 Evil Ways to Use Technology

Like other powerful tools, technology can be used for great good or for great evil. Learn how people use technology for wrongdoing so you can protect …

2 European countries on the frontline with Russia are starting to merge their military operations

The Swedish government announced on October 29 that it will create a joint naval battle group with the Finnish Defense Forces.<p>Finland borders Russia to its northeast, while Sweden has seen recent Russian military violations of its territory — most notably by a possible Russian submarine in October …

Moorea Is The World's Most Beautiful Island You've Never Heard Of

It almost doesn't look real.<p>Just northwest of Tahiti lies another island that's part of French Polynesia, and despite how utterly stunning it is, chances are you've never heard of it.<p>Surrounded by a bright blue lagoon, the volcanically formed island of Moorea was rated as the third-best island in …

People have all sorts of conspiracy theories about Denver's airport — here's why

To this day, the notoriously bizarre airport is shrouded in secrecy, riddled with weird statues and creepy art, and abounding in myths.<p>There are some crazy conspiracy theories surrounding the airport's true purpose, many of which stem from the airport's confusing origins.<p>To start with, people don't …

These 14 Sleek Solar Homes Do More Than Produce Power

Fewer college teams built homes to compete in this year’s Solar Decathlon, but their gee-whiz features might offer a surprising glimpse of the future.<p>They’re not simply places to live. They charge cars, grow food, collect water, and generate electricity during blackouts. These <i>Dwell</i>-like beauties …

Golden Boy

Whatever you call it—one-eyed Jack, fireman's egg, chicken in a basket—an egg in a hole is a tidy way to get your fried egg on or, rather, <i>in</i>. It's a …

6 Tested and Perfected Canned Pumpkin Recipes

It's pumpkin season! Orange cans of pumpkin purée are everywhere -- put this fall pantry staple to good use with these pumpkin-packed recipes the whole family will love.<p><b>1. Pumpkin Scones with Spiced Pumpkin Glaze</b><p>Perfect for a fall morning with a cup of coffee, these golden-orange scones are packed …

17 Halloween Movies For Easily Scared People

Sometimes you just want to watch a Halloween movie and NOT have a heart attack.

9 reasons I will always love Japan

1. I felt safe everywhere.<p>About one month after moving to Kyoto, Japan, I had the strangest physical sensation. What was that peculiar feeling, like …

21 Magnificent Ways to Use Maple Syrup

1. Whisk it into salad dressing<p>Just a little bit adds nuance and balance more than it adds sweetness.<p>2. Sweeten whipped cream<p>Because you haven't had …

Breakfast

The coming years may be rooftop solar's time to shine

Rooftop solar power is booming. And as more and more consumers discover that prices for solar power are falling, they're slapping panels on their roofs and buying less energy from the power companies.<p>Are we really seeing a revolution in rooftop solar? “Yes,” says David Roberts, a staff writer at …

You can buy the only sunglasses made with NASA-certified technology for less than $80

From the surface of the moon to a crescent Earth, their eyes have experienced firsthand a grandeur that most of us will never witness.<p>But those breathtaking views come at a high price for many because in space, astronauts are exposed to higher levels of high-energy light, or radiation, compared to …

23 of Our Favorite Recipes Made with 3 Ingredients or Fewer

Meals should not be brief. We like to linger at the table, sneaking cold potatoes with our fingers and refilling our wine glasses and talking and talking and talking. But recipes? Those can be brief—and maybe they should be, letting the ingredients or the technique speak the loudest. Thick, buttery …

Here’s the 411 on the EmDrive: the ‘physics-defying’ thruster even NASA is puzzled over

Even if you don’t keep up with developments in space propulsion technology, you’ve still probably heard about the EmDrive. You’ve probably seen …

Physics

Dreadnought 2050: Here's what the Navy of the future could be sailing

Plastic ships that can become see-through, electro-magnetic weapons with a range of hundreds of miles and torpedoes that travel at 300 knots, just some of the ideas for warships of the future<p>Warships of the future could be built from ultra-strong plastic and graphene, armed with weapons that fire …

Military

Sam Kass shows 3 easy ways to eat more fruit (you're probably not eating enough)

Fruit is nature’s candy, so it’s a wonder that 40 percent of Americans aren’t getting their recommended daily serving of two cups. Sam Kass, former White House chef and now NBC News’ Senior Food Analyst, shared a few easy tips to help us all get more delicious fruit in our bellies.<p>1. It’s easy to …

Articles about 250 year old stone house israel surprisingly modern interior on Dwell.com - Dwell

This historic home by Henkin Shavit Architecture is reimagined through a modern lens.<p>Danish design impresario Jens Martin Skibsted works with architect Jürgen Mayer H to update a Norwegian-style, 19th-century home...<p>This Swedish guesthouse embodied Nordic building traditions for a modern …

18 Clever YouTube Food Hacks to Make You a Smarter, Faster Cook

Perfect poached eggs, softened butter in a flash, and more hacks from the internet.<p>We've learned lots of interesting food hacks (we usually call them...tips) over time, and many of them come from the depths of the internet. Some people fall down the YouTube rabbit hole while watching music videos …

Recipes