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Berlin Techno Scene Blasts Music To Overpower Far-Right Protest

Well this is fucking amazing… Techno music literally “drowned out” a far-right protest in Berlin over the weekend, as music lovers gathered in …

8 Affordable and Stylish Plus-Size Clothing Brands

It’s hard to argue with a classic: you've likely heard of of many of these stores, maybe even shopped at them. They've been around for a while—for …

This sustainable district in Sweden features carbon-positive towers

Stockholm-based Kjellander Sjöberg Architects recently won a competition for Nacka Port, a new district between Nacka and Stockholm. Envisioned as a …

The 17 Best Music Documentaries On Netflix

Ranked by their Rotten Tomatoes Critic Scores!<p>Photos: Netflix ; Illustration: Dillen Phelps<p><i>Justin Timberlake + The Tennessee Kids</i> <b><br>Rotten Tomatoes</b> …

Satirical Image of Human Weakness

Toni Hamel works primarily to create drawings, paintings or sculptures that analyze human behaviors. Hamel describes his artistic practice as an …

In Sydney, a Modern Indoor/Outdoor Barn for a Landscape Architect and Family

A few weeks back, we featured landscape architect William Dangar‘s own residential landscape in Sydney’s Bondi Beach on Gardenista (see Downsizing a …

What a $500,000 Home Looks Like in 25 Major Cities Across America

The cost per square foot for homes can vary drastically from city to city.<p>Space is hard to come by in some of America’s most popular housing …

Lonely Planet Editors Agree: These Are the 5 Best Places to Visit in Europe

Summer is fast approaching and if you've been thinking about going on vacation in Europe, Lonely Planet has done the hard work for you. The travel …

The most exceptional new homes in North America, according to architects

These buildings won the prestigious recognition for exceptional designs that emphasize sustainability and are well integrated into surrounding environments. The jury — which consisted of five longtime architects — gave the awards to homes in four categories: one- and two-family custom residences; …

Seven Priceless Historical Artifacts Destroyed by Humans

Vandals, terrorists and people just making dumb decisions all affected the way we see history.<p>All around the world, historical artifacts teach us …

The 13 Best Sci-Fi TV Series on Netflix

This list of the best sci-fi TV series on Netflix will take you to infinity (and beyond).<p>Before you dig in here, some things you should know: The sci-fi tv show experience is a commitment, and you have to be ready to brave the journey there and back to complete these multiverse-spanning stories. …

Science Fiction

Jimmy Kimmel Challenged People On The Street Name ANY Book & It Went Extremely Badly

You've probably heard the abysmal facts: according to Pew Research, the average American adult reads 12 books in a year, and the typical American …

John McCain’s Last Fight

The Arizona senator’s twilight struggle with Donald Trump is so bitter because they’re more alike than you think.<p>John McCain always said he’d go down fighting, and so he has, dickering from his deathbed over CIA nominee Gina Haspel and pre-emptively disinviting President Donald Trump from his …

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15 Countries That Existed 100 Years Ago but Don’t Anymore

From the collapse ancient empires to the renaming of exotic places, the map of the world looks very different now than it did a century ago.<p>A hundred …

World History

The Cocoon Smart Home will harvest rainwater, solar energy and organic veggies in the Caribbean

This self-sufficient home topped with a soaring cocoon-like structure envisions new heights of off-grid living. The Cocoon Smart Home, designed by …

Does Lars von Trier’s ‘vomitive’ new film spell the end for provocative cinema?

There is a stampede to get into The House That Jack Built and then, not long after, there is a stampede to get out. At the morning screening of the new Lars von Trier film at Cannes, I try to keep tabs on the number of mass walkouts. The first occurs when Matt Dillon’s bug-eyed psychopath sticks a …

Film Festivals

The Best Movies On Netflix Right Now, Ranked

<b>Last Updated: June 14th</b><p>The Netflix name has meant many things, including the best shows not on TV. And while there are some glaring omissions in their selection of good movies, there’s still plenty to peruse. Narrowing them down to just 35 of the best Netflix films wasn’t easy. Nonetheless, here’s …

Cool Tech: Microsoft's Surface Hub 2, the future of teamwork space

Let's just say that Microsoft is innovating, it's a bold statement but they are at the "Avant Garde" with launching really interesting products that …

31 Things Everyone Should Do In San Francisco, California, Before They Die

Your guide to the City by the Bay.

13 sci-fi movies now on Netflix that you need to see

From classics to indies and picks from around the world<p>Astronomers believe that there are more than 40 billion planets inhabiting the space of the Milky Way. There are nearly as many movies filed under Netflix’s “sci-fi & fantasy” tag.<p>Reaching them all in a single lifetime would require light-speed …

Science Fiction

20 Recipes for People Who Are Obsessed with Mushrooms — Recipes from The Kitchn

I believe I survived my years as a vegetarian because of mushrooms. Their sturdy texture and hefty flavor were such an easy substitute for meat, …

People Lived in This Cave for 78,000 Years

There’s evidence human beings have occupied the city of Damascus in Syria for 11,000 years. But that’s nothing compared to the Panga ya Saidi cave …

World's oldest surviving beer found in a shipwreck — and it's been revived

Beer has a lot of history to it, but maybe not all wrapped up in one drink.<p>Australian brewers are working to revive a 220-year old beer, made from …

The 10 Most-Saved Recipes from April Will Make You Hungry!

Spring has sprung, and nowhere is that more obvious than in the recipes you've been saving. You've been loving light and fresh meals that scream …

20 Free DIY Raised Garden Bed Plans & Ideas You Can Build in a Day

​Planting on raised garden beds brings many benefits compared to planting on the ground. But the most crucial one is you can grow a garden even in a …

NASA Technology Uncovers Never-Before-Seen Text on Dead Sea Scrolls

They raise the possibility of a "still unknown manuscript."<p>In 1947, in a cave one mile west of the Dead Sea, a Bedouin shepherd stumbled upon large …

Archaeology

Amazing plant pods can grow more lettuce in a 10×10 room than a farm can grow on 1/2 acre

Do you live in a tiny apartment and want to grow your own food? Aggressively Organic has an answer. The Indiana-based company offers Micro Growth …

Alphabet’s Sidewalk Labs to start testing smart-city features in Toronto this summer

(<i>Reuters</i>) — Alphabet’s urban innovation company Sidewalk Labs hopes to break ground on its first ever smart-city project in Toronto in 2020, and begin testing some of the proposed technologies this summer, its chief executive told Reuters.<p>This is the first time a timeline has been publicly …

25 Gorgeous Photographs of the Cincinnati's Old Main Public Library Before It Was Demolished in 1955

Built in 1874 on the site reserved for an opera house, the Old Main Cincinnati Library was a thing of wonder. With five levels of cast iron shelving, …

The West Needs to Rethink Its View of the Amazon

A number of ancient settlement sites were recently discovered in the Amazon’s Upper Tapajós Basin. This is no El Dorado – although you’d be forgiven …