Mikko Aaltonen

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Modern Floating Home is the Perfect Tranquil Retreat

<i>Floating House</i> is a home designed by architect Dymitr Malcew that offers its residents beautiful unobstructed views, a connectedness to their surroundings, and an easy way to move from one locale to another. Created for H2ORIZON, a French developer that specializes in floating structures like this …

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Al Jazeera: The most-feared news network

<b>Announcer Abdul Samad Nasser, in the studio of the Arabic Al Jazeera satellite news channel. (Reuters/Fadi Al-assaad)</b><p>Al Jazeera is well-funded and doesn’t need to make money. But its prospects, here and in Middle East, are uncertain<p>Shibley Telhami<p>June 15, 2013 10:00am (UTC)<p>Reprinted from “The World …

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Frenetic Urban Time-lapse Videos of Shanghai, Vietnam and Kuala Lumpur by Rob Whitworth | Colossal

<p>It is almost impossible these days to click around the web without running into the work of filmmaker and architectural photographer Rob Whitworth …

7 financial terms every serious entrepreneur should know

<i>Jed Simon is the chief executive officer of FastPay, an online finance company focusing on digital businesses.</i><p>There are brilliant technologists and business leaders in today’s tech world, but while startups have their own, great talents, we’re seeing one common weakness: lack of understanding …

Cheap credit has inflated the markets, and we could be in for a crash landing

During the past four centuries, there have been five occasions when major credit bubbles have led to stonking crashes. Tulip mania in 17th-century …

Video: The Top 15 Features of Photoshop Every Photographer Should Know

Photographer Jeff Cable has come a long way from his first few gigs shooting Bar and Bat Mitzvahs in San Francisco. Mostly sports-related, his résumé …

What Not to Do in Paris

Everyone asks what there is to do in Paris, but no one seems to ask what <b>not</b> to do. Here's some solid advice for all visitors to Paris, whether it's your first or your 51st time in the City of Light.<p><b>DO NOT be scared to bust out your high school French</b><p>A lot of Parisians speak a little bit of English, …

The World Is Getting Warmer Faster Than Expected

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>A new report from the International Energy Agency says global temperatures will rise twice as fast …