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9 Incredible Examples of Mobile Architecture Photos

An eclectic collection of mobile architecture is neatly cataloged in the new book <i>Mobitecture: Architecture on the Move</i> (Phaidon, $24.95), comprising everything from a minimalist floating sauna designed for use on Seattle’s Lake Union to a portable one-room summerhouse that can easily be moved …

Airstream Basecamp Camping Trailer

Basecamp, Airstream’s latest camping trailer has been ready to sever you with its integrated kitchen, bathroom, bed and numerous features during your …

RVs

5 garden tweaks that will improve your mental health and wellbeing

Jekka McVicar shares expert tips to help promote health and wellbeing in your garden.<p>We all feel the calming benefits of spending time in the garden, …

Self-improvement

First Vertical Forest in Asia will be Covered in Over 3,000 Plants

Italian architect Stefano Boeri is set to bring his famed vertical forest to Nanjing, China. The new project, to be completed in 2018, will see 1,110 trees and 2,500 shrubs engulf the facades of two enormous towers.<p>The Nanjing towers will stand 656 feet and 354 feet tall and will be the first …

Architecture

26 Plants You Should Always Grow Side-By-Side

Seasoned gardeners know that a diverse mix of plants makes for a healthy and beautiful garden. Many believe that certain plant combinations have …

How to Build a Farmscape Effectively

A farmscape refers to an urban farming venture that aims to include the farms within city plots. The process involves cultivating vegetable gardens, …

Gardening

Tornado Rips Through New Orleans: Pictures

7 EDC Items Every Person Should Carry EVERY DAY

Image source: Pixabay.com<p>The topic of everyday carry is not that popular on many survival blogs. I think the reason is that a lot of people worry too …

Off-grid

How to Build a Garden That Grows Forever

It keeps growing and growing and growing...<p>Connor Stedman, an agroforestry specialist and ecologist at garden design firm AppleSeed Permaculture, uses a farming practice called permaculture that exploits natural relationships between plants to create a long-lasting garden that will grow without …