Osarieme Osakue

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Will Elon Musk's Master Plan reinvent our cities?

Elon Musk's new Master Plan Part Deux includes solar roofs, big batteries, and autonomous electric cars, buses and trucks; Derek covered it earlier …

To Make Buildings More Sustainable, Put Water Pipes on the Outside

A design model from two Carnegie Mellon students couples environmental conservation with a striking aesthetic.<p>Residential water pipes are often overlooked as a key component of urban infrastructure, with the ongoing Flint water crisis serving as perhaps the most egregious example. One major factor …

Michelle Dockery's Fiance John Dineen Dies at 34 After Battling Cancer

<b>Michelle Dockery</b>‘s fiance <b>John Dineen</b> has tragically passed away at the age of 34 on Sunday (December 13) after battling a rare form of cancer.<p>“”The …

The History of the English Language, Animated

The history of language, that peculiar human faculty that Darwin believed was half art and half instinct, is intricately intertwined with the evolution of our species, our capacity for invention, our understanding of human biology, and even the progress of our gender politics. From the fine folks …

How to Make an Egg in a Basket a.k.a. Toad in a Hole a.k.a. Hen in a Nest

No matter what you call it, a fried egg in a piece of toast is one of our favorite breakfasts. This step-by-step tutorial shows you how to get it right.<p><b>No matter what you call it</b>, an egg in a basket is one of our favorite ways to make fried eggs feel extra special. Here's our technique for a …

Breakfast

Why women are better investors than men

In her new Netflix special, Freezing Hot, comedian Iliza Shlesinger focuses on the things women rely on men to do for them … like finding the car in …

Tips for low-risk investing<p></p

Investing is a savvy way to increase your net worth by essentially doing nothing. Create a solid investment strategy now to be set in the future.<p>It's …

12 Real Reasons Some People Never Seem to Have Enough Time

Being a leader of a company or organization is certainly a difficult and often frustrating position – but it can also be tremendously …

Self-improvement

3 Steps to the Smoothie Bowl of Your Dreams

Much like sweaters, hardworking sweatshirts are winter wardrobe MVPs. You can dress them up, you can dress them down, wear them with skirts, or …

Clothing

Articles about 6 clever built desks on Dwell.com - Dwell

The right workspace can transform your creative life. Dwell puts six desks to the test.<p>Although she probably hasn’t told you, we’re pretty sure she has plenty of scarves already.<p>Matt Randall, founder and CEO of Twyla, has launched an online space where consumers are freed from the often …

Los Angeles

Your Ultimate Period Survival Guide

That time of the month doesn't have to cramp your style.<p>We get it: Periods suck—big time. Luckily, there are a few easy ways to get around feeling so lousy (and no, none of them involve curling up in bed and bingeing on <i>House of Cards</i>). The pros share their best advice for fighting your ickiest PMS …

The 5 Worst Twenty Something Personal Finance Blunders

Sound personal finance is often times not what you DO, but what you DON’T DO. Often times we look for all the right answers, tips, and advice about …

Revit as a Tool for Modeling Concrete Reinforcement

I Weighed 268 Pounds at 20 Years Old—but Being Skinny Was Even Scarier

Declared morbidly obese, Andie Mitchell vowed to reach a healthy weight. But, as she discovers in this exclusive book excerpt, numbers on a scale didn't tell her whole story.<p>My motivation for losing weight had always largely been vanity. The health warnings I'd read in magazines seemed like idle …

Paper and Stitch

This Year, Don’t Make Resolutions — Create Habits

This is the year you’re going to crush your resolutions. You’re going to exercise five days a week, cut back on greasy foods, and save more — a lot …