Paul Allebach

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Articles about minimal home narrow plot japan on Dwell.com - Dwell

A Japanese architect creates multi-use miracles with a home just wider than a big rig.<p>A distinctive wooden pattern lines the walls, floors, and ceilings of this compact home in Japan.<p>Designed with two parallel wings separated by a shallow pool, this striking São Paulo residence is lined with rows …

Daily Inspiration #1808

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Abandoned: Namib Desert - Photographs and text byElaine Ling | LensCulture

These images are from a diamond-mining ghost town in the Namib Desert. Some decades ago, a German mining corporation had built up and occupied a town next to the mines, housing the miners and their families. This natural installation began 40 years ago when the Germans returned to the Fatherland …

Personifying the Waste Problem: Photos of People Lying in 7 Days of Their Own Trash

Photographer Gregg Segal wanted to put a human face on the trash problem in the US. Cold numbers and statistics can only have so much of an impact, …

Yellow fever: The rise of the Checker collector

The Checker is, by design, a strange machine.<p>The version most familiar is that boxy, 1950s-indebted shape that plied US cities for decades as a taxicab. The formula was simple: salon-size rear passenger area, complete with sofa-like back seat and two small jump seats; a cavernous trunk; and a …

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Sperm Donation Made Easier With Automatic Sperm Extractor (video/NSFW)

Looking to donate some extra sperm, but are feeling a bit lazy about the whole “process?” Then make your way to Nanjing, China (the capital of …

Daily Inspiration #1807

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The Best Free Online Photography Courses and Tutorials

Given my interest in lifelong learning and skill-development, I often ask people which new skills they’re looking to learn. The most common response? …

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Building the Perfect Sandwich Is All About Architecture

BA Foodist Andrew Knowlton has strong opinions on sandwich architecture—here's how he says to build everything from burgers to lobster rolls to bánh mì<p>No one can accuse <i>Bon Appétit</i>'s restaurant and drinks editor <b>Andrew Knowlton</b> of being wishy-washy. The man has some strong opinions about food and …

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Dark snow: from the Arctic to the Himalayas, the phenomenon that is accelerating glacier melting

When American geologist Ulyana Horodyskyj set up a mini weather station at 5,800m on Mount Himlung, on the Nepal-Tibet border, she looked east towards Everest and was shocked. The world's highest glacier, Khumbu, was turning visibly darker as particles of fine dust, blown by fierce winds, settled …

Free markets killed capitalism: Ayn Rand, Ronald Reagan, Wal-Mart, Amazon and the 1 percent’s sick triumph over us all

<b>Northern Securities? What is that?</b><p>Northern Securities was a trust that ran railroads in the west and northwest. A lot of people saw it as a predatory …

Where Will Earth Head After Its ‘Climate Departure’?

The term “climate departure” has an odd ring, but its meaning is relatively straightforward. It marks the point at which the earth’s climate begins …

The Giant Methane Monster That Can Wipe Out the Human Race

Photo Credit: Cardaf/Shutterstock<p><i>July 4, 2014</i> |<p>There’s something lurking deep under the frozen Arctic Ocean, and if it gets released, it could spell …

Daily Inspiration #1803

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The long shadow of Chernobyl

Victor Gaydack is now in his 70s and lives in a Kiev suburb. In April 1986 he was a major in the Russian army, on duty when reactor four at Chernobyl exploded. He was one of tens of thousands of fit, young “liquidators” sent in from all over the Soviet Union to try to make safe the stricken …

The Classic American Vacation You Need To Take This Summer

An Airstream trailer is a vintage icon, and it's sure to set the stage for a memorable, out-of-the-box vacation<p><b>An Airstream in Andalucia, Spain from $155 per night.</b><p><b>An Airstream in Savannah, Georgia from $95 per night.</b><p><b>An Airstream in Ashland, Oregon from $100 per night.</b><p><b>An Airstream in Malibu,</b> …

Re-imagining the megayacht

To most people, a yacht is just a yacht – an über-expensive toy for one-percenters. But even the World’s Most Interesting Man might raise an eyebrow at the Alen 68, sprung from the loins of high-end Turkish boatmaker Alen Yacht, with help from the world-renowned, London-based architectural firm …

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Climate Change This Week: Packing Record Heat, Fracking Leaks and More!

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded.<p><b>Daily Climate Change:</b> Global Map of Unusual Temperatures, June 28 2014<p><b>How unusual has the weather been?</b> No one event is "caused" by climate change, but global warming, which is predicted to increase unusual, extreme weather, is having …

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No Dollars Please, We’re Russian Borrowers

Russian borrowers are slowly returning to the global debt markets. Two things are different: no U.S. bank has yet helped sell their bonds, and none of the deals has been issued in U.S. dollars. That statistic is unusual.

Former NASA Chief Scientist: “We’re Effectively Taking a Sledgehammer to the Climate System”

Dr. Waleed Abdalati. (Photo: CU Boulder)“You really have to work to not believe it,” Dr. Waleed Abdalati says of anthropomorphic climate disruption …

Risky Business Report Shows Investors Are Ready For Climate Action

What is happening to the climate change debate in the US? After decades of subsuming the requirements of the global climate to the demands of American business, the world’s biggest economy has this year seen a raft of policy initiatives to push the issue to the forefront of the debate.<p>First there …

17 Websites That Will Make You Smarter

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>Tired of wasting your time watching cat videos or scrolling through your Facebook newsfeed? Want to be more productive next time you go online?<p>Here's a list of websites that will actually make you smarter:<p><b>1. Digital Photography School —</b> Read through …

What If M.C. Escher Designed A Typeface?

It would probably look a lot like Oxymora, a new typeface made up entirely of impossible, mind-bending shapes.<p>During his lifetime, famed graphic artist M.C. Escher explored the concepts of mathematical infinity and impossible geometry in a series of wood prints, lithographs, and mezzotints. One …

The Air In The U.S. Is Less Disgusting Than It Was A Decade Ago

NASA’s new animated map visualizes improved air quality in the U.S. over six years, though some regions are faring better than others.<p>A new visualization from NASA illustrates a rare piece of good news about our environment’s health: air pollution levels in major U.S. cities have significantly …

What our descendants will deplore about us

How will the future view us? Tom Chatfield asked some of the world’s best minds, and discovered that we will be seen as barbaric in ways we may not even realise.<p>I had a discussion that made me ask a disconcerting question: how will I be viewed after I die? I like to think of myself as someone who …

U.S. Air Quality Has Improved. Here’s the Time-Lapse to Prove It.

The pho­tos, re­leased this week, come from the Ozone Mon­it­or­ing In­stru­ment, loc­ated aboard NASA’s Aura satel­lite, which has been in or­bit …

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