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10 Australian Scifi Movies You Need to Watch

When someone says “Australian science fiction movie,” thoughts immediately and inevitably turn to <i>Mad Max</i>—if not George Miller’s insanely influential …

Science Fiction

Houseplants that clean the air of carcinogens

You know that rumor that plants can improve your air quality? Turns out it’s totally true.<p>A 1989 study by NASA tested common house plants to see if they could remove harmful chemicals from the air. Scientists put plants in sealed chambers and pumped in benzene, formaldehyde, and …

Plants

This Smart Seating Saves Every Inch In Your Small Kitchen

There's no denying that an eat-in kitchen has a certain charm. But finding enough room for a table, particularly in a very small kitchen, can be a …

Kitchens

Before and After: From Slapdash Kitchen to Blue-Grey Beauty

Here's a kitchen that makes me think, "Sure! Great! I've paid many dollars every month for the privilege of cooking in much worse and much, much …

Dining Rooms

Potato Latkes Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Rinse grated potatoes in a colander with hot water. (Hot water will act as a blanch to prevent discoloration.) Drain and squeeze …

50 Box-Office Bombs That Are Actually Great

Movies are big business, so it makes sense that their performance at the box office often determines whether they're considered a "success" or "a …

Box Office

Interior Design Love: Vancouver's La Glace Ice Cream Shop

We're smitten with creative ideas agency Arithmetic's branding work for La Glace, a gourmet ice cream shop located in Vancouver. The team tapped into …

Interior Design

Top 15 Fastest Growing Veggies You Can Harvest In No Time

Just because vegetable gardening is ‘a patience exercise’ it doesn’t mean you can’t try your hand at it.<p>For all fond gardeners out there who can’t …

A World of Contrasts: Modern Japanese Home for an Elderly Couple

Elegant, uncomplicated and showcasing a blend of western aesthetics and classic Japanese design, <b>A Warm Final Residence</b> designed by Takashi Okuno …

Interior Design

White and wood; interior design's greatest partnership!

We've said it before and we'll say it again; white and wood always look good together! Whether you're after a Scandinavian look in your home, a fresh …

Interior Design

The Perfect Plant For Every Room in Your Home

When it comes to the upsides of green thumbs, many of us are well-versed. Plants can be air-purifying, calming, insect-repelling, sleep-inducing, or …

Plants

Small Dining Room Design Ideas That Will Make the Most of Any Space

Don't let a compact room be a barrier to creating your dream scheme – we've got all the tips, tricks and expert advice you'll need<p>Want to realise the …

Ravishing colors bring this Milan apartment renovation to life

Those colors<p>The color story on this apartment renovation in Milan is ravishing. Designed by Turin-based Marcante-Testa studio, the 150-square-meter, or 1,615-square-foot residence combines classic architecture with vintage-contemporary decor to create a home that is at once modern and …

Updated Bronzeville four-bedroom with fresh decor lists for $468K

The Near South Side home offers a trendy interior at a relatively reasonable asking price<p>Originally built in 1885, this remodeled single family home in Chicago’s Bronzeville neighborhood includes a number of upgrades and photographs well thanks to particularly nice staging. The bright four-bedroom, …

3 Crazy-Good Comfort Food Recipes That Prove You Need a Crockpot in Your Life

To the uninitiated, a crockpot might seem like yet another device that'll gather dust on your kitchen counter, but as former <i>Food & Wine</i> editor Sarah …

Stylish ways to separate your kitchen from the living room

Open-plan homes are wonderful and with so many people opting to strip away the divides between their kitchens and living rooms, we are seeing a …

Satan's enigma: 'Possessed' nun's 17th-century letter deciphered

A mysterious letter written more than 300 years ago by a Sicilian nun who claimed to be possessed by Satan has finally been deciphered. Scientists used a deep-web code breaker to read the letter.<p>The message — indeed devilish — describes God, Jesus and the Holy Spirit as "dead weights," the …

7 Tips For Getting the Anthropologie Look at Home

(Image credit: Anthropologie)<p>As a design lover, Anthropologie is hands down one of the the best places to window shop, browse and discover. There's …

Home Decorating

Film reviews round-up: Wind River, It, The Work, Insyriated, Dennis Skinner: Nature of the Beat

Wind River (15)<p>★★★★☆<p><i>Dir: Taylor Sheridan, 107 mins, starring: Elizabeth Olsen, Jon Bernthal, Jeremy Renner, Martin Sensmeier, Gil Birmingham, Graham</i> …

The Einsatzgruppen Massacre

The Mobile Killing Squads That Murdered in the East<p>During the Holocaust, mobile killing squads known as Einsatzgruppen (made up of groups of German …

Robert Pattinson's Reddit AMA was a rollercoaster of emotions

A Reddit AMA, in short, is basically a brief psychoanalytical case study of its subject.<p>Armed with all but a keyboard and the ever-mounting pressure …

Home Offices So Beautiful, Work Will Never Feel Like a Chore

It's not just how you work, but also where you work that's important. Here at Apartment Therapy, we understand the influence that your physical …

Home Offices

A Study Found Homes Painted These Colors Sell For More Money

What color to paint the different rooms in a home is always a hotly debated topic. Interior designers have their standbys, trends point towards another set of colors, and mood boosting or calming hues dictate their own palette. But Zillow found that homebuyers place a premium on certain colors — …

How to Get Rid of a Headache the Natural Way

Headaches are truly the worst, especially when they're being extremely stubborn and just <i>won't</i> go away. From hormonal shifts during menstruation to …

Forward Labs' new solar roof is 33% cheaper than Tesla's - and it can be installed in half the time

Tesla gets all the attention lately when it comes to solar roofs, but start-up Forward Labs has been hammering away at their own solar roof …

Tesla

8 ways to bring more natural light into your home

Natural light is a must-have feature for a family home, a new survey reveals.<p><b>New research reveals natural light is the number one feature people look</b> …

16 Small Space Rugs Ideas That Make a BIG Statement

Just because you’re small-space living doesn’t mean your interior can’t be big on style. The easiest way to make it happen? By throwing down a bold statement rug or two. Even though you aren’t working with a lot of square footage, rugs of all shapes and sizes can be used in even the tiniest of …

How to make compost: The only video tutorial you'll need

I've always considered myself a better compost-maker than I am a gardener. And from building a compost tumbler to composting indoors, I've posted a …