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25 powerful photos showcase the finest in military photography

The Department of Defense has officially announced the winners of its 2015 photo competition, honoring the best in military photography this …

Inside the Israeli Defense Forces, Part 1: History

Our very own David Fortier recently had a chance to speak with the man who wrote the book—literally—on how to shoot in the Israeli Defense Forces …

5 Modern Stories That Are Way More Religious Than You Think

Most Hollywood films with religious symbolism ram it down your throat so hard that it feels like you're in church on a Friday night, being …

Sea turtle recuperating after being trampled, beaten by selfie-taking tourists

The summer of bad tourist behavior continues.<p>National Geographic reports that an endangered loggerhead sea turtle in Lebanon is recovering after taking a battering at the hands of selfie-seeking tourists.<p>The disrespectful tourists allegedly "stepped on it to take selfies, and then beat it with …

National Parks

Detailed Poster Shows Everything Taken on Apollo 11

July 20 marks the 47th anniversary of the moon landing, so what better way to celebrate than with an <i>Apollo 11</i>-themed poster? Inspired by a trip to …

Photos of Seoul's Raw, Emerging Graffiti Scene

While graffiti is still a very young concept in Seoul, the country has a fervent core of emerging writers and has also become a destination for members of an international circuit of high-profile vandals. Our graffiti columnist photographed the city's...<p><i>This month our graffiti columnist will be</i> …

South Korea

Design Observer announces the winners of its 50 Books | 50 Covers competition

In association with AIGA, Design Observer has announced the winners of the 2015 50 Books | 50 Covers competition. The initiative dates back to a …

Books

More on what's wrong with shipping container architecture: Everything.

If one made a short list of the most important inventions of the last fifty or sixty years, shipping containers would be right up there near the top. …

10 Modern Buildings by David Chipperfield Photos

Known for his modernist and Brutalist design principles, British architect David Chipperfield has become renowned the world over for his visionary work—he was even knighted for his service to the world of architecture. After graduating from the Kingston School of Art in 1976, he worked for a number …

Passive House Factories : sustainable factory

This sustainable factory provides prefabricated panels for homes so they can live up to "Passive House" standards, and it was created with the same …

Sustainability

Ballymagarry Road House / 2020 Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The site consisted of a 100 plus year old derelict blacksmiths forge and the crumbling ruins of an …

The Winners for The 2016 Modernism in America Awards Have Been Announced

Docomomo US has announced the winners of its 2016 Modernism in America Awards, which honor projects around the country that highlight and advocate …

Architecture

Venus 7

The length of the site and the horizontality of the context and views were the driving influences in the design of this house. Prominent walls were …

Brexit: A look at the long history of the struggle for unification of Europe

The project to make a European Union is the oldest in the world. The British exit from the union is the latest episode in this project which goes …

Brexit, Trump, Globalization, And The Great Depression

The rhetoric around the world has increasingly moved towards nationalism, xenophobia, and a fear of globalization. This is a concern that investors …

60 Interior Design Ideas With Top Moldings From Real Apartments As Excellent Options Of Decor

Top molding in the interior the key to exclusivity and uniqueness. Moldings allows you to create exactly what you want. The material used for the …

‘The Simpsons’ Provide Some Perfect Memes To Explain The Particulars Behind ‘Brexit’ To People

The United Kingdom’s decision to leave the European Union, commonly dubbed “Brexit”, is a complex and emotional situation. It’s the first time that a member state has decided to leave the E.U. since the union was founded and can seem complex to those of us across the pond. Luckily, there really is …

European Union

Scientists Prove Agriculture Has Existed for 25 Million Years

The earliest evidence for farming comes from insects, not humans.<p>A modern-day fungus farm. (Photo: Alison Harrington/CC BY-SA-2.0)<p>This week, a team …

Habitats

47 Amazing Outdoor Kitchen Designs and Ideas

You know, not too long ago the only spaces in your home that you had to worry about designing were those that are inside. But, that’s simply not the …

The US Has Screwed Up in the Muslim World for 36 Years

Beginning with the Carter Doctrine, the US has aggressively injected itself into the Muslim world but with little to show for it besides a record of …

34 Brexit Tweets You Can Enjoy Even Though You're Dumb AF

34 Brexit Tweets You Can Enjoy Even T...<br>We know politics can be hard and scary.<br>Submitted by: <b>Jason Flowers</b><br>Worthy<br>Keywords: twitter brexit eu great …

26 Perfect Luxurious Home Interior Architecture Designs

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Brexit: 'An unprecedented geopolitical shift'

<b>Historian and constitutional expert Lord Peter Hennessy looks back at British history to evaluate the significance of the referendum result. The Attlee Professor of Contemporary British History at Queen Mary University of London was speaking to the BBC's Diplomatic Correspondent James Robbins.</b><p>Never …

Architecture Nerds Will Love This Video Game Inspired by Frank Lloyd Wright

<i>Manifold Garden</i> has some pretty sophisticated design references for a puzzle game. The M.C. Escher-esque video game, created by Chicago-based artist …

13 Home Office Decorating Tricks to Increase Productivity

<i>By Yanic Simard, Houzz Contributor</i><p>A great home office balances the rigors of work and the relaxation of life in your most familiar and comfortable surroundings. But so often these spaces can end up feeling a little too "office" and not enough "home," or vice versa. And that's not good for business …

The real cost of virtual reality

Jumping into the new and exciting world of virtual reality has more dangers than just suffering from motion sickness or bumping your knee on the coffee table while wearing a giant set of goggles. Sticker shock is a very real side effect of the devices leading this first generation of virtual …

Virtual Reality