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Modern Floating Home is the Perfect Tranquil Retreat

<i>Floating House</i> is a home designed by architect Dymitr Malcew that offers its residents beautiful unobstructed views, a connectedness to their surroundings, and an easy way to move from one locale to another. Created for H2ORIZON, a French developer that specializes in floating structures like this …

Living Rooms

4 Things to Make With Cereal Boxes

They're sturdier than paper, easier to cut than corrugated cardboard, and free. Score!<p>Cereal boxes are well sized for holding magazines, comic books, and school supplies. To make a case, cut the top from a box at an angle, then wrap the box with decorative paper and double-sided tape.

Crafting

NYC Speakeasies: The Best Hidden Watering Holes

New York has fallen hard for the hidden door fad and there seems to be a slew of speakeasies in every neighborhood. From bars located in the back of …

Americans are clueless about Obamacare, which could raise prices

With just 38 days to go before the opening of Obamacare insurance exchanges, sky-high public ignorance about those marketplaces threatens the goal of offering affordable health care to the uninsured, several studies show.<p>And according to a troubling conclusion in at least one study earlier this …

Rachelle Hruska's Quick Guide To Montauk

<i>[Me with my husband Sean MacPherson and our bulldog Stanley. Photo via]</i><p>In Montauk for the weekend? Check out this quick guide I put together for …

10 fall art exhibitions to see

Autumn is nearly here, which means rich pickings for museumgoers as the Met, MoMA, Brooklyn Museum, and other institutions and galleries around the …

Use Beach Glass as an Awesome Medium for Photo Transfers

One of our popular posts back in 2011 was a quick video tutorial on how you can use Mod Podge to transfer photographs onto blocks of wood (we also …

Three Easy Tricks To Never Count Calories Again

Liz DiAlto<p>Read full profile<p>Ever notice that when things are complicated, tedious, or generally not fun, the likelihood of quitting is higher? When it …

Health | Yahoo Lifestyle

Wellness<p>The Cheat Sheet<p>John McCain's lived with a rare form of brain cancer for longer than many doctors expected. Here's how much time he probably …

Hearst Magazines

15 Clean-Eating Late Night Snacks

Shares 12K<p>by SkinnyMs.<p><b>Do late night munchies have you circling the kitchen like a hungry shark?</b> If so, you’re not alone. Night time snacks have sunk …

7 natural bodybuilding tips to get a leaner figure now

<b>6. Drink Water</b><p>This seems like such a boring tip, but I have to include it, because it works! Drinking water has been proven to help flush toxins from …

7 Interval Training Workouts To Burn Fat Fast

High intensity interval training (HIIT) is a form of exercise characterized by periods of hard work followed by brief periods of recovery or rest. …

Round 10: Do Carbs Or Fats Make You Fat? – Fitness Volt Bodybuilding & Fitness News

What will make you fat, carbs or fats?<p>JC: Calories make you fat. Now that I have put that out there – we can dig a little deeper. This question has …

Nutrition

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Robox Bookshelf

<i>Robox</i> is a charming mix of a bookshelf and a robot with bright red heart. Created by <b>Fabio Novembre</b> for <b>Casamania</b>, it’s exactly the designer’s</b> …

A Monochrome Lego Set To Teach Tomorrow’s Architects

Six cutting-edge design firms have teamed up with the world’s most popular brick-maker to impart the core principles of modern architecture.<p>The first thing you’ll notice about the Lego Architecture Studio is that it’s white. There are no colors, no shades, no pigments, no hues here. It is as white …

Spectacular Day and Night Composite Shots of Major Cities

<i>Day to Night</i> is a spectacular ongoing series by fine art photographer Stephen Wilkes featuring urban landscapes that transcend the confines of time by presenting day and night shots of iconic cityscapes in one image. Using up to 1,500 images from a 15-hour shoot day (from sunrise to sunset), Wilkes …

Washington D.C.

Organic and Mechanical Hybrid Sculptures by Pierre Matter

French sculptor Pierre Matter's body of work thematically revolves around the surreal idea of featuring a combination of organic and mechanical materials in one entity. His sculptures reflect a robotic evolution of living beings and animals, transforming their likeness into multilayered cyborgs. …

Sculpture

The Meanest Watch on the Block

The Watch Horrors collection explores the darker side of elegance in a series of menacing looking timepieces. The focal point of the design is a …

Beautiful Games: in pursuit of the perfect ride

If there's such a thing as the perfect wave, there must surely also be the perfect board? Americans Shanon Marks and Mark Laughlin believe so; they've started building tailored surf, kite, sail and paddle-boards using 3D printers. The design-process starts when users download an app and take their …

Furniture Inspired by Wooden Boxes and Broomsticks

The LivingBlock collection is more or less a series of furniture made up of boxes and four sticks. While that’s the general idea that Madrid-based …

Negative Space Animal Icons by George Bokhua

Clever and Simple Animal Graphics.<p>This clever designed set of animal icons by Georgian graphic designer and illustrator George Bokhua is a fine …

Graphic Design

Giant Chief’s Head Busts Out of a Limestone Wall

If you ever visit Dublin, Ohio, make sure to check out the Chief Leatherlips Monument, a 12-foot-high portrait of a great Indian chief that seems to be busting out of a wall. Chief Leatherlips was known as a good friend of both Indians and white settlers. He earned the name Leatherlips because of …