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Latin America's First Earthship is a Sustainable School Built from Found Materials

Seeking to combine traditional education with the responsible use of resources and the development of sustainable human relations, the first …

A Harvard scientist who's studied coffee for 20 years explains why the drink is amazing

Dr. Frank Hu just finished a 20-year study on the effects of coffee on the human body. People who drink more coffee it turns out, live …

Get Abs Without Being Skinny and Weak

8 Rules for Big Muscles and Visible Abs<p>Few achieve it, some get close, and most have no idea what it really takes. Big fluffy guys think abs are …

9 Questions Interesting People Ask to Cut Through the Small Talk

It all starts with having a genuine interest in the other person.<p>I remember early in my career, one of my biggest fears walking into a networking event to schmooze or meeting someone for a business lunch was boring the other person to tears in conversation.<p>I didn't want to be the windbag who …

Leadership

Over 1,000 people recommended books for Savannah - see the thriller she picked!

We found out what she read - what would you read on a 14-hour flight?<p>Long flights aren’t always the most enjoyable, and it can be difficult to figure out how to pass the time. Instead of watching six movies in a row, curling up with a good book can be an enriching way to make the hours fly by.<p>But …

Books

12 Daily Reminders We Need to Read Every Morning for the Rest of the Year

<i>Where you ultimately end up this year is dependent on your daily attitude and response.</i>This morning one of our course students, Monica—a recovering …

5 Books About the Future Elon Musk Thinks You Should Read

The Tesla boss is always thinking ahead.<p>Elon Musk has become one of the world’s most ambitious and successful leaders by building tools of the …

Hoboken Planning Board Hearing: Sustainability, Master Plan

The Hoboken Planning Board will hold a public hearing on Dec. 5 about "sustainability" and the environment as it relates to the Master Plan.<p>HOBOKEN, …

Brew: Better Coffee At Home

Coffee experts need not apply. <i>Brew: Better Coffee At Home</i> is a down-to-earth guide to making barista-quality beverages at home. Penned by Dear …

Here's Proof a Week on the Ketogenic Diet Isn't As Terrible As You Think

Use this guide to find a meal rotation that works for you<p>The resurgence of the ketogenic diet—one that consists of 60 to 80 percent fat and very few carbohydrates (like, less than 10 percent of your diet, few)—is just that, a resurgence.<p>“It’s not new at all,” says Chris Mohr, Ph.D., R.D. A low-carb …

Tony Robbins Top 10 MUST Read Books to Expand Your Mind

<b>Tony Robbins is arguably one of the top Speakers and Life Strategists of this decade</b> and has worked with some of the world’s top leaders and high …

10 reasons why you should visit Porto

For most of us Portugal conjures up the sunny beaches and golf courses of the Algarve but tourist figures show that the country’s most popular …

14 Ingenious Packing Tips From People Who Travel For A Living

Ahh, organization.<p>There’s nothing we travelers love more than a good packing tip. Once learned, a DIY travel hack (like rolling an entire outfit into a tiny ball) can change the way you pack forever.<p>Nobody knows more about efficient packing than people who travel for a living. HuffPost asked a …

Clothing

A Japanese home with green building principles

More high-end consumers, including the expatriate community in Jakarta and surrounding areas, are increasingly aware about the benefits of living in …

Emerging Pathways for Up-and-Coming Designers

Discover fairs, programs, and fellowships geared for young designers to gain visibility and experience.<p>Industry Fellowship<p><b>Helping hands are essential for a young designer’s career. A coalition of established brands pitches in.</b><p>Be Original Americas, a nonprofit committed to educating and influencing …

Industrial Designer

Trust Us, a Few Seconds With the Foam Roller Will Revitalize Your Legs

Listen, we know that not every exercise is for everyone, but this recovery technique is a must. For anyone. Truly.<p>Your IT bands (or iliotibial bands) are thick strands of fascia that run from your hips to your knees on the side of your thighs. If your IT bands are tight — as in, you've never rolled …

An Atypical Modern Home in Southern California

If good fences make good neighbors, then Shino and Ken Mori are the best neighbors ever. They invite us past the charred cedar facade of their Southern California home.<p>When I ask Shino and Ken Mori what the calligraphy hanging in their entry alcove says, it takes some back-and-forth to arrive at …

Southern California

Legendary Architect Frank Gehry to Teach a MasterClass on Design

They always say, learn from the best. Well, it doesn't get much better than living legend Frank Gehry, who is teaching an online MasterClass this …

Architecture

Homes with Distinctive Facades

The exposed wooden stairwell creates a warm contrast with the concrete and metal used elsewhere.<p>The triangle is the home’s leitmotiv, appearing in the cantilevered bedroom module and the steps approaching the...<p>This Victorian-era home in Melbourne, renovated by OOF! Architecture, maintains privacy …

Architecture

This coffee-avocado smoothie recipe might be the best thing to happen to your mornings

The mornings that allow for sitting and savoring a hot cup of coffee <i>and</i> a plate of avocado toast are to be treasured. But the reality is that the …

7 Easy Veggie Chili Recipes That Prove You Don't Need Meat to Make It Hearty

Chili is one of those cozy dinners we make once a week come wintertime. We’re pretty much always craving a spicy, warm bowlful. Bonus: It’s one of …

10 Sex-Filled Foreign-Language Films You Can Stream on Netflix

If you think watching a half-naked woman or man whisper sweet nothings into their lover's ear is sexy, imagine how much <i>sexier</i> it is when those sweet nothings are in French. Foreign cinema isn't afraid to bring on the heat when it comes to romance and eroticism, and lucky for us, Netflix is full of …

15 Clever Ways To Eat Veggies Instead Of Starchy Carbs

Healthy Eating

13 Best Onion Recipes

Jumble of Sweet-and-Sour Onions<p>Cookbook author Deborah Madison likes to make this beautiful onion relish to spoon over Thanksgiving turkey, but it’s …

Cooking

Beast Packable Backpack

New from Matador is the awesome Beast Packable Backpack, a rugged 28L daypack that packs down to the size of a football! The technical pack fits in …

7 things your muscles are trying to tell you

If you've ever spent the day after an intense workout soothing your sore legs with a foam roller, you know your muscles can give you plenty of feedback about how you're feeling. Usually the message is pretty straightforward—if your glutes are sore after doing a million squats, that's a …

WHICH MODERN BODY TYPE ARE YOU?

<i>They say it's what's inside that counts. Never has that been proved truer than in a New England Journal of Medicine report, which claimed you don't</i> …

Why Runners Should Give A Damn About Their Gluteus Medius Muscle

When a runner thinks of important muscles for performance and avoiding injury, most of the time the hamstrings or calves—or even the trunk …

Animal Prints by Charles Williams

Check out this colorful series of illustrated animal prints created by Charles Williams.Charles Williams is a gifted freelance illustrator and …