In a recent study lead by Kirk Smith, a researcher at UC Berkeley, it was concluded that most cities on Earth will be too hot to host the Summer Olympics as early as 2085. Smith and his team conducted
What's better than one hundred photos of cabins? One hundred and one photos of cabins. Enjoy. (This story is composed of photographs from both Dwell and those submitted by community members. All captions
Some people embrace modern-day technology. Others dream of a simpler life -- much simpler. If you're in the latter group, you've probably wondered how to live off the grid, so to speak. But just how do
In Race Against Climate Change, Innovations To This Ingredient Could Determine The Future of Brewing
DISCLOSURE: Part of this research was conducted while on trips paid for by Carlsberg and AB InBev. When’s the last time you walked into a bar and told the bartender, “Gimme your maltiest beer.” Right.
The efficiency and aesthetics of prefab proved appealing to the owner of this Dwell Home, built on a rugged island off Canada’s western coast. When Johnny Bellas set out to construct his dream home on
I've become much less stressed thanks to a simple lesson from a meditation app loved by Wall Streeters and Olympic athletes
For the past eight months, I've been using the guided-meditation app Headspace every day, and it's had a noticeably positive effect on my mood. I first heard about Headspace late last year on Tim Ferriss'
A designer retreat in the sky It’s hard to decide what to be more in awe of in this São Paulo penthouse: the cavernous space itself, with dramatic city views and entire walls of shelves, or the owners’
fastcoexist.com - About the author Adele Peters is a staff writer at Fast Company who focuses on solutions to some of the world's largest problems, from climate change to homelessness. Previously, she worked with GOOD, BioLite, and the Sustainable Products and Solutions program at UC Berkeley. More