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Psychedelic Macro Photographs of Soap and Water

Jane Thomas lives in Largs, Scotland, where she photographs colors and patterns arising naturally from the interference of reflected light rays from …

Jerry Heller Says Suge Knight “Absolutely, Unquestionably” Put Hit Out On Tupac

Jerry Heller, the former manager of N.W.A, recently revealed his belief that Suge Knight “unquestionably put the hit out” on Tupac Shakur.<p>“He …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Rowdy Guests: These Rappers Stole The Show On Someone Else’s Song

It has been a massive year for hip-hop, and not just because some of its biggest names have released full-length projects. Now past the midway point of 2015, we have seen some incredible guest verses from big names on big projects, small names on smaller projects, and everything in between.<p>The …

How to Create Basic Double Exposure Portraits in Camera and in Photoshop

Scouting the world to find the perfect shot is one of photography’s pure joys. You discover the perfect moment, carefully frame your viewfinder, and …

Le Corbusier in France: On the trail of a controversial concrete king

Mottled white high- rises sprout from muddy brown mountainsides like smashed-in teeth. The mistral tries to knock me off balance as I take …

Striking Concert Hall Wins Europe's Top Architecture Prize

Last Friday, the European Union's biennially awarded architecture prize, the <b>Mies Van der Rohe Award 2015</b>, officially went to the new Philharmonic Hall in Sczecin, Poland, a jagged white structure that's already been shortlisted for the Design Museum's "Design of the Year" award. Completed last …

European Union

Dutch Aquatecture: Engineering a Future on the Water | Europe

The Netherlands is one of the lowest lying countries in the world. Over one-quarter of the nation lives below sea level.<p>As sea levels rise, the Dutch are preparing for the worst. Engineer David van Raalten is constructing new sea walls as part of a huge programme to eradicate weak links in the …

Expo 2015: what does Milan gain by hosting this bloated global extravaganza?

Photograph: Ye Pingfan/Xinhua Press/Corbis<p>The United States pavilion: Expo 2015’s official motto is ‘Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life’.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/5/11/1431370287074/6549c19f-8101-4018-a082-3f70b8d8206d-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Ye …

Herzog & de Meuron

History of Architecture and Design – What Makes an Architect Great

In the universal world of architects and their design, throughout history there has always been those architects who stand out from the crowd. …

How World's Fairs Have Shaped The History Of Architecture

<b>by Evan Rawn</b><p>(This post originally appeared on ArchDaily)<p>World Expos have long been important in advancing architectural innovation and discourse. Many of our most beloved monuments were designed and constructed specifically for world’s fairs, only to remain as iconic fixtures in the cities that …

Retrofuture Urbanism: 10 Fantastic Cities of the Future

Futuristic utopias have long been the dream of urban planners, sociologists and science fiction writers. These 10 examples showcase some of the …

10 Cities That Are Shaping The Future Of Urban Living

Cities are frequently at the front line of innovation when it comes to addressing the changing problems of urban life. Plans to combat climate change, bring about cleaner air and create safer, healthier spaces for citizens are all being executed by mayors and councils in the world's major …