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Mountain bikers in fatal cougar attack did everything right, authorities say

A mountain biker who was killed by a cougar near Seattle and his friend who escaped after the animal attacked him did everything right, authorities have said.<p>The two men were riding on a trail in the Cascade Mountain foothills on Saturday when the mountain lion began following them. Authorities …

Washington State

Eight of the best new designs for minimalist bathrooms

Dezeen editor Amy Frearson reveals her pick of the best new bathroom products launched at the Salone del Mobile in Milan, including a marble sink …

Perkins+Will places shuttered bedrooms atop pilotis at São Paulo house

Wooden shutters fold open along the length of this Brazilian home's upper storey, which global architecture firm Perkins+Will raised on thin columns …

leckie studio's cha le teahouse references traditional chinese apothecaries

<b>leckie studio’s ‘cha le teahouse’ shop in vancouver is a place to share knowledge and delight in the culture of tea and to learn about the process</b> …

Tea House

Step Inside a Striking São Paulo Home

Young Brazillian architect Felipe Hess continues to impress us with his stunning design work throughout São Paulo and beyond. His latest project, the …

São Paulo

These 10 Designers Are Experts at Creating Colorful Bathrooms That Pop

As a space that can sometimes be left void of character, a bathroom can be immediately brought to life with a splash of color.<p>Here are a few designers and architects who caught our eye with bold, colorful bathroom renovation projects.<p>1. Roth Architects<p>2. Min | Day<p>3. Anne Sneed Architectural …

Interior Design

How to Conquer Fear

Dear friend,<p>What if we conquered all of our fears in life?<p>What if we had no fear?<p>What if we had no fear in our lives? How much more could we achieve? …

This site transforms your doodles into atrocious cat monsters

Machine learning has provided humanity with a powerful tool for creating horrid images of doom. Not only in the figurative ‘AI will kill us all’ sense, but also in the literal ‘OMG LOOK AT THIS ‘ sense. Remember Google’s DeepDream?<p>Now you do.<p>No image, however innocent or cute, is safe from being …

Ori Robotic Furniture

Whether you're looking to use your space more creatively, or just get the most out of your studio apartment, Ori Robotic Furniture is a great …

Check Out Jason D. Page’s Creative “Light Man” Light Painting Tutorial

<b>All images by Jason D. Page. Used with permission.</b><p>Photographer and founder of the Light Painting Brushes System, Jason D. Page, has created an …

Tutorials

Lenovo quietly installed software on laptops, even if you wiped it

A recently uncovered feature – which had been swept under the rug – allowed new Lenovo laptops to use new Windows features to install the company’s software and tools even if the computer was wiped.<p>The oddity was first noted by Ars Technica forum user ‘ge814‘ and corroborated by Hacker News user …

Malware

The Vanishing of Ethan Carter Sells 60,000 in First Month

77% of sales came from Steam.<p>After its first month on sale, The Vanishing of Ethan Carter has sold sixty thousand copies, developer The Astronauts …

The Ralph Steadman Breaking Bad Blu-ray Covers Are Amazing

Perfection, of course<p><b>Ralph Steadman,</b> the gonzo illustrator who so perfectly brought Hunter S. Thompson's wild exploits to life all while etching in our brains his expansive, chaotic ink-blot splatter style, has teamed up with <i>Breaking Bad</i>'s Vince Gilligan to create the covers for forthcoming …

Articles about 5 must read books color on Dwell.com - Dwell

Far be it from me to suggest you spend your spare computer time reading—those R. Kelly vids are certainly not going to watch...<p>The ChampPhaidon Design Classics: 001–999.<p>A lot of speculations and thoughts fill your mind as you plan to design your new home.<p>There's a magical nook on Williamsburg's …

Baton Rouge

You Call That Art?! Pop-up Book

Pop-up book artists David A. Carter and James Diaz have teamed up once again to offer another interactive hands-on approach to learning. This time the duo turned their attention to sculpture. Appropriating the phrase often floating in the air of many a modern art museum, "You Call That Art?!" is an …

12 moments in the keyboard's history

At some point in the day, we all smash our fingers against some form of keyboard -- whether it's of the physical or virtual variety. In this week's <i>Rewind,</i> we take a look at how the keyboard's grown beyond its humble typewriter beginnings and taken on a life of its own.<p>Gallery: 12 moments in the …