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Tiny House Alternative: The Tiny A-Frame Cabin

It's hip to be triangular<p>Tucked away in the Redwood trees of Cazadero, California stands this unassuming A-frame cabin.<p>It appears tiny on the …

Cabins

10 Superfoods Healthier Than Kale

In the world of marketing, image is everything. If you're James Franco or Roger Federer or Taylor Swift, your name and face can be used to sell anything from phones to watches to perfume -- even if you're not necessarily famous for the your tech-savvy, your promptness, or the way you smell.<p>In the …

This optical illusion can make you hallucinate naturally

<b>Warning: Video can cause hallucinations</b><p><b>Hey kids, wanna hallucinate without taking any drugs?</b><p>Then put in some headphones, hit full screen and watch …

Hobbit holiday homes you can stay in around the world

As The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies hits UK cinemas, we take a look at the best Shire-like abodes you can rent for your next holiday

Take A Look At 16 Of London's Most Beautiful Secret Roof Gardens

What many visitors and residents of the city don't realise, however, is that there are hundreds of secret gardens hidden high above London's streets.<p>Data from the Greater London Authority estimates there are around 700 green roofs in central London alone, covering an area of more than 175,000 …

Google Calendar by Lotta Nieminen

Google has announced some really cool apps taking advantage of the Material Design language. The Inbox and Calendar are great examples of how the …

Graphic Design

Leo Cat Scratching Post for Design Conscious Cat Owners

<b>Leo Cat Scratching Post</b> is a modern cat toy constructed of a wood scratching column with a polished 11-inch diameter aluminum base. Designed by James …

Pets

Artist Designs DIY Paper Templates for Adorable 3D Geometric Animals

Germany-based artist Wolfram Kampffmeyer, aka Paperwolf, builds beautiful geometric animal designs that are constructed completely out of paper. The artist studied computer animation in school and eventually realized that, although he enjoys creating virtual 3D models, he much prefers building them …

Adorable Blind Rescued Owl Has Eyes That Look Like Twinkling Stars

Meet Zeus, a blind Western screech owl with eyes that look like windows to another galaxy glittering with stars. The adorable little owl was found lying on a porch one morning after he flew into the side of the house because he was unable to see where he was going. After a visit to the vet, the …

London Design Festival 2014: Ernest Wright & Son Scissormakers on Shoreditch Design Triangle

What with all the pomp and ceremony, prolonged exposure to design shows and festivals these days can, on occasion, cause a slight feeling of disease— …

Festivals

Our Best Melon Recipes for Cantaloupe, Honeydew, and Watermelon

This summer, take juicy, ripe cantaloupes, honeydews, and more beyond the fruit plate. These are our best melon recipes.<p><b>This summer, take juicy, ripe melons beyond the fruit plate</b>. Spiced-up salads, a refreshing soup, and a revamped <i>caprese</i> bring new life to cantaloupe, honeydew, watermelon, and …

Cursed Warship Revealed With Treasure Onboard

Researchers and divers have started studying the secrets that Mars, the pride of Sweden's 16th-century navy, has held for 450 years.<p>It was the largest and fiercest warship in the world, named the <i>Mars</i> for the Roman god of war: But it went up in a ball of flames in a brutal naval battle in 1564, …

June guide to the bright planets

Here’s how to find the bright planets – Jupiter, Venus, Mars, Saturn, Mercury – in June 2018.<p>Click the name of a planet to learn more about its …

AU PETIT FER A CHEVAL

Home made ice cream, fresh bread and a comedy pub quiz: it’s the best bits of Crouch End – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 10:15 am, July 5, 2014 in Arts & Entertainment, Food & Drink<p><i>Revel in the family-friendliness and shabby chic of this north London</b> …

Layered Glass Table Concept Creates a Cross-Section of the Ocean | Colossal

<p>We’ve seen no shortage of projects using layers of glass to simulate bodies of water the last few days. First we had glass sculptures by Ben Young, …

My Happy Life In 160 Square Feet

Brittany Yunker dreamed big by thinking small, building her cozy Washington state abode from the ground up.<p>Brittany Yunker dreamed big by thinking small, building her cozy Washington state abode from the ground up.

2014 National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest, Part II

The 26th annual National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest is under way, and entries will be accepted for just one more week -- until June 30, 2014. First prize winner will receive an 8-day Alaskan expedition for two. National Geographic was once again kind enough to allow me to share some more of …

27 Musicians And Their Hits Reimagined As Buildings

What if you could live inside your favorite songs, from “Bohemian Rhapsody” to “Space Oddity?”<p>A beloved album can turn into a sonic home of sorts, and provide a measure of comfort that trumps an actual living space. Now we have a mash-up of both: In his new illustration series, “Archimusic,” …

Weird

This is the Easiest, Tastiest Summer Drink Ever

Andrew Zimmerman of Chicago's Sepia is a major proponent of a proper daiquiri.<p><i>After a night on the line, most chefs have a go-to drink, from cheap</i> …

Creamy Herb Dressing

Makes about ½ cup<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 large egg yolk<p>1 garlic clove, finely chopped<p>2 tablespoons Sherry vinegar<p>½ cup olive oil<p>½ cup (packed) fresh dill leaves<p>½ cup (packed) fennel fronds<p>Kosher salt, freshly ground pepper<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Pulse egg yolk, garlic, and vinegar in a food processor until …