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Budget Breakdown: A Mercedes-Benz Sprinter Van Turns Into a Chic Tiny Home For $27K

Jack Richens, the expert van renovator behind This Moving House, pulls out all the stops for this incredible conversion.<p>"Short of pouring foundations, converting a van is a lot like building an entire house," says Jack Richens, the custom van renovator behind This Moving House in Oxford, United …

Mercedes-Benz

This Canadian Trio Builds Contemporary Tiny Homes Starting Under $69K

The three artisans of Minimaliste Houses are crafting more than just affordable tiny homes with sleek, minimalist aesthetics—they're building a new way of life.<p>Acclaimed for being more than just a brand, the team behind Minimaliste Houses prides themselves on providing a lifestyle. Enabling …

Dining Rooms

Off-road camper fits in a shipping container for overseas travel

The roof pops up for more head room<p>There are a lot of amazing conversion vans on the market, from off-the-shelf builds by well-known brands like Winnebago to custom Sprinters that can sleep a family or stay off the grid for weeks. The only downside is that even the most tricked out rig will likely …

RVs

Meet the Norwegian tech entrepreneur on 'Forbes 30 under 30' list who wants to protect the world’s oceans with her new innovation

Blueye Robotics Press<p>28-year-old Christine Spiten from Norway is the co-founder of Blueye Robitics – a startup that develops and sells underwater drones. They are operated from a smartphone and can explore depths far below the ocean's surface.<p>The company was founded in 2015 and now has a staff of …

Entrepreneurship

Sync Custom Conversion Van

This is not the hulking van with captain's chairs and miles of stuck on bits fiberglass you remember. Sync conversion vans are made with a purpose …

Mercedes-Benz

Zenvanz Adventure Vehicles

Founded by an architectural and interior designer and a general contractor, Oregon-based Zenvanz is an expert at outfitting the iconic Mercedes-Benz …

Environmentally Friendly

Lume Traveler No. 1 Camper

Enjoying the outdoors doesn't mean dragging 3/4 of a house behind you. All you really need is a bed and a kitchen, and that's exactly what the Lume …

Solar Panels

Contra Campervan Kit

Denver, Colorado-based Contra has developed a campervan kit that lets you get into the great outdoors fast. From purchase to installation, Contra can …

Campervans

90-Year-Old Photographer Continues to Delight the World with Amusing Self Portraits

You’re never too old to discover your passions—just ask Kimiko Nishimoto. At 72 years young, she picked up a camera, and her life hasn’t been the same since. She’s now 90 years old and still delights people across the globe with her quirky self-portrait photography. Her images turn the ordinary …

Photography

Everything in this Supermarket-Inspired Art Installation is Made of Fuzzy Felt

In 2014, “feltist” Lucy Sparrow opened the doors to the <i>Cornershop</i>, a playful pop-up “store” in London. Though seemingly stocked with familiar groceries, the <i>Cornership</i> was not your typical supermarket; everything, from the potato chips to the pricing gun, was made of soft and squishy felt. While the</i> …

Los Angeles

2 Million Years Ago a Giant Rhinoceros Known as the Siberian Unicorn Roamed the Earth

Millions of years ago, a gigantic mammoth roamed the earth, calling Eurasia its home. Elasmotherium, or the Siberian Unicorn, is a genus of three species that lived from approximately 2.6 million up to 29,000 years ago. The extinct rhinoceros had a large, thick horn atop its head and long legs that …

Eastern Europe

Intricate Rope Installations Unravel to Create Webs of Organic Forms

For years, artist Janaina Mello Landini has captivated us with her collection of <i>Ciclotramas.</i> Inspired by forms found in nature, this ongoing series of intricate rope installations continues to creatively transform “an object of the everyday world” into an exquisite artistic medium.<p>Like her past</i> …

Art

15+ Origami and Paper Art Kits to Help You Master the Art of Paper Folding

The art of origami has a long history. And while it’s mainly associated with Japanese culture, the ancient paper craft also has roots in China and Europe. Traditional origami involves folding single sheets of paper into elaborate sculptures without cutting and sticking. While the Chinese crafted …

Crafting

Inside the Daring Life of a Forgotten Female War Photographer

Culture & Exploration<p>Dickey Chapelle was one of history's most fearless conflict journalists—and the first woman to die on the job.<p>The 36 hours before Dickey Chapelle leaped off a tower with the Screaming Eagles were terrifying. She was 41 years old and parachute jumping for the first time. But …

U.S. Army

Become a frontend developer with this bundle

Want to become a frontend developer? You'll have to master some essential skills first. And instead of throwing down tens of thousands of dollars for …

Web Design

UX for emerging experiences

As the web landscape changes so does user experience and to stay competitive you need to embrace the new. One thing that doesn't change is the user. …

Project Management

Master UX strategies to produce better products

To create products that look beautiful and are comfortable to use, you'll need to know the design strategies behind effective user interface. With UI …

UX Design

Learn to code in different programming languages

Want to master the art of coding? Knowing how to code in multiple different programming languages can be the key to opening up new job opportunities …

Programming

The designer's guide to becoming Adobe certified

Although many creatives aren’t aware of it, you can actually get a qualification in software like Photoshop CC, Illustrator CC and InDesign CC. You …

Adobe

Further your web design education with this subscription

If you want to stay competitive in today's workforce, you'll need to constantly be educating yourself. And unlimited knowledge is exactly what you'll …

Web Design

Photography cheat sheet helps you take better photos

You might have the best camera possible, but if you can't use it to its full potential, it isn't much good. Feeling confident enough to photograph …

Landscape Photography

25 Best Car Gadgets and Accessories for the Ultimate Road Trip

Road trips mean a lot of time behind the wheel. Fortunately, there are plenty of options to upgrade your ride and enhance your experience on the road …

Spacious living room serves as social heart of Clover tiny house

Though the whole point of tiny houses is that everything is smaller, if there's one area that tends to be shrunk down a little <i>too</i> much with most …

Living Rooms

22 photography tips and tricks for taking pictures of anything

Whether you’ve just got a new camera and are looking to learn some new photography techniques or have been shooting for a while and want to master …

Photography

Clever furniture line uses six pieces to create over 25 uses

Mix and match!<p>We’re all for optimizing space. Whether you live in a sprawling mansion or micro apartment, making the most of what you’ve got usually comes down to the furniture you choose. For those working with the smaller side of things, it’s time for you to meet the Varia, a new collection of …

Furniture

From tiny trailers to huge RVs, a definitive guide to every type of camper

We break down RV classes and more<p>There’s a lot to love about campers and RVs (<i>That’s why we started a</i> <i>new community group</i> <i>just for camper addicts,</i> <i>join us</i><i>!)</i> But even the most enthusiastic camper aficionado can get confused: What makes a Class C different from other RVs? Why is a fifth wheel trailer …

RVs

Camper vans get a race car makeover

From the spoilers to the rims, its a Hot Wheels aesthetic<p>Everyone knows what an SUV is, but have you ever heard of a CUV—”Caravanning Utility Vehicle”? Germany-based camper manufacturer Knaus Tabbert is hoping that CUV becomes more than a slick marketing phrase. For the second year in a row, Knaus …

Campervans

Cozy camper van stands out with custom woodworking

There’s even a Japanese-inspired Shoji screen<p>Camper vans are so popular right now that every week we discover a new van conversion company working to transform cargo haulers into mobile adventure homes. The best part about all of this van eye candy? Watching fellow camper addicts innovate in …

Campervans

How to turn off Google's location tracking

When you turn off “location history” Google still tracks your location when you use several of its key services including Maps, search and the weather. Here’s how to really turn all of it off.<p>A report from the Associated Press has highlighted that the feature called location history is just one of …

Maps

Inside the Decades-Long Fight to Protect Your Children’s Data From Advertisers

When Kathryn Montgomery walked into the Digital Kids conference in New York, she didn’t know what to expect. This was 1995 — the internet was new and …

Privacy