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A Sleek, Modern Home with Indian Sensibilities and an Interior Courtyard

• 1 |<p>Even from an initial glance at the exterior, it is easy to see the interplay of many different shapes that create a unique spatial design on the …

$9000 House: The Ultimate Low Cost Home

• 1 |<p>2 |<p>As this home was built in cost-friendly Thailand, the final costs came in at just $6000 for the basic structure, plus an additional $3000 for …

George Lucas explains how he invented lightsabers

Lightsabers, as Obi Wan Kenobi once said, are an elegant weapon for a civilized age. In <i>Star Wars</i>' galaxy, they're graceful and otherworldly things. In ours, as the 15-minute <i>Birth of the Lightsaber</i> featurette shows, they were little more than sticks onto which the movie's visual effects artists …

House in Yatsugatake / Kidosaki Architects Studio

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Located on a sloping mountain ridge at the foot of the Yatsugatake Mountains, this house was designed on …

Why 2014 Is The Year You Change

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>James Altucher is an investor, programmer, author, and several-times entrepreneur. His latest book is “Choose Yourself!”</i> <i>(foreword by Dick Costolo, CEO of Twitter). Follow James on Twitter @jaltucher.</i><p>I stopped going to classes. I had a scholarship that paid all my living expenses …

Spacious Apartment With Family Friendly Decor

• 1 |<p>There is inspiration for rooms all over the home in this fresh looking dwelling, so let us see which ideas we can borrow starting in the main …

Are you right-brained or left-brained?

Follow these instructions to find out which side of your brain is dominant and how it may explain your personality.<p>In no particular order, I am visual, outspoken, artistic, impulsive, intuitive, a daydreamer and disorganised. I am right-brained, according to this uncannily accurate guide to …

Santa María House / Etcheberrigaray + Matuschka

The house is located on land used for farming in the original house, with fruit trees planted in an area of ​​900 m2, where many of the existing …

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House in Chayagasaka / Tetsuo Kondo Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> This is a private residential house for a family of four in Nagoya - a young couple and their two small …

Quentin Tarantino's PULP FICTION and KILL BILL Connection

If You Give a Dad a Daughter

If you give a dad a daughter...<p>he'll probably wonder what to do with her.<p><i>Especially if he's a man's man.</i><p>So he'll play catch with her, teach her to climb trees, and how to ride a bicycle.<p>Which seem like things a girl wouldn't like to do.<p><i>But she will.</i><p>He might wonder if she'll be all emotional and …