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10 things men should do every day (according to science)

We all know the basics – exercise, eat vegetables, never look at booze or bacon, etc – but what else should we be doing every day for a better, healthier, happier life?<p>To paraphrase the slogan of a popular sugary treat, only science has the answer ...<p>1. Play computer games<p>Ever wanted a bigger …

University of Illinois

HP’s 3D printers pave the way for an interesting future

In the two years since HP announced it was entering the 3D printing space speculation arose regarding what exactly the PC giant would launch? Home 3D printers for the masses? All-in-one manufacturing machines? Amazing teleportation devices? Nope. They launched a big printer for industrial users …

Master DIY robotics with The Complete Raspberry Pi 3 Starter Kit (55% Off)

The Raspberry Pi 3 is the latest evolution of the iconic microcomputer kit that’s taught countless curious minds the fundamentals of electronics and robotics.<p>Over the past four years, the Raspberry Pi has sold eight million units – three million in the last year alone, opening new doors of …

How Will The World Change Over The Next 50 Years?

It’s fun to dream up what the future will look like in the next 5, 10, even 50 years. How will we travel? What will we eat? How will our economy and …

Personal electric plane won't need an airport

Now that hoverboards are an honest-to-god thing, we have to say we're pretty disappointed with how flying cars have worked out. Another company has jumped into the fray with a vertical take-off plane called the Lilium that can soar at 400 km/h (250 mph). We'd normally say they're dreaming with the …

Self-driving robots will soon be running your delivery errands in the US

In the near future, if you need a few things from Amazon, or perhaps you forgot to pick up the dry cleaning, there’s a chance a small robot will deliver your goods right to your front door.<p>No, this won’t be a drone dropping something from the skies. A six-wheeled robot from Starship Technologies, …

Robotics

Lithium War Heats Up After Epic Launch of Tesla Model 3

The unveiling of Tesla's Model 3 electric car was no less than the lifting of the final curtain on a game-changing energy revolution. And if we follow that revolution to its core, we arrive at lithium -- our new gasoline for which the feeding frenzy has only just begun.<p>Unveiled just on 31 March and …

This Chinese company just leap-frogged Tesla in the autonomous electric car race

While Tesla engineers have been gradually adding autonomous capabilities to its electric stable, Chinese firm LeEco has gone one step further and announced a car that can do it right from the off.<p>The LeSEE, announced last night in China, managed to drive itself out of a shipping container and on to …

Tesla

Mysterious chimpanzee behaviour could prove they believe in God, according to scientists

New footage of ritual behaviour by chimpanzees, taken and analysed by researchers, shows they may be engaging in spiritual practices - and could even believe in God.<p>West African chimpanzees have been captured on camera throwing rocks into holes in trees and engaging in other bizarre behaviour, …

Chimpanzees

Inside a House that's Black, White and Chic All Over

Moroccan motifs energize a neutral interior that's anything but bland.<p>Designer Betsy Burnham used Moroccan motifs to energize a neutral interior that's anything but bland.

A couple who has traveled to 100 countries just got back from a crazy trip to Africa — here's what it was like

But there's one continent they always look forward to returning to: Africa.<p>The duo recently got back from their fifth trip to Africa, this time traveling through Zambia, Zimbabwe, and Botswana.<p>"From the stunning landscapes and teeming wildlife to the agreeable climate and friendly people, it always …

Books To Read While You Wait For George R.R. Martin To Finish 'GoT'

There are other books in the sea.<p>George R.R. Martin recently ‘fessed up that the final installment of <i>Game of Thrones</i> won’t be done anytime soon -- or at least not quickly enough to please his ravenous fans, whose love for him has proven to have limits.<p>If you’re of the hungrier and hungrier …

Books

Mahindra to Buy Pininfarina for $185 Million

Deal is expected to go through in early 2016.<p>Mahindra & Mahindra, India’s largest maker of SUVs, has confirmed it will purchase Italian car designer Pininfarina. The deal is worth about 168 million euros (about $185 million), reports <i>Bloomberg</i>.<p>The sale is expected to go through during the first half …

Beautiful Architectural Visualizations from Mir

Getting to execute the glamour of architecture, minus the hardhat & headaches<p>Of all the support branches of design, the ones specializing in …

#TheLIST: The 15 Best Books of 2015

From feminist accounts to gripping thrillers, add them to your holiday wish list, then catch up over break.<p>It's that time of year again! As 2015 draws to a close, it's time to take a look at the best books on your shelf. With new novels and an armful of memoirs from literary superstars like Toni …

Eat and Drink Your Way Through Seoul

Ashlea Halpern spent two weeks eating her way through this fast and furious—and food-obsessed—city of 10 million to discover bulgogi cheesesteak, owl cafés, and other trendy (and traditional) surprises.<p>If there’s one word people consistently use to describe Seoul, it’s fast. Fast construction, fast …

Ice Cream

The 10 Things Every 20-Something Should Have in Their Apartment

Moving out of a dorm room is a rite of passage. It’s also huge relief: Gone are the days of a tiny twin bed, pictures Scotch-taped to the walls, bathroom caddies, and wrinkled clothes smashed into a high school locker–sized closet. A 20-something’s first apartment is a whole new ball game in terms …

Charming Illustrations Highlight True Love in All of Life's Little Moments

True love doesn't always consist of grand, cinematic gestures. In fact, it's often the little things that mean the most when you're in a long-term relationship. Spending a lazy morning together, helping each other get through a bad day, and even assembling furniture side-by-side can end up …

Love Stories

Articles about toronto couples light filled dream home on Dwell.com - Dwell

In a former fishermen’s cottage outside Copenhagen, a young family has carved out a cozy, light-filled home.<p>Formerly a schoolhouse property, this rundown London warehouse breathes new life as a modern two-bedroom abode after a complex...<p>Method Homes’ compact Element 1 prefab model rises to the …

Architecture

Articles about 6 inviting apartment renovations on Dwell.com - Dwell

A cramped apartment in a prewar apartment building becomes an inviting space for a young family.<p>Upgrading a kitchen is seldom a cheap endeavor, but you can save yourself a pretty penny by following these tips.<p>A husband-and-wife architect team transforms a 607-square-foot Manhattan apartment into an …

Buenos Aires

Towering Simplicity: Joey Roth’s Steel Speaker

Designer and tea connoisseur, Joey Roth is back with a new audio solution, the Steel Speaker, a monolithic slab of metal and maple wood engineered to …

New Conceptual Self-Portraits Tap Into Photographer Kylli Sparre’s Fantastical Imagination | Colossal

<p>Tapping into unlived memories, Kylli Sparre (previously here and here) produces conceptual photographs that seem to be pulled from dark fairytales …

Here's What Flatpack Refugee Shelters Look Like, and How They Are Assembled

10,000 "Better Shelters" have been created this year<p>The awesome thing about being a designer, rather than a politician, is that our problems and …

The Design Benefits of Sunken Conversation Pits

I sink I have a solution<p>In 1957, architect Eero Saarinen completed his design for the Mid-Century Modern Miller House. Commissioned by the …

Articles about photo week envy inducing nyc town house on Dwell.com - Dwell

Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most viral design and architecture shots of the week.<p>Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most viral design and architecture shot of the week.<p>Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to …

Architecture

Here's the workout Michael B. Jordan used to get in insane shape for his boxing movie, 'Creed'

But the "Rocky" franchise brought it up another level. The physiques of Carl Weathers as Apollo Creed and Sylvester Stallone as Rocky Balboa (who by the third film looks ridiculously cut) was the inspiration for many during the exercise craze in the late 1970s to early '80s.<p>Now the bar has been …

Artist Combines Paintings Found in Flea Markets to Form Extraordinary Fictional Landscapes

Artist J.Frede‘s creative journey begins at a local flea market. He explores each emporium of interesting objects in search of your average landscape painting. The artist then takes these common canvases and reconstructs them into something that's impressively unique. By placing the works …

Art