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This House Appears To Grow Out Of The Ground

When building a house on land as beautiful as that found in Blue Mounds, Wisconsin, you run the risk of ruining an untouched terrain. Here, Johnsen Schmaling Architects created a house that instead echoes the rolling hills and carved valleys of a landscape known as the “driftless region.” The Topo …

12 Of The Best New Typefaces

<i>Typographica</i>, a respected font-focused magazine, just released its eighth annual list of its favorite fonts from the last year. There are a whopping 53 of them from 20 different countries with many from the usual suspects–U.S., U.K., Germany, and Sweden. Perhaps most notable, though, are the fonts …

Hip Gadgets For The Developing World Won’t Solve Global Poverty: Stop Making Them

Many entrepreneurs (incorrectly) think the biggest challenge is actually making the product. They are so pleased they have invented a widget that is …

Burnout is the consequence of a broken way of work

It’s the time of the year where we can start to feel overly stressed by the demands of work, family, and community. But for some of us, the stress at …

Make Pok Pok's Famous Wings at Home

In 2005, inside a jury-rigged takeout shack on SE Division Street, chef Andy Ricker struggled in vain to reproduce a roadside Vietnamese fish-sauce …

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Salman Rushdie: We're all too offended now

The Booker Prize-winning novelist Salman Rushdie spoke out against a new "culture of offendedness" yesterday, saying that people increasingly "define …

In Praise Of Zen Habits: Creating A Schedule That Keeps You Calm

Anxious, overworked, and overblown? Try a blissful taste of Zen Habits.<p>Habit has been called the invisible architecture of our lives. Often, though, the design’s more busy than minimalist.<p>It’s against (and possibly with) this chaos that Leo Babauta founded Zen Habits, his full-time blog “about …

9 Easy-To-Steal Habits Of The Super Successful

We wish there was a handbook for success, but there isn’t. Here’s the next best thing: a list of ways you can realize your dreams–and be a more productive person in the process.<p>Wouldn’t it be great if success was simple?<p>But it isn’t.<p>There’s no one-size-fits-all answer for success in work and life, …