Alejandro Melian

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World's Only Brown Panda Lives Happily in Chinese Nature Reserve

Qizai, an adorable resident of Foping National Nature Reserve, is not your standard panda bear. While China's cuddly creatures are known for their classic black-and-white color combo, Qizai’s brown and white fur is a little bit different—and extremely rare.<p>The 7-year-old is the only known living …

Real Life Talking Dug From Pixar’s UP Surprises Strangers in the Park

If it were possible for a dog–man’s best, loyal, kinda dumb, lovable best friend–to really speak to humans, it would sound and behave exactly like …

Walt Disney Company

Cthulhu doesn't appreciate Stephen King's Trump comparison

It's not wise to upset a fictional H.P. Lovecraft monster. Cthulhu issues an angry response to horror writer Stephen King, who dared to compare him to US presidential candidate Donald Trump.<p>Cthulhu is not to be trifled with.<p>Sure, he's a made-up, tentacled, winged creature created by legendary …

Cthulhu

No Man's Sky is a fine example of one type of game (but many people were expecting another)

I'm writing this a couple of days after the release of No Man's Sky. The incandescent vapour of Internet opinion is coalescing around a cooling core …

8 ways to make you run faster

Gentle jogging gets you nowhere fast. Running hard and cutting seconds is your new shortcut to becoming a fitter, leaner man in a hurry. Follow these …

Artist Thijme Termaat Spent 2.5 Years Painting And Creating This Timelapse

Dutch artist Thijme Termaat is a great painter but sometimes being great is not enough. The competition in today’s art world is fierce so Thijme …

Time-lapse Photography

Dare to Enjoy the Twisted World of Toshio Saeki Art

August 12, 2016<p>Runs, does yoga.<p>Artists have proven that there truly is no end to one’s imagination, and though many let the course of their mind run …

This Artist Reimagined Iconic Nintendo Characters As Beautiful Mayan Paintings

Somebody just 1UP'd their art game.

New Adventures: all the best science fiction and fantasy books coming out in August

Space pirates, horror conventions, and epic fantasies<p>It’s a new month, which means that it’s a good time to look forward to the coming onslaught of science fiction, fantasy, and horror novels coming out in the next couple of weeks. Get ready, because there are some amazing books coming to a …

Science Fiction

Build Your Own Fighting Robot Without Any Electronics Skills

With <i>BattleBots</i> back on TV, you’ve probably got a lot of armchair opinions on how to build a bot that would easily win the tournament. The only …

This Incredible Garden in a Bottle Hasn't Been Watered in 44 Years

Yet it's still somehow thriving.<p>Back in 1960, a man named David Latimer started an experiment. He placed some compost and a quarter pint of water in a 10-gallon glass bottle. Then, he added a spiderwort sprout at the bottom with the help of wires. He opened it back up twelve years later to add a …

Gardening

Magic Sticks – Innovative Furniture Design by Spyndi

<b>Magic Sticks</b>, just like its name suggests, this innovative design allows you to make your own furniture. Recently, there are number of innovations …

Industrial Design

This Cyborg Stingray Is the Coolest Thing You'll See All Day

An international team of researchers has developed an eerily realistic robotic stingray that blurs the line between animal and machine. Fueled by …

'Soft Robots' Look Nothing Like the Machines You Know

What happens when you imagine a robot? Most likely, you’re picturing something with lots of nuts, bolts, gears and exposed metal. Maybe it’s …

Robotics

Man Leaves 11-Year Career in Finance to Pursue Passion for Surreal Wood Carving

For Emin Asgarov, woodcarving began as a deeply rooted dream. He admired the craft throughout his childhood but pursued a career in economics, working as a financial analyst for eleven years while (literally) carving out time to experiment with the creative hobby after hours. Just a few years ago, …

Art

Discover the best fourth-generation-craftsman-nails-midcentury-scandinavian-style on Dwell - Dwell

Dwell is a curated collection of photos and articles about good design. Here is what our community thinks about fourth-generation-craftsman-nails-midcentury-scandinavian-style

Furniture

We Built A Phone-Charging Lamp With Our Bare Hands And You Can Too

And we're not even electricians.<p>View this post on Facebook

Steps to Turn Off the Nagging Self-Doubt in Your Head

Most of us lose time to negative thoughts; reframe your thinking and feel more positive<p>Think of the last time you told yourself something critical or negative. Then think of the last compliment you gave yourself.<p>Which is easier to remember?<p>Many of us—whether due to genetics, brain chemistry, our …

Self-confidence

An AI wrote a sci-fi short film by learning from 90s screenplays

We’ve previously reported how AI is developing rapidly and gaining the ability to do things like defeat human champions at the game of Go, describe photos in words for vision-impaired users, detect cyber attacks and even write novels and financial reports.<p>That’s old hat – there’s now an AI that can …

The Seed on SCAD Portfolios

The Seed<p>Life and its moments form the basis of our project. The intention is to portray the experiences of Life - how it begins with hope, develops …

The best MMOs

Whether you love massive raids, solo quests, or ruling a corporation, there's a great MMO for you.<p>A lesson in history<p>An incredible number of MMOs …

Dad Builds Triple Rocking Chair So He Could Read To His 3 Kids

Master craftsman Hal Taylor loves to read to his children, but when his third child, Rose, was born, he ran into a problem – his three children …

Aviator Chair: A Flat Folding Leather Chair Made Using No Joinery

The Aviator Chair is a challenge to create a flat folding luxury leather armchair from a single piece of material with no joinery. Created primarily …

Articles about finally-office-furniture-laptop-workforce on Dwell.com - Dwell

Good Mod, a Portland, Oregon, studio and retailer, develops an inventive furniture model for the 21st-century office.<p>Dutch designers Makkink & Bey prove that flexible furnishings can increase efficiency in the modern workplace.<p>The original Slingbox was one of those rare devices that did one thing, …

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A photo of a fish trapped inside a jellyfish is a strangely beautiful sight

It's a good day turned bad for this little fish that somehow got stuck in a jellyfish.<p>Photographs of this oddly fascinating event were captured by …

These Two Transformer Benches Become a Picnic Table

DIY outdoor benches perform double duty.<p>Two comfortable garden benches combine to form a picnic table that's perfect for summer dining. What's more, you can build this outdoor furniture Voltron using basic tools and materials available at any home center.<p>The engineering involved in building this …

Artistic Illustrations Explain Foreign Words That Don't Exist In The English Language

London-based illustrator Marija Tiurina created a series of captivating drawings called “Untranslatable Words.” It features 13 words that don’t have …

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