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Articles about modern high rise town house tel aviv on Dwell.com - Dwell

Six stories high, crowned with a pool, and with a direct lineage back to the Bauhaus, a new town house in Tel Aviv manages to...<p>How a Bay Area architect who toggles his time between the coasts found his home away from home in a modern Manhattan high-rise.<p>With their light, white house that owes …

Architecture

Macaroni and Cheese Waffles Recipe

Waffled macaroni and cheese might not rank quite as high on the list of "things you must try before you die" as, say, a fresh-from-the-water oyster, or a sliver of Parmesan sliced off of a wheel that has just been opened in front of your eyes, or a bit of playful light bondage, but it's certainly …

How To Organize A Bookshelf

<b>Listen · 4:24</b><p><b>Toggle more options</b><p><b>Download</b>• <b><br>Transcript</b><p>Chances are, many of us will own a few more books after the holidays. But even if the books you have are carefully stored and cataloged, where do you put new ones?<p>We asked a few listeners how they organize their book collections. And there is no one …

The world's greatest bookshops

Bookshops are a traveller's best friend: they provide convenient shelter and diversion in bad weather, they're a reliable source of maps, notebooks, and travel guides, they often host readings and other cultural events, and if you raced through your lone paperback on the first leg of your trip, the …

Beautifully Exotic Looking Species of Moths from Ottawa

Canadian photographer Jim des Riviéres has produced a collection of large-format prints displaying “the arresting beauty and surprising diversity of moths from the Ottawa region.” Having catalogued nearly 300 different species from the 2,000 specimens he's caught, des Riviéres has grown to not only …

Five unforgettable rail journeys

From a luxury odyssey through the Australian outback to traversing the peaks of the Ecuadorian Andes, here are some of the best ways to get on board.<p>There are few more memorable ways to travel than by train. From rail odysseys through the outback to day trips in Britain, here are five ways to get …

Best selling albums of the LP era

The long play record turns 65 this week. Take a look back at the best selling albums of the LP era.

Sarah's Color & Composition at Home

<b>Name:</b> Sarah<b><br>Location:</b> Wheaton, IL<p>Even though I am a visual artist, designing for print or web is very different from designing in three-dimensional …

Dining Rooms

The 7 Books Every Spiritual Person Needs to Read

We all want to lead more meaningful lives. Discover the profound texts that inspired Phil Jackson, coauthor of Eleven Rings: The Soul of Success. …

Books

The 16 Best Western Movies | The Art of Manliness

Few figures in history have had as powerful an impact on American masculinity as the cowboy. For over a century, the cowboy has — for better or for …

Numero Group: the crate-digging record label's top 10

From criminals funded by prostitutes to Nicaraguan political scions who escaped to New Orleans, the Chicago-based reissue label Numero Group has had …

What Is It About Bees And Hexagons?

Solved! A bee-buzzing, honey-licking 2,000-year-old mystery that begins here, with this beehive. Look at the honeycomb in the photo and ask yourself: (I know you've been wondering this all your life, but have been too shy to ask out loud ... ) Why is every cell in this honeycomb a hexagon?<p>Bees, …

34 Cassette Tapes You Haven't Seen (Or Heard) In Forever

So many '80s and '90s memories right here.

Visions of the universe: 20 historic images - Telegraph

Kon-Tiki

• <b>Author:</b> Thor Heyerdahl<p><b>Now a major motion picture, Kon-Tiki is the record of Thor Heyerdahl’s astonishing three-month voyage across the Pacific.</b><p><i>Kon-Tiki</i> is the record of an astonishing adventure -- a journey of 4,300 nautical miles across the Pacific Ocean by raft. Intrigued by Polynesian folklore, …

Jimi Hendrix snapped reading a copy of Penguin Science Fiction, edited by Brian Aldiss, circa 1967. An amazing and awesome photo.

Penguin Scores #penguinbooks #vintage #pattern #design #music

Part of my main series Penguin book collection. Alas, due to space constraints all the Pelicans and many lesser series are stored in bookcases in the loft. I am always happy to photograph requests, if I have them, so please send them in!

The Penguin Handbook of First Aid by A. C. White Knox & J. E. F. Gueritz. PH39, published 1961.

The First Paintings Of 14 Famous Artists

Before they hit the Louvre, they were just like us. Okay, except they painted brilliant works of art.