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Call for Entries: University Island

<b>University Island Competition:</b><p>A stone’s throw from charming Venice, is the island of Poveglia, a peaceful uninhabited land skimmed by the languishing …

DARPA Wants A Fast Cargo Drone That Can Land Anywhere

This airplane has a lot of fans<p>In their quest for the perfect aircraft, scientists at DARPA keep crossbreeding airplanes and helicopters. The perpetual goal is a best-of-both-worlds aircraft, which can take off vertically, hover, switch its thrust from perpendicular to the ground to parallel, fly …

Aviation

The Trippy Wind-Powered Sculptures of Anthony Howe – BOOOOOOOM! – CREATE * INSPIRE * COMMUNITY * ART * DESIGN * MUSIC * FILM * PHOTO * PROJECTS

Nice feature by Great Big Story following kinetic sculptor Anthony Howe around his home-studio on Orcas Island where he lives and works with his …

Try this renowned steakhouse marinade recipe for the ultimate steak

Most steak gurus will tell you that a dry rub is best. But when you are feeling bold, try this marinade recipe from Quality Meats Steakhouse of NYC. It is the perfect tangy mixture that explodes with flavor.<p><i>Produced by Justin Gmoser. Additional camera by Eames Yates.</i><p><b>Follow BI Video:</b>On Facebook

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The 20 Most Inspiring TED Talks for Architects

Are you feeling short on inspiration today? For a jump-start, try watching one of these twenty TED Talks – a follow-up to last year's post "The 10 …

5 Best Minerals & Fossils To Buy With Your IRS Tax Refund

You just got your IRS tax refund and now you’re presented with some cash to go out and buy one of a kind minerals and fossils from your local geology shop or online at a fossil and mineral marketplace. Whether you’ve got a sweet spot for trilobites, petrified wood, or any number of colorful …

Han Solo, Princess Leia and Kylo Ren finally get a corny family photo

Who is the real villain: the dude who ditched his family for the Dark Side, or the parents who made him pose for a family photo even though he just …

A robot just sunk a hole-in-one on the PGA Tour

About a week after beating a supposedly unbeatable board game, robots are now turning their attention to a game you’ve actually heard of: golf. LDRIC, a robot named after Tiger Woods’ birth name (“Eldrick,” phonetically), knocked in a hole-in-one on the 16th hole of the Waste Management Phoenix …

Golf

Hyperrealistic Human Sculptures Submerged in Europe's First Underwater Art Museum

Fourteen meters beneath the Atlantic Ocean sits the Museo Atlantico, the first underwater contemporary art museum in Europe. Artist Jason deCaires Taylor has created a series of sculptural installations that inhabit the ocean floor. Known for his issue-driven work, this new large-scale project …

Underwater Atlantic Museum opens off Spain's Lanzarote island | CNN Travel

Being Easily Distracted Could Just Mean You're a Genius, Says Science

According to a new study by workplace solutions company Steelcase, clever people tend to have more difficulty prioritizing ideas.

The GQ Watch Guide 2016

Whether you're into divers, chronographs or drivers GQ, rounds up the best men's watches you need to know about this year. From Alpina to Zenith, …

Is This the Suburban House 2.0?

Australian architects make an intriguing discovery when they peel back the layers of a McMansion.<p>It’s called the Offset House, and it’s by the Sydney-based studio<p>In the rarefied air of architecture biennials, like the one that just wrapped up in Chicago, suburban architecture is less than an …

Architecture

This snooze-proof alarm is so genius it might make you a morning person

Invented by Winson Tam, Ruggie is a talking alarm clock that forces you to stand up before turning off.<p><i>Produced by Maya Dangerfield. Video courtesy of Ruggie.</i><p><b>Follow TI:</b>On Facebook

Time Management

Snoop Dogg Is a Better Planet Earth Narrator Than David Attenborough

[Massive bong rip]<p>David Attenborough could read the phone book and make it soothing, classy, and smart. Really, it's hard to imagine anyone else's voice guiding us through underground caves, unbelievable jungles, and the rarely-explored reaches of the world on <i>Planet Earth</i> (not even Sigourney …

Pritzker Prize 2016 awarded to Alejandro Aravena - CNN Style

Written by Matthew Ponsford, CNN<p>Alejandro Aravena, the socially-conscious Chilean architect famed for building "half a good house," is the winner of this year's Pritzker Prize for architecture, the profession's highest honor.<p>Tom Pritzker, the chairman of the Hyatt Foundation which awards the prize, …

This is what the entire universe looks like in one image

The universe is so vast it's almost impossible to picture what it might look like crammed into one field of view.<p>But musician Pablo Carlos Budassi managed to do it by combining logarithmic maps of the universe from Princeton and images from NASA. He created the image below that shows the observable …

Universe

Salt and Vinegar Chicken Recipe

"This is a chicken recipe that can be done in the oven or on a grill. It has a very salty/vinegary taste and a crispy outside. To do on a grill, …

9 cameos you'll never notice while watching 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'

<b>Warning: If you haven't seen "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," there are some mild spoilers ahead.</b><p>Many are heading out to watch "Star Wars" to see Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, and Mark Hamill reunite on the big screen. But another reason to see the movie may be for the celebrity cameos hidden in the …

Prism Nightlight, A Light That Is Turned On and Off by Pivoting It Like a Seesaw

The Prism Nightlight is a clever light that is turned on and off by pivoting it like a seesaw. The light is a design concept by designer Nicholas …

Here's a Stylish Way to Show off Your Love for 'Star Wars'

With wall decals that aren’t kitschy or childish.<p>These aren’t your run of the mill posters. IXXI creates wall decoration that consists of small cards …

Cut away confusion from your NYC commute with these beautiful subway maps

Candy Chan, an architect living in New York City, has what she describes as a "love-hate relationship" with her subway system. Fascinated in …

The 20 best drawing apps for the iPad Pro

Although nothing can truly replace a traditional piece of paper or sheet of canvas, the iPad Pro comes incredibly close to bringing digital art up to …

Otherothers' "Offset House" Reveals the Architecture Hidden in Suburban Homes

In the classic film The Wizard of Oz, Dorothy and friends manage to obtain a visit with the great and powerful wizard, who appears to them as an …

Build a Miniature Concrete Village with SPACES

“As space begins to be captured, enclosed, molded, and organized by the elements of mass and volume, architecture comes into being.”<p>With influential …

Why sneakers are a great investment

Josh Luber is a "sneakerhead," a collector of rare or limited sneakers. With their insatiable appetite for exclusive sneakers, these tastemakers …

101 quotes on success from some of the world's most accomplished people

What makes something smart? It can mean many things for many people.<p>But the kind of smart I'm talking about is the smart that inspires, the smart that speaks to us and makes sense, the smart that allows us to move past ourselves and do something about the things that keep us stuck.<p>Let these smart …