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Articles about 5 modern metal clad homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

Refresh your home for the summer season with these simple modern upgrades.<p>Once ashamed of his lackluster Chicago abode, architect Brad Lynch tore it down and started over with a family home that’s part...<p>Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through Dwell's February 2016 issue.<p>It’s been …

The Top 50 ‘Pictures of the Day’ for 2013

At the end of every quarter the Sifter will highlight the top 25 ‘Pictures of the Day‘, culminating in an epic <i>Top 100</i> at the end of the year (check …

Pictures: 5 New World Heritage Sites

Active volcanoes, shifting sand dunes, and fields of glaciers are included in the five newest World Heritage sites.

10 Crossovers Worth Waiting For

One needs only to take a cursory glance at current and future offerings of the world's auto builders to know that the crossover SUV is here to stay. Here are 10 of the more intriguing CUVs on their way to showrooms near you.<p>One needs only to take a cursory glance at current and future offerings of …

Emerging Markets

Dwell on Design: Prefab Preview

A perennial subject at Dwell on Design, prefab housing takes the show floor by storm this year. As usual we've got on-site prefab homes—we're very excited to welcome Living Homes's C6 model, Sustain Design's miniHome, and a model from Method Homes kitted out with furnishings from our keynote …

Articles about clifftop house angled roof maui on Dwell.com - Dwell

With an angled roof designed to resemble the surrounding cliffs, a house in Maui, Hawaii, is built to meld with the landscape.<p>Folding Roof House by Ashida Architect &...<p>This clifftop residence, designed to nestle into the environment, boasts a wall of windows that showcases spectacular ocean …

SRT releases $460,000 Viper GT3-R race car

First there was the 2013 SRT Viper. That Viper attacked time. Then SRT attacked the 24 Hours of Le Mans with the Viper GTS-R. Now it's opening the …

Sports Cars

Vossen Teases its Ferrari 458 Italia

In anticipation of the upcoming Vossen Precision Series release of wheels, Vossen has released a<p>In anticipation of the upcoming Vossen Precision Series release of wheels, Vossen has released a teaser featuring the Ferrari 458 Italia. The 30-second clip highlights its custom features, such as its …

Official | 2014 BMW 4 Series Coupe

BMW has officially taken the covers off the all-new 2014 4 Series, which is now the coupe branch of the entry-level 3 series sedan. The 4 Series will …

Is This Egyptian Hotel The Most Sustainable In The World?

When it comes to green building, usually the oldest, cheapest methods to reduce energy use perform better than high-tech materials. In Egypt, near …

Westbury Garden Rooms Creates Green-Roofed Backyard Retreats

Have you ever dreamed of setting up a room of your own in the backyard? The UK’s Westbury Garden Rooms produces free-standing, contemporary …

Design

AMMO: Cross Section Photos of Bullets

In October of 2012, LA-based photographer Sabine Pearlman found herself ensconced in a Swiss WWII bunker photographing 900 different “specimens” of …

2013 Range Rover Supercharged First Test

Suit, Tie, and Gore-Tex Boots.<p>“So, I’ve been getting a massage this whole time,” says a smiling Jonny Lieberman. I’m riding shotgun, and for the last 15 minutes have been trying desperately to keep a GoPro Hero3 in focus. The supple leather multi-function seats coddling our glutes belong to a …

Today: we drive the upcoming @MBUSA CLS 45 AMG at the aptly named track: Blister Berg.

Radical Pininfarina Sergio concept moving toward production

Pininfarina designed the Sergio in honor of the late Sergio Pininfarina, the former head of the Italian design firm who passed away last summer. The …

Exbury Egg: Amazing Self-Sustaining Floating Office Launches in the UK

Two years ago, a group of architects, artists and engineers announced plans to create a floating egg-shaped room to be occupied by artist Stephen …

Habitats

Hyping Hypercars: 2014 Ferrari LaFerrari vs. 2014 McLaren P1, Lamborghini Veneno

Three high priests of the sports-car realm reveal their own golden calves.<p>Geneva is a quiet Swiss city of enormous but restrained wealth. The Palexpo center, where the auto show is held every gray March, is modestly sized, and the automaker stands are, by regulation, relatively small. The scene is …

Chrysler's New Mopar 2013 "Dart"

Mopar, Chrysler’s in-house tuning division, has just unveiled its latest limited-production car,<p>Mopar, Chrysler’s in-house tuning division, has just unveiled its latest limited-production car, the Dart. The car features a 1.4-liter MultiAir inline four-cylinder engine that produces 160 horsepower …

The 3 Best Heist Movies (That Stole From Other Heist Movies)

0<p>SHARES<p><b>Now You See Me is out now, and it’s a heist movie that features magicians teaming up to rob banks. While we’re not sure that “Penn & Teller Go</b> …

Movies

Water Discus Hotel to be built in the Maldives

The Water Discus Hotel will be based on the same two disc concept slated for Dubai that we reported on last year. The upper part of the structure …

Indian Ocean

Tesla to Make Superchargers More Efficient and Expand Network to 98 Percent of the US

Part of what makes the Tesla such an attractive option for an electric vehicle is its supercharger network, which provides free, clean juice to keep …

Peugeot prepares its most powerful model ever for Goodwood

Peugeot originally showed the RCZ R as a concept at last year's Paris Motor Show. Its matte black and copper paint scheme blended in with the …

10 Mind-Bending Discoveries In Physics

The study of physics is the study of the universe—and more specifically, just how the hell the universe works. It is without a doubt the most …

Tower House has Powerful Verticals, Horizontals & Views

Sometimes a design concept gets in the way of good design, but at other times, a generative idea can carry through to create a space both remarkable …

Tesla to dramatically expand Supercharger network

Tesla's dedicated Supercharger networks, launched late in 2012, are already a part of the EV landscape in California, New York and Delaware, but the …

Getting our hands on the beautiful and well composed Ducati Monster 796 left us wanting more. More seat time, that is.http://gear.gp/13SoonF

Case Study House by Kenji Yanagawa

Nestled on a hillside in Kurakuen in Hyogo Prefecture, Japan is the Case Study house by architect<p>Nestled on a hillside in Kurakuen in Hyogo Prefecture, Japan is the Case Study house by architect Kenji Yanagawa. Due to the hillside location of the house, it boasts a unique design that is capped off …

How To Be An Optimist: 10 Habits That'll Help You Look On The Bright Side

It pays to have a sunny disposition.<p>Optimistic people have been shown to have healthier hearts, better stress-management tendencies and lower risk for stroke compared to their glass-half-empty-seeing counterparts.<p>Looking on the bright side is easier said than done, of course. Fortunately, there are …