A M Leonard

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Lauryn Hill 'Making The Best' Of Her Time In Prison

<b>Lauryn Hill</b> has issued a statement to fans, explaining that she is "making the best of" her time in prison.<p>Lauryn Hill has always been unpredictable. …

Lauryn Hill

Patty Griffin interview: 'I'm glad my voice is too sad for adverts'

Patty Griffin has a vivid memory of a hope she had as a waitress in her twenties in Boston, before she had made the leap to become a full-time musician. The singer-songwriter, who was born in Maine on March 16, 1964, says: “When I was wiping down the tables, I always dreamed about travel. I would …

Willie Nelson

William Shakespeare's Star Wars

Every geek worth even half his salt knows George Lucas penned <i>Star Wars</i>. But what if it was actually written hundreds of years ago by The Bard …

A.Manzoni & Fils Canopus Weekplanner Watch

The A.Manzoni & Fils Canopus Weekplanner Watch ($5,000) features Swiss mechanical movement and unique functionality, all packed into a beautiful …

Live webchat: holidays in Croatia, Greece and Turkey

On Monday, from 1pm, our panel of experts on Greece, Turkey and Croatia, will be answering your questions live. They will be on hand to offer hotel recommendations, help find a pretty town or beach, advise on the best things to see and do and generally help you plan for your holiday.<p>Our experts are …

Brick by brick, two artists are creating an alternate Lego reality

Gallery: Brick by brick, two artists are creating an alternate Lego reality<p>Gallery: Brick by brick, two artists are creating an alternate Lego reality<p>…

From Mexico to China, we look at the most stylish cycle-share schemes

<i>This article was taken from the July 2013 issue of Wired magazine. Be the first to read Wired's articles in print before they're posted online, and</i> …

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10 Gorgeous Stained Glass Ideas for Your Home

We know, we know. The first thing you think of when you see “stained glass” is probably a church, and you’re probably wondering what this might have to do with your home. Well, the art of playing with light is definitely one that historic structures the world over have mastered, but you can also …

Stained Glass

12 Wonderful Winter Pools

<i>Outdoor Winter Pools</i> are usually found in luxury ski resorts, spas or hotels. In the winter months they are heated, and the temperature of their …

14 Wonderful Island Resorts in the Maldives

<i>Maldives</i> is very famous for its natural beauty which includes the blue ocean and white beaches, accompanied by clean air and pleasant temperatures. …

12 Wonderful Hot Springs

A <i>hot spring</i> is a spring that is produced by the emergence of geothermally heated groundwater from the Earth's crust. The hot spring pools contain …

10 Real Life Fairytale Islands

The approximate definition of a <i>real life fairytale island</i> would be that it is small island often covered with lush vegetation, from which emerges a …

10 Fascinating Train Routes Across The World

The history of rail transport dates back nearly 500 years. Many railroads that passes through wonderful landscapes have until recently been a popular …

Heroines of Cinema: The 10 Most Exciting Young Female Directors in the World Today

This week, the British Film Institute released statistics revealing that a mere 14 feature films were directed by women in the UK last year, compared …

The Measure: what's hot and what's not

Going up<p><b>Camo</b> See Frank Ocean's stagewear and Whistles AW13 for the luxe redux of this 1990s staple.<p><b>The on-again-off-again relationship</b> Prince Harry's …

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Ardbeg Whisky Distillery

Those familiar with single malts will recognize the tiny, wild island of Islay as the birthplace of Scotland's most heavily peated whiskies. Once home to over 20 distilleries, Islay (pronounced "eye-lah") now hosts just eight, but the few remaining are some of the most recognizable names in Scotch …

Interview: Mirjam Vogt of Magazin

With one large window facing the street, Magazin looks out onto one of Amsterdam's newest design districts. The artisanal shops lining the long street of Czaar Peterstraat seem to have appeared almost overnight, although locals will tell say it's been nearly a decade in the making. One of the shops …

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Home Practice Myths

0<p>SHARES<p>There are a million reasons to practice at home, all by yourself. From having the freedom to do whatever poses you like, learning to listen to …

Fitness Unchained

The Evo Fitness Bike “ix” changes the dynamic of home workouts by providing owners with an attractive show piece that looks as good in the living …

Be a healthy sitter… serious!

Did you know that sitting is an epidemic??? Yes, honey…sitting! It sounds silly, but it’s true that it contributes to heart disease, diabetes, …

Zen-Inducing Stool

The Opus stool finds inspiration in traditional Chinese medicine where the balance between mind and body is key in keeping physically and mentally …

This Iron Fish Offers Relief From Anemia

How turning a chunk of unappetizing metal into the Lucky Iron Fish addressed an anemia epidemic in Cambodia.<p><i>[This project is an entrant in our Innovation By Design Awards. Stay tuned for the announcement of winners on October 10.]</i><p>Anemia, a condition of low red blood cells, is primarily caused by …

Artist Darren Cullen

by Sabine Zetteler<p>Throughout his career, artist Darren Cullen has forced his audience to question their views of social acceptability and culpability. Citing the "Spitting Image Komic Book" as one of the most formative influences on his work, he continues to embrace some of the most difficult moral …

PSFK Imagines Home of the Future

In case you missed Dwell's July/August issue, there's another chance to peep technology for the home of the future, thanks to a PSFK exhibition in New York City.<p>PSFK—the creative agency and innovation-focused website—has released another "Future Of" report, this time geared towards the home …