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These New Tulum-Inspired Sandals Are Destined for Fashion Blogger Fame

If there were an official fashion-girl getaway, we'd venture to say it would be Tulum, Mexico. So naturally our ears perked up when we heard the …

Encuentran una pintura rupestre de un volcán con 37.000 años de antigüedad

Tal como informa «Nature», un estudio publicado en «PLoS ONE» ha revelado la que puede ser la <b>representación más antigua de una erupción volcánica</b>. La …

Qué es la Ecología?

20 Chic Homes That Are Actually Made Of Mud

How can you rebrand a negative stigma around mud huts? Bring in the architects.<p>Used properly, mud can be a free and durable building material that will stand for generations, while offering a sort of natural air conditioning. And when reinforced with sand, clay, or cement, mud can rival the …

Un objet spatial inconnu fonce vers le Sri Lanka

Le 13 novembre 2015 à 6h20 TU, un objet non identifié va entrer dans l'atmosphère au-dessus des eaux territoriales du Sri Lanka.<p>Découvert en 2013, …

Appartement original à Paris décoré par une artiste

Intrigantes, mystérieuses, intenses, les créations de l'artiste Géraldine Cario font corps avec son lieu de vie. Un appartement étonnant, à Paris, …

Décoration

Goodbye Cotton, Hello Hemp?

<b>Cotton. You love it, I love it, but Mother Nature freakin' hates it.</b><p>About 20 million tons of cotton are produced each and every year, making it far and away the world's most profitable non-food crop. But it's resource intensive in a big way.<p>It takes about 20,000 liters of water to produce just one …

Profit

Learn About the Only Radar Detector That Will Pay Off Your Speeding Ticket (sponsored)

Learn About the Only Radar Detector That Will Pay Off Your Speeding Ticket (sponsored) Gadget Review - Your lifestyle gadget siteThis is a sponsored …

Gear & Gadgets

Bloglovin

<i>Note: This post is part of the Prepared Blogger‘s 30 Days of Preparedness series to celebrate National Preparedness Month.</i><p>Day 26: How to Filter and …

Off-grid

Going Off the Grid in Tulum, Mexico

Ex-New Yorkers Eric Werner and Mya Henry, the husband-and-wife team behind Tulum's most beloved restaurant, Hartwood, live in an off-the-grid world of their own making. Here's a peek inside that world, a Tulum that most tourists will never see.

Off-grid

Papaya Lentil Salad and Habanero Margaritas: Recipes From Tulum’s Most Inspiring Restaurant

A holiday abroad can sometimes turn into an existential crisis when those nagging questions—<i>why don’t I live here? Could I work here? What if I started a new life here?</i>—creep in. Most of the time these musings are wishful thinking and nothing more. For Eric Werner and Mya Henry, however, the idea …

Tesla’s $3,000 Powerwall Will Let Households Run Entirely On Solar Energy

You almost certainly associate Tesla with cars — very cool cars — but the company has an even grander vision beyond that. Today, CEO and founder Elon Musk unveiled ‘Tesla Energy’ — a new business arm that is focused on ending our dependence on grid power and switching instead to solar energy.<p>The …

Flashlight Stocked With Survival Gear

A flashlight, compass, and survival kit in one? While this might not be the lightest option (18 ounces filled) for a simple survival kit, the VSSL …

Articles about time my site on Dwell.com - Dwell

A Welsh design competition yields pop-up hotel concepts that celebrate a rich history of folklore.<p>The last time Blake Trabulsi and Allison Orr had a party at their house in Austin, Texas, it lasted until 5 a.m. Observes...<p>The union of great design and high technology has given us a whole new …

Prefab Homes

On & Off the Grid

1,241 notes<p>· #architecture<p>wordsbydan:<p><b>Look at this library!</b><p>Or to give the exact title: Ecological Children’s Activity and Education Center. You can …

Eco-Chic Living - Green home & lifestyle consulting

Greening your Reno<p>Greening your reno can mean renovating or redecorating your home with eco-friendly materials, or making your home more energy and …

If a Zombie Apocalypse Was Imminent, What Medications Should You Stock Up on to Survive?

<i>As a medical professional, what five medications would you try to stock up on if you knew a civil war or zombie apocalypse was heading your way? Why?: originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and access insider knowledge.</i> …

Quora

Power Box Pedal Generator

Anyone who launches into a rant about sh*tty chargers and backup batteries that have a mere 9000mAh capacity should be required to re-power his or …

Family Bug Out Bag

If my family were to bug out, probably the first thing we'd do is tear apart this bag of supplies in search of the Xanax and Scotch it does not …

Matador Pocket Blanket

Who would’ve thought that a beach blanket was something you could improve upon? Certainly not us, which is why didn’t come up with the completely …