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Deborah Berke Partners channels modernism with long and low Indiana house

A low-lying slender form, an overhanging roof and sliding glass doors are among the modernist-influenced features at this Indianapolis residence by …

Architecture

Amazing Concrete and Glass Cabin in Argentina

H3 House is a stunning concrete and glass home designed by architect Luciano Kruk. Located eight block from the Argentinian coastline, the shared …

Architecture

Amazon Prime have added over 60 LGBTQ films from Outfest

The Eating Out series, G.B.F, Geography Club, Women Who Kill and several other popular LGBTQ titles have been added to the streaming service.<p>Amazon …

LGBTQI

The 5 Best Exercises For Burning Belly Fat

A flat belly is a badge of honour. It’s an outward sign that you keep fit and watch what you eat.<p>And beyond the vanity aspects, a more chiseled torso …

Workouts

Wildcoast / FGR Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> FGR Architects has brought the best of simple, minimalist design to Wildcoast Road, Portsea, by creating …

Architecture

Jackson House

Copper, concrete, glass, and timber form this contemporary retreat in Big Sur. Situated at the base of a canyon, the Jackson House sits on a …

Architecture

NASA’s virtual tour of the moon in 4K will blow your mind

The moon can look spectacular enough from here on Earth, but a just-posted NASA video showing the lunar surface in amazing close-up detail is also …

Grand Canyon

Catskills House / J_spy Architecture and Design

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> This small house located in the Catskills, NY is designed as a weekend getaway for a family living near …

Architecture

Stunning home in California wine country opens up to the outdoors

Feldman Architecture‘s beautiful House in Healdsburg embraces the outdoors with large pivoting walls that blur the boundaries between inside and out. …

Architecture

Here’s a Canadian architectural firm’s new take on the log cabin

The classic-style log cabin will never get old — the heavy wooden walls and cozy interiors are essential to our ideas about what it means to go out …

Architecture

House SE by Walter&Walter

An early Victorian workers cottage has a familiar and specific spatial quality. The project embodies concepts that support small footprint living …

Architecture

In Canada, a stunning vacation home blends modern and traditional style

Sometimes you get the best of both worlds<p>It’s hard to strike a balance between cozy and cold, but this vacation home outside of Toronto is a study in harmony. Canadian architecture firm Scott Posno Design built the gray-clad house with clean, simple lines and a gable-style peaked roof, giving the …

Architecture

New owners preserve mid-century modern Indiana home

A 1960s prefabricated dwelling in northern Indiana has been preserved by Karen Valentine and Bob Coscarelli, who purchased the home without ever …

Architecture

This Is the Most Popular Sweet Potato Recipe on Pinterest

It was sometime last year that I became deeply enamored of sweet potatoes. I don't do anything particularly special with them or anything — I simply …

Sweet Potatoes

Watch the hilarious first episode of new gay web series Matt & Dan

If you’re looking for a new web series to obsess over, this might be it.<p>Matt & Dan is the brainchild of Matt Wilkas, star of 2012’s Gayby and …

These 8 Prefabs in Seattle Make Us Want to Move to the Emerald City

There's a reason why prefabs are becoming ever so popular in the booming northwestern corner of Seattle, Washington.<p>Although Seattle has long been acclaimed for being surrounded by water, mountains, and evergreen forests, more recently, it's become a hotbed for modern design and high-quality …

Architecture

White cedar covers gabled lake house in Canada by YH2

Canadian firm YH2 has completed a contemporary cabin beside a lake in Quebec, with pale cedar cladding running up the exterior walls and over its …

Z House / Ronnie Alroy Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Natural landscape is the starting point for this spacious, sloped, 4000 sqm plot in a rural setting. The …

Rare Buffalo Mid-Century , Yours for Just $165K!

This unique modernist house at 321 Humboldt Parkway was design by Buffalo Architecture Robert T Coles for his own residence. It was constructed in …

Woodland House

With a palette of cedar and glass, the Woodland House fades into the forest landscape. It's situated on a wooded plateau. Comprised of three realms, …

Micro House Slim Fit / ANA ROCHA architecture

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Concept<p>SLIM FIT is a permanent micro dwelling of 50m2 designed for urban densification. SLIM FIT …

Native plants blanket rooftop of Texas cabana by Wernerfield

Architecture office Wernerfield has created a rectangular pool house with glazed walls and a green roof for a hilly estate in northern Texas.<p>The PTX1 …

Beautiful Eichler-inspired home draws the eye with a dramatic roof

1/17<p>Avocado Acres House by Surfside Project and Lloyd Russell<p>A coastal infill lot in Southern California has been transformed into a beautiful new …

Toronto's new subway extension is beautiful, but it's not the line we should've built | Toronto Star

The second of Toronto's three White Elephant Lines opened this week, and although the new subway fails to address the city's most pressing transit …

NIO launches its ES8 all-electric SUV in China

Electric vehicle startup NIO has launched its first production car, the ES8 – a fully electric SUV with 220 miles of range, fast charging that will top off the battery entirely in one hour of charging, battery pack swapping capabilities for thee-minute refuelling and more. The car starts at about …

Internal Combustion Engine

Modern concrete homes designed as low-cost housing

The architect used a variety of textured concrete blocks and glass to form a series of considered spaces<p>Concrete is a remarkably versatile material used to make everything from wacky luxe abodes to brutalist coffee machines. But as we’ve seen before, concrete also provides a low-cost housing …

25 Delicious Slow Cooker Recipes for Busy Weeknights

We can think of few things better than walking through the door after a long day and knowing that a home-cooked meal awaits us. And since we don't …

Cooking

10 Modern Rooms Thoughtfully Designed with the TV in Mind

Designed by Wheeler Kearns Architects, the St. Joseph Residence includes a TV room with a mid-century feel that’s dotted with bold orange. The large …

Tel Aviv

Report: Samsung Galaxy S9 might be revealed in January

The Galaxy S8 series was revealed in March, with global sales kicking off a month later. According to a report from <i>The Bell</i>, things might be quite different when it comes to the Galaxy S9, as Samsung plan on speeding things up a bit.<p>The report claims that Samsung will take the wraps off its next …

Phones

Palo Alto Eichler with pool asks $2.4 million

Silicon Valley midcentury-modern will keep you cool during any heatwave<p>Located on a quiet cul-de-sac in housing-starved Palo Alto, the latest Eichler to land on the market comes with a pool. Delightful. It also comes with a hefty remodel, which will please some and perturb many. Let’s dive …