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The Only 5 Exercises You'll Ever Need

If you're the type spending hours at the gym—chest fly, back row, biceps curl, repeat—it's time to reconsider your routine. Find out how to get …

See the El Carajo House in Antioquia, Colombia

Built in 2013, this mesmerizing house design spans 3,400 sq/ft and is truly a perfect South American getaway. The architects at Obranegra Arquitectos …

Tree House in Texas

Favorite for this wooden house made ​​by Miró Rivera Architects team. This private residence in Austin, Texas was performed using local and natural …

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The Weight-Loss Pill That Turns Into a Balloon to Fill One's Stomach

A novel treatment in clinical trials<p>This is the Obalon system. It is a pill that has a balloon inside. Obalon is a weight-loss device, marketed as an alternative to bariatric surgery, that claims to help people eat less and "push back from the table sooner."<p>Obalon begins to work when you swallow …

Vertical farming explained: how cities could be food producers of the future

Populations are growing and cities are booming – but could we soon see skyscrapers turned into centres for crop production? From Chicago warehouses to the south pole growth chamber in Antarctica, the concept of growing food indoors is catching on. Plant scientist Dr Erik Murchie, from the …

Gallery of Baan Yo Yen / TA-CHA Design - 1

Image 1 of 19 from gallery of Baan Yo Yen / TA-CHA Design. Photograph by BeerSingnoi

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How to invest in the 'Mint' emerging markets

Mexico, Indonesia, Nigeria and Turkey have been tipped as the next economic giants. Can savers make money or is this the latest investment fad?<p>The chances are you have probably heard that Mint is no longer just a peppermint sweet; it is now also an investment acronym which in the next decade or two …

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Is China's Historic Credit Bubble About to Pop?

In five years, China's shadow banks have increased credit from 120 to 190 percent of GDP—a bigger run-up than the U.S. housing bubble.<p>Reuters<p>A historic credit boom. Unregulated lenders promising high, "risk-free" returns. And surging property prices making it all go.<p>Is this the U.S. in 2004, or …

Wealthy Chinese flee China, taking their fortunes with them

Do the wealthy Chinese know something we don't?<p>A new report shows that 64 percent of Chinese millionaires have either emigrated or plan to emigrate—taking their spending and fortunes with them. The United States is their favorite destination.<p>The report from Hurun, a wealth research firm that …

5 Reasons to Visit Mozambique Now

Unspoiled, undeveloped, and untamed, Mozambique is fast-emerging on the international tourism circuit with its wild beauty and exotic influences. …

How to Buy an Espresso Machine

<b>Editor’s Note:</b>With a new year comes new options. We’ve updated our list of the best espresso machines with several new options and updated prices on …

India’s Nasreen Mohamedi Belongs to Everyone

After the filmmaker Nagisa Oshima was called the “Japanese Godard” for what must have been the umpteenth time, he wittily replied by calling Godard …

Diamonds Could Soon Be An Investor's Best Friend As Demand Rises And Supply Falls

Diamonds might be a girl’s best friend but from next year they could also be an investor’s best friend thanks to a global decline in the production of quality gems from mines in Russia and Canada, and rising demand, particularly in China.<p>Not a recommended investment for everyone because of the …

Articles about 10 spectacular dream homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

The vacation location of choice of the Obama family, you really can't go wrong choosing to spend some downtime on the Hawaiian...<p>From gabled homes to forest dwellings, here's what to catch up on from the week.<p>First impressions are lasting.<p>It's a dream for many to own a beach home, but an …

7 Reasons to Visit Hong Kong Now

Hong Kong has flourished for more than 150 years as a gateway between East and West. As one of the world’s most expensive, fast-paced, and elegant …

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Inviting Texas Home Evoking a Coastal Atmosphere: Spanish Oaks Residence

At a first glance, this transparent and inviting residence envisioned by Cornerstone Architects in Austin, Texas, seems literally out of place. A …

The Laos motorcycle diaries

The jungle-rich, three-day odyssey known as the Loop twists its way sinuously through jungle, paddy fields and karst country to one of the country’s most spectacular sights.<p>Landlocked Laos, fortressed by mountains and dissected by the mighty Mekong River, is best travelled by road; its dramatic …

Oki Islands Geopark Is A Spectacular Sight To See

The Oki Islands, located in the Sea of Japan, mark one of Japan's six geoparks and a pretty spectacular place to visit, even if it's only virtual.<p>See?<p>The area is a grouping of islands, both inhabited and uninhabited, that has a thriving ecosystem and dedicated members of the community working to …