Dominic Bailey

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Aedas dumps UK business to focus on "high-density urban high-rise"

<b>News:</b> one of the world's biggest architecture practices has split in two so it can focus on bringing Asian-style high-density urban design to …

AA Studio Designs Redevelopment of Disused Dock Building

AA Studio have revealed their plans for the development of Brooklyn's iconic New York Dock Company building, transforming the 230,000 square foot …

Lofts

Tiny Wireless Earbuds Could Be Damn Near Invisible When In Use

Two tiny, cylindrical earbuds that could be great–if you don’t lose them.<p>Earin, currently attracting tons of money on Kickstarter, is a tiny wireless earbud product that’s a bit different from anything currently on the market–and by doing things so differently, it might be the first pair of …

Consumer Tech

27 Tips for Mastering Anything

12 min read<p>This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like …

Creativity

Jet Black Char Coal Cheddar Cheese Is Made with Real Charcoal

Manor Farm Shop in Leasingham, England, is currently selling one of the weirdest cheeses in the world – Char Coal Cheese. And true to its name, it’s …

Cooking

Cat Breeders Discover New Breed of Felines That Look Like Werewolves

Tennessee-based breeders have created a new breed of cat with a touch of the supernatural. The ‘Lykoi’ has the looks of a werewolf, but apparently …

Surfing the Freezing Waters of Lake Superior in the Dead of Winter

When you think of surfing, balmy beaches and warm summer days come to mind. But not for everyone. Take this one group of surfers from Minnesota who …

10 Problems With How We Think

By nature, human beings are illogical and irrational. For most of our existence, survival meant thinking quickly, not methodically. Making a …

Critical Thinking

Felino CB7 – Canada’s Latest Supercar

Our current most favorite ride comes from Canada-based car brand Felino. The relatively young company recently unveiled its first prototype model – …

A Fascinating Story of Exploding Toads and Clever Crows

In April 2005, a small pond in Hamburg, Germany became the center of a great mystery, rather repulsive in nature. A documentary film made on the …

Don't Make Me Love My Work!

Miya Tokumitsu writes with incisive elegance about our altogether elitist and self-indulgent view that our experts have these days about the …

Diary of a Mad Imperialist: Why Countries Stay In Abusive Relationships

<i>We cannot and we must not become Chinese, and at heart we don’t want to either. We must not seek ideal or higher meaning of life in China or in any</i> …

Elevating Manhattan / Vertical Central Park

Jeffrey Lee, Rui Liu, and Tina Qiu are authors of <b>Vertical</b> Central Park. As they state, <b>Manhattan</b> is filled with skyscrapers and the only significant …

Does Melbourne need Australia 108?

The first thing I thought when I saw the artist's impression of the planned Australia 108 skyscraper for Melbourne’s Southbank district was that it reminded me of a Dyson vacuum cleaner. Perhaps it’s the contorted angular form, or the metallic purple spire and detailing. Whatever it is, I wondered …

Infographic: Vampire Appliances That Devour Electricity While You Sleep

Did you know that the average television uses 10 watts of electricity when it’s switched off? Every night as you sleep vampire appliances are …

Infographics

Bear Success Story Means It's Time For Some Bears To Die

“For the US government, the grizzly bears of Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming embody a stunning success story: a population resurgent after 40 …

Bad for You: Exposing the War on Fun!

Kevin C Pyle and Scott Cunningham's non-fiction, book-length comic Bad for You: Exposing the War on Fun! is a marvellous and infuriating history of …

Stratasys Unveils the World's First Multi-Color, Multi-Material 3D Printer

3D printer manufacturer Stratasys just unveiled the world’s first multi-color, multi-material 3D printer. The new technology can quickly create …

Zombie Towers: 5 Vacant or Foreclosed Skyscrapers Across the U.S.

Tall buildings are economic bellwethers: Evidence suggests they tend to rise just before recessions, and they're the first to proverbially fall when …

The Fountainhead: Everything That's Wrong with Architecture

<i>Howard Roark, the fictional architect envisioned by Ayn Rand in The Fountainhead, has possibly done more for the profession in the past century than</i> …

Plant-filled amphitheatre proposed for the High Line's final stretch

<b>News:</b> new images unveiled this week reveal that the third and final phase of New York's High Line park will feature an enclosed amphitheatre filled …

Tips For The Suddenly Unemployed (From the Recently Suddenly Unemployed)

<i>by Megan Reynolds</i><p>Two weeks ago I woke up, got dressed, put on shoes, found coffee and went to work for approximately three hours before receiving an …

The Parent Teacher Organization Is Sorry You Were Offended By The Magic Show

<i>by Marcy Campbell</i><p>To the parents of students at Sunnyvale Public Elementary:<p>The PTO has been asked by Principal Steiner to write a letter of apology …