Becky Miller

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Surreal photos of China's failed 'city of the future'

The once flush-with-cash town of Ordos, China, has been called the world's largest ghost town.<p>Roughly 15 years ago, a coal-mining boom led local …

How Urban Planner Germane Barnes is Reviving a Forgotten Miami Suburb

It's not everyday one finds himself on the corner of Ali Baba and Sinbad avenues. But for those who live and work in <b>Opa-Locka, Florida</b>, like architect, artist, and city planner <b>Germane Barnes</b>, this strange intersection may just be part of their commute to work. A Miami suburb built by aviation …

Urban Design

I Heart My City: Lars’s Stockholm

<b>Lars Linderoth</b>, who moved to <b>Stockholm</b> in 2000, credits his natural curiosity with helping him to uncover the Swedish capital’s local secrets. “[I] never stop exploring—not on the road, not when I’m in my hometown,” he says. “There is always something to see.”<p>As Lars walked and walked, he fell in …

How to make pumpkin croquetas – recipe

It’s not right that when Halloween has passed, pumpkins become instantly redundant. More fool us; we are only halfway through the British pumpkin growing season and children love the taste of these bright, fleshy vegetables. I was recently given a whole crateful of pumpkin and squash of various …

Geometric Dichroic Glass Installations by Chris Wood | Colossal

<p>Artist Chris Wood works with colored glass to create colorful, prism-like mazes and mandalas of light installed vertically on walls. Her most common …

A sculptural staircase inside this apartment in India. More photos: http://www.contemporist.com/2014/08/15/sdm-apartment-by-arquitectura-en-movimiento-workshop/

Magical Photos of Abandoned Homes Inhabited by Wild Animals

For <i>The House in the Woods</i>, photographer Kai Fagerström captured magical communities of wild animals living in abandoned cottages surrounding his …

How to Master Your DLSR in One Afternoon a Beginner’s Guide

As the Editor-in-Chief of CLARITY, I believe that photography is one of the most unique forms of visual art. As a photographer, you must possess an …

DIY | Watercolor Mug

103 Comments<p>Contributor post by Caitlin of The Merrythought<p>Lately, I've felt like someone could come in and splash some watercolor patterns all over …

VIDDY: The world's cutest DIY pinhole camera

VIDDY is a screenprinted do-it-yourself pinhole camera kit made from tough, durable recycled card. It accepts both medium format and 35mm film.<p>Each …

Outbreak: Hand Cut Paper Microbes and Pathogens by Rogan Brown | Colossal

<p>Artist Rogan Brown (previously) just completed work on his latest paper artwork titled Outbreak, a piece he describes as an exploration “of the …

Giant Granny Sqaure Rug

A simple & speedy crochet project, great for newbies and advanced crocheters - make your own giant granny square blanket ideal for snuggling<p>914<p>16.1k

Summer Chickpea Salad with Honey Garlic Lime Vinaigrette

The Simple Chickpea Salad I’m Losing My Mind Over.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> June 23, 2014 167<p>I feel ridiculous.<p>This is so easy. But it tastes SO FAB. I’m …

Fitness Habits You Should Establish in Your Twenties

15 Fitness Habits You Need to Establish In Your 20s<p>Your future self will thank you<p>Of course your twenties are a time to live it up, explore your options and do what you're crazy about. But they're also a time to get into the habit of, well, practicing healthy fitness habits—because doing so will …

Utility Cruisers by Prana Cycles

by Kate Beard<p>The inspiration to create a new company can come from many places. For Adriano Galardi and Richard Eastoe, it was a mutual love of cycling and visual design that turned their nebulous idea of creating an affordable but aesthetically pleasing city bicycle brand into Prana Cycles. The …

Levi Roots' Roasted sweet potato and feta burgers recipe

Find out how to make these delicious burgers from Levi Roots, for a meat-free barbecue treat<p><b>Video by Waitrose</b><p><b>Levi Roots' Roasted sweet potato & feta burgers</b><p><b>Preparation time: 20 minutes</b><p><b>Cooking time: 10 minutes</b><p><b>Total time: 30 minutes 30 minutes</b><p><b>Makes: 6 burgers</b><p><b>Ingredients</b><p><i>120g fine oatmeal (optional)</i><p><i>2</i> …

11 Healthy Homemade Hiking Snacks

From healthy granola to spiced nuts, here are 11 homemade hiking snacks to bring on your next outdoor excursion.<p><b>Before you take off for the nearest mountain</b>, in search of a rigorous hike in the wilderness, consider this: What are you gonna eat? We're not talking about a gourmet camping meal in the …

Healthy Eating

Hilarious Tiny Kiosks Sell Mini Coca-Cola Cans

To promote the launch of Coca-Cola Mini, advertising agency Ogilvy & Mather Berlin cleverly installed miniature kiosks in five major cities in Germany. Selling a variety of pint-sized goods like newspapers, candy bars, and snacks, and even tiny cans of Coke from mini vending machines, the …

Advertising

Stunning Entryway of the Nishi Building Includes a Suspended Ceiling of 2,150 Reclaimed Boards from Old Homes and a Basketball Court | Colossal

<p>The team at Australian firm March Studio are currently finishing work on this amazing interior staircase for the Japanese-inspired Nishi building in …

Transfixing 3D Paper Patterns by Maud Vantours | Colossal

<p>Paris-based designer and artist Maud Vantours uses layer upon layer of cut paper to create hypnotizing patterns and textures that translate into set …

Crispy Potato, Chorizo, and Green Chili Hash With Avocado and Eggs Recipe

Ultra-crisp potatoes fried in chorizo fat with chunks of chorizo, seared green chilies, and scallions, all topped with baked eggs, avocado, and cilantro. It's a heck of a way to start the day.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>Par-boiling the potatoes gelatinizes starches so that they can crisp up better when …

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Egg-Shaped Tree House is Secretly Nestled in Canada's Woods

The <i>HemLoft</i> is a secret tree house that's hiding in the woods of Whistler, Canada. It was fabricated by Joel Allen, a former software developer who was laid off from his job in 2006 and decided he'd rather retire than find other work. This was an unsuccessful attempt for the then-26 year old, but …

Treehouses

Eco-Tourism Merged With Sustainable Design: DROP XL by In-tenta [Video]

The <b>DROP XL modules</b> by Barcelona-based design studio <b>In-tenta</b> are part of the large emerging trend in the field of modular micro-architecture, suitable …

Already seen London's most famous sites and want to check out some strange and off-the-radar attractions too? Discover the weirdest things to see in London, from the Naked Ladies at York House to Britain's smallest police station. If

Already seen London's most famous sites and want to check out some strange and off-the-radar attractions too? Discover the weirdest things to see in …

Try sushi on the sly at Belgravia’s Uni – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 12:30 pm, April 10, 2014 in Food & Drink<p>Slebs: are you tired of being papped outside Nobu and Zuma? Need a break from the bling-bling of …

Smelly fish, beardy men and naughty bread: why you should pay a visit to Peckham – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 10:15 am, March 29, 2014 in Arts & Entertainment, Food & Drink, Music & Nightlife, Shopping & Style<p><b>Why go there?</b> <br>To be part of one of the …

Professional Juggler Creates Crazy Hinge System

Sweden-based Erik Åberg has created a rather crazy system of hinging cubes together. Even more interesting is his background: Åberg is a professional …