Bridget Morris

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‘Don’t stop there, it’s a hellhole’: Matthew Abbott captures the murderous, majestic Australian outback

Matthew Abbott was in a one-man tent about 20km outside Lightning Ridge when he began to feel a profound sense of unease. The Sydney photographer was documenting life in the hard-up towns in the drought-hit Murray-Darling basin, Australia’s longest river system; he had “rocked up” the day before to …

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U.K. design firm DIY Kyoto recently announced the launch of cheaper version of its Wattson, an ingenious little device that not...<p>If you're anything like me, it drives you nuts when a light is left on in a room you—nor anyone in your household—is in. How...<p>With Europe leading the way, …

Articles about home fit science fiction writer on Dwell.com - Dwell

On Austin’s outskirts, an author's bunker-style home redefines modern city living.<p>For this week's "Three Buildings" column I turned to industrial designer Gustavo Fricke.<p>O’Neill Rose Architects designed each unit of this modern Queens compound based on the personality of the family member …

The Most Beautiful Lakes in the U.S.

Glaciers, geysers, crystal clear water: What more could you ask for? These 15 American lakes are gorgeous—and worth a visit—any time of year.<p>Caddo Lake, Texas<p>Lake Powell, Utah<p>Lake McDonald, Montana<p>Diablo Lake, Washington<p>Lake Clark, Alaska

On Safari in North America

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>Discard the idea that you have to be in Africa to go on safari. Instead, head for the “Serengeti of North America”—the <b>Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem</b><b>—</b>which is spread across the states of Wyoming, Montana, and Idaho.<p><b>Grand Teton</b> and <b>Yellowstone</b> national parks form the heart of …

Ultra Running Legend Scott Jurek Sets New Appalachian Trail Speed Record

Adventure<p>Vegan ultra running legend Scott Jurek just ran 2,200 miles to complete his masterpiece. Powered by plants and fighting through a knee injury and then a severe quadricep strain, Jurek set a new supported speed record on the AppalachianTrail (AT) on Sunday at 2:03 pm ET, finishing in 46 …

Tips For Marketing An eCommerce Business

Hewlett-Packard CEO Meg Whitman once said “Communications is at the heart of e-commerce and community.” And marketing is all about good communications. So how do you communicate the value and desirability of your e-commerce brand to consumers? Here are a few good tips:<p><b>Site Optimization</b><p>Optimizing …

The Best Places to Camp in the Northwest

It's the perfect time to make camp. From tepees in a vineyard and charming cabins on a lake to pup tents in meadows under star-crammed skies, here …

Newly Named Guggenheim Fellows Reflect on Landscape Photography

Maroon Bells Sunrise, Aspen, Colorado, 2012<br>©Arno Rafael Minkkinen / Courtesy of Edwynn Houk Gallery, Ne<p>1 of 24<p>Winning a Guggenheim Fellowship is a …

Why National Parks Matter

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>I participate in a program at Nat Geo headquarters in which “seasoned” staffers like me nurture junior staffers. But I’m always astonished by how much mentors learn from the people they’re supposed to advise.<p>Take my current mentee, Valerie Perry, a technical production …

Our All-Time Favorite Volcano Pictures

National Geographic digs into its archives to find the most stunning and surprising photographs of volcanoes around the world.

50 Beautiful Examples of Black and White Photography

Anybody can pick up a camera and take a picture, but it takes a skillfull photographer to utilize composition, exposure, and aperture to take a …

25 Tiny Cabins We Long For

Cabin Envy Is Real #OutsideCabins<p>25 of our favorite hideouts submitted by our Instagram followers. Sometimes, we wish we never asked.<p>@ontippytoes: The prettiest @duntonhotsprings cabin<p>Ice shack #nofilter<p>The warden has a nice view from his stoop #explorebc #liveauthentic<p>Glaciology huts, Sentinal …

50 Years of Wildlife Photographer of the Year – in pictures

Natural History Museum’s new book released on Wednesday marks five decades of the WPY competition, celebrating the art of wildlife photography. Started in the 1960s, the 160 prize-winning and commended images represent 50 years of different times, styles and specialisms – showcasing some of the …