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The Hat Island Residence by Bjarko | Serra Architects

Bjarko | Serra Architects designed a home on Hat Island, which is near Seattle, Washington.<p>Project description<p>This vacation retreat, located on an …

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Tip of the Day: Use Siri to Identify Songs Playing on the Radio

You've probably had the experience of listening to the radio and wondering the name of the song that's playing—maybe it's new to you and you're wondering who the artist is, or maybe it's familiar but you can't remember the name. Now with iOS 8, Siri can help. In the past, you could ask Siri to …

Pathfinder : Futuristic Ocean Explorer for Deep Sea Tourism

It’s good to hear from Phil Pauley after awhile, this time, he submitted his latest futuristic concept to us: <b>Pathfinder</b>. It’s a deep submarine that …

The Manual Photographer’s Cheat Sheet: A Comprehensive Infographic for Beginners

As beneficial as the more automated style of photography can be at times, nothing quite compares to the control and connection you feel when shooting …

Apple sapphire supplier GT Advanced files for bankruptcy protection

GT Advanced Technologies said Monday it has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, less than a year after it signed a $578 million deal to supply Apple with sapphire goods.<p>Shares of GT tumbled nearly 90 percent to just over $1 on Monday trading.<p>"Today's filing does not mean we are going out of …

A Photojournalist’s Point of View: Covering an Atomic Energy Agency Meeting at the UN

Want to see what it’s like to cover a meeting between the world’s nations as a photographer? Vienna-based photojournalist Patrick Domingo was …

Blake Lively reveals she's expecting

Is Blake Lively pregnant? All signs point to yes.<p>In a column published on Lively's website Preserve, there's a photo of the 27-year-old actress cradling what appears to be a baby bump, suggesting that Lively and husband Ryan Reynolds are expecting their first child.<p>No one has yet said "we're …

Bridge into the fog

Force of Nature

Project info<p>The Force of Nature series presents elements of natural disasters that evoke sensations of beauty and chaos. Forms billow and expand to great height and dimension, eliciting both wonder and fear. Themes of chaos and control, inner turmoil and outer calm, love and loss, and tension and …

In the Light of Milkyway

Warm, Modern Home Full of Concrete and Wood Details

A husband and wife geologist nearing retirement actively working from home hired SHED Architecture & Design to design a single family home, dubbed …

A Renovated, Bauhaus-Style House in Hamble-le-Rice

This project, House in Hamble-le-Rice, consisted of a complete renovation, extension, and a roof terrace addition by LA Hally Architect. The Bauhaus …

Hillside: A House Nestled Between Rolling Vineyards

Georg van Gass, principal architect at Gass Architecture Studios, designed Hillside, a home located on the hills of Helderberg Mountains in …

Our favourite images of the week

The most stunning travel photos from this past week, capturing Bolivia’s beautiful, untraveled landscapes, Santorini’s rainbow-coloured cliffs and more.

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10 of the most photogenic volcanoes around the world | CNN Travel

Beijing Tourist Attractions

Beijing isn’t the quietest of cities, thanks to its fast pace and rapid development. Fortunately, the city is home to dozens of ancient temples, …

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Originally built and designed by Richard Clements, the glass and wood clad Partington Point House in Big Sur, California was masterfully renovated in 1995 by green architect Mickey Muennig. http://bit.ly/XFyneJ via Dwell

The view from inside this contemporary cabin, designed by Miller Hull. More photos - http://www.contemporist.com/2014/08/30/davis-residence-by-miller-hull/

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An East Hampton Home Takes a Modern Approach

Just because you’re out in the Hamptons, doesn’t mean your place has to scream cottage or beach home. Instead, you can take the approach that Mojo …

A Shingle-Style Home in Cambridge Gets a Modern Renovation

aamodt / plumb architects were hired to renovate a shingle-style home on Professors’ Row in Cambridge, Massachusetts where they were tasked with …

A 1950’s Post & Beam Home Gets a Modern Addition

The Sycamore House is a project from Aaron Neubert Architects that restores a 1950’s post & beam house in Los Angeles while also incorporating a …

Contemporary Home in Historical Australian Neighborhood

When an architect designs and builds his/her own home, you know it’s going to be good. The Paddington Residence, located in Paddington, Queensland, …

An Elegantly, Mind-Blowing Home in the Desert

If ever there was a house to get me to move to the boiling hot desert, it would be this one – the Desert Courtyard House by Wendell Burnette …

Articles about coastal commissions on Dwell.com - Dwell

Taking cues from the flora, fauna, and rocky cliffs of Big Sur, California, Mickey Muennig's brand of organic architecture...<p>The first impression of the Kallbadhus ("the cold bathhouse") is that it hovers over the water.<p>Founder Ariel Kaye launched Parachute after coming home from a trip to the …

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12 Metal-Clad Contemporary Homes

The mixed media approach to a traditional exterior, as in, stone + wood + brick, can be very builder hodgepodge. However, incorporating industrial …