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Toronto

Featured Content<p>Doug Ford's transition team lays groundwork for PC government, considers cabinet choicesPremier-designate Doug Ford started …

Something huge and hard went into Uranus and it got very messy

In the distant past, Uranus took an absolute pounding, say researchers, without even cracking a smile.<p>My isn’t Uranus full of surprises?<p>Researchers …

15 Places That Humans Left Behind Because Nothing Stays Around Forever

Everything that has a beginning has an end.

McLaren has made a bionic suit with F1 tech

The F1 team made a bespoke armour plate for an ageing billionaire customer<p>McLaren might be known for building Formula 1 cars, but it’s just made a …

Carbon Fiber

A different kind of Home-Delivery!

The home isn’t a product as much as it’s a space. However, the Mobile Home is given a product style treatment. You don’t build the Mobile home. You …

Julbo Reissues Their Timeless Vermont Classic: The French company brings back their classic mountaineering glasses

French eyewear company Julbo began making protective glasses for the crystal-hunters of Chamonix back in 1888 and in 1950 released classic mountaineering glasses, The Vermont. The latter were worn by mountaineers and rockstars at the beginning of climbing's golden years—with iconic climbers from …

This Cliff House Just About Ensures an Unobstructed View

Originally published by Travel + Leisure<p>For some, the idea of living in a home carved into the edge of a cliff is exciting. For others, it’s …

Architecture

Junction Shadow House

Once an exact replica of its neighbor, the Junction Shadow House underwent a complete renovation to set itself apart from its semi-detached twin. …

Piarena Designs Sail-Inspired Congress Hall Spanning Over Russian River

PIARENA has won the Archchel-2020 competition to create a Congress Hall for BRICS and SCO events in central Chelyabinsk, Russia along the Miass …

11 Small Modern House Designs From Around The World

While it’s nice to have spacious houses that allow for plenty of movement and freedom, there’s something to be said for small houses that encourage …

Architecture

The 5 Best Motivational Videos of 2016

These short videos will keep you inspired and motivated to make 2017 your best year ever.<p>Every year, I post the five most motivational videos to be posted on YouTube over the past 12 months. Here are my posts for 2015, 2014, and some timeless classics.<p>For 2016, I've focused on videos that will …

Motivation

A CNC-Milled Coffee Table, a DIY Modular Concrete Kitchen Backsplash, a Homemade Lumber Mill, Display Cases & More

Part 2 of this week's Makers Roundup<p><b>DIY Concrete Backsplash and Dish Rack</b><p>Wow! Ben Uyeda uses Legos to cast a modular concrete backsplash/dish rack …

Woodworking

18 Modern Houses In The Forest

Living in the forest has a wide number of benefits. You get the freshest air possible, you’re surrounded by natural beauty, and you get to escape the …

Architecture

This Great Course on Beating Procrastination Used to Be Paid, Now It’s Free

Productivity trainer Kosio Angelov built a paid course at Udemy on how to beat procrastination, and over a thousand people took it. Now Angelov has …

Productivity

This Los Angeles Home is Driven by Automotive Design

The creative force behind Faraday Future’s otherworldly automotive designs takes on a new medium—his own residence.<p>*<i>This story has been edited.</i><p>Cars and residences both serve as shelter, albeit at vastly differing degrees of scale—and commitment. "Let’s say you want to drive a Ferrari. You reason, …

Deep Learning the Stock Market

<i>Update 25.1.17 — Took me a while but</i> <i>here is an ipython notebook</i> <i>with a rough implementation</i><p>In the past few months I’ve been fascinated with “Deep …

7 small homes you'll want for yourself

We have 7 alternatives of small homes for you. The funny thing regarding this selection, which was guided by professional architects, is that we want …

6 Tony Robbins Life Hacks That Will Help You Become a Better Entrepreneur

Walking over hot coals aside, all entrepreneurs can stand to learn something from Robbins's teachings.<p><i>By Kristopher Jones, founder and CEO of LSEO.com.</i><p>When in search for the ultimate life coach for everything from business leadership to controlling our own destiny, Tony Robbins is the undisputed …

Lifehacks

Canada Just Opened a Massive Museum Dedicated Solely to Music Photos

The latest building from Allied Works Architecture (AWA), the Portland, Oregon–based firm helmed by visionary architect Brad Cloepfil, may be many things—among them a 300-seat performance hall, a museum, and the home of Canada’s National Music Centre—but it certainly isn’t shy. The …

Modern Home Addition Extends out in Two Open Rooms

The two spaces added to the back of this 1930s home in Phoenix seem to mirror one another on the outside. This modern home addition by Chen + …

A grand cozy family home

At locations with plenty of natural light, well lit cheery environments can be conveniently created avoiding excessive heating & illumination simply …

5 Examples of Iconic Modern Architecture That Have Serious Flaws

From Frank Lloyd Wright’s Fallingwater to Philip Johnson’s Glass House, AD surveys some of the most architecturally significant homes that were built with flaws<p>Architecture, like art, becomes iconic when it breaks from the current mode and challenges viewers and inhabitants to approach living with …

Lego-style DIY house

advertisment<p>advertisment<p>If you can put together an Ikea bookcase, you're one screwdriver away from building a whole house.<p>A French design studio has …

Stunning Strategy Game Duelyst Slated to Arrive on PS4, Xbox One and Steam

Duelyst Set To Arrive on PS4, Xbox One and Steam<p>Last month, Duelyst, the collectible tactics game by Counterplay Games, launched its all-new …

Gaming Industry

It's Hard to Believe That These Awesome Star Wars Photographs Are of Action Figures

You could mistake the above for a new shot of Captain Phasma from the set of <i>Episode VIII</i>, or maybe even an amazing cosplay. The fact that it’s …

Arduino Powered Longboard With Speed Reactive Lighting (videos)

Maker and developer Rolf Hut has created an awesome Arduino powered longboard which is equipped with LEDs that react to the speed of the rider and …

Arduino

The Glass House Built Around a Tree

If one architect has his way, this futuristic hideout will combine the best of both.<p>We love a good tree house – and this proposal for a new home is one of our favorites.<p>Kazakh architect Aibek Almassov designed the "Tree In The House," a cylindrical glass home built around a fir tree, back in 2013, …

How To Make A Ring Out Of A Coin

Have you ever looked at an ordinary coin and thought “man, I wish this coin was a ring”?<p>You may have thought this transformation to be nigh …

Woodworking

Handcrafted Miniature Worlds by Secret Wood – BOOOOOOOM! – CREATE * INSPIRE * COMMUNITY * ART * DESIGN * MUSIC * FILM * PHOTO * PROJECTS

Vancouver-based jeweller Secret Wood handcrafts finely detailed, snow globe-esque scenes out of wood, resin and beeswax. More images below.<p><i>Secret</i> …

Miniature