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For Sale Now: The Pickup Truck You Wished Ferrari Would Build

This one-of-a-kind creation started life as a Mazda B2000 pickup, at some point losing its roof and receiving a custom Ferrari-esque body with a matching hardtop. It also sports a real stick shift—no F1 gearbox here! Unlike many cars we’ve seen with similar conversions, this one seems to be …

Animated map shows every nuclear bomb explosion in history

Read full story<p>On July 16th, 1945, the United States conducted the world's first test of a nuclear weapon. Less than a month later, two bombs were …

U.S. Secretary of Defense

Mother disgusted to find photos of her healthy 16-month-old used in cruel memes saying she is 'retarded' and is terminally-ill 

'When your baby has cancer, dump it on nan': Mother disgusted to find photos of her healthy 16-month-old used in cruel memes saying she is 'retarded' …

Colorado college town retains ban on topless women

FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — The northern Colorado college town of Fort Collins has retained its ban on women going topless, rejecting a growing …

Notes on the End of Restaurant Tipping

The news this week that Danny Meyer will eliminate tipping in his restaurants shook up—or, at least, made slightly tremble, like a good panna cotta—people who like to eat out in New York. Although arguments for the abolition of tipping have been around for a while, and Meyer is not even the first …

Abolition

The two most dangerous things about air travel

Despite several high-profile crashes over the last two years, flying remains the safest form of travel. Data from the Bureau of Aeroplane Accident Archives show, with the exception of a minor spike in 2014 (a result of the Malaysia Airline crashes), plane crashes have fallen year on year over the …

Aviation

Cortana will notify you of missed calls and let you send texts from your PC

Microsoft is putting a lot of effort into integrating its desktop and mobile operating systems, but the full verdict on that is still waiting for …

7 Simple Tweaks That Make Your Brain Work Remarkably Well

Your brain is influenced by a wide array of factors. Here's how to get it working at its best.<p>Have you gotten through all the important tasks you need or hope to get done today? Neither have I. Yet with ever-more-loaded schedules, tight deadlines, and the constant flow of new opportunities, most of …

Productivity

Could the Empire State Building Have Been Built with Wood?

Michael Green has teamed up with Finnish forestry company Metsä Wood and Equilibrium Consulting to redesign the Empire State Building with wood as …

Clever Semi-Detached House With Elongated Volumes in Singapore

Challenged to design a semi-detached house in Singapore, the creative team at <b>Aamer Architects</b> opted for an unconventional solution. “As a typology, …

17 High-Paying Jobs For People Who Don't Like Stress

Think again.<p>It turns out there are plenty of low-stress professions in which you can pull in a pretty penny.<p>We reached out to Laurence Shatkin, Ph.D., a career-information expert, to find out which ones fit the bill.<p>Shatkin compared average salaries and stress levels of the 767 occupations …

Architizer

The LIX Is a 3D Printer That Fits In Your Pocket

The LIX is designed as the smallest 3D printing pen, a Kickstarter concept that M.C. Escher would have undoubtedly appreciated for the pen’s ability …

3D Printing

Grass Cave House / Makiko Tsukada Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The site is surrounded by gentle hills, and a green area unfolds in front of the narrow-centered “V” …

A House Renovated to Focus on the View

House Lam sits on a rocky plot of land in Bedfordview, Johannesburg, South Africa with unbelievable views of the city’s skyline. It began as a …

tresARCA: A Modern House in the Desert

When you think of Las Vegas, you may only think of the strip and all its dazzling lights, but there’s far more to the city if you venture out. …

Architecture

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Architizer

10 Facts About Jeddah Tower, the Soon-To-Be Tallest Building in the World

<i>Updated May 17th, 2017</i><p>Construction has been delayed on the soon-to-be-tallest building in the world, Jeddah Tower in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. Originally slated to open next year, it is now projected for completion in 2019, according to Global Construction News.<p>Once complete, the building will stand at …

Exotic Wooden House Exhaling Life and Energy in Costa Rica

Recently we’ve stumbled upon <b>Flotanta House</b>, a project designed by Benjamin Garcia Saxe Architecture<b>,</b> in an exotic and exciting location, <b>Puntarenas</b> …

Modern House with Hipped Glass Roof in Japan

This clean-lined house designed by Naoi Architecture in collaboration with <b>Design Office</b> caught our attention, therefore we decided to share this …

The Maleny House by Bark Design Architects

Bark Design Architects designed the Maleny House on Australia’s Sunshine Coast.<p>Project description<p>The ‘Glass House Mountain House’ in Maleny, …

Kicking Horse Residence provides a holiday home at a Canadian ski resort

American firm Bohlin Cywinski Jackson designed this wooden lodge as the holiday home for a family at the Kicking Horse Mountain ski resort in Canada …

COCOCHI Comfort Gallery “UTSUWA” / UID Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The community center hosts a range seminars and events, providing a much needed destination for …

Hazukashi House Architecture

This house in Kyoto, Japan was designed by the design office Alts. Due to its narrow width, the house is disproportionate in height. The architects …

Box-Like Beach House Near Lima, Peru by Martin Dulanto Arquitecto

<b>P12 House</b> is a box-like two-storey beach house near <b>Lima, Peru</b> designed by Martin Dulanto Arquitecto. Fully-connected to the outdoors, the …

House WZ / Bernd Zimmermann Architekten

An existing three-family house from the 50's, situated in a for this decade typical featureless residential area, should be fundamentally renovated …