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New renderings of Bjarke Ingels' swanky High Line condos unveiled

1/3<p>Bjarke Ingels Group High Line Tower<p>The newly-released renderings show the preliminary design for Bjarke Ingles Group's massive $870 million …

BIG unveils replacement for Foster's Two World Trade Center design

BIG has unveiled designs for Two World Trade Center, confirming that the skyscraper's original architect, Foster + Partners, has been ousted (+ …

Check out 44 cool cars from the SEMA show in Las Vegas

Every year, the automotive world descends upon Las Vegas for the Specialty Equipment Market Association Show, transforming the city into a mecca of aftermarket modified cars. The result — usually — is odd, wacky, and awesome cars that you'll see at no other show.<p>The show wrapped up before last …

Sustainable Home: Plus House Larvik

Plus House Larvik, an award-winning, sustainable home built as pilot project.<p>Architecture firm Snøhetta teamed up with Scandinavia’s largest …

MAD Architect's Curvaceous Absolute Towers Are Now Complete in Canada

Chinese firm, MAD Architects just completed the curvaceous Absolute Towers in Mississauga, Canada, its first project in North America. Nicknamed the …

Skyscrapers

12 Foods Personal Trainers Recommend

If you want to reach your goals, you not only have to train like a fitness pro, you’ve got to eat like one, too. To find out exactly what that …

A Chair Designed to Minimize Waste

Seungji Mun created a simple shaped chair that is designed to minimize industrial waste. The Economical Chair’s design is such that during production …

Furniture

How to Book Travel Online for Less

With clear skies and rising temperatures around the country, the summer travel season is nearly upon us. And unless you've got money to burn or a …

Software

Leonardo DiCaprio unveils futuristic eco-resort for Belize

Actor plans luxury tourist development - where villas will sell for $15m - to save Central American island from environmental destruction<p>Leonardo DiCaprio has long been known as something of an <b>environmental activist.</b><p>Now he is putting his money where his mouth is, building a multimillion dollar …

Take A Dip In Hawaii's Crystal Clear Tide Pools

Mother Nature loves a good pool party. And Hawaii, with its plethora of natural tide pools, is happy to oblige.<p>The seascapes and lava rock-lined coasts of the Hawaiian islands provide the perfect conditions for the protected, rocky inlets. We've rounded up 5 of Hawaii's best spots for tide pools -- …

5 Reasons to Go to New Orleans Now

As the tenth anniversary of Hurricane Katrina approaches, it’s a marvel to see how this formerly devastated city has emerged from the wreckage and …

5 Psychological Hacks That'll Give Your Marketing a Boost

Powerful marketing is all about using psychology. Here are five actionable implementations to get you started.<p>Successful marketers know how to ethically use psychological principles to understand their customers, in order to deliver exactly what those customers need and want.<p>Here are five of those …

Marketing

Why Does Anyone Trust the National-Security State?

A lack of transparency and oversight has led to abuses time and again, in every era.<p>The ongoing debate about the national-security state's conduct drills down, for many participants, to this question: How much do you trust the people in charge? Do you believe they'll reliably uphold the laws and …

Convention Center Hotel Planned For Downtown Miami World Center Site (PHOTO, VIDEO)

"Something is coming to Miami that will help shape its future," the video promises as white letters expand on a dark black background.<p>The heart leaps. "EXPANDED PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION!" you cry inside, daring to hope.<p>And it turns out you're wrong, though transformational the project may be.<p>A YouTube …

Revealed, Rem & Bjarke Present Final Convention Center Plans

<i>Tuesday was D-Day of the Convention Center wars, with Rem Koolhaas and the South Beach-ACE gang, and Bjarke Ingels & Portman-CMC each making their final presentations for the Convention Center redevelopment job. In the end, there were surprising similarities between both plans, and some key</i> …

Marriott At Miami WorldCenter Is Actually A Thing, And Huge

Holy Crap, while Curbed Miami was sleeping in to a respectable hour, other news outlets were getting their grubby little paws all over the news that the rumored 'Marriott At Miami Worldcenter' is <i>actually a thing.</i> Yep people, this planned massive tower's got <b>500,000 square feet of convention space</b> …