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In Hawaii, Georgia O’Keeffe Found a Curious New Way to Look at Nature. An Immersive Show Lets You Mirror Her Journey

On View<p>A Hawaiian paradise comes to the Bronx.<p>,<p>Georgia O’Keeffe wasn’t particularly interested in visiting Hawaii, but when she was offered an …

Art

This Photographer Combines Toys and Practical Effects

Mitchel Wu is a professional toy photographer. He combines toys, photography skills, practical effects, and imagination to create “alternative …

The Best Chest Workout in Under 10 Minutes

This 10-minute chest workout is perfect for gaining power, strength, and muscle size. Created by Noam Tamir, C.S.C.S., the founder of TS Fitness in …

How To Get Ripped, According To Jason Momoa

Whether it's as Aquaman in <i>Justice League</i>, Khal Drogo in HBO's <i>Game of Thrones,</i> Declan Harp in Netflix's <i>Frontier</i> or as the fearsomeConan The Barbarian, …

10 things to do in Santa Barbara

Within easy reach of Los Angeles, Santa Barbara is a picture perfect seaside city, with a temperature that rarely dips below the mythical Southern …

Santa Barbara

The 10 Best Breweries in the U.S. to Visit, According to Yelp Reviewers

For tours, tastings, or both.<p>It’s National Beer Day today, and there may be quite few Americans celebrating: More Americans prefer an ice-cold beer …

Look inside an iconic Austin home before it’s listed

M.J. Neal Ramp House asks $1.295M<p>Arguably one of the most architecturally significant homes in Austin, the Ramp House has quietly hit the market. A well-known fixture in the Bouldin neighborhood, the home was designed and built by award-winning local firm MJ Neal Architects, which specializes in …

The Best Coffee in Every State: How We Decided, and What We Learned

Everything is changing—again. That's the thing you need to know about coffee in the United States, right now. After an astonishingly productive …

This Is the Hands-Down Best Workout to Shed Those Extra Pounds

We don't have to look far for incentive to go to the gym. In addition to the mental health benefits of working out, it's rewarding to feel "in shape," even if weight loss isn't our goal. Of course, many people seek workouts that burn the most fat — and burning belly fat is a common objective. If …

Exercise

With Doorway Fitness Tower, There’s No More Going to the Gym

Do you remember those pull-up bars you would set up in your doorway at home that lets you perform instant chin-up’s and pull-ups? If you like that … …

This 6-Minute Workout Will Reshape Your Butt — but You Won't Be Able to Walk Tomorrow!

If you're looking for a little help bringing up the rear, we've got the workout for you. Dempsey Marks from Gold's Gym in LA designed this …

33 Useful Kitchen Gadgets To Add To Your Wedding Registry

An egg sandwich maker, a cordless wine opener, a crepe maker, a knife sharpener, a bread machine with a gluten-free setting, an iced coffee chiller, a powerful mini mixer, and 28 other things you'll want to add to your wedding registry ASAP.<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you</i> …

Vanillawood Updated The Exterior And Interior Of This 1990s House In Portland

Husband and wife team James and Kricken Yaker of Vanillawood, have designed the interior and exterior transformation of a 1990s house in Portland, …

This Modern Prefab Is Now a Gorgeous Guest House

In Morelos, Mexico, a sleek prefab is assembled in a backyard after being constructed entirely off-site.<p>When SOA Soler Orozco Arquitectos was asked to design an independent addition to an existing holiday home, their client requested limited on-site construction. Up for the challenge, the team …

Minimal House One

Beverly Hills, California<p>A minimal home with the finest craftsmanship and attention to detail. The home was designed to compliment the emotion of the site. With unparalleled views from Downtown Los Angeles to the Ocean, the house serves as a lens to view the ever changing landscape, skies and …

These 8 Prefabs in Seattle Make Us Want to Move to the Emerald City

There's a reason why prefabs are becoming ever so popular in the booming northwestern corner of Seattle, Washington.<p>Although Seattle has long been acclaimed for being surrounded by water, mountains, and evergreen forests, more recently, it's become a hotbed for modern design and high-quality …

How to Get to the Valle de Guadalupe from San Diego

Most people think of Tecate and tequila when they think of Mexico — certainly not wine. But the Valle de Guadalupe, just 90 miles south of San Diego …

San Diego

A new tool uses legal loopholes to get you cheaper flights by checking prices 17,000 times a day

A new service is trying to exploit legal loopholes to get people cheaper plane tickets by automatically checking flight prices 17,000 times a day.<p>DoNotPay, an automated legal tool, is branching out into helping users book airline tickets, it announced on Monday. It says its services have previously …

Radically open Japanese home is made up of 13 spiraling platforms

The minimalist home takes ‘open plan’ to the extreme<p>This one-of-a-kind residence in Miyamoto, Japan, is a puzzle of sorts. Designed by Yo Shimada and his Kobe-based practice Tato Architects for a family that privileged openness and seamless connection, the two-story steel-framed house is …

Loneliness

One Of The Best Nintendo Switch Ideas I've Seen

While <i>Nintendo Labo</i> looks cool, this Switch holder might just be one of the best ways you can play.<p>Twitter user Ukiwa recently uploaded this image of …

Espacio 18 and Cueto squeeze grey townhouse onto tight plot in Mexico

Mexican architecture firms Espacio 18 and Cueto have made the most of a restricted site in Puebla, by incorporating a bright internal courtyard and a …

Architecture

North Face Releases a Geodesic Dome Tent Capable of Withstanding the Toughest Weather

Reinterpreting the teachings of Buckminster Fuller, North Face have announced the latest tent in their collection; a geodesic dome tent. Thanks to …

Architecture

How to Stash Your Luggage for a Couple of Hours When Traveling

You’ve just landed at your travel destination, but the Airbnb won’t be available for a few hours. What to do? You could start exploring the city, but …

Luggage

In Seattle, An Urban Landscape Designed for Privacy and Indoor/Outdoor Flow

When a young couple found an aging, one-bedroom cottage for sale on the east side of Seattle’s desirable Capitol Hill neighborhood, they looked past …

Landscaping

This Home Has A Mirrored Shed That Almost Blends Into Its Surroundings

ALTUS Architecture + Design have designed a modern house in Woodland, Minnesota, that seeks to quietly integrate into the surroundings while …

Living Rooms

Five Hacks for Video With a Smartphone

The video quality a smartphone is able to produce these days is so good that you can use it for a lot more than just vacation memories. If you want …

Videography

Barwon Courtyard House

The heart of the Barwon Courtyard House is also its namesake feature. Clad in a mix of bluestone and natural hardwood, the home wraps around a …

Architecture

The Coolest Hotels On Earth For Less Than $100 Per Night

Hotels are magical places. Staying in one is like the tender beginnings of new love — everything has a rosy glow to it. The view feels quaint: <i>Wow! You really get an awesome view of the airport from up here!</i> The TV is better: <i>Look! The second half of</i> Batman Begins <i>is on!</i> <i>What a TREAT!</i> And even the most …

Unusual Furniture Design: These Super-Beds from China Come Loaded With Accessories

Shockingly, most of them are less than USD $500<p>I think the hours we spend sleeping are enough time to spend in a single piece of furniture. But for …

Furniture

These 2 Words Are the Trick to Scoring a Flight Upgrade

British writer Tilly Bagshawe is the <i>New York Times</i> best-selling author of more than a dozen novels. Her first, Adored, was a Jackie Collins-style …