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16 Beautiful Places You Almost Won't Believe Are Real

Who knew Mother Nature had so many tricks up her sleeve?<p>Who knew Mother Nature had so many tricks up her sleeve?

Matteo Fogale and Laetitia de Allegri install tinted acrylic tunnel across V&A bridge

<b>London Design Festival 2015:</b> holes cut out from vertical sheets of coloured acrylic form a tunnel designed to distort perspective across a bridge in …

East London

Pictures of the Week 9.10.15

Japan

Why Riding Makes You Happy

It’s the feeling that pulls you out of bed to saddle up before the anyone else is awake. It’s what beckons you to strap on your shoes and go for a ride when the day is done. It’s that happy, relaxed state of mind we seek when we roll out of our neighborhoods and tick off miles any chance we …

Neuroscience

Stand With Ahmed: 5 Clocks You Can Make

Building a clock should be a rewarding project for anyone from a beginning tinkerer to a seasoned craftsperson. Unfortunately for Texas 9th-grader Ahmed Mohamed, his home-built circuit-board clock project instead resulted in handcuffs, as his teachers mistook the project for a bomb rather than an …

Sublime Photos Capture the Quiet Beauty of the Tuscan Countryside

Photographer Mauro Maione transports us to the idyllic Tuscan countryside in his series of gorgeous landscape images. Often depicting grandiose shots, Maione’s photos showcase all of the vibrant natural beauty that the gently-rolling hills have to offer. Small cottages and trees dot the landscape, …

Natural Beauty

Interior Design Inspiration: Cinema Rooms

Want to bring the ultimate cinema experience in the comfort of your own home? Here are 10 awesome cinema rooms that combine comfort and stylish …

The 100 best novels written in English: the full list

After two years of careful consideration, Robert McCrum has reached a verdict on his selection of the 100 greatest novels written in English. Take a look at his list<p>A story of a man in search of truth told with the simple clarity and beauty of Bunyan’s prose make this the ultimate English classic.

Literature

Hybrid Design | Terry & Terry architecture

This project houses a growing graphic/product design office within an existing brick building located in the Jackson square historic district. The …

Incredible Aerial Photographs Of New York City Taken At An Astounding Height

Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer Vincent Laforet has spent the past 15 year taking daring helicopter rides to capture some of the most incredible aerial images from around the world.<p>But his latest photo mission — to photograph New York City at night from above — was "the scariest of his life," …

Le Mauricien on Twitter: "La une du journal norvégien Aftenposten ce matin http://t.co/9aGqKxfC3s"

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Is This the Perfect Christmas House?

Perched high on a hill and featuring a 180-degree panoramic view of Vermont's Green Mountains, this magical Victorian home looks straight out of a holiday postcard. The best part? It's for sale! This article originally appeared on CountryLiving.com.<p><i>All photos: CIRCA Old Houses</i><p>It's easy to envision …

Mid-Century modern

10 Design Lessons We Can Learn From Venetian Architecture

Venice is a dream destination for many. Between the one-of-a-kind canals, incredible historic and cultural offerings, and beautiful architecture, …

Beijing’s extraordinary Grand Canal

Although few locals realize it, the once powerful Grand Canal is seeing new life in Beijing's suburb of Tongzhou.<p>When I told Beijingers what my itinerary for their city included, they nodded along. The Forbidden City, of course. Tiananmen Square, yes. The Great Wall, naturally.<p><b>Related slideshow:</b> …

10 Things You Didn't Know Your Microwave Could Do

It goes way beyond just heating up your food.<p><b>1. Give your plants a boost</b>Sterilize soil for growing seedlings by heating it up in the microwave first. Colorado State University horticulturist Laura Pottorff suggests filling plastic containers with a thin layer of soil and microwaving them for 90 …

Sunset from Last week before it decided to disappear behind the clouds. Probably the last sunset for awhile as the clocks have now gone back ! Happy Hump day to all! ✌️🍀🙏😉

Use Mail Drop to send large Mail attachments in OS X Yosemite

Sending large attachments has always been a precarious activity when it comes to email. You just never know if your attachment will go through, and …

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Glimpsing the future in Singapore

The future has arrived early in Singapore with more ultra-modern infrastructure - skyscrapers, parks, metro lines - being built every day. Many of the projects showcase technologies that we may soon see in other countries - and that could someday help all of us deal with global challenges such as …

Loneliness

Grids for Mac: a Better Desktop Instagram Experience

Instagram may be among the most widely adopted imaging social networks, but there’s a limitation to the app’s presentation, especially if you often move back and forth between mobile devices and a desktop or laptop computer.<p>Sure, Instagram itself offers a more or less serviceable desktop …

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Things You Can Do With Instant Ramen Noodles That You May Not Have Known About

BuzzFeed shares eleven interesting things you can do with instant ramen noodles that you may not have known about in their latest video. Why eat …

Web Hosting

Promenade Residence

Situated on an exclusive residential street, the owner purchased this waterfront property with the view to engage an architect to create their dream …

Architecture

Can't get Continuity calling or Handoff working in iOS 8? Here's the fix!

Continuity and Handoff are both new iOS 8 features that make for a more seamless experience than ever when it comes to using multiple devices. …

Modena Villa - Anguilla, Caribbean Islands Facing...

<b>Modena Villa - Anguilla, Caribbean Islands</b><p>Facing Anguilla’s staggering Cove Bay, Modena Villa is a luxurious 5 bedroom property with topnotch …

Can You Guess How Much Robert De Niro Is Paying to Rent Alex Rodriguez's Old Apartment?

The legendary actor is taking up residence in the disgraced Yankees star's former bachelor pad for a mind-boggling price.<p><i>Getty Images/Curbed</i><p>Robert De Niro's new rental apartment isn't just in the most expensive building in New York, but it's also one of the priciest units at $125,000 a month, the …

Alex Rodriguez

The 2014 Kitchen of the Year

For the San Francisco Decorator Showcase, designer Steven Miller created a dramatic space for entertaining.<p>For the San Francisco Decorator Showcase, designer Steven Miller created a dramatic space for entertaining.

National Geographic Travel

See how Mac magically decluttered our desks over past 30 years

Remember your desk from the ’80s? If you were even alive back then it probably featured an old Macintosh surrounded by a disgusting mess of books, letters, a telephone, a fax machine and probably even a Rolodex. But thanks to the rapid pace of technology, you’d be hard-pressed to find any of those …