Dominique Aubry

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Snapshots: Saint Étienne's urban doodler with a sense of humour

The street artist known as Oak Oak uses the urban elements of his home town of Saint-Étienne, an old industrial town in France, to create humorous, site-specific art. “What I like about street art is that you can find somewhere to draw anywhere and it is a surprise for the people who find it,” he …

Art

The man who traveled to every country in the world before turning 40 reveals his packing strategy

Garfors managed to travel to every country in the world before he turned 40.<p>So it's safe to say that he's perfected his packing strategy.<p>For Garfors, when it comes to packing, less is more.<p>"It's all about the convenience when I travel, and the flexibility, being able to jump on it if I find a cheap …

Luggage

Ecocapsule Provides A Hub Away From Home

The next step in high-tech glamping<p>An Airstream offers retro appeal, but it can’t compare to the sustainable, high-tech glamping you could do in an Ecocapsule. Developed by Slovakian firm Nice Architects, the portable living space runs on sun, wind, and rain alone. Throw in a cache of canned food, …

Off-grid

The 10 friendliest cities in the US

This Shelter Assembles in Just One Hour—and Could House Disaster Victims for Four Months

On October 23, 2011, the Arabian and Eurasian tectonic plates shuddered together along the Zagros fold and thrust belt, 4.5 miles beneath the Earth’s …

Semi Truck

Inside a California Home That Feels Straight Out of Europe

It features the kind of arched doors, carved ceilings, and an inner courtyard that are usually only seen in classic Old World estates.<p>Designer Ohara Davies-Gaetano conjures Old World elegance with cut velvet and raw silk, French-inspired furniture, and plentiful chandeliers.

Why good people do bad things

<b>(CNN) —</b> Most of us want to do the right thing. We don't want to steal office supplies or lie on an expense report. But we all face temptations, and sometimes we give in to them. A new study suggests that being aware of these temptations, and thinking about their long-term consequences, could help …

Psychology

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Tour the 10 Frank Lloyd Wright Buildings Nominated as UNESCO World Heritage Sites

Preliminary efforts were announced in June, and now it's official: 10 buildings by <b>Frank Lloyd Wright</b> have been nominated as <b>UNESCO World Heritage Sites</b>. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell announced earlier today that the group of structures—including Fallingwater, Taliesin West, L.A.'s Hollyhock …

Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive

Featured On Our Website<p>Welcome to our July 2018 E-letter!<p>Advice about tonglen (taking and giving), sent to a nun with cancer.<p>Ösel discusses the inner …

Spirituality

Accomplish More by Committing to Less

Believing that more is always more is a dangerous assumption.<p>There’s a cost to complexity. Every time you commit to something new, you not only commit to doing the work itself, but also remembering to do the work, dealing with the administrative overhead, and to getting it all done in the time …

“Ciao Bella”

Jaguar Unveils New XE in London

Iconic British car manufacturer Jaguar unveiled the latest chapter in its history of “speed, beauty and innovation” (as Advanced Design Director Julian Thomson describes the company’s motto) with the release of the XE, its long awaited entry-level sports sedan, at London's sprawling Earls Court. …

The Photographer’s Playbook

In a time period in which people are taking (and sharing) an unprecedented number of photographs with ease and immediacy, the desire to take pictures has probably never been higher. A new book called “The Photographer’s Playbook"—edited by acclaimed photographers Jason Fulford and Gregory …

Photography

Geometric, Provocative Attire at NYFW S/S15

Each fashion week, certain through-lines manifest across disparate designers. Whether it's ready-to-wear or haute couture, wildly imaginative brands touch upon the times—and similarities in mood manifest. This season, a refreshing array of lines incorporated highly geometric, even architectural, …

Clothing

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West Coast Luxury at California’s Laguna Beach

What an utterly stunning place to drift off to sleep!<p>Designed by Horst Architects and Aria Design, the Rockledge Residence in Laguna Beach, …

Laguna Beach

Rustic Home on the Range in Wyoming

Outdoor seating by a roaring fire is arrayed on a wooded “rug” under a hefty hanging metal lampshade to create the cosiest of deck furnishings in …

Magical House with no Walls in Sao Paulo

Flanked by a huge bookcase, a library is completely open to the garden, and overlooks a reflecting pond.<p>Seen in the background here, what seems to be …

Tropical Ease and Sophistication in a Singapore Garden Villa

Here is one of two identical houses built for a client’s teenage sons and their future families in Singapore.<p>The new house is on a very narrow lot …

A Dramatic Black House for Viewing a Desert Landscape

When viewing California’s Joshua Tree National Park through the black entry courtyard of this house the colors are enhanced.<p>In the Black Desert House …

Adorable animal bags

These eye-catching and adorable animal bags are designed by Ben, who prints realistic faces of cute animals like cats, dogs, owls on both sides of …

Cute

Timelapse of the Amish raising a giant barn in under 10 hours | Colossal

<p>Ohio resident Scott Miller shot this timelapse video earlier this year of dozens of Amish men raising a barn. The entire construction cycle takes …

Memobottle Keeps You Hydrated with Unique Shapes & Sizes

Posted in Gear<p>Memobottles feature a slim, elegant design to better fit in your bag or backpack. They’re made of BPA- & BPS-free Tritan plastic and …

Portraits of Offbeat Modern ‘Families’ (NSFW)

The modern family looks a great deal different than it did even a century ago. Photographer, painter and graphic artist Natalia Wiernik pushes that …

Phone Lines of Stockholm in the Late Nineteenth Century

A limitation of the first phone lines in the late 1800s was that there had to be a line for each phone, which was connected to an exchange. Each call …

Hyperlapse Videos Capture the Beauty of Transit Around the World

Check out cinematic commutes worldwide through the magic of Instagram.<p>Lat week, Instagram released Hyperlapse, a new app for creating time-lapse videos. Many users responded by making ho-hum videos of their offices—understandable, given how much time we spend at work. But another daily routine …