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10 Exotic, Luxurious Homes Around the World

Peek inside the rooms of world-class estates and secluded private islands.<p>Peek inside the rooms of world-class estates and secluded private islands.

Sri Lanka

27 Art Destinations Around The World To Visit Before You Die

“Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.” ― Pablo Picasso

The Much Delayed Airport - An End at Last to St. Helena's Isolation: Getting Really, Truly, Terminally Away from it All on the Looney Front (Part 12)

St. Helena - 'One of the most remote islands in the world.' Thus spake Wikipedia.<p>Well, its geographical position -- lost in the vastness of the South Atlantic, 1,200 miles from the coast of Africa and some 1,800 from South America -- is not about to change. But that little question of accessibility …

17 Things You Didn't Know About India

He'll be the first president to visit the South Asian nation twice — and the first in ages to make such a long-distance trip just to visit a single country. Obama also hosted India's new prime minister, Narendra Modi, in Washington, D.C., back in September.<p>It's clear that diplomatic relations with …

India

Jaguar's 'Ghost Car' Navigation System Is Straight Out Of Science Fiction

Jaguar just unveiled a proposed new navigation system that's unlike anything we've ever seen.<p>Most modern navigation systems instruct drivers using a series of arrows or at best a pictographic representation of a highway exit. However, Jaguar's new experimental system abandons the arrows and instead …

Land Rover

Pyramid Method For Strength & Muscle

Here's what you need to know...<p>Pyramids involve picking a number of reps and working down from there on each subsequent set.<br>• There are different …

Workouts

Psychology: A simple trick to improve your memory

Want to enhance your memory for facts? Tom Stafford explains a counterintuitive method for retaining information.<p>If I asked you to sit down and remember a list of phone numbers or a series of facts, how would you go about it? There’s a fair chance that you’d be doing it wrong.<p>One of the interesting …

The Brain

The Ducati-Powered VW XL Sport Is a Slice of Ultralight Awesomeness

Last year, VW emperor Ferdinand Piëch confirmed development of an evil version of VW’s ultralight and ultra-efficient XL1 sports car. The original vehicle’s reason for existence—apart from being a technological showcase—was eco-friendliness, a mission it achieved thanks to a hybridized two-cylinder …

2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata to get 2.0-liter Engine in the U.S.

Here it is Miata fans, short and sweet: When the 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata makes its American beachhead next year, it’ll be armed with a 2.0-liter Skyactiv-G four-cylinder engine.<p>Although Mazda still hasn’t spilled the beans regarding specific output figures, it’s a good bet that the numbers will be …

717-hp Hennessey HPE700 Mustang Is Out for Hellcat Blood

Just a week after Saleen released information and images of its upcoming Mustang-based S302 mega pony car, Hennessey Performance has dropped into our laps renderings and information on its sinister HPE700 Mustang. (Coincidence? We think not.) And as usual with a Hennessey product, it is absolutely …

9 black-and-white mobile camera apps go mono a mono

Monochrome is back in fashion — as if it every really left. Despite the ubiquity of color images native to digital cameras, the drama of black and white photography is being rediscovered and people are once again connecting with its subtle beauty.<p>Manipulating monochromatic tonal ranges or unicolor …

You can steal data from a computer by touching it

Normally, breaking a PC's security involves either finding security exploits or launching brute force attacks, neither of which is necessarily quick or easy. However, a team at Tel Aviv University has come up with a potentially much simpler way to swipe data from a computer: touch it. If you make …

Table Topography: Wood Furniture Embedded with Glass Rivers and Lakes by Greg Klassen | Colossal

<p>Furniture maker Greg Klassen builds intricately designed tables and other objects embedded with glass rivers and lakes. Inspired by his surroundings …

HOUSE TOUR: The Most Relaxed Beach House In Malibu

In their search for the good life, designers Nathan Turner and Eric Hughes discover that a small but stylish beachside apartment in Malibu is all they require<p>In their search for the good life, designers Nathan Turner and Eric Hughes discover that a small but stylish beachside apartment in Malibu is …

Interior Design

The Jaquet Droz Signing Machine Signs Papers Mechanically So You Don’t Have To

This embed is invalid<p>High above a scorched Earth, in a sleek yacht tethered to the tip of the Terra Two spindle, Chancellor Herman Worthy was doing paperwork. His cleaner bots were all asleep and his assistant, a lithe android build to look like a long-dead 2000s era actress, was in her charging …

The story behind Nintendo's detective

Professor Layton sips tea from fine china and has a keen interest in archaeology. He enjoys fencing, displays a natural talent for puzzle solving, …

Ten of the world's best city hikes

Stretch your legs over hours or days, without leaving some of the world’s biggest cities. This article is adapted from Lonely Planet's <i>1000 Ultimate Adventures.</i><p>Tijuca Forest, Rio de Janeiro<p>Aerial shot of Rio de Janeiro surrounded by the Tijuca Forest. Image by Paddy Eckersley / Digital Vision / …

Hiking

Bored of your normal résumé? Sumry wants to replace it with an interactive timeline

Looking for a job and sending out résumés is a full-time job in itself, and in order to make yourself stand out from the crowd you might be considering adding some flourishes to your existing CV.<p>However, tweaking that existing Microsoft Word template isn’t going to cut it. According to Sumry, a …

Panasonic's New "Hybrid" Vacuum Can Suck Up A Bowling Ball

Vacuum cleaners are not exactly the “sexiest” of gadgets; while vacuum cleaner technology has steadily marched forward over the decades, it’s rarely …

The Car Interior Preheater Warms Your Car Before You Get In It

Heat up your car’s interior before you hop in with this handy preheater that will also help defrost your car’s windshield. Long gone are the days of …

Virtual Companion for Grandparents

Dusk was designed to offer seniors and their families peace of mind when it comes to mind and body. The 2-part system includes a health monitoring …

The Great Observer

Extreme Sports are exciting and equally exciting is capturing those precise moments of adrenalin pumping excitement. Observer is a camera this is a …

Articles about casablanca chandigarh exhibit montreal on Dwell.com - Dwell

The visionary French architects gallivanting the Third World of the 1950’s in their quest to seed Western Modernism, have left...<p>Los Angeles architect Linda Taalman made a rare visit to Le Corbusier’s fraught masterpiece, the capitol complex of the city of...<p>Get your information from curators, …

Baan Moom House in Bangkok, Thailand by Integrated Field

Modern Architecture – The Baan Moom House.<p>The Baan Moom house in Bangkok, Thailand was designed by Integrated Field. This 3 storey family house …

Thailand

Golden Leaf Branding by Daniel Lasso Casas

Golden Leaf – Brand Identity.<p>This is another very successful branding project created by Daniel Lasso Casas, an excellent graphic designer and …

The biggest stories of 2013: Console wars, Bitcoin's boom and the NSA's very bad year

2013 was a bust! Or so we've been told. Whether you follow that line of thinking or reflect on the last 363 days in a more optimistic light, it's clear the year wasn't all big breakthroughs and great triumphs. This was the year of government surveillance revelations, fallen giants and lackluster …

EyeLock Myris is a USB eye scanner offering security that's unique to you

When it comes to unique passcodes, it doesn't get much more secure that an eye scan. Thanks to EyeLock's Myris, you'll be able to create super complex passwords that you won't have to remember -- using a USB-powered add-on to authenticate your identity instead. Myris is about the size of a makeup …