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Articles about 8 super sustainable homes canada on Dwell.com - Dwell

Spatial efficiency meets energy efficiency in this Bay Area home designed by an architect for his parents.<p>In this series, Sebastian Mariscal designs a home in Venice, California, that brings the outside in. We track the project...<p>A couple’s retirement home on a nature preserve in Carmel, …

Architecture

Articles about 5 glass prefabs on Dwell.com - Dwell

When researching the benefits of building with a prefab concrete system, one of the outstanding elements that comes up...<p>Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through Dwell's December/January 2016 issue.<p>Every week, we highlight one amazing Dwell home that went viral on Pinterest.<p>Despite its …

Prefab Homes

Articles about green affordable prefab home debuts palm springs on Dwell.com - Dwell

The Make it Right foundation taps architects to put a prefab spin on homes for the Fort Peck reservation in Montana.<p>We were recently in Palm Springs soaking up the sun and the majesty of the town's mid-century design.<p>As demands rise for sustainability and affordability in residential housing, many …

Prefab Homes

7 moves to strengthen abs and tone your body (without crunches)

Everyone needs cardio and core work, but a long run and tons of crunches at the gym aren't necessarily the best (or most exciting) way to burn calories and work your abs.<p>This is a great workout to work at your cardiovascular health and tone your core, which combined with a healthy diet, will help …

Workouts

Self Sufficiency and Homesteading Skills We Need to Learn

One of the foremost things that attracted me to green and eco conscious living was the direct correlation to self sufficiency and personal …

Minimalism

Hardscaping 101: Raised Garden Beds

Don’t let bad soil stop you from planting an edible garden. The solution? Raised garden beds. An effective and easy solution for less-than-ideal soil …

Via Negativa: Addition by Subtraction | The Art of Manliness

It’s a new year and people all over the world are making resolutions on how they’re going to improve themselves. Usually these goals consist of doing …

Self-improvement

The social science guide to picking a career you'll love

What the best scientific research tells us is that we often look for the wrong things in job searches: what we <i>think</i> will make us happy at work is very different from what will <i>actually</i> make us happy. It's little wonder, then, that over half of Americans are unhappy with their jobs.<p>So here’s a …

Nothing Will Come of Something

Furious over Barack Obama's recent executive orders, House Speaker John Boehner announced today that he would sue the president for doing something about health care, and institute impeachment proceedings against him for trying to fix immigration and climate change. Obama, Boehner suggests, has …

Paramahansa Yogananda, and the legacy of India’s mission to enlighten America

Yoga and meditation are seen by the public as methods to exercise and relax, respectively. However, these are side-benefits of their actual purpose, …

Republicans warn of ‘chilling effect’ from Obama’s push for more Internet regulation

President Obama drew a sharp rebuke from senior Republicans on Capitol Hill for pushing broad regulation of Internet broadband service, with lawmakers warning that such a move would imperil the “thriving Internet economy and the American jobs it creates.”<p>The president touched off the battle after …

What Does It Say That Two-Thirds of Americans Did Not Vote in the Recent Midterm Elections?

At his post-midterm election press conference, President Barack Obama noted that two-thirds of the electorate did not vote.<p>How could it be in a democratic republic that 66 percent of the people trusted 33 percent to stand proxy for their interest? Can we cavalierly blame voter suppression tactics …