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Ar Vag Foldable Boat Kit by Thibault Penven

The story behind <b>Ar Vag foldable boat design</b> began when this industrial designer met a passionate fisherman on the sunny shores of Lake Geneva. That’s …

The Infinite Beauty of Classic Japanese Architecture

Developed by photographer Yasuhiro Ishimoto, this amazing series of black and white photographs naturally blends centuries-old architecture with contemporary abstract art. In the project, Ishimoto approaches the Katsura Imperial Villa with a rare perspective that explores not only the completed …

Glitchy Paintings Blur Lines Between Realism & Surrealism

Brazilian-born, Berlin-based artist Harding Meyer paints large-scale expressive portraits of women and men that blur the boundaries between realism and surrealism. He artistically presents an intimate look at the human face on a larger-than-life canvas, allowing viewers to delve deep into each …

Mirror 2.0

Simply love the Mirror 2.0, which uses voice command, face and gesture recognition technology! Two LCD displays are placed behind a one-way mirror …

Urbliner Electric Vehicle for The City of Bogota, Colombia in 2030

<b>Urbliner electric vehicle</b> was born out of the idea of developing transportation solution for college students in the city of Bogota, Colombia in …

The Unbelievable Beauty Of Papercraft Plumage

A Colombian artist has re-created hundreds of birds out of paper in exquisite detail, feather by feather.<p>The design of a bird is breathtakingly intricate. The trajectory of those bright splashes of color streaking through the sky depends upon the precise arrangement of thousands of feathers, each …

Unbelievable Colored Pencil Drawings by Adolfo Fernandez Rodriguez

Every once in awhile, you come across a photo-realistic artist that blows your mind. The very first Online International Juried Exhibition of the Pencil Art Society just went live and it's there that we found the work of Adolfo Fernandez Rodriguez. The Madrid-based artist works with colored pencils …

Incredible paintings of sci-fi suburbia will make you wish you were Swedish

Welcome to rural Sweden, sometime in the late '80s. Citizens go about their mundane lives and children explore the countryside. But something isn't quite right. Robots and hovercrafts are commonplace, and decaying science facilities sprout from the harsh Scandinavian landscape. There's even a rumor …

Interesting Daily Photo: Dust & Helicopters in the Desert, the Kopp-Etchells Effect

Dust accumulating on helicopter blades doesn’t often yield any interesting imagery, but in certain situations the tiny particles atop helicopters in …

Articles about 5 home design solutions japan on Dwell.com - Dwell

There are many materials used today in and around the home, but one of the most frequently used and requested materials by...<p>Commercial Concrete Planters And Landscape Architecture...<p>A distinctive wooden pattern lines the walls, floors, and ceilings of this compact home in Japan.<p>On a daily basis, …

Articles about traditional outside modern inside 6 homes we love on Dwell.com - Dwell

From repurposed shipping containers to cabin retreats, we look at a range of prefabricated, modular homes in Colorado.<p>Seaside or lakeside, waterfront houses evoke a sense of peace. Here are 6 of our favorites.<p>Rugs don't just belong in cozy mountain lodges—as proven by a new summer collection from …

Lavabit's closure marks the death of secure cloud computing in the US

On Thursday afternoon, Ladar Levison, the owner and operator of Lavabit, an email service that prides itself on privacy and security, abruptly closed his website, posting a short message to his former users. "I have been forced to make a difficult decision: to become complicit in crimes against the …

Chinatown, then and now

For decades, the historic district north of downtown has declined as booming Chinese enclaves in the San Gabriel Valley monopolized flows of new immigrants and investment. Today, the aging community can sometimes have the feel of a museum, with only a few second- and third-generation locals staying …

How to Make the Perfect Lobster Roll

<b>I have to credit Dr. Claw</b> for teaching me how good a lobster roll can be. The infamous Brooklyn "lobster pusher"—the guy who won fame and no small degree of notoriety for illegally selling lobster rolls out of his apartment—gave me the first one I ever liked: A warm, garlicky tube of soft, delicate …

Honey Grilled Watermelon Caprese Salads

Honey Grilled Watermelon Caprese Salads.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> July 31, 2013 132<p>I’ve become very brave this summer.<p>By grilling EVERYTHING.<p>I really mean …

Winners of the 2013 National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest

<b>First Place Winner: Dig Me River</b><p>It's finally time to announce the winners of the 2013 National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest! Out of more than 15,500 entries, this year's first place winner is Wagner Araujo for this energetic black and white shot of the Brazilian Aquathlon (swimming and …

Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2013 shortlist - in pictures

The Royal Observatory Greenwich has announced the shortlist for the 2013 Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition. Photographers captured spectacular sights from across our solar system, the galaxy and beyond – from stunning auroras in the Earth's atmosphere to frenzied storms on the sun and …

Articles about going underground 3 houses built land on Dwell.com - Dwell

Dorit Mizrahi and Oliviero Godi, working in Bergamo, Italy, as the firm Exposure Architects, have designed a house using...<p>House Industries recently made a mark with their heavy ampersand.<p>An architect-turned-falconer considers animals and nature when designing his own home.<p>Along the ever-expanding …

Prefab Homes

Study Finds 3D Printing Could Save The Average Home Up To $2,000 A Year

While I don’t have to remind you about the value of studies – many company-funded studies are best dropped directly in the trash after publication – this one about 3D printing does have some merit. Produced by the authors at Michigan Technological University, it posits that at a home 3D printer can …

Samsung's 14-megapixel WB250 point-and-shoot now posts directly to Evernote

The WB250 Smart camera, Samsung's $179 WiFi-enabled point-and-shoot, just scored a major sharing boost. The pocketable cam can now boot images directly to Evernote. After downloading a software update, WB250 owners will be able to sync their images with the service seamlessly -- shots can then …

Game Time: Nvidia Shield Finally Goes on Sale After Slight Delay

It’s finally “game on” for the Nvidia Shield.<p>After pushing back the launch due to a last-minute mechanical problem, the Android-based handheld gaming …

Beautiful Abstract Light Paintings Created With Lighted Swords in Pitch Darkness

If you follow the world of light-painting, you might recall photographer Patrick Rochon from the work he did with Red Bull Illume or his 24×360 …

Seared Maitake Mushrooms

4 Servings<p>At Vedge in Philadelphia, chef Richard Landau entices carnivores at his vegan spot by making a statement with dramatic, crispy mushrooms. Find maitakes at specialty and farmers' markets.<p>August 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>LEEK RéMOULADE<p>1 leek, white and pale-green parts only, thinly sliced<p>Kosher …

Oil-Poached Tuna Salad

4 Servings<p>Instead of using canned tuna, this recipe puts you in control of the quality of the tuna and how long to cook it. We like it on the medium-rare side.<p>August 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup dried flageolet or navy beans, soaked overnight, drained, or one 15-ounce can navy beans, rinsed<p>1 lb. green …

Hot Sandwiches Slideshow

Giorgio Locatelli's chargrilled mackerel recipe

Giorgio Locatelli's chargrilled mackerel with herb crust<p>Mackerel is a fantastic but underrated fish, which is brilliant cooked inside a crispy herb …

Who Invented the Umbrella: The Romans, the Chinese, or Frogs?

We've seen umbrellas stuck into car doors; optimized for wind resistance; slapped onto bikes; and the design potential for this simple device is so …

Computer Game Concept Art

Most video games, especially the big-name, high-budget ones, are created by a huge team of people. Some are in charge of how the game plays, others …

How to Make an Infrared Camera

We’ve published a few pieces on infrared photography before, and we’ve mentioned how it’s possible to modify a cheap or junk camera to be sensitive …

Night Stroll: Geometric Lightscapes Animated on the Streets of Tokyo by Tao Tajima | Colossal

<p>Night Stroll is a lovely animated short by Tao Tajima. Various light figures are seen interacting with locations around Tokyo, I can’t begin to …