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Apply Now For A One-Way Trip To Mars

Mars One has begun accepting video applications for a mission to colonize the red planet in 2023.<p>Want to live and die on Mars? Mars One has officially begun its worldwide search for astronauts who will fly to Mars in 2023—and never come back.<p>The first humans on Mars may be reality TV stars.<p>The …

Study Finds Most Ants Change Careers as They Age

Researchers from the University of Lausanne in Switzerland developed a tracking system to monitor colonies of the ant <i>Camponotus fellah</i>. The …

Portable Solar Power "Flower" Folds Up Like A Lotus

<b>Published on</b> March 26th, 2013 | <i>by Tina Casey</i><p>2<p>Portable Solar Power “Flower” Folds Up Like A Lotus<p>March 26th, 2013 by <b>Tina Casey</b><p>Biomimicry run amok can …

The Invisible City: Temporary High-Tech Treehouses Could Transform London's Parks

Invisible Works has unveiled plans to fill one of London's city parks with a series of fantastical treehouse-like semi-permanent structures. The …

Articles about highly sod after on Dwell.com - Dwell

Having lived in, and loved, a modern house built in 1954 in Seattle’s Magnolia neighborhood since buying it in 1996, architect...<p>A new exhibition at the Museum of Arts & Design is best described as an ecosystem, says MAD's Manager of Public Programs and...<p>Penny Black Interiors deftly updates a …

Equinox Passive House in Bulgaria Perfectly Aligns With the Sun

This beautiful 5,543-square-foot home on the coast of Kavarna, Bulgaria has been designed to perfectly match the angle of the summer equinox …

Ecosystem in a Bottle

It’s the ultimate low-maintenance houseplant: a spiderwort that waters itself.<p>David Latimer, a retired resident of Surrey, UK, created this …

Africa's Rift Valley from above – in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/travel/gallery/2013/apr/19/africa-rift-valley-kenya-ethiopia-in-pictures<p>720<p>German photographer Michael Poliza travelled by …

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Skyward House by Kazuhiko Kishimoto / acaa

Built along a grassy hillside, the Skyward House blends beautifully into the woodsy environment while providing protection from the busy street …

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Qwerty Sofa by ZO_loft

ZO_loft is a design and architecture firm located in Italy whose award-winning designs are starting to get noticed all over the world. This kind of …

Architizer Journal: The Official Architizer Blog

These five winning projects of the 2018 A+Awards celebrate local materials, knowledge and craftsmans hip.<p>Enter now and get your project seen by millions.<p>Find the best brands for every architectural product and material.<p>Thatching is making a comeback.<p>Workshops are designed as spaces to tinker, …

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Beautiful roads around the World (23 pictures)

There are certain roads around the world that go above and beyond average. They’re so sceni that traveling them is a true adventure.<p><b>Like it? Share it!</b>

Articles about six book reading nooks on Dwell.com - Dwell

This modern log cabin from architecture students at Auburn University was designed to be completed for $20,000—an admirable...<p>Architect Deborah Berke has maintained a ledger full of ephemera that details memories of every dinner party she’s hosted for...<p>One of our New Year's resolutions? To read …

This Tiny House By Richard Neutra Is A Masterpiece

It’d be nice to live in a house built by a great architect, and you’d think the bigger the dwelling, the better. But as evidenced by this compact California home, sometimes a master builder can make do with a small canvas. Especially when you let him open things up with a retractable wall.<p>The …

The Mesmerizing Skyscrapers Of Hong Kong In Eerily Beautiful Close-up

For four years, photographer Michael Wolf explored life in Hong Kong by studying the exterior of its apartment towers. When cropped and textualized, facades of residential buildings become something other than architecture, but grids of information, charts, data, colorful patterns.<p>He writes in an …

Articles about world’s most impressive bridges on Dwell.com - Dwell

The University of Toronto’s John P. Robarts Research Library contains 4.8 million books, 4.1 million microforms, and 740,000...<p>Hulking on the edge of the trendy Eastern Docklands in Amsterdam, the Lloyd Hotel is a storied mammoth.<p>In San Antonio, Morgan’s Inspiration Island opens for its second …

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Couple Travels 135,000 Miles Over 5 Years for Wedding Dress Portraits

Photographer Jeff Salvage and his wife Jennifer got married back in 2008 near a volcano crater on Easter Island. While they were there, Salvage had …

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Scientists see three promising blips in underground dark matter search

Three potential signatures of exotic dark matter particles have been found hidden in the readings from an underground lab in Minnesota — and although the results are too tentative to be classified as a discovery, scientists say they provide promising new clues to the solution of a decades-old …

U.S. Air Force says Space Fence program safe for now

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Air Force on Monday said it took steps to fully fund the first increment of a new ground-based radar to track satellites and other objects in space in its fiscal 2014 budget proposal, but there was no funding for a second site for now.<p>Jamie Morin, acting …

Blazar Markarian 421's flare-up is cosmic coincidence

Active galaxies and the supermassive black holes they host remain mysterious to physicists<p><b>The skies are currently being flooded with the brightest display of gamma rays - the Universe's highest-energy light - ever seen by astronomers.</b><p>The culprit is a staggering flare-up of Markarian 421, a "blazar" …

The folly of science on a shoestring

Picture a talented scientist working on a shoestring budget and you may conjure up romantic ideas of a creative genius alone in a lab, struggling …