Dylan Patrick Courtney

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4 Morning Rituals to Keep You Productive All Day Long

Most of us work long hours: 40, 50 or even 60 hours each week. But chances are, given distractions like online entertainment, office snacking habits …

Old Dutch Farm Renovated with Preservation of Ancient Wooden Trusses

Renovation of the old dilapidated Dutch farm with barn, storage shed and separated by a small house. New views of the surrounding landscape, …

Architecture

Corner Bright Light

Once known for being dark and shadowy, <b>corners are about to be seen in a whole new light</b>. In developing the Corner Bright Light, furniture designer <b>Scott Klinker</b> reevaluated the role of the corner in brightening a room. His elegant floor lamp is comprised of a single exposed LED bulb on a thin frame …

Environmentally Friendly

I have anxiety disorder — here's how it affects my daily life

<b>This is one writer’s story about her anxiety. We recognize that not everyone with anxiety has the same experience.</b><p>I’ve dealt with anxiety disorder …

If you want to be like Warren Buffett and Bill Gates, adopt their voracious reading habits

Want to know one habit ultra-successful people have in common?<p>They read. A lot.<p>In fact, when Warren Buffett was once asked about the key to success, he pointed to a stack of nearby books and said, “Read 500 pages like this every day. That’s how knowledge works. It builds up, like compound interest. …

Bill Gates

NYC's first passive apartment building set to open next month

1/7<p>Perch Harlem Passive Apartments<p>NYC is about to get its first passive apartment building. Located in Hamilton Heights, the 34-unit Perch Harlem …

Apartment Building

Small-Scale Architecture Gets Adorable with These Houses for Pets

Rebecca Roke included some of the best designed architecture for animals in her new book Nanotecture: Tiny Built Things.<p>When writing her book about small-scale architecture, Rebecca Roke researched sheds, pods and other structures that we might associate with tiny living. But she also did her …

The Addictive Personality Isn't What You Think It Is

<i>In her new book Maia Szalavitz recalls her behavior as a child in school and at home. Anxious, bright and slightly obsessive, she didn't seem to fit</i> …

Swedish chapel transformed into an incredible cottage that's selling for peanuts

Arlo Guthrie's old friend Alice has nothing on this adorable Swedish chapel renovation, which converted a house of worship into a charming cottage …

Selling

The strange case of the man with two hearts

When a man was fitted with a new heart, his mind changed in unusual ways. Why? The answer reveals a surprising truth about all our bodies, says David Robson.<p>Every second or so, Carlos would feel a small “bump” hitting his tummy. It was the beating of his “second heart”.<p>The small mechanical pump was …

Psychology

The most iconic photos of the 20th Century

An exhibition at the Rijksmuseum documents the history of photography in the last century. Alastair Sooke discusses the growing importance of the medium.<p>“The 20th Century is the age of photography,” says Mattie Boom, curator of photography at the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam. “More than painting or …

Amsterdam

Beyond boots and guns: A new look at the horrors of war

A new exhibition of war photography at Tate Modern looks beyond gory realism. For Remembrance Day, Alastair Sooke takes a closer look.<p>What are the most powerful images of the 20th Century? For many people, the likeliest candidates would come not from the world of fine art, with its obvious …

Art

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Culture<p>The director and Jason Schwartzman, Roman Coppola, and Kunichi Nomura on their latest, and maybe best, film.<p>By Anna Peele2 days agoView …