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Personal spaces: three young architects on the living quarters they’ve created for themselves

7 homes with perfect wood and white decor

White and wood never fail to look phenomenal together, and we've found 7 incredible homes that prove the point to perfection! Interior designers have …

Interior Design

The dazzling and depressing architecture of density in megacities

I’ve featured the work of photographer Michael Wolf here before, particularly his series of photos taken in Hong Kong called Architecture of Density, …

Learn How to Create Proper Shadows in Photoshop

If you ever do any sort of composite work, chances are that you'll need to add shadows. They're one of the biggest aspects of making a composite …

Tutorials

25 Simple Backyard Landscaping Ideas

Need backyard ideas? Try these fixes for a sloped, shady or boring backyard. Subtle Terracing in Backyard and Garden Idea This backyard benefits from …

Landscaping

15 Tools That Will Help You Build Your Website (No Coding Required)

So many ideas, so little time (or coding ability)! If you’re ready to launch a new website for your startup, personal blog, portfolio, or anything …

Apple Is Planning a Big iPhone Upgrade

The iPhone launching next year will come with a notable upgrade, according to a new report.<p>Applied Materials is among the handful of companies …

Astronomers Might Have Just Solved a Key Mystery About the Origin of Life

If a massive solar storm struck the Earth today, it could wipe out our technology and hurl us back to the dark ages. Lucky for us, events like this …

How To Unlock Any iPhone

When you buy a smartphone, it’s usually programmed to work with one specific carrier. But that doesn’t mean you can’t make a switch.<p>Often, you can …

There's a Way to Test if Immortality Is Real: Lock Yourself in a Room With a Nuke

Don't try this at home.<p>Oh, quantum physics. Just when we think we've got you all figured out with your Schrödinger's cat experiment and your hologram …

Meet The Underline, Miami's New Park Designed By The Creator Of The High Line

With New York’s High Line completed in 2014 (and the Lowline by James Ramsey of Raad Studio on its way for 2020), New York has certainly nabbed the spotlight when it comes to unconventional park experiences. It’s Miami’s time to shine with The Underline (James Corner Field Operations’ High …

Urban Design

new wave architecture rotates three cantilevering volumes in tehran

<b>new wave architecture rotates three cantilevering volumes in tehran</b><br>(above) the project wants to highlight how human beings are tangled to natural …

Design

Want a Brain That's 7 Years Younger? Science Says Do This

The brains of people who do this activity appear years younger than their actual age, a new study shows.<p>If you want to feel younger, there's no substitute for healthy living and hitting the gym (though a flattering haircut and a fun night out can't hurt). But what if you want to <i>think</i> younger?<p>Our …

How scientists want to send a spacecraft to the next closest star

This week, a bevy of scientists including famed theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking announced a new way to explore space called Starshot — and how it works is something that sounds straight out of science fiction.<p>The project involves developing a way to send a tiny spacecraft to the next closest …

Is There A Zero-Point For Measuring Astronomical Speeds?

<i>Since you know how fast stuff in the universe is moving, where is the point of reference that is not moving at all, to base the speeds at which stuff travels?</i><p>This one has a quick answer and a longer explanation. The quick answer is that there is <i>no absolute</i> point of reference that defines motion for …

Astrophysics

Will The Universe Expand Forever?

As impossible as it is to grasp, the answer is probably yes.<p>The universe is big, and it's only going to get bigger. The idea of a Big Crunch, everything collapsing in on itself, or a universal entropic death, certainly have a romantic appeal to them. But these ideas, as handily explained in this …

Physics

Gravitational waves explained

A century after Albert Einstein rewrote our understanding of space and time, physicists have confirmed one of the most elusive predictions of his …

iPhone 7 might be an even bigger problem than we thought for Samsung

The lack of a 3.5mm headphone jack won’t be the only big change to hit the iPhone 7. According to a report from <i>The Electronic Times</i>, Apple recently …

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