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6 Architectural Museums Worth Traveling the World For Photos

It’s no easy feat creating a museum about architecture. After all, how can you possibly fit a discipline that brokers in buildings into one single building? It turns out there are quite a few ways, actually, each seemingly more inventive than the next. When news hit this summer that Tokyo’s new …

Fatigue Is All in Your Head

Samuele Marcora, the 47-year-old director of research at the School of Sport and Exercise Sciences at England’s University of Kent, doesn’t consider himself an endurance athlete. But he’s fast becoming one of the most talked-about researchers in the field. Marcora, who is originally from Italy, …

11 Places to Visit on the Ultimate American Road Trip

There’s something truly romantic about the great American road trip. The thought of throwing caution to the wind, jumping in the car (a vintage …

National Parks

Most of us misunderstand metabolism. Here are 9 facts to clear that up.

We talk about metabolism like it's something we can manipulate by gulping a pill, downing some green tea, or running faster. You've seen the articles headlined "Boost your metabolism" or "Try this high-metabolism diet to lose weight."<p>But this obscures many truths about this essential, yet still …

Fitness

Gorgeous Stabilized Timelapse Shows Earth's Rotation In Relation To The Stars

This is a beautiful timelapse video made by Greta Life, that demonstrates earth's rotation in relation to the stars, which stay fixed in the video. …

Time-lapse Photography

Pictures of the Week 9.8.16

Spacecraft

The 15 coolest offices in the world

60+ Energizing Summer Colors To Decorate With

Evoke the carefree feelings of summer all year long by including these photo-inspired paint palettes in your interior design.<p>The appeal of summer lies not only in its long days and balmy temps, but in the vibrant colors that abound these short, sweet months. From the energized hues you find in …

Home Decorating

20 Black And White Kitchen Ideas To Inspire Classically Clean Design

This monochromatic color scheme is anything but old school.<p>Bring striking aesthetic to your cooking space with just two classic colors in chic designs and elegant decor.

Interior Design

These Are The Colors Everyone Is Talking About For 2018

There's a new minimalist color palette in town, and it doesn't involve grey.<p>Now that 2018 is here, it's time to discuss which home decor trends will define the months to come. While 2017 was all about tropical green, warm neutrals, and sophisticated camel accents, this year will be full of even …

Home Decorating

20 Red Couch Ideas To Transform A Living Room

There are a million reasons to consider a bold piece of furniture. Here are twenty we love.<p>Space feeling drab? Showcase a stunning red sofa to bring life back into your design.

Living Rooms

5 of the Most Downright Blissful Bedrooms

Is there anything sweeter than sleeping in on the weekend? We're hard-pressed to think of something better. Because let's face it: Decent shut-eye …

Interior Design

Here are the Most Heart-Stopping Photos of Saturn from the Cassini Mission

The spinning vortex of Saturn's north polar storm on Nov. 27, 2012. Taken using a combination of spectral filters sensit<p>... VIEW MORE<p>NASA/JPL/Space …

Astronomy

Gorgeous glass objects created with a 3D printer

Researchers from MIT have created a 3D printer that is able to create objects out of glass.<p>Once the basics for 3D-printer technology were established with plastic filament, the next step was experimenting with a variety of materials, which sees us pretty much smack-bang where we are now. Metal, …

3D Printing

Nanotechnologie

Ralph Merkle a Charles Bauschlicher vyvinuli model vysokokapacitního systému pro uchování informací s použitím atomů fluoru a vodíku (viz obrázek 3, …

NanoTech - stránka věnovaná nanotechnologiím

Nanotechnologie a architektura <br>Vydáno dne 19. 03. 2004 (5563 přečtení)<p><i>~ 1500 slov</i><br>Jaké možnosti skýtá nanotechnolgie pro architekturu? Zdánlivě dva …

Vlastní butik a značka v sedmadvaceti. Mladého návrháře inspiruje Paul Smith

15. srpna 2015<p>Za oknem bylo pořád vedro k padnutí, jenže Leo Macenauerovi byla zima. Tedy – alespoň si ten pocit snažil představit. Jeho nůžky se …

8 strategií, jak úspěšně zvládnout vystupování na veřejnosti

19. srpna 2015<p>Znáte to. Nikdo učený z nebe nespadl a ti, kteří v něčem vynikají a u kterých máte pocit, že to, co dělají, je pro ně naprosto …

This CEO is out for blood

<i>[Author’s note: On December 17, 2015, I published a protracted correction to this article here.]</i><p>In the fall of 2003, Elizabeth Holmes, a 19-year-old …

Sony unveils smartwatch-like SmartBand 2 fitness tracker

Sony's new SmartBand fitness tracker can deliver smartphone notifications, as well as monitoring pulse and heart rate variability<p>Sony has unveiled its second generation fitness tracker, the SmartBand 2, featuring a new heart-rate sensor and a selection of smartwatch-like features that allow users …

10 Questions: Jennifer Hyman, co-founder and CEO, Rent the Runway

Jennifer Hyman considers herself an amateur sociologist. She grew up in the suburbs of New York City and found herself driven by community issues. …

Nedejte se. Tohle jsou rady, co dělat, když vám v letadle ztratí nebo zničí kufr

2. července 2015<p>Když se vám to stane jednou, řeknete si, že to prostě byla smůla. Jako když jsem před rokem na letišti na Maltě zjistil, že mě a můj …

Dvacetiletý student chce vyčistit oceány od odpadu. Už na to má 50 milionů korun

27. června 2015<p>Boyan Slat nebere ne jako odpověď. Odborníci i laici jeho nápad zpochybňovali a investoři ho odmítali, ale ambiciózní student se …

Domácnost budoucnosti podle IKEA: Proměnlivý domov, sporák na stole i lednice z police

4. července 2015<p>Náš životní styl se mění a věci kolem nás se tomu přizpůsobují. S menšími auty se ve městech lépe parkuje. Nač knihovnu, když si lze …

Elon Musk jde do toho. Miliardář hledá studenty, kteří postaví funkční prototyp hypersmyčky

17. června 2015<p>Když Elon Musk v srpnu 2013 odhalil svůj návrh na přepravní systém, který by měl lidi vozit v podtlakových železných trubicích …

Phree je pero, se kterým můžete kromě psaní i telefonovat nebo odpovídat na textovky

16. června 2015<p>S tímhle perem si můžete dělat poznámky úplně kdekoliv – na stole, na gauči nebo do dlaně – to všechno díky jeho speciálnímu …

Až si příště rozbijete displej telefonu, tak se dost možná opraví sám od sebe

28. června 2015<p>Všichni víme, jak jednoduché je rozbít si displej na mobilu. A jak nákladné může být ho vyměnit. Díky nové technologii, se kterou …

The rise of Taylor Swift to Forbes powerful woman

How did the pop princess earn her place as one of the world's most powerful women?<p>Forbes announced today that Taylor Swift has entered at number 64 of the World’s 100 Most Powerful Women list. With five platinum albums in nine years, and seven Grammys under her belt, it's unsurprising that the …

How your eyes betray your thoughts

A series of recent studies suggest that eye movements may both reflect and influence the workings of the brain<p>According to the old saying, the eyes are windows into the soul, revealing deep emotions that we might otherwise want to hide. Although modern science precludes the existence of the soul, …

Psychology