Gianluca Costa

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Ten great Irish whiskeys you'll want to keep for yourself

Irish whiskey has never been hotter, but discovering what you like takes time. Here, Gary Quinn reveals two of his favourites and those of four other …

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Thames Capsule is a modern reinterpretation of the Doves Type from Gael Faure and Raphael Verona.

A feud between founder T.J. Cobden-Sanderson and partner Emery Walker of the Doves Press—whose masterpiece was the five-volume English Bible, printed …

Free Font Of The Day : Granaina

Advertisement<p>Here on Designbeep,we also aim to help designers to find free yet high quality resources whether for your web design projects or graphic …

Beyond Helvetica: 9 More Résumé Fonts That Stand Out, According To Designers

Times New Roman -- the font found in 12-point size on term papers everywhere -- has officially been snubbed. According to an article on Bloomberg Business, the typeface is a big no-no for résumé, along with the flowery Zaphino and the comically wonky Comic Sans. Instead, the author urges readers to …

Typography

TDC61: The 61st Type Directors Club Typography Exhibition

The Type Directors Club invites you to its sixty-first annual typography exhibit, TDC61, and the annual typeface design competition, TDC 2015.<p>On view …

The concrete beauty of brutalist architecture – in pictures

Corin Gibbon fell in love with brutalism growing up in Leeds and Durham – and now tracks down the divisive architecture in cities around the world<p>Corin Gibbon (@thisbrutallife on Instagram) loves to document brutalist architecture around the world. Growing up in Leeds and Durham, Corin remembers …

What Is Concrete?

The most popular artificial material on Earth isn’t steel, plastic, or aluminum — it’s concrete. Thousands of years ago, we used it to build …

Engineering

Council’s court threat to stop concrete plant

The City of Bayswater is threatening Supreme Court action amid health fears over a WA company's proposal for a concrete batching plant near homes.<p>As …

21 Easy Things To Do On Sunday That Will Make Mondays Suck Less

Because Mondays really don't have to be so awful.

Switzerland has completed construction on the world's longest tunnel

Tunneling and track-laying for the 35-mile NEAT Gotthard Base Tunnel has been completed, making it officially the longest tunnel in the world, surpassing Japan's 14-1/2-mile Seikan Tunnel.<p>Swiss authorities held a media day inside the tunnel on Monday to announce that most of the technical work for …

Trains

6 Ways Running Improves Your Health

Running is not only great for the soul but good for your well-being.<p>You’ve probably heard it said that exercise is medicine. Well, it’s not just a saying; it’s the truth. There’s a raft of scientific evidence that proves that regular exercise (150 minutes per week, which is about 30 minutes five …

2014 Travel Awards: Best Trail Running

Winner: Dolomites, Italy<p>Outfitters around the world are starting to string together self-­guided, lodge-to-lodge trail-running trips. “The idea is to organize trips in areas where support is not ­really necessary,” says Tullia Caballero Augi, director of S-cape Travel, which offers outings across …

Place with the best quality of life revealed

Hart in north east Hampshire tops the quality charts this year, where does your town rank?<p>Nestled in the north-east corner of Hampshire, the tranquil district of Hart has been crowned as the place with the best quality of life in the UK for the fourth year in a row.<p>Elmbridge in Surrey and …

Housing

Juice Your Way to the Mediterranean Diet

<b>Juicing and the Mediterranean Diet</b><p>The Mediterranean Diet is hailed as the best heart healthy diet!<p>It’s based on the traditional cuisine of the people …

Work on new Zurich streetcar line set to begin

More than 66 percent of citizens on Sunday backed the cantonal share of 76.4 million francs for the Hardbrucke tram line to serve Zurich West, …

In 2050, You Might Want To Be Living In Helsinki

Over the next few decades, Helsinki expects to add around 250,000 new residents. But the more the population grows, the fewer cars will be on city …

Urban Design

Why I AM Participating in the Goodreads Reading Challenge in 2015

Jessica wrote a great post about not participating in the Goodreads Reading Challenge, and I can identify with a lot of what she wrote — feeling the …

The 5 Most Important Books of 2014

<i>Books give us pleasure, of course, but they also help us frame what's happening all around us at any given moment. Instead of compiling a "best of" list, we asked Esquire writers and editors to select the five books published this year that, if you were to read them all, would give you a much</i> …

Books

Some fear Arts District development plan would ruin the neighborhood

Architect Mark Rothenberg listened as the young city planner answered questions about a sweeping new vision for how the downtown Arts District should grow. Then, point by point, Rothenberg, who has lived in the district for more than two decades, delivered an earful about how it was all wrong.<p>And …

5K Training: What to Eat for Race-Day Success

Different races require different types and amounts of training as well as varying nutritional requirements. To run a marathon you need to put in …

Hearst Magazines

Amin Taha Architects peels back layers of plasterboard to create open-plan offices

Exposed brick walls, rugged wooden ceiling beams and chunky wooden staircases with zigzagging undersides feature inside this office block in London, …

The Best Beaches in The World

40 reasons to start planning your winter getaway ASAP.<p>Whether you're looking for a quick weekend getaway, the ultimate surf or are planning the trip of a lifetime, a beach vacation is always a good idea. To get you inspired, here are some of the world's most beautiful beaches from South Beach to …