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Yosemite National Park Photos

Yosemite National Park photos and pictures of culture, history, and travel from National Geographic.

National Parks

Frank Gehry's greatest works on show in Paris

VOGUE HOMMES CULTURE<p><b>With his unique vision and fantastical approach to architecture, winner of the 1989 Pritzker prize Frank Gehry has become an</b> …

Architecture

Renovate Your Whole House With This Magic Black Box

Maybe your house or apartment needs a new kitchen. Skip the costly renovations. Just drop in a few of these multifunctional cubes–customizable boxes that can hide a bedroom, bathroom, office space, kitchen, seating, and storage, all in one. You simply open the right doors and turn the right hinges …

Yoga Joes: Plastic Green Soldiers Practicing Yoga | Colossal

<p>We’ve seen plenty of modern takes on classic green army guys as of late, from skateboarders and surfers over at Toy Boarders, to an array of plastic …

Articles about superdesk architect clive wilkinson joins dwell design ny on Dwell.com - Dwell

As Dwell on Design NY's first inaugural keynote speaker, world-renowned architect Daniel Libeskind joined Dwell editor-in-chief...<p>This summer, two bastions of Los Angeles architecture, The Getty Center and SCI-Arc, have joined together for an initiative...<p>Architect Ate Atema presented an …

Things That Look Like Other Things: A Rocking Chair and a Bench Inspired by a Bicycle and a Skateboard, Respectively

Seeing as seating and transportation are the proverbial bread and butter of design, the occasional hybridization of two functions in a single form is …

Deska Board : High Tech Board for City Cruiser

<b>Deska Board</b> brings you great experience when you want to be a city cruiser, it’s a windsurf on the ground. If this project got fully funded, it could …

Architizer

vis-a-vis: A Park Bench with Opposing Views

Designed by Charles O. Job, the vis-a-vis bench is a bench that’s not like most benches on the market. Produced by ABES Public Design, the outdoor …

How Bruno Francois Has Kept the Self-Spinning iPhone Going

Bruno Francois is a clever man. Back in 2012 he figured out how to game the vibrating function in an iPhone 5, combined with data from the gyro and …

The Plastc all-in-one payment card could eat Coin's breakfast

Payments are tricky. Square, PayPal and others are still working on getting you to pay with your phone. Google Wallet and Apple Pay have and will try to get NFC to finally take off. Meanwhile, Chip and PIN cards are coming to the United States. Yeah, payments are more than tricky, it’s a mess.<p>The …

The newest selfie gadget is a wearable drone

Forget selfie sticks. The future is (almost) here, and it’s (probably) bringing a wearable drone that will snap your photos for you.<p>The drone clasps around the wearer’s wrist like a bracelet. When a photo op presents itself, the wearer would release the drone with a flick of the wrist. The drone …

Drones

Spicy Spiked Hot Chocolate

4 Servings<p>The addition of an anise-flavored liqueur turns this hot cocoa into the liquid version of chocolate-covered licorice.<p>February 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 cups whole milk<p>1 cup heavy cream<p>⅓ cup sugar<p>½ ancho chile, lightly crushed<p>1 cinnamon stick<p>½ vanilla bean, split lengthwise<p>3 oz. bittersweet …

Caramel Bourbon Brownie Milkshakes

My favorite thing to do most evenings is to curl up with a good cookbook, a snack, and my two canine bookends. It's something I've always loved to do …

Bacon Cinnamon Rolls

Heat the milk and water in a small saucepan until just warm. Place it in the bowl of your electric mixer and add the melted butter, the yeast and …

50 Years of Wildlife Photographer of the Year – in pictures

Natural History Museum’s new book released on Wednesday marks five decades of the WPY competition, celebrating the art of wildlife photography. Started in the 1960s, the 160 prize-winning and commended images represent 50 years of different times, styles and specialisms – showcasing some of the …

Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2014 - in pictures

The Royal Observatory Greenwich has announced the winners of this year’s international astronomy photography competition. The observatory’s annual free exhibition, which opened on Thursday, showcases these dazzling images of the sky, ranging from within our solar system to far into deep space. …

Everyday Scenes Captured in Mesmerizing Cinemagraphs by Julien Douvier

Since Jamie Beck and Kevin Burg first coined the term “cinemagraph” in early 2011, the artistic medium has taken the internet by storm, captivating viewers everywhere with its subtle beauty. Strasbourg, France-based freelancer Julien Douvier proves particularly adept at creating mesmerizing …

Salted Caramel Apple Cake

4<p>4 / 5 ()<p><i>Did you make this recipe?</i><p><b>Yield:</b> 10 to 12 servings<p><b>Prep:</b><p>1 hour 30 minutes<p><b>Cook:</b><p>45 minutes<p><b>Total:</b><p>2 hours 30 minutes<p>A spiced apple cake frosted …

Dessert

Marble Chocolate-Cheesecake Brownies From 'The Everyday Art of Gluten-Free'

Rich chocolate, tangy cream cheese, and a complete lack of plain flour characterize these cheesecake brownies from <i>The Everyday Art of Gluten-Free</i>. A full pound of cream cheese is piped over a base of dense brownie batter, using the Cookie Jar Blend we introduced in the last cookie recipe.<p><b>Why this</b> …

Chicken Gyro Grilled Cheese (aka The Gyro Melt)

<b>Prep Time</b>:<p>5 minutes <b>Cook Time</b>:<p>10 minutes <b>Total Time</b>:<p>15 minutes <b>Servings</b>: 1<p>A massive grilled cheese sandwich with all of the flavours of a gyro including …

Grilled Ham and Cheese with Pineapple Recipe

379<p>6Ingredients<p>┅Calories<p>15Minutes<p>Ingredients<p>servings:<p>USMETRIC<p>2 slices sandwich bread<br>• 2 slices swiss cheese<br>• 2 ounces sliced ham (thinly)<br>• 2 pineapple …