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Prince death investigation focusing on use of painkillers

Siblings had said he had opioid problem, attorney says.<p>Authorities investigating Prince’s death are focusing on the role that painkillers apparently …

NASA Space Travel Posters

An illustrated poster series that gives us a vision of the future of NASA’s space tourism.<p>Inspired by their commissioned work for NASA Jet Propulsion …

Cap Table Lamp

It’s cute, right? Available in white, blush, misty blue, or midnight blue, the Cap Table Lamp has an adjustable shade on a small, cylindrical base. …

The Leica 50 Summicron f/2 APO Lens Review Part 2 – Leica SL

Planned Parenthood gunman lived in NC woods with no electricity, running water

The accused Colorado Planned Parenthood gunman was a loner who lived in a mountain cabin in the North Carolina woods without electricity or running water and had a history of arrests in South Carolina, according to reports.<p>Police say Robert Lewis Dear, 57, killed three people, including a police …

'Gods of Egypt' backlash: Director, studio apologize for racial miscasting

Will 2015 be remembered as the beginning of the end of racial miscasting in movies?<p>Following outcry — and often apologies — over casting choices this year in "Aloha" and "Pan," the studio and director behind the upcoming fantasy epic "Gods of Egypt" have issued mea culpas for choosing an almost …

CBS continues its dominance in scripted programming

NEW YORK (AP) — For all of the changes in how and when people consume television content, CBS' dominance in showing more scripted material that …

An Elephant Appears to Emerge from a Cliff Face in Iceland | Colossal

<p>Apropos of nothing, here’s a few photos of a natural rock formation off the coast of Iceland that looks like an imposing elephant with its trunk …

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Captivating Wildlife Portraits Celebrate the Soul and Individuality of Africa’s Animals

For the past 13 years, French photographer Laurent Baheux has been documenting the majestic wildlife of Africa, highlighting the animals' beauty and strength while also emphasizing their vulnerability in the midst of shrinking natural habitats. “I take photographs based on my gut instinct,” Baheux …

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A Prefab Shed that Provides Refuge for Work and Play

When Marco V. Morelli’s home office became his daughter’s bedroom, he found an ideal workspace in an unexpected place—his backyard.<p>In the end, it was sheer desperation that pushed Marco V. Morelli out his back door and into his yard.<p>Morelli and his wife, Kayla, were running a successful Web-design …

Articles about falcon enamelware tumblers on Dwell.com - Dwell

I recently happened upon the website of Pedlars, a family-run design shop based in rural Scotland.<p>In our June 2009 issue, we'll be running a concept feature that turns the taboo topic of toilets into a fascinating exploration...<p>Angie Myung, who founded the lifestyle design brand Poketo with her …

A natural fit: Margaret Howell on her fashion tribute to Barbara Hepworth

Photograph: ASSOCIATED PRESS<p>British sculptor in her studio at St. Ives, England, on September 17, 1963.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/6/16/1434456881491/ef747a9c-f9ff-402b-a972-156457cefa86-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: ASSOCIATED PRESS<p>British sculptor in her studio …

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Newly Discovered Species Looks Exactly Like Kermit the Frog

Down in Costa Rica, scientists have discovered an adorable, familiar-looking new species. This newfound amphibian is a frog known as Diane's Bare-hearted Glassfrog, since its underbelly is translucent and takes on the appearance of glass. Most surprisingly, this extraordinary creature looks just …

Geometric Fine Line Tattoos by LA’s Famous Dr. Woo

This past December, The New York Times ran a story about Brian Woo (aka Dr. Woo), calling him the “Tattoo Artist for the Hollywood Set.” Having inked such celebrities as Drake, Ellie Goulding, and Cara Delevingne, the 33-year-old is one of the most in-demand tattoo artists in Los Angeles with a …

At Home in Le Bristol Hotel Paris

Staying at Le Bristol Hotel Paris is like staying in a country estate on the outskirts of Paris, but with all the modern conveniences in place. Each …

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Modbox Midcentury Modern Mailbox

<i>Modbox</i> is a modern mailbox inspired by the mailboxes produced in the 1950s and 1960s in the USA. Design by <b>Greg Kelly</b>.<p><b>Modbox Midcentury Modern …

Flamingo Crutch Exclusive Covered with Leather

<b>Flamingo Crutch Exclusive</b>, just like its name suggests, it’s an elegant bended metal crutch covered with high quality leather. Designed in 2007, this …

Stunning Portraits of Owls Captured in Up-Close Detail

In this stunning series by Brad Wilson, the photographer captures up-close portraits of different owl species. Each bird is set against a stark black background, and the brilliant vantage point allows us to marvel at their unique qualities. Tiny feathers, short beaks, and glassy eyes stare straight …

Evening Bar, a Classic Hotel Bar in Tribeca

Drink Next to the Fireplace at the Smyth Hotel<p>Evening Bar, tucked inside the lobby of the Smyth hotel in Tribeca, is an ideal respite from New York’s blustering winter nights.<p>Low sofas, dim lighting (cast by vintage Edison-style light bulbs) and a fireplace foster a cozy, …

Nessie- Ladle

Believe it or not, out of the deep pot comes<br>Nessie! Diving into your favorite soup or<br>standing by ready to use, a legendary time<br>in the kitchen is …

Alinea, Grace among Chicago's six five-diamond winners

AAA (American Automobile Association) announced this year's five-diamond and four-diamond restaurant and hotel winners Friday, and, once again, Chicago is sitting pretty.<p>Chicago netted six five-diamond restaurants, all repeat winners; only New York City, with seven winners, has more.<p>Everest …

BDDW Ping Pong Table

Channeling the ethos of the legendary Dieter Rams, designer Jared Spool said, “Good design, when it’s done well, becomes invisible,” and though he is primarily concerned with the digital aspect as a UX engineer and expert, the maxim can certainly be expanded, in a sense, to the realm of …