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Majestic Mountain Views From Around the World

Put on your hiking boots and enjoy these gorgeous alpine views that were submitted to our photo contest.<p>Captions were written and submitted by the photographers.<p>Travelers and photographers often rise early—before the sun itself begins to think about waking up—to hike, climb, and position themselves …

Travel Photography

These gorgeous tiny art studios are surrounded by New England forest

New York-based Fiedler Marciano Architecture has unveiled a pair of gorgeous artist studios set on 450 acres of idyllic forested landscape. Created …

Design

Algorithms could reduce taxi numbers by half, says Carlo Ratti

Cities would need half as many taxis if human drivers were replaced with robots, according to new research coordinated by Carlo Ratti, director of …

Artificial Intelligence

21 Minimalist Bullet Journal Spreads That Are So Pretty, You Might Sigh Out Loud

White paper + black ink = bliss.

Minimalism

5 Simple Tips For Growing an Indoor Herb Garden

If you thought you had to have a green thumb and lots of space to garden, think again.<p>Let's face it: herbs are the superheroes of plants. Not only do they contain healing properties that can treat a number of health problems, but with just a few sprigs, they can also transform an ordinary dish into …

Gardening

10 Jaw-Dropping Aerial Photos of Fields, Arenas & Courts Around the World

0<p>SHARES<p>From San Francisco to Switzerland, these aerial photos of sporting surfaces around the world showcase near-perfect symmetry and geometric pops …

San Francisco

Lyft may be getting into the electric scooter game

Lyft seems to be eyeing a move into the electric scooter craze -- the company is considering applying for a permit to run a service in San Francisco, <i>The Information</i> reported, and it's in the early stages of working on prototypes. Some companies like Bird, Lime and Spin already have scooters on the …

San Francisco

BE House / ZIM arquitextura

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The BE house is in a residential area of Tigre, Buenos Aires.<p>The desire of this family was to share the …

Architecture

How Tree Trunks Are Cut to Produce Wood With Different Appearances and Uses

As wood is one of the most widely-used materials in the world, architects are accustomed to being able to easily obtain sawn wood at a nearby store. …

Woodworking

Native Plants Form a Meadow-Like Habitat for a Rustic New York Home

After hands-on study, a Northeast landscape architect sows a free-growing meadow.<p>Maybe Dan Sternberg was half-joking when he said, "I don’t want to own a lawn mower," but landscape architect Jamie Purinton took him seriously. After she heard his wish, she wandered the former horse pasture he had …

Hudson Valley

Meet The New $1,125 Flow Electric Scooter With 50-Mile Range

22Motors launches new fully electric, AI-driven smart scooter<p>In many of the world’s emerging markets, small displacement two-wheelers dominate the …

Machine Learning

Just add water: how to take cuttings from houseplants

I love to watch roots grow, particularly in winter<p>I am the crazy cat lady of the house plant world. I have <i>so many</i> of them. Closing the curtains has become quite the task, as you snake between specimens all vying for light. And yet I continue to take cuttings.<p>Many house plants are easily rooted in …

Plants

These Modern Artist Studios in the Connecticut Countryside Radiate Inspiration

Two free-standing studios provide a distraction-free setting for an artist-in-residence program in the countryside of Connecticut.<p>New York City–based Fiedler Marciano Architecture has designed two artists studios for the I-Park Foundation, a highly respected international artists-in-residence …

Architecture

17 Camping Photos That Are Almost Too Dreamy To Be Real

BRB packing my duffle.

Camping

BIG designs a high-end tiny house that goes off-grid

Bjarke Ingels Group has revealed images for the firm’s first-ever tiny house—the A45—designed for the prefab-housing startup Klein. Inspired by the …

Design

Brilliant ‘National Geographic’ Cover Is Getting High Praise as One of Its Best Ever

The newest cover of <i>National Geographic</i> is set to become one for the ages. As the world continues to drown in single-use plastic, the iconic magazine has launched a multi-year initiative called <i>Planet or Plastic?</i> The newly unveiled June 2018 cover illustration by Jorge Gamboa is a heartbreaking …

Pollution

The D-Sign Light is a Literal Interpretation of the ‘Creative Spark’!

This isn’t really what I meant when I said ‘light typeface’, but I quite like the idea! The D-Sign Light tries to put a creative spin on the …

Creativity

Swedish Strawscaper harvests energy from the wind with a kinetic hair-covered shell

1/11<p>Belatchew Skyscraper Sweden Strawscraper lead<p>Every once in a while an idea comes along that is so unlike anything before that it defies …

Architecture

Pictures of Post Soviet Architecture

In the 1950s, premier of the Soviet state Joseph Stalin transformed the skyline of Moscow by building seven-tiered skyscrapers, which filled the horizon like Socialist-era wedding cakes. The spires stretched above ornate exteriors that recall Gothic cathedrals and centuries-old Russian churches. …

Skyscrapers

Mesmerizing Slow Motion Footage of Small Magnets Completely Engulfing Larger Magnets

The YouTube channel Magnetic Games has posted a wonderfully mesmerizing slow motion video that shows how small magnets completely engulf a larger …

Iron Man

Stellina Smart Telescope

Stellina is a completely new generation of telescope, with its main goal to make astronomy accessible to everybody. Astronomy is a very complex …

Telescopes

These Epic Underwater Photos Were Shot Below Breaking Waves

For his project “Below the Breaking Wave,” UK photographer Matt Porteous of Studio_M visited The Maldives in the Indian ocean and shot underwater …

Indian Ocean

The ‘This is America’ choreographer released a dance tutorial

Sherrie Silver, the choreographer for Childish Gambino’s “This is America” video, has released a tutorial for the dance moves seen in the visual.<p>As she explains at the start of the tutorial, she originally promised to share step-by-step instructions once the video reached 100,000 million views. …

Donald Glover

15+ Best Engagement Photos of 2018 (So Far) Celebrating Couples Madly in Love

Wedding season is upon us, and Junebug Weddings is getting everyone in the spirit—no matter if they’re bride, groom, or guest. Known for its wedding planning resources, the site is also offering engagement photo inspiration with their sixth annual Best Engagement Photos of the Year 2018. The …

Weddings

My Morning Routine

None of our lives are exactly the same. That said, we can all benefit from a little structure. <i>My Morning Routine</i> takes a look at the various ways …

Biz Stone

These GoPro Photography Tips Will Take Your Photos to the Next Level

There is no camera that's as synonymous with adventure photography and filmography as GoPro.Since these cameras came on the market, they've been …

Landscape Photography

This Teak Outdoor Living Collection Pairs Sustainability and Scandinavian-Inspired Style

Sustainability and innovative, minimalist design are at the forefront of Gloster’s luxe collection of teak outdoor furniture.<p>Founded in the 1960s in West Africa by a passionate team of entrepreneurs and furniture makers, the company shifted its manufacturing to Indonesia by the early 1970s to meet …

Furniture

Flycraft

Take your fishing to the next level with this versatile watercraft that only requires 3-4 inches of water underneath it to float. The Flycraft is an …

Kayaking

Microsoft announces the Surface Hub 2

Do you remember the Surface Hub? Chances are you forgot it even existed. And yet, Microsoft just announced a second version of the Surface Hub. The company hasn’t shared any specifications or price, but it won’t be available before 2019 — selected customers will test the Surface Hub 2 starting this …

Windows 10

Hideouts

In this new book by Gestalten, you´ll find stunning remote places to spend your holidays in tiny huts, cabins, treehouses, and houseboats far away …

Panoramic Photography