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For males, monogamy can have evolutionary benefits

NEW YORK - Whenever a public figure cheats on his wife, pundits can be counted on to trot out the tired old claim that males are simply wired by evolution to be promiscuous.<p>Two studies released on Monday beg to differ. By sticking to one female, they conclude, males of many species, especially …

How Meditation Works

Mindfulness meditation is having a moment in the West, and with it some compelling reasons to understand and try it.<p>NicoleAbalde/Flickr<p><i>Mindfulness meditation</i>. Chances are that you've either heard or seen (or rolled your eyes at) these words in recent months, as studies, celebrity endorsements, and …

A Half Hour of Exercise Can Boost Creativity for Hours

If you feel like you have your best ideas after a jog or while mountain biking you're not imagining things. Small lengths of exercise produce long …

Why Exercise Helps You Think Straight

After a bout of exercise, it's common for people to report that they seem to think a bit more clearly, and even be more creative. Scientific American …

Articles about lets get small on Dwell.com - Dwell

A five-step program for those suffering from too much stuff and not enough space.<p>This week I'm staying in Sebastopol, California, home of the Tiny Tumbleweed House Co, recently featured in a New York Times...<p>One of the best booths at ICFF this year (see a bunch more roundups onsite and offsite …

Facelifts

Articles about wood works on Dwell.com - Dwell

The efficiency and aesthetics of prefab proved appealing to the owner of this Dwell Home, built on a rugged island off Canada’s...<p>Chronicling the eponymous exhibition from earlier this year at the Architectural Association School of Architecture in London,...<p>Designing a house for this setting was a …

Prefab Homes

Articles about pole position on Dwell.com - Dwell

Sited in Northern India, a holiday home is perfectly positioned for glorious views of the Himalayas.<p>Architect Pedro Gadanho brings a body of hypercolorful work and a curiosity for the world stage to his new position as MoMA’s...<p>Matthew Moore has found himself in the curious position of being both …

Architecture

Articles about tiny house swoon on Dwell.com - Dwell

A 196-square-foot house born of architectural know-how, an enterprising spirit, and just over $11,000 has become an inspiration...<p>On a tight budget, a designer helps an indie film director maximize his small space.<p>It is not easy to design the interior of a tiny house without making compromises in …

Los Angeles

Articles about tiny house small house blogs sites on Dwell.com - Dwell

People blog about just about everything, so why not the massive undertaking of building your house? More and more, we're coming...<p>As we finish planning our Small Spaces issue for next year, I was interested to find coverage [via Dezeen] of an exhibition...<p>Small is the new big, and people …

20th Century

Donald Strum: Behind Great Product Design - Dwell

Donald Strum, principal of product design at Michael Graves Design Group, drew a standing-room-only crowd at the Business of Design Stage on Friday, June 21, at Dwell on Design. Strum briefly introduced the work of the eminent architect before delving into the inner workings of the office's new …