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Donald Trump Goes Rogue

In half a week, between Quebec and Singapore, Trump showed that the liberal order is hateful to him, and that he wants out.<p>When President Trump walked out early from the meeting of the Group of Seven in Charlevoix, Quebec, on June 9th, he left the group’s collective statement without an American …

Foreign Policy

The Blooming Chelsea Flower Show in London: Pictures

A Rise in the Statement Staircase

A ‘wow’ staircase can open up a space—or help define an open space<p>Feature staircases, once synonymous with grand period houses and historic hotels, …

The Best Pastries in Paris, According to Top Chefs

It’s been the world’s favorite destination for luscious baked goods since forever. Now the French capital is outperforming even itself.<p>By Kate …

Market Corrections | Orlando Figes

In all revolutions there comes a moment when the high ideals of the revolutionaries crash onto the hard rocks of reality. In Russia that moment came …

Buy this magical indoor-outdoor house that disappears into the landscape

The Rosebery House by Andresen O’Gorman Architects is located just outside Brisbane, Australia<p>A true indoor-outdoor experience, if ever there were one. Designed by noted practice Andresen O’Gorman Architects in 1995, the Rosebery House sits in a secluded grove on the far side of a gully in Highgate …

19 Tofu Recipes to Treat Your Curd the Way It Deserves

Though tofu often gets a bad rap in this country, it's <i>so</i> much more than a bland substitute for meat. Its mild flavor makes it incredibly versatile, and, in many East Asian dishes, like <i>mapo tofu</i>, it's often combined with pork or beef for an intriguing interplay of flavors and textures. Nevertheless, …

Food & Dining

The Tricky, Twisty History of Flour Tortillas

Wait, flour tortillas are Jewish? That doesn’t sound right. Actually, it sounds so wrong, I couldn’t stop wondering, wondering, all thanks to this <b>late-night stumble-upon</b> in the <i>Houston Chronicle</i>. (What am I doing looking at decade-old news stories on tortillas? Oh, who knows?) I always understood …

Sakura season: Your guide to cherry blossoms

<b>(CNN) —</b> For just a few weeks every spring, Japan celebrates an annual ritual known as hanami. In theory, it's a simple pleasure: stopping to view and appreciate the beautiful spring blossoms, most commonly cherry trees.<p>In reality, it's a hugely symbolic and much-loved source of national pride, a …

The Lost Giant of American Literature

A major black novelist made a remarkable début. How did he disappear?<p><i>Audio:</i> Listen to this story. To hear more feature stories, download the Audm app for your iPhone.<p>There were arrows, so we followed them. This was one afternoon last summer; my partner and I had spent the day at our local public …

Literature

Heatworks Announced Connected Countertop Dishwasher at CES 2018

This past Sunday during Unveiled at CES 2018, Heatworks launched its latest home appliance, Tetra, an internet-connected compact countertop …

The Architectural Treasures of Barcelona

In Barcelona, French photographer Gauvin Lapetoule decided to look up. And he did well, because it allowed him to find ceilings all more majestic …

YouTube and Reddit’s new music obsession is Star Wars music played with a pencil

Give this girl a Grammy<p>YouTube’s number one trending video has captivated just about every corner of the internet, including Reddit where a new community dedicated to “pencil music” is quickly growing.<p>Created by YouTube user Dani Ochoa, “Cantina Theme played with a pencil and girl with too much …

Porcelain Tiles - Encaustic Collections from Aparici

Double-fired, rectified, monocaliber porcelain floor tiles, partially made from recycled materials, suitable for reuse, low maintenance, easy to keep …

Extreme Cold Turns Niagara Falls Into a Fairy Tale Landscape Frozen in Time

Ask anyone in the eastern half of North America about the 2017 holiday weather and they'll tell you one thing: it was (and still remains) bitterly cold. Bundling up in layers of sweaters can be a drag, but there is one advantage—the scenery outside is beautiful. With temperatures well below …

Dwell's Top 10 Upcycled Shipping Containers of 2017

We can barely contain our excitement over this year's awe-inspiring projects.<p>Bad puns aside, 2017 showed us that when it comes to shipping containers, the possibilities for adaptive reuse are near endless. The most arresting projects of the year, rounded up below, run the gamut from a surfers' …

Top 10

Clever Animal Illustrations made of circles, triangles and squares

We are featuring this fun illustration project by Nikola Radojčić and Nenad Radojčić from Braća Burazeri. As you may have noticed, it's a series of …

House Cylinder / Town and Concrete

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The cylinder house is designed to fit between the trees of a wooded lot near Lyon, France.<p>For this …

Why are doughnut boxes pink? The answer could only come out of Southern California

Sharon Vilsack pulled into a San Clemente strip mall on a recent morning to perform one of Southern California’s most quintessential rituals — picking a pink box of doughnuts to share.<p>She chose carefully: an old fashioned, plenty of glazed, a few sprinkles, and a puffy maple bar, all tucked neatly …

50 Facts About The Beatles’ Sgt Pepper Album

Think you know everything about the greatest album ever made? Think again. Here are 50 facts you don’t know about <b>The Beatles</b>’ <i></i><i>Sgt Pepper’s Lonely</i> …

Guitar

The 22 most beautiful buildings in the world, according to architects

Like paintings and sculptures, buildings can be beautiful works of art.<p>We asked architects to tell us the one building that's a design game-changer, that inspired them to become architects, or that they find stunning.<p>Here are 22 of the most breathtaking buildings in the world, according to people …

Why Arendt Matters: Revisiting “The Origins of Totalitarianism”

THE ASTONISHING STATEMENT Donald Trump made at a January 2016 campaign rally in Iowa seems like the essential moment in his unexpected rise to power: …

Rebecca Solnit: The Loneliness of Donald Trump

Once upon a time, a child was born into wealth and wanted for nothing, but he was possessed by bottomless, endless, grating, grasping wanting, and …

Flowery Furniture!

Designed to be a part of Louis Vuitton’s “Objets Nomades” collection, the Concertina chair by London-based design studio Raw-Edges is foldable… but …

The Only Steak Sandwich Recipe You'll Ever Need

Go home, impostors. Here's the undisputed best.<p>Ingredients<p>Garlic Aioli<p>2 cloves garlic<p>1/2 tsp. kosher salt<p>1 tbsp. Olive oil<p>1/2 c. mayonnaise<p>zest of ½ lemon<p>coarse ground pepper<p>Skirt Steak<p>1 lb. skirt steak<p>Olive oil<p>Kosher salt and coarse ground pepper, for seasoning<p>Sandwich<p>3 ciabatta or similar …

Undiscovered south-east Asia: remote towns and secret beaches

THAILAND<p>Nan<p>Considered by many to be the most remote city in Thailand, Nan lies in a river valley along the Thai-Laos border. Indeed, Nan was so difficult to reach that it managed to stay autonomous for centuries, only incorporating itself into Thailand proper in the 1930s. Today, Nan still retains …

Vietnam

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New York as you've never seen it before (via Instagram)

Think you've seen it all in the one of the world's most visited cities? Here we present some of the most striking views of some of New York's lesser-known quarters as captured on Instagram.<p>Roosevelt Island<p>The island that sits on the East River between the boroughs of Manhattan and Queens, named …

A Garden Pavilion in Zurich / Oliv Brunner Volk Architekten

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The pavilion is situated in the garden of a villa from the 1920s, surrounded by old trees and dense …

The Exquisitely English (and Amazingly Lucrative) World of London Clerks

At Fountain Court Chambers in central London, the senior clerk is called Alex Taylor. A trim, bald 54-year-old who favors Italian suiting, Taylor …