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Margot Robbie on Why Cathy Yan Was Her Choice to Direct the Harley Quinn ‘Girl Gang Film’

The actress/producer fought to have a woman oversee the forthcoming tentpole, and was wowed by Yan's award-winning debut.<p>Cathy Yan’s recent …

A Small Cabin Home That Lives Big

Beautiful inside and out<p>This cabin near Twisp, Wash., is packed with ideas for small-home living, from its open rooms, multiple levels, creative …

Woodshed Guest House

From the salvaged Douglas fir cladding to the gabled roofline, the Woodshed Guest House is greatly influenced by local architecture found throughout …

Avocado Acres House

Influenced by LA's Case Study homes and the work of Joseph Eichler, the Avocado Acres House is an environmentally-friendly mid-century throwback …

LC Ranch

Located in Montana's Gallatin River valley, the LC Ranch is a modern union of the primitive architecture of the region. The home's primary form is …

Working Ranch

Surrounded by cattle pastures and groves of aspen, the Working Ranch uses an oversized roof to add space to its compact interior. The home is …

Coyle Cabins

Overlooking the Hood Canal, the Coyle Cabins are a Washington retreat with Danish roots. Clean lines and simple forms dominate the three gabled …

Pluspuu Log Cabins

Using the latest innovations in Finnish woodworking, the Pluspuu Log Cabins give the traditional mountain home a modern revise. The collection …

A black bear boom has a California town wondering how residents would get along with grizzlies

It was toward the end of the summer last year that the bears came. Families of them. Droves of them. More of them than most residents of this small Tulare County town of 2,500 ever had the pleasure of watching frolic in the Kaweah River — or the frustration of seeing topple trash cans and break …

The 7 Dirty Secrets of Film Financing

<b>1. The Dirty.</b><p>There is no right budget. There is, however, a right budgeting formula. But before getting to this formula, I want you to consider …

University of California

Why can’t the world’s greatest minds solve the mystery of consciousness?

One spring morning in Tucson, Arizona, in 1994, an unknown philosopher named David Chalmers got up to give a talk on consciousness, by which he meant the feeling of being inside your head, looking out – or, to use the kind of language that might give a neuroscientist an aneurysm, of having a soul. …

Consciousness

Philippe Starck's Pre-Fab Prototype is as Pretty as Promised

More than a year ago design bigwig <b>Philippe Starck</b> presented plans for his take on the ever-popular pre-fab housing trend. The images were lovely, showing off a sturdy glass box enshrouded in greenery. Still, renderings are one matter, things that are, you know, actually built can be quite another. …

This is your brain on money: Why America’s rich think differently than the rest of us

<b>(Universal/Battrick via Shutterstock/Salon)</b><p>Nobody’s perfect. But only the rich get away with thinking that their luck and their flaws are actually strengths<p>Sean McElwee<p>October 11, 2014 6:30pm (UTC)<p>Consider the following recent headlines:<p>“What The Middle Class Doesn't Understand About Rich People”<br>• “9 …

A Modern Entryway in this Mountain Home

Nestled between the Teton Range to the west and the Gros Ventre Range to the east in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, USA, this modern mountain home is a dream …

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Architect Visit: A Modular Danish Summer House—Ready To Go in Six Months

The Danish architectural firm Lykke + Nielsen has launched a side business called Moenhuset building modular summer cottages. Created from a simple …

A-frame in Sierra Nevada, California

A-frame in <b>Sierra Nevada, California</b>.

10 best places in the world to retire

Slide 1 of 12<p>Sophisticated cities with every modern convenience, beach-front hideaways, medieval towns, tropical islands, temperate mountain valleys. …

Health Care

365 Ways To Get Rich

<b>From the Forbes 2014 Investment Guide, wealth building tips to last you through the year. (For more detailed advice, click on the link in each tip.)</b><p>#1<br>Sir John Templeton: “Invest at the point of maximum pessimism.”<p>#2<br>Don’t mistake a low P/E ratio for a value stock.<p>#3 <br>Benjamin Graham: “Patience is the …

Nine Formulas For Wealth Building

If you want to retire in style, you’d better know the numbers. We have some formulas that will provide them.<p>The objective here is to steer you to wiser investments and give you some insights about what will happen to your assets and liabilities over time. The formulas are not complicated. They all …

25 Pieces of Juicy Filmmaking Knowledge from Cinematographer Roger Deakins

Is it really worth my time to give Roger Deakins an introduction?<p>Surely you already know him as the talented cinematographer behind films like <i>The</i> …

The Great American Film Era Is Back: Here's What's Driving the Boom

New financing models, tighter budgets and older moviegoers are helping films like “Gravity,” “Mud” and “Captain Phillips”<p>American film is back, so …

Top 10 horror movies

Peter Bradshaw on horror<p>Horror crashes through boundaries and challenges the prohibitions of taste and thinkability in a way few other genres can match. Classics of the genre were produced in cinema's very earliest days – the vampire nightmare Nosferatu and The Cabinet of Dr Caligari from the world …