Hilary Devarney

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3 missing Afghan soldiers now in custody

Three Afghan National Army officers -- guests of the U.S. military at a training exercise in Massachusetts -- disappeared on Saturday and reappeared Monday in the custody of Canadian border guards.<p>The men are in custody at the Rainbow Bridge, a checkpoint on the border at Niagara Falls, and are …

Found! Missing Afghan Soldiers Caught Trying to Enter Canada

The three Afghanistan National Army officers who disappeared this weekend during a training exercise on Cape Cod have been found trying to cross the border into Canada near Niagara Falls, officials said Monday.<p>A top Massachusetts law enforcement officials told NBC News that the three were caught at …

Cape Cod

Futuristic House Design Concept Harnesses Energy from Ocean Waves

Designer and architect Margot Krasojevic recently revealed designs for this futuristic home concept, called the <i>Hydroelectric Tidal House</i>, in which tidal wave power is harnessed to generate energy. The idea proposes the construction of a structure with an outer and inner shell. The concrete outer …

House Design

A Parking Garage Becomes a NYC Townhouse with Drama

By the 1990s, this old coal delivery garage had been replaced by a parking garage with a small residence above it. The people that bought it turned …

Greenwich Village

Miniature Window Silhouettes Painted by ‘Pejac’ Interact with the Outside World | Colossal

<p>Early last month, Spanish artist Pejac (previously) created a fun silhouette artwork commemorating the 40th anniversary of French high-wire walker …

This Bicycle Saddle Doubles As A Lock

Designing a perfect bike lock is an ongoing challenge: The toughest of locks are usually heavy and bulky, a pain to transport, and easily forgotten at home. And many locks, while securing the frame, leave individual bike parts, like the seat or the front wheel, vulnerable to thieves.<p>Seatylock, a …

Adventure Travel

How Photographers Make People Fall In Love With Buildings

A new exhibition at the Barbican explores the intimate relationship between photographers and architects.<p>Most of us recognize by sight buildings that we will never visit. The non-jetsetters among us form judgments based on photography more than than the experience of walking through a building. …

Cut & Fold: Modern, Origami-Like Furniture

Remember when blackLAB architects designed the Origami Bench for an exhibition? Andrea Kordos and Tony Round, both from blackLAB, decided to expand …

Furniture

Surreal Purple Dunes Created for Prada Women’s SS15 Runway Show - The Fox Is Black

When it comes to the fashion world and runway shows creating spectacular experiences to wow an audience no expense is spared. The clothes these days …

This is How You Roll and Transport a 19-Foot Picasso That's Never Been Moved Before

With all of the culture available to NYers, it might have been easy to miss the massive Picasso original that's been hanging in what is now the Four …

Art

The Resurgence of Typewriters? Part 1 - Mating Old with New

Tom Hanks is a noted vintage typewriter fanatic who often bangs out thank-you notes on one of the machines in his collection. When he released the …

Tom Hanks

Trio Power

The Trio charging station is a great way to start the accessory trend for the first ever Apple Watch! Between your phone, watch, & other devices, …

An iPad Stand That Stands Out

In a unique combination of high functionality, minimalist design and intuitive use, the YOHANN iPad stand is one of the few to grab attention. …

Quirky Pickup Power : Desktop Power Strip with Portable Battery

Designed by Denyveaus Sells, <b>Quirky Pickup Power</b> offers a nice desktop power strip with 3 AC outlets and 1080 joules of surge protection. The unique …

Portable

Lake House – Hotel Brand Identity by Tag Collective

Brand identity design by Tag Collective for Lake House, a 44-room hotel located in the heart of Lake Placid, NY.<p>The creative team of Tag Collective, …

Graphic Design

Best National Parks: White-Water Edition

Rapids, whirlpools, and risky currents transform some national park rivers into raging infernos and white water. Rafts and kayaks are the best ways to experience the big thrills and spills. Most of these routes can be run in a half or single day, though some are a ripe two days of adventure with a …