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Farm Of The Future: What Grows In Las Vegas Stays In Las Vegas

Every day, Border Grill restaurant at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas uses a case of tomatillos and at least a case of cilantro. The tomatillos go into dishes like the pozole verde, a spicy stew with chicken and hominy. The cilantro goes into the green rice, the guacamole, the Yucatan …

Aquaponics

Academy Roundup

Reading Time: 1 minute<p>Well, as the name says, it’s time for a roundup… an Academy Roundup. Remember to pack those saddle bags; with three deals on …

10 Books billionaire Warren Buffett wants every entrepreneur to read

Share36<p>Tweet<p>Share92<p>+12<p>Shares 130<p>Warren Buffett is a voracious reader, and the legendary investor isn’t shy about sharing his book recommendations. …

General Electric

25 Wall Street movies to watch over Thanksgiving

That doesn't mean you can't get a little Wall Street in your day, though. Why not kick back on the couch and watch one of these Wall Street movies?<p>You'll definitely enjoy yourself, and you might even learn something.

Bradnor Road / Cymon Allfrey Architects Ltd

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> This home sits on a tree lined cul-de-sac in Fendalton, Christchurch; adjacent to the Wairarapa Stream. …

Architecture

AD Classics: Säynätsalo Town Hall / Alvar Aalto

Occupying the center of a small farming town in Finland, Säynätsalo’s Town Hall might appear almost too monumental for its context. Designed by Alvar …

Take a Virtual Tour of a Frank Lloyd Wright House That Was Never Built

See the modern design in all its simulated glory.<p>In 2013, an English engineer named Dr. Hugh Pratt asked the village of Wraxall, England for permission to build a Frank Lloyd Wright-designed home on his 12-acre property.<p>The house originally was planned for a site in Santa Barbara, California but …

These Gorgeous Buildings Showcase the Surprisingly Innovative Future of Wood

Wood is the future. That’s the feeling you get after looking through the 2016 award winners named by WoodWorks, the United States wood building …

Articles about midcentury renovation portland capitalizes nature seven doors outside on Dwell.com - Dwell

An interior designer in Portland updates a 1950s home by a celebrated local architect.<p>Custom woodwork and an open interior define a 520-square-foot backyard retreat for a busy family.<p>Architect Risa Boyer deftly redesigns the interior of this 1950 home to ensure it still feels original.<p>A …

Inviting Colorado Chalet Anchored in Nature: Eberl Residence

Envisioned by <b>Barrett Studio Architects</b>, this luxurious retreat harkens to traditional Colorado construction and materials such as stone and timber …

Architecture

This Restored Midcentury Gem by a Frank Lloyd Wright Apprentice Dazzles

If you don't know the work of the late midcentury architect (and one-time Frank Lloyd Wright acolyte) <b>Ellis Jacob</b>, let this serve as an introduction for you. A triumvirate of California architects and construction professionals—Klopf Architecture, Outer Space Landscape Architects, and Flegels …

Architecture

Dell tries stealing creative pros away from the Mac

Adam Wrigley, a product designer at Frog Design, is the kind of creative professional you might expect to see using a Mac. But when choosing between Apple and Dell for his most recent laptop, he settled on the Dell.<p>"I wanted to get as much hardware as I could," he said of his choice. "With the Mac, …

Dell

Walumba Elders Centre / Iredale Pedersen Hook Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> On the 13th of March 2011 the Giga people’s home town of Warmun, some 200km south of Kununurra, was …

Architecture

Sosohun / Sam-Young Choi

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Sosohun is a small house in size of 69§³. The space is small, but it contains our lives and nature. In …

Extreme Weather

The Frontier House / Mamiya Shinichi Design Studio

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> A residence built between rural landscapes and residential streets.<p>The area is located on the frontier …

Architecture

Nest We Grow / College of Environmental Design UC Berkeley + Kengo Kuma & Associates

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> In response to an international design-build competition, our team proposed a quintessentially …

2015 Wood Design Award Winners Announced

The 2015 winners of the Wood Design Awards have been announced at the Bay Area Wood Solutions Fair in Oakland, California. Presented by WoodWorks, an …

Delightful Sonoma Wine Country Cabana with San Francisco Bay Views

Centrally located in the heart of Valley of the Moon, this <b>Sonoma Wine Country Cabana</b> was constructed to continue the working ranch owners’ commitment …

San Francisco

Dell aims upgraded laptop at Mac-using creative pros

Dell, trying to curry favor with video editors who are more likely to use a MacBook, updated its M3800 workstation on Tuesday with a super-high-resolution 4K display, a faster Thunderbolt 2 connection and more capacious storage options.<p>In a quest to return to the glory days it once enjoyed in the …

Computer Hardware

A Look at Frank Lloyd Wright's Little-Known Prefabs

From early modular construction to a portfolio of homes based in the Midwest, we take a look at the prefab residences designed by America's most famous architect.<p>If you were plotting a Frank Lloyd Wright tour of American architecture, the 2700 block of West Burnham Street in Milwaukee might not …

Balnea Pavillon des arbres / Blouin Tardif Architecture-Environnement

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> In the heart of the Eastern Townships, perched on a mountainside and overlooking a nature reserve of …

Architecture

Log Cabin Homes for Happy Glampers

Sometimes camping can be a bit <i>in tents</i>, which is why they invented glamping! While some might enjoy roughing it outside, others definitely prefer the luxury of running water and a roof. Here are seven log cabin homes for the varying levels of glampers out there. Happy glamping!<p><b>The Ultimate …

The Tent / a21 studio

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Located inside an operating hot spring and mineral resort, the Tent is a small spa perched in the folds …

Waterproofing

Four Ways to Learn About Architecture for Free

Learning doesn't necessarily need to be formal – or expensive for that matter. Thanks to the Internet and some generous benefactors, you can further …

BIG and Kilo Redesign Gropius' Tableware Set

TAC tableware – designed in the 1960s by Walter Gropius and influenced by the Bauhaus style – has been given new life by BIG and the industrial …

Cocoon House / Studio Aula

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Our client is a family with a couple in their fifties, two children and their mother. They formerly …