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14 Things Productive People Do In The First 15 Minutes Of The Workday

1.1K<p>SHARES<p>Some great tips here bought to you by LifeHack.org.<p>The first 15 minutes of your workday sets the tone for the rest of your workday. If you …

Intricate Modular Paper Sculptures by Richard Sweeney | Colossal

<p>Inspired by the organic forms of nature like mounds of snow and clouds, English artist Richard Sweeney creates delicate modular sculptures out of …

Philharmonie de Paris: Jean Nouvel's €390m spaceship crash-lands in France

Paris’s gargantuan new concert hall is two years late, cost three times what it should, and its architect even snubbed its opening ... Oliver Wainwright tackles a tyrannical new mothership<p>Some have compared it to a pile of broken paving stones. Others, to a rusty spaceship crash-landed on the edge …

France

15 Creative Long Exposures Capture a World Unseen

Firefly trails. Fireworks that look like balloons. These are just some of the long exposure photos we've seen over the years that opened us up to a whole new world. Today we're taking a look at 15 photos that took long exposure to a whole new level. These photos captured movement unseen by the …

Kayaking

Breathtaking Landscape Photography Demonstrate the Endless, Unchartered Beauty of the World

Jerome Berbigier specializes in landscape photography as shown in his images shot in Iceland, Australia and Northern Italy. The Sydney-based …

Landscape Photography

Frank Gehry-Designed Louis Vuitton Art Museum To Open In October

Fondation Louis Vuitton, an organization devoted to promoting contemporary art in France and elsewhere, will open the doors of its controversial new Parisian museum in October this year. LVMH Group, which owns Louis Vuitton in addition to other luxury brands, established the foundation in 2006 as …

Iceland Infrared: Stark Photographs of Icelandic Landscapes by Andy Lee | Colossal

<p>Iceland, with its extreme landscapes, jagged lava fields and Northern Lights, is arguably one of the most photogenic countries in the world. So it’s …

Painting the light fantastic: Photos show eerie hybrid art form

Finnish artist Janne Parviainen creates dazzling, futuristic images by painting with light. Crave's Michael Franco talks with him to get illuminated about this unique art form.<p>Some painters use oils. Others use pastels or charcoal. And still others use light. That's right, light.<p>Janne Parviainen …

Digital Art

Ed Drew Captures the Reflections of War in His Tintype Photographs

<i>All images taken by and used with permission from Ed Drew.</i><p>At least one other soldier stationed in Afghanistan has been documenting a different side …

Harman Kardon NOVA WHT High-Performance Wireless Stereo Speaker System (White)

• High-performance, 40-watt powered 2.0, stereo speaker system<br>• Performance-tuned drivers and passive radiators for a richer listening experience and …

Beep | Wirelessly Control Any Speaker

Beep breathes new life into old speakers. The sleek Wi-Fi enabled device connects to any stereo system or speaker, allowing you to stream music …

Floating Artificial Coral Reef Station to Protect Indonesian Coastline from Tsunamis

Located in Indian ocean, <b>Floating Artificial Coral Reef Station</b> project will protect Indonesian coastline from Tsunamis as well as support the growth …

Dazzling Chinese Pavilion Resembles Waves of Wheat

The winning entry to build China's Pavilion at the Milan Expo 2015 is a stunning reinterpretation of a public space. Designed in collaboration between Tsinghua University and New York-based Studio Link-Arc, the duo rejected the notion of a typical pavilion, and instead came up with a structure that …

Tsinghua University

Drones Live-Stream Fendi’s Latest Runway Show

At this year’s Fendi show during Milan’s fashion week, a few stylish, logo-emblazoned drone cameras flew over models’ heads as they walked the runway. It was “the first fashion show ever seen through the eyes of the drones,” according to a release.<p>On Fendi’s website on Thursday, anyone with an …

Why We Should Reinvent Our Drinking Fountains

People would rather pay two bucks for a sealed, clean drink than stoop over a dirty-looking public trough. Better design could help.<p>The city of London got its first public drinking fountain in 1859, built by the Metropolitan Free Drinking Fountain Association to provide safer water to a thirsty …

Easybreath Snorkel Mask Allows YouTo Breathe Underwater As You Do On Land

If you’ve ever been snorkeling then you know how hard it is to master since breathing out of your mouth isn’t a skill we have all mastered. It …

Video of the Day: Watch Two Guys Illegally Scale One of the World's Tallest Buildings (video)

What’s more crazy than a Russian climbing a ridiculously high building in Russia? A Russian (these guys are actually Ukrainian) climbing a …

STANDARD WARE

These beautiful faceted vases and a pitcher are from the <b>Standard Ware</b> fine bone china collection by <b>Fort Standard</b> for <b>1882</b>.<p><b>Standard Ware Tall Vase</b>, …

Bathroom Chromotherapy

The Northern Lights have attracted the night sky watchers for ages. This collection of backlit bathroom furniture takes inspiration from and mimics …

Delivery Drones are the Future

Amazon Prime made headlines recently with their vision for delivery drone system, but designer Stefan Riegebauer beat them to the punch almost a year …

Divide and Conquer

The portable audio market is hotter than ever with a number of brand names competing to have the smallest, coolest looking and most powerful speaker …

The Continental: An Awesome BMW, Benz Interiors Will be Great, and Some Van Talk

<i>Each week, our German correspondent slices and dices the latest rumblings, news, and quick-hit driving impressions from the other side of the pond. His byline may say Jens Meiners, but we simply call him . . . the Continental.</i><p>Amidst rumors of an upcoming Audi A9—and coinciding with the launch of …

Automotive Design