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Elon Musk's New Project: Iron Man's Gesture-Based Interface

Tuck away inside the SpaceX labs, Elon Musk has been building his version of Tony Stark's design tech.<p>Elon Musk is just toying with us now. The geek superstar already has his hands and calendar full running a private space company that's traveling to the International Space Station and a car …

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Old Horse Stables Become a Modern Home with Character

AR Design Studio took a historic, unused, and dilapidated stable in Headbourne Worthy, UK, and renovated it into a modern and minimalist …

Racehorses

Rummikub Reimagined

A household favorite, the iconic Rummikub game has undergone very little change over the years. iVokey is a fresh take on the tile-based game that …

Salva Faucet Concept : Adjust The Temperature Without Wasting Water

<b>Salva Faucet</b> was born out of the idea to save water while adjusting water temperature. The designer explained to us that his inspiration came from …

Micro Condo: New York Loft Makes 425 Sq Ft Feel Spacious

If necessity is the mother of invention, then the absence of space is the father of good architecture. It is nothing short of amazing what can be …

Ceramic House by Héctor Ruiz-Velázquez Spanish architect Héctor Ruiz-Velázquez, has transformed the attic space of an early 20th century building in Madrid, into a new living space with a variety of levels.(o)

Chef’s Table: A Recipe for Fun (+ A Recipe for Scallops!)

Why is it that everybody ends up in the kitchen when you’re having a party? Is it the excitement of being behind the curtain? Or is everyone worried …

Seafood

North Carolina takes down Confederate Civil War battle flag after protest | Paul Harris

William Faulkner once noted that in regards to the American South's awareness of its troubled history, "the past is never dead. It's not even …

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Oscar Pistorius won't be snubbed by athletics organisers because of murder trial, insists Paralympian's agent

Oscar Pistorius would be welcomed back to certain athletics meetings when he decides to return to competition, his agent Peet van Zyl has claimed.<p>Pistorius is allowed to travel abroad for competitions after a judge changed his bail restrictions earlier this week as he awaits trial for killing his …

Cause Of Exxon Oil Spill In Arkansas Under Investigation

Authorities are investigating what caused an Exxon Mobil pipeline to rupture in Mayflower, Ark., Friday. The oil spill caused 22 homes to be evacuated, according to an Exxon statement.<p>Local station KATV reports homeowners were told Saturday that they might not be able to return for "at least a …

N Korea 'readies' rockets to strike US bases

North Korea's leader has responded to America's use of nuclear-capable B-2 bombers in joint South Korean military<br>drills with more angry rhetoric, saying his rocket forces are ready to attack US positions.<p>The North's official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) news agency said on Friday that Kim …

Articles about homes with sliding glass doors walls on Dwell.com - Dwell

Create a space that stands out.<p>An established Japanese architecture firm with a yen for porous, indoor-outdoor living spaces crafts a hilltop perch for a young...<p>Building on its reputation for movable pieces of art, sliding door manufacturer Raydoor will team up with two artists for an...<p>Every …

Architecture

Articles about best modern glass homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

Though living in a glass house certainly isn't for everyone, many people who look forward to their dream modern home see a vision...<p>Australia is home to many beautiful beaches, koalas and kangaroos, and most importantly, incredible prefab houses.<p>Seaside or lakeside, waterfront houses evoke a sense …

Frank Lloyd Wright

Articles about knot pendant lamp on Dwell.com - Dwell

There are all sorts of devices emerging these days that are meant to monitor and increase awareness of our energy consumption...<p>Architects are notorious for being sticklers for detail.<p>Flying high in the air with the greatest of ease or low over a table to accent your meal, a pendant illuminates the …

Industrial Designer

Common Drug Has The Potential To Slow Aging, Boost Cancer Recovery

Some exciting research from the University of Montreal has found that the drug metformin, commonly prescribed for diabetes and polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), has the potential to slow aging and fight cancer. The study, published in <i>Aging Cell</i>, found that metformin reduces the body’s production of …

Lesbian widow behind DOMA challenge: 'I think it's gonna be good'

As gay-marriage supporters and opponents and media pundits parsed the syntax of Supreme Court justices after two days of hearings, the elderly woman who brought one of the historic cases went with her gut.<p>"I think it was great," said Edie Windsor, 83, the lesbian widow who challenged the federal …

Articles about affordable high design vacation home mexico on Dwell.com - Dwell

By pooling their resources and giving their architect complete creative control, two busy Mexico City–based brothers built a...<p>Casa Da Rampa - a perfect vacation spot in Sintra, Portugal.<p>It's a dream for many to own a beach home, but an unrealistic one because of coastal homes prices.<p>A New Zealand …

Vacation Homes

Articles about look kitchen renovations on Dwell.com - Dwell

For their lakeside retreat in northwestern Michigan, Keith and Mary Campbell renovated a 1970s ranch house to include a spacious...<p>A Bucks County, Pennsylvania, overhaul by Danny Seo relies on American-made goods to forge its identity.<p>For an architect’s family getaway in Connecticut, the kitchen is …

Kitchens

Articles about stacked cabin steep slope on Dwell.com - Dwell

Overlooking views of a picturesque Austrian village, this modern home is built of wood entirely sourced from the homeowner’s...<p>Every week, we highlight one amazing Dwell home that went viral on Pinterest.<p>Florence Knoll's popular wire base design makes a comeback after fifty...<p>Circle with Disney can …

Prefab Homes

Articles about color story orange on Dwell.com - Dwell

The Metropolitan Chair got its breakthrough - and its name - at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York in 1960, where the...<p>From the front of the Santiago Street Lofts in downtown Santa Ana, California, it may not look like a residence at all—due to its...<p>“I believe your home should tell your …

San Francisco

Articles about bill gates announces condom design contest on Dwell.com - Dwell

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation is offering $100,000 to the designer who creates a condom that's more pleasurable to...<p>Last weekend I headed down to the Big Easy as a judge for the first annual Billes Product Design Competition, where nine...<p>The votes are in! With your help, we have selected …

Bill Gates

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Guns Stand Alone

With today’s arguments before the Supreme Court there is one clear and overwhelming consensus in the country: full marriage equality is the future. …

Not About Gay Rights: Same Sex Marriage and the Separation of Church and State

Advocates of gay marriage gathered in Washington this week to hear the arguments presented at the Supreme Court, with some justices hinting that they are afraid to move too quickly on the issue. But that's because they were hearing the wrong argument. The same sex marriage debate should not be …

LGBTQI

These Stunning Examples Of Government Waste Cost Taxpayers $16 Billion

That's why each agency is equipped with an Inspector General, whose sole job it is to investigate and identify government waste.<p>This can take the form of calling out questionable or improper use of funds, finding structural problems, or just pointing out opportunities where Uncle Sam could have …

Business Administration

Gay rights lobby courts lawmakers with cash

By Michael Beckel<p>The Center for Public Integrity<p>As the U.S. Supreme Court hears oral arguments this week in two cases concerning gay rights, advocacy powerhouse Human Rights Campaign has been rallying its base by word -- and by dollar.<p>"This is our moment," Human Rights Campaign President Chad …

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