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Actually The History of the Swastika Really Does Matter. Here's Why...

<i>Ajay Chaturvedi is the founder of HarVa, the first BPO set up in rural India which employs only women and author of the widely acclaimed, Lost Wisdom of The Swastika.</i><p>A recent article in several leading newspapers broke the news that Indian scientists had traced the origins of the Swastika back to …

The Netherlands Voted A Garage Its Best Building Of The Year–Here’s Why

We don’t think of parking lots as bastions of innovation–but maybe we should.<p>Schools, hospitals, houses, churches. Of the 125 projects competing for the title of the Royal Institute of Dutch Architects’ Best Building Of The Year, there were plenty of very visible, beautiful contestants. But you …

Aluminium House’s dramatic cantilever produces one-storey effect designed by Fran Silvestre

A very dramatic cantilever of <b>Aluminium House</b> in Madrid's landscape creates 'one-storey' effect, combining with surrounded gardens and big trees …

House Lombardo by Philipp Architekten More images: http://www.contemporist.com/2013/10/18/house-lombardo-by-philipp-architekten/

Plane House by K Studio More images: http://www.contemporist.com/2013/10/22/plane-house-by-k-studio/

Laurel Way by Whipple Russell Architects More images: http://www.contemporist.com/2013/10/25/laurel-way-by-whipple-russell-architects/