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It’s the end of the world and we know it: Scientists in many disciplines see apocalypse, soon

Stephen Hawking is one of many scientists who see the possible near-term demise of our species. Spend that 401k!<p>While apocalyptic beliefs about the end of the world have, historically, been the subject of religious speculation, they are increasingly common among some of the leading scientists …

What the Teacher of the World’s Most Popular Online Course Has Learned About the Science of Learning | Heleo

“Whether you’re learning a language, a musical instrument, how to dance, how to drive a car, it’s all the same: developing a compact, connected, …

Creativity

The Time for Wind and Solar Energy Is Now

The U.N. Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change's latest report, which explores ways to cut carbon emissions, put the world on notice. Despite efforts in the United States, Europe and developing countries such as China to ramp up energy efficiency and renewable energy, global carbon emissions …

The 5 Best Reasons For Buying The PS4 Instead Of An Xbox One

<i>It’s November, and that means that next-gen consoles are finally on their way. Both consoles have their strengths and weaknesses, and both consoles are going to appeal to different kinds of gamers. In that spirit, I’m running a mini-series on whether you should by the Xbox One, the PS4, or neither.</i> …

The 5 Best Reasons For Buying The Xbox One Instead Of A PS4

<i>It’s November, and that means that next-gen consoles are finally on their way. Both consoles have their strengths and weaknesses, and both consoles are going to appeal to different kinds of gamers. In that spirit, I’m running a mini-series on whether you should by the Xbox One, the PS4, or neither.</i> …

New Approach to Modern Accommodation: The GREEN ZERO Project

With a rainwater management system and drainage system that seamlessly integrates into the aesthetics of the building, this contemporary modular …

Articles about 7 best kitchen and bath renovations on Dwell.com - Dwell

We break down the benefits and costs of laminate, wood, concrete, stainless steel, engineered quartz, granite, and marble.<p>The dream of owning a Brooklyn brownstone is just one of many reasons why people make the move to the popular outer borough.<p>Jospeh Eichler's post-World War II tract homes have …

Kitchens

Bright and Inspiring Single Family House in New Jersey by McCoubrey / Overholser

Owning a house nearby the seashore can be a wonderful experience. Hearing the sea’s whisperings, capturing thousands of unique sunsets and waking up …

Add Some Warmth: 12 Plywood Interiors

The Interwebs are filled with plywood, from furniture to entire rooms. Here we spotlight twelve spectacular spaces, all featuring the unfinished, …

Another small apartment with a smart and open interior design

This apartment has a surface of only 32 square meters which is not a lot, not even for a one-bedroom home. Located in Moscow, this tiny space would …

Interior Design

Completely Transformed South African Residence

An outdated residence in Limpopo,South Africa, became a sleek semi-transparent modern residence the owners can be proud of. The <b>Aboo Makhado Residence</b> …

Architecture

Articles about lakeside prefab new jersey on Dwell.com - Dwell

For a vintage design dealer seeking a respite from the city, architect William Massie conceptualized a mostly prefab home around...<p>Perched atop a soaring granite outcropping, I-Kanda Architects' Cabin on a Rock is a modernist hideaway.<p>Equipped with a professional-grade kitchen by Monogram, this …

Architecture

Articles about inclined relax on Dwell.com - Dwell

After a long day at the office together, this pair relaxes in upstate New York.<p>A Silicon Valley couple call in the firm behind Apple’s most recognized retail locations to design a relaxed retreat.<p>Though he appears to live alone, this graphically inclined Parisian commissioned an apartment that …

Lake Tahoe

Articles about prince tides on Dwell.com - Dwell

San Francisco-based designer Adrien Segal has taken data visualization to new heights with her tidal datum table, a...<p>Thanks to some smart design and sound engineering, this small coastal house handles the waves.<p>For all the joys of beachfront living, it’s not without its risks.<p>An emerging …

Prince Charles

Books To Read In 2013 Before They're Made Into Movies

Not only are novels an age-old inspiration for film, they're the best special feature available! Forget about DVD commentary and featurettes.<p>The best way to learn about your favorite film is to go to the source before you see it.

Movies