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Bathroom Design Idea - Include A Linear Shower Drain

Shower drains, like so many other elements in a home, are essential features that have gone largely unchanged over the years. Depending on the kind …

First prefab passive house from Ecocor goes into production

The entire process will take 6 to 8 months<p>The last time we checked in with Maine housing startup Ecocor, the company just launched a partnership with Richard Pedranti Architects (RPA) to offer a series of prefab homes built to rigorous Passive House standards for energy efficiency. A few months …

Prefab Homes

Sudden onset of ice loss in Antarctica so large it affects Earth's gravity field

Scientists have observed a sudden increase of ice loss in a previously stable region of Antarctica. The ice loss in the region is so large that it …

Modern Prefabricated Home is a Minimalist Retreat in Spain

In just 10 weeks, the Barcelona-based architecture firm NOEM built this modern, prefabricated home for a couple in Castelln de la Plana, Spain. It's called <i>The Smart Shelter</i> and is intended as a place of leisure where the residents can enjoy the surrounding views. Although it's a minimalist design, …

462 Mile REx Road Trip: New Jersey to Vermont

Perhaps the most discussed topic of the BMW i3 is the implementation of the range extender for the North American market. In an effort to have the …

Exploring Iceland: TUDOR Heritage Ranger

Advertorial<p>For years now, Iceland has billed itself as the perfect stopover location for travelers roaming between North America and Europe—and, in fact, that's true. Whether it's the charm of the capital city Reykjavik or the many wonders lying beyond, travelers can spend days or even weeks …

11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

Right-Ear/Left-Ear Technologies One Bar: A Surround Sound System With A Single Soundbar

Startup Left-Ear/Right-Ear Technology is using some unconventional technology to offer something a little different in home theater audio.<p>The One Bar, their first product, uses some unique technology to send each of your ears slightly different audio, fooling them (and your brain) into thinking …

Specialized S-Works Tarmac Di2 Disc review

Let's not beat about the bush here. The S-Works Tarmac Di2 Disc is without question the best road race bike with discs we’ve ever ridden. With a …

Road Bikes