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Touching Portraits of Couples Who’ve Been Together Over 50 Years

For all you cynics out there who don't believe in everlasting love, you must check out this series called <i>Love Ever After</i> by Lauren Fleishman. The New York-based photographer captures beautifully intimate moments between New York City couples that have been together over 50 years. She accompanies …

Incredible Sculpted Wooden Bicycle Blends Form and Function

This beautifully hand-crafted wooden design concept is a unique, modern bicycle developed by artist Yojiro Oshima, a design student in the Craft & Industrial Design Department at Musashino Art University in Tokyo.<p>Oshima created the structure, entitled <i>Fusion</i>, as an exploration of an everyday object …

How a Leopard Seal Fed Me Penguins

Photographer describes assignment that "will stay with me forever."<p>While documenting leopard seals in Antarctica for a 2006 <i>National Geographic</i> magazine story, photographer Paul Nicklen had an experience that he says "will stay with me forever" (see Nicklen's photos). That experience has recently …

Virtual Reality French Experimental Theater Is The Trippiest Thing

Ever, possibly. It's also fascinating. We caught up with Benoit Marini, director of Mr. and Mrs. Dream, to talk about the play/show/dance/simulation.<p>Benoit Marini has spent years working with virtual-reality technology for the French company Dassault Systemes. As the director for the company's …

Norway’s Powerful Memorial Shows a Cut Within Nature

On July 22, 2011, an island in Norway called Utya made headlines when right-wing extremist Anders Behring Breivik opened fire at those at a youth camp there, killing 69 people in an unspeakable act of violence. Coupled with Breivik's first attack, a car bomb explosion in Oslo that killed eight …

12 Amazing Glimpses Into The Private Lives Of New Yorkers

Brandon Stanton has been running his website Humans of New York since November 2010, resulting in a diverse community of millions who are intrigued …

Meet a little girl from Ontario who is getting international attention, all for getting her first haircut. Three-year-old Emily James’ first haircut was extra special for more than one reason because she decided to cut off seven inches and wanted to donate her hair to kids fighting cancer. Watch the viral video that is warming hearts around the globe here: http://ow.ly/uf6Hb

14 Musical Acts To Watch in 2014

There’s a lot of music out there and sometimes it’s hard to know where to start. That’s where we come in. From Nashville to Portland to Sweden — we …

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We live in squarespaces. Walls at right angles, furniture parallel. Perhaps the square becomes a rectangle but what if you live in a round space? …

Trend Alert: Geometric Flooring, Chateau Edition

Wooden floors have been fully embraced for years as the material to have underfoot. Now things are starting to get fancy, with herringbone and …

Stylish Storage Solutions from a Brooklyn Designer

Brooklyn-based Farrah Sit founded Light + Ladder with the goal of “providing artistic, one of a kind American-made accessories for the urban dweller.”<p>…

Made in America

Swiveling Arm Acts as Water Supply for Shower and Sink

This radical redesign of bathroom water features was thought up by Julia Kononenko. The 2 in 1 system does something that may be entirely new in …

Water

Three-Ring Service: Stackable 3-in-1 Condiment Holder

This interesting device bears a passing resemblance to a child’s ring-stacking toy, but it is far more sophisticated. The Stackable table set from …

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Ice House by Minarc

New York Snaps into Focus through Bespectacled Animated Cinemagraphs | Colossal

<p>Digital artists and photographers Jamie Beck and Kevin Burg, arguably the masters of cinematic animated gifs, recently shared this wonderfully …

Prism: A Wireless Nightlight That Tilts like a Seesaw | Colossal

<p>Designed by Georgia-based industrial design student Nicholas Baker, the Prism Nightlight is a minimalist, battery-powered nightlight that turns on …

Surgically Altered Ceramics by Beccy Ridsdel | Colossal

<p>UK-based artist Beccy Ridsdel creates fun yet strangely macabre interventions where ceramics have been surgically altered to reveal additional …

Vail Nests by tres birds workshop

tres birds workshop was selected by The Town of Vail, Colorado, to complete a kids playground for Lionshead Vail as part of the town’s …

Blue Hills House by la SHED architecture

la SHED architecture designed the Blue Hills House, located in Morin-Heights, Quebec, Canada.<p>Project description<p>Perched on a steeply inclined surface …

Wildlight - Twirl Me (Invisible Light Project Remix)

15 jazz records for people who don't like jazz

<b>Busting the myth of jazz as a private island for the smug, middle-aged and lonely.</b><p>When the idea for this feature first came up it was with the …

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Brilliant Door Design Flips Over to Open and Close

Vienna-based Austrian designer Klemens Torggler has crafted a revolutionary piece of architecture that allows one to enter and exit a room by shifting a multi-panel door, known as <i>Evolution Door</i>, to an adjacent position without a floor track. Instead of having to install additional components for a …

Canadian Skaters' 'Mighty Ducks' Moment Personifies the Olympic Spirit

Canada's Denny Morrison won the silver medal in Wednesday's 1,000-meter speedskating final at the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. But here's where …

Watch Two 100-Year-Old BFFs Discuss Twerking, Selfies, Bieber and More

Irene and Alice have been friends for 94 years. NINETY. FOUR. <i>(That should help you put that weird Facebook friendship with your boss' ex-wife in</i> …

8 Iconic Chairs by Hans Wegner

Hans Wegner's name is synonymous with Danish design the world over, and his seemingly simple chair designs helped usher in an appreciation for Scandinavian modern design in the United States. Here we highlight eight gems from the Wegner design archive.<p>Scores of craftsmen can build you a chair, but …

Canadian coach comes to the rescue of fallen Russian athlete : The Globe and Mail – 2014 Winter Olympics

In a truly Canadian Olympic moment, a coach from the Canadian team came to the rescue of a Russian cross-country skier, who fell and broke his ski during a race. Read the full story and an interview with the coach.<p>The athlete, Anton Gafarov, crashed early in the race but tried to continue, falling …

Black Desert House Contrasts Nicely in the Mojave Desert

<i>The Black Desert House</i> is a minimalist getaway designed by creative director Marc Atlan in collaboration with architecture firm Oller & Pejic and interior design company Moderne Builders. Located just thirty minutes outside of Palm Springs, the incredible landscape boasts the untouched environment …