A distinctive wooden pattern lines the walls, floors, and ceilings of this compact home in Japan. Designed with two parallel wings separated by a shallow pool, this striking São Paulo residence is lined
Lovers Deep is a luxury submarine offered by Oliver’s Travels for couples to go on a romantic getaway, deep in the ocean, and perhaps join what they’re coining as the “Mile Low Club” (an undersea alternative
Idaho-based architect Macy Miller longed for a place of her own, but didn’t want the burdensome cost of mortgage payments and decided to construct her own compact home. After having a dream back in 2011,
You don't have to fill a small room with everything you own. Experts share their tips for decluttering and prioritizing when they're working with a tiny space. See more ways to make the most of a small
A state prosecutor in Italy warned that Pope Francis could be a target of a Mafia group, which he says is becoming “very nervous” about the pope’s effort to reform the Church. Nicola Gratteri, a prosecutor
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Australia’s hottest young architect has transformed a skinny Victorian rowhouse into a dreamy sustainable dwelling. If only every shoebox could feel like a palace. Editor’s Note 12/26/13 Happy (almost)
Decades after they met as teenagers on a Montauk beach, Manhattanites Victoria and Greg Pryor returned to Long Island to build a... Seeking simplicity and open space, a Boulder-area couple settled on wooded
You don't have to feel claustrophobic ever again. The struggle of finding room for all your stuff is real. Whether you live in a studio apartment or want to get more out of a small room, these small space
A new book presents a full-color future for us that’s rosy without being far-fetched, with water efficiency and robot friends. It’s 2050. Somehow we haven’t joined the dinosaurs in extinction, succumbed
Valve has released a demo of the Steam Controller in action, and it looks great. However, a demo of a controller can only tell us so much. I’m still extremely curious to see how those track-pads work.
Stanford University computer science post-doc Julian McAuley and assistant professor Jure Leskovec released a paper earlier this year outlining how our tastes change as we consume more products and gain
King Games, maker of the popular Candy Crush Saga, just filed for an IPO expected to value what the founders call “The Kingdom” at $5 billion. Meanwhile, fellow Swedish game studio Mojang has trodden determinedly
Critics might not agree whether video games are art, but it's hard to deny that they contain art within. That's what Duncan Harris, aka Dead End Thrills, seeks to capture with his virtual camera. He's
Stylish and efficient spaces. From a 48-square-foot kitchen to a tiny and cozy reading nook, we've rounded up beautiful small spaces that don't spare style or efficiency. Take a look a these amazing designs.
Return to Sender is a funny photo series by photographer Tommy Kha that takes a unique approach to self-portraiture. Rather than taking a straight-forward image of himself, the Memphis-based photographer
The Sagrada Famlia, a world-famous Catholic church in Barcelona designed by the late renowned architect Antoni Gaud, is set to finally complete construction in the year 2026 after over a century of work.
Super Meat Boy co-creator Tommy Refenes has written a blog postdetailing his hands-on experience with Valve's recently unveiled touchscreen controller prototype. Last week Valve announced its new proprietary