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Lessons of Immortality and Mortality From My Father, Carl Sagan

We lived in a sandy-colored stone house with an engraved winged serpent and solar disc above the door. It seemed like something straight out of …

In the Details: The Art of Japanese Knife Design

If your holiday shopping list includes any serious home cooks, there is probably nothing you can get them that will be as useful, or as appreciated, …

Articles about modern workspaces and study nooks on Dwell.com - Dwell

Power dynamics, economic upheaval, and design thinking: cubicles aren’t just a Dilbert punch line.<p>A Vancouver design studio created in collaboration with Battersby Howat Architects.<p>Traditions collide in Los Angeles when architect Jeremy Levine hotwires SoCal Spanish with international haute-moderne.<p>…

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10 Household Objects Shaped Like Living Beings

Instead of letting paperclips scatter across your desk, use them to give this poor porcupine some spines of his own. Magnets keep the clips ready for …

Sauced: Five Turkey Gravy Variations for Thanksgiving

A great gravy can make (or break) the Thanksgiving meal—that concentrated, rich turkey flavor injects life into ho hum breast meat, adds the right savory touch to mashed potatoes, and is equally good smothered on biscuits. The best part is that gravy takes about as long to make as the bird needs to …