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Are iPads and tablets bad for young children?

Four small preschool children are sitting in a semi-circle around their teacher, in a large, bright room in a Georgian house in Bath. The nursery belongs to the Snapdragons chain, one of the first in the UK to offer iPads to its children soon after the tablet was launched in April 2010. The shelves …

20 Resources for Teaching Kids How to Program & Code

(Image credit: Flickr User Vauvau)<p>Isn't it amazing to see a baby or a toddler handle a tablet or a smart phone? They know how technology works. Kids …

Articles about top 10 houses dwell week 16 on Dwell.com - Dwell

From a home designed by David Chipperfield in London to WORKac's New York duplex, here is what caught our eye over the last few...<p>From floating student dorms to concrete homes, catch up from the week with these abodes from around the world.<p>John Pawson's minimal home and an experimental residence by …

The Evolution of a Small Yard Landscape

It has been a while since I mentioned anything about our backyard so today is a Small Backyard Landscape Update. If you are unfamiliar with what I am …

How to Make a Four Season Room from a Porch

Step 1<p>Remove Old Screen Panels<p>Begin by pulling away the molding or stops that hold the old screen panels into place. Once these have been removed, …

25+ Great DIY Door Ideas

[tps_header]<p>25+ Great DIY Door Ideas!<p>Doors, they are not something you may think about everyday, but I can promise you that you use them daily and a …

Celebrity Trainers Share Their Favorite Fat-Burning Move

If "lose weight" is on your to-do list this year, then don't waste time with moves that won't make a difference. Top trainers shared their favorite workout moves to burn fat and...

Old Hollywood Moviestars Made from Layers of Packing Tape

Ukranian-born, Philadelphia-based Mark Khaisman manipulates layers of translucent packing tape on light boxes to produce portraits rich with texture and shading. Khaisman hand-rolls each piece of tape and slowly develops the layers to create depth and detail, adding and removing pieces until the …

Wallpaper of the Week Offset Path

The wallpaper of this week is an amazing image created for our last tutorial titled Offset Path Effect. The idea behind of the tutorial was to show …

Ernest Zacharevic’s Beach Mural on the Shores of Malaysia

Upon quick glance from a distance, you might think a young girl is standing dangerously close to the edge of this cliff. In reality, though, the figure is a wonderfully detailed painting created by Lithuanian artist Ernest Zacharevic in his signature style.<p>After his solo exhibit opened in Malaysia, …

WATCH: Breathtaking New Video Of Felix Baumgartner's Record Jump

You might recall Austrian skydiver Felix Baumgartner's 2012 jump from a 24-mile-high balloon capsule, a height of 127,852 feet. He broke not only an altitude record, formerly set by a U.S. Air Force pilot, Col. Joe Kittinger, in 1960, but also a record for speed of descent, breaking the sound …

Mesmerizing (or Terrifying?) Macro Photos of Spiders Staring Straight at the Camera

Macro photographs of insects are nothing new; and yet, Malaysian Jimmy Kong‘s photographs of spiders staring straight at the camera are immediately …

Fashionable Spaces: 16 Inspiring Rooms from BAZAAR

Décor inspiration for the kitchen, and beyond.<p>In need of décor inspiration? We've got you covered. From kitchens to foyers, sitting rooms to dining rooms, <i>BAZAAR</i>, we went through our Fashionable Life archives for the most captivating ideas to try this fall. Click through to be delighted.

Mysteries of Nature Explode from Layers of Stacked Paper

<i>Liquid Hymn</i> is an explosion of colors and natural forms that burst with life from layers of ink, pencil, and stacked paper. Created by Oakland-based artist J. S. Weis, the illustrated plants and animals exist together in abstract formations where it is difficult to distinguish from one object to …

Spain’s "Exploding" House Inspired by the Big Bang

<i>Casa Faustino</i> is a unique home designed by Portuguese architect Didier Faustino that is meant to reference the energetic image of an explosion, specifically the Big Bang. Located in Spain, the unique residence offers multiple viewpoints. Large windows face out in all directions, allowing anyone …

Architecture

“Take it On” Posters for the School of Visual Arts by Sagmeister & Walsh

“Take it On” Poster Series for the School of Visual Arts (SVA) in New York City.<p>Design firm Sagmeister & Walsh has a special relationship to the …

Artist Transforms Ordinary Objects with Bright Colored Beads

New York artist Jan Huling takes common objects, such as dolls, toys or statues, and meticulously transforms them with vibrant patterns of beads. This process completely alters the original object, making even highly recognizable figures seem unfamiliar when stripped down to their most basic …