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An Antwerp Apartment Captures the Spirit of the Belle Époque

In Antwerp, Belgium, a historic flat is transformed into a bright and airy, dreamy oasis.<p>When interior designer Anouk Taeymans found an apartment in a 1914 Belle Époque building, she felt an instant connection to the space. Sited in a hip pocket of the city that features plenty of cool new …

Interior Design

A Historic Propeller Factory Is Converted Into a Gorgeous Home

Built in the 1800s, this former factory in Jersey City breathes new life as a chic, sophisticated residence.<p>The beautiful transformation has been completed by New York City architecture and interior design firm Fogarty Finger. After renovating and expanding the former factory space, the result is a …

Architecture

This 2-step, 10-minute exercise creates immediate self-awareness

“Imagination is more important than knowledge. For knowledge is limited to all we now know and understand, while imagination embraces the entire …

Creativity

Mysterious breed of black hole shows itself as it devours a star

Black holes seem to fall into two main categories: relatively small and supermassive. That leaves a huge empty middle ground, and astronomers have …

Universe

Free and Beautifully-Designed Resume Templates

You're reading Free and Beautifully-Designed Resume Templates, originally posted on Designmodo. If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to follow on …

Graphic Design

The 30 Most Ridiculous Real Estate Listing Photos

These photos will make you reconsider how you market your house.<p>This might fit into a home inspector horror story gallery but it’s hard to imagine …

Real Estate

NASA seriously wants to send humans to Venus now

Mars and the moon are already at the top of NASA’s prospect list for future human exploration and possibly colonies, but another planet has recently …

Astronomy

TEA MASTER: A Modern Teahouse in Hangzhou, China

Specializing in pesticide-free tea, TEA MASTER is a new modern teahouse located in Hangzhou, China, that was designed by kooo architects. The …

Tea

Days will become longer as moon moves away from Earth

Days on Earth are getting longer as the moon moves further away, scientists have confirmed.<p>But don’t worry just yet about how to spend the extra time …

Astronomy

Top 5 Homes of the Week With Striking Exteriors

These visually arresting facades can't be accused of being boring. Our editor's top picks of the week feature homes from the Dwell community with impressive exteriors.<p><i>Featured homes were submitted by members of the Dwell community through our Add a Home feature. Add your home to Dwell.com/homes</i> …

Lake Michigan

10 Design Tips For Kitchens, According to Expert Renovators

From design concept to installation, these 10 tips will guide you through your next kitchen remodel.<p>When it comes to the heart of the home, there's no question Australia–based Blue Tea Kitchens holds the key to creating your ideal space. Awarded Kitchen Designer of the Year in 2017, the team of …

Kitchens

A Victorian cottage transforms into a light-filled passive solar abode

Australian modular design and build firm Habitech Systems has breathed new life and improved sustainable standards into an original Victorian cottage …

Architecture

In Sydney, a Modern Indoor/Outdoor Barn for a Landscape Architect and Family

A few weeks back, we featured landscape architect William Dangar‘s own residential landscape in Sydney’s Bondi Beach on Gardenista (see Downsizing a …

Architecture

Stop rinsing your dishes before putting them in the dishwasher, experts say

If you regularly use the dishwasher, you probably have a pretty simple routine that you follow: Wash plates and utensils to remove chunks of food …

Cleaning

Why You Should Stick Dryer Sheets in the Bathtub

I <i>hate</i> cleaning my oven. I give it a once over post-dinner cleanup, but the effort it takes to remove and scrub the burners and racks after a few …

How Tree Trunks Are Cut to Produce Wood With Different Appearances and Uses

As wood is one of the most widely-used materials in the world, architects are accustomed to being able to easily obtain sawn wood at a nearby store. …

Woodworking

You’ve heard of mindfulness, now meet its young cousin sophrology

‘Warmth spreads across my shoulders. I feel a quiet buzz’<p>In 'the raisin meditation' you spend five minutes studying a raisin with all your senses, then eat it<p>Mindfulness is the tried-and-tested tool of our times for anxiety, depression, chronic pain, addiction and more, but what if it’s not your …

Mindfulness

Remodeling 101: What to Know When Buying a House: 8 Small Signs that Signal Big Problems

It goes without saying that buying a house is a huge investment. However dazzled you may be by the location and spacious closets, you need …

Home Improvement

Boeing 747s Are Back From the Dead

A funny thing happened to an older generation of Boeing Co. 747 jumbo jets on their way to dusty oblivion in desert parking lots.<p>Instead of being …

Spacecraft May Have Flown Right Through a Plume of Water on Jupiter's Moon Europa

Sometimes, scientists have the answers all along—they just don’t think to ask the question. For example, it appears that in 1997, the Galileo orbiter …

What's the Most Massive Object in the Universe?

<i>Editor's Note: This story was updated at 5:10 p.m. E.T.</i><p>There's nothing like staring up at the night sky to make you feel small.<p>But when looking out …

A Rogue Star Hurtling Towards The Solar System Is Going to Arrive Sooner Than We Realised

Yikes...<p>According to new calculations, we may have a little less time to prepare for a star on course to kiss the edges of our Solar System.<p>Yep. …

What Is the 4-7-8 Breathing Technique?

The 4-7-8 breathing technique is a breathing pattern developed by Dr. Andrew Weil. It’s based on an ancient yogic technique called pranayama, which …

Meditation

Planespotting: Boeing 787 Dreamliner vs Airbus A350

How to tell the difference between two popular widebodies<p>The Boeing 787 Dreamliner and the Airbus A350 are taking the aviation world by storm. Airlines can't get enough of these fuel-efficient jets to fly some of their longest routes. And airline passengers can't get enough of them, either.<p>But do …

Scientists Have Figured Out When And How Our Sun Will Die, And It's Going to Be Epic

Too bad humans won't be around to see it.<p>What will our Sun look like after it dies? Scientists have made new predictions about what the end will look …

10 Easy Pieces: Illuminated Pavers

Illuminated pavers sit flush with the surface of a driveway or path, discreetly hiding their powers until the sun goes down. Unlike bollards or …

3 Ways to Use Storytelling to Attract Your Audience

A well-told tale can communicate your brand's purpose and value -- and create loyal customers. Here are 3 ways to do it right.<p>Storytelling has a clear and essential value in marketing -- and no, it isn't simply meant to string customers along on some fantasy. Storytelling helps elucidate your …

Dwell's Top Picks For Bathroom Fixtures to Get You Renovation-Ready

Designer and architect Chris Deam did the homework so you don't have to—here are the toilets, showers, sinks, tubs, and faucets that have our seal of approval.<p>We know that a bathroom renovation is no easy task, so to help you through the process, we asked architect Chris Deam to name some bathroom …

Home Improvement