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Brian Cox’s top 10 science day trips

When it comes to inspiring young scientists, nothing compares to visiting the sites of great discoveries, says Professor Brian Cox. Here are his favourite places<p>Brian Cox cheerfully admits that his TV documentaries are part-scientific exposition, part eye-boggling travelogue. “The original, very …

England

Affordable A-frame house can be built by just two people

More like A + frame!<p>Whether it’s a beachside retreat or a cabin in the woods, the A-frame is a special type of building. You might recall the quirky triangle structures from vacations of yore, complete with avocado kitchens and shag carpets. But thanks to Instagram, nostalgia, and the allure of a …

Big Cabin | Little Cabin | Renée del Gaudio Architecture

<b>Cabin</b> (‘kab en’) 1. a small simple dwelling. 2. a shelter made of wood, situated in a wild or remote area.<p>The word “cabin” conjures up a variety of …

Architecture

Sleep in This Romantic Tree House Just Outside NYC

With fall in full force, this rentable tree house in upstate New York provides the perfect romantic escape from NYC.<p><b>Project Credits:</b><p><i>Structural engineer: Kaaterskill Associates</i>

Blockchain (& AI) Will Rewire Whole Industries

Everyone’s obsessed with blockchain – and for good reason. Blockchain is a technology that can solve some of the most vexing technological, professional and personal problems we face. But despite the elegance, complexity and security of the technology, the transactions blockchain will enable, and …

Blockchain

The best Chrome extensions to boost your productivity right now

Thanks to the emergence of Web-based tools and services, most of us work primarily in the browser these days, and that means it’s our main productivity center.<p>Google Chrome is far and away the most popular browser around and it supports a huge number of extensions, which are essentially plugins …

Volumetric – Modular – Construction

Bespoke Houses<p>One-off projects at ground level<p>Our build system allows us to produce cost effective bespoke modular projects either designed by us or …

Architecture
Prefab Homes

Feldman Architecture incorporates garage-door windows into California home

Glazed garage doors surround this wood-clad residence by US firm Feldman Architecture in California's Sonoma Valley, an area that was recently …

House Rheder II Weekend House

DESIGN NAME:<br>House Rheder II<p>PRIMARY FUNCTION:<br>Weekend House<p>INSPIRATION:<br>In a time when there are more questions than answers, more choice than decisions …

18 Beautiful Barbecue Areas for Summer

Our readers in the southern hemisphere are getting ready to fire up their barbecue area for some warm weather fun.<p>For many, this space has converted …

Barcelona

6 work organizing apps and sites that will help you get (and keep) your sh*t together

Being the badass women that we are, we tend to have a lot of things on our plate. Whether you work a 9-to-5 for a huge company or are juggling a few …

Apps

'France' is a $1,200 tiny house that snaps together in just 3 hours

1/24<p>Tiny House France by Joshua Woodsman<p>Meet France, a tiny and adorable home that can snap together almost anywhere in as little as three hours. …

12 high-design wineries across the U.S.

Savor some architecture this fall<p>Fall has officially arrived in the U.S., and for much of the country that means leaf peeping, cool nights, and crisp mornings. It’s also peak grape harvest season at U.S. wineries—and a perfect time to visit a vintner.<p>From the Russian River to the Texas Hill …

Napa Valley

Tiny A-frame cabin costs just $700 to build

And it only took 3 weeks<p>Whether it’s in dollhouse form or as one of the many vacation homes that proliferated in the 1970s from Mount Hood to Fire Island, the A-frame is an instantly recognizable—and beloved—-architectural style.<p>Perhaps that’s why this DIY tiny home is just so dang cute. Built by …

Index is the cleaner, faster, better Evernote we’ve been waiting for

My issues with Evernote are well documented.<p>I broke up with the platform over a year ago, and to this day I still haven’t found the perfect solution. I like Bear for notes, and Milanote for Evernote-like bookmarking and organization, but I don’t like using two services and neither, on their own, is …

Las Hojas House / OsArquitectura

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> This house is located at the edge of a touristic coastal town in Tamarindo beach, Guanacaste. At 3km …

The best online calendars for groups, families, and households

Calendar apps by themselves are easy to find — throw a dart at the App Store or the Google Play and you’re likely to hit one. The trick is to find a calendar that you can share with other people.<p>Whether you’re a busy family, a professional team, or just a house full of roommates, these calendars …

Apps

This amazing retractable roof shelters a pool in Maine for year-round fun

The coastal northeast isn’t exactly known for its pool weather, but that doesn’t mean taking a dip year-round has to be out of the question. Turkish …

Weather

40 Sublime Swimming Pool Designs for the Ultimate Staycation

Nothing is more relaxing than lounging by a stunning pool and going for a swim. Many of us have to travel for that luxury but a lucky few have a …

Swimming Pools

Milanote is the Evernote for creatives

The late Steve Jobs once said:<p>Creativity is just connecting things. When you ask creative people how they did something, they feel a little guilty because they didn’t really do it, they just saw something. It seemed obvious to them after a while. That’s because they were able to connect experiences …

7 Perennials That Will Bloom Multiple Times This Summer

With a little extra care, these flowers will bloom two times or more.<p>We put up with perennials — and their fleeting blooms — because we love the way they reappear, year after year. But with a bit of extra effort — namely, judicious pruning — the perennials here will offer a repeat performance. (If …

Bowe Bergdahl