Kayley Kolman

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Harvard Scientists Think They’ve Pinpointed The Physical Source Of Consciousness

<b>“Looking for consciousness in the brain is like looking inside a radio for the announcer. –</b> Nassim HarameinThe quote above is great food for thoughts …

5 Top-Rated Natural Home Remedies That Actually Work

Every time we get sick, we don't necessarily want to run to the doctor—or take medication. After all, our bodies are pretty tough, but sometimes they …

Celebrate Poetry Month: 28 Breathtaking Poetry Books to Read Now

When Itzhak Rabin, Yasser Arafat, and Shimon Peres were jointly awarded the Nobel Prize for Peace in 1994, as part of his acceptance lecture, Rabin read from Amichai’s poem, “God Takes Pity on Kindergarten Children.” In addition to the effects of war on children, Amichai’s poetry also explored …

Literature

Neofeudalism has arrived

The Democrats hysterical warnings about Russians under our beds, and Donald Trump's weird connection with poor, working class whites, are equally …

Everything You Need to Know About Minimalist Architecture in 10 Buildings

Minimalism has become the style du jour and the ultimate buzzword. Whether applied to architecture, interior design, furniture, product design, …

12 Photos Capture Innovative Design in Cities

Nat Geo’s Your Shot community offers a view of dynamic skylines and urban architecture—and an emerging green sensibility.<p>At National Geographic, we’ve been covering the spectacular growth of the world’s urban areas. By 2050 nearly 70 percent of the world will live in cities, up from 55 percent …

Travel Photography

Villa Z / Mohamed Amine Siana

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> It was only one sentence : "I want to have an open feeling into a protected house from the sights of …

Architecture

10 Of The World’s Coolest Apartment Buildings

A new book explores how visionary architects have taken small spaces in dense cities and created beautiful, livable apartment buildings.<p>As more people move to cities, architects and developers have to design and build enough housing to fit them all—and within a landscape that’s already extremely …

Bosjes Chapel in South Africa features a sculptural, undulating roof

The striking chapel has glazed walls that frame mountain and orchard views<p>This striking chapel by London-based firm Steyn Studio and local TV3 Architects is located on the Bosjes Farm in the Witzenberg Municipality in the Western Cape Province in South Africa. It features a white, sculptural cast …

Sculptural Design at Its Spectacular Best: Luxurious Mountain Home in Chile

A scintillating combination of structural and aesthetic elements ensures that <b>Casa Chamisero</b> in <b>Santiago</b>, Chile well and truly stands out from the …

Architecture

Go way, way off grid at this amazing tiny house Airbnb in Oaxaca

The Tiny Casa in Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca, is an ultra tiny Airbnb cabin perfect for those looking for a completely off-grid getaway. Inspired by …

Oaxaca

Get to Know the Work of 2017 Pritzker Prize Winners RCR Arquitectes Through These Videos

The work of the Catalan firm RCR Arquitectes was, until its founders won the 2017 Pritzker Prize this month, little-known worldwide, with …

Architecture

Forget Green Juice—Science Says Drinking This Can Improve Brain Function

We're all for the juice craze when it means packing superfoods and proteins into a glass of goodness to drink ourselves to better health. But a …

Obidos House

The house is in Praia del Rey on the outskirts of the historic city of Obidos. The area is characterized by neo-traditional villas, old farms, golf courses and is surrounded by conifer forests. The client’s brief to the architect was to create a clean modern sustainable house which would respond to …

A Simple Mindfulness Technique That Literally Rewires Your Brain to Let Go of Negativity

In the center of everyone’s being is a place of pure peace. But as we embark on life’s journey, we tend to taken away from this sense of self thanks …

Ask Ethan: If The Universe Is Expanding, Why Aren't We?

One of the biggest scientific surprises of the 20th century was the discovery that the Universe itself is expanding. Distant galaxies recede from us and from one another more quickly than the nearby ones, as though the fabric of space itself is being stretched. On the largest scales, the matter and …

Universe

Revelation 12 - The Woman, Child & Dragon - Pole Shift - Date Confirmed & Planet X Location

The Architect’s Ego

The “Architect’s Ego” … most architects think it’s a birthright that comes with the license. If you’re a contractor, engineer or interior designer …

Architecture

What happens to your brain when you give up sugar

Anyone who knows me also knows that I have a huge sweet tooth. I always have.<p>My friend and fellow graduate student Andrew is equally afflicted, and living in Hershey, Pennsylvania -- the "Chocolate Capital of the World" -- doesn't help either of us.<p>But Andrew is braver than I am. Last year, he gave …

Neuroscience

Berlin Heritage Building Becomes A Home

<b>asdfg Architekten</b> converted the oldest heritage building of Prenzlauer Berg in Berlin, Germany, into an original home for a family with three …

Architecture

Six Surprising Houses in Japan Photos

Japan has long been on the cutting edge of everything from fashion to food. And the country’s homes are no exception. Japanese firms are pushing boundaries in residential architecture to create houses that play with material, light, space, and form. Houses are popping up even in some of the most …

The Farm of 38° 30° / Slash Architects + Arkizon Architects

<b>Identity</b><p>The Farm 38° 30°, an iconic boutique dairy factory, derives its name from the coordinates of the site it is located in, the “38° 30° Valley …

"Architecture that constructs a better world, not better bubbles, is the true task in this new year"

With Donald Trump's presidency looming, Aaron Betsky's latest Opinion column stresses the need for architecture that will bring America's isolated …

Milan Gallery Annex / Kipnis Arquitetos Associados + Fernando Millan

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The Milan Gallery Annex emerged from the need for a new exhibition space for the Millan Gallery. Located …

ODA New York's terraced Park Slope condo reveals itself

That of the stroller storage amenity<p>When ODA New York unveiled its design for the condo coming to the corner of First Street and Fourth Avenue in Park Slope, we wanted to know if the boxy, terraced building would improve the “canyon of mediocrity” that is Fourth Avenue. That has been, and remains …

Architizer

Live Outside the Box in This Artist’s Haven For $3.5M

The two units that make up the MuSh Residence offer plenty of studio, gallery, and outdoor space in a configuration that challenges the status quo.<p>When the original owners of the MuSh Residence approached Los Angeles-based architecture firm LAB+ (formerly Studio 0.10), they presented a complex wish …

Architecture

PM House / FGO/Arquitectura

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Located in the Golf Club La Ceiba in the Yucatan peninsula. The project is erected within a lot with …

Dining Rooms