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A Baby Was Treated With A Nap And A Bottle Of Formula. The Bill Was $18,000.

On the first morning of Jang Yeo Im’s vacation to San Francisco in 2016, her 8-month-old son, Park Jeong Whan, fell off the bed in the family’s hotel …

Health Care

This café in Vietnam is a modern-day Hanging Gardens of Babylon

Next time you’re in Hanoi, don’t miss the An’garden Café, a breathtaking coffee shop designed by the Le House architecture studio. This innovative …

Vietnam

How to shrink the prostate naturally

Enlarged prostate or benign prostatic enlargement happens when cells in the prostate abnormally divide and multiply, causing the organ to increase in …

Oversized roof shelters terraces on either side of CEBRA's Danish summer house

A pitched roof extends well beyond the internal walls to create sheltered terraces around the edges of this summer house designed by Danish …

This Puget Sound eco cabin is made almost entirely from reclaimed materials

Activist and artist Anna Hoover collaborated with architect Les Eerkes from Olson Kundig Architects to build the Scavenger Hut – a beautiful, …

Puget Sound

CloakedHouse / 3r Ernesto Pereira

<i>“(…) a daring delight for the senses, where the unlikely happens and Magic abounds!” <br>-</i>quote from the customer, Alexandra Ferreira.<p>Looking at this …

Design

Small Booths Inside a Canadian Snowy Forest

Designed by the Atelier Urban Face, these kiosks surround Lac-aux-Castors in Montreal and contribute to the poetic dimension of the place. These …

First Aid

Apartment with Partitions / Casa100 Arquitetura

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The first request made by the resident of this apartment, was to have a minimalist environment, with …

Architecture

Say Hello to Japandi (The Minimalist Design Trend You’ve Been Waiting For)

Sometimes two styles are better than one. Japandi, one of 2017’s coolest design trends, is absolute proof of that. This hybrid aesthetic combines the …

Interior Design

Flat-pack home costs $32K and can be built in six hours

An architect might have found a solution to the UK’s housing shortage.<p>Renato Vidal, from Italy, has created an affordable flat pack folding home …

This Living Vehicle can take you completely off grid for a month

HofArc’s new Living Vehicle may just be the future of off-grid living thanks to its dynamic combination of glossy aluminum cladding, eco-friendly …

livingvehicle

Silver House

Perched on a limestone cliff on Gower Peninsula, the Silver House brings medieval craftsmanship to the modern day. The home's foundation takes …

Architecture

Minimalist bedrooms you won't be able to resist

How does the saying go? That less is more? Well, in terms of stylish bedroom design, that can definitely be the case, as we're about to prove! …

The Weird Trick to Nailing Roasted Vegetables Every Time

By Molly Baz<p>If your roasted vegetables come out pale or overcooked, you're probably putting them in the wrong part of your oven.<p>It may seem like a cinch, but truthfully speaking it’s not all that easy to perfect the delicate art of roasting vegetables. You could read all the "How to Roast …

Airy Costa Rica home enjoys incredible views of the ocean and jungle

This gorgeous Costa Rican residence occupies a unique location near Santa Teresa Beach, where the jungle meets the Pacific Ocean. Architect Benjamin …

Costa Rica

The 10 best perfumes for men

Building the world's biggest airliner

Want to Be Happier? Answer These 34 Essential Life Audit Questions

Unless you figure out where you are, you won't get to where you want to go.<p>Audits are standard in both personal and business finance, but in many ways, life audits are much more crucial. That's because life audits evaluate well-being not just in one area but in basically everything. They can mean …

Personality

Designing a Renewable Food System

Lessons from the renewable energy sector on creating a sustainable food system that provides the responsiveness and resilience our communities deserve<p>…

Sustainability

Modern Architecture: 6 Amazing Prefab Houses

Think of a prefabricated house as buying assembling furniture, it is developed somewhere in a different location from, once you chose what you want, …

A $4000 Prefab Prototype in Vietnam

A compact Vietnamese prefab housing prototype features local materials.<p>On a site surrounded by bamboo and banyan trees, Vietnam’s Vo Trong Nghia Architects may have figured out how to make a home flexible and affordable, yet strong enough to stand up to the flooding and climate challenges of the …

This ready-made tiny home can be shipped to any destination

There are those who work for months or even years to create a beautiful tiny home out of nothing, but if you don’t have time for all that, now you …

'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. …

What Living In A Dumpster Taught This Startup Founder About Designing Tiny Homes

They need to be sleek and tech-enabled–and the startup Kasita realized that creating a space that small is a task better left to product designers than architects.<p>After living in a converted dumpster for the better part of a year in 2015, Jeff Wilson had an epiphany about tiny-house living: In …

Eckhart Tolle Reveals the Best Strategy to Deal With Anxiety and Depression

We all know what anxiety is. That feeling that arises when we react to perceived threats.<p>Some people experience it daily and intensely. Others …

Shipping container transforms with walls of glass in Argentina

From industrial to rustic<p>Fans of Philip Johnson’s Glass House take note: As it turns out, you too can have <i>something</i> like the modernist icon if you get a shipping container, paint it black, and replace the corrugated steel with sleek walls of glass. How’s the above example for inspiration?<p>Designed …

The end of air-conditioning? T3 Architecture Asia turns to bioclimatic architecture - CNN Style

Written by Kate Springer, CNN<p>Spend five minutes in humid Ho Chi Minh City and you'll probably be running for cover into the nearest air-conditioned refuge.<p>In the Vietnamese city-- and many developing subtropical countries across Asia, such as Indonesia and the Philippines -- air conditioning (AC) …

All-in-one furniture cube is perfect for micro apartments

It includes a bed, a walk-in closet, and additional kitchen counter space<p>Nils Holger Moormann, the German-based designer behind this tricked-out Volkswagen van-cum-mobile-home, has designed another small-space solution, this time an all-in-one furniture cube for people living in micro …

Everything Is Awful So Let’s All Escape To This Treehouse For Grown-Ups

The architecture firm Snøhetta has built a cabin in the woods of Northern Sweden. The coolest part? It’s built into the trees themselves, acting like a treehouse for grownups–and a getaway from the world.<p>The two-bedroom cabin is part of the renowned Treehotel, where guests can rent one of seven …

Treehouses

The Best New Los Angeles Restaurants of 2016 According to Eater LA’s Editors

There’s a lot, restaurant-wise, to be thankful for as we coast through the tail-end of 2016 and into an even brighter 2017. There are more great restaurants than ever before, including long-running favorites and street food upstarts galore. We’re still doing pop-up restaurants well, still owning …

Santa Monica