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FLIGHT PANIC: Plane diverts as ‘Eastern European gypsies’ brawl and SLAP stewardess

Terrified passengers believed the men were trying to open the plane doors at 30,000 feet and a stewardess was even slapped in the face by one of the …

Airbnb might not be hurting the hotel industry after all

It turns out that at least some of those concerns might be unfounded.<p>Data research firm STR took a look at Airbnb data alongside hotel data in 13 US and international markets. STR compared Airbnb to the biggest hotel chains in the world, like Marriott and Starwood (which recently merged), Hilton, …

Hospitality

What the FBI Files Reveal About Hillary Clinton’s Email Server

New documents tell the full, strange story of a technophobic VIP, a sloppy State Department, and the jerry-rigged computer that held it all together.<p>The scandal of Hillary Clinton’s “home brew” email server, as it is played out over more than a year and a half, has served as a Rorschach test for …

10 of the Hottest Green Technologies

It’s no secret that the energy you use in your home adds up fast. Between heating, cooling, electricity, water and everything in between, it’s easy …

Cabin on Flathead Lake by Andersson•Wise Architects: http://www.archello.com/en/project/cabin-flathead-lake

Metal-clad house in Japan by Eto Kenta conceals its garden

Japanese architect Eto Kenta has hidden a narrow garden behind the metal-clad exterior of this house in Ōita Prefecture, Japan (+ slideshow).<p>The …

Casa Diaz by PRODUCTORA

PRODUCTORA designed the Casa Diaz house in Valle de Bravo, Mexico.<p>Project description<p>This property adjoins a large lake in a small town situated a …

Tetra Shed: A Multi-Functional, Modular Building System Now Available

Remember Innovation Imperative's modular alternative to the “cuboid office?” Shortly after featuring it on ArchDaily interest for the innovative …

Fish

Best Of 2013: Energy-Efficient Buildings That Go Off The Grid http://arc.ht/1kZ27vJ

Project Of The Day: Dialogue House by Wendell Burnette Architects: http://arc.ht/181T24I

Articles about big moves small spaces on Dwell.com - Dwell

Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron walks us through Dwell's November 2016 issue.<p>Dwell's June 2009 issue just landed on our desks and it looks great! We're excited for it to hit your mailboxes and newsstands in...<p>The exhibition "Small Scale, Big Change" opens at the Museum of Modern Art in New …

Small Spaces

Portraits of Iconic Musicians If They Were Still Alive

Rock and Roll Heaven is a project by Sachs Media Group in collaboration with photo restoration and manipulation firm Phojoe that visualizes what some of the best musicians in history who passed away too soon might look like if they were still alive today. Using the image of twelve influential …

Jimi Hendrix

Dell Officially Goes Private: Inside The Nastiest Tech Buyout Ever

Eight months is a long time to stay mum, especially for a tech industry wunderkind, as Michael Dell was, and one of the world’s richest men, as Michael Dell is, while enduring daily bombs from Carl Icahn about his leadership and ethics. (“All would be swell at Dell if Michael and the board bid …

Adapted to a Challenging Site Topography: The Curving House

Just as its name suggests, the Curving House envisioned by architectural firm JOHO Architecture and located in Gyeonggi-do, South Korea, is …