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10 Gravity-Defying Cantilevered Homes

Ranging from the dramatic to the understated and modest, these 10 homes use suspension to thrilling effect.<p>Norwegian Sea Cabins

A Gardener's Home in Argentina Boasts Flowing Green Spaces

A continuous garden terrace connects each floor of this sustainable urban infill project in San Isidro.<p>The gardens also factor into the project's sustainability efforts. The architects write, "In order to provide an ideal indoor environment, our design is based on having the same amount of natural …

How to Stay Cool by Living in a Shipping Container

A shipping container home tackles temperature control in a tropical environment.<p>"By concentrating on humidity and temperature control, we found economical ways to facilitate a comfortable environment inside a metal box," says the firm’s founder, Novriansyah Yakub. His team crisscrossed four …

Japan Camera Hunter Releases 35mm to 120 Film Adapters

For a while, 35mm to 120 Film Adapters have been around though not really very common. Well Japan Camera Hunter has a perfect solution for you in the …

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Famous B&W Photos Turned into Color by a 21-Year-Old Whiz

Marina Amaral is a 21-year-old Brazilian retoucher who is receiving widespread acclaim for her work adding color to famous historical B&W …

6 Photography Tips for Making Puddles Look Epic

Spring is in full swing, which means it’s time to dust off your camera and head back outdoors. Don’t let April showers keep you from taking photos! …

15 Times The Simpsons Accurately Predicted the Future

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These Are the Jaw-Dropping Winners of the 2016 Monochrome Awards Photography Contest

These stunning images are among the winners of the 2016 Monochrome Awards, an international competition that celebrates the best black-and-white …

Text of Meryl Streep's Trump speech at the Golden Globes

<i>The full text of Meryl Streep's six-minute acceptance speech for a lifetime achievement award at the Golden Globes on Sunday:</i><p>Thank you very much. Thank you. Thank you very much. Thank you. Please sit down. Please sit down. Thank you. I love you all, but you'll have to forgive me. I've lost my voice …

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Awesome Is What The 2016 National Geographic 'Nature Photographer Of The Year' Winners Are

Just like last year, the winners of the 2016 National Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year Contest amaze and astound us.<p>This year the Grand Prize goes to Greg Lecoeur’s jaw-dropping shot of the feeding frenzy that accompanies sardine migration along the Wild Coast of South Africa.<p>Additional …

Frightened by Donald Trump? You don’t know the half of it

Many of his staffers are from an opaque corporate misinformation network. We must understand this if we are to have any hope of fighting back against them<p>Yes, Donald Trump’s politics are incoherent. But those who surround him know just what they want, and his lack of clarity enhances their power. …

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I Shoot Dramatic Underwater Portraits That Are Reflective Of Overcoming Troubles In My Life

I shoot underwater because it’s where I feel safe and comfortable. My work comes from a place of weakness, not strength. There is a certain …

Dem electors launch final salvo against Trump

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Democratic electors are launching one last bid to block Donald Trump from taking the White House -- reaching out to their Republican counterparts with the plea they break rank and support another Republican candidate.<p>Democrats are working with a group that's lobbying electors …

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The 32 Scariest Movies of All Time

We sorted through the scariest movies out there and picked the most ghoulish and jaw-dropping horror films. Sleep tight.<p><b>One of the scariest movies</b> …

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Barack Obama and Joe Biden’s Great American Bromance

A decade ago, it didn’t look like Barack Obama and Joseph Biden had all that much in common. Two men from different generations. One a longtime …

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Stephen Hawking: Humans have only about 1,000 years left

During a talk at the Oxford Union debating society this week, the renowned theoretical physicist said humanity probably had only about 1,000 years left before going extinct.<p>Hawking, 74, has spoken several times of what he sees as our doomed fate, with the risk of things like nuclear war increasing …

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PHOTOS: Finalists For The 2016 Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards

The 2016 finalists for the second annual Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards have been announced, and they are predictably delightful.<p>A grinning owl. A fish slapping a bear in the face. An unfortunate interaction between a buffalo and a bird. At least two eagles with very little dignity. Click …

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14 perfectly-timed pictures of animals doing hysterical things

Sometimes, these moments are collected on camera and, even more rarely, by a single snapshot.<p>Each year, the Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards is flooded with these snapshots of nature supplying some accidental humor at its own expense — this year there were over 2,200 entries.<p>The panel of judges …

Nature Photography

Giant snowballs appear on Russian beach in Siberia

<b>A strange and beautiful sight greeted locals in the Gulf of Ob, in northwest Siberia, after thousands of natural snowballs formed on the beach.</b><p>An 11-mile (18km) stretch of coast was covered in the icy spheres.<p>The sculptural shapes range from the size of a tennis ball to almost 1m (3ft) across.<p>They …

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Peep some of the world’s sexiest photos

Celebrating female sexuality with an overt display of the body, some of the most provocative images by the world's most renowned photographers will go on display at a new London exhibition titled <i>Girls! Girls! Girls!</i> Visitors can expect surreal sepia nudes of the female form by Alan Aldridge, Kate …

Pentax Q7 Review Posted

In-depth look at Pentax's latest ultra-compact mirrorless<p>By PF Staff in Review Announcements on Sep 17, 2013<p>Today we're happy to be bringing you our …

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Finalists From 2016's Weather Photographer of the Year Contest

• shares<br>• Share on Facebook<br>• Tumblr<br>• VKontakte<br>• Reddit<br>• Flipboard<p>Amazing photographs depicting weather from around the globe have been plucked from <b>Weather</b> …

Oops: Leica Implies Canon DSLR Photo Was Taken with Their Instant Camera

In a silly mistake that made us chuckle and shake our heads all at the same time. Earlier today, we were told Leica was using a DSLR photo on their …

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《宮前町九十番地》的故事:日本時代台灣首富死前一天,吃的是再便宜不過的切仔麵

文:張超英/口述,陳柔縉/執筆<p>台灣首富「一碗麵」的故事<p>現在的人談起台灣首富,不是郭台銘,就是王永慶。六十年前、八十年前,台灣首富是個胖子,名字叫林熊徵。<p>林熊徵死前一天中午,我還跟他一起吃麵。那天,他看起來紅光滿面,一點不舒服的樣子也沒有。我那時十三歲,隔天聽到他去世的消息,驚惶不已,好像活生生的人剎那消失在眼前一般。<p>我對林熊徵的印象很深,因為他真的很胖。<p>日本時代,全球性的物資缺乏,世界各地的人都很儉樸。在台灣,農民佔一半以上,一般人都吃得很簡單,主要吃青菜、地瓜和米飯,吃豬肉很少,少到以一絲一絲來計算,所以,很少胖子。林熊徵是極為罕見的特例,大家背地裡叫他「阿肥仔」。他的侄子林衡道曾說,林熊徵 …

A Shipping Container Home in Pennsylvania Embraces Its Rugged Industrial Origins - Dwell

Just west of the New Jersey–Pennsylvania border, in the Bucks County borough of Yardley, across the street from the Delaware River, the home of Martha Moseley and Bill Mathesius sits on a sizable lot. Fashioned from 11 shipping containers and a preexisting raised-concrete foundation, the …

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