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Like Fish We Swim: Angkor Wat - Photographs and text by Thomas Smith | LensCulture

The temples at Angkor Wat in Cambodia have become one of the most visited tourist destinations in Southeast Asia—over 2 million people are projected to see it in 2015. Although the temples are spread out over a large area, at times there are so many people, you feel like you are just swimming along …

A Couple of Things About Shanghai - Photographs by Ova Hamer | LensCulture

These photos show street scenes from contemporary Shanghai — unexpected glimmers into the back streets and patched-together architecture from Xiaonanmen, an old and vanishing area at the heart of Shanghai.<p>Also, be sure to check out more of his work — in color — on his photographer’s profile in …

Constructing Worlds: Photography and Architecture in the Modern Age

Project info<p>Constructing Worlds brings together eighteen exceptional photographers from the 1930s to the present day who have changed the way we view architecture and perceive the world around us.<p>From the first skyscrapers in New York and decaying colonial structures in the Congo, to the glamorous …

A Two-Story Beach House with a Small Footprint

This quarter-acre plot of land just 500 feet from the Atlantic Ocean was purchased over 40 years ago by a couple with hopes to build on it one day. …

Tokyo rice shop by Schemata Architects is filled with boxy plywood fittings

Bags of rice and bottled condiments are displayed on simple plywood units inside this former Tokyo greengrocers that has been converted into a tiny …

Octapharma Brewery / Joliark

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The project is a result of Octapharmas rapid expansion and need for increased capacity, including office …

BAKED FRENCH TOAST!

This baked french toast recipe may just convert you from the traditional grilled french toast method. Honey is mixed with eggs, yolks, milk, lemon …

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Tiny House Treehouse In Pender Island Is 'Stability' For Owner

Like many British Columbians, Geoff de Ruiter searched for years for property that he both loved and could afford. But there was one more …

Chinese recipes: Steamed king crab, warm aubergine salad, baked sea bass

Preparation Time 20 minutes<p>Cooking Time 5 minutes<p>Serves 2 people<p>●1 large fresh egg<br>• ●½ tsp salt<br>• ●1 level tsp white pepper<br>• ●½ tsp sesame oil<br>• ●180g (6½oz) …

Casa CM / Paolo Carlesso

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Like the time<p>A tree can't grow up in few days. 
My trees are still twigs, my sons are still children, my …

25 Shockingly Great-Looking Homes Made From Shipping Containers

See how these creatively recycled containers are turned into surprisingly attractive dwellings.<p>See how these creatively recycled containers are turned into surprisingly attractive dwellings.

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Stone house in Bulgaria by I/O Architects features a veranda that steps up and down

I/O Architects raised one corner of this house in Bulgaria, creating a stepped veranda that stretches along the all-glazed facade (+ slideshow).<p>Named …

Tiny, 4-foot home is a big deal in Poland

Urban apartments are getting smaller and smaller, but one 'home' in Warsaw, Poland, may push the limits to what is humanly accessible.<p>The Keret House was conceived by Polish architect Jakub Szczesny when, about six years ago, he spotted a narrow yet 'appealing cushion of air,' between two …

Inhabitat - Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building

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The Pole House by F2 Architecture

F2 Architecture have designed the Pole House, perched high above the scenic Great Ocean Road in Australia.<p>The architect’s description<p>Perched high …

Architects Want To Turn Old Subway Tunnels Into An Underground Cycling Highway

The conceptual London Underline would offer pedestrians and cyclists an alternate route through central London.<p>London commuters could one day ditch the Tube for a different kind of underground transportation experience. A proposal by global architecture firm Gensler would turn out-of-use metro …

AC Milan Has Plans For 48,000-Person Stadium You Might Not Even Notice

Even the most beautifully designed stadiums are an eyesore. They’re sprawling moles protruding from the skin of an urban environment, distended to accommodate a wide footprint of seats low to the ground. So we shape them like vaginas and bird’s nests to convince ourselves they’re meaningful …