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Architect Turns Old Cement Factory Into the Most Stunning Home

The interior is just so lovely.<p>Even though people say it's what's on the inside that matters, this abandoned WWI-era cement factory started out as a serious eyesore all around. The outside was harsh and worn, while the inside looked like, well, a factory. But one architect with a goal to transform …

Cement

The Emmons House

Mill Valley, California<p>A 1949 architect's shed up on the hill above Richardson Bay in Marin, California. The humble 1300-square-foot "tree house" was designed and built by a young Donn Emmons as a first personal residence for his new family. The house was truly experimental for its time—a main …

I tried this trippy healing modality for mental clarity—and still can’t believe how it made me feel

A few years ago, a friend told me about an underground breathwork circle she’d attended in Venice Beach—back when breathwork outside of yoga studios</i> …

Modular House DublDom / BIO-architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The house was designed and produced for a young family who went to live in the suburbs of Moscow on …

You’re a different person at 14 and 77, the longest-running personality study ever has found

Look at a photo of yourself as a teenager and, mistaken fashion choices aside, it’s likely you see traces of the same person with the same personality quirks as you are today. But whether or not you truly are the same person over a lifetime—and what that notion of personhood even means—is the …

Personality

Original Frank Lloyd Wright home owners on living with design history

Only five Wright homes are still in the hands of their original owners<p>Frank Lloyd Wright fans will love this: A new piece in <i>WSJ</i> magazine tracks down the original owners of Wright-designed private residences across the U.S. Today, there are just five such homes, in states as far and wide as New …

Cognitive science: Dennett rides again

Dan Jones relishes the philosopher's latest exploration of minds and memes.<p>From Bacteria to Bach and Back: The Evolution of Minds<p>By Daniel C. …

10 Best Science Fiction Short Stories of All Time: From the Golden Age to the Modern Era

10 Best Science Fiction Short Stories of All Time: From the Golden Age to the Modern Era<p>Updated on December 24, 2017<p>How I Picked This Top 10 Science …

How to Be Mindful When Life is in Flux

“If you let go completely, you will be completely happy.”Stress reduction, helping with depression, coping with illness and adversity, improved …

A Nobel Prize-Winning Biologist's Advice For Aging Well And Preventing Disease

Longer telomeres, longer life.<p>Why do some people begin to show signs of old age early in their 60s, while others remain active and sharp as a tack into their 90s?<p>The difference may lie in their telomeres, according to biologist Elizabeth Blackburn, who co-authored a new book on the topic.<p>Blackburn …

'I have no name': A poem by Jiddu Krishnamurti

'I am as the fresh breeze of the mountains.'<p>I have no name,<br>I am as the fresh breeze of the mountains.<br>I have no shelter;<br>I am as the wandering waters.<br>I …

Be happy, not mindful

As post-Trump anxiety rates go through the roof, it’s time for less introspection and more social engagement<p>“Happiness comes from within,” declare a thousand advice blogs and books, fridge magnets and Facebook memes. Or “withinwards” as my local yoga studio prefers to call it.<p>The idea that …

Happiness

The focus on maths and science doesn’t add up. The arts must be in the equation | Kester Brewin

Throwing resources at science, technology, engineering and maths in England hasn’t worked. We need to reaffirm the importance of a more rounded education<p>As a long-time maths teacher, the latest assessments by the Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study and Programme for International …

Interview: Going Deep With Alejandro Jodorowsky

Guru, sage, shaman, mystic, and near recluse; these were titles that made us understandably nervous. We were met with a very simple man dressed all …

T.U.R

Entertaiment<p>Soulmate Signs and Signals — 6 Signs To Identify Your Soulmate.<p>By TomiJuly 22, 2018<p>Curious<p>Addicted to Helping: Why We Need to Stop Trying …

The science fiction podcasts every nerd should listen to

To help you ignore your dystopian reality.<p><i>This post has been updated, and will probably be updated again, because that's how best-of lists should work.</i><p>I love podcasts, you love podcasts, your grandma probably loves podcasts. Looking for some science fiction you can enjoy while your eyeballs do …

Science Fiction

How to Make Reading Less Like a Lecture and Get "Sucked In" Every Time

Reading can be extremely rewarding, but forcing yourself to do it can make it a chore. A more sustainable solution is to enhance the reading …

Writing

How to read a comic book: appreciating the story behind the art

Reading a comic book can be a daunting task.<p>Text flies at you from all angles. Sometimes, the sequence of events can be hard to follow. And there are plenty of titles that are specifically <i>meant</i> to be challenging. And by and large, comics readers have to be self-taught. We don't have a great system …

Comic Books

Library Journal

Didn’t find what you were looking for? First, try this.<p>If you typed the URL directly, please make sure the spelling is correct.<p>If you clicked on a …

I Can Read Whatever I Want?!? A Sabbatical Reading List

We need to talk. You may want to sit down. Here, let me take your hand. Now listen. You know how I feel about you. This isn’t easy for me to say. But …

Books

Medieval Meets Modern in Catalonia

Medieval meets modern in Alemanys 5, a project in Girona’s historical quarter by architect Anna Noguera. Noguera and her husband originally purchased …

Living Rooms