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Articles about how does passive house work on Dwell.com - Dwell

Passive Houses are built according to a rigorous series of design principles that promote efficiency.<p>Back in early 2008, we wrote about a new suburban development by Swedish architecture firm Smedshammar + Holmberg, which was...<p>White has often been seen as a boring ‘non’ colour. It’s become a base …

Architecture

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Cicret Bracelet Turns Your Arm into a Touchscreen Device

A Paris-based design company is taking wearable tech one step further with the <i>Cicret Bracelet</i>, a concept for a wristband that projects the screen of a smartphone directly onto the user's arm. Marketed as “Like a tablet…but on your skin,” the bracelet emits the interface of a remotely connected …

Wearable Tech

An Architectural Ode To Norse Mythology

YME Universe, a new concept store in Oslo, should be on the to-do lists of mythology nerds around the world. From its name to its decor, the store is steeped in traditional Nordic myths.<p>Yme, sometimes known as Ymir, was a primordial giant who was born out of drops of poison and, according to some …

Spirituality

Majestic Canada, coast to coast

Meandering train journeys through jaw-dropping scenery are still one of the most immersive ways to explore the world’s second-largest country.<p>When Canada’s inaugural transcontinental train trundled from Montreal into British Columbia’s Port Moody in 1886, it practically and symbolically linked the …

Trains

Real-Estate Porn: Homes With Breathtakingly Large Windows

Grammys<p>Turtlenecks and gold chains as far as the eye can see.<p>18 Photos23 hours agoView More<p>Best of GQ<p>John Jeremiah Sullivan contemplates the secret, …

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How we quit our jobs to travel: The digital power couple

They were living the New York City dream – until they gave up prestigious jobs for an unconventional life on the road.<p>On an otherwise unremarkable Wednesday afternoon in July 2013, I left my apartment in St. George, Utah, to grab an iced tea. One cold drink and an unplanned three-hour road trip …

South America

The return of Kashmir

Newfound peace comes to a divided paradise, where life’s pace is set by echoing calls to prayer and the gentle paddling of colourful canoes in glistening Dal Lake.<p>In India, miles of concrete dominate the crowded urban landscape. But in the remote northern region of Kashmir, the summer capital of …

Pakistan

Couple Shoot Amazing Landscapes Carrying Their Child on Their Backs

Landscape photography is no doubt a beautiful undertaking, but it can also be a difficult activity, given the need to bring along all the necessary …

50 Inspirational Entrepreneurial Quotes

Entrepreneur and Connector<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>No one ever said it was easy being an entrepreneur. Whether you're in the early stages of your statrup, just secured funding for your startup or you are ready for product launch, there will always be those three …

Motivation

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Nicole Kidman on Babies, Breakups, and Life With Keith

<i>In ELLE's January issue, Nicole Kidman, star of the upcoming film Paddington (out January 16), speaks candidly about what life is really like right now—from having babies on the brain, to Keith and the kids, to dealing with hard times and criticism—plus much more. Here, a sneak peek at the cover</i> …

The Geography Of Happiness: Where Americans Are Happiest And Why

Sorry, city dwellers. Suburban counties tend to be happiest (as long as you don’t have to get in your car to go to work).<p>The United States was founded so people could pursue happiness, but some places seem to do a better job of it than others. There’s a big difference between the happiest and least …