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The World of Japanese Vending Machines

For decades now, Japanese vending machines have served up an array of interesting, mundane, and useful things. Things like manga. Or bread in a can. …

Tremble at These Surreal, Sky-High Urban Roller Coasters

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10 Habits Of Highly Creative People

Writers' block? Go take a nap.<p>Composer Erik Satie walked roughly 10 kilometers from Arcueil to Paris every morning. Saul Bellow rode his mountain bike. Novelist Haruki Murakami keeps a famously intense running schedule, which he described in the <i>Paris Review</i>:<p><b>Whether it lets the mind wander, improves</b> …

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Making Buildings for Billionaires in New York City | The New York Times

The Gherkin: How London's Famous Tower Leveraged Risk and Became an Icon

<i>How does design change the nature and distribution of risk? In this, the first of four installments examining the Gherkin, the London office tower</i> …

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Stylish Bungalow Inspired Residence in Singapore: Sunset Terrace House

a_collective completed the design and development of Sunset Terrace House, a highly modern residence organized in an L-shaped plan in Singapore. …

Reflections of fall foliage

Photographer Saffron Blaze states the mesmerizing appeal of these seasonal shots well. He titled an afternoon scene (top photo) of reflected colors …

Roman aqueducts

The Romans built hundreds of bridges and conduits to deliver water via gravity across their empire, and many of these marvels of civil engineering …

#TwitterTuesday: Monochrome

Here is our selection of your favorite <b>monochrome</b> shots from your archives.<p>Thanks for all your contributions yesterday. You can check out all of them …

May the force be with you

<i>Our previous Flickr Friday theme was #MayTheForceBeWithYou</i>, and here are our favorites from your submissions.<p>Naturally, we saw a lot of …

Sporting the colors of fall

The ongoing 123-day Olympic Torch Relay will make history by covering 39,000 miles (a distance that’s longer than any relay for the Olympics) when …

‘St. Jude’ Storm pummels the U.K.

<i>By yesterday morning, a coastal storm driven by massive wind gusts along Britain and western Europe killed at least 13. Local London media reported</i> …

#TwitterTuesday: Water

The theme this week was a wet one. You showcased some amazing <b>water</b> photos, and here are our favorites.<p>A thank you to everyone who submitted their …

Waterfalls of Iceland

Iceland’s climate and proximity to the Arctic creates an optimal environment for spectacular waterfalls, including what’s known as Europe’s most …

The Weekly Flickr celebrates Halloween | Flickr Blog

One of the best parts about Halloween is opening your front door to cute kids in costumes. In this special edition of The Weekly Flickr, we asked you …

The Day of the Dead

The Day of the Dead (Día de Muertos) is a Hispanic tradition that is celebrated in Mexico, some Central American communities, and the United States. …

Tag: Garden Design 101

Landscaping with Trees: The Best Design for Your Garden<p>by Clare Coulson<p>Gardening 101: Lady’s Mantle<p>by Clare Coulson<p>Chelsea Flower Show 2018: Heart …

Garden Beds for the Urban Dweller

Lest you think lack of dirt means no vegetable garden for you, two companies out of Los Angeles have a solution.<p>(N.B.: See our earlier post, Raised …

You Pin It, We ID It: A Kitchen Table Bouquet

When a photo reappears in our Pinterest stream a dozen times or more in the course of a day, it makes us wonder about the story behind the image. Who …

The bird is certainly the word as we start the countdown toward this coming weekend's Fall Forest events, featuring special appearances by our favorite feathered forest friends—hawks, owls, and falcons. The Theodore Roosevelt Sanctuary & Audubon Center will be on hand once again with some of the northeast's iconic raptors tagging along. Check the video through the link—graciously provided by Visitor Services Attendant Patricia Gonzalez—for an idea of what you'll see during this stunning show and tell. http://bit.ly/17I3j3V (Red-tailed Hawks photo courtesy of Pat Gonzalez)

Thorny problems: bonfire do's and don't's

You gardening questions answered. This week: honey fungus, tree disease and shredders<p><b>Ash talk</b><p>Talk to most gardeners and they will confess to loving a good bonfire. There is indeed something almost addictive about the end-of-day ritual of shoving scrunchy bundles of newspaper underneath a towering …

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Gardening 101: How to Sprout a Seed

Launch a stealth attack on winter by sprouting seeds indoors (to get a start on your edible garden). It’s simpler than you may think.<p>Photography by …

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Crystal Renn by Dusan Reljin for <i>Harper’s Bazaar Brazil</i><i>,</i> November 2013

Breakfast with Marlon Brando

Breakfast with Marlon Brando.

2012 Volkswagen Tiguan R-Line

2012 Volkswagen Tiguan R-Line

Burg Sooneck, Germany (by armxesde)

Burg Sooneck, Germany (by armxesde)