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Casa Coroco 5 / Taller de Arquitectura Miguel Montor

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> After several years of being located in San Ángel, a neighborhood south of Mexico City, and after our …

Mexico City

New Prototype Home Reveals How The House Of The Future Could Look Like

Have you ever wondered how houses would look like in the future? Based on the progression of architecture and design over the past years and the …

Architecture

What it takes to become a Marie Kondo certified professional organizer

“My dream is to organize the world” is Marie Kondo’s benevolent battle cry. But of course, one multi-tasking superwoman can’t do it all.<p>In the seven years since her bestselling book was published, the 33-year old organizing guru has attracted a global network of acolytes whose lives have been …

A sustainable campus is built from 22 recycled shipping containers

The International Sustainable Development Studies Institute in Thailand is taking its own teachings to heart with the an eco-friendly campus crafted …

Waste Management

5 Time-Saving Crockpot Recipes That Take 15 Minutes to Make

For a crockpot meal to earn a spot on my coveted list of go-to recipes, it has to be easy to prepare. To be frank, I don't have time to essentially …

Recipes

Meet Nigeria’s Silas Adekunle, one of the world’s highest paid robotics engineer

Silas Adekunle, 25, grew up in a well-off family in Nigeria but lacked exposure to technology until his family moved to the UK when he was 10 years …

Nigeria

This Quiet Neighborhood Is Possibly the Most Exciting Restaurant Destination in New York City

It's not exactly a tourist mecca.<p>Something is happening in Greenpoint, a quiet neighborhood at the northernmost tip of Brooklyn.<p>It may have started …

grilled cheese

Health workers selling simple cures door-to-door are saving lives

To tackle childhood diseases in rural Africa, Living Goods founder Chuck Slaughter borrowed a page from the cosmetics giant Avon’s playbook, now with …

Community Health

Stunning old photos of Singapore you may not have seen before

Featured image credit: singas.co.uk<p>Senica Photos would like to dedicate this post to our nation’s late founding father, Mr. Lee who passed on on 23rd …

Archives

Cube Entertainment withdraws decision to expel HyunA after public backlash

September 15, 2018 12:04 PM<br>SOUTH KOREA (KOREAN HERALD / ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Cube Entertainment, which represents HyunA and boy band Pentagon's …

Hyuna

[V Report Plus] Tracing the roots of BT21 in Itaewon

The Korea Herald’s K-pop team explored the abundance of BT21 merchandise at Line Friends’ Itaewon branch in Seoul.<p>The Itaewon branch holds special …

App Store

African experiments with drone technologies could leapfrog decades of infrastructure neglect

A drone revolution is coming to sub-Saharan Africa.<p>Countries across the continent are experimenting with this 21st century technology as a way to leapfrog decades of neglect of 20th century infrastructure.<p>Over the last two years, San Francisco-based startup Zipline launched a national UAV delivery …

Unmanned Aircraft

‘My ID is Gangnam Beauty’ hits record with final episode

The final episode of “My ID is Gangnam Beauty” broke the show’s own ratings record Saturday night, also making it one of the most memorable TV series …

Divorce

House ERG / Ralph Germann architectes

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Designed originally for construction workers of the railroad connecting Montreux to the Rochers-de-Naye, …

Living Rooms

BTS Takes 8th Win For “IDOL” On “Inkigayo”

Congratulations to BTS for winning first place with “IDOL” on SBS’s “Inkigayo,” earning a triple crown! Second place was Sunmi’s “Siren,” and third …

K-Pop

Girls' Generation's Hyoyeon Shouts "Don't Touch Me" Multiple Times at Man on Livestream

Girls’ Generation Hyoyeon was a victim of a male invading her personal space during her performance at the World Club Dome in Incheon. She was …

K-Pop

‘Why weren’t we taught this at school?’ asks star of Rwanda drama

Hugo Blick makes a habit of writing and directing television that has serious, high-minded ambition to elevate the form and educate his audience. <i>Black Earth Rising,</i> a drama about the prosecution of international war crimes – specifically the Rwandan genocide – is no exception.<p>Co-produced by the BBC …

British History

Where a Sore Throat Becomes a Death Sentence

KIGALI, Rwanda — Neighbors whisper that she is pregnant, a disgrace for a young, unmarried woman. The rumors mortify her. She hates her swollen belly.<p>But Florence Ndimubakunzi is not pregnant. Her heart is failing. It pumps so poorly that blood backs up in her veins, bloating her liver and spleen, …

Heart Surgery

Mollie Tibbetts' father says leave our daughter out of your immigration debate

DES MOINES, Iowa – As he watched a memorial service for U.S. Sen. John McCain, Rob Tibbetts remembered how people across the country rallied behind his family for most of the summer as they followed the search for his daughter, Mollie.<p>He sensed that spirit of unity again as people from across the …

Iowa

Mollie Tibbetts' father decries 'profoundly racist' politicization of her death

The father of Mollie Tibbetts has spoken out against Donald Trump and other Republicans using his daughter’s death in support of “views she believed were profoundly racist”.<p>In an opinion piece for the Des Moines Register, Rob Tibbetts also said an op-ed for the same paper by the president’s son, …

Donald Trump

Can you handle Asia's spiciest dishes?

#PLACES TO EAT<p>Can you handle Asia’s spiciest dishes?<p>By <b>Holly Patrick</b> | 30 August, 2018 |<p><b>EVERYONE has a different tolerance to spicy food. Some people</b> …

Spices

Beware of anyone, like Mike Pence, who says he's on a mission from God

<b>To the editor:</b> Beware any evangelical who views a dubious course of conduct as part of “God’s plan.” Through history devout souls have employed that meme to countenance various evils. (“Why Mike Pence is such a sycophant,” Opinion, Aug. 24)<p>For example, God’s plan for racial segregation was evident …

Mike Pence

The U.S. is back to being a nation of immigrants

The share of the U.S. population made up by immigrants has returned to the levels at the turn of the 20th century — although the makeup of today's …

Immigration

A Palestinian American Progressive Will Now Likely Be The First Muslim Woman Elected To Congress

Nada Al-Hanooti, 27, considers herself a protégé of Tlaib, who gave her an internship when she was "a 21-year-old, prissy college girl." Tlaib sent …

'Now It's a Sign of Protest:' Muslim Women in Denmark Defy the Face Veil Ban

Sabina started wearing the niqab two years ago as a way to feel more connected to God. The face veil—a piece of fabric tied around the back of her …

Danish ban on face-covering garments enters into force

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Supporters and opponents of a ban on garments covering the face, including Islamic veils such as the niqab or burqa, clashed verbally Wednesday as the law takes effect.<p>Marcus Knuth of the ruling liberal party Venstre, says the dress worn by some conservative Muslim women …

One Year Ago, Tunisia Passed a Groundbreaking Law to Protect Women. Has It Worked?

In the 1990s, Ahlem Behladj learned to brave being hassled each day by the police officers that hung around outside the women’s shelter in downtown …

Céline Dion Posted A Picture And Now It's The Best Meme Of 2018

"My Heart Will Go Off" – Céline the Don.

Sacha Baron Cohen's 'Who Is America?' pranked an Arizona city. And it got ugly, racist.

In episode two, Sacha Baron Cohen told people a $385 million mosque was coming to their city, revealing deep-seated racism in Kingman, Arizona.<p>Joe Arpaio still hasn’t shown up on Sacha Baron Cohen’s show "Who Is America?" after two episodes. But Kingman, Arizona, did Sunday night. And it was not a …

Sacha Baron Cohen

29 Foods the World’s Healthiest People Eat Every Day

Want to keep running until you’re 90? These longevity-boosting foods can help.<p>1 of 29<p>Almonds<p>Rich in healthy fats, fiber, and protein, these nuts are made for more than snacking. Use slivered almonds as a topping for oatmeal or yogurt, add them to muffin recipes, or use almond flour in place of …