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Articles about 5 low maintenance age friendly homes we love on Dwell.com - Dwell

Whether your bookcase spans an entire wall or exists solely on your nightstand, where you house your books speaks volumes about...<p>Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through Dwell's March 2016 issue.<p>Boerum House and Home, a Brooklyn outpost features a roster of emerging and established …

Stunning Victorian Cyanotypes of Sea Algae by Anna Atkins, the First Female Photographer and a Pioneer of Scientific Illustration

Beautiful blueness from a trailblazing woman in science.<p>English botanist and photographer <b>Anna Atkins</b> (March 16, 1799–June 9, 1871) is considered the first woman to take a photograph and the first person to publish a book illustrated with photographic images. This she accomplished in an era when …

The Story Behind the Haunting Photo of a Starving Afghan Boy

LightBox Newsletter<p>Sign up to receive the latest from TIME's photo editors. View Sample<p>Andrew Quilty’s photograph is hard to read at first. Under …

The Powerful Picture That Changed a Girl’s Life

<i>Editors note: This story was updated on March 19 to provide more context on the use of agrochemicals in Argentina.</i><p>*****<p>Aixa Ponce Cano was born in the small town of Avia Terai in rural Argentina with tumors on her back and moles covering her body. Her mother, like most other people in Avia Terai, …

The Tracks of My Tears: One man’s quest to have male crying be socially acceptable

On the flight back from Lake Tahoe, I feared a full-blown migraine headache was kicking in. The ache behind my eyes bulged and throbbed, as if a golf ball were lodged there.<p>I had been reading a novel and reached a part where two brothers, once deeply committed to each other, experienced a profound …

Empathy

Pictures of the Week 1.22.15

Beautifully-Animated Infographics Designed by Eleanor Lutz

Eleanor Lutz is a designer whose knowledge of molecular biology and love of science is translated into beautifully-designed infographics. Her colorful and educational images contain interesting bits of information about how the human body works and birds fly, but with a novel twist – they're …

Infographics

The 25 Best Dressed Men of 2014

The men who have made suit-wearing an art form from Robert Pattinson to the Beckham boys.<p>The men who have made suit-wearing an art form from Robert Pattinson to the Beckham boys. <i>Via HarpersBazaar.co.uk</i>

Photo Lesson: Evoking Mood

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>In addition to being longtime contributing photographers for <i>Traveler</i> magazine, my wife Sisse and I are frequently invited to join National Geographic Expeditions trips as photography experts, interacting with guests aboard the <i>National Geographic Explorer.</i><p>On a recent trip to …

10 Reasons Why a Pro is Using a Mirrorless Camera for Personal and Paid Jobs

Everyone can take a picture, but as photographers (professional or aspiring), we have the skill set and the tools to create great images in any …

Articles about make appearance these 9 modern entryways on Dwell.com - Dwell

Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through Dwell's September 2016 issue.<p>Traditionally used by nomads in Central Asia, the circular, tent-like yurt has become part of the current zeitgeist, as travelers...<p>From small workshops to home studios, we herald a group of American makers.<p>Humble in …

Hudson Valley

2,500-year-old Egyptian mummy removed from coffin

Conservation efforts begin on body of 14-year-old Minirdis, found in 19th century at Nile burial site and brought to the Chicago Field Museum in the 1920s<p>A mummy left its coffin for the first time in 2,300 years this week after several tense moments as scientists lifted the wooden lid.<p>The body, …

Our favorite books of the year

This was an odd year for books, usually the quiet introspective cousin at the pop culture family gatherings. But the Amazon/Hachette contract dispute …

Books

Three cool new things you'll get in next year's smartphones and tablets

Have you ever tried to take a video of a play, recital, or other performance only to be stymied by your phone, which recorded all of the sound around you and not just the music you wanted? Next year's phones should be smart enough to avoid that, thanks to a new algorithm built into the Snapdragon …

2003 CIA cable casts doubt on claim linking Iraq to 9/11

A recently released CIA cable casts heavy doubt on a key claim used by the Bush administration to justify the 2003 U.S.-led invasion of Iraq.<p>It discounts intelligence that said Mohammed Atta, one of the 9/11 ringleaders, met with an Iraqi official in the Czech Republic a few months before the …

Egypt Ain't The Only Pyramid Show In Town

Tourists fighting the crowds to see the Great Pyramids of Giza may be surprised to learn that 800 miles away in Sudan, exists another trove of …

World Wonders

Dreaming of the Devil: The Joy of Going Back

It’s not true that travelers have a “list” of places to see and, once they’ve checked off every box, hang up their knapsacks. When you’re traveling, you’re constantly adding to your list. Every casual conversation with fellow wayfarers introduces a world of possibility when your life is strapped to …

Yahoo!

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The perfect trip: Italy

A new take on the Grand Tour proves that the country’s treasures remain as rewarding as ever.<p>The Grand Tour was a European cultural jaunt focused on Italy that became part of the education of 18th-century high society. We offer a new take on the trip, proving that the country’s treasures remain as …

Italy

French Bistro Classics from The French Country Table Cookbook

Recipes that are hearty, humble, and satisfying.<p>Forget the notion that French food is fussy and complicated. From the first appetizer to the last dessert, author Laura Washburn presents straightforward recipes that even a a novice cook will enjoy. Try this savory recipe for Soup au Pistou.

Makanyane Safari Lodge | South Africa

Makanyane Safari Lodge is a rustic but at the same time luxurious accommodation by the Marico River in Madikwe Game Reserve South Africa. The suites …

Flying Rhinos

Spectacular South Africa Wildlife Photos | Adventure Travel blog | The Planet D

A South African safari is quite different from safaris you'll have in other countries. Many of the reserves here are private game reserves spread …

South Africa

Johannesburg Travel: A Walk In The Footsteps Of Nelson Mandela

A guided tour of key Johannesburg sites linked to Nelson Mandela has long been popular with visitors and residents alike, but the walk in the footsteps of the South African giant has gained added poignancy as his health declines.<p>Tour guide Jo Buitendach had a capacity crowd of about 20 people at …

Trying to Get to the Core – South Africa in Five Words

I was looking through my South Africa photos trying to decide on what to share next when I got frustrated. I didn’t want to just write a post about a …