Two soaring, plant-filled towers suggest a new future for the city skyline. The cradle of modern architecture, Chicago is known for its spectacular skyline. Monsieur Plant transforms Macs into living in
Photographer took 15,000 pictures during a South African safari holiday to create this mesmerising timelapse This beautiful timelapse might just be the closest you'll get to a safari holiday without leaving
Despite being hailed as an unmitigated EU success story, the eurozone's fourth largest economy still faces daunting economic challenges Spain is the current superstar economy of the eurozone. The former
This 8-meter-tall steel sculpture by Georgian artist Tamara Kvesitadze is not only a stunning example of mechanics and design, but also a depiction of eternal love between nations. The structure symbolizes
U.K. scientists find the first biological gears on a jumping insect half the size of a fire ant. With two diminutive legs locked into a leap-ready position, the tiny jumper bends its body taut like an
Challenged to build a budget-friendly dream home, a Wyoming firm delivers a bold, beautiful box. Thanks to a transportable tiny home with a nifty climbing-wall facade, a couple can tap into their love
Leaders in modular construction and prefab need to scale up to get more people thinking inside the box. Environmental efficiency, customization, and affordability: The trends shaping the housing market
A new spin on rammed-earth construction aims to bring the method to the masses. Studio eM Design’s rammed-earth home in Corrales, New Mexico, updates the regional adobe archetype into a hallmark of sustainable...
Nicholas Felton, the information designer behind Facebook’s Timeline and the annual Feltron Report, has just uploaded a course on Skillshare that will introduce you to the art and techniques of data visualization.
At SPUR, a new exhibition entitled Urban Cartography surveys map making in the digital age. Today, you can find maps that document the smells of a city; you can explore the demographics of the entire in
How the invisible hand of the clock powered the Industrial Revolution and sparked the Information Age. While we appreciate it in the abstract, few of us pause to grasp the miracles of modern life, from
Iceland from Above is a stunning collection of photographs that captures the beauty of Iceland from an aerial view. Created by photographer Lukas Gawenda, the unique compositions take viewers on a journey
Wildlife photographer Yudy Sauw has captured close-ups of insects revealing their colourful and alien-like faces. In these images the insects have bulging eyes and sharp pincers and appear more grotesque
National Geographic Explorer Steve Boyes explains the Okavango Delta. 6 Minute Read This week UNESCO officially recognized the Okavango Delta in Botswana as its 1,000th World Heritage Site, putting it
Is YouTube a valuable source of education and inspiration when it comes to architecture, or just an ocean of mindless tomfoolery for the procrastination generation? The answer it seems, is almost certainly