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Banksy’s Grim Tour of Gaza: Watch a Mini Documentary by the Shadowy Street Artist

The world’s most mysterious street artist released a 2-minute documentary online Wednesday that details the horrors of Gaza—allegedly shot by the man …

Stunning Pictures: Ten of the Rarest Animals on Earth

Rarely Seen Moonfish, Size of Manhole Cover, Caught on Camera

Weird & Wild<p>The opah, or moonfish, is a camera-shy animal that researchers know little about.<p>Its squat body and flimsy-looking pectoral fins may not scream speed-demon.<p>But the opah, or moonfish, is actually quite fast, and can run with the big boys like tuna and swordfish. That's just one of many …

Zoology

Gisele Bündchen and Tom Brady’s House in Los Angeles Photos

Gisele Bündchen<p>Gisele Bündchen in the garden of her Los Angeles home with son Benjamin.<p>Gisele Bündchen<p>Model Gisele Bündchen collects produce from the garden at the Los Angeles house she shares with NFL quarterback Tom Brady and their children. The architecture is by Landry Design Group, and Joan …

The New Look for Painted Trim? Anything But White

For a long time now, white-painted woodwork has been <i>de rigeur</i> in the domestic interior, so much so that it's almost a foregone conclusion. But this …

Home Decorating

Naked Titan Viewed For First Time

As Saturn swans into sight for stargazers, the sun blasts its largest moon.<p>Saturn’s largest moon, Titan, looks more like Venus and Mars than astronomers ever suspected—at least when it comes to suffering a severe strike from the solar wind.<p>NASA’s Cassini spacecraft made a flyby of Titan in December …

Articles about modern wares norm architects make us fall love scandinavian design all over again on Dwell.com - Dwell

Multidisciplinary studio Norm Architects was founded in 2008 by Jonas Bjerre-Poulsen and Kasper Rønn.<p>Jonas Bjerre-Poulsen and Kasper Rønn founded Norm Architects, a multidisciplinary design studio, in 2008.<p>Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through Dwell's September 2016 issue.<p>Single …

Los Angeles

Six Surprising Houses in Japan Photos

Japan has long been on the cutting edge of everything from fashion to food. And the country’s homes are no exception. Japanese firms are pushing boundaries in residential architecture to create houses that play with material, light, space, and form. Houses are popping up even in some of the most …

Back-up brains: The era of digital immortality

How do you want to be remembered? As Simon Parkin discovers, we may eventually be able to preserve our entire minds for generations to come – would you?<p>A few months before she died, my grandmother made a decision.<p>Bobby, as her friends called her (theirs is a generation of nicknames), was a farmer’s …

Our Favorite Photos of the Food We Eat, From Plow to Plate

From sugarcane farmers in Mozambique to fishermen on the Philippines's Sulu Sea, here's a collection of some of the best photographs from our Future of Food series.

Typographer’s typefaces

The 25 most admired typefaces by typographers, type designers and letterers.<p>In case you missed our most popular post from last year, here it is again. It’s also been translated into Japanese.<p>Selecting the right typeface makes all the difference to effective design and communication. But with over 100,000 font families to pick from it can be a daunting task. There are some excellent guides on how to choose a typeface and helpful methods for pairing typefaces but in order to apply these …

12 of the Most Impressive Tiny Houses You've Ever Seen

These homes may be small, but they have huge appeal.<p>These homes may be small, but they have huge appeal. This piece originally appeared on CountryLiving.com.

Warsaw’s Keret House – World’s Narrowest Home Is Just 1.2 Meters Wide

Wedged into the narrow space between two buildings in Warsaw, Poland, the Keret House is considered the narrowest home in the world. At just 36 …

A Building with Built-In Graffiti

Normally adorning the sides, ITN Architects has taken graffiti to a whole new level. For this<p>Normally adorning the sides, ITN Architects has taken …

Can’t Make Rent? This Beautiful Squatter’s Home Can Be Built On A Vacant Lot In A Day

The one-bedroom homes, which can be set up in a single day and moved just as quickly, will be built in parts of the city where construction has been …

Housing

Articles about minimalist home near danish forest on Dwell.com - Dwell

A World Heritage Site sits at the foot of a house in Ecuador.<p>The Monogram Modern Home is a prefab structure designed by Chris Pardo and manufactured by Method Homes.<p>Built for an affordable $3,000, the Forest House is a 129-square-foot refuge outside Hanoi.<p>Our kitchen island modern lighting adds to …

8 Of The Dirtiest Places In Your Bathroom

Spend extra time cleaning these germy spots.<p><b>1. Toothbrush holder.</b> Deemed the third dirtiest place in your entire home in a study by NSF, your toothbrush holder is filled with germs. Not only do germs from your toothbrush cling to the holder, but also, because it's usually left out on the counter, …

80 Beautiful Bathroom Designs That Will Inspire Relaxation

Relax and refresh with one of these designer-approved rooms.<p>Whether you're thinking of your powder room, master bath, or ensuite, our favorite designer looks will inspire you to spruce up your space. Don't stop there — take a look at these stunning bedroom and living room designs that are full of …

2015 AIA Institute Honor Awards for Regional & Urban Design

Four projects have been selected by the American Institute of Architects’ (AIA) for honorably expanding the role of the architect beyond the building …

Make White Walls Work For You

White is such a versatile color. It’s bright. It’s neutral. It’s clean. It’s relaxing. In a word, it’s perfect. However, lots of people shy away from …

Faith & Form's 2014 Religious Art & Architecture Award Rewards Diversity in Religious Design

<i>Originally published by The Huffington Post as "</i>These Religious Architecture Award Winners Evoke The Sacred In Unconventional Ways<i>," this article</i> …

Articles about 26 books you need read if you love design on Dwell.com - Dwell

The ChampPhaidon Design Classics: 001–999.<p>Even with ample lot size, one Boulder couple opted to go small with their new home.<p>We’ve all seen interior design that almost brings us to the point of being ill. Maybe bad design does cause allergic reactions?<p>Dwell.com is never short of informative, …

R. Kelly

15 Ways To Decorate With Winter White

See spaces in ivory, cream, and snow.<p>Don't think you can pull off pristine white during the colder months? In shades of ivory, cream, and snow, the wintery color is perfect for every space, from the powder room to the great room.

Interior Design

Shigeru Ban Wins Architecture’s Top Award

Co.Design sat down with the 2014 Pritzker Prize Laureate, a Japanese architect renowned for his humanitarian work and inventive use of recycled materials.<p>Shigeru Ban has earned international acclaim for repurposing inexpensive materials to build cheap housing in communities struck by catastrophe. …

Architecture