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Japanese Craftsman Masterfully Restores Old Book into Like-New Condition

If you've ever lamented that a treasured a book was falling apart, then you'll enjoy seeing how this Japanese craftsman masterfully restored a tattered 1,000-page dictionary to near mint condition. An episode of the Japanese show called <i>Shuri, Bakaseru</i> (translation: <i>The Fascinating Craftsman</i>) …

Weird! Our Universe May Be a 'Multiverse,' Scientists Say

Is our universe just one of many? While the concept is bizarre, it's a real possibility, according to scientists who have devised the first test to …

Large Chrome Mural Gives the Illusion of a Three Dimensional Sculpture

Graffiti artist Bikismo (also known as Joshua Santos Rivera) has beautified the streets of Miami with this optically tantalizing mural of a chrome-coated dog. Gracing the walls of Jose De Diego Middle School, the Puerto Rican artist's piece is composed of painstakingly mapped patches of color, laid …

You Can Barely Tell That These Are Photos Of Chinese Cities, Because They’re Just Photos Of Smog

The buildings disappear beneath a beautiful and deadly haze.<p>Two years after the Chinese government launched a $277 billion plan to fight smog, despite some small steps of progress, air pollution is still so bad that the mayor of Beijing recently called the city unlivable.<p>For a new photo series, …

Modern Beach House With Breathtaking Architecture

I’m a sucker for seaside homes as having such a space is so amazing and so dreamy! A seaside home in Vila do Conde brings in the beach and strikes …

Apple Invents a Camera with 3 Sensors and a Prism That Splits Light

The camera on smartphones is one of the main selling points these days, and Apple is working hard to push its iPhone camera ahead of the pack. A …

‘Sofia Coppola’s Dreamscapes’, An Examination of the Visual Aesthetic of Director Sofia Coppola

Huge Space Explosion Is Farthest Thing Ever Seen

<i>This story was updated at 3 p.m. ET.</i><p>BOSTON — A short, extremely bright explosion of light recently spotted in the night sky may be the most distant …

US scientists say they have discovered fossils of the ‘Carolina butcher’, a pre-dinosaur beast with sharp teeth<p>Scientists have unearthed fossils in the United States of a big land-dwelling crocodile that lived about 231 million years ago, walked on its hind legs and was a top land predator right …

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France decrees new rooftops must be covered in plants or solar panels

Rooftops on new buildings built in commercial zones in France must either be partially covered in plants or solar panels, under a law approved on Thursday.<p>Green roofs have an isolating effect, helping reduce the amount of energy needed to heat a building in winter and cool it in summer.<p>The argument …

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What Hayao Miyazaki’s Films Look Like As Color Palettes

Japanese animator Hayao Miyazaki is a master of color, something that’s easy to forget amid his other talents: the way he intricately imagines worlds, the sense of wonder he makes you feel as his protagonists discover their own powers.<p>Artist Hyo Taek Kim was inspired by Miyazaki’s use of color to …

Articles about furniture design series coffee table on Dwell.com - Dwell

In Brussels last spring, we had the opportunity to visit Studio With a View, a collective workshop shared by an architect, two...<p>The new Holocene Coffee Table by Modify Furniture is designed as a commentary on the current environmental...<p>Growing up in southeastern Wisconsin, Vincent and Paul …

30 Pictures That Capture 1970s America's True Colors

The seventies. Orange formica, avocado shag carpet and macrame accessories. Out-of-control inflation and gasoline shortage. Smoking cigarettes at the …

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Luciano Pia's Air and Noise Pollution-Proof Treehouse in Turin, Italy

Check out this mammoth tree house, built in the most literal sense possible in Turin, Italy.<p>Check out this mammoth tree house, built in the most literal sense possible in Turin, Italy. Crafted out of a potted forest of trees and steel beams, this five-story apartment building acts as a natural air …