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10 Beaches Around The World That Will Take Your Breath Away

Hot on the coattails of the discovery of the prettiest beach in the world (for the record, it's in Greece, not shockingly at all), TripAdvisor has come out with the Traveler's Choice awards for beaches.<p>The list includes some 322 beaches around the world and we're pretty much itching to visit all of …

Missing flight MH370: Malaysia calls on 25 countries in massive search for Malaysia Airlines plane

Malaysia has called for help from 25 countries as the search for missing flight MH370 expands across a vast area of land and ocean, officials have …

The final words from the cockpit of a missing Malaysian jetliner gave no clue of anything wrong even though one of the plane's communications systems was disabled, officials say. The finding, they say, adds to suspicions one or both of the pilots were involved in the disappearance. The govt said police searched the homes of both pilots on Sat, the first time they had done so since the plane went missing. Officers confiscated the elaborate flight simulator that one of the pilots, Zaharie Ahmad Shah, had built in his home and reassembled it to study it for clues.http://bit.ly/1gwTzNQ

Medium's new iPhone app helps you read (but not write) long articles

We can't say we know all that many people who routinely digest articles posted through Medium's social publishing platform. However, the readership is bound to go up now that the service has released an iPhone app. The mobile client is more of a story curation tool than anything else. It …

Missing something? These are buildings you can see straight through

Updated 12th February 2018

Best Spring Trips 2014

Vibrant spring blooms in the northern hemisphere and dazzling autumn displays in the southern make this the perfect season to get outside and walk, hike, or take a scenic drive. Use our editors' list of 10 best spring trip destinations as the launching pad for an active—and colorful—spring getaway. …

Travel Photography

Books we love:

Books we love:<p><b>The Stars by H. A. Rey</b> ($12)<p>Who, upon leaving the city on a dark, clear night hasn’t been suddenly struck by the intensity and intricacy of the rural sky? And who hasn’t wished they knew more about what’s up there?<p>Lovingly devised & illustrated by the creator of Curious George, <i>The Stars</i> is easily the most accessible and enjoyable guide we’ve found for developing a casual & practical familiarity with the celestial world.

Cabin overlooking the Taku and Norris Glaciers near Juneau, Alaska, USA

Cabin overlooking the Taku and Norris Glaciers near <b>Juneau, Alaska, USA</b>.<p>Contributed by Ron and Nan Schonenbach.

Beaver Brook bunkhouse in Sullivan County, NY

Articles about attic studio stockholm on Dwell.com - Dwell

Natalie and Alan Papier had lived in their Ridgeland-Oak Park Historic home in Oak Park, IL with their two kids for a few years...<p>Greetings from Sweden! I'm traveling in Stockholm to cover the 2012 Furniture and Light Fair and my home away from home for the...<p>The problem with loving all things …

Cape Town

Articles about row house on Dwell.com - Dwell

Following the interventions of architect Matthew Baird and interior designer Janet Liles, Mo Ogrodnik’s apartment, which she...<p>Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most viral design and architecture shots of the week.<p>In historic Philadelphia, Jibe Design gives a row …

Architecture

Articles about potential van bos one square meter house on Dwell.com - Dwell

A 196-square-foot house born of architectural know-how, an enterprising spirit, and just over $11,000 has become an inspiration...<p>Working part-time from a tiny studio building, architect Chris Fein redesigns dwellings from a range of eras.<p>Or is one house better than two? For Santa Monica–based …

Santa Monica

Articles about university place apartment on Dwell.com - Dwell

Tucked away on the edge of a nature preserve, a customized home breaks the prefab mold.<p>The Scandinavian city offers a talented but humble design scene that plays homage to the rugged Nordic climate.<p>A design guide to China's bustling capital.<p>A cramped apartment in a prewar apartment building becomes …

Architecture

Articles about tiny studio cabin hinterland design on Dwell.com - Dwell

It doesn't get much more idyllic than this: An illustrator of children's books who lives on the Sunshine Coast of British...<p>At just $79,000, this customizable mobile trailer allows you to design the tiny house of your dreams.<p>In coastal Massachusetts, a resourceful couple and their equally …

Cape Town

Articles about space saving wood paneled apartment manhattan on Dwell.com - Dwell

Faced with the challenge of a diminutive New York apartment in desperate need of a refresh, architect Tim Seggerman went straight...<p>Five ways to open up a space to give yourself some breathing room.<p>You may think that paneled walls means dark and dated, but these spaces show that they can be …

San Francisco

Articles about tiny house swoon on Dwell.com - Dwell

At just $79,000, this customizable mobile trailer allows you to design the tiny house of your dreams.<p>A 196-square-foot house born of architectural know-how, an enterprising spirit, and just over $11,000 has become an inspiration...<p>On a tight budget, a designer helps an indie film director maximize …

Mad Men

Articles about spiral staircase shapes tokyo home on Dwell.com - Dwell

How is a 921-square-foot, 44-level house possible? Witness Tokyo architect Akihisa Hirata’s mind-bending, shape-shifting...<p>A cosmopolitan design mecca with a distinctive urban vibe—Tokyo is one of the most populous metropolitan areas in the world and...<p>A renowned architect transforms a 1920s home, …

Bong Joon-ho

Articles about tiny architecture 5 modern outbuildings on Dwell.com - Dwell

It’s been awhile since we last visited the City of Light, so here’s a jaunt to five modern abodes we adore.<p>Laure Tixier's series of felt pieces for the show Plaid Houses explores the idea of architecture as fiction, born under the...<p>Architecture critic Alexandra Lange invites Dwell along as she …

Architecture

Articles about best small spaces on Dwell.com - Dwell

To find out the answer, we surveyed our panel of Dwell Pros.<p>Dwell's June 2009 issue just landed on our desks and it looks great! We're excited for it to hit your mailboxes and newsstands in...<p>Small but mighty, these compact dwellings prove that limited square footage doesn't preclude great …

Small Spaces

Articles about 10 smart small spaces on Dwell.com - Dwell

Small but mighty, these compact dwellings prove that limited square footage doesn't preclude great design.<p>Dwell's June 2009 issue just landed on our desks and it looks great! We're excited for it to hit your mailboxes and newsstands in...<p>It’s All About Custom From an NYC Perspective (or...<p>This time …

Outdoor Spaces

Surf shelter on Vancouver Island, Canada

Surf shelter on <b>Vancouver Island, Canada</b>.<p>Contributed by Tristan Thomas.

Stealth Barn - an 800-square-foot structure in Norfolk County, England with interior clad in OSB wood particle board by Carl Turner…

Stealth Barn - an 800-square-foot structure in <b>Norfolk County, England</b> with interior clad in OSB wood particle board by Carl Turner Architects.<p>Photographs by Tim Crocker and Jeremy Phillips.

Studio built by Mason St. Peter in Topanga, California

Studio built by Mason St. Peter in <b>Topanga, California</b>.

Explainer: Is your child getting enough sleep?

Sleep specialists are using today's World Sleep Day to talk about children's sleep patterns, saying this important part of a healthy life is often …

Work-Wear Essentials: A List of Pieces Every Woman Should Own by the Time She's 30

Show of hands: Who is close to turning 30? I'm still a few years out, but there's a lot of talk among my friends about it and what it means for our careers. Believe it or not, we also discuss the importance of having a solid wardrobe to support you and see you through this major milestone. Anna's …

Lessons in Layering: 5 Winter Outfit Ideas From the Chic Streets of Paris

And the polar vortex is the gift that just keeps on giving. But there's a silver lining: Tons more winter outfit combos to try out this season. We've hit the slopes of Sundance not just once but twice to glean some cold-weather layering ideas from the bundled-up celebs. Now let's jet on over to the …

Your Veronica Mars Movie Catch-Up Guide: Everything That Happened in the First 3 Seasons

We've been obsessing about the upcoming <i>Veronica Mars</i> movie since the second it was announced that the Kickstarter campaign was a go—and Jess's interview with Kristen Bell only made me even <i>more</i> excited for March 14, the movie's release. But it's been a long time (ago) since the show ended—and I know …

Ikea's Latest Collection Is SO Good for Small-Space Living. Here Are 5 Things I'm Coveting

With more people worldwide living in cities (read: small spaces) than ever before, Ikea's latest collection, PS 2014, is packed with practical items that would be AMAZING for small-space living. Here are five of my favorites. (I got a sneak peek at the collection today. You'll find them in your …

TOMS vs. Prada

Last fall, rumors circulated that Texas lawmakers were going to shut down Michael Elmgreen and Ingar Dragset’s <i>Prada Marfa</i> (2005)—an art installation in the form of a fake storefront located right outside of the West Texas town. Now, the sculpture has been hit again. This time, with powder-blue …

Back to Basics: 11 Shoes Every Woman Should Own

Click through for the classic shoes every fashionable woman should have in her closet.<p>Aside from diamonds, we're pretty sure shoes are a woman's best friend. With seemingly endless options each season, it's hard not to amass a collection of pumps in a rainbow of colors, or more than 10 pairs of …