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REMLshelf: Artistic Wood Shelving

Architecture students Tadej Podakar and Luka Fabjan have joined together to form TRIpike studio, aiming to design with the principle of combining …

Furniture

Aston Martin On Ice

To show that an Aston Martin has versatility to match its braun and beauty, the British manufacturer has launched a series of winter driving schools. The US program was held last week at Laci Ranch, just outside of Crested Butte, Colorado, on a vast and gently rolling plot of land that typically …

Snowstorms

2014 Mercedes-Benz G63 AMG 6x6 First Drive

Putting the G in Unglaublich: Ridiculous toys don't get more fun than this<p>The most flabbergasting aspect of the 2014 Mercedes-Benz G63 AMG 6×6 isn’t that it exists, but that it’s a production vehicle. As in, you can buy one. AMG has already built nearly 60 units so far this year. I just spent a …

Time I

Playful Snapshots of Miniature Scenes Around the Office

When German artist Bettina Gber takes a break from work in the office, she doesn't just go for a walk or grab a cup of coffee. Instead, she finds inspiration from the ordinary objects around her desk and transforms the workplace into a miniature world filled with danger, adventure, and …

Miniature

Barocook

Whether you're backpacking through the bush or riding the rails, you need to eat. When stopping at a café just isn't an option and carrying a cookstove and fuel isn't convenient, the opportunities to enjoy a hot meal or beverage become scarce. Luckily, the Alpine-minded innovators at Korea's …

Camping

How air travel has changed

Cabin Crew

6 of the World's Best Budget Airlines

<i>Photo Courtesy of Dreamstime. Article by Kaeli Conforti of Budget Travel.</i><p>Travel can be an expensive hobby -- you have to figure out where to stay, what do see and do, what to eat, and more importantly, how to get there, and all without breaking the bank. Flying can often be the priciest part of the …

Southwest Airlines

Photographer Self-Promotes by Mailing Out 400 Action Figures of Himself

Malm/Copenhagen-based photographer Jens Lennartsson knew he had to do something spectacular to stand out as a travel and lifestyle photographer, so he opted to create 400 action figures of himself as self-promotional mailers. His little <i>GI Jens</i> figurines were sure to catch people's attention and …

Photography

Delightful Images of Orphaned Animals Cuddling Together

What happens when two unlikely animals are placed together? No one really knows until you try the actual union. In the case of Anzac and Peggy, it is …

Wildlife

On this day: Kingsford Smith disappears

<b>AUSTRALIAN FLIGHT PIONEER</b> Sir Charles Kingsford Smith is one of aviation history's most dashing figures. His career was chiselled from daring firsts: …

Where to Go Next in Europe

Everyone knows the great capitals of Europe – London, Rome, Paris, Berlin: steeped in history, rich in architecture, cuisine, and so much more. …

European Travel

STARPATH: An Electricity-Free Alternative to Streetlights

UK-based company Pro-Teq has developed a spray-on solution to create a trail of illuminating stars aptly known as <i>STARPATH</i>. The innovative product boasts an anti-slip and water-resistant surface, not to mention an energy-free alternative to streetlights, that is ideal for pedestrians at night. It is …

Coats

Breathtaking Images of an Erupting Volcano and the Aurora Borealis

The volcanic event of Eyjafjallajökull fissure in May 2010 may have shut down the airspace of 20 European countries, inconveniencing scores of …

Amazon's giant biodome approved for the streets of Seattle

The 'unique structure' will form part of Amazon's new campus<p>Amazon has gained initial approval for its plan to build a huge greenhouse in the middle of Seattle. The proposal has three transparent domes intersecting to form a five-story complex that will contain offices, dining areas, and retail …

Incredible Underwater Park in Austria

Grner See (Green Lake) is a lake in Styria, Austria known for its shimmering, emerald-green hue and its fluctuating depth throughout the year, at times leaving a park completely submerged in it. Being that the water for the lake is provided mainly by runoff from the surrounding karst mountains, it …

Austria

This Mind-Blowing Illusion Sets A New Standard For Mind-Blowing Illusions

Projection mapping can create incredible illusions within the real world. One video has set a new bar for the techno-art miracle.<p><i>Happy Thanksgiving! To keep you busy while you recover from turkey coma, we’re republishing some of our favorite stories from 2013. Enjoy.–Eds</i><p>“Projection mapping” is the …

Concerts

Hooked Lighting Range by Buster + Punch

Buster + Punch explores the world of rock ‘n’ roll and motorcycles with a collection of lighting that takes it to the darker side of life. Named …

Furniture

The Pretentious Beer Glass Company's Dual Beer Glass

In Kentucky, a revolution is brewing—literally. "Craft beer is encroaching on bourbon territory," says Louisville local news station WDRB, "and a …

Craft Beer

10-Square Meters Smart Student Unit Is A Smart, Green, and Affordable House for Student

This <b>Smart Student Unit</b> was built on only 10-square meters space by Tengbom Architects in order to offer student with an affordable, eco-friendly, and …

Architecture

New Blind Booking Sites Take Travel Uncertainty To A Whole Other Level

Packing a suitcase while knowing where you’re going is <i>soo</i> totally boring.<p>…If you agree with that statement, then you're ready to spice up your travel routine.<p>There are the established, tried-and-true ways to do so, like bidding on mystery hotel rooms with Priceline or booking them through …

Photographer Captures Incredible Photos of Planes in Front of the Sun and Moon

In search of a difficult photo project? Try photographing airplanes passing in front of the sun and the moon. That’s what French photographer …

6 Places That Are Absolutely Better After Dark

The architectural wonders of this world are beautiful by day.<p>But when the sun goes down, some of Europe's best-known tourist sites turn downright dazzling. For example:<p>The Trevi Fountain in Rome, Italy<p>The Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, Germany<p>The Charles Bridge in Prague, Czech Republic<p>The Eiffel …

Mab : An Automated Cleaning System with Hundreds of Micro Robots

<b>Mab Automated Cleaning System</b> is perfect for busy people who never have the time to clean their house. It features hundreds of micro robots (908 …

Robotics

Boeing's New Dreamliner Offers the Planemaker a Chance at Redemption

The first flight of the 787-9, the larger and potentially most popular version of Boeing‘s Dreamliner family, could come Tuesday morning, weather …

JetBlue Launches Multimedia Marketing Campaign in New York and Boston

JetBlue is launching a large multimedia ad campaign that artfully digs at competitors while highlighting its own free unlimited snacks, free …

The Tower Infinity, South Korea's Forthcoming 'Invisible' Skyscraper

Skyscrapers have always been symbols of architectural, economic and national might, the taller the better. They are meant to be seen from miles …

South Korea

The Masters of Nature Photography book – in pictures

Wild horses of the Netherlands, red-crowned cranes dancing in the snow, the plight of a tortured chimpanzee and a polar panorama feature in the collection of wildlife images in the book published by the Natural History Museum<p>• Masters of Nature Photography by Rosamund Kidmane Cox - Guardian Bookshop

Stunning Shots of Fly Geyser, Nevada's Hidden Treasure

As you all know by now, we love finding extraordinary destinations off the beaten path like Lake Baikal in Siberia. Today, we bring you another one which can only be described as surreal or otherworldly. Fly Geyser (or Fly Ranch Geyser) is a a small geothermal geyser that is located approximately …

National Parks