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George Clooney's Rules for Living

No one does the fame thing like Clooney. He floats above it even as he uses it to embellish his influence. He understands his place in the pantheon even as he remains hidden from the inquisitive lens. He's the master.<p><b>You must love him.</b><p>For one thing, he's lovable, professionally so. For another, he …

Brad Pitt

America's first next-gen aircraft carrier takes high tech to sea

The USS Gerald R. Ford has been under construction for years. Today, the first-of-its-class carrier will be christened, ushering in an era of high-tech aircraft carriers.<p>The world's most-advanced aircraft carrier should be meeting a bottle of champagne today. Head on.<p>The USS Gerald R. Ford will be …

Military

The cars we’ll be driving in the world of 2050

What will the cars of 2050 look like? What will power them? Will they even have a steering wheel? Sven Beiker peers under the bonnet of tomorrow’s autos.<p>Car companies have recently been telling us what the car of 2020 will be like: autonomous is one word used, electric is another, and it will be …

General Motors

Star Wars Characters Invade Thomas Kinkade Paintings

What do you get when you mix the idyllic pastel paintings by Thomas Kinkade with characters from Star Wars? Something hilariously original! Artist Jeff Bennett recently created an awesome series called <i>War on Kinkade</i> that shows what happens when stormtroopers, AT-ATs, and Imperial Star Destroyers …

Painting

Model Before And After Photoshop: Young Woman Unrecognizable After Airbrushing (VIDEO)

It's no surprise that models and celebrities get the Photoshop treatment in magazines, photo shoots and advertisements (hello, Beyoncé for Roberto …

Underwater Photos of a Diver with the Endangered Southern Right Whales

Photojournalist Brian Skerry who specializes in wildlife photography recently took these photographs of the Southern right whales in Auckland’s …

Whales

Action Cam Heaven: Mountain Biker Clears 72-Foot Canyon… While Backflipping

It’s hump day, and what better way to start the second half of the week than with a little bit of good old fashioned GoPro insanity… well, GoPro and …

Mad Skills Exercise Encyclopedia

Gym workouts have come a long way since the days of sweatbands and Suzanne Somers’ ThighMaster. Today, zombie survival runs and obstacle courses like Tough Mudder have ushered in a new era of “functional fitness,” based on the concept that your daily workouts should help you perform real-life …

Exercise

Loving Father Photographs Unique Habits of His Son With Autism

San Francisco-based photographer Timothy Archibald began photographing his autistic 5-year-old son Elijah as a way of dealing with the young boy's diagnosis. Noticing how his son behaved, different from other kids, and knowing that as a parent he was desperately eager to raise his child as best as …

Autism

Articles about 5 great guesthouses on Dwell.com - Dwell

Water in your garden provides all sorts of fantastic aesthetic and practical benefits.<p>Moleskine is debuting a new white notebook today in its online store.<p>Dutch designer Piet Boon's first major multi-residential project in the US arrives at 404 Park Avenue South, and Dwell has an...<p>In Præstø, on …

Fabrication

A Shimmering Forest Of Ice, Made From Hot Glue And Urea

For his latest installation, “Vertical Emptiness,” Osaka-based artist Yasuaki Onishi turned the Kyoto Art Center into a beautiful ice-world forest like something out of Narnia. Tree branches are hung upside down from the ceiling, drizzled with strands of hot glue like spider silk. Onishi sprays the …

3D printing: watch a statue spring to life – video

From the paparazzi-style photobooth – with 50 cameras snapping at once – to the printing in plaster, the excavation, the hoovering and the final dusting off, Oliver Wainwright watches a mini 3D-printed model of himself come to life ... and wonders if he could really give it to his grandma for …

Revealing Photos of New York City from the 70s and 80s

New York City was the urban culture capital of the 70s and 80s, setting trends and leaving an impression on the world. While the Big Apple has maintained its creative influence, a lot has changed over the years. Taking a look back at photos by documentary photographers from three to four decades …

New York City

Amazing High Speed Water Wig Photography Technique

The first things you’re probably wondering is, <i>“What exactly is a water wig?”</i> To best answer that question, ask photographer Tim Tadder about his …

Photography