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How to 3-D Print an Entire House in a Single Day

A typical single-family home in the US takes an average of six and a half months to build, according to the Census Bureau’s latest survey. Now an …

El Salvador

8 Brief Tips That Will Drastically Improve Your Landscape Photography

ViewBug community member Stian Klo is a professional and award winning fine art landscape photographer from Harstad in Northern Norway, where he was …

Landscape Photography

The Best Nature Documentaries on Netflix Will Make You Worldlier

Unfortunately, in Los Angeles, there aren't a lot of green spaces that aren't luxury golf courses, so as odd as this might sound, I often turn to …

Nature

New drug shows promise for preventing and even reversing damage from age-related dementia and stroke

Cerebral small vessel disease (SVD) is one of the most commonly associated causes of age-related dementia and stroke. New research, led by the …

Dementia

Dutch city's 3D-printed homes could help upend the construction industry

Project Milestone will put concrete printing technology to the test.<p>In the Dutch city of Eindhoven, engineers, contractors and architects have joined forces to create one of the world's first 3D-printed commercial housing projects.<p>Dubbed Project Milestone, the initiative will use a huge 3D printer …

Construction Industry

Working with an Online Photo Lab: Here’s What You Need to Know for Optimum Results

There’s no better way to enjoy the fruits of one’s photographic efforts than by displaying your work at home or at the office. And when it comes to …

Tutorials

The Science Behind Happy Relationships

When it comes to relationships, most of us are winging it. We’re exhilarated by the early stages of love, but as we move onto the general grind of …

Happiness

Budget Breakdown: A Portland Couple Design and Build a Compact Home For $222K

An architect and construction engineer couple build a sustainable, 624-square-foot abode for $221,580—here's how the numbers add up.<p>Small, secondary homes are popping up everywhere in Portland, Oregon—including in the backyard of Scott Mooney and Lauren Shumaker. Dive into the costs of …

Living Rooms

The neuroscience of change: How to train your brain to create better habits

“The chains of habit are too weak to be felt until they are too strong to be broken.” — Samuel Johnson<p>A lot of our daily actions are automatic. Your …

accountabilitypartner

40 Summer Journaling Prompts that Will Take Your Mind Off Things

<i>“Please read my journal,<br>look through my things<br>and figure me out.”<br>― Kurt Cobain</i>Don’t just think outside the box this summer…Think like there is no …

Kurt Cobain

The Essential Reading List: Dystopian

Every month in 2018, we’re offering an essential reading list by genre. Those we’ve put together so far include:<p>This month, we’re covering one of the …

Literature

Why our brains see the world as 'us' versus 'them'

Anti-immigrant policies, race-related demonstrations, Title IX disputes, affirmative action court cases, same-sex marriage litigation.<p>These issues …

Psychology

Roambee raises $2 million to secure Internet of Things supply chain

Roambee uses the internet of things, or making everyday objects smart and connected, to help companies track assets through the supply chain. Now the Santa Clara, California-based startup has raised $2 million from MDI Ventures, Telkom Indonesia’s corporate venture capital firm.<p>To date, Roambee has …

Internet of Things

As Carbon Dioxide Levels Rise, Major Crops Are Losing Nutrients

Plants need carbon dioxide to live, but its effects on them are complicated.<p>As the level of carbon dioxide in the air continues to rise because of human activity, scientists are trying to pin down how the plants we eat are being affected.<p>Mounting evidence suggests that many key plants lose …

Climate Change

The 10 qualities of an emotionally intelligent person

There are many different kinds of intelligence, and it’s our job to discover what they are and how to integrate them into our lives. Sources of …

Emotional Intelligence

The Correct Way to Fight as a Couple

<i>In Hump Day, award-winning psychotherapist and TV host Dr.</i> <i>Jenn</i> <i>Mann answers your sexiest questions—</i><i>unjudged and unfiltered.</i><p><b>DEAR DR. JENN,</b><p>My boyfriend …

Engagement Rings

Adorable Mount Rainier A-frame listed for $125K

Including vintage details right out of a storybook<p>In Ashford, Washington right by the Nisqually River, six miles from Mount Rainier National Park, and a two-hour drive from Seattle, this quaint little A-frame is listed for just $124,950. The 640-square-foot cabin had a studs-out remodel last year, …

These Rugged Tiny Houses Are Off-Grid (But Have Wi-Fi)

As technology evolves, the constant struggle to disconnect from our fast-paced, device-laden lives becomes more of a challenge. For that reason, …

Psychedelic Drugs May Help the Brain Repair Itself, Study Finds

In recent years, psychedelic party drugs such as LSD and MDMA have been studied by scientists for their potential ability to treat mental health …

Neuroscience

12 high-paying side jobs you can do in your free time

If you’re looking to earn some extra money, gain experience in a new field or industry, fill some free time, or find a summer gig, side jobs can fill …

Employment

'Drink a cold beer and let somebody else figure it out': 22 of Anthony Bourdain’s wisest quotes about travel

Anthony Bourdain first rose to fame with his searingly honest memoir about life as a chef, <i>Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly</i>, but as his career progressed, it became evident that travel was a passion he held just as dear to his heart as food.<p>“If I am an advocate for …

Anthony Bourdain

Charles Mann: ‘The relationship between population and consumption is not straightforward’

Younger people are considerably less enthusiastic about limiting the reproduction of poor people and brown people Charles Mann<p><b>Charles C Mann is a science journalist, author and historian. His books</b> <b>1491</b> <b>and</b> <b>1493</b><b>, looking at the Americas before and after Columbus, were widely acclaimed. His new book,</b></b> …

Albert Einstein

Laird Hamilton's age-busting 10-point plan to supercharge your body

Laird Hamilton found fame and fortune surfing the world’s biggest breakers. But, as he tells Tim Lewis, his daredevil streak could easily have led him down more dangerous paths as a young man. Plus, he reveals his life secrets for staying ahead of the curve<p>Laird Hamilton has ridden many of the …

Aquatic Sports

9 signs you’re dealing with an emotional manipulator

We all know what it feels like to be emotionally manipulated. It can be extremely effective, which is why some unscrupulous individuals do it so much.<p>…

Emotional Intelligence

Here Are the 14 Habits of Highly Miserable People

How to succeed at self-sabotage.Most of us claim we want to be happy—to have meaningful lives, enjoy ourselves, experience fulfillment, and share …

Self-help

Advancement in Technology: Tesla and Solar City's new attractive and powerful solar roof!

Founded in 2003 and based in California, Tesla is an American corporation which specializes in electrical vehicles, energy storage and also solar …

Offshore data centers present opportunity for marine energy tech

Microsoft recently announced a redeployment of their underwater data center, Project Natick, off the coast of the Orkney Islands in Scotland. To …

You Won't Want to Leave This Cozy Cabin in New Zealand

An Australian couple build a small cabin retreat in New Zealand for their family—then decide to make it available to rent for the rest of us.<p>Not too long ago, Kenny and Heidi Smith started talking about investing their money. The outdoor-loving, Queensland–based couple thought they might like to …

New Zealand

A spinoff from Alphabet's secretive 'moonshot factory' has figured out how to solve some of the worst problems with cooling your home

A spinoff from Alphabet's (Google's parent company) secretive "Moonshot Factory" wants to cool your home with geothermal energy — all without emissions.<p>The startup, Dandelion, bills its new geothermal heating-and-cooling system as so efficient it will literally "pay for itself."<p>Air conditioners are …

Experience the Serenity of the Catskills With This Off-Grid Shipping Container Cabin

Located two hours north of New York City, this shipping container cabin boasts sustainable design and cozy glamping comforts.<p>Spending your vacation in a shipping container in the remote woods might seem like an odd choice at first, but one look inside the Container Cabin in the Catskills is all it …

Off-grid