Philip Rutkiewicz

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The 10 Commandments of Training

When you get to the point where you want to take your cycling to the next level—going faster and/or farther—you need to train. As you go forth in your training, remember these rules.<p>1. <b>Have a Plan.</b> Winging it is fine sometimes, but it doesn't quite cut it when you want to achieve something great. …

Muscle

Self-awareness vs Environmental-awareness: A working definition of BIM

The dividing line between CAD and BIM<p>What is CAD (Computer Aided Design)? What is BIM (Building Information Modeling)? What is just 3D modeling? …

101 Bike Maintenance Tips Every Cyclist Should Know

Your guide to a longer cycling life—for your bicycle, your gear, even a few friendships<p>Your bicycle doesn’t run on leg power alone. It also needs a little lube, a lotta­ love, and a good ­listen. You may not know every remedy your bike needs to live a long life, but you can gain enough wisdom along …

High School Thazin / Ackermann+Raff

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The new high school project was developed in cooperation with the German NGO Projekt Burma. It is …

Novartis Campus / Weiss/Manfredi

<b>Novartis Office Building 335</b><p>Building 335 is a 140,000 square foot oncology office building at Novartis’ North American Headquarters. Five floors of …

Architecture

Ten Top Images on Archinect's "Details" Pinterest Board

In case you haven't checked out Archinect's Pinterest boards in a while, we have compiled ten recently pinned images from outstanding projects on …

Federico Varela High School/ Crisosto Arquitectos Consultores

Product of a public architectural competition for preliminary designs, at the town of Chañaral, located at the Atacama Region, a desertic zone in the …

How to Make Bakery-Style Apple Danish at Home

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Heather Hands from Flourishing Foodie is sharing a recipe for a delicious -- and jaw-dropping -- danish braid that will give you a reason to get</i> …

Bedroom Storage: Making the Most of the Under-Bed Space

<i>I'm Jeri Dansky, and I've been a professional organizer since November 2004. I help people whose clutter is driving them crazy—and I help the mostly</i> …

Furniture

The Get Faster Workout

<b>Everyone wants to get faster. Well you can. All you need is a watch, a little patience and just two days a week</b>. <i>– By Selene Yeager</i><p><i>Image By</i> …

Norman Bel Geddes, prophetic designer and unsung hero

His vision was eccentric and, in some ways, remarkably accurate.<p>Tragic as it may be, many of the world's most prodigious minds fail to see their visions of the future vindicated. Hell, Nikola Tesla laid the groundwork for X-rays, radar, and the first great electric sports car, yet died he penniless …

New York Times

Passive Houses: 13 Reasons Why the Future Will Be Dominated by this New Pioneering Trend

If you don’t know what a ‘Passive House’ is you’re in good company, most people haven’t. Passive Houses are essentially buildings which use very …

enJOY it by Elise Blaha Cripe

Almost daily, I yammer at Paul about a new DIY project I've cooked up. Almost weekly, I decide to follow through on the project. And almost monthly …

Implementing Successful Building Information Modeling – A book by a fellow ArchiCAD master

ArchiCAD-Talk alumn and BIM expert Erika Epstein has written a book about the implementation of BIM. Here’s the synopsis from Amazon:<p><i>Building</i> …

Pinterest’s New Creative Offices in San Francisco Boasting Over-Sized Volumes

<b>Pinterest</b>, one of the fastest growing social media companies, has recently opened its new creative offices headquarters, boasting over-sized white …

She was the whistleblower who hauled him down, Lance Armstrong was the drug cheat - so, what happened when they were brought together again by MailOnline?

By <b><br>Chief Sports Reporter in Celebration, Florida</b><p>Lance Armstrong has spent the past year dealing with the consequences of his drug cheating but here, …

5 Tips for Faster, Stronger Hill Climbing

These climbing secrets will have you soaring in 30 days<p>This climbing regimen, from Carmichael Training Systems coach Andy Applegate, will put so much power into your pedals, your buddies will swear they see wings as you leave them in your wake. Start today and you'll see results by the end of the …

Cycling

Three Arup Specialists Share Their Vision of The Future of Healthcare Design

<i>This interview was originally posted on Arup Connect and titled "Global perspectives on the future of healthcare design".</i><p>In the last few decades, …

Los Angeles

Parametric Architecture Rattles The Italian Alps

With the Paramount Alma Residence, PLASMA Studio places a contemporary and well considered wake-up call in a sleepy town of quaint chalets.<p>Tucked away in the northernmost part of Italy’s South Tyrol province is the picturesque town of Sesto. The thousand-year-old hamlet sits at the base of the …

Green Roofs

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Core Values

Get faster with our midsection makeover—no crunches required<p>You probably know that a strong core is key to ­riding better. But you may be surprised that there’s more to your core than just abs, and that relying on crunches alone won’t do the trick. Too many cyclists forget the muscles that cycling …

Workouts
Manga

The Future of Design Is More Than Making Apple iOS Flat

Apple’s attack on skeuomorphism – the design ornamentation that has been likened to a “nasty intestinal disease you might get in the tropics” (and …