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Baja Mode, Anyone? Meet Ford's Beastly New F-150 Raptor

If Ford was hoping to turn a lot of heads with the new F-150 Raptor, <i>mission a-freaking-ccomplished</i>. Billed as the company’s “toughest, smartest, most …

Get Stronger Without Lifting More Weight

Anytime you lengthen your body, the exercise becomes more difficult because you're decreasing your mechanical advantage, says study author and sports biomechanist Bret Contreras, C.S.C.S. Translation: You'll feel weaker.<p>Think of it like this: Holding weights at shoulder height with straight arms is …

The 5-Minute Beast Challenge

That’s because the rep scheme gets higher as you go along. “You never get a break,” Durkin says. “It’s an all-out assault on your lower half. You’ll feel the burn from start to finish."<p>Here’s how it works: Grab two 12-kilogram kettlebells. Perform 10 kettlebell front squats, 20 body-weight squat …

DIY Concrete Desktop: A Step-by-Step Tutorial

<b>Concrete</b> is one of the <b>hottest materials right now</b> in interior design. It’s used everywhere, including <b>countertops</b> and <b>tabletops</b>. If you love the …

ICON 4x4 Matte Finishes are Cleaned and Protected by Dr. Beasley's

ICON 4×4 matte finishes, as of 2014, are being officially cleaned and protected by Dr. Beasley’s Matte Paint Prescription. This partnership formed …

Get The Most Out Of Your Workout

"While one muscle group recovers, another is working, reducing the need to rest," says Jack. And since you're working non-competing muscle groups—like glutes and shoulders—you can do each round at a high intensity. So even when your lower half is fatigued, your upper-body muscles are fresh and …

Metropolis II: A Kinetic Sculpture That Circulates 100,000 Miniature Cars Every Hour | Colossal

<p>This is a lovely video about Metropolis II, an impressive kinetic installation that circulates 100,000 toy cars every hour through a vast network of …

Beginner Body Weight Workout & Exercises - Build Muscle, Burn Fat

<b>So you want to get in shape, but you have no gym membership and don’t know what to do.</b><p><b>Ruh roh…</b><p>That’s fine, you don’t need one to get in great shape! …

Articles about top 10 houses dwell week 16 on Dwell.com - Dwell

Small but mighty, these compact dwellings prove that limited square footage doesn't preclude great design.<p>From a home designed by David Chipperfield in London to WORKac's New York duplex, here is what caught our eye over the last few...<p>From floating student dorms to concrete homes, catch up from …

Top 10

Articles about top 10 houses dwell week 10 on Dwell.com - Dwell

Small but mighty, these compact dwellings prove that limited square footage doesn't preclude great design.<p>From a home designed by David Chipperfield in London to WORKac's New York duplex, here is what caught our eye over the last few...<p>From floating student dorms to concrete homes, catch up from …

Top 10

Massive Remains of a Volcano Looks Like a Giant Triceratops

In Iceland, there stands a massive rock that looks like a grazing dinosaur called <i>Hvtserkur</i>. The spectacular structure is a natural accent to the landscape that adds an intriguing, mystical touch to the surrounding environment. In fact, legend has it that the colossal boulder was once a giant troll …

Dinosaurs

Helpful Infographic Perfectly Pairs Wine with Food

Whether you consider yourself a wine connoisseur or not, you could probably use this infographic to learn a thing or two about the liquid of the gods. How many calories does a typical glass of white wine versus red wine have and, more importantly, which wine should you pair with tonight's dinner? …

Infographics
Mexico City

ZIIIRO Eclipse Watch : Simple and Minimalist Watch at Its Best

<b>ZIIIRO Eclipse Watch</b> offers you minimalist and simple watch at its best. It’s the latest watch launched by ZIIIRO, a nice Christmas gift for your …

Moving sculptures: Previewing Art of the Automobile

The plutocrats have taken roost on Manhattan Island.<p>Following a week in which the highest auction prices ever paid for works by Andy Warhol, Francis Bacon and Jeff Koons were logged in New York, Sotheby’s and RM Auctions have convened a glinting, glamorous sale on the far east side of Manhattan.<p>Art …

Auctions

Dwell

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Home Tours

Phenomenal Footage Of A Dancer Battling With Light

There's few dance videos quite as breathtaking as 'Nuance'.<p>Created by Marc-Antoine Locatelli it's the near perfect blend of choreography, motion …

Don't Believe Your Eyes

The Spirit of Winter

A series of Winter photos, all taken 2012 and 2013 in Finland.

Festivals

More Cleverly Placed Street Art by OakOak

If you're looking for a little something to brighten up your day, come check out the cleverly placed street art by OakOak. The French street artist sees the city as his playground as he finds everything from stair rails and street lights to random markings on a wall to become a part of his clever …

Street Art

10 Outdoor Pools from Members of the Remodelista Architect/Designer Directory

Is there any better fantasy than someone else’s pool? When the weather warms, we think not. Here, 10 favorites from members of the Remodelista …

Architecture

Building Up Design With Architizer on Flipboard

Inside Flipboard / May 6, 2013<p>The inspiration for Architizer, a modern design blog, came from the need to respond to one of architecture’s biggest …

The 21 Coolest Things Ever Made Out Of Lego

And by "coolest," I mean "nerdiest."

Lego

The 5 Coolest Car Stunts of the Last 5 Years

We may no longer live in the golden age of the stuntman, with names like Evel Knievel attempting death-defying stunts. But don't believe that everything that can be done with a car or motorcycle has been done. These five recent stunts prove there is no en

A Powerful Display of Rare White Tigers at Feeding Time

I would NOT want to be in the way of these Bengal white tigers when they are hungry! Australia-based photographer Birte Person wasn't quite as afraid. With the safety of distance, she was brave enough to capture these stunning shots of the rare animals during feeding time at the Singapore Zoo.<p>The …

Animals