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In Zelda’s new game, everyone in Hyrule is horny as hell

Nintendo’s new Zelda is out tonight at midnight, and it’s one of the best games ever made. But it’s also one of the publisher’s randiest as well.<p>The Legend of Zelda: Breath has a significant number of characters who express amorous feelings for Link, for fish people, or for everything else. After …

Breath of the Wild

​9 beautifully unusual homes you won't forget

Architectural styles vary widely across the globe, with each country having a different range of preferences in design and materials based on …

A Cypress-Clad Lake House Posted Up on an Old Logging Road

Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most captivating design and architecture shots of the week.<p>Take a look at these photos that ARCHITECTUREFIRM sent us of their Lake House project in North Wilkesboro, North Carolina. Captured by Brooklyn-based architecture, …

How Crazy Successful People Beat Stress

Stress. Yes, we all have it. And yes, you can manage it like a boss.<p>How's your stress level? Well, whatever it is, know that it's human to stress.<p>But the good news is that we can manage it, and certainly minimize it, by making some positive changes. That is, of course, all dependent on the life …

Self-help

Interior design ideas, architecture and renovating photos

The 10 most uplifting songs ever - according to science

A 2015 study into what makes a song “feel-good” has re-emerged in recent days thanks to the vagaries of social media.<p>Dr Jacob Jolij, a cognitive neuroscientist the University of Groningen in Holland, was commissioned by British electronics brand called Alba to investigate data it gathered on UK …

5 Innovative Disaster-Proof Structures

Remarkable new works of architecture that are, dare we say, indestructible?<p>Building for environmental hazards has always been a necessary truth within the discipline of architecture. However, when it comes to creating über-durable structures, function all too often overrides form for reasons of …

Architecture

Beautiful cedar-covered pavilion is a poetic rest stop in the English countryside

A lovely meditative space made of wood has taken root in a forest above Surrey Hills at Winterfold. Giles Miller Studio recently installed …

Ark Home With A Drawbridge And Amazing Views

Some of the most interesting house designs are the ones that make you rethink and reconsider even the most basic things and concepts. For instance, a …

Uncluttered Black and White Architecture Photography

La ville et ses innombrables constructions offrent une source d’inspiration intarissable aux photographes et aux amateurs de lignes et de formes …

21 overlooked architectural masterpieces in the US

The United States is home to several iconic architectural landmarks — everyone knows the Empire State Building and the Statue of Liberty — but the country also has a great number of lesser championed masterpieces.<p>We have compiled a list of the coolest works of architecture in the country that often …

The Stories Behind 17 Skyscrapers & High-Rise Buildings That Changed Architecture

The skyscraper: representative of spatial economy and a symbol of power. This building typology has a storied, turbulent and even contested past. …

Skyscrapers

Dress submerged in the Dead Sea transforms into a glittering crystalline gown

In the lowest place on Earth, the Dead Sea, Israeli artist Sigalit Landau is experimenting with salt and art using an object that you'd least expect. …

This nature-filled community is a smart housing solution for Singapore’s aging population

The island city-state of Singapore is one of the world’s fastest-aging countries, with predictions placing nearly a fifth of its population at ages …

Design

Feature: A Close Look at New Super Mario Bros. Wii Coin World

Think you've played every Mario game out there? There may be just one that's off your radar and you may have missed, but now you can take a look at …

Retrogaming

Frank Gehry’s Swimming Koi Lamps are Reflective of His Artistic Arc

Gehry’s new-and-improved ‘Fish Lamps’ swim about the Gagosian Gallery in Rome.<p>A chain of koi fish float through an exhibit space, illuminating their immediate surroundings with a self-contained, warm orange glow. The works come from a familiar yet unexpected name: Frank Gehry. Early in his artistic …

A close look at Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War 3's new cover system

I've played Relic's upcoming real-time strategy Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War 3 for a few hours, and have reported on its new mechanics and systems …

World War II

New Zealand's ONLY Mens Lifestyle Magazine

M2 June 2018 - LATEST ISSUE!<p>May 25, 2018<p>A new age of droning has begun. Thanks to DJI’s latest Mavic drone, it feels like the sky’s now the limit! A …

A transformation that will blow your mind

| E | L | V | ARCHITECTS | is an Argentinian architecture studio comprised of young professionals that foster a strong conviction in the importance …

Architecture

Let's Take A Deeper Look At The Design Of The Cadillac Escala

Cadillac used the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance as a chance to get some attention for their latest concept car, in much the same way I used fake …

The World’s Top Architectural Pilgrimages

23 incredible tiny homes from around the world

Real estate is constantly getting more expensive, and we're facing overpopulation and environmental damage. Tiny homes can help solve these issues, but many also prefer them to traditional housing because they're the perfect hybrid of comfort and convenience, since they are often mobile.<p>On roofs, …

The 56 coolest buildings in Europe

For those looking for a guide to the very best, we've compiled a ranking of the coolest buildings and structures on the continent.<p>Our list features old and new pieces of architecture in the city and countryside, including museums, wineries, churches, and skyscrapers.<p>As varied as a grand historic …

This Super Skinny House In Tokyo Is Only 4 Metres Wide. The Interior Will Leave You Astounded

Advertisement<p>The residence problems in Tokyo have skyrocketed and building a home in the land-scarce city is a daunting task for many. The Japanese …

Japan’s Horinouchi House makes 600 square feet seem like a bona fide mansion

If there’s one thing consistently native to the architecture industry of Japan, it’s that you <i>always</i> need to find a way to maximize space. Perhaps …

7 things Frank Lloyd Wright, one of the greatest American architects, got wrong about design

Chun-Hung Eric Cheng / Flickr“It takes a brave soul to buy one of Wright's houses,” says Chicago-based architect John Eifler.He should know: He’s …

Miniature Circular Tattoos Sceneries

L’artiste tatoueuse Eva Krbdk a le don de pouvoir contenir un paysage tout entier dans un minuscule rond. Un joli paysage, le portrait poétique d’une …

Culture

House Zilvar by ASGK Design is an angular wooden home in the Czech countryside

<b>A+Awards:</b> next up in our collaboration with Architizer is this energy-efficient wooden home on the outskirts of a small village in the Czech …

cozy house by ALTS design office in uji city, japan

aug 01, 2016<p>neutral & reserved cozy house by ALTS design office in uji city, japan<p><b>oriented on a lot amongst a plethora of remodels in uji city,</b> …

'Stranger Things' re-created as an adventure video game

The creepy-yet-endearing Netflix series "Stranger Things" -- which debuted July 15 -- is a kind of throwback to '80s creature features like "Evil Dead" and "Alien" as well as the kid-centric adventure films "The Goonies" and "E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial."<p>So when game designer Jacob Janerka decided …

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