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Photographer Captures Beautiful Photographs of the Ravaging Californian Wildfires

Although the wildfires are wreaking havoc on the west coast, one photographer decided to raise awareness with these beautiful photos.<p>Wildfires have been eating up entire forests, mountains and fields in California, a problem that has become more and more grave. The deadly natural disasters leave …

Wildfires

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These images of the star-smeared sky aren't what you think (pictures)

San Francisco

11 Science Photos From This Week That Will Fill You With Awe

Mars drones, a new anglerfish, and more!

Space

Articles about brazilian modernist you should know about designed countless classic chairs on Dwell.com - Dwell

Despite a rise to prominence in the 1970s, pioneering designer Percival Lafer has remained a best-kept secret for collectors of...<p>As KitchenAid unveils its black stainless steel line, we take a look at new material trends in the kitchen.<p>Charrette: An intense period of design activity in which a …

Design

Messner Mountain Museum Corones Explores the Traditions of Mountaineering

A celebration of the traditions, history and discipline of mountaineering.<p>Constructed by Zaha Hadid Architects, the Messner Mountain Museum Corones is located in South Tyrol, Italy. The museum is embedded in the summit of Mount Kronplatz and is surrounded by the alpine peaks of the Ortler, …

Mountaineering

WASP Launches Extruder for Precision Ceramics 3D Printing

As Davide has made clear in previous posts on the company, Italian 3D printer manufacturer WASP has a unique business plan of saving the world and …

Ceramics

Review: The Nobel 1.0 -- stereolithographic 3D printing on the cheap

When I unboxed XYZPrinting's Nobel 1.0 stereolithographic (SLA) 3D printer, I'd just finished shipping off another top-rated and remarkably accurate …

Table of Contents: The Simple Life

Is it a simple matter to live a peaceful life? We strip things down to the basics in the garden this week. Pull up a lounge chair:<p>Above: Is Bleuet …

25-100 times faster: Revolutionary 3D-printing technology announced

A new 3D-printing system is forecast to change the industry forever. The revolutionary liquid method has been found to be 25 to 100 times faster than …

A Beautifully Illustrated Glossary Of Typographic Terms You Should Know

<i>The world of typography often seems like it has its very own language, full of serifs, strokes, and swashes.</i>Sorting out all those terms can be …

Typography

25 things I've learned in 9 years of simplifying my life

For almost 9 years now, I've been learning to live a simple life.<p>A life uncluttered by most of the things people fill their lives with, and left with space for what really matters.<p>A life that isn't constant busy-ness and rushing, but contemplation and creation, connection with people I love and …

The Carry On Cocktail Kit Allows You to Have Your Favorite Drink in the Air

Helping you make premium drinks in the air.<p>For all avid travelers who want to keep their favorite drink with them at all times even in the air, the Carry On Cocktail is the perfect companion. Housed in a small pocked-sized tin, premium craft ingredients and mini tools allow you to perfect your …

Cocktails

The Transforming Cubrick Cabinet Comes from "Chaos Technique"

This cleverly-designed piece of storage furniture opens and closes in an elegant, unexpected way<p>What would the Fletcher Capstan Table look like if it …

Furniture

Why 2017 Will Be the Breakout Year for 3D Printing Technologies

You are likely sitting here having finished reading numerous articles from 3DPrint.com and other news sources over the course of the last several …

Is The Future Of Home Automation A Simple Black Cube?

If it only doubled as a coaster, we’d really have something.<p>Even the best designed smarthome apps can feel a little lifeless compared to flickable light switches and spinnable thermostats. Which is why German studio The Family of the Arts is working on a tactile alternative to the smarthome apps of …

Speedvagen launches Urban Racer "super commuter" road bike + video

Speedvagen Urban Racer launched Portland company builds super commuter with coaster brake and integrated chainguard

How to Get Started With Voluntourism

<b>Updated February 2017</b> — While monetary contributions to charitable organizations are always welcome and effective, oftentimes people want to invest …

The Long, Strange Trip Continues with New VW Camper Bus

That hippie-era icon of slow and hazy motoring freedom, the VW camper, may be only a fading memory here, but the camper-ized Volkswagen van lives on in Europe. There, the latest iteration of the concept has just been introduced.<p>Today called the California—fittingly named after the state that so …

RVs

Crowdfunded 3D printer innovations | ZDNet

3D printing is becoming mainstream due to its low cost of entry. These crowdfunded campaigns ensure that everyone can have a 3D printer in their …

The Ecocapsule Allows You to Completely Live off the Grid

Nice Architects have developed the “Ecocapsule,” a portable pod that is self-sufficient using solar<p>Nice Architects have developed the “Ecocapsule,” a portable pod that is self-sufficient using solar and wind energy. This pod makes it easier for anyone to get away and live off the grid — wherever …

Portable

The Jeep Wrangler Rubicon Hard Rock Can Take You Anywhere

In high school, the coolest kids all had off-road machines, big-body Broncos, Toyota 4-Runners and of course anything with a Jeep badge on it. Those …

Off-roading

Utility Apron

It’s Time To Signel A Change

The ‘SIGNEL’ (Electroluminescent Signaling Glove for Urban Cycling) integrates an electroluminescent signaling area that follows the physiognomy of …

AERO designs wooden bicycle frame to explore techniques for architecture

<b>Milan 2015:</b> bike manufacturer AERO created this prototype bicycle frame from layers of birch to test wooden structural techniques that can be applied …

Frank's Chop Shop Opens in Los Angeles

Frank’s Chop Shop has opened its third location in sunny Los Angeles. Following its New York and<p>Frank’s Chop Shop has opened its third location in sunny Los Angeles. Following its New York and Cleveland standouts, the Los Angeles location follows the same traditional barbershop style that has …

Los Angeles

Weekend Cocktail: The Grapefruit Mojito

It isn’t a big secret that we’re more than a bit enamored with the beauty and mystique of all things Cuban. That includes the ubiquitous mojito, …

A Variety of Unprocessed Foods Cut into Uncannily Precise 2.5cm Cubes by Lernert & Sander | Colossal

<p>In 2014, Dutch newspaper <i>De Volkskrant</i> contacted conceptual design studio Lernert & Sander to create a piece for a special documentary photography …