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March 2013

15 Truly Breathtaking Pools From Around The World

Forget the world's most crowded swimming pool. If you're planning a vacation in the future, why not treat yourself to a dash of luxury and check into …

Models’ Faces Turned Into Stunning Optical Illusions By Creative Russian Duo

Moscow-based photographer Alexander Khokhlov and makeup artist Valeriya Kutsan have created a bewitching series of portraits that play with the …

Surreal Sculptures of Disintegrating Animals

Tomohiro Inaba is a creative sculptor who produces eye-catching figures that look like they are disintegrating into thin air. The Japanese artist's steel sculptures titled <i>Promise of Our Star</i> and <i>Next to the World</i> are particularly effective in the visual illusion. Each figure offers a duality that …

Art

Ancient Chinese cat bones shake up domestication theory

A cat-and-mouse game played out in a Chinese village 5,300 years ago is helping scientists understand how wild felines became the tame pets we know today.<p>Scientists believe it was the cat's appetite that led to domestication. Grain stored by ancient farmers was a magnet for rodents, which in turn …

Saving Space with a Suspended Bedroom

• 1 |<p>2 |<p>3 |<p>The first thing you notice in this combination living area is of course the bed suspended from the ceiling. Accessible by narrow staircase …

Articles about 7 modern wooden louver facades on Dwell.com - Dwell

Once a locker for a midnight loo, the bedside table has taken on a far sweeter function—and a score of forms for holding big...<p>Just in time for summer, here are seven modern wood-burning fire pits to inspire your next backyard get-together.<p>The alphabet is as easy as ABC, but for typographer Peter …

Los Angeles

Hubble captures Horsehead nebula in stunning infrared

I just rewatched Ridley Scott's "Prometheus," and I think the soundtrack's opening horn melody would go perfectly with this NASA pic.<p>The Hubble Space Telescope has photographed the Horsehead Nebula in stunning detail. The nebula, about 1,500 light years away in the constellation of Orion, was …

Purges and Executions Aside, Dennis Rodman Basketball Tour of North Korea Is On

A British tour operator based in Beijing says it has a dozen spaces available for a January 6 to 9 tour of North Korea tied to a basketball event in …

Hawaii Travel Guide

Sunset in the Alps

10 Gift Ideas For The Tasteful Alcoholic

What to get the friend who aspires to <i>Mad Men</i>‘s boozy workdays and always has a fully stocked bar? Indulge his or her happy hour habit with beautiful drinking accessories, of course!<p>Image: Vitreluxe Glassworks Stump Glasses<p>From the fine wine connoisseur to the bourbon explorer to the beer snob just …

Vegan Chocolate Mousse With A Winter Twist

Photo: Courtesy of Foodie Underground.<p><i>Foodie Underground, a project curated in part by Anna Brones, explores our relationship with the origin of our</i> …

Articles about modern homes carolinas on Dwell.com - Dwell

A metal-and-cedar home rises on farmland in East Tennessee.<p>Seaside or lakeside, waterfront houses evoke a sense of peace. Here are 6 of our favorites.<p>Built in 1953 and completely renovated last year, this split-level residence both upgrades and references its midcentury roots.<p>After a devastating …

Frank Lloyd Wright

Hope Bird Collection by Jaime Hayon for Design-Apart

Design-Apart, which delivers custom Italian design to the masses, is launching a series of limited edition objects produced in collaboration with top …

Photography & Travel Product Reviews

A Chair Designed to Trick Your Eye: Baby Pop

Paul Venaille has created Baby Pop, a chair that is designed to trick your eye. Made of wood, fiberglass and resin, the chair looks like it has a …

Rihanna's NYC Apartment Is Kind Of Our Dream Home

Photo: MediaPunch Inc/REX USA.<p>Just two months ago, Rihanna announced her plans to move to New York. And, when we heard she scooped up a two-story, …

Custom Stamps Designs

One can say the use of stamps is old school but you can't beat the special feeling of using a custom stamp to reinforce your brand. I'm a big fan of …

Turkey's Government Wants To Convert Hagia Sophia Into A Mosque

Turkey's government is stepping up plans to turn the Hagia Sophia into a mosque—but Christians worry the conversion will obsure the famous landmark's …

Cressida Bonas Scores Holiday Invite To Sandringham: REPORT

Cressida Bonas strikes us as a city girl (these photos of her grabbing coffee-to-go in a pair of skinny pants and wedge sneakers say it all). But the 24-year-old blonde is going to have to ditch the expensive threads over Christmas to impress her boyfriend's family: Sources say Cressie has been …

Tree find confirms Italian Alpine melt

It was only a single, withered conifer needle, but it told a dramatic story of climate change. Glaciologists found it in a set of ice cores drilled through a glacier on top of Mount Ortles, in the Italian Alps.<p>It lay about 80 metres below the glacial surface, encased in solid ice, and carbon dating …

'French Women Don't Get Facelifts' Author Mireille Guiliano Reveals Secret To Aging Gracefully

Diana Vreeland is said to have quipped, "To have style you have to be born in Paris." <i>Dommage</i> for Vreeland and the rest of us Americans, <i>non</i>?<p>Fortunately, for the past nine years, we've had Mireille Guiliano as our guide to all things French. Her first book, "French Women Don't Get Fat," sold over 3 …

Mandela Memorial Signer Allegedly Burned Two Men to Death

The fake sign language interpreter at Nelson Mandela’s memorial service last week was among a group of people accused of assaulting two men found …

Modern architecture redefines former Soviet republic

Architect Jürgen Mayer-Hermann was invited to Georgia's capital, Tbilisi, in 2004 after the country's recently elected president, Mikheil Saakashvili, saw his work in a book. Saakashvili had decided to embark on a program of investment in infrastructure that Mayer-Hermann, in a <i>Dezeen</i> profile, …

Springtime is Coming: Arm Your Garden with the Flower Shell

Gardening is known as a soothing, therapeutic pastime. Guns have a bit of a reputation for causing consternation, unsightly holes and bodily harm. To …

14 Destinations For Your 2014 Travel Bucket List

The new year is rapidly approaching and we're making resolutions and wish lists for the year of travel ahead.<p>If you crossed some adventures off your 2013 travel bucket list, surely you'll need some new additions. Check out these awesome, under-the-radar destinations you should add to your list for …

A Most Illegal Adventure with New York City’s Wildest Underground Event Planners

The Wanderlust Projects duo are building bars in water towers and romantic getaways in abandoned resorts. They’re shaking up the underground …

Kim Jong Un's reign of fear: What's next?

When a political crisis hits Pyongyang, the leadership's normal antidote is to hide the real drama in rumors and shadows while assuring the world that outside forces are no match for North Korea's spirit of "single-hearted unity." But North Korea's real-time media coverage of the vituperative …

North Korea