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Renzo Piano’s Latest: An Off-The-Grid, One-Person Mobile Home

For over 50 years, the architect dreamed of building a one-room structure for minimal living. Now it exists, on Vitra’s campus in Germany.<p>Around the time that the Shard skyscraper was completed in London, in 2012, Renzo Piano told <i>The Guardian</i> that “one of the most important things is to have happy …

The Best Part Of Lomo’s Latest Camera: Building It Yourself

If you’re an engineer, it’s an awesome time to be alive. You have 3-D printers, inexpensive microprocessors, and a boatload of SDKs to build things with. But if you’re an everyday person who doesn’t know coding and CAD, the whole world of gadget creation has probably been lost on you (just like it …

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Rose George: Let's talk crap. Seriously.

Pearl Arredondo: My story, from gangland daughter to star teacher

Our failing schools. Enough is enough! | Geoffrey Canada

Grit: the power of passion and perseverance | Angela Lee Duckworth

Peter Singer: The why and how of effective altruism

Convos With My 2-Year-Old - "The Cookie" - EPISODE 3

"The Type" by Sarah Kay