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Photographer Spends Almost 10 Years Photographing the Most Beautiful Libraries Around the World

German architectural photographer Reinhard Görner has been working in the field since 1982, photographing both historical and contemporary architecture. Attending photography classes during university, he was intrigued by architectural photography after attending a lecture by Julius Shulman and …

Architectural Photography

¿Naturales o de plástico? Estos son los pinos que contaminan menos

Gary Cameron / Reuters<p>El <b>árbol de Navidad</b> es importantísimo en estas fiestas. Pero no todos los que se fabrican están hechos de la misma manera, al …

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What's the future for Facebook as it turns 10?

The social network has confounded its critics and delivered growth but must add users<p>It takes a fairly precocious 22-year-old to turn down an offer of $1bn for a loss-making company. But that was Mark Zuckerberg’s reaction when Facebook was just two years old.<p>Yahoo! wanted to buy the burgeoning …

Nelson Mandela leaves $4 million estate to family, staff, ANC

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Former South African president and anti-apartheid hero Nelson Mandela left his $4.1 million (£2.5 million) estate to family members, the ruling African National Congress, former staff and several local schools, according to a reading of his will on Monday.<p>Candles are lit …

DIY Nesting Rope Bowls in Under 10 Minutes

Got keys, loose change, and other odds and ends in desperate need of a stylish handmade home? We thought so. That’s why we took it upon ourselves to hack our own set of nesting bowls or baskets… using nothing but rope and hot glue!<p><b>Materials:</b> – rope<p>– hot glue<p><b>Tools:</b> – scissors<p>– hot glue gun<p>We found …

Wrought Iron, Except It's Not.

Before I start talking about this awesome project, I have to give some props to the blogger who inspired it. Her name is Suzy. She has a sitcom. I …

5 Tips for Impressing Everyone You Meet

An expert's tips for mastering the first impression<p>Quick poll: Have you ever walked into a party, realized that you basically knew no one, and felt totally awkward? We're guessing you answered in the affirmative (we've all been there). Get-togethers—whether it's a business-networking event or your …

12 Ways You'll Actually Enjoy Eating More Greens In 2014

With a spoonful of pancetta, the medicine goes down.

Elon Musk: Triumph of His Will

For his entire life, Elon Musk has bent people to his insatiable will. Most recently, he's co-opted NASA. And now we'll see whether he's a) the visionary who forces americans to become explorers again, or b) a man so distracted by vision that his life's work is a series of brilliant disappointments.<p>…

Google employees reveal the worst things about working for the tech giant

Google employees have been confessing the worst thing about working at the company on an open thread including complaints about an excess of play areas and poor management.<p>Current and former Google employees have been posting their pet peeves on sharing site Quora, Business Insider …

Employment

WW1 memories: my grandfather's story

It all begins so cheerfully, in gorgeous weather, with the troops itching to join the great adventure abroad. As the 2nd Battalion of the King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry sets sail from Dublin for Le Havre on an old cargo ship, the SS Buteshire, on 14 August 1914, a chorus of hoots and sirens …

Tiny 28 Square Metre Apartment Designed Like A Puzzle

We’re usually pretty curious whenever we see a tiny apartment because it’s an opportunity to see what great design techniques have been used to make …

Interior Design

Man, 80, fights bear, falls off cliff – and survives

An octogenarian versus a hungry Russian bear. It was a confrontation that could have ended only one way, and yet shepherd Yusuf Alchagirov was sitting upright in bed this week and happily munching on the three traditional pies his family had baked in celebration at his survival.<p>The bear approached …

August 2013

20 of the Most Beautiful Children's Books in the World

Forward-facing book displays are being found in more and more children's spaces. They not only entice little ones to pick up a book, but also help …

Starbucks tea house: can the coffee giant make a decent cuppa?

This week Starbucks opened its first tea house, the Teavana Fine Teas + Tea Bar, in the Upper East Side, New York. While Teavana has been in existence as a chain of tea shops since 1997, this is the first opening since the ubiquitous coffee company acquired the brand just under a year ago. "Tea has …

School Dinners: fine dining and scholarly entertainment – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 3:30 pm, October 25, 2013 in Arts & Entertainment, Food & Drink<p>Wouldn’t it be fun to go back to school for a day? *Pause for resounding no* …

10 Decorating Secrets Revealed

Designers share their top dos and don'ts.<p>We asked designers to share some of their favorite tricks and ideas for putting together a beautiful space. Here, they reveal their top dos and don'ts.

10 Ways Accessories Can Transform a Room

See 10 tricks to finally finish decorating your home.<p>Want to perk up the color palette or personality of your home but don't want to redecorate every room? Here are ideas on how a few little touches can yield big results.

Observing the Earth: Incredible Satellite Photos of Earth from the European Space Agency | Colossal

<p>Though I don’t have a homepage set, the first page in my daily rounds is always the Astronomy Picture of the Day (site currently down), a website …

Top 10 romantic movies

Peter Bradshaw on romantic movies<p>Romantic longing has provided the cinema with some of its most glorious and idealistic movies: Casablanca and Brief Encounter are films with an unabashed, unironic passionate flame at their centre.<p>Movies such as Gone With the Wind and Doctor Zhivago lent something …

A Drinking Lesson from a Master of Latin Booze

In Hoboken, of all places<p><b>Words on the Lewis Carroll cocktail menu</b> had started to blur. Music — the slow, soothing Latin sort — had gotten louder. So had the noise, a static of voices belonging to people on the happy side of drink number three. Behind the spoon-shaped bar, candles lit up jars in …