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10 of the smartest new hostels in Europe

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European Travel

Unconventional Apartment in Taiwan With Striking Custom-Made Furniture Elements

Have a look at this original contemporary home envisioned by <b>Ganna Design</b> on the 15th floor of a building in Taoyuan, Taiwan. Entitled “Circle”, the …

Thermal video of a F1 car melting tires is the best thing you'll see today

F1 is heating up. So is its camera technology.<p>How is the whole world not watching F1 races shot with thermal cameras every weekend? I don't want just this one clip from infrared camera maker FLIR. I WANT IT ALL.<p>Don't get me wrong, I'll watch the hypnotic curls of hot exhaust gasses pouring out of a …

Red Bull Racing

Automakers upgrade new car technology

When the sleek 2015 Hyundai Genesis goes on sale later this spring, the automaker will put an ambitious new telematics and customer service program on the road with it.<p>The system, which is the second generation of Hyundai's Blue Link connectivity, will include smartphone apps for remote start and …

Sweeping Views Of Sydney And Lovely Earth Tones Shape The Bellevue Hill House

With modern lives getting both hectic and tedious, most homeowners are opting for apartments and villas that help them escape the constant rush. Why …

Small Apartments Are The Homes Of The Future

Living in a small apartment shouldn’t be an inconvenient. Just because there are other much bigger spaces out there doesn’t mean you have to feel bad …

Imposing, Eye-Catching And Mysterious: The Running Wall Residence

The <b>Running Wall residence</b> in Kerala, India by <b>LIJO RENY Architects</b> is built more as a fort house that reminds us of the Great Wall of China. The …

1. Smart ForTwo

Based on a poll of 1,500 respondents conducted by CarInsurance.com, this petite egg-shaped two-seater was determined to be the most embarrassing vehicle over the last decade in which to be seen. Sure it’s easy to park, is reasonably affordable and gets good gas mileage, but 48 percent of those …

Driving

Bauhaus Style Residence Enclosing a Delightful Garden: Villa Wiese in Berlin

Architect and builder <b>Volker Wiese</b> has realized his personal home design dream with a Bauhaus style residence with exterior HI-MACS® cladding that …

Need This New Innovation? Using Cheese To De-Ice Roads

Cheese making leaves behind a salty brine that dairies in the state spend thousands of dollars to dispose of. Giving it to road crews to use as a …

Physical Therapist´s Practice Merged With Modern Home in Austria

<b>ma hoRe Architects</b> completed the design and development <b>muk Residence</b>, an original housing project in Saalfelden, Salzburg, Austria. The primal need …

U.S. Treasury to Sell Remaining GM Stock by End of 2013

The stigma of being called “Government Motors” may soon come to an end for General Motors. The U.S. Treasury announced this week that it expects to sell its remaining 31.1 million shares of GM common stock by the end of the 2013. That, however, will only happen if the current average daily trading …

Canadian Government

The Full Metal Jacket Jeep Wrangler

This Jeep is quite possibly more badass than R. Lee Ermey in Full Metal Jacket. The customized Jeep Wrangler from Starwood Motors is decked out with …

What Does A Navy Do?

Welcome to ShipShape, a blog that will attempt to demystify the ships and systems that ride on and under the open ocean. As this blog progresses we'll tackle some of the how's and why's of navies and their roles in the world and spend time tackling assumptions of how the ocean works.<p>Future topics …

Iceberg the size of Singapore breaks from Antarctica to roam the ocean

NASA's Earth Observatory says that a vast chunk of ice the size of Singapore has broken away from Antarctica, and may soon start drifting in the Southern Ocean. Named B-31 by the US National Ice Center, the slab of ice is 21 miles by 12 miles in size and now floating in Pine Island Bay, south-west …

Articles about 8 modern mountainside homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

Escaping to Palm Springs can feel like taking a trip back in time to the 1960s—and these vacation rentals will complete that...<p>Sweeping up is a crummy job, but someone’s got to do it. Luckily, these eight vacuum cleaners are here to help you eliminate even...<p>These modern gems are slated for …