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These rusty shipping containers look abandoned, but look inside and... WOW, I just can't believe it!

I thought that the only use of shipping containers was the transport of goods by sea and train, but I couldn’t be more wrong.<br>There are a number of …

Articles about miller house columbus indiana eero saarinen on Dwell.com - Dwell

I just learned about this new series of products inspired by one of the country’s most iconic examples of mid-century Modernist...<p>A look at Eero Saarinen's Womb chair, an icon of midcentury modern design.<p>The cutting edge of laboratory design when first built, Bell Labs is being revamped to fulfill …

Design

Couple in Colorado Decide to Build Their Own Tiny Dream Home Together

Over the years, house sizes in the United States have been doubling. However, couples like Christopher Smith and Merete Mueller have been realizing …

What’s Happening in 2014? Twelve Questions Answered

With the snow piled up and the wind chill close to zero, it’s a good weekend to stay at home and engage in some stargazing. The year 2014 may already be a few days old, but it’s not too late to impress your friends with some predictions about domestic and world events. Just remember to follow the …

More Fukushima Scaremongering Debunked

Another day brings another science-free but hysteria-packed screed of terror about how radiation from the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Plant incident …

7 Political Dates To Watch In 2014

With November midterm elections looming, 2014 promises much more political catnip than 2013.<p>It's a year with a full roster of House, Senate and gubernatorial races, but 2014 is also likely to prove to be another critical period for the Affordable Care Act as an important deadline comes early and …

A Pie Chart Explains How to Get People to Watch a Movie

Matthew Inman of The Oatmeal has created a funny pie chart that explains the reasons he’ll watch a movie. Hint: it’s not about the cast or how many …

'Breaking Bad' spin-off 'Better Call Saul' will be a Netflix exclusive in Europe and Latin America

Despite its popularity and critical acclaim, <i>Breaking Bad</i> had difficulty finding a broadcaster that respected the show on the <i>other</i> side of the pond. For the final season, however, Netflix began releasing the episodes shortly after their US broadcast, and suddenly people began to take notice. …

Architect's Dream House: Less Than 200 Square Feet

<b>Listen · 7:14</b><p><b>Toggle more options</b><p><b>Download</b>• <b><br>Transcript</b><p>A Look Inside Macy Miller's Tiny House<p>You might think going through a divorce and losing your home to foreclosure would be hard to bounce back from, and they are, but <i>Tell Me More</i> caught up with a woman who beat the odds and built a new home for …

Interior design ideas: nordic but nice - in pictures

Christmas in a snowy log cabin may sound like the height of kitsch, but in Denmark they do these things with style.

DIY Tree Stump Side Tables

I have always loved seeing tree stumps that people have spruced up to become a part of their homes. They always looks so stunning! I've seen ones …

DIY Idea: Make a Reclaimed Wood Planter Wall

Move over, wallpaper. Take a hike, paint! There's a new accent wall treatment in town -- and it's green from head to toe.<p>Reclaimed, up-cycled …

Green Living

Russia Drops Criminal Charges Against The Arctic 30

Russia has dropped all but one case against the Greenpeace activists known as the Arctic 30 following a massive amnesty.<p>"We know that getting those stamps would be the best Christmas present for the Arctic 30 and we hope it can happen quickly, but until such time as they do, we still cannot say …

Pussy Riot members reunited after early release from Russian prison

Two members of the Russian punk band Pussy Riot were reunited on Tuesday after spending nearly two years in prison for their protest at Moscow's main cathedral, and said they want to set up a human rights organisation.<p>Nadezhda Tolokonnikova and Maria Alekhina were granted amnesty on Monday, two …