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By Chad Tehini | Some Of My Finds - A collection of articles, funny videos and all round randomness found on the interwebs

The Seabreacher, A Semi-Submersible Watercraft Available In the Shape of a Shark, Dolphin, or Whale

The Seabreacher is a custom built two seat semi-submersible watercraft, designed and developed by Innespace Productions, that is available as a …

Boats

Artist Fits Homeless People with GPS Tracking Devices, Sells Them as ‘Real-Life Pokemon’

Danish avante-garde artist Kristian von Hornsleth recently drew criticism for his latest project, which involves turning London homeless people into …

14 Healthy Date Night Dinners That Will Impress Anyone

Let's set the scene: You and your boo have decided on a night in. Obviously, you're going to need some drinks to start (maybe a bottle of rosé?) and …

Healthy Recipes

This Is the Most Ingenious Way to Cut a Cake for a Crowd

Triangular slices are so overrated.<p>If you asked 100 people to cut a cake, 99 of them would likely slice the cake into even triangles. It's an all-too-common practice, and as math has proven, it's not always the most efficient way to go about it (particularly if you plan on having leftovers). But …

Recipes

Singapore's jaw-dropping new airport has the world's largest indoor waterfall

Air travel is usually a nightmare, but Singapore’s new Jewel Changi Airport extension is taking the sting out of the experience with a lush jungle …

Airports

Pork chops stuffed with spinach, goat’s cheese and sun-dried tomatoes - delicious. magazine

• Olive oil<br>• 1 very finely chopped shallot<br>• 1 crushed garlic clove<br>• 40g spinach, blanched in boiling water and excess liquid squeezed out<br>• 30g roughly chopped …

Recipes

6 truths about money that are tripping you up

<i>“If your only goal is to become rich, you will never achieve it.”</i><p><i>— John D. Rockefeller</i><p>The irony of a strong financial life is that you don’t really want it. You want what a strong financial life <i>represents</i>: options.<p>the ability to fail and try again someday<br>• more time, to be spent in personally …

Wealth

Recipe: Strawberry Honey Butter

Strawberry Honey Butter<p>Makes a scant 2 cups<p>2 sticks (8 ounces) unsalted butter, cut into 1-inch cubes, at room temperature <br>1/4 cup honey <br>1/4 teaspoon …

Recipes

11 Baking Ratios Every Pro Should Memorize

You’ve heard it said before that baking is a science — and it’s true. Ratios are the backbone of our favorite recipes for cookies, cakes and more. …

Baking

This Treehouse in Cape Town, South Africa Is a Sight to Behold

Wait until you see the gorgeous rooftop.<p>Even though this South African home isn't <i>technically</i> a treehouse, it might as well be. A local firm named Malan Vorster Architecture Interior Design was tasked with creating a modern, cabin-like abode on a tree-rich property. The results: This home, which …

Architecture

Delete yourself from the internet by pressing this button

The internet can be a beautiful and horrible place at the same time. It’s weird, and sometimes you feel like you want to leave. Sadly, there’s no easy way out — or there wasn’t, until now.<p>Swedish developers Wille Dahlbo and Linus Unnebäck created Deseat.me, a web app that offers a way to wipe your …

Internet

Ikea’s Crazy New Cookbook Literally Cooks You Dinner

It turns out that while Ikea’s assembly instructions can be infuriating, they’re actually great for cooking.<p>Ikea may not be known for having the clearest of instructions regarding its furniture, but the company can teach me how to make dinner anytime. Because The Ikea Recipe Series is the …

Get Lost in These Real-World Fairy Tale Landscapes

18 magical places on Earth that seem straight out of a fantasy world.<p>Characters and plot are crucial to any story, but key to the appeal of most …

A Roman Empire Subway Map of their 250,000 Mile Road Network

Map Created by Sasha Trubetskoy Self-proclaimed geography and data nerd Sasha Trubetskoy recently created a subway-style map of the major Roman …

Maps

Luxurious solar home wraps around a sloped green roof

Architecture and landscape unite in the MeMo House, a solar-powered home in Buenos Aires built to maximize green space. Located between infill …

Architecture

Elegant Australian home shows the beauty and toughness of rammed earth

Rammed earth may be an ancient building material, but the modern homes that use compact earth are anything but old-fashioned. One such example is …

Construction

Taste Beyond The Tongue

This mind-blowing home's undulating courtyard lifts up to form sheltered spaces

Beijing-based Arch Studio has revamped a traditional hutong into a beautiful complex wrapped in a winding grey and white walkway that seamlessly …

Design

Spiraling treetop walkway gives visitors a bird’s eye view of a Danish forest

A stunning new adventure park in Denmark is taking visitors to new heights—literally. Architecture studio EFFEKT designed the Camp Adventure Treetop …

Nature

This Make-Ahead Baked French Toast Recipe Is a Game Changer

Growing up, breakfast was usually my dad’s domain. His famous “googy” eggs (soft-boiled eggs) with toast soldiers were a favorite, along with his …

Breakfast

Street Artist Turns Abandoned Building Into A Giant Skull

Abandoned buildings are the rotting corpses of the concrete jungle- they're left to rot and picked clean until just a skeleton remains, and only the …

Street Art

Here Are the 12 Most Well-Designed Apps of 2017, According to Apple

For two decades now, Apple has hand-picked apps each year that it feels are the best for a particular platform and giving out awards that honor …

Incredible Architecture of Messner Museum Kronplatz

The Australian photographer, originally from Melbourne Tom Blachford has just unveiled a new series. Entitled <i>Messner Museum Kronplatz</i>, the latter is …

Architecture

These Roasted Chickpea Recipes Are A Dream Come True

Make these roasted chickpeas 4 ways for a tasty, high-protein snack<p>View this post on Facebook

Recipes

The Kitchen Smell Killer | Yanko Design

In Swedish, “Belyse” means “to enlighten” and the Belyse Air Solution aims to do just that in your kitchen and other living spaces. This minimalist …

Design

Lavish Upper East Side mansion on ‘Bankers’ Colony’ returns for $59M

The humble seven-story townhouse was most recently asking a whopping $72 million<p>A true old-school manor/ideal murder mystery setting, the Otto Dommerich Mansion is no ordinary mansion, but in fact “one of the most significant mansions on the Upper East Side.” Alas, that hasn’t helped the place …

Real Estate

The World's First Private Moon Landing Is Gearing Up for An End-of-2017 Launch

Moon Express and Rocket Lab are poised to make history.<p>Down by the hard-packed beaches at the edge of the country, the rumble of rocket launches has defined Florida's Space Coast for more than half a century. But the end of 2017 could mark the beginning of a new era in solar system exploration. For …

Exploration

Outdoor Fire Pit Seating Ideas That Blend Looks And Function In Crazy Ways

Having a fire pit out in the backyard is simply genius. It gives you the perfect entertainment setting for outdoor. The fire pit is an excellent …

Landscaping

Apple wins patent on technology to stop fans filming gigs

Infrared device would be able to block fans using their iPhones to record shows, films and other live events<p>The spread of smartphones has created a divide among gig-goers. There are those who like to hold their phone up for large chunks of the show, to capture footage of the band. And there are …

Patents