Daniel Cork

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A new startup wants to offer college degrees for $1,000

Even more ink <b>has</b> <b>been</b> <b>spilled</b> to lament the loss of state funding at state schools and the exponential growth of nonacademic expenditures, including <b>ridiculously paid administrators</b> and <b>ridiculous amenities</b>. <i>Someone</i> has to do <i>something</i>, says everyone.<p>Now, someone is. Last week, a <b>Kickstarter</b> video for a …

Higher Education

Gorgeous color photos from the Great Depression show life in one of America's darkest times

The US entered the Great Depression — one of history's great financial calamities — in the late 1920s, and the country spent most of the 1930s mired in a debilitating economic malaise.<p>It ultimately took the outbreak of World War II to help the US wrench itself out of the protracted slump.<p>Photos of …

New Mexico

A Day in the Life of IDEO.org Design Director Adam Reineck

Flipboard is all about fascinations: travel blogging, ethical fashion, visual anthropology, portrait photography—whether you have a passion or just a passing interest, Flipboard helps you dive deep into that world.<p>This means Flipboard is many things to many people. One of those people is San …

84 Lumber Offering DIY 'Mini Homes'--Starting At $7,000

<i>84 Lumber is selling DIY micro homes. (Credit: 84 Lumber)</i><p><b>CHICAGO (CBS)</b> — For just under $7,000 you can build your own home.<p>Yes, you. By …

These beautiful tiny homes cost less than $20,000 to build — take a look inside

After more than a decade of designing, editing, and reworking, the students at Rural Studio, Auburn University 's architectural-design program, built two cottages with raw materials that cost just $14,000 each. (The team calls them the "20K Homes.")<p>The goal was to create a model for building homes …

Housing

9 things no one ever tells you about climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro

When my husband-to-be asked what I wanted to do for our honeymoon, I was stumped. I’m a travel editor. I’d traveled all over the world. We’d met in the Galapagos. How do you top that? Do you even try?<p>We both love adventure and the outdoors, and we wanted a once-in-a-lifetime trip that would leave …

Mountaineering

Eat Your Sushi: Ep 5

Here's this week's episode of Eat Your Sushi! Who do you think is going to win this week's 3-6-9 challenge?For the original post on Eat Your Sushi: …

City Halls

The holy grail of ramen dishes

While Tokyo has Japan’s only Michelin-starred ramen restaurant, the noodle consistently voted as the nation’s most delicious comes from a tiny, family-run shop in Wakayama City.<p>I watched without blinking as a row of six hands performed a bullet-fast dance: a splash of soy sauce, a shower of …

Japan

Smart Move: Domino Loft Maximizes Space in Micro Apartments

[ By Steph in Design & Fixtures & Interiors. ]A 500-square-foot condo feels a lot larger when you can manage to fit a bedroom, guest bed, dining …

Urbanism

How to Meet People When You Travel Solo (VIDEO)

Have you ever gotten excited about a really cheap airfare or vacation package, only to not book because you couldn't find anyone to go with you?<p>Does the thought of globetrotting without a companion elicit anxiety and cause you to break out in hives?<p>Maybe traveling alone doesn't scare you as much as …

Travel

14 Fun And Stylish Examples Of Stools Made With Cork

1. The Bouchon Stool, designed by Radice Orlandini Design Studio for DOMITALIA.<p>2. This stool designed by Sputnik Estudio.<p>3. The SCRW Stool, designed …

Furniture

Travel Items You Absolutely Need

Travel

10 Small-Space Home Gym Hacks for Your Tiny Apartment

Okay, you want to work out while watching Netflix, but you’re having small-space apartment issues. Like, “I can’t fit workout equipment in my apartment but I also can’t afford a gym membership” type issues. Just because you don’t have a lot of space doesn’t mean you can’t make home workouts work — …

Living Rooms

House Tour: A Small Studio Full of Art and DIY Projects

<b>Name:</b> Julien <b><br>Location:</b> Hochelaga-Maisonneuve — Montréal, Canada <b><br>Size:</b> 466 square feet <b><br>Years lived in:</b> 4 months; Owned<p>Newly-single Julien had to find a …

Dining Rooms

The Top Travel Trends of 2015

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Trends

How To Turn Your Old Smartphone Into A Smart Mirror

A reflective dashboard for your morning routine<p>Ditch your Post-it notes for reminders built right into a mirror. Software engineer Hannah Mittelstaedt programmed an old Android tablet to show time, weather, and other information in bright letters on a dark background. Place the device behind a …

Travel + Leisure Editors Share Their Holiday Travel Nightmares

Even travel editors aren't immune to hellish holiday delays.<p>Whether you're reading this in bumper-to-bumper traffic on Christmas Eve or entering your …

Christmas Eve

21 Travel Photos That'll Re-Ignite Your Sense Of Wanderlust

As the year draws to a close, explorers across the globe find themselves making travel resolutions for 2016.<p>That makes now an ideal time to re-awaken your innate sense of wanderlust. HuffPost partnered with photographer community EyeEm to unearth some of the best travel photos of 2015: Their bold, …

Travel

This Man Has Been Driving Around The World For 19 Years And He’s Got Some Wisdom To Share

Some choose to avoid travel altogether. It seems… dangerous? Expensive? Intimidating? Or maybe it’s just that the comforts of home can be so damn <i>comforting</i>. They hypnotize us into staying put.<p>Others venture out — but just barely. They dip their toes in the water, and it refreshes them, but soon …

Articles about 5 innovative uses aluminum modern homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

Refresh your home for the summer season with these simple modern upgrades.<p>This week's top 5 homes focus on the beautiful design element, wood.<p>There are many materials used today in and around the home, but one of the most frequently used and requested materials by...<p>Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda …

Architecture
Architecture

The Most Overpriced Items On The Menu, According To Chefs

By: Matt Meltzer<p><i>Credit: Andrew Zimmer/Thrillist (Edited)</i><p>Spaghetti and meatballs. The wedge salad. A bottle of wine. You don't have to be a well-heeled foodie to know that you're overpaying for certain items on a restaurant's menu -- you just need to have bought groceries. Like once, ever. Truth be …

Tap Water

Facebook Is Keeping You From Being Happy, Study Suggests

Facebook is ruining all of our lives.<p>Okay, so that's not completely true, but a new study from the cheerily-named Happiness Research Institute suggests that staying off Facebook can actually make you happier.<p>Not that this isn't something we haven't already heard before. Many times. But, hey, let's …

Social Media

50 Genius DIY Garage Storage and Organization Project Ideas – Page 10

46 Clever Tool Storage Ideas<p>46. Clever Tool Storage Ideas: If all your tools are stuffed in plastic buckets or jumbled together in a drawer, check …

Current ID Students: What's Your Everyday Carry?

Send us your shots, win some swag!<p>You've seen <b>what we former ID students once had to carry</b>. But for those of you currently in school for ID, what …

Industrial Design