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These gorgeous tiny art studios are surrounded by New England forest

New York-based Fiedler Marciano Architecture has unveiled a pair of gorgeous artist studios set on 450 acres of idyllic forested landscape. Created …

A Pocket Knife that Works like Panther-claws

The way Caswell’s Morphing Karambit knife opens and closes is a thing of sheer beauty. It uses a parallel motion linkage, as opposed to a …

Chile's rustic Casa Pollo is made from recycled zinc plates and reclaimed wood

This quirky home in Chile adapts to the terrain to provide expansive views of a beautiful estuary on Chiloe Island. Ortuzar Gebauer Arquitectos …

Antony Gibbon's minimalist wooden Jutt House appears to float above the earth

UK-based architect Antony Gibbon just shared his latest nature-inspired design with Inhabitat – and it’s a stunner. The Jutt House is minimalist …

This Renovated Period Home in London Has a Surprising Secret Garden

This might look like a normal terraced London home from the outside, but behind closed doors, this architect’s house has a unique secret garden …

Modern Wood-Stove Warmth

A Scandinavian wood stove heats a modern space with an open floorplan.<p>This modern prefab home sits on an uphill slope and has a long, linear floor …

Wooden ceiling curves over restaurant in Austin by Michael Hsu

Michael Hsu Office of Architecture has designed a curved wood ceiling for a restaurant in Texas, complete with a large glazed wall and an open …

Dining Rooms

Cozy timber home embraces the Australian bush with a split form

Moloney Architects‘ Two Halves Home is a striking timber-clad residence that takes its name from its two seemingly separated but interconnected …

Architecture

Casa Montaña

Built in Madrid in under four months and assembled in just five hours, Casa Montaña is a one-off prefab wonder. Its design, by Studio Baragaño, was …

The 6 Best Donut Cities in the United States

Confession: I have a donut obsession. Whenever I find myself in a new place, the first thing I do is find the donuts. I've donut-crawled my way …

We Thought We Loved Krispy Kreme — Then We Saw Its International Menu

If we thought we loved Krispy Kreme's mouthwatering doughnuts before, we didn't grasp what that word really meant until we discovered its international menu offerings. After stumbling across a single photo of a Champagne-flavored Krispy Kreme doughnut, we spiraled deep, <i>deep</i> into a world of glazed …

Dessert

This Is the Fair Trade Footwear You've Been Waiting For

French company Veja turn fish-farmed tilapia skin, recycled rubber, fair trade canvas, and recycled plastic bottles into bold sneakers.<p>SNEAKERS IN A BOTTLE – VEJA from Veja on Vimeo.<p>In a sustainable future, light from the sun powers all things, used water is filtered, then returned to our aquifers, …

10 Easy Pieces: Whetstones to Sharpen Tools

It can be a very meditative undertaking in winter to clean, sharp, and polish garden tools. God knows there won’t be time once spring is upon us. To …

Film Critics Pick The 100 Greatest Films Of The 21st Century

Advertising [x]<p>by Craig Elvy<p>– on<p>in Movie News<p>Film fans are all too familiar with '100 Best Films Of All Time' lists and the usual suspects that …

EcoPods Offer Simple, Stylish Off-grid Living

As eco-friendly homes become more popular we’re seeing an increasing amount of new manufacturers delivering high quality pre-fab and modular …

Wooden Rings with Breathtaking, Miniature Worlds

While it seems pretty cool to imagine having the world at your fingertips, carrying the world around on your finger just seems enchanting. …

Critic's Picks: 10 Best Animated Films for Adults

Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg's bawdy, naughty 'Sausage Party' is the latest in a tradition of animated movies intended primarily for adult audiences. …

Animation

Ori Architectural Robotic Furniture System Unlocks The Potential of Your Living Space

<b>Ori Architectural Robotic Furniture System</b> offers you a ground breaking innovation. It is based on the problem of space that we are currently dealing …

Get perfect sound in your videos with $5 DIY sound absorbing panels

Getting quality sound in your video can be tricky. Even when you have a great microphone and field recorder, you’re hindered by the environment. …

Finally, a projector to be proud of!

My new place has a big white wall above the fireplace, so I was thinking about ditching my TV and looking into getting a projector for my new place… …

Living Rooms

Waterproofing Failures - Architects, Engineers or Contractors, who is responsible? | Hi-Tech CADD Services

UAE witnessed significant infrastructural damages, after a storm ripped through the country in early march. The GEMS American Academy School in Abu …

Engineering

New and Noted: Motorcycle Gear

Brand extensions gone crazy, an heirloom jacket from Dainese, a limited edition lid from Hedon, and beautiful new summer leather gloves from Knox. There goes the monthly budget.<p><b>Montblanc Urban Spirit helmet</b> If you like fancy fountain pens, you’ll know the story of Montblanc and its famous …

Carbon Fiber

The Top 10 movies for entrepreneurs

Share13<p>Tweet<p>Share24<p>+17<p>Shares 44<p><i>Get our latest app for startup stories, news, ideas, research and analysis.</i> <i>Install Now »</i><p>If you ask my friends that go …

Need Waterproof Hiking Shoes? Try Titanium 'OutDry'

From snow to the rocky trails (to mosquito-infested muskeg in Alaska) one shoe has been on my feet more than any other this year.<p><b>As a gear editor, I</b> …

Backpacking

37 Bathroom Design Ideas to Inspire Your Next Renovation Photos

Whether you’re making small upgrades or going for a full overhaul, a bathroom renovation can make a big difference in the feel of your home (and its future resale value). So it’s no wonder that along with the kitchen, this practical space often takes top priority when it comes time to remodel. But …

House prices are going nuts again

House prices are going nuts again. According to RP Data, home values across the five capital cities have expanded 9.8 per cent over the last year …

Housing

The Clean Tee is the most sustainable shirt on the planet

<b>California company Nomadix has invented an amazing T-shirt that's made entirely from recycled textile waste, without any added water or dye.</b><p>Did you …

Inside the Greatest X-Rated Animated Film You’ve Never Heard Of

At the 1973 Berlin Film Festival, overenthusiastic parents, eager to take their kids to a “family-friendly” animated film, crowded into a German …

Los Angeles