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10 Hip Wallpaper Designs

Wallpaper is a homes' best friend. The popular material changes boring white walls into incredible murals. Wallpaper also adds funk to your home, no matter the room (plus, it's fun to look at).<p>Take a peek at some of our favorite patterned wall designs.

Farrow & Ball

MacTrast Deals: The 2017 Arduino Starter Kit and Course Bundle

- Feb 3, 2017<p>The 2017 Arduino Starter Kit and Course Bundle includes a fully stocked ARDX Arduino Starter Kit, along with 8 informative ebooks and 15 …

21 Modern Cabins For The Stylish Mountain Man

1 of 36|Twins: Houses in Five Parts by William O’Brien Jr<p>2 of 36|Twins: Houses in Five Parts by William O’Brien Jr<p>3 of 36|Library by Studio Padron<p>4 …

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Design

How to make your compost - easy, cheap, and sustainable

Composting can make a big difference for the soil in your garden – or why not, even in your flower pots. If more people composted then we’d enjoy …

Portable micro wind turbine prototype weighs 2 lbs and packs down to the size of an umbrella

<b>Lightweight, collapsible, and quick to deploy, this little wind generator might be a viable off-grid portable power source in places where solar</b> …

Stavanger's outdoor adventures

Built on the riches of oil, Stavanger conceals a pristine old town of timber houses that twists down to its high-spirited port. There’s plenty to hold you in the city now urban regeneration has got a grip, with everything from street art tours to sushi fine-dining, but the real treasures lie in its …

The Power of One Person to Change the World

Exploration, Science, Conservation and Education Shaped by Innovative Pioneers<p>The quest for knowledge about our past, present, and future has never been more important, particularly in a world increasingly changed by geopolitics, climate change, and a burgeoning population crimping natural …

A new generation calling: the utterly marvellous Peachtree nova150

Thump and wallop were noted as the prominent features of a Rega RP8-charged mid-afternoon romp through a 2LP vinyl take on Aphex Twin’s I Care …

Audiophile

Mongolia: Intimate Portrait of a Far-Off Land

I first heard about Mongolia when I was about 7 or 8 years old. My grandfather was a war prisoner during World War II. Both of my grandfathers served in the French army and were prisoners in Germany during the war. One of them, Louis, was rescued in late 1944 by a detachment of Mongol soldiers who …

Article: A Maryland chicken farmer goes organic

When I met Andrew McLean last summer, I was with a group of a dozen journalists on his Ruthsburg chicken farm. We were there as part of a Chesapeake …

5 Reasons Why Lightning Is Better For Headphones Than 3.5mm Jack

Lightning vs 3.5mm headphone jack: Apple's decision to kill the 3.5mm headphone jack when announcing the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus is still causing …

10 Things Emotionally Intelligent People Refuse to Think

Believing these negative thoughts can become a self-fulfilling prophecy you want no part of, trust me.<p>Pay attention to what comes out of your mouth. The language you use affects how you experience your world, and how others experience you. Inevitably, things get "lost in translation."<p>If you're …

Why You're Not In Shape And What To Do About It - Guyology

As a personal trainer I get insight into many human behaviours.<p>Early Wednesday can be spent with a stressed out mid-level manager of an SME who is …

47 Stunning Photographs Of People From Around The World

Proof that beauty comes in all colors.<p><i>CORRECTION: The last photo has been replaced with a person whose natural skin tone wasn't altered. h/t Dominie Dirtch for pointing this out. (3/16/14)</i><p>Special thanks to all the photographers for allowing me to showcase their beautiful work.

iPhone 7 and 7 Plus: Best Android alternatives to Apple's new phone

If Apple didn't manage to win you over with the glossy black iPhone 7 and its lack of headphone jack, there is a wide range of Android devices out there that might better suit you.<p>For those considering the move to Android, here are some of the best options on the market.<p>Samsung Galaxy Note 7<p>Despite …

Modern Plywood Treehouse

Our client, a Creative Director in the skateboarding world, was looking for a kitchen and powder room filled with texture and life, and a showcase to exhibit a finely curated collection of art in all forms. What emerged from the collaboration is a kitchen that is a sculpture in itself, modern and …

Storage Ideas

Why Removing the Headphone Jack in the iPhone 7 is Stupid - The Carter Crater

Apple removing the headphone jack from the iPhone 7 has me unhappy, but the misconceptions around it have me angrier. I thought trying to read …

20 Delightful Kids’ Rooms with Skylights

A light that shines from up above as if presenting a portal to divine beauty, the skylight alters the appeal of a room and its aura completely. For …

Furniture Design in the Wild: How to Make a Bushcraft Chair

…with minimal tools and materials<p>This would be a great first-year Industrial Design school problem: Drop the students off in the woods, give them …

Sleek Low Cost Cabin Construction

The Glass and Wood House<p>The Neiling House, located in Berlin, was designed by Peter Grundmann in collaboration with Thomas Pohl. The project was …

The Ultimate Bikepacking Kit

I knew diddly about bikepacking when I signed on for a multi-day, unsupported, ass-breaking ride on rugged Western singletrack that turned out to be …

Bikepacking

Canning with Kids: What a Day of Summer Preserving Looks Like for My Family

Labor Day weekend is upon us, and if you're wondering what to do with your brood, why not get the gang involved in a summer preserving project? It'll …

After moving back in to my childhood home, I discovered a secret in the wall

<i>Facts & Arguments is a daily personal piece submitted by readers. Have a story to tell? See our guidelines at</i> tgam.ca/essayguide.<p>In the summer of 1994, I moved back in to my childhood home – but this time with my husband and three children, aged 8, 7 and 2.<p>My parents had died at the “young” ages of …

How to Waterproof a Concrete House

If you're building a concrete foundation, or larger parts of your home involve concrete, you may want to consider waterproofing the concrete itself …

Kenzo's New Perfume Ad Is the Best, Craziest Commercial You've Ever Seen

How do you visually sell a smell? Show the things (flowers, the ocean) the smell smells like? Show people enjoying the smell? Create a story that evoked the spirit of the smell? Like maybe a pretty girl in a pretty dress breaking away from the boundaries of polite society? You know the scenarios …

Breaking Away

Burning Man Gets Going in Black Rock: Pictures

7 excellent ideas you can copy from this great house

Something interesting is happening across Poland: modern and minimalist design aesthetics are fast gaining popularity and are being installed in …

Audio specifications: Which ones matter, which ones don't

I'll start with the obvious: most audio specs are nearly useless to consumers -- frequency response, total harmonic distortion, slew rate, input sensitivity -- <i>fuhgetaboutit</i>. The most useful specs are the ones that average people understand, like the product's size (dimensions) and weight. Duhhh -- …