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Living in a Modern Farmhouse You Can Be Proud Of: Ripple Road

This modern farmhouse on Vancouver’s Ripple Road was imagined by <b>Kelly Deck Design</b> as having an open layout, where functionality and elegance meet to …

TED Talk: How Public Spaces Make Cities Work / Amanda Burden

Amanda Burden, former animal behaviorist turned New York’s chief city planner, has discovered what makes cities desirable: great public spaces. …

TED Talks

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GP practice / LensºAss Architecten

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The client wanted a consultancy space at home. The farmhouse itself is a typical courtyard farm. In …

Luxurious Mexico Residence with Multiple Outdoor Living Spaces

<b>Olson Kundig Architects</b> completed the design and development of the luxurious Mexico Residence located on a sandy beach in Baja. According to the …

Dezeen Jobs: latest jobs update

Scroll on for all the latest from our recruitment site Dezeen Jobs, including positions with Form Us With Love, Cinimod Studio and MAD Architects, …

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Peek smartphone adapter and app scans eyes to help combat blindness

The Portable Eye Examination Kit (Peek) aims to improve opthalmic health in low-income countries by adapting smartphones with clip-on hardware and an …

4 Slimming Foods To Always Have On-Hand

Keep these healthy staples around at all times, and you’ll never have to resort to ordering crap for dinner<p>It’s a dieting duh that holiday bashes can be pretty terrible for your waistline. But the fatty party food isn’t the only scale offender. Party hopping also makes it harder than ever to stay …

Healthy Eating

The Trick That Helped Khloe Kardashian Drop 30 Pounds

We’re loving this smart and easy tip<p>Lets face it: Hollywood stars often dispense unrealistic and/or unhelpful diet tips. Embarking on a baby food diet, banning every last carb, or sucking down bitter green juice in place of actual food isn’t exactly healthy—or appealing.<p>But Khloe Kardashian has …

Weight Loss

The Exercise That Could Help You Eat Less

Read this before you house a bunch of Oreos<p>Selfie may have been the word of 2013, but we think that mindfulness should’ve been up there, too—the practice is everywhere these days! The latest evidence: A new study published in the journal <i>Appetite</i> found that being mindful can help you eat less …

Mindfulness

15 Amazing No-Equipment Workouts

For when you have zero desire to step outside<p>We totally get it: When it’s pouring rain or temps are at Arctic levels, the last thing you want to do is head to the gym. But if you’ve made big fitness resolutions for 2014, skipping workouts because you’d rather curl up on the couch with hot chocolate …

Exercise

The 15-Minute Back Workout

Score a strong, sexy rear view by training your traps, lats, and delts<p>When checking out your reflection, you likely give a quick spin to see how your butt looks, but barely notice your back muscles. That's a shame, because they're crucial to getting a healthier body (and can look damn sexy too). A …

Muscle

You Can Eat Fast Food And Still Lose Weight—Seriously

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Edgeland House by Bercy Chen Studio: http://www.archello.com/en/project/edgeland-house

House Between Oak Trees / Murado & Elvira Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> This project begins with the client's desire to see the setting sun and firelight simultaneously, and …

Luna Rossa by AA Studio: http://www.archello.com/en/project/luna-rossa

AE28: Inverted Topographical Fins

One architectural element I've noticed in a few retail and dining establishments lately is what I'm calling "inverted topographical fins," which are …

Woodland retreat by Béres Architects nestles up against a jagged rock face

This rectilinear wooden cabin in Hungary by young studio Béres Architects nestles up against the exposed rock face of a former quarry (+ …

#Lighting design by Krithika Kapoor

The new Festival Hall in Erl , Austria 2012

The Tiroler Festspiele Erl’s new Festival Hall was designed by Austrian architectural practice Delugan Meissl Associates. Sited against a background …

Marina's Birds #Lamp by Fajno Design

Cozy night in? Keep it light with a stuffed veggie recipe: http://on.self.com/1bCZsFL