October 17, 2014

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October 12, 2014
alex quang kotoite tran

alex quang kotoite tran

October 11, 2014


New report: The age of gigabit connectivity is dawning. How will it change our lives and societies? Experts weigh in.

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October 5, 2014


Temperatures in the ’60s, Ed van der Elsken

October 5, 2014


The Markthal Rotterdam

Designed by Dutch architects MVRDV, the covered food market and housing development in the Netherlands.The mural inside titled Cornucopia was created by artists Arno Coenen and Iris Roskam. It wraps around the interior ceiling and occupies over 36,000 square feet of space. 

October 5, 2014

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September 30, 2014


The Society of the Crossed Keys

The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014) - Certified Fresh at 92%

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September 29, 2014


When photographer Sandro Miller decided to do a project to honor the photographers who had inspired him and shaped his career, he called on his longtime friend and frequent collaborator John Malkovich to help him. The result is Malkovich, Malkovich, Malkovich: Homage to Photographic Masters, a brilliant series of 35 recreations of iconic portraits, all starring the actor as the subject.

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September 29, 2014


Hong Kong studio Rural Urban Framework has completed a grey-brick hospital in the Chinese village of Angdong that is intended to set a benchmark for health facilities in rural areas »

September 28, 2014


Lloyd’s Building | Richard RogersSzymon Migaj

September 27, 2014

Japanese company plans space elevator by 2050


Japanese company plans space elevator by 2050

September 26, 2014

Toothpaste for dinner


Toothpaste for dinner

September 24, 2014

SO every time I visit the Philippines, I hear my sister’s friend speak to gay men in a language that sounds like Tagalog, but I don’t understand anything she’s saying. It turns out that homosexuals and people who spend a lot of time with them have developed a sociolect (I just learned this word) of their own. And I finally found the Wikipedia article that talks about it. A very interesting read that shows a lot about Filipino culture (especially what kind of words have been translated, i.e. “G.I. Joe means A foreign lover, particularly American”). 

September 23, 2014


Editor’s Choice | Global News Pictures of the Day 

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September 22, 2014


A skylight the length of a football field will be the signature element of downtown L.A.’s New Wilshire Grand. But at what cost? 

When it was proposed, there were concerns about how it would react during an earthquake. And would it be able to support the weight of a cleaning crew?

The New Wilshire Grand will have its river of glass, but it took some maneuvering to get it approved

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