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China Is Growing A Vertical Forest To Gobble Up CO2

China Is Growing A Vertical Forest To Gobble Up CO2

This two-tower complex will remove 26 tons of CO2 from the atmosphere every year.
Artist Behind Obama “Hope” Poster Makes New Series For Trump Inauguration

Artist Behind Obama “Hope” Poster Makes New Series For Trump Inauguration

Former President Barack Obama’s poster emblazoned with the word “Hope” served as an iconic statement for his 2008 campaign and 2009 inauguration. Now, for President Donald Trump’s inauguration, Shepard Fairey, the artist behind the poster, has created a new series of posters, all with a similar message of hope and...
How Did People Wake Up Before Alarm Clocks?

How Did People Wake Up Before Alarm Clocks?

Even though it's the least enjoyable event of the day, humans sure have come up with a lot of ways to summon it.
What The First Human Homes On Mars Might Look Like

What The First Human Homes On Mars Might Look Like

The walls will be ten feet thick to insulate against cosmic radiation, micrometeorites and below freezing outside temperatures.
22 Stunning Photos Of Abandoned Factories Given New Life

22 Stunning Photos Of Abandoned Factories Given New Life

The quest for maximum space at minimum price has led many developers to set their sights on abandoned buildings.
Why Your Office Is Slowly Killing You — And What To Do About It

Why Your Office Is Slowly Killing You — And What To Do About It

A scientific analysis of how your office can literally make you sick.
The Rubik’s Cube: A Brief History Of The Iconic Puzzle

The Rubik’s Cube: A Brief History Of The Iconic Puzzle

Over 350 million Rubik's Cube toys have been sold since their invention.
The Surprising History Of High Heels

The Surprising History Of High Heels

Believe it or not, women originally started wearing heels to appear more masculine.
Taking The High Ground: How Some Countries Are Preparing For Global Warming

Taking The High Ground: How Some Countries Are Preparing For Global Warming

In many parts of the world, people aren't debating climate change, but how best to adapt to it.
Inside The Tiny Houses This Oakland Artist Is Using To Fight Homelessness

Inside The Tiny Houses This Oakland Artist Is Using To Fight Homelessness

They may not look like much, but it's a hell of a lot better than waking up in jail.
21 Entrancing Examples Of Tension Furniture Forged By Physics

21 Entrancing Examples Of Tension Furniture Forged By Physics

You're not going to find any of these incredible pieces at IKEA.