HOW TO: Make spicy and nutty cauliflower snacks

HOW TO: Make spicy and nutty cauliflower snacks

Need a healthy snack to get you through the day? This recipe for crunchy and nutritious cauliflower bites may be just what you’re looking for. Tossed with peanut butter, masala, and…

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Swedish Juniper House mirrors its surroundings with a clever vinyl facade

Swedish Juniper House mirrors its surroundings with a clever vinyl…

.. The beautiful Juniper House is a 540 sq-foot home made from local timber. Three of its sides were masked in a vinyl cloth that was screen printed with photographs of the same…

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OffCentre invites nature into small spaces with hand blown glass

OffCentre invites nature into small spaces with hand blown glass

Inhabitat spotted OffCentre's ethereal glassware at this year's New York Design Week. Hand blown in Brooklyn by designers Edison Zapata and Romina Gonzales, their line of vases, pendant…

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Apple is the world's greenest tech company, according to Greenpeace

Apple is the world's greenest tech company, according to Greenpeace

Just a few years back, in 2011, Greenpeace named Apple as the “least clean” tech company, chastising the iPhone maker in particular for their coal-fueled data centers. Since then,…

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Can Tesla's battery hit $1 billion in sales faster than the iPhone?

Can Tesla's battery hit $1 billion in sales faster than the iPhone?

The highly-anticipated April 30 launch of the Tesla Powerwall and Powerpack storage batteries has generated a massive wave of interest, with the company announcing just ten days later…

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Ten solutions to California's drought

Ten solutions to California's drought

Desalination systems Carlsbad, plus small scale solar alternatives Fog…

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13 of the most incredible sandcastles you've ever seen

13 of the most incredible sandcastles you've ever seen

Summer is almost here, and that means days at the beach building sandcastles! We've lined up some of the most incredibly creative sandcastles ever - including a Super Mario sandcastle,…

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Casa Invisibile is an innovative, tailor-made prefab home with mirrored walls

Casa Invisibile is an innovative, tailor-made prefab home with…

Delugan Meissl's idea of the future home was designed with flexibility and spatial quality in mind. Its modular tailor-made design gives clients' the freedom to choose its facades,…

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Aerial photos show that celebs are wasting water while California suffers the worst drought in history

Aerial photos show that celebs are wasting water while California…

New aerial photos show that some of California's biggest stars appear to be pouring water into their lawns and landscaping at an alarming rate, even while the state suffers from its…

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INFOGRAPHIC: Top 18 houseplants for purifying the air you breathe, according to NASA

INFOGRAPHIC: Top 18 houseplants for purifying the air you breathe,…

Houseplants do wonders for a house: they breathe new life to a room, add a bright pop of color, and purify the air. Not all plants are equally effective, however, when it comes to…

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Tom’s Hut is a tiny prefab timber cabin in the Austrian wilderness

Tom’s Hut is a tiny prefab timber cabin in the Austrian wilderness

Constructed atop a brick foundation, Tom’s Hut is made from a prefabricated and angular wooden structure. A sloped metal roof and chimney top the cabin and the timber planks that clad…

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INFOGRAPHIC: The ultimate guide to guerrilla gardening

INFOGRAPHIC: The ultimate guide to guerrilla gardening

Guerrilla gardening is the act of taking on a patch of neglected, bedraggled public land to make it beautiful using flowers, vegetables, and fruits. So whether you live in an apartment…

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Ultra-narrow affordable LG House encourages open living

Ultra-narrow affordable LG House encourages open living

The LG House in Edmonton, Canada, is an affordable ultra-thin home that encourages an open lifestyle. Thirdstone Inc. designed the structure with floor-to-ceiling windows and the only…

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Singaporean Star Wars fans create an incredibly detailed LEGO Millenium Falcon

Singaporean Star Wars fans create an incredibly detailed LEGO…

The real Millenium Falcon might not have had as much detail as this one does. A team of builders has created a Lego Millenium Falcon that is so true to form that it took two months to…

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Expert Says "We May Have to Migrate People out of California"

Fire, earthquakes and one of the worst droughts in recent history - these days California is not looking like the best place to settle down. In fact, things have gotten so bad that the…

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World's first warm-blooded fish is faster and smarter than its cold-blooded cousins

World's first warm-blooded fish is faster and smarter than its…

All fish are cold-blooded, right? Not anymore, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Fisheries' Southwest Fisheries Science Center. NOAA researchers…

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Man takes 300-mile bike trip from Amsterdam to London with two cats in a glass box

Man takes 300-mile bike trip from Amsterdam to London with two cats in…

A man, a plan, a bike, a litterbox. That’s how Thomas Vles traveled the 300 miles from Amsterdam to London this April. Oh yes, and his two feline friends Mushi and Cheesy were also…

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Subterranean Conservation Hall is a glass-walled atrium under the Governor's lawn in Tennessee

Subterranean Conservation Hall is a glass-walled atrium under the…

Related: SHINE's latest Tec de Monterrey optimizes natural light and ventilation with parametric modeling + Archimania Via Plataforma Arquitectura

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Google's autonomous cars will drive themselves around Mountain View this summer

Google's autonomous cars will drive themselves around Mountain View…

Newsfeeds have been abuzz lately with discussions about the safety of Google’s self-driving cars. On the heels of the news that none of the autonomous vehicles were at fault in the…

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Enter the Green-Go Short Film Contest for a shot at a 700-euro gift voucher

Enter the Green-Go Short Film Contest for a shot at a 700-euro gift…

Are you a filmmaker who wants to make a positive difference in the world? Submit your work to the Green-Go Short Film Contest and you could win a 700-euro gift voucher as well as…

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Bill Nye launches crowdfunding campaign to back Carl Sagan's dream LightSail

Bill Nye launches crowdfunding campaign to back Carl Sagan's dream…

You can become a backer of one of the coolest space programs in this universe. Bill Nye—yep, The Science Guy—has launched a Kickstarter campaign to fuel The Planetary Society,…

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Is this the world's most efficient solar system?

Is this the world's most efficient solar system?

When it comes to solar electricity, efficiency is the key to success. And a new solar electric project in South Africa’s Kalahari Desert may just be the most efficient system that…

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Announcing the winners of Inhabitat's 2015 Green Awards at BKLYN Designs!

Announcing the winners of Inhabitat's 2015 Green Awards at BKLYN…

READER'S CHOICE: PHIL GAUTREAU EDITOR'S CHOICE: FAHZ

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Diller Scofidio + Renfro reveal preliminary concept for the US Olympic Museum

Diller Scofidio + Renfro reveal preliminary concept for the US Olympic…

Picture Concepts for the United States Olympic Museum, scheduled to open in downtown Colorado Springs, CO before the 2018 Olympic Winter Games, have been revealed by New York studio…

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Australian street artist uses tape to create outstanding works of art

Australian street artist uses tape to create outstanding works of art

Diss says that tape became his preferred medium by accident, initially using it to mark outlines for where he would paint his creations, and that he quickly discovered its versatility.…

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Timber-clad community center in France mimics the forest surrounding it

Timber-clad community center in France mimics the forest surrounding…

A timber-clad cultural center in the center of Chaville, France designed by Laraqui Bringer Architecture mimicks the lush forest that surrounds the city. Encased with a lace-like…

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Designers build rural Chinese resort around mystical hot springs

Designers build rural Chinese resort around mystical hot springs

The resort buildings are constructed with the simplest of materials: glass, stone, wood, and pebbles. Walkways between the buildings are experiences in and of themselves, both graveled…

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Funky metal-clad home mimics the patchwork topography of Slovenia

Funky metal-clad home mimics the patchwork topography of Slovenia

It's hard to imagine how a metal-clad home might blend in with a topography as varied and lush as that of Slovenska Konjice, Slovenia, but Scapelab gives it a go with striations in the…

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Isaac Cordal depicts for-profit universities as horrifying dystopian factories

Isaac Cordal depicts for-profit universities as horrifying dystopian…

Privatization and capitalism aren’t the only reasons why creativity is disappearing in education systems around the world. The rise of standardized testing and curricula have…

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This minimalist wallet is the thinnest in the world

This minimalist wallet is the thinnest in the world

Wallets haven't evolved much over the years, but the guys at ACE thought it was about time they did. By creating a wallet out of a single, continuous piece of nylon, they made the…

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London's Wilkinson Eyre Architects reveal plans to refurbish three King's Cross gasholders into mixed use buildings

London's Wilkinson Eyre Architects reveal plans to refurbish three…

Plans for the refurbishment of three King's Cross gasholders have been released by Wilkinson Eyre Architects. The Siamese Triplet gasholders, named for their interconnected frames, will…

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Artist constructs creepy Darth Vader masks entirely from dead insects

Artist constructs creepy Darth Vader masks entirely from dead insects

Artist Klaus Enrique’s humanoid sculptures are both beautiful and grotesque, made from both fragrant flowers, vegetables and plants- as well as gruesome dead millipedes, moths and…

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WHO wants to ban disease names that offend animals

WHO wants to ban disease names that offend animals

What do swine flu, monkey pox, and paralytic shellfish poisoning all have in common? Sure, they’re all illnesses but the important commonality according to the World Health…

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Australia threatens to kill Johnny Depp's dogs

Australia threatens to kill Johnny Depp's dogs

Traveling with animals is far from the easiest of tasks, but traveling with animals without proper permits is downright foolish, as Johnny Depp has recently found out. Currently in…

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Join Jamie Oliver's fight for children’s food education on Food Revolution Day, May 15

Join Jamie Oliver's fight for children’s food education on Food…

Jamie Oliver is known around the globe as a guy who is passionate about food and, in particular, about food education at an early age. He’s battled for better school lunches, worked…

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Citi Bike offers up free rides today in honor of Bike Month

Citi Bike offers up free rides today in honor of Bike Month

It looks like Christmas has come early for NYC bikers! Everybody's favorite bike-sharing program, Citi Bike, is hosting its very first ‘Free Ride Day’ this Thursday, May 14th. In…

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Vampire power is sucking away your savings, to the tune of $19 billion a year

Vampire power is sucking away your savings, to the tune of $19 billion…

  Your mother probably taught you to turn off the light when you leave a room. Why waste money and energy when you’re not using it, right? Well, there are lots of other sneaky…

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Scientists conclude that permafrost melting may not be as devastating as predicted

Scientists conclude that permafrost melting may not be as devastating…

Earth’s permafrost is thawing and the climate consequences are concerning. Scientists estimate that 1,330 billion to 1,580 billion tons of organic carbon are stored within the…

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